Barton County Settlers

Submitted on November 29, 2002 by Bruce Robertson.

 

Name of Settler

Place of Residence

Year to Barton

Place of Origin

Age

Arnold, John

Golden City

October 16, 1871

Bath co, Kentucky

62

Arnold, Louis

Golden City

October 16, 1871

Shelby co, Indiana

58

Aspell, Mike

Golden City

July 4, 1866

Dublin co, Ireland

58

Avery, B. C.

Lamar

Fall 1868

Illinois

32

Avery, William H.

L. A, California

December 23, 1865

Montrose, Penn.

63

Bandy, George W.

Lamar

December, 1871

Fanklin co, Mo.

56

Bandy, Martha J. Mrs.

Lamar

December, 1871

Marion co, Tenn.

53

Barnesley, U. S.

Esrom

October 1871

Randolph co, Ind.

31

Beatty, Hannah M.

Lamar

October 24, 1869

Augusta, Ohio

53

Beatty, Howard M.

Lamar

October 21, 1869

Carroll co. Ohio

32

Beitling, Lewis

Lamar

August, 1870

Germany

56

Benford, W. H.

Lamar

March, 1874

Cumberland, Md.

53

Bingham, Harry F.

Esrom

November, 1866

Stanton, Kansas

35

Blacker, Owen Dr.

Nashville

April 1, 1855

Scipio, Ohio

77

Blethroad, S. Mrs.

Lamar

July 22, 1871

Wayne co. Ohio

59

Blethroad, Simon

Lamar

September 1, 1867

Allegheny co. Pa.

76

Boss, F. L.

Lamar

March, 1870

Shelby co. Ind.

53

Boss, I. W.

Lamar

March 1, 1871

Lamar, Missouri

28

Boss, T. A. Mrs.

Lamar

March, 1870

Marion co. Ind.

53

Breeden, M. Capt.

Golden City

September, 1856

Greencastle, Ind.

69

Brown, Cora Mrs. (nee Comfort)

Liberal

February 16, 1870

Chilicothe, Illinois

31

Brown, Emma Mrs. (nee Wills)

Lamar

December 6, 1866

Carlinville, Illinois

50

Brown, Ruth A. Mrs. (Joyce)

Lamar

September, 1878

Shelbyville, Ind.

41

Brown, Seymour F.

Lamar

September, 1874

Harrison co. W Va.

42

Brummett, Jordan H.

Lamar

Fall of 1870

Carroll county, Ark.

56

Brummett, Lewis

Lamar

October 20, 1869

Brown co, Indiana

48

Buffington, M. A.

Lamar

November 17, 1876

Rhode co, Tenn.

60

Bunn, A. J.

Lamar

March, 1868

Jackson co. Oh

62

Butler, William

Iantha

September, 1867

Allegheny co. Pa.

80

Cameron, Charles J.

Liberal

November,1866

Napoleon, Ohio

51

Cameron, Charlotte

Liberal

March, 1872

Altonia, Illinois

47

Cartmel, J. T.

Golden City

September, 1860

Rush co. Ind.

58

Cartmel, Jennie Mrs.

Golden City

Fall, 1865

Greenup co. Ky.

55

Casement, Robert E.

Lamar

December 21, 1879

Canfield, Canada

43

Clark, L.

Lamar

March, 1871

Greenupburg, N. Y.

46

Cobb, Walter

Lamar

March 11, 1874

Lamar, Missouri

25

Cockrell, Allen

Lamar

September, 1866

Jersey co, Illinois

61

Cockrell, Elvira Mrs.

Lamar

January, 1871

Shaw's Point, Ill.

47

Combs, T. H.

Lamar

October, 1869

Perry co. Ohio

60

Comfort, Matilda Mrs.

Liberal

February 16, 1870

Summer Ford Ohio

54

Conrad, Fremont M.

Lamar

March 7, 1870

Perryville, Missoui

37

Cook, Betsy A.

Lamar

January 24, 1869

Madison co. N. Y.

79

Cox, I. H.

Lamar

Spring 1878

Lee co, Va.

26

Crecy, John

Lamar

November 7, 1867

Lafayette, Tenn.

??

Curless, Belle Z. (nee Zook)

Liberal

July 4, 1866

Liberal, Missouri

38

Curless, Jeanette O. (Kennedy)

Liberal

October 6, 1866

Hamersville, Ohio

71

Curless, William H.

