Alfred Barnes (1902 - 1979)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Alfred Barnes’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Alfred so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Alfred’s biography.

Alfred Barnes Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Alfred Barnes and his immediate Barnes family. Add to Alfred Barnes's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Alfred.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Alfred Barnes? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Alfred finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Alfred attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Alfred did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Alfred Barnes is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Alfred's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Alfred's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Alfred a religious man? Add Alfred’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Alfred during various points of his life.

Timeline

1902 - In the year that Alfred Barnes was born, the world famous Italian tenor, Enrico Caruso, made the first gramophone recording by a popular singer. Accompanied by only a piano, his voice recordings became a big seller and did much to popularize the new-fangled gramophone. He had to sing into a metal "horn" that relayed his voice to a metal disc. And the songs had to be under 4 and a half minutes!

1920 - By the time he was 18 years old, the National Football League, first called the American Professional Football Association, was created. College football was more popular than pro football and rising player salaries were bankrupting league owners. In response, owners created the NFL, using the pro baseball association as a model. Eleven teams were formed: the Akron Pros, Canton Bulldogs, Cleveland Indians, Dayton Triangles, Decatur Staleys, Hammond Pros, Massillon Tigers, Muncie Flyers, Racine Cardinals, Rochester Jeffersons and Rock Island Independents.

1947 - At the age of 45 years old, Alfred was alive when on November 25th, the Hollywood "Black List" was created by the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC). Ten Hollywood writers and directors had refused to testify to the Committee regarding "Communists" or "Reds" in the movie industry. The next day, the blacklist was created and they were fired.

1966 - He was 64 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

1979 - In the year of Alfred Barnes's passing, on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

Alfred Barnes Family Tree

Who was Alfred’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Alfred’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Alfred's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Alfred Barnes
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Alfred's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Alfred Barnes is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Alfred Barnes passed away in August 1979 at 77 years old. No cause of death has been listed. He was born on January 29, 1902. We are unaware of information about Alfred's immediate family. We know that Alfred Barnes had been residing in Huron, Beadle County, South Dakota.

Memories

What do you remember about Alfred Barnes? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Alfred is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Alfred Barnes

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources