|Birth: ||Mar. 17, 1897|
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 1973|
Robert and his twin sister Blanch were the last of eight children born to William Alphonzo and Fannie Easterwood Barton. He married Leonnora Nellie Carpenter 25 July 1916 in Weiser, Washington and to this union were born 3 children, Ada Norma, Marguerite Rae, and Elwin Leon. The marriage ended in divorce.
Bob married Ethel Darl 10 November 1934 in Goldendale, Washington. There were no children born to this marriage.
He was a true cowboy for various ranches in Washington, Idaho and Oregon herding cattle and performing various ranch chores.
In 1918 his Draft Registration stated he was living in Metolius, was self employed and was working near Metolius, Oregon. His wife was "Nora Barton", his oldest sister, Emily May Barton Hathhorn and her husband James had been living near Metolius. The first two children of Emily & James were born there. Perhaps Bob purchased the Hathhorn homestead when they moved to Hood River. He cannot be located in any census records.
William Alphonzo Barton (1841 - 1902)
Frances Easterwood Barton (1855 - 1939)
Ethel Darl Barton (1906 - 1964)
Emily May Barton Hathorn (1878 - 1955)*
Osie Ola Barton (1881 - 1919)*
Addie Barton Stone (1889 - 1964)*
Edward Easterwood Barton (1891 - 1971)*
Ralph Willard Barton (1893 - 1976)*
Robert Clarence Barton (1897 - 1973)
Blanche Barton Stone (1897 - 1970)*
Born in Wallowa OR.
Note: Age at Death: 76 years. Data obtained from the Bend Genealogical Society.
Pilot Butte Cemetery
Plot: Lot E Block 20 Space 1
Maintained by: Charleene
Originally Created by: Carrie and Allen
Record added: Oct 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30900321