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Edmond Jackson Barr

Edmond Jackson Barr

Male 1852 - 1911  (59 years)

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  • Name Edmond Jackson Barr  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 6 Apr 1852  Logan County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date is from headstone; location is from Find-a-
      Grave memorial and census records
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Bell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Edmund Barr, age 8 born abt 1852 in Illinois, male, nearest post office is Belton; he is living with John Houchin, age 56 and Nancy Houchin, age 40 and Mary Houchin, age 2; the family relationship, if any, is unknown to me; also in the home: E. Barr, age 14; and Julia Barr, age 11 - are they orphans?  
    Census 1870  Coryell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Edmond Barr, age 18 born abt 1852 in Illinois; living in Precinct 1; white male; nearest post office is Gatesville; Living with: Jens C. Gaston, 52 (rancher) and Nancy Gaston, age 51; Also in the home: Hyram M. Gaston, 33; Finley Gaston, 22; Frank G. Gaston, 13; Mary Houchin, 13; and Francis Houchin, 9;  
    Census 1880  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed incorrectly as Edwin Barr, age 28 born abt 1852 in Illinois; living in Precinct 3; white male; married to Sarah Ann, age 28; he is a farmer; children: Charley E., 6; John Anderson, 4; Sam Carson, 2; and Frances I., 1 month 
    Census 1900  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed as Edmond J. Barr, age 48 born Apr 1852 in Illinois; living in Justice Precinct 6; white male; father; widowed; living with son Jno A. Barr, age 24 and his wife Sarah F., 21; and infant Barr, 5 months; also in the home: Sam C. Barr, 22; Chester W. Barr, 17; Pink Barr, 14; and Jas Barr, age 8 
    Census 1910  Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Indexed incorrectly as Edmand J. Barrs, age 57 born 1853 in Illinois; living in Justice Precinct 6; white male father; widower; living with son Pink Barr, age 38 (this age appears to be wrong); and Ada E. Barr, 27; grandchildren: Oran C., 3; Herma E., 2; and Lester, age 3 months 
    Died 13 Apr 1911  Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date is from headstone
    Buried Aft 13 Apr 1911  Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Cross Plains Memorial Park
    Edmond J. Barr
    Edmond J. Barr
    Headstone
    Person ID P9752  Curbow Montoya Family
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 

    Family Sarah Ann Arrowood,   b. 13 Jan 1852, Murphy, Cherokee County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sept 1895, Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 11 Sep 1873  Coryell County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date/location are NOT sourced by me - comes from public member trees on ancestry.com
    Notes 
    • In addition to Chester Wilburn "Chess" Barr, Edmond Jackson Barr and Sarah Ann Arrowood had the following known children:
      Charlie Edmond Barr (1874-1945)
      John Anderson Barr (1875-1942)
      Samual "Sam" Carson Barr (1878-1949)
      Frances I. Barr (1880)
      Pink Barr (1885-1921)
      James "Jim" S. Barr (1891-1980)
    Children 
    +1. Chester Wilburn Barr,   b. 19 Feb 1883, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1964, Abilene, Taylor County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2012 07:31:23 
    Family ID F2324  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Edmund Barr, age 8 born abt 1852 in Illinois, male, nearest post office is Belton; he is living with John Houchin, age 56 and Nancy Houchin, age 40 and Mary Houchin, age 2; the family relationship, if any, is unknown to me; also in the home: E. Barr, age 14; and Julia Barr, age 11 - are they orphans? - 1860 - Bell County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Edmond Barr, age 18 born abt 1852 in Illinois; living in Precinct 1; white male; nearest post office is Gatesville; Living with: Jens C. Gaston, 52 (rancher) and Nancy Gaston, age 51; Also in the home: Hyram M. Gaston, 33; Finley Gaston, 22; Frank G. Gaston, 13; Mary Houchin, 13; and Francis Houchin, 9; - 1870 - Coryell County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Sep 1873 - Coryell County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed incorrectly as Edwin Barr, age 28 born abt 1852 in Illinois; living in Precinct 3; white male; married to Sarah Ann, age 28; he is a farmer; children: Charley E., 6; John Anderson, 4; Sam Carson, 2; and Frances I., 1 month - 1880 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed as Edmond J. Barr, age 48 born Apr 1852 in Illinois; living in Justice Precinct 6; white male; father; widowed; living with son Jno A. Barr, age 24 and his wife Sarah F., 21; and infant Barr, 5 months; also in the home: Sam C. Barr, 22; Chester W. Barr, 17; Pink Barr, 14; and Jas Barr, age 8 - 1900 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Indexed incorrectly as Edmand J. Barrs, age 57 born 1853 in Illinois; living in Justice Precinct 6; white male father; widower; living with son Pink Barr, age 38 (this age appears to be wrong); and Ada E. Barr, 27; grandchildren: Oran C., 3; Herma E., 2; and Lester, age 3 months - 1910 - Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Apr 1911 - Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 13 Apr 1911 - Cross Plains, Callahan County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Barr Family History
    Barr Family History
    Excerpt from: I Remember Callahan-History of Callahan County, Texas - sponsored by The Callahan County Historical Commission

  • Sources 
    1. [S2625378497] 1860 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Eighth Census of the United States, 1860. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860. M653, 1), Year: 1860; Census Place: , Bell, Texas; Roll: M653_1288; Page: 307; Image: 139.


    2. [S2624683368] 1870 United States Federal Census, (1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnes), Year: 1870; Census Place: , , ; Roll: M593.


    3. [S2624675888] 1880, (1880 U.S. Census Index ), Year: 1880; Census Place: Precinct 3, Callahan, Texas; Roll: T9_1294; Family History Film: 1255294; Page: 352.1000; Enumeration District: 177; Image: .


    4. [S2625380337] 1900 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, ), Year: 1900; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Callahan, Texas; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: .


    5. [S2624649626] 1910 United States Federal Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1910. ), Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Callahan, Texas; Roll: T624_1534; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 16; Image: 1112.


    6. [S4273286790] I Remember Callahan - History of Callahan County, Texas, The Callahan County Historical Commission, Mrs. John Berry, President, (Western Publications; Stillwater, Oklahoma), Editor: Hicks A. Turner.