Julia Gibbons Collection

Summary: Donor, a descendant of the Barkley family, contributed this image. Pictured are Mrs. Melinda Elizabeth Duncan Barkley who came from Kentucky with her husband to Birdville, and her daughter, Alice, who became the first female postmistress in Texas at age 15. Additional information on the Barkley Family is kept in the Biographical Files of the Archives.

  • Photograph: Portrait of three Barkley Women taken at Titche's Downtown Portrait Studio, Dallas in 1901. Left to right: Mrs. Melinda Elizabeth Duncan Barkley (age 74), Mrs. Alice Barkley Wright (age 51), and Fannie Barkley Waller (age 77)

Barkley Women 1901

This page was last modified on May 09, 2016


County Telephone Operator 817-884-1111

Tarrant County provides the information contained in this web site as a public service. Every effort is made to ensure that information provided is correct. However, in any case where legal reliance on information contained in these pages is required, the official records of Tarrant County should be consulted. Tarrant County is not responsible for the content of, nor endorses any site which has a link from the Tarrant County web site.

100 E. Weatherford, Fort Worth, Texas 76196