Liberal

October 6, 1866

Hamersville, Ohio

72

Curry, George Thomas

Iantha

April 5, 1868

Montgomery, Ky.

59

Drawyer. Omar A.

Newport

March 26, 1869

Stark co, Illinois

48

Dye, William

Lamar

October, 1878

Star City, Ind.

50

Eckles, Jonathan

Lamar

December, 1879

Willsburg, Va.

71

Edwards, Joshua

Lamar

October 16, 1865

Guilford co. N. C.

76

Edwards, T. M.

Lamar

October 2, 1865

Henry co. Ind.

54

Fast, B. W.

Lamar

May 11, 1860

Fulton co, Illinois

58

Fast, Charles

Lamar

Fall 1868

Prairie City, Illinois

55

Faubion, Erastus L.

Milford

October 11, 1870

Milford, Missouri

29

Faubion, William R.

Milford

August 14, 1875

Milford, Missouri

24

Fellers, Nora H. (nee Wilson)

Lamar

Fall 1870

Clark co, Illinois

40

Finley, Simon P.

Lamar

September 20, 1867

Barr Store, Illinois

50

Foster, Arsenus A.

Lamar

December 3, 1867

Erie, Pennsylvania

70

Fray, Eliza Mrs.

Irwin

September 20, ?

Salem, Missouri

30

Fray, Philip

Irwin

May 2, 1866

St. Williams, Can.

72

Gallagher, Michael

Lamar

December 1873

Louisiana co, Pa.

37

Garver, Ann mrs.

Kenoma

Spring 1854

Adair co., Ky.

47

Garver, Edwin

Kenoma

Fall of 1842

Indianapolis, Ind.

57

Gray, P. R.

Lamar

July, 1866

Switzerland co. Ind

57

Griffin, W. L. Dr.

Lamar

Fall, 1871

Litchfield, Illinois

57

Grubbs, Thomas B.

Lamar

December 25, 1869

Bowling Green, Ky.

78

Hall, Capt. Andrew

Lamar

March 1, 1871

Obannonvile, Ohio

74

Hamilton, W. M.

Lamar

November 7, 1872

Troy, Illinois

70

Harkless, T. W.

Lamar

November 5, 1865

Henrysburg, Oh.

42

Harrah, Cyrus

Lamar

March 7, 1874

Bellemont co, Oh.

60

Harvey, James P.

Lamar

March 10, 1867

Lamar, Missouri

32

Harvey, Thomas G.

Lamar

March, 1858

Wyandotte co, Oh.

62

Hessford, Kate (Curless)

Liberal

October 6, 1866

Astoria, Illinois

48

Hines, Jane Mrs. (nee Cox)

Lamar

July 14, 1868

Fountain co. Ind.

49

Hines, Richard

Lamar

1869

Pike co. Illinois

50

Hughes, Zeno

Lamar

1870

Shelby co. Ind.

29

Humphrey, Allie

Kenoma

August 16, 1873

Kenoma, Missouri

26

Ingersoll, G. R.

Lamar

September, 1880

Whiteside co, Mo.

61

Janney, Mahlon

Milford

November 3, 1867

Dimbarton, Ohio

70

Jones, C. S.

Lamar

August 26, 1874

Lexington, Mo.

51

Jones, C. S. Mrs.

Lamar

October 4, 1862

Lamar, Missouri

37

Jones, F. M.

Iantha

October 31, 1868

Greenfield, Indiana

51

Joslin, Daniel

Golden City

October 28, 1873

Vige co. Ind.

62

Keller, G. A.

Milford

September 22, 1874

Lucka, Germany

58

Kessell, Ambrose A.

Iantha

Fall 1859

Pendleton co W Va

45

Kessell, John A.

Lamar

1868

Macoupin, Illinois

38

Kessell, Noah

Lamar

December, 1858

Pendleton co, N. Y

55

Kremp, John

Lamar

November 18, 1867

Mackenheim, Fr.

62

Krimminger, C. R.

Hannon

March 8, 1869

Verdella, Missouri

30

Kunkler, Louis

Dublin

April, 1860

Dubois county, Ind.

57

Lakin, John W. P.

Liberal

Fall of 1869

Columbus, Ohio

59

Layne, Ida Mrs. (nee Morland)

Kenoma

October 16, 1872

Dublin, Missouri

27

Lillard, John T.

Lamar

July 25, 1870

Lamar, Missouri

29

Lisher, Elizabeth, Mrs.

