Barker, Nehemiah a Congregational minister, was born in 1720. He graduated at Yale in 1742, and was, ordained in Killingly, Conn., in 1755, where he remained until 1756. In 1757 he removed to Long Island, N. Y., preaching in Southold and Aquebogue. He died in Mattituck, L. I., March 10, 1772. See Cong. Quarterly, 1860, p. 183.