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John J. Barrett and Family


Ralph Dean Clark
P.O. Box 641188
Los Angeles, CA 90064-1188
Ultimate Family Tree, ver 2.5c
MARCUM Project Version 677
March 20, 1998

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(barrett), Barrett, Delph


First Generation

1. John J.1 Barrett, son of John Barrett and Malinda Arrowood, was born in Yancey Co, NC July 16, 1837. See his father's family for more information. John died November 18, 1910 in Pittsburg, Laurel Co, KY, at age 73.

He married three times. He married Mahala Combs August 16, 1863 in Laurel Co, KY.(1) Mahala was born circa 1841 in Kentucky. Mahala died before 1900 in probably, Laurel Co, KY, at age unknown.(2) He married Amanda Woodey March 31, 1900 in Laurel Co, KY.(3) Amanda was born circa 1862.(4) Amanda died at age unknown. Amanda was divorced from John J. Barrett. He married Alice Evans June 14, 1903 in Laurel Co, KY.(5) Alice was born circa 1872 in Kentucky. Alice died at age unknown. She was listed as a resident in the census report June 1, 1921 in Ada, Mercer Co, WV.(6)

From 1 Oct 1861, until discharged 1 Sep 1862, he served in the Union army as a private in Company H, 24th KY Infantry. See the author's essay, The 24th Kentucky Infantry at Shiloh.(7)

In the Census of 1870, John was listed as a head of household in Laurel Co, KY.(8) In the 1880 Census, John was listed as a head of household 7 June 1880 in Laurel Co, KY. In the 1890 Veterans Census, John was listed as a head of household 1890 in Laurel Co, KY. "1890 census Laurel Co. KY special list of Civil War veterans and widows" P.2, #49 in book at SCGS library.

John was divorced from Amanda Woodey. In the 1910 Census, John was listed as a head of household 22 April 1910 in Pittsburg, Laurel Co, KY.(9)

John J. Barrett and Mahala Combs had the following children:

John J. Barrett and Alice Evans had the following children:

John J. Barrett and Amanda Woodey had the following child:

Second Generation

9. Cordelia (Delia)2 Barrett (John J.1) was born in probably, Laurel Co, KY August 1878.(15)

She married Beverly (Bev) Delph circa 1897 in probably, Laurel Co, KY.(16) Beverly was born January 1870 in Kentucky. Beverly was the son of Larkin Delph.

Cordelia (Delia) Barrett and Beverly (Bev) Delph had the following children:

Third Generation

19. Renus3 Delph (Cordelia (Delia)2 Barrett, John J.1) was born 11 Dec 1911. Renus died 10 Nov 1940 at age 28.

Renus Delph had the following child:


Notes and References


1. Laurel Co. KY Marriage Register, West Los Angeles Family History Center, Los Angeles, CA, Bk BB p.65, by James Green at Wm Combs, wt. John & Wiley Barrett (hereafter cited as Laurel Co. Mar. Register).
2. In 1900 census, her husband is a widower, married 37 y.
3. license and certificate in; and John J. Barrett's Civil War Pension File, photocopy in author's possession, Appl.546556, Cert.340014, also 2 widows, orphan (hereafter cited as John J. Barrett Pension).
4. She was age 48 on 6 Jan 1911 in affidavit in; and Ibid.
5. license and certificate in; and Ibid.
6. affidavit in; and Ibid.
7. Ibid.
8. John J. Barrett, 1870 US Census, Laurel Co. KY (Rock House Pct, London P.O.), P.185 L.29, Barrett John J 33 b.KY Farmer RE$400 PE$260 col.16,17,19; Mahaly 29 b.KY Keeping house col.16,17; William 10, Mary A 9, Evan 6, Sterling J 2, all ch. b.KY (hereafter cited as 1870 census, P.185 L.29, Laurel Co. KY).
9. John J. Barrett, 1910 US Census, Laurel Co. KY (Pittsburg Pct, Pittsburg Town), ED.132 P.8 L.60, Barrett, John J. 72 m3.6 b.KY fb.unk mb.KY Laborer, odd jobs, W no 24 YY OFH 15 [census taker put numbers in col. 30,31,32 for older men - here is big mark maybe 1, 9, 8]; Alice wife 38 m1.6 4/3 b.KY fmb.KY YY; Myrtle dau 10 YYY, Floyd son 3, Mabel dau 5/12, all ch. b.KY fmb.KY (hereafter cited as 1910 census, ED.132 P.8 L.60, Laurel Co. KY).
10. 1900 census says she's daughter of John J. Barrett. Birth date given puts her between Martha B. and Sarah according to ages from 1880 census.
11. 1921 affidavit of; Alice Evans in; and John J. Barrett Pension.
12. 1910 census
13. 1921 affidavit of; Alice Evans in; and John J. Barrett Pension.
14. Ibid.
15. 1900 census says she's daughter of John J. Barrett. Birth date given puts her between Martha B. and Sarah according to ages from 1880 census.
16. 1900 census Adair Co. KY says they were married for 3 years
17. Geri Delph Fessel (gfessel@netpointe.com) email to Ralph D. Clark, 27 Feb 1998, 7th Ky. Inf. Co. E. Delph family. (hereafter cited as Fessel, 2/27/98, 7th Ky. Inf. Co. E).
18. Ibid.
19. Laurel Co, KY General Marriage Index, LDS Film 1028586, p.4, cites Book 44, p. 27 (hereafter cited as Laurel Co. Marr. Index).
20. Fessel, 2/27/98, 7th Ky. Inf. Co. E.
21. Ibid.


Index

(Barrett)

(Barrett), Myrtle (i3133), b.1900-

Barrett

Barrett, Alfred (i474), b.1882-
Barrett, Cordelia (Delia) (i3143), b.1878-
Barrett, Earnest Lee (i1281), b.1901-
Barrett, Ella Mabel (i3131), b.1909-
Barrett, Evan (i466), b.1864-
Barrett, Floyd E. (i3130), b.1906-
Barrett, John I. (i473), b.1879-
Barrett, John J. (i462), b.1837-d.1910
Barrett, Levi (i469), b.1872-
Barrett, Malinda (i468), b.1870-
Barrett, Martha B. (i471), b.1875-
Barrett, Sarah (i472), b.1878-
Barrett, Sterling J. (i467), b.1867-
Barrett, William J. (i470), b.1874-

Combs

Combs, Mahala (marriage to John J. Barrett) (i463), b.1841-d.1900

Delph

Delph, Alfred (i5669), b.1917-d.1918
Delph, Beverly (Bev) (marriage to Cordelia (Delia) Barrett) (i3142), b.1870-
Delph, Charles (i3146), b.1900-d.1935
Delph, Delbert (i3148), b.1903-d.1974
Delph, Geri, Fessel (i5667)
Delph, Guy (i5668), b.1913-d.1989
Delph, Renus (i5666), b.1911-d.1940
Delph, Sarah O. (i3147), b.1908-d.1949

Evans

Evans, Alice (marriage to John J. Barrett) (i3129), b.1872-

George

George, Alma (marriage to Delbert Delph) (i5665)

Woodey

Woodey, Amanda (marriage to John J. Barrett) (i1280), b.1862-

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