DESCENDANTS OF BENJAMIN BARRETT

 

1.  Benjamin Barrett  b: abt 1808 in Ireland

            +  Elizabeth  b: abt 1815 in Ireland

                       

                        2.  James M. Barrett, Sr.   b: Feb 1852 in Illinois  d: May 1, 1929 in Fort Wayne, IN

                               married 1877    

                                    +  Marian Anna Bond  b: Jan 1857 in Fort Wayne, IN    d: 1935 

 

                                                3.  James Madison Barrett, Jr.  b: Jan 14, 1895 in Fort Wayne, Allen

                                                      Co., IN  d: May 6, 1979   married: Feb 17, 1922

                                                            +  Edna Heit Fee  b: July 29, 1890  d: 1981

                                                                   (Edna was a widow of Herbert Fee and had a daughter

                                                                   Joan Fee)

 

                                                                        4.  James Barrett III  b: Jan 4, 1924 in Fort Wayne, IN

                                                                              d: Sept 22, 2011 in Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN

                                                                              married 1953

                                                                                    +  Patricia Ann Dunten

 

                                                                                                5.  Florence Ann Barrett

                                                                                                5.  Barbara Barrett

                                                                                                5.  Robert Ewing Barrett

 

                                                3.  Florence Barrett  b: Aug 1878 in IN  d: May 4, 1946 in Fort

                                                       Wayne, IN

 

                                                3.  Walter Aldrich Barrett   b: Aug 30, 1883 in IN    d: Jan 18, 1975 in

                                                       Ft. Wayne, IN    

                                                            +  Elizabeth Tudor Ladd   b: abt 1885 in CT   d: Oct 20, 1965

 

                                                                        4.  Cornelia Ann Barrett

                                                                        4.  Elizabeth Mary Barrett

 

                        2.  Mary A. Barrett  b: abt 1836 in OH

                        2.  William Barrett  b: abt 1837 in OH

                        2.  Ann J. Barrett   b: abt 1840 in OH

                        2.  Elizabeth Barrett  b: abt 1842 in OH

                        2.  Joseph Barrett  b: abt 1845 in OH

                        2.  Robert Barrett  b:  abt 1847 in IL

                        2.  Frances Barrett b: abt 1852 in IL

                        2.  Martha Barrett  b: abt 1856 in IL  

 

We welcome corrections and additions from the Barrett family.   

 

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BARRETT BURIALS

 

Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, IN

 

Name

 Birth 

Death

Burial

Misc.

Bruce Harry Barrett

South Bend, IN

About 1853

Sept 5, 1963   Ft. Wayne, IN

Sept 7, 1963

9 y, 10 m, 17 d   Z, Lot 88

Daisy May Barrett

Convoy, OH     About 1879

Sept 21, 1956  Ft. Wayne, IN

Sept 24, 1956

77 years            6, Lot 55

Elizabeth D. Barrett

New Haven, CT About 1884

Oct 20, 1965    Ft. Wayne, IN

Oct 22, 1965

81 y, 8 m, 5 d      I, Lot 74

Florence Barrett

Ft. Wayne, IN     About 1870

May 4, 1946    Ft. Wayne, IN

May 6, 1946

76 years              2, Lot 57

Frederick Barrett

Ft. Wayne, IN    About 1843

Sept 2, 1933    Ft. Wayne, IN

Sept 6, 1933

90 y, 7 m, 3 d    2, Lot 57

Iline A. Barrett

Allegan, MI    About 1906

Apr 27, 1962    Kalamazoo, MI

May 2, 1962 Cremation 

66 y, 17 d

James M. Barrett

Illinois    About 1852

May 1, 1929    Ft. Wayne, IN

May 3, 1929

77 y, 2 m, 24 d    H, Lot 48, removed 1937 to I, Lot 74

Marian A. Barrett

Ft. Wayne, IN   About 1857

Nov 19, 1937   Ft. Wayne, IN

Nov 22, 1937

80 y, 10 m, 22 d  I, Lot 74

Martha A.

