Barrett, William

b. 1830, in Ireland; d. July 15, 1891, in Springfield, Illinois. Barrett came to Springfield in about 1856. In 1860, he lived in Sangamon County, Illinois, and he was married with two children. He made his living as a laborer and possessed personal property worth $30 and no real estate.
Illinois State Journal (Springfield, Illinois), July 16, 1891, p. 4; Sangamon County, Illinois, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860.