|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1826|
|Death: ||Apr. 4, 1896|
Moved to Carroll County GA in 1843, possibly from Coweta County GA. He married Martha Ann Fielder, date unknown. He was a noted Sacred Harp singing teacher in Georgia and was president of the Chattahoochee Singing Convention from its first session in 1852 to 1854 and served as its vice-president from 1866 to 1867. He wrote the tune "Arkansas" which was composed for the publication "The Organ" and was included in the 1870 revision of the "Sacred Harp" songbook.
Martha Ann Fielder Barnett (1841 - 1896)*
Pleasant View Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: William Bjornstad
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76929078
Joyce Ann Mize
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Thank you for your contributions to Sacred Harp music. May you rest in peace.|
Added: Sep. 22, 2011