Sarah Averilla Barnes

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Sarah Averilla Barnes (Gilbert)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Maryland, United States
Death: March 13, 1908 (88)
Harford, Maryland, United States
Place of Burial: Churchville, Harford, Maryland, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Amos Gilbert and Sarah Gilbert
Wife of Hosea Barnes
Sister of Mary Gilbert; Bennett Gilbert; Aquilla Gilbert; Sophronia Gilbert; Elizabeth Gilbert and 3 others

Managed by: Cecilie Nygård
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About Sarah Averilla Barnes

Marriage records revealed Hosea Barnes and Sarah Gilbert married on December 14, 1840, in Harford County, Maryland. Hosea was about 24 and Sarah was 20 years old when they married. The 1850 census revealed Hosea was a farmer and their real estate value was $3,000. They were all born in Maryland and were living in District 2, Harford County, Maryland. Household members: Hosea (34), Sarah (28), Avarilla (9), Sylas (7), Gulie (5), Sarah (3) and John (9 months old).

The 1860 census revealed their real estate value was $8,000 and personal property value was $2,000. They were living in Halls Cross Roads, Harford County, Maryland. Household members: Hosea (44), Sarah (40), Avarilla (18), Sylas (17), Gulie (14), Sarah E. (12), John L. (10), Winfield S. (8), George S. (5) and Bennett H. (3).

The 1870 census revealed their real estate value was $10,000. T hey were living in District 2, Harford County, Maryland. Household members: Hosea (54), Sarah (47), Avarilla (27), Sylas (25), Gulie (23), Sarah (21), John (19), Scott (17), George (15), Bennett (13), farm laborer, Henry Bond (20) and servant, Sophia Bond (10).

The 1880 census revealed they were living in Halls Cross Roads, Harford County, Maryland. Their parents were born in Maryland. Household members: Hosea (64), Sarah (60), Avarilla (38), Gulie E. (34), Sarah (31), George S. (25) and Bennett H. (22). Their son, Winfield and his wife lived two doors away.

Their children:

Avarilla Barnes (b.1841)

Sylas W Barnes (b.1843)

Guliema E Barnes (b.1845)

Sarah E Barnes (b.1847)

John L Barnes (b.1849)

Winfield Scott Barnes (b.1852 d.1891)

George S Barnes (b.1855 d.aft 1900)

Bennett H Barnes (b.1857 d.aft.1900)

They had been married fifty-nine years when Hosea died on May 7, 1900 in Harford County, Maryland.

The 1900 census revealed Sarah was a widow and rented her farm. She was born in January 1820. Household members: Sarah (80), Avarilla (58), Gulie (54), Sarah (49), grandson, John L. (21), George S. (45), his wife Margaret (38), and their children Hosea (11) and Margarett (10).

Sarah lived to the age of 88 years old.

SOURCE: Find A Grave.com

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Sarah Averilla Barnes's Timeline

1820
January 31, 1820
Maryland, United States
1908
March 13, 1908
Age 88
Harford, Maryland, United States
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Churchville, Harford, Maryland, United States