|Birth: ||Nov. 24, 1831|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 1900|
There are some family trees on Ancestry.com for this family. Malisa's birth is listed 24 Nov 1831 in New York.
George Barnum married Melissa Bennett 30 Sep 1848 in Jo Davies County, Illinois. (Illinois Statewide Marriage Index) They were listed together on the 1860 Haney, Crawford, Wisconsin census with Charlotte, age 10, born in Illinois; Edward, 8 IL; John, 3, WI; & Alva, 2 WI.
This family moved to Page County, Iowa, where they were in the 1870 census, and then to Cowley County, Kansas by 1875. --The 1885 Cowley County, Kansas State census lists this family with five sons and one daughter. This 1885 Kansas State census also records George's service in the 43rd Wisconsin Infantry during the Civil War. This family moved to Oklahoma before 1900.
(Contributed by Ann Gardner)
George G. Barnum (1825 - 1904)*
Alva Bennett Barnum (1858 - 1931)*
Oak Vale Cemetery
Maintained by: Karl and Sherry Kueteman
Originally Created by: GuyB
Record added: Sep 18, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7877055
Added: Nov. 19, 2013