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Samuel Stebbins Barney, American judge. member 54th to 57th Congresses (1895-1903), 5th Wis.

Background

Barney, Samuel Stebbins was born on January 31, 1846 in Hartford, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John and Adalina (Knox) Barney.

Education

Educated Lombard U., Illinois. Taught high school, Hartford, 1867-1870. Admitted to bar, 1873.

Career

In practice at West Bend, 1873-1906. Superintendent schools, Washington Company, Wisconsin, 1876-1880. Republican candidate for 49th Congress, 1884.

Delegate Republican National Convention, 1884. Member 54th to 57th Congresses (1895-1903), 5th Wisconsin District. The American Association For Justice United States Court of Claims, since 1906.

Home: West Bend, Wis.

Membership

Member 54th to 57th Congresses (1895-1903), 5th Wis.

Connections

Married Ellen S. McHenry, May 18, 1876 (died 1901).

father:
John Barney

mother:
Adalina (Knox) Barney

spouse:
Ellen S. McHenry