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BARNETTE Genealogy

Descendants of James S. "Jim" BARNETTE

Generation No. 1

1. JAMES R. "JIM" "Street" BARNETTE was born abt 1850, and died bef. 1943. He married (1) D. SHELTON. She was born abt 1849. He married (2) unknown CAPPS.
Jim lived in Northern Greenville County, around Cleveland, SC, near the river. He was one of the early supporters of New Liberty Baptist Church, according to Rev. Hester. He was said to have been married 4 times - his wives died & he remarried.

Children of JAMES BARNETTE and DEMASSEY SHELTON are:
2. i. JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE" BARNETTE, b. Sept. 18, 1872, Greenville County, SC; d. July 9, 1946, Greenville County, SC (at home).
3. ii. MARIA BARNETTE, b. Oct. 20, 1874, Greenville County, SC; d. Jan. 23, 1959, San Souci, Greenville, SC.
4. iii. DAVID W. BARNETTE, b. Sept. 7, 1876, Locust Hill; d. Jan. 9, 1961.

Children of JAMES BARNETTE and unknown CAPPS are:
5. iv. JAMES HENRY "JIM" BARNETTE, b. Sept. 28, 1891; d. May 21, 1977.
v. FRANK BARNETTE.
vi. JANIE BARNETTE, m. unknown RAINS.


Generation No. 2

2. JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE" BARNETTE (JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Sept. 18, 1872 in Greenville County, SC, and died July 9, 1946 in Greenville County, SC (at home). He married LULA TESSIE ORA HOWARD bef. 1905, daughter of ALEXANDER HOWARD and MARTHA ROCHESTER. She was born Feb. 16, 1878 in Greenville County, SC, and died April 11, 1953 in Greenville County, SC.

Abt. 1926: They moved to the Fairview Community
Both Joe and Lula are buried in the Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, SC

Notes for JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE" BARNETTE:
His death notice was published in the Greenville News on July 10, 1946. He was survived by his wife, 4 sons, adopted daughter, brother (David), sister (Maria), 2 half-brothers (James Henry and Frank), 1 half-sister & 20 grandchildren.
Lula and Joe had a farm they rented from someone.

Notes for LULA TESSIE ORA HOWARD:
Her obituary was published in the April 12, 1953 edition of the Greenville News. She was survived by 4 sons and adopted daughter.

Children of JOSEPH BARNETTE and LULA HOWARD are:
6. i. REV. HOSEA GUY BARNETTE, b. Nov. 21, 1898; d. Feb. 7, 1987.
Hosea is buried at Graceland Cemetery, Greenville, SC.
ii. HUEY BARNETTE, b. Nov. 30, 1901, Greenville County, SC; d. Feb. 15, 1971, Greer, SC
m. CLARA BELLE MASON; b. Nov. 12, 1899; d. Oct. 4, 1976.
Both Huey and Clara are buried at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens (SC)
More About HUEY BARNETTE:
His obituary was published in the Feb. 16, 1971, Greenville News. He was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church
7. iii. JOSEPH HAROLD BARNETTE, b. abt. 1907; d. abt. 1978.
8. iv. EUGENE BARNETTE, b. Sept. 25, 1914, Greenville County, SC; d. Dec. 16, 1992, Greer, SC.
v. M.P. BARNETTE m. L.A. BATSON
9. vi. WALTER ELIJAH BARNETTE, b. Sept. 10, 1904; d. May 9, 1943, Taylors, SC.


3. MARIA BARNETTE (JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Oct. 20, 1874 in Greenville County, SC, and died Jan. 23, 1959 in San Souci, Greenville, SC. She married ROBERT ANDERSON HESTER. He was born Oct. 21, 1865, and died Sept. 30, 1916.

Maria was buried January 1959, Enoree Baptist Church Cemetery . Her obituary appeared in the January 24, 1959, Greenville News
Robert was buried at Locust Hill.

Children of MARIA BARNETTE and ROBERT HESTER are:
i. ROBERT L. HESTER, b. Aug. 30, 1902; d. Dec. 22, 1969, Greenville County, SC
m. LULA G. ?; b. May 30, 1907; d. Nov. 3, 1983.
Robert and Lula are both buried at Enoree Baptist Church Cemetery
ii. MOLLIE HESTER, b. Jan. 2, 1907; d. Sept. 14, 1998
m. FRED TAYLOR; b. Aug. 30, 1904; d. Oct. 1, 1962.
Mollie and Fred are both buried at Enoree Baptist Church Cemetery
iii. E. HESTER m. BLACK
iv. B. HESTER m. STYLES
v. J.M. HESTER.
vi. F. HESTER.
vii. D.C. HESTER.
viii. W.C. HESTER.
10. ix. ROY HESTER, b. April 17, 1916; d. Oct. 14, 1987.
x. TROY A. HESTER, b. April 17, 1916; d. April 17, 1916.
Troy is buried at Locust Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
xi. S.P. HESTER.

