Donors Club

Barton Historical Society recognizes and thanks the following for their generous donations:

  • $1,000 or more
    • Dr. Richard Barton, Downers Grove Illinois
  • $500 or more
    • Gary Barton, Mesa Arizona
    • Terry Barton, Marietta Georgia
    • Bette & Caroll Pitman, Campobello South Carolina
    • Karla Cox Smith, Georgetown Texas
  • $250 or more
    • John Wynne Barton, Nashville Tennessee
    • Mary Barton Bailey, Overland Park Kansas
  • $100 or more
    • Robert H. Barton, Carmel Valley California
    • Bette Barton Howard, Campobello South Carolina
    • Lucy Barton Adger, Ft. Worth Texas
    • Joanne Rexford, Vero Beach Florida
    • Lester Charles Barton, Antlers Oklahoma
    • Paul Barton, Dover New Hampshire
    • Richard "Dick" Barton, Kent England
    • Donna Merrill, Haltom City Texas
    • Barbara A. Barton, Social Circle Georgia
    • Jamie Barton, Brantford Ontario
    • Richard A. Barton, Mandeville Louisiana
    • Jane Fieldcamp, Houston Texas
  • $50 or more
    • Linda Poore, Kingston Georgia
    • Dale Barton, Smyrna Georgia
    • In Memory of Dr. Sam B. Barton (1906-2002)
    • John A. Barton Jr., Salado, Texas
    • Don W. Belcher, Nashville Tennessee
  • Books (Title, Author, Date Published, Donor, which Barton family included)
    • Alexander Stewart, His Scots Ancestry and American Descendants, with 48 Allied Families by Dorothy Kintigh Sidfrid, 1979: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Rufus Barton line)
    • Barton by Dottie Parker Lewis (family of Isaac Barton, b 1799, married Nancy Snow) donated by W.D. Lewis
    • Barton by Harry Tucker, (family of Private Enoch Barton, Co E, 17th Alabama, CSA, b c 1818)
    • The Barton Book compiled by Robert Dacus Nally, 1994 (families of Thomas Barton m Sarah Wilson and David Barton m Ruth Oldham)
    • The Barton Book (Nally 1994) Supplement, Nov 1999 compiled by Betty Barton Howard
    • Barton Family by Caroline Latham Bode, 1981: Donated by Ruth Barton Coleman
    • Barton Family by Caroline Latham Bode, 1981: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • The Barton Family compiled by Cassie Marie Rosser from the work of Clara Luther Barton and her sisters, Lucy Barton Vance and Mary Barton Harris, 1956; donated by Robert H. Barton (the family of David Barton m Ruth Oldham)
    • The Barton Family History compiled by Leslie C. Norman, 1974: Donated by Robert H Barton (family of Benjamin Barton & Dorcas Anderson)
    • Barton Genealogy by Claudia A. Barton, Margaret Barton Beveridge & Ruth Barton Coleman 1987 Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day (family of Henry Barton and Mary (Polly) Thomason)
    • Barton Quest compiled by Debby Barton Black, 1988: Donated by Robert H Barton (Willis Barton family)
    • Barton – Green and Related Families Volume One and Volume Two, by Ruth Lincoln Kaye, 1969: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Benjamin Barton b 1759, lived in Mistley, Essex, England)
    • The Book of Barton (also known as the Barton Blue Book) compiled by Jason E Barton, 1969 (Precursor to the 1994 The Barton Book) Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day in memory of their parents George and Gwen Barton
    • The Bartons of Pleasant Hill, Calhoun County Mississippi by Joe Barton Franklin, 1996: Donated by Robert H Barton (David Barton, b 1792/5, m Jane/Jennie Reid/Reed family)
    • Cloud Thrasher Barton Lineages by Mrs Hewel Waller Young, 1973: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Cloud was son of David Oldham Barton and grandson of David Barton m Ruth Oldham)
    • Cook – Heard & Allied Lines by Tressie Cook, 1978: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Eliza Barton, b 1811 Morgan Co GA, m James Cook. Eliza was daughter of William Barton and granddaughter of David Barton m Ruth Oldham line)
    • Defend the Valley, A Shenandoah Family in the Civil War by Margarettta Barton Colt, 1994: Donated by Robert H Barton (story of Robert & Randolph Barton, descendants of Rev Thomas Barton m Esther Rittenhouse)
    • Denman – Frisinger and Allied Families by Betty Pond Snyder, 1987: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Michael Barton, b c1785 Pennsylvania or Virginia, m Barbara Kepler)
    • The Diaries of George Riley Hazard 1854-1867 of Broome County New York and Susquehannah County Pennsylvania transcribed by Dolores I. Merritt, 1981 Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • Directory of the Ancestral Heads of New England Families 1620-1700 by Frank R. Holmes, 1980: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • Family History of the Warren, Stone, Dayton, Routh, Wurster, Daggett, and Young Families by Candy Daggett Young, 1983: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Mary Barton, daughter of William of Charles Co Maryland)
