A Bible record of John Barefield's family from the late Mrs. T.D. Wilson of Palmetto shows that his 2nd wife, married 8 Jan. 1826, was Annie Parker, born 30 Sept. 1806. Research in the 1930s by Adlai Robin Yates of Bogalusa, La., shows that John m. 1st Phoebe Irwin of Jones County, Ga. John arrived in old Campbell County in 1836, settling on the south side of the Chattahoochee River. He is buried at Smith's Store at Rico in what is now south Fulton County, Ga. John's son Alexander and wife Elizabeth (Yates) are buried at Mt. Zion Church, McWhorter community, south Douglas County, Ga.