Facts and Events
||Thomas N. Godwin
||25 Aug 1854
||Lawrence Co, AR
||Twp 12 S Range 3 W, Union Co, IllinoisFederal
||Preston, Union, IllinoisFederal
||15 Mar 1878
||Jonesboro, Union Co, ILto Amy Delaware Mick
||New Madrid, MOUS Federal
||Johnson Co, WYUS Federal
Thomas N. Godwin of Cobden of the county of Union and Stat of Ill. of the age of 23 yrs. and Miss Amy D. Mick of Mt. Pl;easant in the County of Union and Stat of Ill. of the age of 18 yrs. were married March 15, 1878 by E. Lathrop
minister of Gospel witness Wm. S. Hamers and Thomas P. Casper
Return of Marriage to county clerk states occupation of Thomas Godwin was Farmer born Law. Co. Ark. father Wilson Godwin, mother Artimis Corbit, first marriage. Bride Amy D. Mick , residence Mt. Pleasant , 19 yrs , born Stoddard Co. Mo.
Father, John Mick, mother Minerva Henderson , first marriage Married at Jonesboro. Illinois
Illinois state has marriage listed under Thomas N. Dobbins. which is an error.
Civil war records of JB Cason state that Thomas, a brother to his wife, was in Sikeston Mo.
Daughter was born in Ark in 1880.
Not sure of place of death for Thomas
- ↑ 1910 Census, Missouri, New Madrid Co, West Twp, Primary quality.
Godwin, Thomas N, head, age 55, married 26 yrs, b. AR, father b. NC, mother b. GA, general farmer, works out, cannot read or write
Amy, wife, age 44, 6 children, 5 living, b. MO, father b. TN, mother b. IL
Bert, son, age 19, single, b. IL, farm laborer
Bessie, dau, age 18, single, b. IL
Maud, dau, age 16, b. IL
- ↑ 1870 Census, Illinois, Union Co, M593, Roll 284, p. 519, 17 Jul 1870, Primary quality.
Vessils, Simons, age 23, male farmer, b. MO
Louisa, age 21, female, housekeeper, b. Ark
Goodwin, Charles age 9, b. Ark
Cauble, John, age 65, male, farmer, $3000 real estate, $500 personal, b. NC
Goodwin, Thos, age 13, b. Ark
Two houses down:
Goodwin, Wilson age 51, farmer, personal $100, b. NC
Amanda, age 41, housekeeper, b. Alabama
Margaret, age 17, b. Ark
Frances P, age 11, b. Ark
Carrie D, age 10, b. Ark
- ↑ 1900 Census, Missouri.
Godwin, Thomas b. Aug 1853 in Arkansas, day laborer, cannot read or write
Amy, b. 1862 in MO, 6 chidlren, 5 living,
Alice, daughter, b. Feb 1882 in Arkansas
Annis, daughter, b. Sep 1884 in IL
Albert, son, b. Jul 1884 in IL, working as a day laborer
Bessie, b. Jan 1888 in IL
Maud, b. Mar 1893 in IL
- ↑ ancestry.com. 1860 Census, Illinois, Union Co, Roll: M653_231; Page: 646; Image: 3, 9 Aug 2007.
- ↑ 1870 Census, Illinois, Union Co, Roll: M593_284; Page: 519; Image: 297., 9 Aug 2007, Primary quality.
- ↑ William Go(r)dwin, age 39, farmer, b. NC, cannot read or write
Artimissas, age 29, b. Ala, cannot read or write
Lenira, age 13, b. Ark, attended school within the year
Ulessus, age 11, b. Ark, attended school
Margaret, age 9, b. Ark, attended school
Thomas, age 7, b. Ark, attended school
Frances, age 3, b. Ark
Sarah, age 4/12, b. Ark.
- ↑ Vessils, Simons, age 23, farmer, b. Mo, $50 of personal property, parents both of foreign birth
Louisa, age 21, b. Ark, parents of foreign birth
Goodwin, Charles, age 9 b. Ark, attended school, parents of foreign birth
Canble, John, age 65, farmer, b. NC, $3000 of real estate, $500 personal property
Goodwin, Thos. age 13, b. Ark, in school
2 families down:
Goodwin, Wilson age 51, farmer b. NC, $500 of personal property, cannot read or write
Amanda, age 41, b. Ala, attended school during the year
Margaret, age 17, b. Ark, attended school
Frances P, age 11, b. Ark, attended school
Carrie D, age 10, b. Ark (did not attend school)
- ↑ Madonna sent this info, haven't yet verified it.
Thomas and Amy were living in New Madrid.
- ↑ Bert and Nellie and 2 children were living with Bert's father Thomas.
(This is according to Madonna, hasn't yet been verified by me.)