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Judge David Leonard Barnes
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1760
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 3, 1812
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

Son of David D Barnes (1731-1811) and Rachel (Leonard) Barnes (1727-1805).

His paternal grandmother was Zeruiah Eager Barnes.

Second husband of Joanna (Jenckes) Russell.

Children: included Frances L Barnes, Anna Eliza Barnes Pratt Burgess, George Leonard Barnes, Freelove Sophia Barnes Arnold, and Joanna Scott Barnes Richmond.

He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1780. He was a part in the very first United States Supreme Court decision in 1791, West v Barnes. He was later appointed by President Jefferson as judge of U.S. District Court for Rhode Island, and served from 1801 until his death in 1812.

Family links: 
  Joanna Jenckes Russell Barnes (1762 - 1835)*
  Freelove Sophia Barnes Arnold (1789 - 1824)*
  Ann Eliza Barnes Pratt Burgess (1795 - 1881)*
  George Leonard Barnes (1797 - 1869)*
*Calculated relationship
Swan Point Cemetery
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Maintained by: Kevin Avery
Originally Created by: Superkentman
Record added: Aug 25, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29295354
Judge David Leonard Barnes
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