    • Genealogy of The Barton Family of the town of Marshall, Oneida County, New York compiled by Edward S Barton, 1920: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Bourgeois) Hyde
    • The Genealogy of Jane Elizabeth Wheeler Thomas by Bertha Jane Thomas Libby, 1974: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Elijah, b c1769, m Betsey)
    • Greenville County South Carolina Cemetery Survey, 5 Volumes, compiled by Greenville Chapter, South Carolina Genealogical Society, Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day
    • Hall Memories, A Collection Concerning Descendants of George Hall by Genobia C. Hall, 1990; Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day (Cynthia Ann Barton Hall, daughter of David Barton and Wary Wallace)
    • History of the Barton Family, compiled by Joe Frank Barton, c1960, Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day (the Thomas Barton m Sarah Wilson family) History of the Barton Family, compiled by Joe Frank Barton, c1960, Donated by Robert H Barton (the Thomas Barton m Sarah Wilson family)
    • The Joseph Barton Line, Hudgens and Cain by Charles A. Barton 1987; donated by Ruth Barton Coleman (family of Joseph Barton, b c1747 and believed by some to be the son of Thomas Barton and Sarah Wilson)
    • Kenneth & Mary Barton - July 28, 1930-1980 by Goldina Barton Herren, Karen Barton & Linda Banry; Donated by Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day (Kenneth Isaac Barton m Mary Elizabeth Brown)
    • Lieutenant William Barton of Morris County, New Jersey and His Descendants by William Eleazar Barton, 1900: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • Our Meador Families in Colonial America by Victor P Meador & Bernal M Meador, 1983 Donated by Donald B Hyde (William Barton m Elizabeth Meador –Essex Co Virginia c 1765-1783)
    • Rev. Thomas Barton (1728-1780) and Some of His Descendants by Stuart E Brown Jr, 1988: Donated by Stuart E Brown Jr (descended from William Barton, 1688 of Carrick Mac Ross, County Monaghan, Ireland; was Rector of St James Church, Lancr. Pennsylvania)
    • Roger Barton’s Kinsmen by Margaret Alberta Barton McLean, 1940: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • Skipper from Leith by W. Stanford Reid, 1962: Donated by Gary Barton
    • The San Bernardinos by John W Robinson, 1989: Donated by Robert H Barton (includes information on Benjamin, Hiram & James Barton & on Barton Flats
    • A Welles Genealogy by Gwen Fuller Reynolds, 1983: Donated by Donald B Hyde (Timothy Barton, b c1720 m Hannah Dix)
    • Wills and their Whereabouts by Anthony J. Camp, 1974, Donated by Donald B Hyde
  • Book Excerpts and Major Articles
    • “The Barton Family of Oxford Mass” by Rev William E Barton, 1930: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • "The Barton Family of Yorkshire, England; Pheba, Mississippi; and Martin, Tennessee (1154-1986) Compiled by Doris Cole Patterson, 1981, Revised 1986 (pages i to 10): Donated by Robert H Barton (a speculative ancestry of Captain Wm Barton of Maryland and Thomas(1) of Stafford Co Virginia)
    • "Clara's Cousins by the Dozens", researched and compiled by Phyllis Slusher Holmes, 1998; Donated by Gary Barton (Descendants of Edward Barton and Elizabeth)
    • “Cousins by the Dozens: Sturges, Thrasher, Carlton, Mitchell, Branch” compiled by Dorothy Sturges Pruett, 1975 (pp 110-116, 153-157) Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • "A Cultural Resources Survey of Selected Construction Areas in the Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway: Alabama and Mississippi" by James R. Atkinson and Jack D. Elliot Jr., 1978: Donated by Robert H Barton (exerpts pertaining to Town of Barton)
    • "Historical Sketches of Barton's (Later Stovall's) Georgia Brigade, Army of Tennessee, CSA" by Private Joseph Bogle and Captain William L Calhoun, 1900; donated by Gary Barton
    • “Roger Barton of Westchester County New York and some of His Earlier Descendants” by George E McCracken 1952/1953 New England Historical & Genealogical Register: Donated by Donald B Hyde
    • “Roger Barton of Westchester County New York and some of His Earlier Descendants” by George E McCracken 1952/1953 New England Historical & Genealogical Register: Donated by Robert H Barton
