Chaffin Barlow and Artilda 'Jane' Jacobs
Direct lineage of Roberta
Chaffin Barlow was born 1822 in Virginia, and
died 31 March 1865 in Casey Co Kentucky
He married Artilda 'Jane' Jacobs on 17 November 1843 in Smyth
Co Virginia. The daughter of Alpha/Alford Jacobs, and Jane
Faddis, she was born c1826 in North Carolina, and died 13 January
1890 in Casey Co Kentucky.
Barlow military records:
Barlow enlisted July 28 1862, Private, Teamster, Co M 8th KY
Cavalry, organized August 13, 1862 at Russellville, Kentucky,
mustered out on September 17, 1863 at Lebanon Kentucky.
Widow Matilda's pension application filed May 24, 1883, resident
Minor John Barlow's pension application no.
361961 filed October 15, 1892, resident Kentucky.
After Chaffin's death, Jane married 2nd to Allen
Johnson on 13 May 1868 in Casey Co Kentucky.
Chaffin and Jane had 9 known children:
||Rachel Barlow married John Wesley Atwood
||George W. Barlow, born 12 July 1845 in Lee Co Virginia,
and died 10 April 1927 in Turnerville, Lincoln Co Kentucky
||Robert Barlow 1849-1850
||Susan Barlow born 21 March 1854 Casey Co Kentucky
||Asa P. Barlow born 24 December 1856 Casey Co
He married Mary E. Lowry, on 10 March 1872 in Casey Co Kentucky
||Benjamin F. Barlow, born 12 August 1859 Casey
Co Kentucky, and died 1892
He married Rebecca Atwood on 07 August 1879 in Casey Co Kentucky
||Sarah Barlow born 11 August 1861 Casey Co Kentucky
She married Morgan Wilson
||Josephine Barlow born 18 September 1863 Casey
||John Bell Barlow born 25 February 1865 Casey
He married Bertha Burge 25 December 1888 Casey Co Kentucky
George Washington Barlow, son
of Chaffin and Artilda, was born 12 July 1845 in Lee Co Virginia,
and died 10 April 1927 in Turnerville, Lincoln Co Kentucky, burial
in Peavey Cemetery, Casey Co Kentucky.
He married Harriett Ann Rich on 12 July 1866 in Casey Co Kentucky.
The daughter of Thomas Rich and Anna Young, Harriett was born
15 October 1843 in Fentress Co Tennessee, and died 28 June 1912
in Liberty, Casey Co Kentucky.
Harriett Rich lines goes
into the Conrad "Coonrod" Pile/Pyle line
who is buried in the Wolf River Cemetery in Pall Mall,
Fentress Co Tennessee. There was a movie and of course books
done on Sgt. Alvin York which has a direct line to the same
Conrad "Coonrod" Pile/Pyle. Sgt. York is buried
in the same cemetery in Pall Mall, Tennessee.
Martin Alexander 'Alec / Elec' Barlow, son of George Washington
Barlow and Harriett Rich, was born 18 August 1869 in Celina,
Overton Co Tennessee, and died 20 October 1957 in Liberty, Casey
He married Nancy Coffman 31 August 1892 in Casey Co Kentucky.
The daughter of Thomas/Thompson Coffman and Mary Ann Wizer/Wiser,
she was born 20 February 1861 in Casey Co Kentucky, and died 03
June 1931 in Lebanon, Marion Co Kentucky.
buried in Tapscott Cemetery, Casey Co Kentucky.
Clara Renda Margaret Barlow, daughter of Martin Alexander
Barlow and Nancy Coffman, was born 25 December 1895 in Casey
Co Kentucky, and died 16 August 1961 in Liberty, Casey Co Kentucky.
She married Jason 'Jake' Taylor on 24 August 1913 in Casey Co
Kentucky. Jake, son of Charles Wesley Taylor and Rose Ella Lynn
was born 19 February 1896 in Martin's Creek, Casey Co Kentucky,
and died 16 August 1972 in Casey Co Kentucky.
Both are buried in Tapscott Cemetery, Casey Co Kentucky.
Ausbie Taylor, the 6th of 13 children, son
of Clara Barlow and Jason Taylor, was born 29 February 1924 in
Brush Creek, Casey Co Kentucky, and died 30 November 1997 in
Indianapolis, Marion Co Indiana, burial in Tapscott Cemetery,
Casey Co Kentucky with his parents.
He married Gracy Derringer, living.
Roberta Olina Taylor, the 2nd child of 10,
is the daughter of Ausbie Taylor and Gracy Derringer. She
is the mother of 4 children; 2 daughters, and 2 sons, and 7
Roberta has contributed many Kentucky and Indiana
documents to our website while searching for the parents of Chaffin
I believe she will be connected to the Joseph
Barlow and Sarah Robinson families of Smyth Co Virginia. If
anyone can help her shed light on her roots, she would love to
hear from you.