Date of Birth: 
c 1859
Date of Death: 
17 Sep 1942

It is not known where Samuel was born or the actual date.

He married Charlotte in 1882. Her maiden name, where born & actual date is also a mystery.

They had two children. Again little has been found about them. There is no history about the son John G including in the Electoral Rolls.

Samuel was shown as a labourer in Geraldine in 1880 & then a storeman in Christchurch in 1890.

Very soon after he is shown as a contractor in Ohau. In 1911 he is in Johnsonville as a labourer & from 1928 in Lower Hutt.

Relatives mentioned in profile: 
Samuel Barnes; Charlotte Barnes; John G Barnes; Ettie Louisa (Effie) Barnes; George Edward Park.