Uriah and Nancy (Nannie) Gibboney Barnett McCoy
This is a collection of all that we have on our Barnett Line
Chuck's mother's dad's mother (Chuck's
Nancy (Nannie) Gibboney BARNETT
Nannie was born in 1848 (Wythe County) Wytheville, VA
Death date - location - burial statistics - we do not have, so if anyone has that, please share with us
Uriah McCoy - July 23, 1847, Mingo County, WV - May 17, 1900, Tazewell, VA
Married August 27, 1866 in Tazewell County, VA
Nannie and Uriah had the following children:
Chloe McCoy - Born before 1869 - Married Ed Lockhart - - No
Romalou S. McCoy - August 22, 1870 ? - June 22, 1894, N. Tazewell, VA, buried in Jeffersonville Cemetery
Charles Goble McCoy (Chuck's mother's dad) - May 10, 1871 in Floyd Cty, KY - September 23, 1942 Tazewell, VA (Maplewood Cemetery)
Donnie McCoy - After 1872 - No further info
Bob McCoy - Born after 1873 - No further info
Jane McCoy - Born after 1875 - No further info
THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION WAS OBTAINED FROM SEVERAL RELATIVES.
WE EXTEND OUR SINCERE THANKS TO THEM:
Luella Barnett Turner
Wendy Barnett Burnett
Family and bible records
NANNIE BARNETT'S PARENTS:
Philip Barnett - 1807 - Wythe County, VA - November 4, 1865
- Tazewell, VA (Jeffersonville Cemetery)
PVT Philip Barnett - CO D - 23 VA Inf. in the CSA Civil War
Philip Barnett was born near Lynchburg, VA or Tazewell, VA
and his occupation was a saddler and harness maker
Mary Crigar/Creagar - October 10, 1812 - Wythe County, VA - September 19, 1889 (Jeffersonville Cemetery - Luella??? picture)
Philip and Mary married March 4, 1829 in Wythe County, VA and they had the following children:
James Bradford Barnett - January 5, 1830, VA - November 1917
- No further info
Margaret Ann Barnett - August 11, 1832, Wythe County, VA - March 28, 1918 - Married William Henry Blankenship January 14, 1859 - Tazewell, VA
William Anderson Barnett - February 11, 1835, Tazewell, VA - May 14, 1879, Tazewell, VA (Jeffersonville Cemetery)
Elizabeth (Barbara) Barnett - January 5, 1837, Tazewell, VA - March 8, 1923 - Married Alfred Brown - No further info
Eliza Jane Barnett - June 6, 1842 - March 14, 1922 - Married James Fulcher Moore - No further info
Mary Eleanor Barnett - 1843 - February 1924 - Married John P. Smith - No further info
Josephine Spillers Barnett - 1845 - ? - Married Smith Lockhart - No further info
Nancy (Nannie Gibboney Barnett - 1848, Wythe County, Wytheville, VA/Tazewell, VA - ? - Married Uriah McCoy August 27, 1855, Tazewell, VA
Katherine Walters Barnett - 1851 - 1851 - July 1950 - Married Elisha Blankenship - No further info
Alexander McManary Barnett - 1857 - July 1896 - Married Sarah Baker - No further info
PHILIP BARNETT'S PARENTS:
Reson-Reizen (Reason) Barnett - 1775 - 1821 - No further info other than in 1797 he married Elizabeth East - 1779 - 1865
This info was obtained on this family from Wendy Barnett Burnett and Luella Barnett Turner.
The sources were
Compiler: Marc Austen - New York City, NY
Date: March 23, 1994
1. 1850, 1860, 1870 1900 .................United States Census
2. Annals of Tazewell County............J. N. Harmon, Sr. 1922
3. LDS Ancestral File 34.12
4. Book - 2 Kreiger Families by Canfield
Subj: Re: [BARNETT] Col. James Barnett/Reason
Date: 12/29/2001 7:14:21 PM Pacific Standard Time
From: [email protected] (logan)
To: [email protected]
I have done my best to explain what is the service of Sgt James Barnett Sr.
and the service of his son Capt. --Col. James Barnett, Jr. I hope that you
can understand what I have written. I believe that I have sent you the wills
of both of them.
Col James Barnett did not have a son Reason-- His children as per his will
were John, William, Rachael, David, James. Ann and Margaret. His son William
was my gg grandfather. I have no Idea who Reason's father was. The lady that
joined the DAR under Reason used Col JAMES BARNETT as her ancestor and he
was not. Later , as others joined under Reasonn they added some of the
proper children in the children space on their applications.
