Lieut Alfred Richmond Barrett

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Lieut Alfred Richmond Barrett

  • Birth 30 Dec 1835 USA
  • Death 1 Jun 1904 Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Union City, Branch County, Michigan, USA
  • Memorial ID 37694626

Alfred Richmond was the son of Alfred Barrett and his wife Corintha Richmond.
CIVIL WAR soldier: Co. H, 22nd MI Infantry.

Alfred married Clarissa Adams of Atlas, Genesee, MI, the daughter of H. Eber Adams and his wife Freelove Dunham on 11/14/1865. Clarissa (Adams) Barrett D-12/21/1912 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.

2 BARRETT children:

1. William Henry Barrett B-6/24/1867 Ridgeway, Orleans Co, NY, D-6/5/1942 Los Angeles, CA, son of Alfred Richmond Barrett and his wife Clarissa Adams and grandson of Alfred Barrett and his wife Corintha Richmond -- pioneers of Highland, Oakland Co, MI. William H. Barrett probably married in Ann Arbor, Washetnaw Co, MI on 6/3/1881 thirteen years before his father, Alfred Richmond Barrett died there on 6/1/1904. William H. Barrett's wife was Mary Annetta Kilbourn B-6/1/1870 in Union City, Branch, MI; she D-1957 in Pasadena, Los Angeles, CA.

William Henry Barrett B-6/16 or 24/1867 Byron, Genesee, MI, D-6/5/1942 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; m. Mary Annetta Kilbourn on 6/3/1891.
...4 BARRETT daughters known, all born in Union City, Branch, Michigan:
......1. Mildred Barrett B-1893 in Union City, Branch, MI; m. Forrest Morse.
...2. Agnes Ruth Barrett B-1894 in Union City, Branch, MI; m. William Elden Dunlap.
...3. Lois Elvira Barrett B-1900 in Union City, Branch, MI; m. Ralph Emerson Dunlap.
...4. Daughter, name unknown.

The family probably all moved to Los Angeles Co., California before 1912 as William H. Barrett's mother, Clarissa Adams Barrett was living with them when she died on 12/21/1912 in Los Angeles Co., CA, eight years after her husband died.

William and Mary attended the funeral of his grandfather, David S. Barrett, in Highland, Oakland Co, MI, in 1/1816.
2. Clarence Hayes Barrett B-5/1876.

Name: Clarence H. Barrett
Age (Expanded): 24 years
Birth Year: 1877
Birthplace: Michigan
Spouse's Name: Kate M. Henry
Spouse's Race (Original):
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 20 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1881
Spouse's Birthplace: Canada
Event Date: 01 Jan 1901
Event Place: Union City, Branch, MI
Father's Name: A. R. Barrett
Mother's Name: Carrie M. Adams
Spouse's Father's Name: D. Henry
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary

Name: Clarence H. Barrett
Birth Date: 13 May 1876
Birthplace: Union, Branch, Michigan
Gender: Male
Race (Original): White
Father's Name: Alfred R. Barrett
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Name: Clarissa Barrett
Mother's Birthplace: Michigan

Name: Clarence H. Barrett
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 02 Mar 1907
Event Place: Orange, California
Gender: Male
Age: 30
Birth Year (Estimated): 1877
Spouse's Name: Alice L Gibbs
Spouse's Age: 30
Spouse's Gender: Female
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1875

1930 Los Angeles CA
Head Clarence H. Barrett M 52 Michigan
Wife Alice Barrett F 55 Pennsylvania

1900 Census for Union Twp., Branch Co., MI:
head Alfred R. Barrett M 65 New York
wife Clarisa M. Barrett F 55 Michigan
son Clarence H. Barrett M 24 Michigan

1910 Census for Los Angeles Co., CA:
self Chas O. Adams M 78y New York
sis Clarissia Barrett F 65y Michigan Widow
Census search: Fraya Weiss, 2013.
ABOUT Alfred R. Barrett's parents and siblings:
Alfred Richmond Barrett's parents were Alfred B-about 1808 NY, and Corintha (Richmond) Barrett B-about 1812 in NY, who moved to Oakland County, Michigan from NY, perhaps from Ridgeway, Orleans Co, New York in 1840.

6 BARRETT siblings:
2 brothers: David, William (died at age 3), Walter and [Self], plus
4 sisters: Adeliza, Sarah (no records exist after 1860 when she was age 15, and one child, name unknown.

1. David S. Barrett married Sarah Mariah Woodworth and they had sons Fremont and Adrian. David died January 2, 1916 in Highland, Michigan at age 82.

2. Alfred Richmond Barrett married Clarissa Adams and had sons William Henry and Clarence Hayes Barrett. Alfred Richmond Barrett died Jan. 1, 1904 at age 68.

3. Addie Edith Barrett; m. 1) William Franklin Cole, m. 2) Luther Jayne. She died July 26, 1920 in Painesville, Ohio at age 77.

4. Walter S. Barrett married Lucy A. Denford and had a daughter, Winifred. Walter died June 1924 and he and Lucy were buried in Woodland Cemetery, Jackson, Jackson county, Michigan.
Walter #24671948; Lucy #

The family members buried in West Highland Cemetery, Highland, Oakland Co, MI are: Alfred, Corintha, David S., his wife Sarah and son Adrian, his wife, Ida and their son, Earl.

Alfred Barrett died in 1865 at age 57 and Corintha died in 1877 at age 65.
Primary source: Mary Kay Ward, 2001. Her father was William Barrett Cole of the "Cole Nursery" in Lake County, Ohio.
From a photographer: "There are two plots for Barrett. There is an Alfred Barrett who died in 1865. There is an A. G. Barrett who died in 1914 born in 1870. The other names there are Corinthy, David S, Earl C, Gladys, Ida, and Sarah wife of David in the West Highland Cemetery, Highland Oakland, MI." 5/15/2013.
Additional research: Mary E. Warner, 2013.

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