4. DAVID W. BARNETTE (JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Sept. 7, 1876 in Locust Hill, and died Jan. 9, 1961. He married (1) SOPHIE HAWKINS, daughter of H. HAWKINS and JOSEPHINE POTTS. She was born Aug. 9, 1866 in Caesar's Head, SC, & died Sept. 14, 1964 in City View, Greenville, SC. He married (2) MOLLIE E. WILSON bef. 1906. She was born Jan. 8, 1884, and died Sept. 23, 1906.

More About DAVID W. BARNETTE:
David is buried at New Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Travelers Rest, SC. His obituary appeared in the Jan. 10, 1961, Greenville News. He was a carpenter.
Sophie is buried at Graceland Cemetery
Her obituary appeared in the Sept. 16, 1964, Greenville News.
Mollie is buried at New Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Travelers Rest, SC.

Children of DAVID BARNETTE and SOPHIE HAWKINS are:
i. H.B. BARNETTE.
ii. R.B. BARNETTE.
iii. R. BARNETTE.

Child of DAVID BARNETTE and MOLLIE WILSON is:
iv. E. BARNETTE, d. aft. 1964; m. unknown SIMPSON.


5. JAMES HENRY "JIM" BARNETTE (JAMES S. "JIM") was born Sept. 28, 1891, and died May 21, 1977. He married (1) ELIZA MCCAULEY, daughter of ROBERT MCCAULEY and CARRIE TAPP. She was born April 27, 1889, and died April 8, 1941. He married (2) MAMIE ? aft. 1941.

James is buried at Cleveland Baptist Church Cemetery. His obituary appeared in the May 22, 1977, Greenville News.
Eliza is buried at Cleveland Baptist Church Cemetery. Her obituary appeared in the April 9, 1941, Greenville News

Children of JAMES BARNETTE and MAMIE ? are:
i. R. BARNETTE m. C.W. WILLIAMS.
ii. P. BARNETTE m. JONES.
iii. L. BARNETTE m. FREEMAN.
iv. C.J. BARNETTE.
v. DAVID W. BARNETTE, d. aft. 1977.
vi. SWAIM BARNETTE, b. Sept. 15, 1931; d. Jan. 24, 1999.
Swaim was buried at Cleveland Baptist Church Cemetery
vii. J. BARNETTE.

Generation No. 3

6. REV. HOSEA GUY BARNETTE (JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE", JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Nov. 21, 1898, and died Feb. 7, 1987. He married ETHEL INEZ WALDROP. She was born Jan. 22, 1905.

Children of HOSEA BARNETTE and ETHEL WALDROP are:
i. G.W. BARNETTE m. S.A. RAINES.
ii. E.I. BARNETTE m. H.M. EGGERS.


7. JOSEPH HAROLD BARNETTE (JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE", JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born abt. 1907, and died abt. 1978. Joseph married SALLIE BARBARE.

Children of JOSEPH BARNETTE and SALLIE are:
11. i. M.L. BARNETTE.
12. ii. M.A. BARNETTE.
iii. J.K. BARNETTE m. C. CROMER.
13. iv. JOSEPH HAROLD BARNETTE, JR., b. Jan. 24, 1928; d. Jan. 20, 1990.


8. EUGENE BARNETTE (JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE" BARNETTE, JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Sept. 25, 1914 in Greenville County, SC, and died Dec. 16, 1992 in Greer, SC. He married JUNIE ETTA "BILL" OWENS Feb. 7, 1934 in Greenville County, SC Courthouse, daughter of PERRY OWENS and EMMY FARROW. She was born Sept. 10, 1914 in Greer, SC, and died Dec. 22, 1979 in Allen Bennett Hospital, Greer, SC.

Eugene and "Bill" are both buried at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Greer, SC

Children of EUGENE BARNETTE and JUNIE OWENS are:
14. i. M.E. BARNETTE m. E. DACUS.
15. ii. T.E. BARNETTE.
16. iii. J.E. BARNETTE.
17. iv. J.L. BARNETTE m. J.E. PRINCE.
18. v. D.L. BARNETTE m. P. MILLER.


9. WALTER ELIJAH BARNETTE (JOSEPH ELIJAH "JOE", JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born Sept. 10, 1904, and died May 9, 1943 in Taylors, SC. He married CALLIE LEE WILLIAMS. She was born Jan. 7, 1908, and died Nov. 21, 1998.