I contacted the DAR and sent them my research. They have corrected their
records to show the proper children. They show the above children as the
PROPER children of Capt. James Barnett. He was not made Col. until after the
"William Madison and Col. James Barnett were soldiers in the battle of
Guilford 1n 1781"-THIS IS CORRECT
" Colonel James Barnett deposes at house of David Wade, in Montgomery
> County, 3rd, February, 1802, that on an expedition against the British in
> Spring of 1781, William Madison and deponent expecting to go into battle the
> next day, stepped aside privately in the night and made their verbal wills
> and called upon witnesses to testify the same." THIS IS ALSO CORRECT. COL
JAMES, WILLIAM MADISON AND DAVID WADE WERE NEIGHBORS AT BIG SPRING. COL
JAMES BARNETT WAS A CO. BY 1782 BUT NOT IN 1781.
> THIS IS INCORRECT--"He fought in the French and Indian War in 1760 and in the
American Revolution" It was the father--Sgt James Barnett and not his son
Col James Barnett who fought in the French and Indian War. He received a
land grant in "Kentucky Country" for his service. CAPT JAMES BARNETT WAS THE
ONE WHO FOUGHT IN THE REV. WAR.
Fordyce Logan, Jr.
Subj: Re: [BARNETT] JAMES BARNETT - DIED 1791- BOTETOURT CO VA
Date: 12/18/2002 1:25:47 PM Eastern Standard Time
From: [email protected]
Reply-to: [email protected]
To: [email protected]
Sent from the Internet (Details)
I WOULD LIKE TO MAKE A CORRECTION TO THIS LINE.
COL JAMES BARNETT , WIFE RACHAEL WAS THE SON OF SGT JAMES BARNETT AND
REBECCA . COL JAMES DID NOT HAVE A SON REIZEN, HIS CHILDREN WERE JOHN,
WILLIAM-MY GG GRANDFATHER, RACHAEL, DAVID JAMES, ANN AND MARGARET. THE WILL
OF COL JAMES WILL WAS PROBATED 7 4 1808. THERE IS NO REIZEN LISTED IN HIS
WILL, LAND RECORD OR IN ANY OTHER RECCORDS IN BOTETOURT, OR MONTGOMERY CO. VA.
JAMES WAS A CAPT IN THE REV WAR AND WAS NOT MADE COL. UNTIL 1782 AND AFTER
THE REV WAR WAS OVER. HE CAN NOT BE LISTED BY THE DAR AS A COL. DURING THE
REV WAR, ONLY A CAPT.
THE DAR HAS CORRECTED THEIR THEIR RECORDS TO REFLECT THE ABOVE INFO. THEY
NOW HAVE A COPY OF THE WILL OF COL. JAMES. AND THE WILL OF SGT JAMES ON FILE
ALONG WITH A LARGE AMOUNT OF OTHER RECORDS.
I HAVE TRIED TO FIND THE PARENTS OF OF REIZEN BARNETT FOR THE DAR WITH NO
LUCK. AS FAR AS I KNOW, THE DAR HAS NOT FOUND A FATHER FOR HIM EITHER. IT IS
POSSIBLE THAT THE FATHER COULD BE ANOTHER JAMES BARNETT AND THAT COL JAMES
OF BOTETOURT. MONTGOMERY CO. VA. WAS USED BECAUSE OF HIS DOCUMENTED
SERVICE. I DO NOT HAVE AN ACTUAL COPY THE MARRIAGE BOND OF REIZEN. ONLY AN
ABSTRACT FROM A BOOK. IF YOU CAN FIND A PLOTO COPY OF THE BOND, MAYBE IT
WILL LIST A FATHER OR BROTHER ETC.
I HAVE SAR CERTIFICATES FOR CAPT JAMES BARNETT, HIS SON PVT. WILLIAM
BARNETT AND A CERTIFICATE FOR THOMAS MILLER THE FATHER OF WILLIAM'S WIFE ANN
MILLER ALL THREE SERVED FROM BOTETOURT CO. VA.
JOHN, WILLIAM AND ANN MOVED ON TO LINCOLN CO. KY. . THE REST STAYED IN
BOTETOURT AND MONTGOMERY CO.
I AM SORRY TO BE THE ONE TO TELL YOU THIS HOWEVER THE DAR HAS A CORRECTION
DEPT. NOW, SO THAT THEY CAN CORRECT SOME OF THE OLD INFORMATION THAT WAS
FORDYCE LOGAN, JR.
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