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John Barton

Male Abt 1811 - 1860  (~ 49 years)


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  • Name John Barton 
    Born Abt 1811  Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Jackson Twp., Parke Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    head-of-household, farmer, owns Real Estate value $2,000; his younger brother Daniel (indexed as David) is enumerated in John's household 
    Died 22 Feb 1860  Parke Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mansfield (Moore Cem.), Parke Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I32  Barton Database | Lineage William Barton b abt 1761 VA d 1840 KY md Mary Polly Brewer - DNA Lineage VII
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2017 

    Father William (*Rev. Patriot) Barton,   b. Abt 1761,   d. 18 May 1840, Woodbine (Indian Creek), Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Polly Brewer,   b. Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1833, Indian Creek, Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 05 May 1808  Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6787  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary E. "Martha" Moore,   b. 14 Aug 1806, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1864  (Age 57 years) 
    Children 
     1. William Barton,   b. Abt 1830, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1895, Rogers, Benton Co., Arkansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     2. Mary Ann N. Barton,   b. 1 Sep 1831,   d. 8 Mar 1903  (Age 71 years)
     3. Phebe Barton,   b. Abt 1834, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Sally Barton,   b. Abt 1837, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Thomas I. Barton,   b. 1840,   d. 12 Dec 1846  (Age 6 years)
     6. Delorea Barton,   b. Abt 1842, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Francis M. Barton,   b. Abt 1845, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1862  (Age ~ 17 years)
     8. James Barton,   b. Abt 1848, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1868  (Age ~ 20 years)
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2017 17:03:27 
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1811 - Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, farmer, owns Real Estate value $2,000; his younger brother Daniel (indexed as David) is enumerated in John's household - 1850 - Jackson Twp., Parke Co., Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Feb 1860 - Parke Co., Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mansfield (Moore Cem.), Parke Co., Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Isaac Barton (1825-1908) scion of BARTON DNA Lineage VII
    Isaac Barton (1825-1908) scion of BARTON DNA Lineage VII
    Two companies competed in the "County Biography" market in the early 20thC, Chapman and Massie. This Capt. M. D. Massie biographical sketch is an often quoted source of information about the stalwart Issac and his large clan.

  • Notes 
    • !FAMILY HISTORY record in possession of Gary Barton.

      !RESEARCHER: Letter from Laura Jackson dated October 1, 1990, in possession of Gary Barton.

      !RESEARCHER Lena Peters on 9 Jul 2001 (C001-P003-004) in the files of Gary Barton.

      !DEED Book F, Knox County KY, p. 161, Nov. 17, 1850: Peter HELTON purchased from Isaac BARTON, agent, and attorney for John BARTON, William BARTON, and Daniel BARTON of County of Pike, State of Illinois their shares in land known as the Sugar Camp Hallow. These being 3 of 14 heirs of William BARTON, deceased.

      !DEED Book E, Knox County KY, p. 427-428, Nov. 11, 1850: Isaac Barton, agent and attorney for following heirs of William Barton, deceased, John Barton, Susan Colister, formerly Susan Barton, William Barton, Elizabeth Rawley, formerly Elizabeth Barton, Daniel Barton, also himself, County of Park and Vigo, Indiana. Isaac of County of Pike and State of Illinois sold to Peter Helton for $50.60 their shares as heirs of William Barton, deceased.

      !MARRIAGE cited in "Kentucky Marriages 1797-1865," G. Glenn Clift, Genealogical Pub. Co., Baltimore MD, 1974. "John BARTON of Bourbon County to Miss Mary E. Moore, daughter of the late Major Pete Moore, of Fayette County, married in Jan 1832," LEXINGTON OBSERVER AND REPORTER, 27 Jan 1832.

      !CITED: in Roster of "First Kentucky Ancestors", 1988, V24-1, a publication of The Kentucky Historical Society (BART248).

