Posted By:Jerry Duncan
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Subject:Re: CW Pension file of Pvt James M Thornton
Post Date:February 18, 2003 at 19:58:34
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Forum:Southern Unionist Forum
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Terry,

You have a T. B. Barnes listed in the CW Pension of Pvt James M Thornton. This was my grandfather Dr. Thomas Benton Barnes. Do you have anymore on him? Below is a bit on Thomas B. Barnes. Thomas' brother Morgan Cleveland Barnes was a Pvt. in Co. D Ala. 1st Cav.

Descendants of Thomas Benton Barnes
                                                 
       1        Thomas Benton Barnes       b: January 31, 1849 in (On Bull Mt. Creek) NR: Shottsville, Marion Co., AL. (Doctor)              d: May 19, 1917 in Spruce Pine, Franklin Co., AL. (at home)              Burial: Spruce Pine Cem., Franklin Co., AL.
..              +Susan Rachael Jolliff       b: March 19, 1854 in Clinton Co., IL. (aka: Sussie) (Schl Teac.)       m: June 20, 1872       d: August 09, 1906 in Rockwood, Franklin Co., AL.              Burial: McRight Cem., Isbell, Franklin Co., AL.
              *2nd Wife of Thomas Benton Barnes:                                   
..              +Nancy Elisabeth Mckinney       b: January 27, 1882 in Darlington (now Isbell), Franklin Co., AL. (known as Bettie)       m: December 05, 1906 in Russellville, Franklin Co., AL.       d: June 30, 1954 in Spruce Pine, Franklin Co., AL. (at home)              Burial: Spruce Pine Cem., Franklin Co., Ala. (headstone: Bettie Barnes)