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Hester Rogers Barrett
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Birth: 1807
Fayette County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1897
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA

Hester Rogers Barrett (also known by the spelling Esther) was the oldest child born in 1807 (per death records 1801/1807 by census & parents' marriage date) in Washington, Fayette County, Ohio to Peleg & Mary Ellen (Stafford) Rogers. Hester married David Barrett in 1825 in Fayette County, Ohio having 8 known children.

Mary Barrett Cronin
Infant Male Barrett
Hannah Barrett
Margaret Barrett Foley
Matilda Barrett
Andrew Jackson Barrett Sr
Charles David Barrett
Martha Anna Barrett Haun

In 1830-1831 David & Hester moved east by wagon train with Hester's parents & other family members to Illinois with Hester & David settling first in Cottonwood, Cumberland County, Illinois. After the death of her husband in 1857 Hester moves her & the children to Dolson Twp., Clark County, Illinois & are found there in the 1860 census. By 1870 she moves to Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana where she lives her remaining years. Per Terre Haute directory Hester is a residence of 17 1/2 South 2nd Street in 1890 & in 1892; her last known residence was 19 1/2 Ohio Street, Terre Haute, Vigo Co., Indiana.

Hester died Monday, October 25, 1897 at the age of 97 in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana. Per her death records Esther died from senility & valve heart trouble. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peleg Rogers (1782 - 1864)
  Mary Ellen Stafford Rogers (1786 - ____)
 
 Children:
  Margaret J Barrett Foley (1833 - 1897)*
  Andrew Jackson Barrett (1844 - 1922)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hester Rogers Barrett (1807 - 1897)
  Thomas Rodgers (1809 - 1888)*
  Mary Polly Rogers Johns (1826 - 1890)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Terre Haute
Vigo County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: JoAnnamae
Record added: Feb 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105307157
Hester <i>Rogers</i> Barrett
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- JoAnnamae
 Added: Feb. 16, 2013
 
 
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