Noyes Barber Edit Profile
He attended the common schools and engaged in mercantile pursuits.
He was elected as a Democratic-Republican to the Seventeenth Congress, an Adams-Clay Republican to the Eighteenth, an Adams candidate to the Nineteenth and Twentieth, and an Anti-Jacksonian to the Twenty-first through the Twenty-third Congresses, serving from March 4, 1821 to March 3, 1835. He was an unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1834 to the Twenty-fourth Congress. Barber died in Groton on January 3, 1844 (age 62 years, 250 days).
He is interred at Starr Cemetery, Groton, Connecticut. Both of these men served as Representatives in the United States Congress.
Barber was a member of the Connecticut State House of Representatives in 1818. He resumed mercantile pursuits and was also a member of all Whig conventions from 1836.