Five yrs late, I can throw a little more into the mix. Laura Margaret Darlington, b. 1870, Des Moines co, Ia, dau of William Meredith and Rachel Belle Cox Darlington, md James Franklin Barton, o/a jan 1891, Clark co, Ia. She died Nov 30 1955, Leon, Clarke co, Ia. Bd Ottawa cem, Clarke co, Ia.
James Barton is my wifes line. He died Mar 1915, Trenton, Grundy co, Mo., bd Ottawa cem. Eight children.