Indiana,   About 1845

Feb 12, 1926   Ft. Wayne, IN

Feb 16, 1926

80 y, 8 m, 24 d   2, Lot 57

Max L. Barrett

Atlanta, IN    About 1916

Nov 22, 1968   Albion, IN

Nov 26 Cremated

52 years

Walter A. Barrett

Ft. Wayne, IN   About 1883

Jan 18, 1975    Ft. Wayne, IN

Jan 21, 1975

91 y, 4 m, 18 d   I, Lot 74

 

 

Salem Reformed Cemetery, Dutch Ridge, Perry Township, Allen Co., IN  

 

Catherine Barrett

1823

May 9, 1889

John

John Barrett

April 1, 1815

November 22, 1889

His wife, Catherine

 

Fairview Cemetery, Shoaff Rd, Huntertown, IN

 

Elizabeth Barrett

1855

1933

John - mother

Harry M. Barrett

July 25, 1888

February 27, 1963

Mary

John A. Barrett

1849

January 26, 1930

Elizabeth - father

Mary M. Barrett

January 5, 1893

 

Harry - Lot 65

 

Riverview Cemetery, Eel River Township, Carroll Road, Allen Co., IN  

 

Ferre C. Barrett

1898

1976

Sylvia

Sylvia M. Barrett

1901

 

Ferre

 

Eel River Cemetery,  Eel River Twp., Allen Co., IN  

 

James L. Barrett

June 19, 1852

 

Rachel & William

Mahala Rapp Barrett

 

 

 

Mary Anderson Barrett

September 4, 1888

April 22, 1968

Next to Jennie and Edward Anderson - Krider, Mary Minnie

Rachel M. Barrett

April 22, 1821

January 19, 1901

Wm & James

William H. Barrett

Jan 11, 1822 - PA

October 19, 1893

Rachel and James (Peltier)

 

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BARRETT  CENSUS

 

1900 Census of Wayne Township, Allen Co., IN 

James Barrett

48 male

Born IL

Feb 1852

Lawyer

 

Father b. Ireland

Mother b. Ireland

Married 22 yrs

 

Marian A. Barrett

43 female

Born IN

Jan 1857

Wife

 

Father b. NY

Mother b. IN

Married 22 yrs

4 children, 4 living

Florence Barrett

21 female

Born IN

Aug 1878

Daughter, single

Walter A. Barrett

16 male

Born IN

Aug 1883

Son, single

James M. Barrett

5 male

Born IN

Jan 1895

Son

Jenette M. Henderson

23 female

Born IN

Oct 1876

Servant

 

Father b. IN

Mother b. OH

 

 

Anna M. Tegler

18 female

Born OH

Dec 1881

Servant

 

Father b. GR

Mother b. GR

 

 

Fred Lentz

20 male

Born IN

Jan 1880

Servant

 

Father b. GR

Mother b. IN

 

 

 

1910 Census of Wayne Township, Ward 6, Allen Co., IN

James M. Barrett

58/59 male

Born IL

1852

Attorney-at-law

 

Father b. Eng/Ire

Mother b. Eng/Ire

Married 32 yrs

1st marriage

Marian A. Barrett

53 female

Born IN

1857

Wife

 

 

 

Married 32 yrs

1st marriage

Florence E. Barrett

31 female

Born IN

1879

Daughter, single

James MJ Barrett

15 male

Born IN

1895

Son, single

Emma Fisher

34 female

 

 

Servant, widow

James E. Hesketh

35 male

Born Wales

1875

Gardener, single

 

1920 Census of Wayne Township, Ward 6, Allen Co., IN

James Barrett

67 male

Born IL

1853

Lawyer, owns

Marian Barrett

62 female

Born IN

1858

Wife

James M. Barrett

24 male

Born IN

1896

Lawyer, private practice

Catherine Oladerl

20 female

Born MI

Abt 1900

Servant

Saraphine Kaufman

50 female

Born MI

Abt 1870

Servant

Loyd Meek

38 male

Born IN

Abt 1882

Chauffeur

 

