Samuel Barrett

Photo added by Herbert Rickards

Samuel Barrett

  • Birth 28 Jan 1852 Chacewater, Cornwall Unitary Authority, Cornwall, England
  • Death 25 Aug 1877 Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada, USA
  • Burial Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada, USA
  • Plot Unknown-Grave lost
  • Memorial ID 8822043

Samuel Barrett
Was born in Cornwall England in 1851, he later married Miss Annie (Maiden name & date unknown) They immigrated to America in the early 1870's and settled in Virginia City Nevada were Samuel worked as a miner. Sam was killed in a mining accident in the Savage mine on Aug. 25th 1877 at age 26 and was laid to rest in the Virginia City Cemetery. Annie would follow him in 1885 The location of their graves have been lost over the passing years, so the attached photo of an Unknown VC grave might not be theirs, but then again maybe it is. Photo of Sam & Annie courtesy of the former VC Wild West museum.


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  • Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 24 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8822043
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Samuel Barrett (28 Jan 1852–25 Aug 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8822043, citing Silver Terrace Cemeteries, Virginia City, Storey County, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Herbert Rickards (contributor 10274696) .