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James Barnes

Birthdate:
Birthplace: London, England
Death: Died in London, England
Place of Burial: St. Andrew, Holborn, London, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Barnes and Mary Barnes
Husband of Mary Barnes, SM/PROG
Father of James Barnes; James Whittaker Barnes, SV/PROG 1; Elizabeth Crouch and George Sutton Barnes, SV/PROG 2

Managed by: Michael Robert Barnes
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About James Barnes

James Barnes was born about 1782.

England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906

 
  • Name: James Barnes
  • Birth Date: 16 May 1772
  • Christening Date: 10 Jun 1772
  • Christening Place: Westminster, London, England
  • Age at Christening: 0
  • Father's Name: Robert Barnes
  • Mother's Name: Mary

Marriage: He was the first husband of Mary Dixon.

London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921

  • Name: James Barnes
  • Spouse Name: Mary Dixon
  • Record Type: Marriage
  • Marriage Date: 08 May 1804
  • Parish: St George, Hanover Square
  • County: Middlesex
  • Borough: Westminster
  • Witnesses; Jane Johnson George Barnes

The couple had 4 children in England -

  • James Barnes born 1804, died about 3 years later
  • Elizabeth Barnes born 1806
  • James Whittaker Barnes born 1807
  • George Sutton Barnes 1811

James Snr. died sometime between 1810/11 and 1819/20

The following was found via Ancestry.co.uk

London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980

  • Name: James Barnes
  • Record Type: Burial
  • Estimated Death Date: abt 1817
  • Burial Date: 1 Oct 1817
  • Age: 46
  • Estimated Birth Year: abt 1771
  • Parish or Poor Law Union: St Andrew Holborn
  • Borough: City of London
  • County: London

Mary Dixon, James' widow, accompanied Henry Harper, a widower from Buckinghamshire on the ship 'Ocean' as part of Howard's Party. James Whittaker aged 12 and George aged 8 were also on the ship. Henry Harper's brother James aged 14 and his 6 year old daughter Elizabeth were also with them. NOTE. Some source have James as Harper's brother - others as his son.

Mary posed as Harper's wife in order to apply for permission to accompany him. Her daughter Elizabeth did not go with them for some reason.

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James Barnes's Timeline

1772
June 10, 1772
London, England
1779
1779
London, England
1804
May 8, 1804
Age 25
London, England
1804
Age 25
England
1807
April 1807
Age 28
Staffordshire, England
1809
1809
Age 30
England
1811
May 4, 1811
Age 32
London, England
1815
1815
Age 36
London, England
1817
October 1, 1817
Age 36
London, England