1930 Census of Wayne Twp., Ward #6, Fort Wayne, Allen Co., IN

            Enumerated on April 7, 1930 by Frieda Schaaf

James M. Barrett

35 male

Born IN

Abt 1895

Lawyer, own business

 

Father b. IL

Mother b. IN

Owns home, value $35,000

Married at age 27

Edna F. Barrett

39 female

Born IN

Abt 1891

Married at age 25

 

Father b. IN

Mother b. IN

 

wife

James M. Barrett

6 male

Born IN

Abt 1924

Son

Joan Fee

12 female

 

Abt 1918

Step-daughter

Della Rebber

25 female

 

Abt 1905

Servant, single

1850 Census of Eden Twp., LaSalle, Illinois        Dwelling 887, Family 892

Benj Barrett

42 M

Born Ireland

Abt 1808

Farmer

Elizabeth Barrett

36 F

Born Ireland

Abt 1814

 

Mary A. Barrett

14 F

Born OH

Abt 1836

 

William Barrett

13 M

Born OH

Abt 1837

 

Ann J. Barrett

10 F

Born OH

Abt 1840

 

Elizabeth Barrett

8 F

Born OH

Abt 1842

 

Joseph Barrett

5 M

Born OH

Abt 1845

 

Robert Barrett

3 M

Born IL

Abt 1847

 

Frances Barrett

1 F

Born IL

Abt 1849

 

 

1860 Census of Westfield Twp., Bureau Co., IL ...... P. O.  Arlington

Benjamin Barrett

52 M

Born Ireland

Abt 1808

Farmer

Elizabeth Barrett

45 F

Born Ireland

Abt 1815

Keeps house

Mary A. Barrett

24 F

Born OH

Abt 1836

School teacher

William Barrett

23 M

Born OH

Abt 1837

Farmer

Ann J. Barrett

22 F

Born OH

Abt 1838

Housework

Joseph Barrett

17 M

Born OH

Abt 1843

Farmer

Elizabeth Barrett

17 F

Born OH

Abt 1843

Housework

Robert Barrett

13 M

Born IL

Abt 1847

 

James Barrett

11 M

Born IL

Abt 1849

 

Francis Barrett

8 M

Born IL

Abt 1852

 

Martha Barrett

4 M

Born IL

Abt 1856

 

Benjamin Barrett

19 M

Born OH

Abt 1841

Farm laborer

Note prob. error in that both Francis and Martha were listed as males.   Francis possible,  though Frances listed as female in the 1850 census and Fanny in the 1870 census.  

 

1870 Census of Westfield Twp., Bureau, Illinois ...... P. O. Arlington

Benj Barrett

61 M

Born Ireland

Abt 1809

Farmer

Elizabeth Barrett

55 F

Born Ireland

Abt 1815

Keeps house

Ann J.  Barrett

30 F

Born OH

Abt 1840

 

Fanny Barrett

21 F

Born IL

Abt 1849

 

James Barrett

18 M

Born IL

Abt 1852

 

Martha Barrett

15 F

Born IL

Abt 1855

 

Clay Wm Barrett

28 M

Born Ireland

Abt 1842

Farm laborer

 

1910 Census of Fort Wayne, Ward 6, Allen Co., IN

Walter Barrett

26 M

Born IN

Abt 1884

Traveling salesman, Bass Foundry

 

Father born IL

Mother born IN

 

 

Elizabeth Barrett

25 F

Born CT

Abt 1885

Wife

 

Father born CT 

Mother born CT

 

 

Mary Cobb

28 F

 

 

Maid

 

 

 

1920 Census of Fort Wayne, Ward 6, Allen Co., IN

Walter A. Barrett

36 M

Born IN

Abt 1884

Mechanical Eng. Boiler Factory

 

Father born OH

Mother born IN

Married 

 

Elizabeth L. Barrett

36 F

Born CT

Abt 1884

Wife

 

Father born OH

Mother born OH

 

 

Cornelia Ann Barrett

8 F

Born IN

Abt 1912

Daughter

 

Elizabeth Mary Barrett

4 F

Born IN

Abt 1916

Daughter

Clara Kiser

20 F

Born IN

Abt 1900

Maid

 

Father born IN

Mother born IN

 

 

 

1930 Census of Fort Wayne, Allen County, IN

Walter A. Barrett

46 M

Born IN

Abt 1884

Pres. Dairy Machinery Equip.

