Sam Barnes Family 1930 US Federal Census

By the 1930 census, Sam’s household in Locust Grove Township, Stone County, Arkansas includes his son Corbin and his wife Nora (Chadwick) Barnes and their child Melba.  Sam was married at 18 years old (To Mary Jane Berry).  Corbin was 27 and Nora was 17 when they were married which puts their marriage approximately 1.5 to 2 years prior (approx 1928).  Sam owns the family farm valued at $600.

Note:  Some researchers have mistakenly counted Nora as a daughter of Sam but she is in reality the daughter-in-law and wife of Corbin.

Name A Samuel Barnes
Birth Year abt 1870
Gender Male
Race White
Age in 1930 60
Birthplace Arkansas
Marital Status Married
Relation to Head of House Head
Home in 1930 Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas, USA
Map of Home Locust Grove, Stone, Arkansas
House Number 8
Dwelling Number 49
Family Number 51
Home Owned or Rented Owned
Home Value 600
Radio Set No
Lives on Farm Yes
Age at First Marriage 18
Attended School No
Able to Read and Write Yes
Father’s Birthplace Arkansas
Mother’s Birthplace Arkansas
Able to Speak English Yes
Occupation Farmer
Industry Farm
Class of Worker Working on own account
Employment Yes
Household Members
Name Age
A Samuel Barnes
Corbin Barnes
Nora Barnes
J Melba Barnes
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