ELDER B. BARTON FAMILY
Date: Wed, 23 Dec 1998
From: Harriet & Don DeLaughter
Seeking info and contact with descendents of ELDER B. BARTON b. 8 Jan 1823 (or 1820) NY and d. 4 Aug 1884 Nueces Co., TX. Elder B. m. SANTITOS BALLI (b. 1833, d. 25 Feb 1912 at Edinburg, Hidalgo Co., TX) 15 Oct 1848 in Matamoros, MX.
Elder B. Barton fought at the Battle of San Jacinto and was in Capt. Calder's Co. of the Texas Army from Brazoria Co. 13 Mar 1836-10 Oct 1836. In 1838 he was living in Galveston, TX.Who was ELDER B. BARTON's family? According to his pension record, in 1835, he was living with the family of J. A. H. CLEVELAND in Brazoria Co., TX.
He and his wife had 16 known children. The first two died shortly after birth and were unnamed. The others were:
ELDER B. BARTON and his wife were found on these census records: 1850--Cameron Co., TX; 1860--Hidalgo Co., TX; 1870--Cameron Co., TX; 1880--Nueces Co., TX; 1900--Hidalgo Co., TX; 1910--Hidalgo Co., TX.
3203 Westridge Ave.
Texarkana, TX 75503