|. William Goad, 1754 - 1843, s/o John Goad
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
213 William Goad,4 21 (John,3,John,2,Abraham,1)
. b 6 Feb 1754 Bedford Co, Va; d 9 Jan 1843 Sullivan Co, Tenn (or Hawkins Co).
. m(1) Betsy Morrison, d/o Patrick Morrison.
. m(2) 14 Nov 1820 Sullivan Co, Tenn to Mary Hall, b ca 1799.
. William was a soldier in the Battle of Kings Mountain. He moved with his father from Bedford Co, Va to Pittsylvania Co, Va.
. He preceeded his family to Sullivan Co, Tenn (the Watauga settlement) and remained there after his father died and his brothers
. moved west. He may be the William Goad who left records in Christian Co, Ky ca 1805-09.
. 1773 Pittsylvania Co, Va tax list, John Goad and his son William Goad.
. 1774 Pittsylvania Co tax list, John Goad and sons William and Thomas.
. 1779, Feb: William Goad enlisted in Capt William Witcher's Co in Pittsylvania Co, serving in Rev War in NC and SC. He served
. under Col John Sevier, and later fought at the Battle of Kings Mountain. Served until late 1781.
. 1783, 13 Oct: (?Washington Co, Tenn) Deed Bk 10, p 98: William Goad, from NC, granted 639 acres in Washington Co, Tenn,
. from State of NC.
. 1785 William Goad signed petition for the new State of Franklin in Sevier bailiwick.
. 1787 William Goad signed petiton for new county in western NC (now East Tenn).
. 1788, 10 Jul: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 1, p 344 (rec 4 Nov 1789): State of NC to William Goad, 200 acres on Horse Creek at 50 shil-
. lings per acre.
. 1788, 10 Jul: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 1, p 367: William Goad granted 100 acres on Lick Branch, and 200 acres on Horse Creek, from
. State of NC.
. 1792, 10 Dec: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 3, p 90: William Goad deeded 100 acres on Beech Creek from Forester Mercer.
. 1794, 6 Dec: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 2, p 763 (rec 11 May 1795): William Goad conveyed 79 acres to Gabriel Goad "as a good and
. gracious gift". Wit: Lewis Goad. Signed by William and Margaret Goad.
. 1796, Oct term: Sumner Co (? or Smith Co), Tenn Deed Bk H, p 432: This indenture made this first day of Jan 1796 between
. Abraham Rogers of the County of Sullivan and Territory south of the Ohio R of the one part and William Goad of the
. said county and Territory of the other part witnesseth that the said A. Rogers for the sum of 100 pounds good and lawful
. money of Va conveyed a certain tract of land in the Co of Sumner on both sides of the Caney Fork - 640 acres. Witnesses:
. Peter Goad, Obediah Fields, Geo M. McCormick.
. 1796 Sullivan Co tax list, Wm Goad, 150 acres, 2 white polls, 1 black poll.
. 1797 Sullivan Co tax list.
. 1797, 6 Jul: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 2, p 222: William Goad granted 300 acres on Walker's Fork, from State of NC.
. 1802, Sullivan Co Deed Bk 6, p 342: William Goad deeded 100 acres on Bear Creek to Patrick Smiley.
. 1804, 17 May: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 4, p 584: William Goad of Hawkins Co conveyed 200 acres on Walkers Fork of Horse
. Creek (part of a tract granted by State of NC, grant #730) for 100 lbs to John Crawford.
. ? 1805-10: Christian Co, Ky Survey Bk 3 (undated): 230 acres for William Goad on Pond River. Chainmen: Peter and Lewis
. 1808 State of NC land grant for relief of officers and soldiers of the continental line, RW service, Bk A, p 263, registers office,
. Carthage, Smith Co, Tenn: 440 acres lying in Smith Co, Tenn, also 600 acres lying in Sumner Co, Tenn, granted to William
. ? 1809, 29 Jul: Christian Co, Ky tax list: Wm Goad, 170 acres on McFarlin's Fork.
. 1812 Sullivan Co tax list, Capt Everitt's Co: William Good, 100 acres.
. 1819, 29 Jul: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 8, p 185: Samuel Hale deeded 200 acres on Horse Creek to William Goad.
. 1820's Smith Co, Tenn Deed Bk H, p 433: Abraham Rogers to William Goard 640 acres on Cane Fork River (p 432: A. Rogers
. from NC, 640 acres) (see above entry for 1796 ?Sumner Co)
. 1820, 20 Jul: Smith Co Deed Bk H, p 350 (rec Aug 1823): William Goard of Hawkins Co conveyed 640 acres on both sides of
. Caney Fork R and Cumberland River, being tract granted by NC to Abraham Rogers, assignee of John Due.
. Signed William Goad (seal)
. 1825 Hawkins Co, Tenn: land grant for Wm Goad.
. 1830 Sullivan Co census, p 297, Wm Goard, 1100000001-0000000001.
. 1832 list of Tenn pensioners, Sullivan Co, William Goad, age 80, Va line.
. 1833, 20 Aug: Sullivan Co: William Goad of Sullivan Co, age 79, applied for bounty land for Rev War servce, and testified to his
. service: He was drafted into service in Pittsylvania Co in 1779 for 6 mos under Capt William Witcher. In the campaigns
. in NC and SC, he was taken sick. After moving to the western part of NC (now Tenn), was drafted again for 3 mos under
. Capt Clark, who was under Genl John Sevier, and fought in the Battle of Kings Mountain Oct 1780. He was again drafted
. for 3 mos in Sep 1781 under Genl Sevier in a campaign against the Cherokees.
. 1836, Jan term, Smith Co Min Bk 16: William Goad sued David Taylor for debt.
. 1838 Smith Co court, Jan term: William Goad vs David Taylor, suing for debt.
. 1840 Sullivan Co census, p 144, William Goad, 00200000001-000001. (listed next door was Lewis Dalton, age 50-60)
. 1842, 28 Oct: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 13, p 294 (rec 23 Jan 1843): William Goad Sr conveyed 96 acres on Horse Creek to Peter
. Goad for $1.
. 1844, 28 Mar: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 13, p 506 (rec 29 Apr 1844): Polly Goad, widow of Wm, conveyed interest in Wm's estate
. to William Goad Jr for $1.
. 1844, 28 Mar: Sullivan Co Deed Bk 13, p 507 (rec 29 Apr 1844): Polly Goad, widow of Wm, rel claim to land (Dower in Wm's
. est) to Peter Goad for $1.
. 1850 census, Mary not located.
. 1853, 18 Mar: Mary Goad, age 54, of Washington Co, Tenn, applied and was granted pension on Wm's service.
. 1855 Washington Co: Peter Goad of Washington Co, relationship not stated, filed affidavit, testifying to William's death date of
. 9 Jan 1843.
2131 1. William Goad, b ca 1819-23 Tenn, m(1) Sarah ____, m(2) Jane ____, m(3) Jane M. ____.
2132 2. Peter Goad, b ca 1822-25 Tenn, m Marinda Roberts.
. possible other sons (who are currently listed as William's brothers):
216 ? 3. Gabriel Goad, b ca 1772 Va, m(1) ____, m(2) Sarah Williams (Sally).
. Moved to Lincoln/Casey Co, Ky, and later to Perry/Crawford Co, Ind.
217 ? 4. Lewis Goad, b 1770's, m Suzy ____.
. Moved to Christian and Graves Co's, Ky.
. Ref: "The Goads A Frontier Family", 1984 and 1995, Kenneth F. Haas.