Barnum, Phineas Taylor

Phineas Taylor Barnum, detail
Life span
07/05/1810—04/07/1891

Life Summary

Full name
  Phineas Taylor Barnum
Place of Birth
Burial Place
Birth Date Certainty
  Exact
Death Date Certainty
  Exact
Gender
  Male
Race
  White
Sectional choice
  North
Origins
  Free State
No. of Siblings
  9
No. of Spouses
  1
Family
 
Philo Barnum (father), Irene Taylor (mother), Charity Hallet (wife)
Occupation
  Politician
  Businessman
  Journalist
  Writer or Artist
Relation to Slavery
  White non-slaveholder
Political Parties
  Republican
Government
  State legislature
  Local government

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