Lamar

November 4, 1870

Hendrix co. Ind.

55

Lisher, L.

Lamar

November 4, 1870

Shelbyville, Ind.

57

Longnecker, Ellen

Lamar

March, 1868

Fayette co. Pa.

59

Lovell, A. J.

Lamar

December, 1871

Lincoln co, Mo.

48

Lowry, Amelia Mrs.

Lamar

May 29, 1867

Denver P. O. Ill.

50

Main, L. R.

Golden City

January 17, 1866

Delaware co, Iowa

43

Major, B. P.

Kenoma

March 1, 1870

Polk co, Missouri

55

Mann, B. F.

Lamar

November 6, 1868

Campbell co. Ky.

65

Mann, Emma Mrs.

Lamar

August 7, 1873

Shelby co, Indiana

60

McCutchen, Mary F. Mrs.

Lamar

July 20, ????

Jersey co, Illinois

??

McDonald, John J.

Lamar

March 1868

Jackson, Michigan

58

McEuen, W. L.

Lamar

February, 1880

Johnson co, Mo.

28

McGowan, D. T.

Golden City

August, 1870

Culpepper co. Va.

72

McKinney, Mary Mrs.

Arcadia, Kansas

May, 1868

Belfast, Ireland

64

McPherson, C. R.

Iantha

September 24, 1871

Manchester, Illinois

64

McPherson, M.S. Mrs.

Iantha

September 24, 1871

Dark county, Ohio

59

Metcalf, Arthur

Verdella

April 17, 1871

Ohio

57

Metcalf, Arthur, Mrs.

Verdella

April 17, 1871

Wayne co, Ohio

49

Millard, Flora E. (nee Burgess)

Lamar

Fall, 1876

New York

49

Millard, John E.

Lamar

Fall, 1866

New York

53

Millard, Mattie (nee Thompson)

Lamar

June, 1871

Vandalia, Illinois

33

Miner, George

Liberal

October 5, 1852

Liberal, Missouri

47

Miner, Marshal N.

Liberal

January 9, 1850

Liberal, Missouri

38

Mitchell, S. R.

Esrom

December, 187?

Jefferson co. Tenn.

58

Monroe, William

Kenoma

November 11, 1871

Tiptown, Indiana

38

Moore, Edwin L.

Lamar

January 20, 1870

Lamar, Missouri

29

Moore, Emmett

Lamar

August, 1878

Perryville, Mo.

40

Moorehouse, D. W. Mrs.

Lockwood

May, 1870

Gipson co. Ind.

74

Morgan, Alphonso D.

Golden City

March, 1868

Burnsville, Ky.

52

Mote, Jacob C.

Liberal

August 28, 1858

West Milton, Ohio

72

Murch, Elizabeth M.

Lamar

May 8, 1873

London, England

56

Murch, Henry G.

Lamar

January 22, 1874

Lamar, Missouri

25

Nett, Albert

Jasper City

September 5, 1855

Manchester, Mo.

49

Nett, John W.

Jasper City

September 5, 1855

Mancheste, Mo.

49

Norris, Ella C. (nee Cones)

Lamar

Fall 1860

Rush co, Ind.

56

Orendorff, W. A.

Lamar

July 13, 1874

Tasking co, Ohio

58

Orendorff, W. A. Mrs.

Lamar

July 13, 1874

Marion co, Mo.

48

Orndorff, George W.

Lamar

June, 1874

Grundy co, Mo.

31

Parry, Joseph C.

Lamar

July 8, 1852

Arglesine, Wales

77

Parsons, E. L.

Sheldon

Septembe 1, 1869

Hartford, CT.

57

Parsons, H. A. Mrs.

Sheldon

Spring 1870

Richmond co. Ill.

46

Parsons, I. P.

Lamar

May, 1871

Toronto, Canada

55

Perry, Affa J.

Oakton

June, 1873

Macoupin co, Ill.

41

Perry, E. W.

Oakton

April, 1870

Montgomery co Md

57

Pierce, Charles

Sheldon

September 8, 1874

Lee County, VA.

56

Pierce, Mary F. Mrs.

Sheldon

September 8, 1874

Pike county, Ohio

51

Price, David

Duval

October 1, 1873

Radnershire, Wales

70

Primmer, Simeon

Kenoma

November 14, 1871

Hosking co, Ohio

59

Pyle, John

Lamar

March, 1871

Brown co, Illinois

45

Pyle, William

Lamar

March 1, 1873

Adams co, Ill.

