Jacob Barre Family
Jacob Barre died in Newberry District about 1800. He married Mary Christina Quattlebaum, died about 1815, daughter of Matthias Quattlebaum and Rachel Derrin. Jacob Barre served in S.C. Militia during the Rev. War, first as Lieutenant, then as Capt. After the death of Jacob Barre, Mary Christina Quattlebaum, married Martin Shealy, son of John Wendel Shealy and Anna Mary Epting.
In 1803, Mathias Quaddlebaum, Sr. gave to daughter, Maria Christina Shealy (alias Bear, alias Quaddlebaum), the lawful wife of Martin Shealy, a 150 acre tract of land on headwaters of Crims Creek, being part of an original grant to Conrad Roodt (Newberry Deeds F-358). In 1815, Martin Shealy sold a 100 acre portion of this land to John Bear (Newberry Deeds L-59).
In 1820, Michael Barre filed petition for sale of land of Jacob Barre, Deceased. An equity suit was filed against: Matthias Barre; John Kibler; Michael Kibler; Adam Werts and wife, Elizabeth; Polly Barre; Catherine Barre; Happy Barre; David Shealy; Henry Shealy; and William Sheely. A 103 acre tract on headwaters Crims Cr. was sold to Henry Wirts
I. Jacob Barre, Jr. died about 1816, married Elizabeth Hope, born May 1791 died 6 February 1880 daughter of Christian Haupt and Mary Shealy. Elizabeth Hope Barre remarried Adam Werts born 5 December 1796 died 10 May 1845, son of George Henry Werts and Mollie Singley
A. Mary Magdalene Barre, born 5 September 1816, died 3 March 1876, married 24 March 1836, married David H. Buzhardt, born 1 September 1811, died 19 September 1881, son of Jacob Buzzard and Elizabeth Sligh.
II. Michael Barre, born 21 September 1791, died 4 March 1874, married Mary Ann Minick, born 8 February 1798, died 3 November 1871, daughter of Johan Adam Minick and wife, Anna Maria. Buried at Barre Cemetery near Leesville, SC. He married Mary Minick, about 1815.
A. Hepzibah Barre, married Rev. Henry A. Smith, born about 1800, died 9 August 1875. Both buried Wittenburg Lutheran Church, Leesville, SC.
B. Caroline Barre, born about 1817, married Rev. Henry Hammond Spann, born 28 February 1808, died 24 January 1870, son of Henry H. Spann and Mary Pou.
C. William Joseph Barre, born 3 January 1819, died 24 May 1889, married Leah C. Bouknight, born 7 June 1823, died 22 October 1900. Buried Barr-Steedman Cemetery.
D. Elizabeth H. Barre, born about 1819, died 6 September 1891, married Joseph Leaphardt, born about 1810, died 7 March 1887, son of John Leaphardt and wife Elizabeth. Buried Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery, Gilbert, SC.
E. Mary Barre, born 1825, died 1892, second wife of Walter Quattlebaum, born 6 May 1818, son of John Quattlebaum and Mette Burkett.
F. John Barre, died young.
G. Col. James Michael Barre, born about 1830, died 29 August 1864, Charlottesville, VA (CSA), married Rebecca Dowling.
H. Daniel Thomas Barre, born 12 January 1832, died 14 August 1909, married Rodella Elizabeth Rawl, daughter of Samuel Rawl and Nancy Leaphart.
I. Sarah Matilda Barre, born about 1834, married Dr. S. D. M. Guess.
J. Henry P. Barre, born about 1838, died 10 June 1869 from disease from Civil War, married Anna A. Reid
K. Susan Barre, born about 1838, married Joseph Guess.
L. Amanda Barre, born 17 August 1840, died 10 August 1872, married Drayton Walter Barre, born 2 February 1834, died 23 December 1914, son of Matthias Barre and Mary Magdalene Werts.
M. Frank Barre, died in infancy.
III. John Barre, died about 1820, married Catherine Sligh, born 15 September 1799, died 26 October 1855, daughter of John Phillip Sligh, Sr. and Christina Kinard Catherine Sligh Barre married 2) Andrew Cromer, Jr.
A. Caroline (Happy) Barre.
B. John Phillip Barre, born March 1820, died 6 April 1850, married Rebecca Malinda Kinard, born 3 November 1821, 3 November1857, daughter of Samuel Kinard and Elizabeth Hallman.. Rebecca Malinda Kinard Barre married 2) Thomas Ellisor (HH#318 1850 Newberry . Co. Census)
IV. Mary Christina Barre, died March 1817, first wife of John Kibler, died about 1831, son of Michael Kibler, Sr. and Mary Kinard.
VI. Matthias Barre, born 15 March 1801, died 27 April 1873, married 1) Mary Magdalene Werts, born 6 January 1802, died 16 October 1841, daughter of George Henry Werts and Molly Singley; married 2) Eliza Jane Berley, born 20 March 1820, died 9 February 1903, daughter of John Berley and Barbara Wertz.
Children by first wife:
A. Jacob Barre, born 17 June 1820, died 11 March 1870, married 17 December 1840, Elizabeth Houseal. Both buried St. Stephen's Lutheran Church, Lexington, SC.
B. Elizabeth Carolina Barre, born 22 July 1822, died 6 January 1907, married William Walter Houseal, born 15 August 1818, died 1 November 1889, son of John Houseal and Eve Margaret Counts.
C. Harriet Barre, born 27 November 1827, died 27 October 1848, first wife of Andrew Michael Bowers. Buried Bowers-Barre Cemetery.
D. Katherine Barre, born 18 November 1829, died 23 September 1831. Buried Bowers- Barre Cem.
E. Drayton Walter Barre, born 2 February 1834, died 23 December 1914, married 1) Amanda Barre, born 17 August 1840, died 10 August 1872, daughter of Michael Barre and Mary Ann Minnick.
F. Elizabeth Frances Barre, born 9 March 1836, died 15 October 1854, married (as third wife), Andrew Michael Bowers, born 17 November 1823, died 12 February 1895.
G. Mary Lavinia Barre, born 22 March 1838, died 25 February 1927, married 1892, Jesse A. Rawls of Haralson Co., GA.
H. William Alonzo Barre, born 23 September 1840, died 11 December 1885, married Huldah C. Goree, born 23 August 1845, died 4 October 1902. But. Sharon Methodist Church Cemetery.
Children by second wife:
I. John J. Barre, born 30 October 1843, died 25 November 1872. Did not marry. Killed in FL in 1872, buried Rosemont Cemetery.
J. Sarah Caroline Barre, born 1846, died 1934. Buried Rosemont Cemetery.
K. Tillus (Lillie) E. Barre, born 1 September 1849, died 12 July 1887, married 12 February 1868, Bluford F. Griffin. Both buried Rosemont Cemetery.
Bio updated 28 October, 2002