Joshua Gibson Barnes was married too Minerva last name unknown. Joshua Gibson (J G) Barnes born 1830 in St. Francis co Arkansas he died Nov. 25, 1892 in Forestburg, Montague co Texas. the Barnes Family was first found in the us 1860 census for Montague co. their daughter Mary born June 12, 1847 in pike co Arkansas. She married William P. Holt in 1864 she was 17 years old. William was killed by Indians.THeir son was only 9 mos,old when his father was killed. It was five years before his mother Mary Elizabeth would remarry.Her Parents raised her son William. William Joshua Holt he lived with his grandparents untillhe was 15. He left home and would never return again until his grand mother died. Minerva was rej.when she filed for JG Widows Pension. William's real mother Mary Elizabeth died inOklahoma Cityin 1920 she was 71 years old.Joshua G. Barnes my great great g. grand father, Minerva g. g.g. grand mother, Mary Elizabeth gg grandmother. William Joshua Holt my great grand father.My name Wynona Kay Holt Wallace.