Samuel was sold south, along with the rest of the Garner family, following their recapture in January 1856. He appears on the 1870 Census in Madison Parish, Louisiana working as a farm laborer. In 1880, he and his family were living in Issaquena County, Mississippi.
Place of birth
Marriage: 28 Dec 1876; Madison Parish (La.)
Slaveholder(s): Gaines, Archibald K.
Louisiana, Compiled Marriage Index, 1718-1925