    • "The TL Ranch" by Sam B. Barton, 1975; donated by Terry Barton in memory of Sam B Barton (1906-2002) (family of Joseph James Barton, builder of the Barton House and descendant of David Barton m Ruth Oldham)
  • Other Articles
    • Application of Lendall Barton Knight for membership in the National sons of the American Revolution, 1972; Donated by Donald B Hyde (on the service of Flint Barton, b 1749, a descendant of Edward Barton, b bef 1640, m Elizabeth)
    • "The Barton House Family History" by Rose Richardson and David Marshall, 1984: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of his gg-grandparents, Joseph James and Mary Harlan Barton, builders of the house
    • "The Colorful History of the Barton House" by Glenn Ryan, 1987: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of Joseph James and Mary Harlan Barton, builders of the house
    • Descendants of Bavester Barton by Mary Ruth Barton, 2002 (family of Bavester, b c1760)
    • Descendants of John Barton, b c1757, m Leah Odle and Sealy Williams, by Lucy Barton Adger, 2002 (son of David Barton m Ruth Oldham)
    • Descendants of Joseph Barton, d c1700 Moreland Twp, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, by Jane Caywood, 2002
    • Descendants of William Barton by Linda Hammons, 2002 (family of Septimus Barton)
    • Descendants of William John Thomas Barton, Sr, Captian, by Angel Webb, c 2002
    • Family of William Barton, b 1793 m Manda Marie Sarah Dunning by Lela Hite Newell, 2002
    • "History of the Barton House for The Ranching Heritage Center" by Jeffery L. White, 1991: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of his gg-grandparents, Joseph James and Mary Harlan Barton, builders of the house
    • "Jack Sneed Barton (Random Memories of an Older Brother)" by Sam B. Barton: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of his grandfather, John "Jack" Sneed Barton
    • "Ranching Heritage Center Docent Open House Guidebook - Barton House" by Byron Price, 1976: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of Josephine Waddell Barton, who donated the Barton House to the Ranching Heritage Center
    • "Report, The Barton House, Texas Tech University, by Staff of the Museum, 1979: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of Joseph James and Mary Harlan Barton, builders of the house
    • "Regional and Historical Interpretative Study of The Barton House" by Randall S. Strachan: Donated by Terry Barton in memory of his gg-grandparents, Joseph James and Mary Harlan Barton, builders of the house
    • Robert B. Walker's Barton Research, 1970s: Donated by Robert H Barton (Swift family inter-relations with Bartons who descend from David Barton and Ruth Oldham)
    • "The Windsor Family" by Bill Powers, 2001 (includes the family of Joshua Lane Barton Sr)
    • un-titled by Barton F. Robison 1982, Donated by Robert H Barton (the Bartons of Henry Co Tennessee: Joseph, James & Bavester)
    • un-titled by Elaine Cepek, Donated by Robert H Barton (Enoch Joshua Barton m Rebecca Jane Meacham family)
  • Book Donors
    • Bonnie J. Barton and Donna B. Day of South Carolina in memory of their parents George and Gwen Barton
    • Gary Barton of Mesa Arizona
    • Robert Barton of Carmel Valley California
    • Terry Barton of Marietta Georgia
    • Ruth Barton Coleman of Marietta Georgia, formerly of Austin Texas
    • Donald B Hyde of Colorado Springs Colorado in memory of Isabel McKean (Bourgeois) Hyde
  • Personal Research Papers
    • Ruth Barton Coleman of Marietta Georgia, formerly of Austin Texas
    • Robert Barton of Carmel Valley, California
    • Barton Historical Society (papers used to publish The Barton Book, Nally, 1994)
    • Gary Barton of Mesa Arizona (papers supporting the Barton Database)
  • Barton Historical Society is delighted to receive your donation of books, articles or other historical material which may help others better understand the history of the Barton Families. Donations may be in memory of a loved one or to support any of the causes of our society.

Recent Donations

  • SKIPPER FROM LEITH, The History of Robert Barton of Over Barnton, pub. 1962, Philadelphia, Univ. of Penn. Press, by W. Stanford Reid, donated by Gary Barton (PDF eBook)

  • ESTHER T. BARTON A Biographical Sketch, pub. 1925, 89pp, by Rev. William E. Barton, D.D. donated by Shirley Anderson of Madison, Wisconsin

  • Genealogical Table of the Barton Family (Yeoman) formerly of Poynton, Widford & Norbury. Oct 1897, ink on very fragile A3 paper donated by the Carter family of Sydney, Australia