Samuel L Barney

Male6 August 1829–16 April 1910

Brief Life History of Samuel L

When Samuel L Barney was born on 6 August 1829, in Lake, Ohio, United States, his father, Arial Norton Barney, was 20 and his mother, Martha Case, was 22. He married Anna Eliza Calwell on 7 July 1850, in Lake, Wood, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States for about 20 years. He died on 16 April 1910, in Marquette, Michigan, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Park Cemetery, Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States.

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Samuel L Barney
Anna Eliza Calwell
Marriage: 7 July 1850
Estella Barney
Albert Barney
Emma R Barney
Frank C Barney
Donald F Barney
Charity Ogden Barney
Florence Amelia Barney

Sources (27)

  • Lucius S Barney, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sam'L S Barney, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Samuel L. Barney, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 July 1850Lake, Wood, Ohio, United States
  • Children (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 1

    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

    Age 7

    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

    1854 · Creation of the Republican Party

    Age 25

    A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Barney in Norfolk, which is probably named with an Old English personal name Bera (with genitive -n) + Old English ēg ‘island, dry ground in a marsh’.

    English: from the personal name Barney, a pet form of Bernard .

    Scottish: possibly from the Old Norse personal name Bjarni (from bjǫrn ‘bear’).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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