Walter Nelson Barnes

M, #306, b. 1906
FatherSamuel Aarter Barnes b. 27 Dec 1869, d. 20 Dec 1940
MotherMary Jane Berry b. Dec 1869, d. 7 Oct 1921
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Kellie Sue Thompson
ChartsJames Jackson Barnes Descendants
William Berry Descendants
     Walter Nelson Barnes was born in 1906 at Arkansas. He was the son of Samuel Aarter Barnes and Mary Jane Berry.

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     Walter Nelson Barnes appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Stone County, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Samuel Aarter Barnes and Mary Jane Berry.
1910 United States Federal Census
about Samuel A Banes Name: Samuel A Banes
[Samuel Arter Barnes]
Age in 1910: 40
Estimated birth year: abt 1870
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
Spouse's name: Mary J Banes
Home in 1910: Farris, Stone, Arkansas
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Samuel A Banes 40
Mary J Banes 40
George Banes 18
Vada Banes 15
John Banes 12
Minnie Banes 10
Corbin Banes 8
Orvelle Banes 6
Walter Banes 4
Dollie Banes 1


Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Farris, Stone, Arkansas; Roll T624_64; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 1407.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA


Walter Nelson Barnes appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Stone, Arkansas in the household of his parents, Samuel Aarter Barnes and Mary Jane Barnes.
1920 United States Federal Census
about Sam A Barnes Name: Sam A Barnes
[Samuel Arter Barnes]
Home in 1920: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Age: 50
Estimated birth year: abt 1870
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Spouse's name: Jane Barnes
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Sam A Barnes 50
Jane Barnes 50
Corbin Barnes 17
Orvil Barnes 15
Walter Barnes 13
Arthur Barnes 8



Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas; Roll T625_82; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 148; Image: 1135.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
1920 United States Federal Census
about Sam A Barnes Name: Sam A Barnes
[Samuel Arter Barnes]
Home in 1920: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Age: 50
Estimated birth year: abt 1870
Birthplace: Arkansas
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
[Head]
Spouse's name: Jane Barnes
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Own
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Sam A Barnes 50
Jane Barnes 50
Corbin Barnes 17
Orvil Barnes 15
Walter Barnes 13
Arthur Barnes 8


Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas; Roll T625_82; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 148; Image: 1136.

Source Information:

Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).

Walter Nelson Barnes of Bakersfield, California was listed in Vada Barnes's obituary in October 1980 as a surviving brother.
Vada Lawrence Died October 20

Vada Lawrence, age 86, of Big Flat, died at Marion County Hospital October 20.

She was born at Alco May 26, 1894, a daughter of the late Sam and Janie Berry Barnes.

Survivors are three sons, Marvin of Marshall, Paul and James of Big Flat; four daughters, Mrs. Gertrude Sutterfield, Big Flat, Mrs. Ruth Treat, Lowell, Mrs. Lenora McGregory, Clarksville, Tennessee and Mrs. Robbie Lee, Centralia, Missouri; three brothers, Corbit Barnes, Mountain View, Walter Barnes, Bakersfield, California and Arthur Barnes, Bull Shoals; 22 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

Funeral was October 22 at the Big Flat Assembly of God Church, Rev. O'Neal Nessler officiating. Burial was in Freeman Cemetery under direction of North Arkansas Funeral Home of Marshall.

Pallbearers were Nobe Sutterfield, Otis Ferguson, Allen Wallace, J.C. Jones, Odell Morrow and Randolph Boyd.