 

Father born IL

Mother born IN

Married 26 years

$20,000 R.Est.

Elizabeth L. Barrett

46 F

Born CT

Abt 1884

Wife

 

Father born OH

Mother born WVA

Married 26 years

 

Cornelia A. Barrett

19 F

Born IN

Abt 1911

Daughter

Elizabeth M. Barrett

15 F

Born IN

Abt 1915

Daughter

Anna C. Wolf

42 F

Born IN

Abt 1888

Maid

 

 

1880 Census of Wyanet, Bureau Co., IL    (probably the family of Joseph, son of Benjamin)

Joseph Barrett

35 M

Born OH

Abt 1845

Head, married

 

Father b. Ireland

Mother b. Ireland

 

Druggist

Gertie Barrett

35 F

 

Abt 1845

Wife

George H. Barrett

10 M

 

Abt 1870

Son

Grace E. Barrett

8 F

 

Abt 1872

Daughter

Charles C. Barrett

6 M

 

Abt 1874

Son

 

1880 Census of Lincoln, Lucas, Iowa     (possibly the family of Robert, son of Benjamin)

Robert Barrett

32 M

Born IL

Abt 1848

Head, married

 

Father b. Ireland

Mother b. Ireland

 

Farmer

Laura Barrett

31 F

 

Abt 1849

Wife

Harry D. Barrett

2 M

 

Abt 1878

Son

 

1900 Census of Princeton, Bureau Co., IL

Robert Barrett

53 M

Born IL

Abt 1847

Head

 

Father b. Ireland

Mother b. Ireland

Married 26 yrs

 

Laura Barrett

52 F

 

Abt 1848

Wife

Harry D. Barrett

22 M

 

Abt 1878

Son

 

1910 Census of Chicago, Ward 7, Cook Co., IL 

Robert Barrett

63 M

Born IL

Abt 1847

Cattle salesman

 

Father b. Ireland

Mother b. Ireland

 

 

Laura F. Barrett

61 F

 

About 1849

Wife

Henrietta M. Plummer

35 F

 

 

Maid

 

In 1920 they were still in Chicago and Robert was listed as a cattle dealer, or merchant.   

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Obituary as found in the Fort Wayne Newspapers, September 24, 2011

 JAMES M. BARRETT III, 87, died on Thursday, September 22, 2011, after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.   Born in Fort Wayne, he was a partner in the law firm of Barrett & McNagny and a director of Fort Wayne National Bank for 32 years.   A champion for the environment, he drafted the Indiana Nature Preserves law under which more than 200 natural acres have so far been dedicated in Indiana.   He also helped found the Acres Land Trust, which preserves natural areas in northeast Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan.   He loved music, poetry, science, and the outdoors. 

 He is survived by his wife, PATRICIA D. BARRETT of Huntertown

His children:

            ANN (JEFFREY S.) BARRETT HICKS of North Brookfield, Mass.

            ROBERT E. BARRETT of Aurora, Colo.

            BARBARA BARRETT of Huntertown

Grandchildren:

            KELSEY A. HICKS

            JENNIFER B. HICKS

            MADISON L. HICKS

            DIEGO M. BARRETT

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, JAMES M., JR. and EDNA BARRETT, and sister, JOAN WHEATLEY.   

 A memorial service will be held later at Unitarian Universalist Congregation.   Arrangements by D.O. McComb & Sons, Pine Valley Park Funeral Home.   In lieu of flowers Acres Land Trust or Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.  

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