John Walton Barker1,2,3

ID# 64, (1793 - 1867)
  • Born: 19 Aug 1793 in Virginia.2,5
  • Married First: Mary Minor Meriwether 21 Aug 1814 in Virginia.4,6,1,3,7
  • Married Second: Ellen Morris aft 1865.1
  • Died: 16 Jan 1867 in Montgomery Co., Tennessee.5,2
  • Buried: in Barker Family Cemetery, "Coverlands", Montgomery Co., Tennessee.2,5

Children with Ellen Morris:

  • Molly Barker1
  • Louisa McIntire Barker1
  • Hattie Barker1
  • Ellen Barker1

Children with Mary Minor Meriwether:


  1. "Descendants of John Walton Barker and His First Wife Mary Meriwether", Typescript of Pencil Notes of Mary L. Cloud, August 1935. Currently held by Nancy Fenker Reigel, Boone, North Carolina.
  2. "Cloverlands", Montgomery Co., Tennessee. Barker family cemetery. John Walton Barker tombstone.
  3. W P Anderson, The Early Descendants of Wm. Overton & Elizabeth Waters of Virginia, and Allied Families. N.p.:, 1938.
  4. Deborah Anne Cobb Freeman. Family file "David and Deborah.GED," 31 Jul 1998, by e-mail 31 Jul 1998.
  5. Eleanor Williams, Cabins to Castles: Clarksville, Tennessee. Jackson, Tennessee: The Guild Bindery Press, 1992.
  6. Minor Meriwether, Lineage of the Meriwethers and the Minors from Colonial Times. St. Louis: Nixon-Jones Printing Co., 1895.
  7. "Douglas - Meriwether Family", Family Tree. Currently held by Nancy Fenker Reigel, Boone, North Carolina.