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Samson Barnett of 23 Forston Street, Hoxton, London N.
1808 Born in Marylebone
1841 Machinist, living in London Within the Walls, with Elizabeth Barnett 25, Rosetta Barnett 8 Mo
1852 Patent to Samson Barnett, of 23, Forston-street, Hoxton, in the county of Middlesex, Engineer, for the invention of "improvements in helmets for divers."
1888 Died at the age of 82.