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Eli B. Barton

Male 1843 - 1910  (~ 66 years)


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  • Name Eli B. Barton 
    Born Aug 1843  Jefferson Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Military Information 15 Aug 1862  Brown Twp., unknown county, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    enlisted in Co. I, 98th Regt., Ohio Volunteers, as a Private 
    Military Information 21 Oct 1862  Lebanon, Warren Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    reported as Sick in the hospital 
    Physical Description 15 Dec 1862  Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    19 years of age, 6'1" ht., light complexion, light hair and eyes 
    Military Information 15 Dec 1862  Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Discharged from service on account of Surgeon's Certificate of Disability 
    Land information 11 Sep 1871  Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Filed his Application No. 9017 for homesteading NW 1/4 Sect. 18 Twp. 10N Range 6W containing 155-13/100 acres 
    Military Information 11 Sep 1871  Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    As part of his Homestead Application Eli B. Barton certified that he was a Private in Company I commanded by Captain R. F. Williams in the 98th Regiment of Ohio Volunteers commanded by Col. Webster in the War of 1861 
    Land information 2 May 1878  Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Made payment in full for his Application No. 9017 entitling him to a Patent for the Tract of Land identified as NW 1/4 of Sect. 18 of Twp. 10N of Range 6W 
    Land information 6 May 1878  Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    As part of Final Homestead Proof two witnesses affirmed that Eli B. Barton was head of a family consisting of a wife and four children, that Eli had settled on the land on or about 12 September 1871, that he had cultivated about 145 acres of the land and had made the following improvements: built a sod barn, one grainery and one meat house (painted red), dug a well and planted about 6000 forest trees. 
    Military Information 8 Aug 1878  [3
    The Land Office received confirmation from the War Department, Adjutant General's Office, of his military service. 
    Occupation Jun 1880  Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Teacher 
    Census 18 Jun 1880  Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    head-of-household 
    Census 7 Jun 1900  Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    head-of-household, farmer, owns his farmstead 
    Census 18 Apr 1910  Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    head-of-household, his son Charles H. Barton & family are enumerated on the adjoining farmstead 
    Died 28 Jul 1910  [7
    Buried Aurora (Aurora Cem.), Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I2484  Barton Database
    Last Modified 10 May 2012 

    Family Teresa E. Nugen,   b. Feb 1848, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1868  [2, 8
    Children 
     1. Martha E. Barton,   b. Abt 1870, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +2. Silas Reynolds Barton,   b. 21 May 1872, New London, Henry Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1916, Grand Island, Hall Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +3. Charles Henry Barton,   b. 28 Dec 1875, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. George C. Barton,   b. Abt 1878, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Guy C. Barton,   b. Nov 1880, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Raymond Barton,   b. Jul 1883, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Maudia O. Barton,   b. Jun 1885, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 10 May 2012 12:21:58 
    Family ID F1055  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Aug 1843 - Jefferson Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - reported as Sick in the hospital - 21 Oct 1862 - Lebanon, Warren Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhysical Description - 19 years of age, 6'1" ht., light complexion, light hair and eyes - 15 Dec 1862 - Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - Discharged from service on account of Surgeon's Certificate of Disability - 15 Dec 1862 - Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand information - Filed his Application No. 9017 for homesteading NW 1/4 Sect. 18 Twp. 10N Range 6W containing 155-13/100 acres - 11 Sep 1871 - Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - As part of his Homestead Application Eli B. Barton certified that he was a Private in Company I commanded by Captain R. F. Williams in the 98th Regiment of Ohio Volunteers commanded by Col. Webster in the War of 1861 - 11 Sep 1871 - Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand information - Made payment in full for his Application No. 9017 entitling him to a Patent for the Tract of Land identified as NW 1/4 of Sect. 18 of Twp. 10N of Range 6W - 2 May 1878 - Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLand information - As part of Final Homestead Proof two witnesses affirmed that Eli B. Barton was head of a family consisting of a wife and four children, that Eli had settled on the land on or about 12 September 1871, that he had cultivated about 145 acres of the land and had made the following improvements: built a sod barn, one grainery and one meat house (painted red), dug a well and planted about 6000 forest trees. - 6 May 1878 - Lincoln, Lancaster Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teacher - Jun 1880 - Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 18 Jun 1880 - Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, farmer, owns his farmstead - 7 Jun 1900 - Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, his son Charles H. Barton & family are enumerated on the adjoining farmstead - 18 Apr 1910 - Aurora, Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Aurora (Aurora Cem.), Hamilton Co., Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Notes 
    • !CITED in "Who Was Who In America", Vol. 1 1897-1942, A.N.Marquis Co., 1943, pg. 65 (BART223).

  • Sources 
    1. [S3502] 1880 US Census, T9_750 FHL film 1254750-pg 327A ED 98.

    2. [S3497] 1900 U. S. Census [Ancestry], T623_929 pg 2B ED 66.

    3. [S5072] Land Entry Case Files: Homestead Final Certificates NARA RG 9.

    4. [S5427] 1880 US Census [Find My Past], 1880 FMP T9_0750 Auroa, Hamilton Co. Nebraska.

    5. [S3502] 1880 US Census, T623_929 pg 2B ED 66.

    6. [S3516] 1910 U. S. Census, T624_847 pg 1B ED 73.

    7. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.

    8. [S4705] U. S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900.