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Charles Barrett
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1878
Humboldt
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 13, 1961
Rushville
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA


On Nov. 12, 1878, Charles was the second child ( of 15 ) born to Lydia Ann ( Hess ) and Arthur Barrett in Humboldt, Allen County, Kansas.

Charles was 11 years old when the family moved back to Illinois, where his parents purchased a 90 acre farm on Center Ridge, located North and East of Brooklyn.

Charles married Miss Amy Elvira Horton on May 30, 1903 in Littleton, Schuyler County, Illinois.
To this union were born 8 children :
Alvin Lee Barrett
Mabel Barrett
Esther Barrett
Ella Barrett
Florence Adelle Barrett
Charles Henry Barrett
Myrna Barrett
Richard Barrett

His occupation was a farmer and he farmed in several locations in Schuyler County, Illinois.

Charles Barrett is buried next to his wife Amy in the Littleton Cemetery, Schuyler County, Illinois.

1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Charles Barrett
Age: 1
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1880: Perry, Woodson, Kansas
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Arthur Barrett
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Name: Lydia A. Barrett
Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
Household Members:
Name Age
Arthur Barrett 27
Lydia A. Barrett 21
Cora Barrett 3
Charles Barrett 1
Enos Barrett 4m

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Charley Barrett
Age: 21
Birth Date: Nov 1879
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1900: Littleton, Schuyler, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: Arthur Barrett
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Name: Lydia A Barrett
Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
Household Members:
Name Age
Arthur Barrett 47
Lydia A Barrett 48
Charley Barrett 21
Lewis Barrett 28
Henry Barrett 17
Minnie Barrett 14
Johnie Barrett 12
Albert Barrett 13
Caroline Barrett 6

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Charles Barrett
Age in 1910: 31
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1910: Brooklyn, Schuyler, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Emma Barrett
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Household Members:
Name Age
Charles Barrett 31
Emma Barrett 28
Alvin Barrett 6
Mabel Barrett 4
Esther Barret 3

U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Charles Barrett
County: Schuyler
State: Illinois
Birth Date: 12 Nov 1878
Race: White

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Charles Barett
Age: 41
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Illinois
Home in 1920: Brooklyn, Schuyler, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Amy Barett
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Home Owned: Own
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Charles Barett 41
Amy Barett 36
Alvin Barett 16
Mable Barett 14
Esther Barett 12
Ella Barett 9
Florence Barett 7
Clarence Barett 3 [3 11/12]

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Chas Barrett
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1879
Birthplace: Illinois
Race: White
Home in 1930: Brooklyn, Schuyler, Illinois
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Amy Barrett
Father's Birthplace: Ohio
Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
Household Members:
Name Age
Chas Barrett 51
Amy Barrett 46
Florence A Barrett 17
Clarence H Barrett 14
Minna Barrett 8
Richard C Barrett 4 [4 8/12]

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Charles Barrett
Age: 61
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1879
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Illinois
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Rushville, Schuyler, Illinois
Street: West Adams Street
House Number: 242
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Birmingham, Schuyler, Illinois
Residence in 1935: Birmingham, Schuyler, Illinois
Resident on farm in 1935: Yes
Sheet Number: 3A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 63
Occupation: Laborer
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 1000
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 8th grade
Hours Worked Week Prior to Census: 40
Class of Worker: Wage or salary worker in private work
Weeks Worked in 1939: 35
Income: 600
Income Other Sources: No
Household Members:
Name Age
Charles Barrett 61
Amy E Barrett 56
Clarence Barrett 24
Myrna D Barrett 18
Charles R Barrett 14

U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
Name: Charles Barrett
Birth Date: 12 Nov 1878
Birth Place: Fulton, Illinois
Residence: Rushville, Illinois
Race: White

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Arthur Barrett (1852 - 1910)
  Lydia Ann Hess Barrett (1859 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Amy Elvira Horton Barrett (1883 - 1947)*
 
 Children:
  Alvin L. Barrett (1903 - 1993)*
  Florence Adell Barrett Curtis (1912 - 1937)*
  Clarence Henry Barrett (1916 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Cora Barrett Butterfield (1877 - 1959)*
  Charles Barrett (1878 - 1961)
  Mary Barrett Plank (1885 - 1938)*
  Caroline Barrett Curtis (1893 - 1968)*
  Ella Barrett (1895 - 1898)*
  Maud Barrett (1895 - 1898)*
  Glen Ansel Barrett (1899 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Littleton Cemetery
Littleton
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Marked by Headstone.
 
Created by: Skeety
Record added: Sep 18, 2011
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Charles Barrett
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Charles Barrett
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