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James Andrew "Drew" Barwick, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 29, 1880
Death: Apr. 26, 1921

Husband of Elizabeth Wilson.

Andrew was killed in what is known as the Braxton Storm:

Anniston, AL Wed., April 27, 1921
Anniston Star: Braxton, Small Mississippi

18 KILLED - Town, Is Struck and Only Three Houses Left
50 INJURED, SOME OF WHOM MAY DIE- HOUSES AND BARNS ARE DEMOLISHED AT WESSON, A SMALL TOWN" NOT FAR FROM BRAXTOX - Jackson, Miss., April 27.-1921(United Press)

The death list from Tuesday's tornado at Braxton, 23 miles south of here, mounted today to 18, with the finding of additional bodies, including that of a nude baby by militiamen and Red Cross workers from Jackson and nearby lowns. Only three dwelling in the little town were left standing by the blow, which was first felt at Wesson, southeast of Braxton, where it, demolished many houses and barns, but killed no one.
The known dead are:
Mrs. Geo. A. Logan.
R. P. Everett.
Willis Spell.
Pet Campbell.
C. T. Tillman.
Dr. J. M. Chandler.
Drew Barwick. (James Andrew)
Dossey Kelly.


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Andrew Barwick (1834 - 1904)
  Caroline Elizabeth Lacey Barwick (1848 - 1924)
 
 Siblings:
  Luther E. Barwick (1869 - 1877)*
  Anna Barwick McRaney (1871 - 1938)*
  Maggie L. Barwick (1873 - 1874)*
  Lee Barwick (1875 - 1879)*
  W. C. Barwick (1878 - 1879)*
  James Andrew Barwick (1880 - 1921)
  Emmett Barwick (1882 - 1956)*
  Alfred Homer Barwick (1883 - 1928)*
  Mary Barwick Johnson (1885 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Braxton Cemetery
Braxton
Simpson County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Susan Barwick
Originally Created by: Stephen Ranum
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27270433
James Andrew Drew Barwick, Jr
Added by: Stephen Ranum
 
James Andrew Drew Barwick, Jr
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- Susan Barwick
 Added: Dec. 17, 2015

- Susan Barwick
 Added: Dec. 13, 2015
 
 
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