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Maj. Gen. Raymond Oscar Barton, USA

Maj. Gen. Raymond Oscar Barton, USA

Male 1889 - 1963  (73 years)

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  • Name Raymond Oscar Barton  [1
    Title Maj. Gen. 
    Suffix USA 
    Nickname Tubby 
    Born 22 Aug 1889  Granada, Prowers Co., Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • born on the Granada Homestead near the Old Santa Fe Trail
    Gender Male 
    Education 1907  Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Valedictorian of Ada High School 
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Education 1912  USMA West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    graduated 
    Military Information 1912  [2
    Commissioned: 2nd Lieutenant, US Army 
    Military Information 1942  [2
    Major General USA, Commanding General, 4th Infantry Division 
    Military Information 1946  [2
    Retired as Maj. Gen. 
    Occupation 1946  Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    President, Chamber of Commerce 
    Died 27 Feb 1963  Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Augusta (Westover Mem. Park), Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8997  Barton Database | Lineage David Barton b. c1730 Stafford Co VA, md Ruth Oldham - DNA Lineage I
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2012 

    Father Conway Oldham Barton, Jr.,   b. 7 Jun 1856, Milam Co., Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1941, Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Carrie Mosher,   b. 28 Aug 1860, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age 82 years) 
    Married Jan 1887  Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F3325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clare Elliot Fitzpatrick,   b. 1897, New York City, New York Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1922  Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Clare Conway Barton
    +2. Raymond Oscar Barton, Jr.
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2009 19:23:35 
    Family ID F3330  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Aug 1889 - Granada, Prowers Co., Colorado, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Valedictorian of Ada High School - 1907 - Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - Ada, Pontotoc Co., Oklahoma, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - graduated - 1912 - USMA West Point, Orange Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1922 - Paris, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - President, Chamber of Commerce - 1946 - Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Feb 1963 - Augusta, Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Augusta (Westover Mem. Park), Richmond Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Maj. Gen. Raymond O. Barton, USA
    Maj. Gen. Raymond O. Barton, USA
    Highly decorated leader of the American forces on Utah Beach at the fateful Normandy Invasion. He belongs to BARTON DNA Project Lineage I - Thomas Barton md. Sarah Kees

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

      !CITED in "BARTON", by Cassie Marie Rosser Dec 1956 from the files of Terry Barton, Barton Historical Society, Oct 2002 (BART351)

      !MILITARY World War Two 1941-1945 Cited in Barton Roll of Honor, compiled by Carl James Barton, first ed. 2001 "Graduate of the U. S. Army Academy, West Point, Class of 1912... General Barton's 4th Infantry Division was first ashore in France on 6 June 1944... Retired as a Major General. (REF: Book "D-Day 1944" by Theodore A. Wilson, Letters from G. S. Patton, Stars & Stripes article by Ernie Pyle & Terry Barton) (pg.509)" (BART385)

  • Sources 
    1. [S4496] Cleveland Plain Dealer [OH], p. 2, 8 Mar 1945.

    2. [S3978] Ada Evening News [OK], p. 10, 07 Jun 1970.

    3. [S3516] 1910 U. S. Census, T624_1270 pg 1A ED 247.

    4. [S3828] Press-Telegram [Long Beach, CA], pg. A-2, 28 Feb 1963.

    5. [S3503] 1920 U. S. Census, T624_1270 pg 1A ED 247.

    6. [S4195] A Barton Family Tradition, Conway Oldham Barton II.