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MAJ Randolph Jones Barton, CSA

Male 1844 - 1921  (76 years)


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  • Name Randolph Jones Barton 
    Title MAJ 
    Suffix CSA 
    Born 24 Apr 1844  Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Education 1860-1861  Lexington (Virginia Military Institute), Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Hon. Grad., Class of 1864 
    Education Apr-Jul 1861  Lexington (Virginia Military Institute), Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cadet Drillmaster 
    Military Information 28 Mar-May 1863 
    Captain, Paxton's Brigade 
    Military Information 3 May 1863  Chancellorsville, Spotsylvania Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    wounded at the Battle of Chancellorsville 
    Census 1880  Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    head-of-household 
    Occupation 1880  Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lawyer 
    Residence 1893  Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    City Directory 1899  Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Along with his son, he is listed as a lawyer in the law firm of Barton & Wilmer, 207 N. Calvert Street 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Pikesville, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    head-of-household 
    City Directory 1913  Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Along with his son, he is listed as a lawyer in the law firm of Barton, Wilmer & Stewart at 207 N. Calvert Street 
    Occupation Jan 1920  [7
    Lawyer 
    Residence Jan 1920  Reisterstown, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    owns his house on Woodhome Ave. 
    Census 14 Jan 1920  Reisterstown, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    head-of-household 
    Military Information Civil War Confederate Veteran; Sgt. Major, 33rd Virginia Inf. Regt., 6 July 1861; captured at Winchester VA, 23 March 1862; exchanged at Fort Delaware, Delaware, 5 August 1862; 1st Lt., Co. K, 2nd Virginia Inf. Regt., 1 October 1862  [1
    Died 16 Mar 1921  Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Pikesville (Druid Ridge Cem.), Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I2133  Barton Database
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2018 

    Father David Walker Barton,   b. 1800, Springdale, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1863, Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Frances "Fannie" Lewis Ambler Marshall Jones,   b. 15 Oct 1808, Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1890  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1828 
    Family ID F928  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Priscilla Kirkland,   b. 14 Jun 1849, Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1936, Pikesville, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [8
    Married 1869  [9
    Children 
     1. Robert Kirkland Barton,   b. 1870, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Randolph Jones Barton, Jr.,   b. 12 Dec 1872, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1955, Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +3. Charles Marshall Barton,   b. Abt 1876, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Agnes Barton,   b. Aug 1877, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Bolling Walker Barton,   b. 24 Apr 1881, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +6. Carlyle Marshall Barton,   b. 12 Sep 1885, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1962  (Age 76 years)
     7. Katherine M. Barton,   b. Oct 1887, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. David Walker Barton,   b. 6 Apr 1890, Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1971, Ruxton, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +9. Alexander Kirkland Barton,   b. 6 Sep 1893, Roslyn, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1924, Alameda Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2018 10:59:13 
    Family ID F933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Apr 1844 - Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Hon. Grad., Class of 1864 - 1860-1861 - Lexington (Virginia Military Institute), Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Cadet Drillmaster - Apr-Jul 1861 - Lexington (Virginia Military Institute), Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 1880 - Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lawyer - 1880 - Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1893 - Winchester, Frederick Co., Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCity Directory - Along with his son, he is listed as a lawyer in the law firm of Barton & Wilmer, 207 N. Calvert Street - 1899 - Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 25 Jun 1900 - Pikesville, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCity Directory - Along with his son, he is listed as a lawyer in the law firm of Barton, Wilmer & Stewart at 207 N. Calvert Street - 1913 - Baltimore, Baltimore Co. (now Independent City), Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - owns his house on Woodhome Ave. - Jan 1920 - Reisterstown, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 14 Jan 1920 - Reisterstown, Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Mar 1921 - Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pikesville (Druid Ridge Cem.), Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !CITED in "Some Prominent Virginia Families", by Louise P. du Bellet, 1907, Vol. II, pp. 746-751. (microfiche 6,046,974)

      !CITED in Withrow Scrapbooks, Vol. 18, Special Collections, Washington and Lee University, Lexington VA (copy in possession of Gary Barton)

      !CITED in "The Family Record of David Rittenhouse", by Daniel K. Cassel, Herald Printing, Norristown PA, 1897, p. 36 (copy in possession of Gary Barton): "... was wounded seven times in battle during the Southern war; he is by profession a lawyer, and has a lucrative business at Baltimore."

      !CITED in "Who Was Who In America", Vol. 4, A.N.Marquis Co., pp. 61-62 (BART226)

      !CITED in "Defend The Valley", by Margaretta Barton Colt, 1994, Crown Publishing, New York NY (copy in possession of Gary Barton) (BART289)

      !CITED in "Biographical Sketches" by S. Bassett French; originals in Archives Division, Virginia State Library - film #029,664 at Mesa AZ FHC (BART419)

  • Sources 
    1. [S5393] United States, Confederate Officers Card Index, 1861-1865.

    2. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.
      memorial id# 8685033

    3. [S4234] 1880 US Census [HeritageQuest], Year: 1880; Census Place: Baltimore, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland; Roll: 501; Family History Film: 1254501; Page: 115B; Enumeration District: 110; Image: 0411.

    4. [S4270] Baltimore City Directory, (R. L. Polk & Co.), pg. 1822, 1899.

    5. [S4548] 1900 U. S. Census [FHL], "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3KS-WTR : accessed 20 April 2016), Bolling W Barton in household of Randolph Barton, Election District 3, Precinct 3 Pikesville town, Baltimore, Maryland, United States; citing sheet 17A, family 283, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,606.

    6. [S4270] Baltimore City Directory, (R. L. Polk & Co.), pg. 291, 1913.

    7. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census, T625_654 pg 4B ED 13.

    8. [S4664] Delaware Marriage Records, 1913-1954.
      their son Charles Marshall Barton's Delaware Marriage Record

    9. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.
      memorial id# 187185088