42

Quackenbush, Henry

Irwin

October 6, 1868

Clifton Park, N. Y.

79

Quackenbush, R.

Irwin

October, 1868

Rock co. Wisc.

42

Ramsey, Geo.

Lamar

March, 1876

Cole co, Missouri

28

Reed, I. C.

Irwin

May 22, 1871

Goshen, CT.

77

Reed, L. A. Mrs.

Irwin

May 22, 1871

Tulon, Illinois

40

Riley, Hannah (nee Kunkler)

Lamar

Fall, 1860

Hawkin co, Ohio

46

Rist, W. F.

Lamar

March, 1868

Winnebago, Wisc.

49

Robertson, Cortez F.

Lamar

March 17, 1868

Allion, Michigan

62

Robinson, Kate Mrs.

Lamar

July, 1870

Adrain, Michigan

54

Robinson, Rueben B.

Lamar

1870

Tiffin, Ohio

62

Ryan, J. D.

Milford

January 9, 1870

Platt co, Missouri

39

Sackett, A. E.

Liberal

September, 1867

Georgetown, Ohio

50

Sackett, Anna B.

Liberal

April 4, 1878

Liberal, Missouri

21

Sackett, Robert C.

Liberal

April 26, 1867

Belleville, Illinois

50

Sandler, W. H.

Milford

June 18, 1873

Boone county, Ind.

59

Smith, J. P.

Lamar

April, 1870

Allegheny, Pa.

54

Smith, R. P. Mrs. (Mary Culver)

L. A. California

November 18, 1869

Vienna, Illinois

0

Spear, M. M.

Lamar

March 14, 1878

Montpelier, Vt.

67

Springer, Dennis

Liberal

August, 1868

Girard, Illinois

69

Stapleton, George W.

Bushnell

May, 1856

Lee co. Va.

53

Surburgg, J. F.

Golden City

December, 1867

Pennsylvania

61

Thompson, J. P.

Lamar

November 1, 1874

Roodhouse, Illinois

37

Thompson, S. D.

Kenoma

December 5, 1878

Decatur co. Ill.

58

Thompson, W. A.

Lamar

June, 1871

Greensburg, Ind.

56

Todd, G. D.

Iantha

February 26, 1870

Howard co. Mo.

79

Todd, Samuel

Iantha

April 14, 1860

Leavenworth, Ks.

43

Trevathan, S. F. Mrs.

Union City, Tenn.

March, 1860

Lexington, Ky.

58

Tucker, Capt. R. J.

Lamar

September 17, 1856

Petersburg, Va.

58

Tucker, Paul

Lamar

March 1, 1877

Lamar, Missouri

22

Tucker, R. J. Mrs. (nee Ward)

Lamar

July 8, 1852

Manny, Louisiana

53

Tyler, Alcinda Mrs.

Lamar

Spring, 1868

Illinois

48

Tyler, John F.

Lamar

Spring, 1865

Albany, New York

48

Van Pelt, Chas. Dr.

Lamar

August, 1858

Chatauqua co N. Y.

71

Van Pelt, Frank S.

Lamar

July 5, 1870

Bloomington, Ill.

34

Van Pool, S. A.

Lamar

September. 1869

Hickman co, Ky.

67

Vincent, Maude Mrs.(Orendorff)

Lamar

August 10, 1874

Lamar, Missouri

25

Ward, Edward G.

Lamar

July 8, 1852

Belle's Tavern, Ky.

60

Wells, Laura Mrs. (nee Cole)

Lamar

Abt 1871

Macon co, Illinois

44

Wenn, Charles A.

Lamar

April 7, 1870

Shelby co, Indiana

41

Williams, Mary S.

Esrom

abt. 1854

Plymouth, Illinois

42

Wills, T. L.

Lamar

Decembe 6, 1866

Carlinville, Illinois

??

Wilson, W. W.

Lamar

August, 1871

Lancaster, Pa.

75

Wood, Isabelle, Mrs.

Kenoma

Fall, 1873

Ohio

41

Wood, J. A.

Kenoma

Fall, 1873

Madison co, Ind.

43

Wray, A. K.

Kansas City

September 5, 1871

Shelby co, Indiana

51

Wyatt, John T.

Golden City

April, 1868

Kent co. Delaware

79

Young, William

Verdella

May, 1868

Donnega co Ireland

65

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