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Barrs in Brooks
Posted by: Roxanne (ID *****8882) Date: January 12, 2003 at 13:55:23
In Reply to: Re George Wesley Barrs by Beverly Barrs of 160

My Mother was a Barrs (Barr) from Brooks...
Her name was Ida Linden Barrs married Frank London Underwood

The Family goes to:
William Barrs alive in 1890 married Lorraine Wood (Lou Rainey) who d Oct 1914
William Barrs 1866-1934 married Mary L. Wade
5 children
Edward m Nina Ingram
Josie d 1930 heart attack
Milton m Jewel Pugh lives Franklin Ga had sons Jimmy and Ricky

Brother of William Jr
John Berrien IV b 1858 m #1 Gillian Burford Wade 1934 Ena Bird Bridges a missionary and had Eugenia Louise 1926
(This is my Grandfather)

Brother of William Jr
Isaaac Newton m Anna (Annie) Collins had Nina 1898

Sister of William Jr
Florence b 1857 m Francis Marion Lane etc.

Brother of Wm Jr.
James b 1868 m Hepzibah Bentley had Paul (Buried at Columbua) Kenneth, Frances all buried at Columbia

Sister of Wm
Ida died a small child

Thomas Jackson brother of Wm. died a young man. Jeweler in Quitman possibly had typhoid.

Military Enrollment List- William was a Miller. A J Barr two years older listed Brooks salt maker. Brother? He had a brother James. Also H C Barr 19- a salt maker James son?

William Co C Ga Rev. CSA
1850 Brooks James C and William
Mrs. Elizabeth Barrs also listed. Mother?

I have been into genealogy quite some time, but today is my first day on a computer, and SOMEONE ELSE is typing this for me...with her address.

Write me at

Roxanne in Albany Ga.

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