Barton Rollins

March 1855–28 July 1951 (Age 96)
Ritchie, West Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Barton

When Barton Rollins was born in March 1855, in Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, his father, Edward J Rollins, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ellen Richards, was 34. He married Frances Marion Dotson on 3 October 1878, in Doddridge, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Central, Doddridge, West Virginia, United States for about 20 years and Central District, Doddridge, West Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 28 July 1951, in Ritchie, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in West Union, Doddridge, West Virginia, United States.

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Barton Rollins
Frances Marion Dotson
Marriage: 3 October 1878
Sherman Clifford Rollins
Mary Ellen Rollins
Nellie Belle Rollins
Leamon Rollins
Bessie Mae Rollins
Lucy Amy Rollins
Marion Russell Rollins

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  • Marriage
    3 October 1878Doddridge, West Virginia, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1861 · The Battle of Manassas
    Age 6
    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. 
    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 26
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 11425;2007: 25288; 2010: 35132)English: variant of Rolling , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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    Sources (31)

    • Barton Rollins in entry for Rollins, "West Virginia Births and Christenings, 1853-1928"
    • Barton Rollins, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Bart Rollins in entry for Russell Marion Rollins and Melba Elaine Carter, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

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