West Virginia Pioneers

Robert Barnett, Sr

Male 1801 - 1882  (80 years)


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  • Name Robert Barnett, Sr 
    Suffix Sr 
    Born 15 Jul 1801  Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jan 1882  [1
    Buried Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • Robert Barnett
      BIRTH 15 Jul 1801
      Greenbrier County, West Virginia, USA
      DEATH 13 Jan 1884 (aged 82)
      Rock Castle, Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
      BURIAL
      Barnette Cemetery
      Jackson County, West Virginia, USA
      MEMORIAL ID 137473586
    Person ID I2208  WVPioneers
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2018 

    Father William Barnett,   b. 1775, Botetourt-Montgomery Co. Va Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1861  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Mary McGuire,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Notes 

    • William and Mary lived on Three Mile Creek in Mason County.

      1830 Mason, VA Wm Barnet Jr pg 7 next after Robert
      2m 0-5 Fisher? John?
      1m 20-30 William?
      1m 30-40 brother John???
      2f 0-5 Margaret?
      1f 5-10 Mary ?
      2f 10-15 ????
      1f 20-30 Wm's wife?
      1f 60-70 Is this Mary? Or is this a different family?

      1830 Mason, VA William Barnet pg 3
      1m 10-15 James
      2m 20-30 William & John?
      1m 50-60
      1f 0-5 Hannah
      1f 10-15 Ann
      1f 15-20 Nancy or Rebecca?
      1f 30-40 new wife

      Did William and Mary divorce and he married Susan? Or is this 2 different families? Is William Jr the same one who is 41 in 1850 and seems to be widowed? Is his son John the one who married Roxy Hill?

      1840 Mason, VA p 31
      William Barnett
      1m 0-5
      1m 10-15
      1m 40-50
      1f 0-5
      1f 5-10
      1f 20-30

      1840 Mason, VA p 33
      William Barnett [next after Robert]
      1m 0-5
      1m 5-10
      1m 30-40
      1f 0-5
      1f 5-10
      1f 20-30
    Family ID F905  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth 'Betsey' Rayburn,   b. 30 Jun 1805, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1883, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1824  Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 

    • Marriage Record
      Date: 11/11/1824
      Place: Mason, West Virginia, United States
      Robert Barnett
      Betsey Rayburn

      1830 Mason, VA
      Robert Barnet
      2m 0-5 [Wm, Henry]
      1m 20-30
      1f 5-10 [Evaline?]
      1f 20-30

      1840 Mason, VA
      Robert Barnett
      2m 0-5 [Enos, Elliot]
      2m 5-10 [Robert, Allen]
      2m 10-15 [Wm, Henry]
      1m 40-50
      1f 0-5 [Eliza]
      1f 5-10 [Emily]
      1f 10-15 [Evaline?]
      1f 30-40

      1850 Mason, VA #85-86
      Robert Barnett sr 48 all born Va
      Elizabeth 41
      Enos 15
      Henry 23
      Allen 18
      Emily 14
      Eliott 11
      Preston 9
      Eliza J 13
      Wesley 3
      Maria 1/12
      [Alexis F Parsons is at # 89-90]

      1860 Mason, VA # 1455-1637
      Robert Barnet 58
      Elizabeth 52
      Preston 16
      Ellen 13
      John W 11
      Maria 9

      1870 Jackson Co, WV, Mill Creek Dist # 101-101
      Barnett, Robert, Sr, 68, farmer, 5000-350, VA
      Elizabeth, 60, VA

      1880 Jackson Co WV, lower Ripley Dist # 155-155
      Preston, 35, farmer, all born VA
      Clora, 33,wife
      Ernestine, 11, d
      Rebecca, 10, d
      Ollie, 7, d
      Lillie M, 6, d
      Emma E, 4, d
      Cornelius C, 2, s
      Robert Sr, 78, father
      Elizabeth, 70, mother
      John, 20, nephew

      Robert and Betsy are buried in Rockcastle.
    Children 
     1. Mary Barnett,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Evaline Barnett,   b. Abt 1828, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1864, Mason County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years)
     3. Sarah Ann Barnett,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William M Barnett,   b. 28 Feb 1828,   d. 25 Feb 1904  (Age 75 years)
     5. Henry Harrison Barnett,   b. Abt 1828, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Robert Barnett, Jr,   b. 1831,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. H Allen Barnett,   b. 1832,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Enos Barnett,   b. 13 Mar 1834,   d. 25 Nov 1885  (Age 51 years)
     9. Emily Barnett,   b. 27 Jun 1836, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1862  (Age 26 years)
     10. Eliza Jane Barnett,   b. Abt 1837, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Elliot Barnett,   b. 7 Aug 1835, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1930, Kanawha County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     12. Preston Barnett,   b. 24 Jun 1842,   d. 18 Aug 1916  (Age 74 years)
     13. Ellen Barnett,   b. 3 Feb 1846, Marion County, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1881, Jackson County, West Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
     14. George Wesley Barnett,   b. Abt 1847, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. young
     15. Mariah Barnett,   b. 8 May 1850, Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1908  (Age 57 years)
    Family ID F742  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1801 - Greenbrier County, West Virginia, United States of America Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1824 - Mason, Mason County, West Virginia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S46] Debi Sanders.

    2. [S16] Marriage Records, Mason Co, WV.