Sam Barnes 1940 US Federal Census

By the 1940 census, Sam is a widower living alone.  However, Corbin is living in the next home listed on the census.  Corbin is living with his wife Ethel and children Melba Gene and Ruby.

Note:  Ethel is not the same wife that Corbin had in the 1930 census.


Name: Sam Barnes
Respondent: Yes
Age: 70
Estimated birth year: abt 1870
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Map of Home in 1940: View Map
Farm: Yes
Inferred Residence in 1935: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
Residence in 1935: Same Place
Sheet Number: 2B
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 33
Father’s Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother’s Birthplace: Tennessee
House Owned or Rented: Owned
Value of Home or Monthly Rental if Rented: 300
Attended School or College: No
Highest Grade Completed: Elementary school, 6th grade
Weeks Worked in 1939: 20
Income: 0
Income Other Sources: Yes
Native Language: English
Veteran: No
Social Security Number: No
Usual Occupation: Unable To Work
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members:
Name Age
Sam Barnes 70

Source Citation Year: 1940; Census Place: Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas; Roll: T627_177; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 69-15 Source Information 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.