Minnie A Barton

Female21 September 1887–12 November 1958

Brief Life History of Minnie A

When Minnie A Barton was born on 21 September 1887, in Tennessee, United States, her father, James W Barton, was 18 and her mother, Sarah Alice Watley, was 21. She married William Rowland on 21 February 1907, in Bridgeport, Jackson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 29 Gross Spring, Jackson, Alabama, United States in 1900. She died on 12 November 1958, in Bridgeport, Jackson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cumberland View Cemetery, Kimball, Marion, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Rowland
1887–1965
Minnie A Barton
1887–1958
Marriage: 21 February 1907
Frank Rollie Rowland
1908–1979
Alice Mae Rowland
1912–2000
Horace Morgan Rowland
1914–1988
Ruby Matilda Rowland
1919–2011
Fay Vera Rowland
1921–1987

Sources (16)

  • Minnie Roland in household of Will Roland, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Minnie Breeden, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Minnie Barton Rowland, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 February 1907Bridgeport, Jackson, Alabama, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 3

    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.

    1890 · Woman's Suffrage

    Age 3

    An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 19

    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: habitational name from any of numerous places called with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick . The name is also found in Ireland, where it has been Gaelicized as de Bartún.

    Polish (Bartoń); Czech and Slovak (mainly Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Polish Bartłomiej, Czech Bartoloměj, Slovak Bartolomej, from Latin Bartholomaeus (see Bartholomew ). This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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