George Franklin Barber

George Franklin Barber bio

Birth Name: George Franklin Barber

Occupation: Architect

Place Of Birth: Illinois

Date Of Birth: July 31, 1854

Date Of Death: February 17, 1915

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

George Franklin Barber was born on the 31st of July, 1854. He was best known for being a Architect. Residential architect who marketed his domestic designs through mail-order catalogs; dominated the late Victorian era within the United States. His designs peppered the entire country–all 50 states–and could also be seen in Japan and the Philippines.

George Franklin Barber was born in Illinois. He was a mostly self-taught architect who co- founded a contracting and building firm with his brother. His business took off with the publication of a nationwide catalogue offering 59 different building designs. His business eventually employed more than 50 people who handled orders from the U.S. and overseas. His ingenuity was granted a permanent place in history when the National Register of Historic Places included more than 48 of his houses in their listings.

George Franklin Barber was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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George Franklin Barber was born in 1850s.

George Franklin Barber is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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George Franklin Barber’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on George Franklin Barber’s parents.

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Personal Life

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George Franklin Barber was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: George Franklin Barber
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: George Franklin Barber was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: George Franklin Barber was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: George Franklin Barber had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

George Franklin Barber’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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