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Fred Barton

Fred Barton

Male 1864 - 1943  (79 years)

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  • Name Fred Barton 
    Born 26 May 1864  Rockport, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Summer Hill, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Migration 1920  [2
    moved from Kansas to Texas 
    Residence 1920  Colony (Ozark Twp.), Anderson Co., Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1920-1926  Los Fresnos, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1926-1943  Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    in the El Jardin section of town 
    Died 27 Dec 1943  Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 3:15AM at his home in the El Jardin section of town [2]
    Buried 30 Dec 1943  Brownsville (Buena Vista Cem.), Cameron Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I8  Barton Database | Lineage William Barton b abt 1761 VA d 1840 KY md Mary Polly Brewer - DNA Lineage VII
    Last Modified 20 Mar 2019 

    DNA Tests  4 DNA tests are associated with Fred Barton 

    Father Isaac Barton,   b. 7 Jun 1825, Indian Creek, Knox Co., Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1908, Pittsfield, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Rachel Minerva Owsley,   b. 27 Dec 1830, Powell's Valley, Claiborne Co., Tennessee, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1916, Pittsfield, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1848 
    Family ID F10  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Louise Rogers,   b. 1 Jan 1859,   d. 13 Apr 1898  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1889 
    Children 
     1. Stella Joy Barton,   b. 7 Sep 1890, Odell, Livingston Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1983, Whittier, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     2. Isaac Truman Barton,   b. 23 Apr 1893, Pleasant Hill, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1911, Amoret, Bates Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2009 18:27:18 
    Family ID F9  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nancy Anna Huffman,   b. 25 Dec 1866, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1961, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Ralph Fred Barton,   b. 20 Nov 1903, Hume, Bates Co., Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1987, La Habra, Orange Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 6 Aug 2009 09:42:23 
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 May 1864 - Rockport, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Summer Hill, Pike Co., Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Colony (Ozark Twp.), Anderson Co., Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920-1926 - Los Fresnos, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - in the El Jardin section of town - 1926-1943 - Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Dec 1943 - Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 30 Dec 1943 - Brownsville (Buena Vista Cem.), Cameron Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Grandpa Fred Barton, age 21
    Grandpa Fred Barton, age 21
    Formal portrait taken 1886; Barton DNA Lineage VII
    Colony, Kansas (1920)
    Colony, Kansas (1920)
    Home to the Fred Barton Family (BARTON DNA Lineage VII)
    Barton's Cash Store
    Barton's Cash Store
    It must have been nearly the entire population of Amoret, Missouri, gathered in front of Fred Barton's Cash Store. Tragically, shortly after this photo was taken Fred's teenage son Isaac Truman Barton was killed in a lighting gasoline explosion in the store.

    Documents
    1920 Federal Census
    1920 Federal Census
    Ozark Twp., Colony, Anderson Co., Kansas - Fred, Anna, and Ralph Barton

    Headstones
    Fred Barton (1865-1943)
    Fred Barton (1865-1943)
    Solitary grave marker

    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 
    • !PHOTOGRAPHS in possession of Gary Barton; with handwritten life-span on reverse, and dated 1887, Summer Hill IL.

      !DEATH Certificate of son Isaac Truman Barton in possession of Gary Barton.

      !DEATH Certificate of subject in possession of Gary Barton.

      !BURIAL in Buena Vista Burial Park, Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas; Graceland Area, Lot 167, Sp. 4

  • Sources 
    1. [S3502] 1880 US Census, 1880 Summer Hill, Pike, Illinois; roll 1254242-pg 356A ED 179.

    2. [S4204] Brownsville Herald, The [Brownsville, TX}, p. 2, 28 Dec 1943.

    3. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census.