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2. BARKER BREWSTER7 CHURCHILL (Lewis6, Nathaniel5-4, Williams3-2, John1) was b. Feb. 4, 1815, in Cornish. A farmer and carpenter; rem from the farm to the Flat in 1861. He enlisted in the Civil War. (See Military.) After the war he continued at his trade through life. He m. first, in 1842, Mary A. Angier, b. in 1824, and d. May 26, 1861; m. second, Jan. 21, 1867, Mrs. Mary J. (Westgate) Britton, b. May 2, 1831, and d. Aug. 5, 1907. He d. Oct. 15, 1879, aged 64. Children, all b. in Cornish:

i. A child, b. March-, 1843, and d. in Aug. of same year.
ii. EDGAR A., b. Aug. 29, 1847. He enlisted in the Civil War with his father. (See Military.) Like all his immediate ancestors, he is a sturdy Democrat and often nominated on that ticket. Has served the town many years as a selectman. He is a farmer and res. on the farm of John and Hannah (Brown) Davis, of which he came into possession through faithful service as their employee. Unm. in 1910.
iii. MARY E., b. April 20, 1850; m. Aug. 29, 1874, Lovell B. George of Newport. Two children.
iv. JENNIE, b. Dec. 31. 1885; m. July 11, 1876, William F. Waite of Worcester, Mass. Five children. Shed. May 25, 1891.

Child by second wife:
v. NETTIE B., b. Feb. 20, 1868; m. Sept. 27, 1896, Marvin B. Lindsay of Cornish. Six children (1909). (See Lindsay.)

MLA Source Citation:

Child, William Henry. History of the town of Cornish, New Hampshire, with genealogical record, 1763-1910. Concord, N.H., Rumford Press. c1911. Web. 1 September 2016.
- Last updated on Sep 17th, 2012

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