Excerpt from the 1895 Biography of W.A. Coleman of Carroll co., GA.
"His maternal grandparents, James and Sarah (McKenzie) Barnes, were among the early settlers of Lincoln county, Ga."
Researching James P. Barnes in Lincoln county, Georgia before 1830.
US Census, 1820, Lincoln county, Georgia:
Partial list of selected persons in the 1820 Lincoln county, Georgia Census:
Barnes, Jas B.
Barnes, Jas P.
McKinny, John Sr
McKinny, John Jr.