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Thomas W. Goodson

Thomas W. Goodson

Male 1846 - 1927  (81 years)

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  1. 1.  Thomas W. GoodsonThomas W. Goodson was born on 26 May 1846 in Crawford, Indiana (son of George Goodson and Jane Martin); died on 5 Nov 1927 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.

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    NAME: Thomas W Goodson AGE IN 1860: 12 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1848 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1860: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana GENDER: Male POST OFFICE: Fredonia HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE George Goodson 61 Jane Goodson 56 Clara Goodson 19 Catharine Goodson 15 Edward Goodson 13 Thomas W Goodson 12 Nancy Goodson 10 Mary E Goldman 2

    NAME: Thomas W Goodson RESIDENCE: Indiana ENLISTMENT DATE: 17 Feb 1864 RANK AT ENLISTMENT: Private STATE SERVED: Indiana SURVIVED THE WAR?: Yes SERVICE RECORD: Enlisted in Company K, Indiana 38th Infantry Regiment on 17 Feb 1864.Mustered out on 15 Jul 1865 at Louisville, KY. SOURCES: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana

    Name: Jane Sturgeon Spouse Name: Thomas Goodson Marriage Date: 20 Sep 1866 Marriage County: Crawford

    NAME: Thomas Goodson AGE IN 1870: 21 BIRTH YEAR: abt 1849 BIRTHPLACE: Indiana HOME IN 1870: Jennings, Crawford, Indiana RACE: White GENDER: Male POST OFFICE: Leavenworth HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS: NAME AGE James Goodson 53 Margaret Goodson 55 Thomas Goodson 21 Margaret E Goodson 19 Celesta Goodson 16 Celecta Goodson 11

    1880 United States Federal Census Name: Thomas W. Goodson Home in 1880: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Age: 32 Estimated birth year: abt 1848 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of Household: Son Father's Name: George Father's birthplace: Kentucky Mother's birthplace: Kentucky Occupation: Works On Farm Marital Status: Single Race: White Gender: Male George Goodson 79 Nancy C. Goodson 26 Thomas W. Goodson 32 William L. Goodson 14 Delana Froman 13

    1910 United States Federal Census Name: Thomas W Goodson Age in 1910: 62 Estimated birth year: abt 1848 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of House: Head Father's Birth Place: Tennessee Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee Spouse's name: Nettie Home in 1910: Union, Crawford, Indiana Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Male Thomas W Goodson 62 Nettie Goodson 40 Raymond F Goodson 16 Selva A Goodson 13 Lucy G Goodson 10 Eve E Goodson 3

    1920 United States Federal Census Name: Thomas W Goodson Home in 1920: Union, Crawford, Indiana Age: 72 Estimated birth year: abt 1848 Birthplace: Indiana Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)[Head] Spouse's name: Nettie Father's Birth Place: Tennessee Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee Marital Status: Married Race: White Sex: Male Home owned: Own Able to read: Yes Able to Write: Yes Thomas W Goodson 72 Nettie Goodson 50

    Co. K., 38th Ind Volunteers

    Thomas W Goodson was the son of George W. Goodson and Jane Martin. He married Jane Sturgeon on Sept 20, 1866 in Crawford county. Jane died a few years after and he married Genattie "Nettie" Roberson on July 28, 1887 in Crawford county.

    Children of Thomas W Goodson and Nettie Roberson were as follows: Rufus W. Goodson, born 1888; Raymond Goodson, born 1892; Sylvia Goodson, born 1896; Lucy G. Goodson, born 1899, Frederick b 1902; and Erin E. Goodson, born abt 1907.

    Obituary from the Crawford County Democrat Thursday November 10, 1927: Aged Veteran Dies: Grantsburg---Thomas Goodson, 81 years old, a soldier of the Civil War, died at his home here Saturday after two weeks of illness. The funeral was held at the home by Leonard Cummins of English. Burial was in the Grantsburg cemetery.

    Mr. Goodson was born in 1846. He enlisted in the Union army January 13, 1865 at Louisville and was honorably discharged July 15, 1863 at Louisville. Shortly after the war he married Miss Jane Sturgeon, who died soon afterward. In 1887 he married Miss Nettie Roberson who survives. Besides the widow, six children survive, Rufus W. Goodson of Iowa; Raymond F. Goodson of New Albany; Mrs. Sylvia Brown, Ernest Goodson of Grantsburg; Mrs. Lucy Peterson of English; and Mrs. Erin Edith Stiles, of Logansport. Two children died in infancy.

