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From: ken Poole <>
Subject: Re: [BARNETT] Georgia Barnett's in the early 1800's
Date: Fri, 4 Nov 2011 08:55:28 -0700
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Hi Claudia, Do you know who the parents of Nathaniel Barnett of Amherst Co., VA were? Ken
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> Date: Wed, 26 Oct 2011 15:36:36 -0400
> Subject: Re: [BARNETT] Georgia Barnett's in the early 1800's
>
> I have Barnett's in Georgia also, but I have hit a brick wall because I know
> the wife (Elvira Barnett) but not the husband. I know they had one child
> Sarah Jane. I have all of Sarah Jane's and her husband (Jerry Madison Rowe)
> children. Know when Sarah Jane married Jerry Madison Rowe, have census
> where Elvira is living in the house and listed as mother-in-law. Know where
> all of them are buried (Mt. Carmel Methodist Church in Norcross, Gwinnett
> Co., Georgia) the following is some of the information that I have.
>
> Book - "Gone to Georgia by William C. Stewart
> Page 50
> 210. Samuel Barnett 300010_10011_5
> John Barnett is found in the Jackson records as early as Aug. 1, 1796 and
> Mial Barnett was on the first (1797) jury there. John, who recived Jackson
> headright land in 1799, sold March 27, 1801 to James Gleen, 287 1/2 acres
> originally granted to Joel Bowen, and in 1803 he was living in the Mulberry
> Fork area. In 1805, John Robert and Samuel were in the Jackson lottery
> list, and in 1827, Thomas, Samuel married Elizabeth A. Pittman, daughter of
> James Pittman, the Revolutionary soldier who died in Madison County. Also
> enumerated in Jackson County 1820 was Elize (No. 582) and Jon No., 315 and
> 362) and Jonathan (No. 314) were enumerated that year in Gwinnett County;
> John and Sarah were in Washington County; and Nathan was in Elbert County,
> among others in the state. In 1827 Sion Barnett of Jasper County, a
> Revolutionary soldier (see Sion, N.C., Frances, R531) drew Carroll County
> land granted Aug. 14, 1832. He was enumerated 1790 in Lincoln County, N.C.
> John L. Barnett was enumerated (No. 495) in Jasper County in 1850, age 52
> born in North Carolina, with wife Nancy and children Elizabeth, Albert,
> Wade, Dalles, Martha, Matilda and Georgia Ann; also there (No. 588) was
> Green Barnett born c1815 in North Carolina, with a wife and family. The
> names of Nathan Barnett and wife Lucy are found in Franklin County, Ga.,
> records as early as 1787. There were a number of Barnett families in
> Georgia. Among them were William and Joel (names enumerated in Oglethorpe
> County 1820) sons of Nathaniel Barnett of Amherst County, Va. Who went to
> Georgia before the Revolution (Gilmer's Georgia, p. 1021). Joel, born 1762,
> served in the Revolution in both Virginia and Georgia, according to the
> Georgia Roster. Records of many of this family are found in Oglethorpe
> County. Another Revolutionary soldier was Abraham, born in Orange County,
> N.C., 1751, died 1792 in Greene County, Ga.
>
> Page 218
> No. 314 Jonathan Barnett 100100 - 10100 -0 (see No. 210, Part 1)
> No. 315. John Barnet 300010-20010-0 (see No. 210, part 1)
> Page 224
> No. 362. John Barnett 000010-10010-0 (see No. 210, Part 1)
> Page 117
> No. 582 Eliza Barnett 210100-22010-7 (see No. 210)
>
> In looking for Elvira Clementine Barnett (the name on her tombstone is
> Elvira C. Barnett, but was told by a member of the family that the C. was
> for Clementine, but don't know for sure) she was born 11 Nov 1830, and died
> 08 July 1929 (have tried to find a death certificate but have been unable to
> find one).
>
> On the 1910 Census Gwinnett Co. Ga. Martins Dist page 12A she is listed as
> Mother-in-law, age 60, wd, children 1, 1 living, born in Ga. She is living
> in the household of James M. Rowe, and his wife Sallie. There is also
> listed Dempsy, Mattie - cousin, age 27, wd, children 1, 1 living and Gaddis,
> Seavie - cousin, age 8 . don't know if the last two are cousin of James or
> Sallie. James mother is also in the household along with all of his and
> Sarah's children.
>
> Sarah Jane Barnett was born 19 Jul 1860, and died 02 Aug 1924 in Gwinnett
> Co., Ga. She married Jerry Madison Rowe 1884. This is proven by the 1900
> Milton Co. Georgia Census Grogans Dist: page 93A it states 15 years. And the
> Melton Co. Ga. Marriages records stat Row, JMG married Barnett, Sarah in
> 1884.
>
> Some has told me that Elvira may have not been married with her only having
> one child. I have found several different census with and Elvira listed but
> the ages don't add up.
>
> I hope this will help someone and maybe they can help me. I have more on
> the Barnett's in Georgia but nothing helps me. Will be happy to share.
>
> Claudia
>
>
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