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Bartholomew Heifner was born 1808 in ,,Kentucky. He married Mary (Polly) Hackensmith Bef. 1829.
Notes for Bartholomew Heifner:
Source: Moberly Public Library, History of Randolph County Page 601, 602
Bartholomew came from Ky to MO in 1834 (John was seven)
Additional Source: Family History Library in Columbia has a record of a marriage between Bartholomew Heifner and Manerva Grisson and another record with Manerva's last name spelled "Giussom", both were in Randolph County and
June 7, 1853. (this has to be a second wife because Bartholomew's son John was born in 1829)