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P.T. Barnum

Ancestry of
P.T. Barnum

Co-Founder of Barnum & Bailey Circus


    Phineas Taylor Barnum

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 5 Jul 1810 
    • Birth Location:
    • Bethel, Fairfield, Connecticut 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 7 Apr 1891 
    • Death Location:
    • Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Mountain Grove Cemetery and Mausoleum, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut 
    • Notes: 
    • aka P. T. Barnum, co-founder of the Barnum & Bailey Circus.

  • Marriages for Phineas Taylor Barnum


    • Spouse:
    • Charity Hallett
    • Marriage Date:
    • 8 Nov 1829

    • Spouse:
    • Nancy Fish
    • Marriage Date:
    • 16 Sep 1874

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  • Sources for Phineas Taylor Barnum

    • 2 Barnum, Eben Lewis and Rev. Francis Barnum, Genealogical Record of the Barnum Family Presenting a Conspectus of the Male Descendants of T homas Barnum 1625-1695, Gardner, Massachusetts: Meals Printing Co. (1912), 22.
    • 3 Orcutt, Rev. Samuel, A History of the Old Town of Stratford and the City of Bridgeport, Connecticut, Part II, New Haven, Connecticut: Press of Tuttle, Morehouse and Taylor (1886), 1120.