More About WALTER ELIJAH BARNETTE:
Having been ill for 11 weeks, he died at age 38. His obituary appeared in the May 11, 1943, Greenville News

Walter and Callie are both buried at Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, SC

Children of WALTER BARNETTE and CALLIE WILLIAMS are:
19. i. HOMER LEE BARNETTE, b. Nov. 8, 1927; d. March 10, 1991, Allen Bennett Hospital, Greer, SC.
ii. THERON BARNETTE, b. March 17, 1930; d. March 18, 1930, near Gilreath Mill, Greer, SC. Theron is buried at Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery, SC
iii. G. BARNETTE.
20. iv. KATHERINE BARNETTE, b. abt. 1934; d. May 6, 1996, Greenville Memorial Hospital, Greenville, SC.
v. HERMAN E. BARNETTE, d. aft. 1943.
vi. CLYDE BARNETTE, b. March 04, 1931; d. March 28, 1989; m. AGNES ?; b. Dec. 4, 1935; d. March 6, 1997.
Clyde and Agnes are both buried at Barton Chapel Memorial, Highway 101, Greer
vii. B.J. BARNETTE.
viii. J. BARNETTE.
ix. L.M. BARNETTE m. J.B. GRIFFIN.
x. G. BARNETTE m. A.J. PAINTER.
xi. M. BARNETTE m. L.E. CAMPBELL.
xii. R.A. BARNETTE m. WOOTEN.


10. ROY HESTER (MARIA BARNETTE, JAMES S. "JIM" BARNETTE) was born April 17, 1916, and died Oct. 14, 1987. He married CORA M. ?. She was born Oct. 14, 1916.
Roy and Cora are both buried at Enoree Baptist Church Cemetery.

In 1959, Roy was pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church, near Marietta, SC

Child of ROY HESTER and CORA ? is:
i. BOBBY HESTER, d. May 27, 1952. Bobby is buried at Enoree Baptist Church Cemetery

BARNETTE notes

The following notes are taken from The History of Spartanburg, By J.B.O. Landrum:
Page 24
"The June term of court, 1786, was held at John Wood's place and was presided over by Baylis Earle . . . . The following were petit jurors for the term, viz.: Joseph BARNETT, Landon FARROW . . . ."
Pages 54-55
The Constitution of the Philanthropic Society was signed on April 24 1797. These men were listed among the signers:
Sam'l FARROW, Burrell BOBO, Wm. FARROW, Samuel MORROW, John BARNETT
Page 87
History of the South Carolina Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Blind
Javan BARNETT attended this academy.
Pages 371-372
The Lipscomb Family
"Of the four sons, Edward LIPSCOMB, Esq., had eleven children, as follows: Nazareth, who married Rev. M.C. Barnett . . . ."
Page 632
History of Bethlehem Church
"The church is located on a high ridge near the historic Blackstock road, eight miles west of Spartanburg City." "During an intervening space of about ten years between his first and second pastorate here the church was ably supplied by Rev. Micajah C. BARNETT."
Pages 654-655
"FIRST CENSUS
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR,
CENSUS OFFICE,
WASHINGTON, MARCH 28, 1892
"Sir: - I hand you herewith a list containing the names of heads of families as shown by the original census returns of the first census, taken under the direction of the United States Marshal, by Daniel WRIGHT, Assistant to the Marshal, and returned to him on April 15, 1791. The population at that time was reported at 8,800. The charge for this list is $6,000."
Very respectfully,
J.H. WARDLE,
Acting Chief Clerk.
Dr. J.B.O. LANDRUM, Landrum, Spartan County, S.C.
One Inclosure."
Thos. STONE, Chas. BARNET (Page 657)
John BARNET (Page 658)
James BARNET, James BARNET (Page 660)
Sarah BARNET, Edward BARNET (Page 661)
Thomas BARNET, Jariel BARNET, John BARNET (Page 663)
John BARNETT (Page 664)
Page 664
"List of names of soldiers from Spartanburg County who were enlisted in the Confederate States including those enlisted in the South Carolina State Militia, State Reserves and Cadet Corps during 1861-1865."
3d Regiment, S.C.V., Company K
Private W.H. BARNETT killed in battle near Petersburg. (Page 669)
13th Regiment, S.C.V., Company F
Private W.P. BARNETT wounded at Ox Hill, VA (Pages 684-685)
13th Regiment, S.C.V., Company I
Corporals: J.M. BARNETT, M.C. BARNETT (Page 686)
Privates: T.R. BARNETT, W.H. BARNETT (Page 687)
22d Regiment, S.C.V. Company B
Privates: Jos. BARNETT died in army, Wm. BARNETT (Page 692)
1st Regiment of Calvery, S.C.V., Col. John L. BLACK commanding.
Company B
Private W.H. BARNETT wounded at Gettysburg (Page 715)
5th Regiment, S.C.V. State Troops, Col. J.H. WILLIAMS commanding.
Company E
Corporal Pat FARROW; Privates: Javan BARNETT, J.D. BURNETT (Page 720)
1st Battalion of State Troops. Major Joel BALLENGER commanding.
Company A
Privates: J.L. BARNETT, J.B. BARNETT (Page 721)