John BARRETT was born abt. 1817 in Stonesfield, Oxfordshire, England. He married Mary Ann KNIBBS bet. April and June, 1850 in St Lukes District, London, Middlesex, England. He died aft. 1881. Mary Ann KNIBBS, daughter of James KNIBBS and Sarah NEAL , was born bef. 18 July 1821 in Charlbury, Oxfordshire, England. She died bef. 1871.

Children of John BARRETT and Mary Ann KNIBBS are:
1. Sarah Ann BARRETT, b. abt. 1846
2. Ebeneezer Edward BARRETT, b. bet. April and June, 1855

Marriage Notes for John BARRETT\Mary Ann KNIBBS:

Notes for John BARRETT:

In 1851, not long after John married Mary Knibbs, he could be seen living in the village of Stonesfield, Woodstock, Oxfordshire at the home of his aging parents. Mary was living with her mother in Charlbury, Oxfordshire.
John Barrett head Mar 75 Pauper Oxon Stonesfield
Ann Barrett Wife Mar 69 Pauper Oxon Radford
John Barrett Son Mar 35 Ag Lab Oxon Stonesfield

At that time, Mary can be seen living at Charlbury with her mother and daughter Sarah Ann, then aged 5.
Sarah KNIBBS Head 64 Saddlers Widow Oxon, Charlbury
Mary Ann Barrett Dau 29 Milliner Oxon, Charlbury
Sarah Ann Barrett Gr Daughter 5 Oxon, Charlbury

In 1871, we see John living at Stonefield, Woodstock, Oxfordshire in the household of Martha Painting:
Martha Painting Head Wid 65 Pauper Oxon Stonefield
Emma Painting Daur UnM 20 Gloveress Oxon Stonefield
James Eli Painting Grandson 10 Scholar Oxon Stonesfield
John Barrett Lodger Wid 54 Agricultural Labourer Oxon Stonesfield

In 1881, John was living with a Joseph Barrett at High Street, Stonesfield, Oxfordshire:
Joseph Barrett Head Mar 50 Woodman Oxon Stonesfield
Sarah Jane Barrett Wife Mar 55 Gloveress Oxon Stonesfield
Joseph Barrett Son UnM 18 Farm Labourer Oxon Stonesfield
John Barrett Lodger Wid 64 Woodman Oxon Stonesfield

Sources for John BARRETT:

  1. 1851 British Census,
  2., England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1837-1983 
  3. 1881 British Census,
  4. 1851 Census for Devon, Warwickshire & Norfolk,
  5. 1871 British Census,

Notes for Mary Ann KNIBBS:

Sources for Mary Ann KNIBBS:

  1. Oxfordshire Parish Register - Charlbury,
  2. 1851 British Census, gave middle name 
  3. 1881 British Census, gave place name 

Notes for Sarah Ann BARRETT:

Sources for Sarah Ann BARRETT:

  1. 1851 British Census,

Notes for Ebeneezer Edward BARRETT:

In 1871, Ebeneezer was living with his uncle Henry and aunt Anne Knibbs at Thomas Street, Charlbury, Oxfordshire::
Henry Knibbs Head Mar 60 Sadler Oxon Charlbury
Anne Knibbs Wife Mar 62 Oxon Henley on Thames
Ebenezer E Marrolt Nephew Un 15 Apprentice Oxon Stonesfield

We can see Ebeneezer living with his aunt Ann Knibbs in 1881 at Market Street, Charlbury, Oxfordshire. Ebeneezer's mother Mary Knibbs was born in Charlbury. We suspect that she died prior to 1881.
Ann Knibbs Head W Female 73 Marlow Buckingham England Sadler
Ebeneezer E. Barrett Nephew U Male 26 Stonesfield Oxford England Journeyman Sadler

In q4/1886, Ebeneezer married Maria Frances Harrison at Oxford District, Oxfordshire

Ebeneezer was still living at Market Street, Charlbury in 1901:
Ebenezer E Barrett 45 Sadler Oxon Stonefield
Maria F Barrett Wife 51 Oxon Charlbury
Jessica E Smith Boarder UnM 27 Gloveress (Leather) Oxon Great Rollright

Sources for Ebeneezer Edward BARRETT:

  1. 1881 British Census,
  2. FreeBMD,
  3. GRO England & Wales,
  4. 1871 British Census,
  5. 1901 British Census,