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Some Descendants of Andrew Barbee

Third Generation


5. Andrew Barbee 1 (Thomas , Andrew ) was born about 1716 in , Stafford, VA. He died in 1795 in , Fauquier, VA.

Fauquier Co. VA, will book 2, Pgs 387-388. 28 Dec 1790, 28 Dec 1795:
"of Parish of Leeds" Date: 28 December 1790.
Son: Andrew Barbee - Lott of land whereon he now lives - Negro girl Hannah -
Negro child Peuler - one gun - after death of wife, 2 more Negroes.
Son: John - Negro girl Lisa - one cow & calf - after death of wife 2 more
Negroes.
Dau: Mary Foley - Negro boy Jesse - after death of wife, 2 more Negroes.
Dau: Elizabeth - Negro Girl Rose
Dau: Sarah Bradford - Negro girl Eve - one cow & calf - after death of wife,
2 more Negroes.
Wife: Jane Barbee - during her natural life the Lott of Land whereon I now live
- 12 Negroes.
Gr. son: Abijah Withers, son of my dau. Elizabeth - Negro Gr. son: Thomas Barbee, son of my son Joseph - Negro (which is in lieu of that
part of my Estate that I intended to give unto my said son Joseph). Children: Andrew, John, Mary, Sarah & my Grandson Andrew Russel Barbee, son of
my son Joseph - to share in remainder of estate after payment of
debts.
Exors: Sons: Andrew and John Barbee.
Signed: Andrew Barbey
Wit: B. Shackelford, Thos. Harris, Cristefore(X) Hych, Acquilla Davis Ret: 28 December 1795, by o. of Aquilla Davis and Thomas Harris. Andrew
and John Barbee obt. cert. of probate with Aquilla Davis and Thomas
Harris their securities in bond of $7,000.

Andrew married Jane (Delaney) (Barbee) Lacey 1 in 1749 in , Fauquier, VA. Jane died in 1803 in , Faquier Co., VA.

They had the following children:

+ 14 M i Joseph Barbee was born in 1750. He died before 1790.
+ 15 F ii Elizabeth W. (Withers) Barbee was born in 1752. She died after 1795.
+ 16 F iii Mary (Sears) Barbee was born in 1754. She died after 1795.
  17 F iv Sarah "Sallie" (Bradford) Barbee 1 was born in 1756 in , Fauquier, VA. She died after Sep 1838.

Sarah signed an affadavit on behalf of her brother, John, for a Rev. War Pension request in September 1838.
        Sarah married John Bradford on 14 Sep 1787.
+ 18 M v John B. Barbee was born about 1758. He died on 23 Sep 1835.
+ 19 M vi Andrew Barbee was born in 1759.
  20 F vii Jane (Pritchett) Barbee 1 was born in 1761 in , Fauquier, VA.
        Jane married Nathaniel Pritchett in 1781 in , Faquier, VA.

8. John Barbee 1 (Thomas , Andrew ) was born on 12 Nov 1724 in Stafford Co., Stafford, VA. He died on 20 Feb 1805 in Mercer Co., Mercer, KY.

John was Captain in Rev War. Possible date of death is 1801 or 1805. Stories of John's descndants in Kentucky are recounted in "Early Days in Danville", Fackler, Calvin M., 1941, Standard Printing Co., Louisville, Ky.

John married (1) Elizabeth Welch in 1751 in Culpeper Co., VA. Elizabeth died on 25 Aug 1763.

They had the following children:

  21 M i Thomas Barbee was born on 29 Nov 1752 in Culpeper Co., VA. He died in 1799.

He was General in Rev War, member of KY Legislature in 1795, had 4 land grants totaling 4350 acres. Will written 7 Feb 1798 & names 4 brothers and a Mildred Fields.

From Bronaugh History -- Thomas Barbee, the oldest son of John Barbee, Sr., was born in Culpeper County, VA. He served in the Rev War, throughout the entire war where he was Captain. At the close of the war he went to Kentucky where he soon became engaged in many Indian campaigns of that state. In the battle of the Maumee in 1794 he was Brigadier General of the Kentucky Volunteers under General Anthony Wayne.
The following excerpt from an account of this battle is interesting: "All the historians agree that the defeat of General St. Clair in 1791 by the Indians of the Northwest territory was the most disastrous ever sustained by the American Army in its battles with the Indians. On the other hand, this defeat was retrieved by a most complete and decisive victory in a vast powerful horde at the Rapids of the Maumee in 1794...
Wayne's legion was on the right, its flank covered by the Maumee, one brigade of mounted volunteers was on the left under Brig. Gen Todd, the other was in the rear under Brig. Gen. Barbee"
Early in life General Barbee had married a Miss slaughter of Culpeper County, Virginia, and after her death he married her cousin, Lucy Slaughter, daughter of Col. John Slaughter of Culpeper County. She died about 1791. They had no children. Thomas Barbee did not live long after the Indian troubles were somewhat settled for he died Feb 22, 1797. He left his estate which was quite large to his brother, Joshua, with whom he had been associated in business. His home and farm was at what is now the edge of Danville, a beautiful estate, the house of stone which was enlarged by Col. Joshua Barbee.
        Thomas married (1) Alice Slaughter.
        Thomas married (2) Lucy Slaughter. Lucy died in 1791.
+ 22 M ii John Barbee was born on 5 May 1754. He died on 21 Aug 1824.
  23 M iii Daniel Barbee was born on 30 Jul 1757. He died on 28 Jun 1834.

Daniel died leaving no heirs.

From Bronaugh History -- Daniel served several years in the Rev War and emigrated to Kentucy about the same time his family came or perhaps even earlier with one of his brothers.
He was married in the state of New York and after coming to Kentucky he commanded a company on Wayne's campaign and another on Wilkinson's in the Indian Wars.
He acted as postmaster for many years in Danville, KY., up until almost the time of his death in 1834. He left no children.
        Daniel married ? Rooney.
+ 24 M iv William Barbee was born on 14 Sep 1759. He died in 1813.
+ 25 M v Joshua Barbee was born on 13 Aug 1761. He died on 6 Oct 1839.
+ 26 M vi Elias Barbee was born on 14 Jun 1763. He died on 6 Oct 1847.

John married (2) Phyliss Duncan in 1764. Phyliss died on 16 Mar 1826.

They had the following children:

  27 F vii Rosa Barbee was born on 20 Aug 1765 in Culpeper Co., VA. She died in 1788 in VA.
        Rosa married Enoch Bradford in 1787 in Scott Co., KY.
+ 28 M viii Andrew Barbee was born on 15 Mar 1767. He died in 1813.
  29 F ix Susannah Barbee was born on 18 Mar 1769 in Culpeper Co., VA.
        Susannah married William Purnall in 1784 in KY.
+ 30 F x Eleanor Smith Barbee was born on 22 Jan 1771.
  31 F xi Ann Barbee was born on 1 Jul 1773.
+ 32 M xii Ezekiel Barbee was born on 4 Nov 1774. He died in 1820.
  33 F xiii Lydia Barbee was born on 4 Mar 1777 in Culpeper Co., VA.
  34 F xiv Betsey Barbee was born on 18 Dec 1779 in Culpeper Co., VA.

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