Barnes to Lancashire 2

Barnes from the Penzance Parish of Cornwall

Living in Lancashire

Barnes family page.

Barnes family Burnley1

Robert Barnes the father.  John Barnes, son of Robert, was a keen horseman and emigrated to USA to train racehorses. He died in California, USA.

britannia ropeworks-1

What is left of the Factory at Ramsbottom?

barnes robert paper1
robert barns 1914

Some of the Barnes family were rope-makers. Some moved from Penzance parish to Falmouth and then to Burnley (Lancashire), where they continued in their craft of rope manufacture.

Barnes 4 family tree - showing those members of the family who moved from Paul (Mousehole) Penzance to Falmouth to Burnley - can be viewed with Adobe Acrobat Reader:

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