Category Archives: Barber/Barboro/Sbarboro Family History

Eli Wardwell Robinson (1810-?) & Emily Hill (1820-?)

Eli Wardwell Robinson and Emily Hill are my 4x great grandparents, the parents of my 3x great grandmother Emma Matilda Robinson. Eli Wardwell Robinson was born about 1810 in New York. His parents are unknown. Emily Hill was born about … Continue reading

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Andrew Mayfield Watrous (1805-1871) & Harriet Vandercook (1807->1850)

Andrew Mayfield Watrous is my 4x great grandparents, the father of my 3x great grandfather Andrew M. Watrous. For now I am considering the mother of Andrew M. Watrous to be Harriet Vandercook. She is listed as the mother of … Continue reading

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Andrew M. Watrous (1841-1918) and Emma Matilda Robinson (1847-1916)

Andrew M. Watrous & Emma Matilda Robinson are my 3X great grandparents. They are the parents of my 2x great grandfather Arthur Wardardt Watrous. Andrew M. Watrous was born October 14, 1841 in Ohio. He was the son of Andrew … Continue reading

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Christian Deutsch (1814-1886) & Katherine Dahlem (1824-1901)

Christian Deutsch & Katherine Dahlem are my 3X great grandparents. They are the parents of my 2X great grandmother Caroline “Carrie” Deutsch. Christian Deutsch was born January 27, 1814 in Bavaria, a state in Southeastern Germany. His parents are thought … Continue reading

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David Hustead (1783-1821) & Jane Maxwell (1795-1821)

David Hustead and Jane Maxwell are my 4x great grandparents, the parents of my 3x great grandmother Sarah Hustead. Most of what I know about David and Jane was documented in David’s family’s Bible and transcribed and shared on Ancestry.com. … Continue reading

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Conrad Clovis (1789-1870) & Mary Coss (1788-1872)

Conrad Clovis & Mary Coss are my 4x great grandparents, the parents of my 3x great grandfather John Clovis. Conrad Clovis was born about 1789 in Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland.  I believe his father was Johanne Clobes who arrived in … Continue reading

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John Clovis (1817-1892) & Sarah Husted (1817-1875)

John Clovis and Sarah Husted are my 3x great grandparents, the parents of my 2x great grandmother Sarah Ann Clovis. John Clovis was born March 17, 1817 in Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland. He was a son of Conrad Clovis and … Continue reading

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Bartholomew Sbarboro (1806-) & Susanna Basaracco (1810-)

Bartholomew Sparboro and Susanna Basaracco are my 3x great grandparents, the parents of my 2x great grandfather Joseph (Guiseppe) (S)Barboro. Bartholomew Sparboro was born about 1806 in the Piedmont of Italy. His parents are unknown. Susanna Basaracco was born about … Continue reading

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February 2nd – The Day my Grandparents Die

One of my grandfathers died before I was born. The three grandparents I knew all died on February 2nd. Bizarre, right?      I grew up living with my maternal grandparents. My Grandpa Wallace Paul Cowan died on February 2, 1988. … Continue reading

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The Fratellanza Society & Adding 3 Great Great Great Uncles to My Family Tree

A cousin I’ve connected with, from my Sbarboro side, sent me information about the Fratellanza Society in Saint Louis, Missouri. He said that brothers of my great great grandfather (my cousin’s great grandfather), Guisseppe “Joseph” Sbarboro, were involved in the start of the … Continue reading

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