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Pvt Walter Barney
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1819
Fayette County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1917
Sevier County
Utah, USA

Son of Charles Barney and Mercy Yeoman

Married Caroline Haws, 5 May 1848, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah

Children: Walter Warden Barney & Maud M. Barney

Married Susanna Zabriskie, 1856, Provo, Utah, Utah

Children: 1) John Henry Barney, 20 Mar 1869-20 Oct 1943; 2) Polly Ann Barney, 18 Feb 1861-30 Jan 1900; 3)Charles Albert Barney, 19 Jan 1863-15 June 1947; 4)William Barney, Jan 1865-Jan 1865; 5)Rosetta Jane Barney, 30 Nov 1870-14 Mar 1936, 6) Mercy Minerva Barney, 7 Feb 1872-19 Sept 1949.

Walter Warren Barney along with several other members of a Hand Cart Trek to the SaltLake Valley, were camped along the trail when Brigam Young came into camp and ask the men if he would stay with the remaining Trekkers, would the men join the Mormon Battalion and go to California to help with the conflict with the Mexican Army. Bro. Barney along with several other men left their women and children under the guidence of Brigam Young and set out for California, but by the time they arrived in California they weren't needed.

‘Joined for Service and Enrolled at the General Rendezvous' July 16, 1846, at Council Bluffs, Iowa, and all were ‘Mustered into Service' at the same place on the same date.

WALTER BARNEY, Private. Sick. Mustered out with Company July 16, 1847, at Los Angeles, Cal.

* Mormon Battalion members

Family links: 
  Charles Barney (1783 - 1865)
  Mercy Yeoman Barney (1785 - 1825)
  Susanna Zabriskie Barney (1840 - 1895)
  Caroline Haws Barney (1825 - 1853)*
  Walter Warden Barney (1850 - 1926)*
  Charles Albert Barney (1863 - 1947)*
  Mercy Minerva Barney Beckstead (1872 - 1949)*
  Lewis Barney (1808 - 1894)*
  Henry Barney (1816 - 1887)*
  Walter Barney (1819 - 1917)
  Lucinda Barney Copeland (1830 - 1894)*
  Benjamin Franklin Barney (1832 - 1904)**
  Margaret Mary Barney Gilbert (1834 - 1915)**
  William Street Barney (1841 - 1875)**
  Sarah Jane Barney Black (1845 - 1934)**
*Calculated relationship
Monroe City Cemetery
Sevier County
Utah, USA
Maintained by: Schott Family
Originally Created by: Ann Tomerlin
Record added: Feb 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10451193
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It is in question rather Maud M Barney was a daughter of Walter and Caroline (Haws) Barney. It appears that this is an error.
- Sunflower Lady
 Added: Aug. 7, 2016
In memory of a Yeoman family member and Mexican. War veteran.
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 Added: May. 1, 2016

- In Loving Memory
 Added: Sep. 12, 2015
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