William "Willis" Barnes

Male 1818 - 1905  (86 years)


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  • Name William "Willis" Barnes 
    Born 18 Sep 1818  Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1840  Township 68, Lee Co, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Name: Willis Barnes (pg 13)
      Township: Township 68
      County: Lee
      State: Iowa Territory
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 7
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
      Total Free White Persons: 2
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 2

      Next door, Jacob H. Therman (Sherman)
      Name: Jacob H Therman
      [Jacob H Sherman]
      Township: Township 68
      County: Lee
      State: Iowa Territory
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 3
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 50 thru 59: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 4
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 2
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
      Total Free White Persons: 8
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 8


      next door, John Waters
      next door, Rebecca A. Palmer
      Name: Rebecca A Palmer
      Township: Township 68
      County: Lee
      State: Iowa Territory
      Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
      Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 8
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 1
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 4
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 4


      nearby:
      Ocum F. Pratt


      Silas Brockway (Titus Brockway)
      Name: Silas Brockway
      [Titus Brockway]
      Township: Township 68
      County: Lee
      State: Iowa Territory
      Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 2
      Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 2
      Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1
      Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1
      Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 11
      Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
      Free White Persons - Under 20: 8
      Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
      Total Free White Persons: 11
      Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 11


      John Barnes
      James Barns


      Township 66, Lee, Iowa:
      Calvin Beebe
    Census 1850  St. Louis Co, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Willis Barnes 30 CT
      Rebecca Barnes 37 NH
      William Barnes 10 Iowa
      Jacob Barnes 7 Illinois
      Esther Barnes 3 Missouri

      next door:
      Shearman, Jacob 64 1786 NH
      Shearman Rebeca 64 1786 MA
      Shearman Jacob 30 1820 NY
      Shearman Lotrel 26 1824 NY
      Shearman Hammilton 23 1827 NY
      Shearman Mary 19 1831 NY


    Census 1859  Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    tax roll 
    1859 Texas, Chambers County, Tax Roll census
    1859 Texas, Chambers County, Tax Roll census
    Census 2 Jun 1870  Wallisville, Chambers Co (Subdivision 17), Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Subdivision 17 (Wallisville), Chambers County, Texas 2 Jun 1870
      (page 3)
      residence 24
      Sherman, John 47 New York
      Sherman, Rachel 39 Kentucky
      Sherman, Hamilton 17 Missouri
      Sherman, Augusta 15 Texas
      Sherman, Charles 13 Texas

      residence 28
      Sherman, Haml 42 1828 New York
      Sherman, Mary 32 1838 Texas
      Sherman, Martha 12 1858 Texas
      Sherman, Richard 6 1864 Texas
      (page 4)
      Sherman, Edgar 5 1865 Texas
      Sherman, Oliver 1 1860 Texas
      Sherman, Rebecca 84 1786 New Hampshire

      residence 27
      Barnes, Willie 50 1820 Connecticut
      Barnes, Rebecca 566 1814 New Hampshire
      Barnes, Jake 27 1843 Illinois
      Barnes, John 18 1852 Missouri
      Barnes, Linus 14 1856 Texas
      Doebner, Sam 31 1839 Sachsen (Kgr./Land in Bundesrepublik)/Saxony (Kingdom/State)
      Doebner, Rebecca (dau) 23 1847 Missouri
      Doebner, William 1 1869 Texas
    1870 Texas, Chambers County, Subdivision 17, Wallisville Post Office census
    1870 Texas, Chambers County, Subdivision 17, Wallisville Post Office census
    page 1 of 2
    Rebecca Stebbins Sherman, John Sherman family; Hamilton Sherman family; Willis Barnes family; Sam Doebner family; also Frank Silva family and Daniel Clark family
    1870 Texas, Chambers County, Subdivision 17, Wallisville Post Office census
    1870 Texas, Chambers County, Subdivision 17, Wallisville Post Office census
    page 2 of 2
    Rebecca Stebbins Sherman, John Sherman family; Hamilton Sherman family; Willis Barnes family; Sam Doebner family; also Frank Silva family and Daniel Clark family
    Census 9 Jun 1880  Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 3rd Precinct or Wallisville, Chambers County 9th June 1880

