Barfield-MS-TN-1804-1859

Mississippi Barefield Wills:

Barefield, FrancisWarren Co.A-1491847
Barefield, JesseWarren Co.A-2571859
Barefield, MilesCla Co.A-2491834
Barefield, SamuelWashington Co.2-1251900
Barfield, JohnCopiah Co.AAA-4621840

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Will of Francis Barefield (I can't read most of it)
Warren Co., MS, 1847

He gives slaves:

...JO, BETSY... to be sold
...to daughter Eliza Jan...Negro girl named ELLEN
...to daughter Nancy Jenette...Negro girl named BYTHENIA (?)
...to daughter Susan Anne...a Negro woman named HASTY and a Negro boy named WILLIAM
...to his wife(looks like)Rody Barefield...Negro woman named ELIZA

(the only other thing I can read is the name Stephen Hatcther, who sold Barefield land)
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Tennessee 1804-1820

NameAcresLocationW--B
Barfield, Stephen1801 town lot0 8

Barfield, Stramlar, merchants and Barfield
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D.B. "E" No. 486

Frederick Barfield to James Barfield:

500 acres Indenture June 17, 1807
For love and affection for his son James Barfield. Begin William Barfield's cor. etc.

Witness: William Barfield and James Dickson
Registered July Session 1807 Rutherford County Court
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D.B. "A" No. 11 27 June, 1804
Davidson County, (North Carolina) Tennessee
Joseph Thomas Rhodes to Frederick Barfield

Indenture 25 August 26th year of American Independence 1801, between Joseph Thomas Rhodes, of Duplin Co., NC. and Frederick Barfield of same place, 2,000 acres of land lying in County of Davidson in the State of North Carolina formerly ... but now in the state of Tennessee ... on the main West Fork of the Stones River. Beginning at West bank of said fork where the Soldiers Boundary Line crosses, commonly known as the Rutherford Line, thence ... thence with the patient line ... thence ... Being the upper part of a Military Grant of 3840 acres to Joseph Rhodes,captain of the Continential Line bearing the date 20 May, 17th year of American Independence 1793.

wit: Wm. Dickson Susan Dickson
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It's a really good thing I don't have to make my living at this. I keep forgetting dates..sigh. Mari

Rutherford County, Tennessee Genealogy
http://www.tngenweb.org/rutherford

Contributed by: Mari Byers, aria@bna.bellsouth.net
By way of: "Deborah Davis" deb_davis@yahoo.com


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