THE HENRY BARTON FAMILY
Date: 6 Jul 1998
[This is a ] chart showing the children of Henry
Barton, as well as the children of Wilson Pierce and Nancy Barton. Most
of the info on the children of Henry Barton came from Elizabeth Barton of
Gainsville, GA. Some of it came from the probate records of Henry Barton
(1870-1873 Hall Co., GA), and some from census records and Hall Co. marriage
From Debby: Data typed in purple is added to
this chart from personal notes.
Descendants of: Henry BARTON
1 Henry BARTON b. 1 Jul 1796 SC d. 30 Jan 1871
m. 7 Jan 1816 (Jackson) GA Mary (Polly) THOMASON b. 14 Mar 1801 (Hall) GA
d. cir 1842 (Hall) GA
m. 15 Feb 1843 (Hall) GA Mary GAMBLING
m. 27 Jun 1850 Dahlonega (Lumpkin) GA Nancy WOOD
Henry bought Lot #3 (11 Dist.) Hall Co., GA in 1822. This lot was sold to
his son-in-law, Wilson Pierce, in 1873 at the estate sale.
Mary: Daughter of John Thomason and Hannah Abercrombie
2 Nancy BARTON b. cir 1816 GA d. aft 1880
m. 27 Nov 1835 (Hall) GA Wilson PIERCE b. cir 1811 GA d. aft 1892
Wilson bought Lot #27 (11 Dist) 250 ac. in Hall Co., GA in 1839.
Wilson bought about 700 ac. in Lumpkin Co., GA from 1849-1855 including two
land lots and about 9 gold lots--about 2 miles north of Hightower Bapt Church.
In 1873 Wilson bought Lot #3 (11 Dist) in Hall Co., GA from the estate of
his father-in-law and apparently moved back to Hall Co. at that time.
In 1892 Wilson gave 10 ac. of land in Lumpkin Co. to his grandchildren, Julia
and Malinda Coley (Daughters of Permelia) who also lived in Hall Co.
Children of Nancy BARTON and Wilson PIERCE:
(3)Mary Ann (Rosie) PIERCE b. 1838 (Hall) GA d. 14 Apr 1889 m. 11 Feb 1858
Dahlonega (Lumpkin) GA Joseph THOMPSON d. bef 1870. Mary was living
with her sons Reuben, James and Joseph next to her father, Wilson, in 1870.
She bought Lot #308 in Lumpkin Co. from her father in 1871.
(3)Permelia PIERCE b. Oct 1839 (Hall) GA d. ? m. 4 Oct 1856 Dahlonega
(Lumpkin) GA Mountenell P. COLEY b. Aug 1835 GA d. ?
(3)Reuben PIERCE b. cir 1839 (Hall) GA d. ? m. 31 Mar 1859 (Lumpkin)
GA Martha J. MARLOW b. cir 1843 NC d. ?
(3)Wilson Jasper PIERCE b. cir 1841 (Hall) GA d. ? m. 18 Aug 1859 Dahlonega
(Lumpkin) GA Lilly Caroline ROBERTS b. cir 1844 (Union) GA d. ? Wilson
J. bought land in Lumpkin Co. in 1854, 1867 and 1885. He was living in Lumpkin
Co. in 1900 when he signed an agreement to extend a loan for 5 years.
(3)Newton J. PIERCE b. __ Jan 1846 (Hall) GA d. ? m. 13 Apr 1865 Dahlonega
(Lumpkin) GA Margaret FREELAND b. __ May 1848 GA d. ? Newton bought
land in Lumpkin Co. from his father in 1867 & 1868. He lived in Green
Co., MO in 1891 when he sold this land to M.P. Coley through his agent, Wilson
Pierce. In 1897 he bought the same land back while still living in MO. His
daughter Pearly was born in Kansas in Aug. 1888. Margaret: Mother of
12 children with 7 living by 1900.
(3)James Henry PIERCE b. 11 Apr 1847 (Hall) GA d. 3 Mar 1903 Muskogee (Muskogee)
OK m. 27 Jul 1865 GA Hulda Louisa ROBERTS b. 8 Dec 1846 (Union) GA
d. 28 Oct 1918 Checotah (McIntosh) OK His remains were moved to a masoleum
at Greenhill Cem. in Muskogee. James and Hulda were living in Hall
Co., GA in 1880. In about 1885 they moved to Indian Territory (later Oklahoma),
then shortly after, went to Kansas. Apparently the families of Newton
Pierce and Columbus Roberts moved with them. In 1889, James and Columbus
moved back to Indian Territory and settled in the Ft. Gibson area in Cherokee
Nation. After James' death, Hulda lived with Roy Hulda: Remains
were moved to a masoleum at Greenhill Cem. in Muskogee.
(3)Nancy J. PIERCE b. cir 1850 (Lumpkin) GA d. ? m. 17 Sep 1865 (Lumpkin)
GA George W. MONTGOMERY Marriage performed by the Rev. M. M. Roberts, father
of Hulda Roberts.
