Barton Lineage XXII

Haplogroup R1b

An Irish immigrant Barton family.

This family is one of our lines with a single known ancestor. The two male participants from the Barton DNA Project with matching ySTR DNA test results appear to descend from:

Thomas "Tommy" Barton born about 1905 in Carrick-on-Suir, County South Tipperary, Ireland (now Republic of Ireland) who married (2nd) Ellen Lyons (or Dillon) in Dublin, Ireland.

William Barton born 1948 in Dublin, Ireland.

Major Learning Opportunities

  • Discovering Tommy's parentage
  • Learning his first marriage details including his wife's name
  • Learning the details about Tommy's passage from Ireland to America
  • Learning more about the Whalen family (who has tested with matching ySTR DNA)

LIne Leader: seeking a volunteer

About Lineage XXII

Tommy is reported to have been Catholic and his first wife may have been a McCormick or a Burke.

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