      residence 31/33 (page 4)
      Sherman Lotrop B. 55 1825 Self Married New York New Hampshire New Hampshire farmer
      Sherman Mary S. 44 1836 wife Tennessee Tennessee Tennessee
      Sherman Amanda 14 1866 Daughter Texas New York Tennessee
      Sherman Lotrop L. 12 1868 Son Single Texas New York Tennessee
      Jones Mrs. Devilla E. 22 1858 Daughter Widowed Texas New York Tennessee
      Jones Oscar 3 1877 Grandson Single Texas New York Tennessee
      Jones Abbie A. 3m Feb 1880 Granddaughter Single Texas New York Tennessee

      residence 32/34
      Wm. A. Smith 48 1832 Alabama
      Emily Smith 46 1834 Georgia
      Lena Smith 5 1875 Texas
      Wm. H. Miller 23 1857 stepson Texas
      Geo. C. Miller 18 1862 stepson Texas
      Emily V. Merritt 14 1866 stepdau Texas
      Joseph Hill 9 1871 nephew Texas
      Hattie Hill 7 1873 niece Texas
      Ben Hill 5 1875 nephew Texas
      Ettie Hill 14 1866 niece Texas
      P. C. Hill 38 1842 Texas Georgia SC widower

      residence 33/35
      Miller, James A. 26 TX Florida Georgia
      Sophronia 18 1862 Texas NY TN

      residence 34/35
      Barnes Willis 63 1817 Self Connecticut Connecticut Connecticut farmer
      Barnes Rebecca 66 1814 wife New Hampshire New Hampshire Massachusetts
      Barnes Jacob 37 1843 Son Single Illinois Connecticut New Hampshire laborer
      Barnes Lannis 23 1857 Son Single Texas Connecticut New Hampshire
      Doebner Willie 10 1870 Grandson Texas Prussia Missouri

      residence 35/37
      Sherman Richd. H. 50 1830 Self Widower New York New Hampshire New Hampshire farmer
      Sherman Martha 21 1859 Daughter Single Texas New York Texas
      Sherman Richard 17 1863 Son Texas New York Texas
      Sherman Edgar 15 1865 Son Texas New York Texas
      Sherman Oliver 11 1869 Son Texas New York Texas
      Sherman Annie 5 1875 Daughter Texas New York Texas

      residence 37/36
      Sherman R. H. 27 1853 Self Missouri New York Missouri
      Sherman Susan S 24 1856 wife Texas Tennessee Louisiana
      Sherman Boyd O. 7m 1879 Son Texas Missouri Texas

      (next page, page 5)
      residence 38/40
      Sherman, John T. 55 widowed New York New Hampshire Connecticut
      Sherman, Chas 23 son married farmer Texas New York Kentucky
      Sherman, Mary A 20 daughter-in-law married Texas Tennessee Tennessee
      Sherman, Leonard 1 grandson Texas Texas Texas
    1880 Texas, Chambers County, Wallisville, Sherman and Barnes
    1880 Texas, Chambers County, Wallisville, Sherman and Barnes
    Lothrop and Mary Sherman, Amanda, 14 years old, and others; Bebecca Sherman Barnes and family; Richard Sherman (bro to Lothrop) and children; and Richard (son of John T) and family
    Died 18 Mar 1905  Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Willis enlisted in the Civil War on 7 August 1863 in Capt Wooten's Co B Texas State Troops Calvary. Sons William S (age 21) and Jacob (age 18) enlisted into Co F of Spaight's Battalion.
    Person ID I4499  Roots
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2011 

    Family Rebecca Sherman,   b. 13 Feb 1814, Orford, Grafton Co, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1900, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1840  Hancock, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. William S Barnes,   b. 8 Aug 1840, Lee Co, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1869, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 30 years)
     2. Jacob "Jake" Barnes,   b. 11 May 1843, Springfield, Sangamon Co, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880, of Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 38 years)  [Birth]
    +3. Rebecca Esther Barnes,   b. 16 Oct 1847, St.Louis, St.Louis Co, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1871, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    +4. John Barnes,   b. 21 Jan 1852, St.Louis, St.Louis Co, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1894, Eminence, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     5. Mary Barnes,   b. 16 Oct 1854, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1871, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
    +6. Linus Barnes,   b. 2 Mar 1856, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1923, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. Bernia Barnes,   b. Abt 1859, Wallisville, Chambers Co, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1880  (Age ~ 22 years)
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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