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Jesse Barker
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Birth: 1791
Perquimans County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1846
Bastrop County
Texas, USA

Jesse Barker - Arrived in Stephen F. Austin's 4th Colony in December 1833. The records show his wife Malinda and 3 male and 1 female children. He was 38 years and his wife Malinda was 23. It is noted that he "took the oath"

Jesse and Malinda had 9 children and in 1845 Malinda died giving birth to their daughter Amanda Barker.

Telegraph and Texas Register (Houston, Tex.), Vol. 10, page 3 ,November 26th 1845.
On November 3rd,1845 Jesse Barker married Emily Johnson (daughter of Col. Chauncey Johnson) in Bastrop,Texas.


Jesse Barker died February 5th of 1846 leaving young Emily a widow and unknow to Jesse was with child. Emily gave birth to a son, Leman Chancellor Barker in September 1st 1846.
Leman's Find A Grave Memorial# 51298036.


Additional information can be found in the History of Texas Together With A Biographical History of Milam , Williamson, Bastrop, Travis, Lee, and Burleson Counties. pp 717-718 Lewis Publishing Co. Chicago- 1893 . Located in San Antonio Public Library and also at the Barker Library & State Archives - Geneology Department

Probate Minutes - No. 144 pg 262

Sello Tercero: Dos Reales

The Texas State Library and Archives - shows Jesse Barker entered Captain Hill's Company as a Private July 3, 1836 in the Volunteer Rangers being Honarbly Discharged at Hickory Point October 3,1836
Shows where R.M. Coleman Col. in the Texian Army wrote the order to the Government of the Republic of Texas to pay Jesse Barker $25 and his Honorable Discharge from the Volunteer Rangers.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Malinda Weeks Barker (1795 - 1845)
 
 Children:
  Eleazor Block Barker (1835 - 1910)*
  Amanda C. Barker Rowlett (1845 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Bastrop
Bastrop County
Texas, USA
Plot: Unmarked Grave- Unknown
 
Created by: Larnce Barker
Record added: Feb 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84534632
Jesse Barker
Added by: Larnce Barker
 
Jesse Barker
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Added by: L. S. W.
 
 
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GGGGrandpa Barker serving as a Volunteer Ranger in the Bastrop Area during & After the War for Texas Independence!
- Larnce Barker
 Added: Apr. 22, 2014

- Larnce Barker
 Added: Apr. 24, 2013

- Larnce Barker
 Added: Dec. 24, 2012
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