John Anderson BARNARD (1813-1904)
HOUSE, 39th General Assembly, 1875-77; representing Roane County; Republican. Born in Tennessee May 31, 1813; son of Jonathan and Sarah (JOLLY) BARNARD; exact place of birth and extent of schooling not stated. Married November 20, 1828, to Eliza CAMPBELL; children: Jonathan Robert Campbell, Seraphine, James, Alexander, Newton, Albert Carden, John Anderson, Jr., Samuel T., Eliza, and Almarinda. Engaged in farming at Barnardsville, Roane County. Died Jan. 3, 1904; buried in Shiloh Cemetery, Harriman, Roane County.
Sources: Rockwood Times, Jan. 30, 1908; Harriman Record, May 27, 1926; Prepared Roster, 39th General Assemby; Wells, History of Roane County, 135, 177.
From Biographical Directory, Tennessee General Assembly, 1796-1969, Roane County.