Barnett Metcalfe

16 December 1785–13 July 1854 (Age 68)
Fauquier, Virginia, United States

The Life of Barnett

When Barnett Metcalfe was born on 16 December 1785, in Fauquier, Virginia, United States, his father, William Metcalf, was 27 and his mother, Elizabeth Barnett, was 20. He married Letitia Delila Martin in December 1813, in Jessamine, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lincoln, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1850. He died on 13 July 1854, in Lincoln, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Barnett Metcalfe
1785–1854
Letitia Delila Martin
1792–1865
Marriage: December 1813
Amanda M. Metcalfe
1813–
Henrietta Metcalfe
1836–
William Hudson Metcalf
1814–1873
Lewis S. A. Metcalfe
1818–1886
Judith A. Metcalfe
1829–
Charles O Metcalf
1836–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
December 1813
Jessamine, Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Amanda M. Metcalfe

    Female1813–Female

    William Hudson Metcalf

    Male1814–1873Male

    Male1818–1886Male

    Judith A. Metcalfe

    Female1829–Female

    Charles O Metcalf

    Male1836–1901Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · Becomes the 10th state

Age 3

On June 25, 1788 Virginia became the 10th state. 
1804

Age 19

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Metcalf .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Barnette Metcalfe, "United States Census, 1850"

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