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Descendants of Thomas Barrett


Generation No. 2


2. HETTY2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born May 29, 1799 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. She married ISAAC B. FORD Abt. 1820. He was born in Tennessee.

Notes for H
ETTY BARRETT:
1. She may be the daughter of either Thomas of Winnie by previous marriage
     
Children of H
ETTY BARRETT and ISAAC FORD are:
12. i.   WINIFRED 'WINNIE'3 FORD, b. Abt. 1825, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  ii.   MARY FORD, b. Abt. 1830, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  iii.   ELLEN FORD, b. Abt. 1834, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  iv.   MATILDA FORD, b. Abt. 1836, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  v.   SAMUEL FORD, b. Abt. 1837, Hawkins County, Tennessee.


3. PLEASANT2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born March 01, 1802 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died Aft. 1880 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He married (1) MARY ?? Abt. 1825 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. She was born Abt. 1810 in Tennessee, and died Abt. 1865 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He married (2) SARAN ANN RICE 1863 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. She was born Abt. 1822 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died Aft. 1880.
     
Children of P
LEASANT BARRETT and MARY ?? are:
13. i.   MARGARET3 BARRETT, b. 1839.
14. ii.   JOHN BARRETT, b. Abt. 1825, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
15. iii.   THOMAS BARRETT, b. Abt. 1826, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  iv.   ANN BARRETT, b. Abt. 1828.
  v.   WINNIE BARRETT, b. Abt. 1829, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Aft. 1886, Hawkins County, Tennessee; m. WILSON DAVIS, May 18, 1859, Hawkins County, Tennessee; b. Abt. 1831, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
16. vi.   ENOCH BARRETT, b. Abt. 1832, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Bet. 1880 - 1890, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
17. vii.   NANCY J. BARRETT, b. Bet. 1836 - 1838.
18. viii.   SAMUEL BARRETT, b. January 18, 1837, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Aft. 1912, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  ix.   MARTHA BARRETT, b. Abt. 1839, Hawkins County, Tennessee; m. JAMES ANDERSON.
  Notes for MARTHA BARRETT:
1. Marriage to James Anderson (possibly son of David W. and Margaret Anderson)
2. James and Martha Anderson sold land in May 1860 inherited by Martha from father, Pleasant Barrett. Hawkins County Deed Book

19. x.   CORDELIA BARRETT, b. Abt. 1842, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Aft. 1886, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  xi.   MARY BARRETT, b. Abt. 1844, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
20. xii.   ROBERT H. BARRETT, b. May 11, 1847, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. January 19, 1923, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
     
Child of PLEASANT BARRETT and SARAN RICE is:
  xiii.   PLEASANT CLINTON3 BARRETT, b. June 25, 1864, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. August 22, 1945, Hawkins County, Tennessee; m. REBECCA ELIZABETH KENDRICK, January 01, 1885.


4. HUGH2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born May 16, 1805 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died April 1860 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He married (1) MARY BRICE 1824 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. She was born Abt. 1810, and died Bef. 1849. He married (2) MARIA RICHARDSON April 04, 1849.

Notes for H
UGH BARRETT:
WILL OF HUGH BARRETT

Page 69
Dated: August 26, 1857     
Proven: May Tern, 1860
I, Hugh Barrett of the County of Hawkins and State of Tennessee, being of sound and disposing mind and memory do make, ordain and publish this my last will and testament hereby revoking and make void all other wills by me at any time made. First. It is my wish and desire that my funeral expenses be paid as soon after my death as practicable out of the first money that may come into the hands of my Executor. Second. It is my wish and desire that all my just debts be paid and my property whatever may be left, disposed of as follows: To my son, John Nelson Barrett, I will and bequeth one half of my landed estate, being half of the farm whereon I now live including the house and other buildings, the farm to be divided agreeable to quantity and quality, and further that my wife Maria shall have a maintenance of life estate in said half of farm so willed to my son John Nelson Barrett, in case she lives a widow, but in case she marries, her maintenance of life estate in said parcel of land to be at an end and descend to my son John immediately. And further, my son John Nelson Barrett shall pay to his sister Elizabeth Laurie Barrett $150.00 in good property or money to be paid to her when she arrives at the age of 21 years. John, Elizabeth and their mother to live on said piece of land. My wife Maria, mother of John and Elizabeth, to have management and control of said piece of land in case she lives a widow until John becomes 21 years old at which time he is to have control of the place. The balance of the farm, being the other half, I will and bequeath to my two sons William and Thomas, to be equally divded between them. Thirdly, It is my wish and desire that my movable property, whatever I may die possessed of, shall be sold and the proceeds be, equally divided as follows: To my two daughters, Sally and Orlena, I will $15.00 each, and the balance, whatever it may be, equally divided between my five daughters, Matilda, Mary, Louisa, Sally and Orlena. Fourthly. I appoint my brother Thomas T. Barrett, my Executor of this my last Will and Testament. In testimony whereof I hereunto set my hand and seal. This 25th day of August, 1851, in presence of the subscribing witnessess.
Hugh Barrett (seal)
Attest: Wm. x Hutchisson (his mark) T. T. Barrett A.P.K. Barrett (note from typist-The will is dated 1857 at beginning and 1851 at end-I think this is an error from the original transcibist)
     