      !CITED In a volume of a series "Fayette County Kentucky Records" assembled/edited by Cook and Cook, Cook Pub, Evansville IN 1988, Volume 2, page 137 p.441, Indenture, August 5, 1799, JOHN BARTON of Fayette County, to DAVID BARTON of the same county. Whereas STEPHEN BARTON, by his last will and testament, devised that the plantation whereon the said Stephen lately lived, and all the personal estate of the said Step hen, should be equally divided between the said David Barton and John Barton, upon condition that/the said John Barton would convey to David Barton one equal half of the said tract in Bourbon County containing 648 acres, being part of a tract of 1,000 acres conveyed to John Barton by deed from JACOB MYERS on March 8, 1791. Now this Indenture witnesses that John Barton, for the said premises and for 5 shillings', conveys to David Barton one equal half of the said 648 acres. The whole tract of 1.1000 acres being conveyed by Myers to John Barton, and of this, 352 acres was conveyed by John Barton to DANIEL RUNION which was taken off the beginning corner. THOMAS BODLEY, witness. Recorded August 5, 1799.

      !CITED In a volume of a series "Fayette County Kentucky Records" assembled/edited by Cook and Cook, Cook Pub, Evansville IN 1988,Vol 1 Page 253-254 p.155, August 11, 1612, JOHN BARNETT V. JOHN SNODDY, JOHN KENNEDY, BAZALIEL MAXWELL, WILLIAM DRYDEN, JOHN YOUNG and ANDREW MCCLANAHAN. Petition recites: Your orator on July 16, 1781, made entry on a' treasury warrant No.385, adjoining SAM BARTON's settlement, and upon surveying the same found he had been obliged to interfer with the claim he called to join, now claimed by William Dryden, John Snoddy and Andrew McClanahan, which claim Samuel Barton made by entering 400 acres of land by virtue of certificate, lying on Silver creek at the Bull lick dated January 15, 1780, and afterwards entry was made, William Dryden, assignee of SAMUEL BARTON, enters 1,000 acres of land adjoining this settlement, and defendants made survey on the aforesaid entries long after your orator made his entry. So they covered the very land your orator was authorized to secure, and said Bazaliel Maxwell entered 100 acres of land upon a military warrant and has wrongfully surveyed same so to to interfere...

      !CITED In a volume of a series "Fayette County Kentucky Records" assembled/edited by Cook and Cook, Cook Pub, Evansville IN 1988, Volume 3 Page 244 JOHN BARTON, to MARY MOORE, with THOMAS L. MOORE as surety. December 26, 1831.

      !CITED In a volume of a series "Fayette County Kentucky Records" assembled/edited by Cook and Cook, Cook Pub, Evansville IN 1988. Volume 2, pg. 162 p.54, Indenture, December 2, 1799, JOHN FOWLER of Fayette County, to WILLIAM MORTON of Lexington, Fayette County. Whereas Fowler is indebted to Morton for 295 pounds, 11 shillings, 2 pence, the amount of a judgment with interest and costs obtained by Morton against Fowler in the Fayette District Court, and also for 110 pounds now lent by the said Morton to Fowler. And in consideration that Morton has agreed to wait for the payment of said sums until April 1st next, Fowler, to secure the same, conveys to Morton a tract in Fayette County lately occupied by NATHANIEL WILSON, dec'd, and purchased by Fowler of Wilson, containing 182 acres. Said land bounded by the lines of ROBERT MEGOWAN, JAMES MASTERSON, JAMES RUSSELL, JOHN BARTON and DAVID BARTON, and ANDREW PORTER, and being the plantation whereon John Fowler now resides. Said conveyance made in mortgage, and if the sums shall well and truly be paid, then this to be null and void. THOMAS BODLEY, witness. Recorded December 2, 1799. Judgment for plaintiff for the surplus over 1,000 acres of land.
    • !CITED "History of Vigo and Parke Counties" [IN], [vol. 2], by H. W. Beckwith, Chicago, H. H. Hill and N. Iddings, publishers, 1880, Gc 977.201 V68b at Allen Co. Pub. Lib., Ft. Wayne IN (BART335)

  • Sources 
    1. [S1180] 1850 U. S. Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Jackson, Parke, Indiana; Roll: M432_164; Page: 168A; Image: 340.

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

    3. [S1474] Email message from Deanna Barton-Rensch .