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Prof. George Aaron Barton, D.D., Ph.D.

Male 1859 - 1942  (82 years)


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  • Name George Aaron Barton 
    Title Prof. 
    Suffix D.D., Ph.D. 
    Born 12 Nov 1859  East Farnham, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1882  [1
    Immigration 1900  [1
    Naturalized Citizen 
    Information 1902  New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Published "A Sketch of Semitic Orgins, Social and Religious", NY, Macmillan, 342 pp. 
    Occupation 1902  Bryn Mawr, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Associate Professor of Biblical Literature and Semitic Languages, Bryn Mawr College 
    Occupation 1903  Jerusalem, Palestine (now Israel) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Director of the American School 
    Education Mar 1905  Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Awarded a D.D. degree at Trinity College 
    Occupation May 1910  Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    College Professor 
    Residence May 1910  Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    rents his house at 237 Roberts Road 
    Census 13 May 1910  Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    head-of-household 
    Information 1913  [6
    Published "Kugler's Criterion for Determing the Order of the Months in the Earliest Babylonian Calendar", American Oriental Society, pp 297-305 
    Religion 1918  [7
    A life-long Quaker, he renounced his faith in a disagreement over the Friends attitude towards World War I and joined the Episcopal Church in which he became a priest in the following year. 
    Residence Jan 1920  Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    rents his house at 227 Roberts Road 
    Census 7 Jan 1920  Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    head-of-household 
    Occupation 9 May 1922  Philadelphia (Univ. of Penn.), Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    appointed as Professor of Semitic Languages 
    Occupation Jun 1931  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    member of the faculty of the Protestant Episcopal Divinity School 
    Occupation Jun 1931  Philadelphia (Univ. of Penn.), Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Professor of Semitic Languages 
    Residence Jun 1931  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    on the grounds of the Protestant Episcopal Divinity School 
    Occupation May 1940  Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    University Professor 
    Residence May 1940  Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    owns his house at 3610 Royal Palm, value $5,000 
    Census 2 May 1940  Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    head-of-household 
    Medical Information 26 Jun 1942  Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    reported as gravely ill at his summer home 
    Died 28 Jun 1942 
    Buried Cambridge (Mount Auburn Cem.), Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I4756  Barton Database | Lineage Roger Barton, b c1628, md Mary - DNA Lineage II
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 

    Father Daniel Barton,   b. 7 Jun 1819, Monkton, Addison Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1898, East Farnham, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Mary Stevens Bull,   b. 7 Jun 1819, Monkton, Addison Co., Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1898, East Farnham, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Jan 1846  East Farnham, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1434  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline Brewer Danforth,   b. Abt 1863, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1930  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1884  Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
     1. Rhoda Caroline Barton,   b. Abt 1907, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 12:57:57 
    Family ID F1792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Katherine Blye Hagy,   b. Abt 1891, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 6 Jun 1931 
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 13:09:25 
    Family ID F1793  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1859 - East Farnham, Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1884 - Boston, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsInformation - Published "A Sketch of Semitic Orgins, Social and Religious", NY, Macmillan, 342 pp. - 1902 - New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Associate Professor of Biblical Literature and Semitic Languages, Bryn Mawr College - 1902 - Bryn Mawr, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Director of the American School - 1903 - Jerusalem, Palestine (now Israel) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Awarded a D.D. degree at Trinity College - Mar 1905 - Hartford, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - College Professor - May 1910 - Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - rents his house at 237 Roberts Road - May 1910 - Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 13 May 1910 - Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - rents his house at 227 Roberts Road - Jan 1920 - Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 7 Jan 1920 - Lower Merion, Montgomery Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - appointed as Professor of Semitic Languages - 9 May 1922 - Philadelphia (Univ. of Penn.), Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - member of the faculty of the Protestant Episcopal Divinity School - Jun 1931 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Professor of Semitic Languages - Jun 1931 - Philadelphia (Univ. of Penn.), Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - on the grounds of the Protestant Episcopal Divinity School - Jun 1931 - Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - University Professor - May 1940 - Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - owns his house at 3610 Royal Palm, value $5,000 - May 1940 - Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 2 May 1940 - Miami, Dade Co., Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMedical Information - reported as gravely ill at his summer home - 26 Jun 1942 - Weston, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cambridge (Mount Auburn Cem.), Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !CITED in "The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record", vol. LIX, 1928.

      !CITED in "Dictionary of American Biography", Supplement Three 1941-1945
      (BART221).

      !CITED in "Who Was Who In America", Vol. 2, A.N.Marquis Co., 1950, pg. 48
      (BART224)

      CITED in "The Name and Family of Barton" compiled by The Media Research Bureau, Washington D.C., FHL microfilm no. 0874252, item 13. [2018: since discredited as fraudulent and misleading]

  • Sources 
    1. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census, T625_1606 pg 1B ED 121.

    2. [S4828] The American Journal of Semitic Languages and Literatures, Vol. 19, No. 1 (Oct., 1902), pp. 55-58.

    3. [S3519] Philadelphia Inquirer, The [PA], pg. 3, 10 May 1922.

    4. [S5229] Boston Herald [MA], pg. 8, 11 Mar 1905.

    5. [S3516] 1910 U. S. Census, T624_1378 pg 2B ED 98.

    6. [S4833] Journal of the American Oriental Society, (American Oriental Society), Vol. 33, 1913, pp 297-305.

    7. [S4152] Springfield Republican [MA], pg. 6, 1 Jul 1942.

    8. [S5230] Evening Tribune (San Diego, CA), pg. 3, 6 Jun 1931.

    9. [S5035] 1940 US Census (Ancestry), T627_632 pg 61A ED 69-119C.

    10. [S5229] Boston Herald [MA], pg. 18, 27 Jun 1942.

    11. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.

    12. [S4705] U. S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900.