Children of H
UGH BARRETT and MARY BRICE are:
21. i.   MATILDA AMANDA3 BARRETT, b. September 22, 1829, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. February 15, 1901, Jasper County, Missouri.
22. ii.   MARY BARRETT, b. December 25, 1830, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. June 16, 1887, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
23. iii.   LOUISA BARRETT, b. October 30, 1833, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. June 28, 1922, Rialto, California.
24. iv.   ORLENA CATHERINE BARRETT, b. November 11, 1838, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. January 24, 1886, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
25. v.   THOMAS CLINTON BARRETT, b. December 20, 1840, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. July 27, 1913, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  vi.   WILLIAM BARRETT, b. Abt. 1842, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  Notes for WILLIAM BARRETT:
1. Could have been the William Barrett who married Mahala Sullivan 6 Oct 1861 in Hawkins County?

26. vii.   SARAH ANN BARRETT, b. March 17, 1845, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. August 06, 1881, Walnut Grove, Greene County, Missouri.
     
Children of HUGH BARRETT and MARIA RICHARDSON are:
27. viii.   JOHN NELSON3 BARRETT, b. Abt. May 1850.
  ix.   ELIZABETH LAURA BARRETT, b. 1856; m. HUGH FIELDS.


5. JOHN2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born January 02, 1807 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died 1898 in Jackson County, Missouri. He married PRISCILLA WRIGHT December 15, 1831 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, daughter of GEORGE WRIGHT and MARY CURRY. She was born November 22, 1815 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died in Jackson County, Missouri.

Notes for P
RISCILLA WRIGHT:
Notes from Donna Hunter, Redlands, CA
"Birth date from old family bible"
Hawkins County, TN marriage record
     
Children of J
OHN BARRETT and PRISCILLA WRIGHT are:
28. i.   ROBERT WRIGHT3 BARRETT, b. Abt. 1832, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. June 10, 1880, Independence, Jackson County, Missouri.
  ii.   GEORGE W. BARRETT, b. Abt. 1835.
  iii.   THOMAS BARRETT, b. Abt. 1837.
  iv.   HOWARD BARRETT, b. Abt. 1843.


6. CLINTON2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born March 30, 1809 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died April 20, 1858 in Greene County, Missouri. He married MALINDA WILLIAMS 1830 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, daughter of DAVID WILLIAMS and RUTH JONES. She was born January 06, 1809 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died September 21, 1862 in Greene County, Missouri.

Notes for C
LINTON BARRETT:
Clinton and Melinda moved to Greene, County, MO near the Cave Springs area, about 1838, probably at the suggestion of his older brother John, who had preceded him to Missouri. Clinton and his wife are buried in Colbe Cemetery near Springfield betwen Cave Springs and Walnut Grove. Their daughter, Nancy, is bured there with her son.
     
Children of C
LINTON BARRETT and MALINDA WILLIAMS are:
  i.   ELBERT S.3 BARRETT, b. 1831, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
29. ii.   MARGARET JANE BARRETT, b. Abt. 1833, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Greene County, Missouri?.
30. iii.   NANCY BARRETT, b. October 06, 1838, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. June 1862, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri.
31. iv.   LUCRETIA BARRETT, b. April 23, 1841, Greene County, Missouri; d. December 15, 1916, Greene County, Missouri.
32. v.   THOMAS LAFAYETTE BARRETT, b. November 10, 1843, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri; d. March 13, 1910, Springfield, Greene County, Missouri.
  vi.   MINERVA BARRETT, b. Abt. 1848, Greene County, Missouri; m. J.F. CANNON, November 23, 1865.
  vii.   ? BARRETT, b. 1849, Greene County, Missouri; d. 1861, Missouri.
  Notes for ? BARRETT:
Clinton and Melinda Barrett had a young son killed in the Civil War by Union soldiers, thought to have been about 13 years old. He was with a Whittenburg boy, a neighbor, when they were killed. Melinda and Mrs. Whittenburg supposedly went several miles in a wagon to pick up their bodies. This is a good place to mention in the battle of Wilson's Creek, August 10, 1861, near Republic, Missouri, southwest of Springfield. Many troops and civilians were involved. .


