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Rev Solomon Darius Barnes
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1846
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 1925
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA

Rev. Solomon Barnes was a well known Baptist Minister. He donated the land for the Little Rock Baptist Church and he was the first Minister there. He has been called "Old Sol" and "Uncle Sol" in articles in the Wilkes Journal newspaper, and by the poet laureate James Larkin Pearson. He traveled around as a circuit rider preaching his message. He was the pastor for several churches in Wilkes & Alexander Counties in NC.

FAG member Hugh Barnes furnished some the information on his ancestor Solomon. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Ferguson Barnes (1846 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  John Sylvanus Barnes (1870 - 1951)*
  William Virgil Barnes (1874 - 1938)*
  Saphronia Wilmoth Barnes Carlton (1879 - 1974)*
  Annie Carlton Barnes Overcash (1881 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Boomer
Wilkes County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Sherlock
Record added: Jul 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114195412
Rev Solomon Darius Barnes
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Rev Solomon Darius Barnes
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- Lanie
 Added: Jan. 5, 2017
https://competitivestrategies.us/rev-solomon-barnes-man-of-god/ for a detailed life history
- Skeeter48
 Added: Jul. 4, 2016
 
 
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