(3)Washington Wiley PIERCE b. cir 1851 (Lumpkin) GA d. ? m. 13 Nov
1879 (Dawson) GA Mary J. ORR b. cir 1855 GA d. ? Marriage performed by George
W. Bowen, O.M.G. Washington W. bought land in Lumpkin Co. from his father
in 1875 & 1876. He was living next to his father in Hall Co. in 1880.
He bought land in Dawson Co. in 1885 & 1886.
(3)Arminda(?) PIERCE b. cir 1853 (Lumpkin) GA d. ?
(3)Emaline R. PIERCE b. cir 1855 (Lumpkin) GA d. ? Living with parents
Wilson and Nancy in 1880 in Hall Co., GA.
2 Hannah BARTON b. cir 1817 GA d. ?
m. 4 Sep 1838 (Hall) GA William D. PRINCE
2 John S. BARTON b. cir 1821 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. 1 Jan 1839 (Hall) GA Catharine COLLINS
2 Mary (Polly) BARTON b. cir 1823 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. 27 Oct 1842 Dahlonega (Lumpkin) GA James GURLEY
2 Henry D. BARTON b. cir 1825 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. 16 Sep 1847 (Hall) GA Sarah SEAY
Their son Ausborn Y. Barton lived in Benton Co., AR when he received a share
in the distribution of the estate of Henry Barton in 1873.
2 James M. BARTON b. cir 1826 (Hall) GA d. Civil War
m. 8 Aug 1853 (Hall) GA Hannah THOMASON b. 1833 d. ? Atlanta (Fulton) GA
Hannah: Daughter of Harmon and Matilda Thomason.
Married 2nd to ______ Hensley. Children of James
3 Wiley Barton
3 Harmon Barton
3 Jane Barton
3 James Ransom Barton
Arvin Early Barton
Elizabeth Barton. At the time I [Dan Pierce]
visited Elizabeth, she had just returned home after having surgery. She was
nice enough to let me come to her home and look through some of her genealogical
material, from which I hand copied the info I was interested in. I believe
that she had been the church secretary for the Wahoo Mountain church where
Henry Barton is supposed to be buried.
2 Permelia BARTON b. cir 1827 GA d. ? m. 17 Sep 1846 Gainesville (Hall)
GA Nathaniel ELLIOTT. b. 26 Dec 1822 GA.
Nathan E. Elliott
Mary C. Elliott
Nancy Elliott b.
30 Jan 1853 GA, married 15 Jul 1868 Lumpkin Co., GA, William T. Purdy, b.
Their daughter Suvillo Jane Purdy, b. 2 Aug 1881 Blount
Co., AL; married 20 Oct 1898 Blount Co., AL, Tobe
Timmerman, b. 10 Mar 1879 Blount Co., AL.
Their daughter Nellie Estelle Timmerman, b. 10 Dec
1899; married 9 Aug 1914 Blount Co., AL, George Moorehouse, b. 1891 St. Clair
Co., AL. [Data in blue submitted by Diane Bryant on 06/20/99, email:
"Premelea Barton is my ggg grandmother. "
2 Young H. BARTON b. __ Apr 1829 (Hall) GA d. cir 1910 Tenaha (Cherokee)
m. 7 May 1850 (Hall) GA Rebecca THOMASON b. 1833 d. bef 1858, Rebecca:
Daughter of Zemeriah Thomason and Jannett Montgomery.
Child of Young Harmon and Rebecca:
m. 10 Oct 1858 (Hall) GA Sarah COOPER
I have a note that Young Harmon also md. Catherine
Humphries and had several children. Does anyone else have this information.
The children (taken from the 1870 and 1880 Cherokee Co., NC census)
are listed as follows:
m. 4 Oct 1873 (Hall) GA Julia Ann COOK
m. Sarah KILBEE. Their children:
Robert Lee Barton
2 Elizabeth R. BARTON b. cir 1832 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. Andrew ELLIOTT b. cir 1823 SC d. ?
2 Hiram T. BARTON b. 1834 (Hall) GA d. ?
Was a pvt. in C.S.A., Co. K., 43d Rgt., Hall Co., GA, Brown's Boys. Captured
at Baker's Creek, MS, 16 May 1863; parolled at Fort Delaware, DE on 4 Jul
1863; received at City Point, VA for exchange.
He was the Administrator of his father, Henry Barton's, estate in 1873.
2 Amanda BARTON b. cir 1837 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. 1 Jan 1854 Gainesville (Hall) GA Gaston HUMPHREYS
2 Wesley BARTON b. cir 1844 (Hall) GA d. ?
m. 28 Oct 1863 (Hall) GA Sarah THOMASON
Date: Tue, 25 May 1999 From: Ruth
would like to know if willis was related to henry barton of hall county,ga.
or a lady named holly barton or any connection with Wahoo church in hall
county. I am searching for the parents of henry born 1793.
Off Site References:
For a detailed account of the Henry Barton family tree, see Paul Barton's
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Email address of Paul Barton:
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