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Ellar "Ella" Wafford Barnett
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1876
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1905
Mount Pleasant (Titus County)
Titus County
Texas, USA

Whether "Ella" was born to Absalom Wafford's 1st wife, Aragan, or his 2nd wife, Cynthia, is uncertain. However, per the 1900 U.S. Federal Census, Ella's mother was born in Louisiana– the known birthplace of Absalom's 2nd wife, Cynthia Ann (Stevenson) Wafford. Per the 1900 United States Federal Census: Married in 1898/widowed by 1900/no children/resided in Mount Pleasant, Titus County, Texas with her father, Absalom Wafford. Remarried after 1900 to widower Martin H. Barnett. Died in 1905, age 28, orphaning two daughters– Byrd & Hallie Barnett. Gravestone inscription reads, "She was a kind and affectionate wife, a fond mother and a friend to all." 
 
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 Parents:
  Absalom Wafford (1820 - 1904)
  Cynthia Ann Stevenson Wafford (1844 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Marttin H Barnett (1864 - 1904)
 
 Children:
  Byrd Opal Barnett Edwards (1901 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Wafford (1849 - ____)**
  Lucindia Wafford (1851 - ____)**
  John Wesley Wafford (1854 - ____)**
  John Franklin Wafford (1856 - 1927)**
  Thomas Charlie Wafford (1861 - 1929)**
  Nellie Eliza Wafford Johnson (1868 - 1904)**
  Ellar Wafford Barnett (1876 - 1905)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Bivens Cemetery
Monticello
Titus County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: jmanc
Originally Created by: Robert Lee Hewgley
Record added: Jan 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24249907
Ellar Ella <i>Wafford</i> Barnett
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Ellar Ella <i>Wafford</i> Barnett
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Ellar Ella <i>Wafford</i> Barnett
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