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Theresa Caroline Caton Barnett
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1856
Vernon County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 18, 1935
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA

William Polk Barnett and Mariah Theresa Caroline Caton were born in the same log cabin in Vernon County, Missouri. They were unaware of this until after their marriage. William's father, Robert Barnett, owned the farm prior to his death. Later Theresa Caton's father, Hugh Caton, then purchased the farm.


Mrs. Theresa Caroline Barnett, 79, a resident of Pottawattamie county for sixty years, died Sunday of a stroke suffered as she was returning from the funeral of Thomas Osborn of Weston.

Mrs. Barnett died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Walter Cleary of Underwood, with whom she had been living for several years.

Mrs. Barnett was born in Nevada, Mo. She came to Pottawattamie county in 1875.

She is survived by three sons, Dr. Ren L. Barnett of Atlantic, Ray W. Barnett of Hardin township and Ralph W. Barnett of Hazel Dell township; three daughters, Mrs. Frances B. Jones and Katie W. Barnett of Iowa City and Mrs. Cleary of Underwood; one brother, Robert L. Caton of Fresno, Calif.; one sister, Mrs. Mary Parman of Arkansas, Kan.; and twelve grandchildren.

All of her children were with her at the time of her death.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at the home of her daughter in Underwood at 1:30 p.m. and at the Hazel Dell church at 2:30 p.m. Rev. James Payne will officiate, assisted by Dr. George Crissman. Burial will be in Hazel Dell cemetery. Cutler's funeral home will be in charge.

[Nonpareil, Council Bluffs, Iowa; Aug. 19, 1935]
Family links: 
  Hugh McDermid Caton (1817 - 1894)
  Nancy Ann Harvey Caton (1823 - 1909)
  William Polk Barnett (1847 - 1927)
  Ralph M. Barnett (1894 - 1980)*
  Sarah Frances Caton Longacre (1846 - 1923)*
  Charles Hendrick Caton (1853 - 1915)*
  Theresa Caroline Caton Barnett (1856 - 1935)
  Precious Delorrain Caton Moffatt (1858 - 1881)*
  John William Wesley Caton (1860 - 1929)*
  Mary Ann Caton Parman (1865 - 1947)*
  Robert Edmond Lee Caton (1868 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Hazel Dell Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Nancy Thompson
Record added: Nov 14, 2009
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Theresa Caroline <i>Caton</i> Barnett
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