Sallie Mae Barnett

19 December 1883–19 March 1964 (Age 80)
Gonzales, Texas, United States

The Life of Sallie Mae

When Sallie Mae Barnett was born on 19 December 1883, in Gonzales, Texas, United States, her father, Francis Louis BARNETT, was 34 and her mother, Martha Grace Perkins, was 23. She married Jesse Cortney Duren about 1901, in Gonzales, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Atascosa, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 19 March 1964, in Three Rivers, Live Oak, Texas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Bundick Cemetery, Smiley, Gonzales, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse Cortney Duren
Sallie Mae Barnett
Marriage: about 1901
Clide Duren
Gladys Martha Duren
Mayble Duren

Spouse and Children

about 1901
Gonzales, Texas, United States


    Clide Duren



    Mayble Duren


Parents and Siblings

    Francis Louis BARNETT


    Martha Grace Perkins




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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 11

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Sally Duran in household of Jessie Duran, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sallie M Barnett in household of Frank L Barnett, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Sallie Duren in household of Jesse C Duren, "United States Census, 1940"

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