My grandmother was a Carnes and I have a lot of Carnes info. I don't have J. Y.'s name either. His father was Rev. Joseph Abdel Carnes and his mother ws Fances "Fannie" Emmaline Sims, dau of Henry Sims and Mary Cartwright. Joseph Abdel was son of Jasper N. Carnes and Sarah Elizabeth "Betty" Corley. Jasper was son of Rev. William Redwine Carnes and his wife Elvira (Brewer).