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Richard Aylett Barret
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Birth: 1834
Death: 1908

Jane Clemens, mother of Samuel Clemens, was living with her son Orion when she revealed to him in 1886 her "curious and pathetic romance" with Mr. Barret 64 years earlier. At the time, Dr. Barret was a medical student living in Columbia, Kentucky and would ride 18 miles to visit Jane. During their courtship, her uncle Lewis Lampton refused to drive her to a party where Richard was to propose marriage to her. Soon after that Richard left the country and Jane married someone else. 
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Plot: Block 94/95, Lot 979
 
Created by: Connie Nisinger
Record added: Mar 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7247230
Richard Aylett Barret
Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
Richard Aylett Barret
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Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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REST IN PEACE
- C
 Added: Feb. 25, 2007

- MC
 Added: Jan. 4, 2004
Rest in everlasting peace.
- Velma Dalton
 Added: Nov. 21, 2003
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