George Thomas VARNER[1]

Male 1779 - 1861  (82 years)


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  • Name George Thomas VARNER 
    Born 1779  Georgia Or Tennessee Or Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1861  Miller County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I29466  Carney Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2016 

    Father Frederick VARNER,   b. 1760, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1826, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Family ID F536727708  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet Nancy OWENS,   b. Abt 1817, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1861, Miller Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married Abt 1832  Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas T. VARNER,   b. 1836, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. George Washington VARNER,   b. 1838, Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Edward D. "Ned" VARNER,   b. 20 Feb 1839, Pettis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1916, Pottsboro, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     4. Nancy Ann VARNER,   b. 27 Mar 1841, Sedalia, Pettis County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1934, Camden County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
     5. Elisabeth VARNER,   b. Nov 1842, Millar County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1929, Camden County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years)
     6. Samuel Philip VARNER,   b. 1846, Pettis, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896, Tuscumbia, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     7. Francis Marion VARNER,   b. 1848, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1890  (Age 42 years)
     8. Glenn VARNER,   b. 1852,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. John VARNER,   b. 1854, Tuscombia, Miller, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1929, Denison, Grayson, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     10. Cynthia VARNER,   b. 10 Feb 1856, Tuscumbia, Miller County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F7322  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Killed by Night Riders early in Civil War with his wife Harriet to secure horses for war.

      George is found in Franklin Missouri in 1819. George and a person named Owen placed an ad in the Columbia Missouri Intelligencer about a horse they had found in Rock Fork Township of Boone County.

      Record of owning land in 1834 South West of Sedalia. On 5/14/1835 George Varner was granted the patent for the following described property: "SW Quarter of the NW Quarter, Section 12 of Township 49, Range 14 West" This land was sold in 1853 and they came to Miller County, near Tuscumba.

      Need Proof of Name/Birthplace. 1880 Census with Nancy Ann says parents born in Tenessee - conflict in memory? Death Certificate filled out by Nancy Ann Varner son Otto, states her father was Thomas Varner. First two sons were Thomas and George... is father possibly Thomas George Varner or George Thomas Varner?

      Found in 1850 Census with Nancy as 8 year old child. Occupation - Farmer.
      Harriet, wife age 39; Thomas T. son age 14; George W. son age 12; Edward son age 10; Nancy age 8 - daughter; Elizabeth Daughter age 6; Samuel son age 4; Francis son age 2.

      Found again in 1860 Tuscumbia Census. Aged 78, with wife Harriet aged 49. Son George W. aged 23, son Samuel aged 15, Son Francis aged 12, son Glenn aged 8, son John aged 5 and Cynthia aged 3... WOW! What an active guy in bed right to the end at age 74 !!

      1850 United States Federal Census about George Varner
      Name:George Varner
      Age:64
      Estimated birth year:abt 1786
      Birth Place:Virginia
      Gender:Male
      Home in 1850 (City,County,State):District 68, Pettis, Missouri
      Family Number:551
      Household Members:
      NameAge
      George Varner64
      Hariet Varner33
      Thomas J Varner14
      Geo W Varner12
      Edward Varner10
      Nancy Varner8
      Elizabeth Varner6
      Samuel Varner4
      Francis M Varner2

      1860 United States Federal Census about George Varner
      Name:George Varner
      Age in 1860:78
      Birth Year:abt 1782
      Birthplace:Georgia
      Home in 1860:Jim Henry, Miller, Missouri
      Gender:Male
      Post Office:Tuscumbia
      Value of real estate:View image
      Household Members:
      NameAge
      George Varner78
      Harriett M Varner49
      George W Varner23
      Samuel Varner15
      Francis M Varner12
      Glenn Varner8
      John Varner5
      Cynthia Varner3

  • Sources 
    1. [SAuth] Jim Carney, compiled by James H Carney [(E-ADDRESS), & MAILING ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE], Minyama, Queensland 4575 AUSTRALIA.