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Mary Ellen Longston Barnes
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Birth: May 16, 1838
Death: Dec. 26, 1893

Born Mary Ellen Longston to Joseph and Anna Longson aka Longston. Joseph and Anna, immigrated to America from England around 1833. Mary Ellen married Henry Levi Barnes on 9/23/1857 in Washington, DC. Mary and Henry had nine children: Catherine V, Joseph H, twins Sarah E & George E, Jonathan, Samuel W, Claretta, Enoch and Robert Odelle (Odie)Barnes.

Mary Ellen's older brother, James Longston, was in the Union Army, 2nd Maryland Infantry during the Civil War. James was KIA on Sept 30, 1864 at Poplar Springs Church near Petersburg, Va.
Known siblings of Mary Ellen Longston Barnes:
- James A Longston 1828-1864 #150821424
- Elizabeth Longston (Mahoney) 1829-????
- Martha Ann Longston (Elwood) 1840-1874 #84654856
- Sarah Longston (Lake) 1842-????
- Josephine Longston (Faulkner)1845-1926 #150722481 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Longson (1804 - 1879)
  Anna Tupman Longson (1807 - 1892)
 
 Spouse:
  Henry Levi Barnes (1831 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  Kathern V Barnes Browning (1858 - 1926)*
  Joseph H. Barnes (1863 - 1940)*
  Sarah Ellen Barnes Ridgway (1868 - 1930)*
  Jonathan Barnes (1872 - 1946)*
  Samuel Walter Barnes (1874 - 1934)*
  Claretta May Barnes Denell (1876 - 1961)*
  Claretta May Barnes Denell (1876 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  James A Longston (1828 - 1864)*
  Mary Ellen Longston Barnes (1838 - 1893)
  Josephine Longson Faulkner (1844 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Shared stone with Henry L. Barnes
 
Burial:
Eldbrooke Methodist Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: Southwest Section
 
Maintained by: JMac
Originally Created by: Amelia (Crombie) Christy
Record added: Apr 12, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18898734
Mary Ellen <i>Longston</i> Barnes
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Mary Ellen <i>Longston</i> Barnes
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- Sue Cully
 Added: Sep. 10, 2009
 
 
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