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Willett Samuel Barnes
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Birth: May 24, 1861
Alden
Erie County
New York, USA
Death: May 11, 1890
New York, USA


Willet Samuel Barnes was the son of John J Barnes 1835 and Juliette Gardner. Willet was named after Willet S Cottrell, who married Prudence West Gardner, the sister of Juliette Gardner, and who died in the Civil War.

His parents moved from Alden, Erie, New York to Cherry Creek, Chautaugua, New York, where Juliette's parents lived.

On November 23, 1879 he married Mary L Wilson, in Independence, Allegany County, New York.

The couple lived with Willet's uncle Rosswell Barnes in Alleghany, Potter County, Pennsylvania. There one child, Ethel M was born in 1882.

Apparently, by 1887, the couple moved to Willing, Allegany County, New York. There they had two more children, Edith J 1887 and Willet Erastus 1890.

Willet S died in 1890. Later Mary remarried John Jenison. She continued to raise the children Edith and Willett. She died in 1919, and is buried as Mary L Jenison in this cemetery.


Children:

Ethel M Barnes 1882, married Harry L Graves in Willing, lived in Boston, Erie County, New York. Two children.

Edith J Barnes 1887, married Clair Dexter Jones, lived in Independence, Allegany County, New York.

Willet Erastus Barnes 1890, married Mary Sophrona Hunt, lived in Willing, Allegany County, New York. Four children.



 
 
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 Parents:
  John J Barnes (1835 - 1867)
  Juliette Gardner Barnes (1839 - 1901)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary L Wilson Jenison (1861 - 1919)*
 
 Children:
  Ethel M Barnes Graves (1882 - 1921)*
  Edith Barnes Jones (1887 - 1943)*
  Willett Erastus Barnes (1890 - 1921)*
 
 Sibling:
  Willett Samuel Barnes (1861 - 1890)
  Edgar J Barnes (1874 - 1911)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Union Cemetery
Willing
Allegany County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Frederick Sieber
Record added: Aug 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55987519
Willett Samuel Barnes
Added by: Frederick Sieber
 
Willett Samuel Barnes
Added by: Frederick Sieber
 
 
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