7. WILLIAM NELSON2 BARRETT (THOMAS1) was born December 27, 1814 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died March 27, 1860 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He married NANCY SULLIVAN Abt. 1840 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, daughter of EZEKIAL SULLIVAN and SARAH HOWELL. She was born Abt. 1818 in Hawkins County, Tennessee, and died Aft. 1880 in Hawkins County, Tennessee.

Notes for W
ILLIAM NELSON BARRETT:
1. 1850-60 Hawkins County, TN census
2. Will of William Nelson Barrett
3. Hawkins County, TN Court Minutes, 7 May 1860
4. "Descendents of Thomas and Winnie Barrett", by Ron Pyron
5. Muriel Culbertson, Surgoinsville, TN, descendant

WILL OF WILLIAM NELSON BARRETT

Page 70
Dated: September 11, 1858, Proven: May Term, 1860

I, William N. Barrett, of the County of Hawkins and State of Tennessee, being of sound and disposing mind and memory, do make and ordain this to be my last will and testament, hereby revoking all other wills by me at any time made. First. It is my wish and desire that my funeral expenses be paid out of any money that may first come into the hands of my Executors. Second. It is my wish and desire that my beloved wife Nancy shall have one third of all my lands, including my dwelling house, and all my out buildings during her life in case she lives single, together with all my notes, books and papers of every kind and all my movable property of whatever kind it may be. Third. It is my wish and desire that out of my money and notes and other movable property, my debts remaining two thirds of my land shall be divided between my eight children, to wit: Wm C. Barrett, Saraah, Adaline, Ezekial haynes, James Arthur, May Elizabeth, Peggy Jane, Thomas Orville and Martha Cornelia, that they shall each receive their part as they reach 21 years of age. Fifth. It is my wish and desire that at the death of my wife, the above-named property bequeathed to her shall be equally divided between the...eight children, and in case she marries the same to be divided between the children at her marriage as at her death. Sixth. It is my wish and desire that my wife Nancy and Thomas T. Barrett be, and they are hereby constituted and appointed my Executors of this my last Will and Testament. In testimony whereof I have hereunto set my hand and affixed my seal this 11th day of September 1858 in the presence of the sucscribing witnesses. (his seal) Attest: William N. x Barrett (seal) Wm. Hutchisson (mark) A.P.K. Barrett

Notes for N
ANCY SULLIVAN:
Sources:
1. Will of Ezekial Sullivan, father
2. Will of William Nelson Barrett
     
Children of W
ILLIAM BARRETT and NANCY SULLIVAN are:
33. i.   WILLIAM CLINTON3 BARRETT, b. Abt. 1841, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Abt. 1879, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
34. ii.   SARAH ADELINE BARRETT, b. Abt. 1844, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
35. iii.   EZEKIEL HAYNES BARRETT, b. September 1845, Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  iv.   JAMES ARTHUR BARRETT, b. May 23, 1849, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Fannin, Texas?; m. AMANDA JANE LYDAY, May 05, 1873, Fannin, Tx.
  Notes for JAMES ARTHUR BARRETT:
1. Will of William Nelson Barrett
2. 1850-60 TN census     
3. Mick Barrett, descendant

  v.   MARY ELIZABETH BARRETT, b. Abt. 1850, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. Hawkins County, Tennessee.
  Notes for MARY ELIZABETH BARRETT:
!. Will of Willian Nelson Barrett

  vi.   MARGARET BARRETT, b. Abt. 1852; m. BENJAMIN WALKER ANDERSON, April 27, 1874, Hawkins County, Tennessee; b. June 22, 1852.
36. vii.   THOMAS ORVILLE BARRETT, b. September 18, 1855, Hawkins County, Tennessee; d. February 06, 1941, Surgoinsville, Hawkins County, TN.
  viii.   MARTHA CORNELIA BARRETT, b. Abt. 1857, Hawkins County, Tennessee.


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