Sarah Pursley “Sallie” <I>Barclay</I> Bartlett

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Sarah Pursley “Sallie” Barclay Bartlett

Franklin County, Missouri, USA
Death 8 Apr 1878 (aged 65)
Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, USA
Burial Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 66165231 · View Source
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Sarah Pursley Barclay was the oldest child of Hugh and Margaret Groff Barclay. She was born on 21 January 1813 in Franklin County, Missouri. She was called Sallie.

Sallie Barclay married John Newman Bartlett on 19 December 1833 in Gasconade County, Missouri. He was born 10 December 1805 in Virginia to unknown parents. Nine children were born to the couple named Mary Ann Margaret, Martha Harriet, Emily Jane, Henry Thomas, Mildred Mariah, Susan Francis, Harriet Rachel, Elijah Rufus, and Polina Elizabeth Bartlett.

John Newman Bartlett died 9 March 1853 in Henry County, Missouri. Sallie's brother, Henry Thomas Barclay, traveled from Hopkins County, Texas, where the Barclay family had moved earlier, back to Missouri to bring Sallie and her children to Texas to live.

Sarah Pursley Barclay Bartlett died on 8 April 1878 at her home in Nelta. She would have been sixty-five years of age. She was buried at the McFall Cemetery at Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas.



  • Created by: Sarah Clark Stevens
  • Added: 26 Feb 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 66165231
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sarah Pursley “Sallie” Barclay Bartlett (21 Jan 1813–8 Apr 1878), Find a Grave Memorial no. 66165231, citing McFall Cemetery, Nelta, Hopkins County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Sarah Clark Stevens (contributor 47007170) .