|Birth: ||Mar. 29, 1836|
|Death: ||Jul., 1926|
Mathew William Barbee was born 29 Mar 1836 in Marion Co. Tenn. to Jefferson Barbee (1810-1870)and Mary Polly Stubblefield (1810-?). The family moved between 1840 and 1850 to Wright County, MO. He lived most of young youth with his grandmother Rebecca McCormick Barbee and then he lived with his Aunt Polly Barbee Lee after his grandmother died.
He was in the Civil War and was a translator for the Army to help out with the Indians. His first Wife Martha died shortly after they were married. She is buried in Powers Cemetery In Newton County, MO. He moved to Benton County, Arkansas where his Aunt Polly Lee was living and married Talitha Jane Dodson on Jan 8, 1871 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had seven children.
THE CHILDREN OF MATTHEW WILLIAM AND TELETHA JANE ARE:
1. JOHN LEWIS BARBEE (1871-1957)MEMORIAL #68207937
2. MARY BELLE BARBEE(1875-?)
3. CALLIE JANE BARBEE (1877-1908)
4. WILLIAM CARSON BARBEE (1880-?)NO DEATH DATE ON HEADSTONE. F.A.G. MEMORIAL #3433 8367
5. THOMAS JEFFERSON BARBEE (1882-?)
6. MARTHA EUNICE BARBEE (1885-?)
7. KATIE MAE BARBEE (1888-1989) (BELIEVED TO HAVE DIED IN OJAI, VENTURA, CALIFORNIA.
SPECIAL THANKS TO CATHY KESSINGER FOR HER ORIGINAL MEMORIAL AND FOR THE HEADSTONE PHOTO.
ANY FURTHER INFORMATION FOR INFORMATION FOR THEIR CHILDREN WOULD BE MOST APPRECIATED.
Talitha Jane Dodson Barbee (1847 - 1928)
Katie May Barbee Oakley (1888 - 1989)*
Maintained by: Charles Robin Rauch
Originally Created by: Cathy Kessinger
Record added: May 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26542531
The Benton County Obit books has a Barbee son of Mr. Barbee of Dickson was buried at the Gamble cemetery last Sunday. B.C.Democrat 11-19-1891|
Added: Nov. 22, 2012
TO MATTHEW WILLIAM BARBEE, WIFE OF TELITHA JANE (DODSON) BARBEE. MATTHEW IS THE BROTHER-IN-LAW OF MY GREAT GRAND UNCLE CHARLES NEWTON EDWARDS, WHO WAS MARRIED TO MALINDA ISABELLA "LYNN" (DODSON) EDWARDS. TELITHA AND MALINDA ARE SISTERS.|
CHARLES R. RAUCH & FAMILY, TULSA, OK.
Added: Jul. 21, 2011
Linda Barbee Wilhite
Added: Nov. 7, 2010