Smith County, Texas

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DANIEL BARCROFT

By Andy Leath

Daniel Barcroft born 1812 TN died 1875 married Elizabeth Jane ___ born 1826 TN died 1887, both buried Starrville Cemetery, Starrville, TX. They were enumerated on the 1850 census of Upshur Co., TX. Smith County Federal Census Images - 1860 Starrville Beat Image 69b; 1870 Starrville Beat Image 0364b,

Elizabeth Jane Barcroft married 2nd 1876 Smith Co., TX, D. F. Slagle born 1854 NC, no children. Smith County Federal Census Images - 1880 Image 101-14

  • 1. Sarah Ann Barcroft “Sallie” born c1846 TX married James Fletcher Myrick born c1847 TX. Listed as a Physician on the 1850 Smith County Federal Census.They were living in Hill Co., TX, in 1887. His parents: Howell & Elizabeth Myrick. Smith County Federal Census Images - 1870 Starrville Beat, Image 0364b
  • 2. Mary Vera Barcroft born 1849 TX died 1908 married 1866 Smith Co., TX, Thomas L. Myrick born 1841 AL died 1906 Tyler, TX, both buried Union Chapel Cemetery, Smith Co., TX. He was a teacher, later a farmer near Garden Valley. His parents: Howell & Elizabeth Myrick. Smith County Federal Census Images - 1880 Image 99-35; 1900 Image 108- 12a
    • i. Thomas Arthur Myrick born 1869 TX living 1920 Birmingham, AL, married 1894 Smith Co., TX, Ida Carlton born 1870 TX died 1955, divorced. She married 2nd 1914 Smith Co., TX, H. K. Wilson. She is buried Whitehouse Cemetery, Whitehouse, TX. Her parents: Richard & Ann Carlton.
    • ii. Lula E. Myrick born 1875 TX died 1945 married 1891 Smith Co., TX, J. T. Calhoun born TX died before 1900. His parents: Thomas & Abigail Calhoun. She married 2nd 1900 Smith Co., TX, Robert D. Powell born 1855 AL died 1938, both buried Union Chapel Cemetery.
    • iii. Howell Myrick born 1877 TX died before 1906.
    • iv. Mamie V. Myrick born 1881 TX married 1900 Smith Co., TX, C. H. Johnson
    • v. James Franklin Myrick “Frank” born 1885 TX died 1955 buried Union Chapel Cemetery, married c1925 Mary Chloe __ born 1889 TX died 1960 buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Tyler, TX.
    • vi. Callie E. Myrick born 1887 TX
  • 3. Tryphemia S. Barcroft born c1851 TX married 1866 Smith Co., TX, Duncan McF. Neel born c1839 TN. Smith County Federal Census Images - 1870 Starrville Beat, Image 0375a. They were enumerated on the 1880 census of Van Zandt Co., TX. His parents: William & Mary Ann Neel.
  • 4. Edward L. Barcroft born c1855 TX married 1875 Smith Co., TX, Anna Alice Patterson born 1858 TX. They were living in Navarro Co., TX, in 1887. Her parents: John M. & Harriet E. (Caldwell) Patterson.

SOURCES

Smith County Deed Records 36:472, 56:502.

Cemetery Records of Smith County, Texas, Vol. 1 (Tyler, TX: East Texas Genealogical Society, 1981); Vol. 2 (1983); Vol. 5 (1987)

Marriage Records of Smith County, Texas 1846-1899 (Tyler, TX: East Texas Genealogical Society, 1979)

Marriage Records of Smith County, Texas, 1900-1926 (Tyler, TX: East Texas Genealogical Society, 1999)

Chronicles of Smith County, Texas, Vol. 23, No. 1 (Summer 1984), p. 12.

 

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