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 Harriet <I>Payne</I> Barrow

Harriet Payne Barrow

Birth
Illinois, USA
Death 1892 (aged 32–33)
Illinois, USA
Burial Potomac, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 32751985 · View Source
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Harriet was about four when her father died after having been shot on the steps of the court house in Danville. Her father was shot because he was wearing a butternut pin, considered a sign of support for Confederate troops.

Harriet was about six when her mother died.

After being orphaned, she and her brother went to live with their older paternal half-brother Alonzo PAYNE, a man who was a military officer who had served with distinction during the Civil War.

When Harriet was about 20, she married James Monroe BARROW, a physician.

When she was about 24, Harriet gave birth to a son, Vernie. When Harriet was about 27, she was in Nebraska when she gave birth to a daughter whom she named Catherine.

Harriet died when she was about 33. Her brother, James Buchanan PAYNE, took in her children to raise.


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  • Originally Created by: AMB
  • Added: 8 Jan 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 32751985
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Harriet Payne Barrow (1859–1892), Find A Grave Memorial no. 32751985, citing Potomac Cemetery, Potomac, Vermilion County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .