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Walter "Walton" Owen Barton

Male 1872 - 1938  (65 years)


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  • Name Walter "Walton" Owen Barton 
    Born 2 Nov 1872  Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1880  Burnet Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1900  Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    head-of-household 
    Occupation 1900  Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Merchant 
    Census 1910  Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    head-of-household, Merchant, owns his house free of mortgage 
    Census 1920  Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    head-of-household 
    Occupation 1920  Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Merchant 
    Census 1930  Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    head-of-household, Painting Contractor, owns his house on Main Street value $3,000 
    Died 20 Jul 1938  Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Higgins (Higgins City Cem.), Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I8028  Barton Database | Lineage Thomas Barton b. c1732, md Sarah Wilson - DNA Lineage I
    Last Modified 28 May 2016 

    Father Stephen Decatur / Decator Barton,   b. 6 Jun 1829, Greenville Co., South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1903, Wichita Falls, Wichita Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother 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 
    Family ID F2934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leora Vaughn,   b. May 1873, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1957, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Married Abt 1892  [2
    Children 
     1. Chloe Barton,   b. Apr 1894, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age ~ 60 years)
    +2. Jay Albert Barton,   b. Dec 1895, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1967, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2015 11:41:32 
    Family ID F2966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Nov 1872 - Burnet Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Burnet Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 1900 - Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 1900 - Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, Merchant, owns his house free of mortgage - 1910 - Justice Precinct 4, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household - 1920 - Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Merchant - 1920 - Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - head-of-household, Painting Contractor, owns his house on Main Street value $3,000 - 1930 - Higgins, Lipscomb Co., Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Jul 1938 - Lipscomb 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

  • Histories
    Another Wagon Story
    Another Wagon Story
    The recounting of a frightening incident on the trail in Colorado involving Welborn "Doc" Barton's bride, a light spring wagon, and a band of Cheyenne Indians. Reprinted from the Barton Bulletin, 1976 Easter edition.

  • Notes 
    • !CITED in "The Barton Book revised edition" compiled by Robert Dacus Nally for The Barton Historical Society, Genealogy Pub. Service, 1994 (BART287)

  • Sources 
    1. [S3795] Find A Grave www.findagrave.com.

    2. [S3497] 1900 U. S. Census [Ancestry], T623_1655 pg 8B ED 45.

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

    4. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census, T625_1826 pg 1B ED 170.

    5. [S3499] 1930 U. S. Census, T626_2369 pg 1A ED 6.