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John Isaac Barnes (abt. 1799 - bef. 1880)

John Isaac Barnes
Born about in Wilkes County, North Carolinamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 23 Jul 1827 in Wilkes County, North Carolinamap
Descendants descendants
Died before in Wilkes County, North Carolinamap
Profile last modified | Created 25 Jul 2015
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  • The minutes of Zion Hill Baptist in Boomer Township, Wilkes County indicate that a John Barns was received in 1827 and later became a member. The church had a number of "negro" members. [1]


See also:

  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 July 2015), John Barnes, Wilkes county, Wilkes, North Carolina, United States; citing family 1781, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 July 2015), J Barnes, North Carolina, United States; citing p. 5, family 38, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,664.
  • "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 ," database with images, FamilySearch( : accessed 5 August 2015), Isaac Barnes and Elizabeth Barnes, 23 Jul 1827; citing Wilkes, North Carolina, United States, county courthouses, North Carolina; FHL microfilm 546,476
  • Created from the will of father, Brinsley Barnes. "Alexander County, North Carolina, Will Abstracts, 1847-1910". Compilers: Grace Turner and Miles Philbeck, 1984.

also on 1850 census

Samuel Shephard M 21 North Carolina Shepherd occupation is listed as farmer. He later married John's daughter Saphrona "Fronie".

  • Head of household in the 1870 census. Did not appear in the Census of 1880, apparently died between those dates.
  • DNA reveals that Barnes-7630 is not the son of Barnes-1230

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Also 1850 census shows him born in 1799
posted by Vincent Piazza
The 1870 census shows him born 1799/1800, but census information is often incorrect
posted by Vincent Piazza

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