Theodocia Barnett

27 October 1859–
Braxton, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Theodocia

When Theodocia Barnett was born on 27 October 1859, in Braxton, West Virginia, United States, her father, Henry Clinton Barnett, was 31 and her mother, Nancy Jane Hamrick, was 27. She lived in Braxton, Braxton, West Virginia, United States in 1859 and Webster, Virginia, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Henry Clinton Barnett
1828–1911
Nancy Jane Hamrick
1832–1918
Melcina Barnett
1851–1891
Benton Barnett
1854–
Rebecca J Barnett
1857–
Theadore Given Barnette
1857–1934
Theodocia Barnett
1859–
Martha F Barnett
1862–
Simon Peter Barnett
1864–1942
David Elliot Barnett
1866–1894
Norman Squire Barnett
1871–1943
Melvina Tunie Barnett
1878–1947
Mary Barnett
1882–1960

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Clinton Barnett

    Male1828–1911Male

    Nancy Jane Hamrick

    Female1832–1918Female

siblings

(11)

    Melcina Barnett

    Female1851–1891Female

    Benton Barnett

    Male1854–Male

    Female1857–Female

    Theadore Given Barnette

    Male1857–1934Male

    Female1859–Female

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World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 2

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 31

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from various places, for example Chipping (High) Barnet, East Barnet, and Friern Barnet in Greater London, named with Old English bærnet ‘place cleared by burning’ (a derivative of bærnan ‘to burn’, ‘to set light to’). 2. from a medieval personal name, a variant of Bernard .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Theodocia Barnett in household of Henry C Barnett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Theodocia Barnett, "West Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1928"
  • Theodocia Barnett, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"

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