Eli Starr BARNUM

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Eli Starr BARNUM

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Danbury, Fairfield, CT
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Son of Eliphalet Barnum and Mary Barnum
Brother of Rebecca BARNUM; Rachel BARNUM and Polly PECK

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Eli Starr BARNUM's Timeline

1783
March 8, 1783
Danbury, Fairfield, CT

1860 Census: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MCGD-SQ3

Name: Eli S Barnum
Residence: , Cuyahoga, Ohio
Ward: East Cleveland
Age: 76 years
Estimated Birth Year: 1784
Birthplace: Connecticut
Gender: Male
Page: 7
Family Number: 46
Film Number: 803955
DGS Number: 4282501
Image Number: 00218
NARA Number: M653

name: Mary R Barnum
residence: , Cuyahoga, Ohio
ward: East Cleveland
age: 64 years
estimated birth year: 1796
birthplace: Massachusetts
gender: Female
page: 7
family number: 46
dgs number: 4282501
nara number: M653

name: Mary Barnum
residence: , Cuyahoga, Ohio
ward: East Cleveland
age: 35 years
estimated birth year: 1825
birthplace: Ohio
gender: Female
page: 8
family number: 46
dgs number: 4282501
nara number: M653

name: Belle G Barnum
residence: , Cuyahoga, Ohio
ward: East Cleveland
age: 20 years
estimated birth year: 1840
birthplace: Ohio
gender: Female
page: 8
family number: 46
dgs number: 4282501
nara number: M653

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Eli was listed in the 1811 tax list for Cuyahoga County, Ohio. He was the Postmaster of Florence, Huron County, Ohio in 1828.

In the 1850 US Census for Florence, Erie County, Ohio the family of Eli S. Barnum was enumerated as follows:
Dwelling #190; Family #196
Eli S. Barnum, 68, M, Farmer Real property $4,000, b. Connecticut
Mary R. Barnum, 54, F, b. Massachusetts
Mary Barnum, 25, F, b. Ohio
Charly P. Barnum, 15, M, b. Ohio, Attended school within the year
Isibel G. Barnum, 11, F, b. Ohio, Attended school within the year
James Cowles, 35, M, b. Connecticut
Rhoda Cowles, 28, F, b. Ohio
Florence A. Cowles, 3, M [sic], b. Ohio

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Between 1860 and 1880

1880 Census for his Widow: https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8M9-L49

Name: Mary R. Barnum
Residence: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Birthdate: 1796
Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Relationship to Head: Self
Spouse's Name:
Spouse's Birthplace:
Father's Name:
Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts, United States
Race or Color (Expanded): White
Ethnicity (Standardized): American
Gender: Female
Martial Status: Widowed
Age (Expanded): 84 years
Occupation: Keeping House
NARA Film Number: T9-1008
Page: 159
Page Character: A
Entry Number: 2994
Film number: 1255008
Household Gender Age
Mary R. Barnum F 84
Child Isabella J. Barnum F 42