Ara R Barrett1

b. 24 October 1882, d. 1 May 1956
Last Edited=5 Oct 2013
Great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Ara R Barrett was born on 24 October 1882 at Lakewood, Lincoln County, New Mexico Territory.2,1,3 She was the daughter of Aaron Hezekiah Barrett and Elizabeth Lee.1

Ara R Barrett married Ulysses Seamore Canton on 28 May 1897.2,3

On 1 June 1900 Ara R Barrett was enumerated in the household of Ulysses Seamore Canton on the 1900 U. S. census for Logan Township, Beaver County, Oklahoma as Iris A Canton, Wife, Married for 1 years, born Oct 1881, 18 years old, birthplace of New Mexico, mother of 1 children 1 of which were still alive. Also enumerated in the household were Elgin Canton.3

On 5 May 1910 Ara R Barrett was enumerated in the household of Aaron Hezekiah Barrett on the 1910 U. S. census for Precinct 3 Vilas, Baca County, Colorado as Ara R Canton, 37 years old, Daughter, Married 1st for 10 years, gave birth to 2 children, number of children still living 1, birthplace of New Mexico, occupation of None. Could read. Could write. Father born in Georgia. Mother born in Missouri. Also enumerated in the household were Elizabeth Lee, Aaron Hezekiah Barrett, Claira E Barrett, Claude S Canton and Nellie Hall Dennis.1

Ara R Barrett married Harve Bewley on 15 March 1912.4

Ara R Barrett died on 1 May 1956 at Vilas, Baca County, Colorado, at age 73.2

Children of Ara R Barrett and Ulysses Seamore Canton

Child of Ara R Barrett and Harve Bewley


  1. 1910 U. S. census, Baca County, Colorado, Precinct 3 Vilas, Enumeration District 1, p. 5 A (written) p. 280 (stamped), dwelling 106, family 112, Aaron H Sr Barrett; digital image, ( : accessed 20 Sep 2009); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, Roll 112.
  2. Debkharris2, "Harris-Parker Family Tree," database on-line,, Public Member Trees ( accessed 05 Oct 2013), entry for Ara Rowena Barrett.
  3. Wisis? Canton household, 1900 U.S. census, Beaver County, Oklahoma, population schedule, Logan Township, enumeration district 2, supervisor's district N/A, page 5 (written) / 13 B (stamped), dwelling 103, family 105; Images Online: 1900 U.S. Census / Oklahoma Territory / Beaver / Unknown Townships / ED# 2 / Image 10 of 12, transcribed 10 May 2002.
  4. Debkharris2, "Harris-Parker Family Tree," Harve Bewley,.
  5. Debkharris2, "Harris-Parker Family Tree," Beryl E Bewley,.