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Stephen Decatur / Decator Barton

Male 1829 - 1903  (74 years)


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  • Name Stephen Decatur / Decator Barton  [1
    • Info from line leader Karla Smith on 25 Mar 2007
    Born 6 Jun 1829  Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    head-of-household 
    Died 8 Jun 1903  Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Higgins (Higgins City Cem.), Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7959  Barton Database | Lineage Thomas Barton b. c1732, md Sarah Wilson - DNA Lineage I
    Last Modified 28 May 2016 

    Father Wilson Barton,   b. 17 Mar 1786, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1878, Bertram, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Mother Mildah McKinney,   b. 6 Aug 1802, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1848, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1819  Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susan Katherine "Kate" Hightower,   b. 8 May 1831, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1914, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1845  Greenville, Hunt Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Alfred Hightower "A. L." "Al" Barton,   b. 21 Dec 1848, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1921, Matador, Motley Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Wilson Barton,   b. 21 Jan 1851, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1868, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     3. Milda Barton,   b. 12 Apr 1852, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1952, Bertram, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
    +4. D. Welborn "Doc" Barton,   b. 22 Dec 1853, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1946, Dodge City, Ford Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     5. Clayton Barton,   b. 12 Mar 1856, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1903, Cimarron, Gray Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
    +6. Henry Charlie Barton,   b. 10 Apr 1858, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1913, Canadian, Hemphill Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     7. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Barton,   b. 12 Jan 1860, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1882, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     8. Decatur/Decator "Dick" Barton, Jr.,   b. 10 Aug 1862, Mason Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jun 1947, Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     9. Katherine "Kate" Louise Barton,   b. 12 Mar 1864, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1951, San Antonio, Bexar Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +10. William Kenzy Barton,   b. 29 Jan 1866, Fort Mason, Mason Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Oct 1944, Canadian, Hemphill Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +11. Alexender "Alex" Hightower Barton,   b. 15 Feb 1868, Mason, Mason Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1951, Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     12. Beulah Barton,   b. 31 May 1870, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1956, Austin, Travis Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +13. Walter "Walton" Owen Barton,   b. 2 Nov 1872, Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1938, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 28 May 2016 10:53:02 
    Family ID F2934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jun 1829 - Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Feb 1845 - Greenville, Hunt Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 1880 - Burnet Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jun 1903 - Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Higgins (Higgins City Cem.), Lipscomb Co., Texas, 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 "The Barton Book revised edition" compiled by Robert Dacus Nally for The Barton Historical Society, Genealogy Pub. Service, 1994 (BART287)

      !MILITARY CSA, Lt., Camp Sam Saba TX

      !INFO 1854 - traveled by wagon train from SC to TX

      !CITED in "The Franklin and Malinda Barton Family" by Caroline Latham Bode, Nortex Press, Burnet TX Gc 929.2 B28509b at Allen Co. Pub. Lib., Ft. Wayne IN (BART338)

  • Sources 
    1. [S4597] Texas Deaths and Burials, 1903-1973, cert. # 39103.
      his daughter Catherine Barton Willett's Texas Death Certificate

    2. [S4234] 1880 US Census [HeritageQuest], Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 3, Burnet, Texas; Roll: 1293; Family History Film: 1255293; Page: 142C; Enumeration District: 036.