Captain James M. Barnett

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James M. Barnett

Birthdate: (85)
Birthplace: Rockingham, VA, USA
Death: 1835 (81-89)
Richmond, KY, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Robert Barnett and Mary Catherine Barnett
Husband of Sarah Barnett
Father of James Marion Barnett
Brother of Thomas Barnett; John Barnett; Jane Barnett; Jenny Barnett; Rebecca Moore and 12 others

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About Captain James M. Barnett

The two Alexander Barnetts, Robert Barnett, Mary Montgomery & Joseph Barnett Posted: 7 Mar 2009 by: SueBarnettG

This has been transcribed from: Kentucky Ancestors The Genealogical Quarterly of the Kentucky Historical Society Autumn 1996 Volume 32 #1 Written by: Thelma M. Murphy

Mary Montgomery was

  • born in 1726 and
  • died in Madison County, Ky., in 1808.
  • she was a daughter of Alexander Montgomery of Amherst County, Va., and Orange Co., North Carolina.
  • Her brother, William Montgomery Sr., was massacred at Montgomery Station in Lincoln County.
  • She married Robert Barnett (b. 1725 d. 1787, Amherst Co., Va.) in 1747.
    • After Robert's death, she and most of her family moved to Madison Co., Ky.
    • Their children:
      • 1. Jane (b. 1748, Amherst Co., Va., d. 1825 Ohio County, Ky) who married Alexander Barnett in 1769
      • 2. John (b. 1749, d. 1817, Madison County, Ky.,) who married Rebecca Morrison and Susannah Standley.
      • 3. James (b. 1750 d. 1835, Madison co., Ky.) who married Marcy Hawkins
        • He was a Revolutionary War soldier and county militiaman, and attained the rank of lieutenant colonel.
      • 4. Ann
      • 5. Alexander
      • 6. Mary (d. after 1815. Madison County, Ky.) who married Samuel Bell and William Barnett
      • 7. Rebekah (d. after 1808) who married Joseph Moore
      • 8. Rachel (b. 1763 d. 1813) who married cousin Joseph Barnett
      • 9. Elizabeth Barnett (b. 1765, d. 1835) who married John C. Moran
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Captain James M. Barnett's Timeline

Rockingham, VA, USA
Age 42
Burke, NC, USA
Age 85
Richmond, KY, USA