Gerushu L Barnett

Perry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Gerushu L

When Gerushu L Barnett was born in January 1873, in Perry, Tennessee, United States, her father, Augustus Carroll Barnett, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Nix, was 18. She lived in Civil District 4, Perry, Tennessee, United States in 1900.

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Augustus Carroll Barnett
Sarah Elizabeth Nix
Gussie Lee Barnett
Gerushu L Barnett
William Thomas Barnett
Leonore E Barnett
Ernest Augustus Barnett
Byrd B Barnett
Maude Barnett
Clyde Barnett
Samuel Martin Barnett
Robert H Barnett
Eva Lewis Barnett
Stella Burns Barnett

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 5

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

Age 31

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Gerushu Barnett in household of Sarah E Barnett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J L Barnett in household of Agustus Barnett, "United States Census, 1880"

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