    Thomas married Jane Sturgeon on 20 Sep 1866 in Crawford, Indiana. Jane was born about 1846 in Indiana; died on 21 Jan 1869 in Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. William L. Goodson was born about 1866 in Indiana; died in in Indiana.
    2. Delana Goodson was born in 1867 in Indiana.

    Thomas married Genattie Roberson in 1887 in Crawford, Indiana. Genattie (daughter of John Murray Roberson and Sarah Maranda Goldman) was born on 4 Jan 1870 in Indiana; died on 1 Aug 1957 in Tippecanoe, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Rufus Wilfred Goodson was born on 27 Apr 1888; died on 21 Sep 1950.
    2. Raymond Franklin Goodson was born on 11 Nov 1893 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 19 Sep 1953 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    3. Sylvia Ann Goodson was born in 1896 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 19 Dec 1954 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    4. Lucy C. Goodson was born in 1899 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 5 Jan 1994 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in English Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    5. Frederick G. Goodson was born on 8 Jan 1902 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 17 Feb 1903 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    6. Eve E. Goodson was born on 2 Jan 1907 in Indiana; died on 13 Jun 1989.
    7. Richard Ernest Goodson was born on 25 Jun 1911 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 11 Feb 1992.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  George Goodson was born in 1801 in Tennesse; died in 1885 in Indiana.

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    1850 United States Federal Census Name: George Goodson Age: 45 Estimated birth year: abt 1805 Birth Place: Tennessee Gender: Male Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Family Number: 902 George Goodson 45 Jane Goodson 43 Sarah Jane Goodson 18 July An Goodson 16 George W Goodson 14 John Goodson 12 Cleracy Goodson 10 Catharine Goodson 6 Edward Goodson 4 Thomas Goodson 2

    1860 United States Federal Census Name: George Goodson Age in 1860: 61 Birth Year: abt 1799 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1860: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Gender: Male Post Office: Fredonia George Goodson 61 Jane Goodson 56 Clara Goodson 19 Catharine Goodson 15 Edward Goodson 13 Thomas W Goodson 12 Nancy Goodson 10 Mary E Goldman 2

    1870 United States Federal Census Name: George Goodson Birth Year: abt 1801 Age in 1870: 69 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1870: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Fredonia George Goodson 69 Jane Goodson 64 Nancy Goodson 18

    1880 United States Federal Census Name: George Goodson Home in 1880: Ohio, Crawford, Indiana Age: 79 Estimated birth year: abt 1801 Birthplace: Kentucky Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head) Father's birthplace: Virginia Mother's birthplace: Virginia Occupation: Farmer Marital Status: Widower Race: White Gender: Male George Goodson 79 Nancy C. Goodson 26 Thomas W. Goodson 32 William L. Goodson 14 Delana Froman 13

    George married Jane Martin on 11 Oct 1823 in Indiana. Jane was born in 1807 in Kentucky; died in 1880 in Indiana. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Jane Martin was born in 1807 in Kentucky; died in 1880 in Indiana.

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    1850 United States Federal Census Name: Jane Goodson Age: 43 Estimated birth year: abt 1807 Birth Place: Kentucky Gender: Female Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Ohio, Crawford, Indiana George Goodson 45 Jane Goodson 43 Sarah Jane Goodson 18 July An Goodson 16 George W Goodson 14 John Goodson 12 Cleracy Goodson 10 Catharine Goodson 6 Edward Goodson 4 Thomas Goodson 2

    Children:
    1. Sarah Jane Goodson was born about 1832 in Crawford, Indiana.
    2. Julia Ann Goodson was born on 27 Dec 1834 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 1 Apr 1878 in Crawford, Indiana.
    3. George W. Goodson was born about 1836 in Crawford, Indiana.
    4. John Goodson was born about 1838 in Crawford, Indiana.
    5. Martha Catherine Goodson was born about 1844 in Crawford, Indiana.
    6. Edward Goodson was born about 1845 in Crawford, Indiana.
    7. 1. Thomas W. Goodson was born on 26 May 1846 in Crawford, Indiana; died on 5 Nov 1927 in Crawford, Indiana; was buried in Grantsburg Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana.
    8. Nancy C. Goodson was born about 1854 in Indiana.