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Barnabas Hunt (b. December 21, 1798, d. March 15, 1874)Barnabas Hunt (son of Jonathan Hunt and Phebe Coffin) was born December 21, 1798 in Guilford County, North Carolina636, and died March 15, 1874 in Windsor, Randolph County, Indiana636.He married Hannah Lewis on December 03, 1818 in Clinton County, Ohio637, daughter of Evan Lewis and Sarah Tennison.
Notes for Barnabas Hunt:
Tucker's History of Randolph Co. IN, p. 336.Barnabas Hunt, White River, was born in N.C. in 1798; he came to Ohio in 1804.While there, his father had his property taken because he would not join the army in 1812.They came to Wayne Co. IN in 1816.Barnabas married Hannah Lewis, daughter of Evan Lewis, in 1817; his wife was born in 1802.They moved to Farmland in 1847.He had 3 children.By occupation he was a farmer; as to religion, a Friend.in politics a Whig; and Antislavery man, and a Republican.He died in 1874 being 75 years, 2 months, and 20 days old.
They had another child perhaps 2.
New Garden Wayne Co. IN MM minutes-
9-16-1843 Barnabas Hunt dismissed for setting up mts. contrary to discipline.
7-18-1857-Poplar Run MM (Randolph Co.) granted permission to receive Barnabas into membership.
1820 Wayne Co. IN
1 male under 10 (Pleasant)
1 male 16-25 (Barnabas)
1 female 16-25 (Hannah)
1830 Wayne Co. IN
1 male under 5 (unknown son)
1 male 5-10 (William)
1 male 10-15 (Pleasant should be 15-20)
1 male 30-40 (Barnabas)
1 female 30-40 (Hannah)
1840 Wayne Co. IN
1 male 10-15 (unknown son)
1 male 15-20 (William)
1 male 20-30 (Pleasant)
1 male 40-50(Barnabas)
1 female 10-15 (unknown daughter? wasn't on previous census)
1 female 30-40(Hannah)
1850 Randolph Co. census, living with son Pleasant
Barnabas, 51, b. NC
Hannah 49, b. VA
More About Barnabas Hunt:
Burial: Unknown, Cedar Cemetery, Windsor, Randolph Co. IN.
More About Barnabas Hunt and Hannah Lewis:
Marriage: December 03, 1818, Clinton County, Ohio.637
Children of Barnabas Hunt and Hannah Lewis are:
- +Pleasant Hunt, b. March 15, 1820, New Garden, Wayne County, Indiana638, d. January 15, 1892, Windsor, Randolph County, Indiana638.