Samuel L. Barney

6 August 1829–16 April 1910 (Age 80)
Lake, Ohio, United States

The Life 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 "Patty" 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 in 1880. He died on 16 April 1910, in Marquette, Michigan, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Marquette, Marquette, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

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

Spouse and Children

7 July 1850
Lake, Wood, Ohio, United States


    Estella Barney


    Albert Barney


    Emma R Barney


    Frank C Barney


    Don F. Barney


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



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

Irish: Bârr, head, and neać, an individual, meaning a leader. Perhaps the name is the equivalent of bairneać, a limpet (a mollusk) found on tops (bârr) of rocks when the tide has ebbed.

Sources (3)

  • Lucius S Barney, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel L Barney, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Samuel Barney, "United States Census, 1870"

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