The following facts about Barbara's life are known:
- Birth: She was born May 28, 1802 in York County, Pennsylvania, the daughter of George and Maria Catharina (KALTREIDER) PETRY.
- Marriage: She married in 1821 in Stark County, Ohio to Johannes "John S." WEHRLY.
- Census: 1860 - She was enumerated in the household of John S. Whorley, Madison Township, Jay County, Indiana.
- Census: 1870 - She was enumerated in the household of John S. Werley, Madison Township, Jay County, Indiana.
- Death: She died August 27, 1880 in Salamonia, Jay County, Indiana.
- Burial: She is buried in the Salamonia Cemetery, Madison Township, Jay County, Indiana.
The following facts need additional research and/or documentation to complete my research:
- Marriage: Need to determine the exact date of Barbara and John's marriage in Stark County, Ohio
- Census: Need to locate her in the 1850 census. She should be located in Preble County, Ohio.
- Death: Need to check with the Jay County, Indiana Health Department to see if there exists a death record.
- Obituary: Need to check and see if there was mention of her death in any local newspapers.
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