Barton, Francisco

From Helderberg Hilltowns of Albany County, NY


Francisco Barton was born in Wright, Schoharie Co., NY in 1842, a son of Martin and Nancy Barton [1]

Marriage & Children

In or about 1877, he married Mary Whitehead who was born at about 1857. [2]


Francisco was a farmer and according to the 1871-72 business directory was also the proprietor of a grist mill in Rensselaerville.

Military Service

Residence: Rensselaerville
Enlistment Date: 25 October 1862
Enlistment Place: Wright, Schoharie Co., NY
Enlistment Rank: Private
State Served: New York
Regiment: 177th Infantry
Company: Company A
Muster Out Date: 10 Sept 1863
Muster Out Place: Albany, NY
Additional Remarks: Enlisted at the age of 20 years to serve 9 months. Soldier applied for pension on February 9, 1886. His widow applied on February 23, 1912
Sources Used: 1865 census, Rensselaerville, Albany Co., NY; military databases, CW pension index; Annual Report of the Adjutant General of the State of New York, regimental rosters.


Francisco died on January 24, 1912.[3]


Additional Research Notes

Additional Media


  1. 1850 census, Wright, Schoharie Co., NY
  2. 1900 census, Nunda, Livingston Co., New York
  3. Civil War Pension Records @