When Barsheba Catherine Denton was born on 11 July 1837, in Washington, Virginia, United States, her father, Robert Edward Denton, was 19 and her mother, Sidney Jane Avent, was 16. She married Alexander Washington Larimer on 6 January 1852. They were the parents of at least 11 sons. She lived in Ed, Casey, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 11 September 1914, in Rome, Sumner, Kansas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Council Grove, Morris, Kansas, United States.
English: habitational name from any of numerous places so called. The vast majority, including those in Cambridgeshire, Cumbria, Dumfries, Durham, Kent, Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northumberland, Oxfordshire, Sussex, and Yorkshire are named from Old English denu ‘valley’ (see Dean 1) + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’. An isolated example in Northamptonshire appears in the Domesday Book as Dodintone meaning ‘enclosure, settlement associated with Dodda or Dudda’.
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