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Description: Death of Colonel Sydney M. BarnesDate: June 28 1890
Newspaper published in: Grenada, MS
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 5
Death of Colonel Sidney M. Barnes
Colonel Sidney M. Barnes died recently in Carthage, Mo., aged seventy years.
[He was born in Estil County, Ky., was a lawyer by profession; commanded the Eighth Kentucky Union regiment during the war and participated in many of the battles of the Army of the Cumberland; in 1868 was the Republican nominee for Governor of Kentucky, afterwards a prominent lawyer of Little Rock, Ark., and in 1877 United States attorney for the Territory of New Mexico. At the close of his term he moved to Carthage.]