Samuel Barnes Family
Judge Samuel Wilson Barnes
Samuel Wilson Barnes was a native of
In 1837, Samuel and his wife Martha
moved to to Pulaski Co., (later became
Laclede Co.) Missouri.
Wilson was elected to be the County Court
1849 shortly after Laclede Co. formed. He served several terms.
Wilson served in the Civil War as a Union Private in
6th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry volunteers.
Two descendants of Samuel
Barnes have participated in a Y-DNA study. To view the results,
Samuel Claiborn and Mary Susanna
‘Mollie’ (Thomas) Barnes
They raised their family in
Samuel was the son of Judge Samuel
Wilson & Martha (Still) Barnes
Mary was the daughter of Alexander &
Elizabeth (Wood) Thomas