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Date:
October 5, 2019
Time:
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Time Details:
2-4pm
Location:
Barron Arts Center
Address:
582 Rahway Avenue
Woodbridge, NJ 07095
Contact:
732-634-0413
Cost:
FREE with suggested donation of $5.00
The Barron Family Exhibit
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RECEPTION: "The Barron Family of Woodbridge" Exhibit

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Historic Woodbridge Family is Spotlighted at the Barron Arts Center “Settling in Woodbridge” A History of the Barron Family On View: October 5, 2019 Opening Reception: October 5, 2019 ~ 2-4pm Free Admission. No reservations needed. For more information call (732) 634-0413 This exhibit, drawn from the family archives of the descendants of the Barron Family of Woodbridge, will feature a chronology of the Barron family journey from Ireland to Massachusetts to New Jersey and beyond. Of special note will be artifacts from the life of Barron Library benefactor Thomas Barron, the Civil War diary of Dr. John Connor Barron and a variety of correspondence, artifacts and photographs from Maria Louisa Barron Fredricks, wife of the noted 19th century New York photographer Charles DeForest Fredricks. These and many other Barron family members referenced in the exhibit are buried in the First Presbyterian Church cemetery right next door to the Barron Arts Center.