Barker Surname Origin
A tanner. "What craftsman art thou, said the king, I pray thee tell me trowe? I am a Barker, sir, by my trade, Now tell me, what art thou?" Percy's Reliques.
Source: An Etymological Dictionary of Family and Christian Names With an Essay on their Derivation and Import; Arthur, William, M.A.; New York, NY: Sheldon, Blake, Bleeker & CO., 1857.
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