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PVT. Isaac Pelham Barton

Male 1840 - 1929  (89 years)


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  • Name Isaac Pelham Barton  [1
    Title PVT. 
    Born 30 Jan 1840  Brighton Twp., Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 05 Sep 1850  Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 18 Aug 1860  Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Military Information 25 May 1861  Jacksonville, Morgan Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    enlisted as Private in Co. D, 14th Illinois Infantry. Later attained rank of Muscian as a drummer. 
    Military Information 06 Apr 1862  Shiloh, Hardin Co., Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    wounded in the leg (which bothered him the rest of his life) at the Battle of Shiloh 
    Military Information 04 Oct 1864  Ackworth, Cobb Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Taken prisoner by the forces of Gen. Hood and imprisoned at Andersonville (Camp Sumter) until 10 April 1865 
    Military Information 30 May 1865  [1
    Discharged by orders from War Dept. to paroled prisoners 
    Occupation Jun 1880  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Carpenter 
    Census 21 Jun 1880  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    head-of-household; his father-in-law Charles Dowland is enumerated in his household 
    Occupation 1892-1898  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8
    at various times served as township clerk and police magistrate 
    Census 08 Jun 1900  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    head-of-household; his brother Charles and his family are enumerated in the adjacent household 
    Occupation 1903-1904  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 9
    Served as Justice of the Peace 
    Census 29 Apr 1910  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    head-of-household 
    Died 24 Dec 1929  Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried Greenfield (Oakwood Cem.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Person ID I38317  Barton Database
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2013 

    Father Isaac Barton,   b. 23 Sep 1793, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1876  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Charity Baker,   b. 22 May 1802, Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1893, Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1821  Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Family ID F14083  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Ellen Dowland,   b. 1 Mar 1849, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jun 1940  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 30 Mar 1870  Chesterfield Twp., Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Children 
     1. Ernest Whittier Barton,   b. 10 Jul 1872, Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1940, Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +2. Rolland / Roland Isaac Barton,   b. 20 May 1873, Greenfield, Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1959  (Age 85 years)
    +3. William Ernest Barton,   b. 15 Jun 1876, Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1923, Jacksonville, Morgan Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Harold Tylman "Harry" Barton,   b. Abt Aug 1879, Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1918, Rockbridge Twp., Greene Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years)
     5. Truman Barton,   b. 18 Jul 1881,   d. 13 Oct 1882  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2017 18:52:31 
    Family ID F14084  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Jan 1840 - Brighton Twp., Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 05 Sep 1850 - Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Aug 1860 - Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - enlisted as Private in Co. D, 14th Illinois Infantry. Later attained rank of Muscian as a drummer. - 25 May 1861 - Jacksonville, Morgan Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - wounded in the leg (which bothered him the rest of his life) at the Battle of Shiloh - 06 Apr 1862 - Shiloh, Hardin Co., Tennessee, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Information - Taken prisoner by the forces of Gen. Hood and imprisoned at Andersonville (Camp Sumter) until 10 April 1865 - 04 Oct 1864 - Ackworth, Cobb Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Mar 1870 - Chesterfield Twp., Macoupin Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - Jun 1880 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household; his father-in-law Charles Dowland is enumerated in his household - 21 Jun 1880 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - at various times served as township clerk and police magistrate - 1892-1898 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household; his brother Charles and his family are enumerated in the adjacent household - 08 Jun 1900 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Served as Justice of the Peace - 1903-1904 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 29 Apr 1910 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Dec 1929 - Greenfield (Rockbridge Twp.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Greenfield (Oakwood Cem.), Greene Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Isaac Barton (1793-1876) and Charity (Baker) Barton (1802-1893)
    Isaac Barton (1793-1876) and Charity (Baker) Barton (1802-1893)
    An excellent biography of the author's Great-Grandfather who as a child witnessed the funeral cortege of President George Washington and later fought in the War of 1812 [large file, 16mb].

  • Sources 
    1. [S4306] Email message from Pat Conner .

    2. [S1180] 1850 U. S. Federal Census, M432_118 pg 202 img 158.

    3. [S3497] 1900 U. S. Census [Ancestry], T623_303 pg 10A ED 25.

    4. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.
      Isaac Peltham Barton

    5. [S474] 1860 US Census, M653_206 pg 176 img 177.

    6. [S4307] POW Database at Natl. POW Museum, Andersonville GA.

    7. [S3502] 1880 US Census, T9_209 FHL film 1254209-pg 29.4000 ED 77.

    8. [S4308] Past and Present of Greene County, Illinois, Edward Miner, pp 147-151.

    9. [S4308] Past and Present of Greene County, Illinois, Edward Miner.

    10. [S3516] 1910 U. S. Census, T624_289 pg 11B ED 38.

    11. [S3798] USGenWeb Project, http://civilwar.ilgenweb.net/burials/index.html.

    12. [S4491] Isaac and Charity Baker Barton, My Great-Grandparents, Patricia B. Conner.