Biography - Josephus Barry

Josephus BARRY, deceased, was born in this county March 2, 1835, and married, December 29, 1858, Miss Mary M. McADAMS, settling on a farm of 160 acres, afterward buying at different times, until he owned, at his death, 240 acres of land; his death occurred January 8, 1877, his wife having passed over to the land of the hereafter July 4, 1868, leaving an only son, Charles BARRY, who was born March 23, 1860, who took charge of the homestead on reaching his majority, and who married, February 25, 1880, Lucy J. CORLEW, daughter of John CORLEW, of Montgomery County.

Extracted 19 Nov 2016 by Norma Hass from 1882 History of Bond and Montgomery Counties, Illinois, Part 2 Biographical Department, page 130.

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