.                 Abraham Goad, 1740 - 1816, s/o John Goad
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

23    Abraham Goad,3                                                                                                                                2  (John,2,Abraham,1)
.
.           b 1740 Lunenberg Co, Va; d 1816 Anderson Co, Tenn, bur Vanderpool Cem, Scott Co, Tenn.
.              Some refs give his birth date as 11 Apr 1740, and death date as 8 Jan 1816, but no source given, and these dates are recorded as
.              fact at
www.findagrave.com.  See picture of his tombstone below.
.
          m Anne (?Ayers).  (some refs give her parents as Nathaniel and Rhoda Ayers, but no evidence given)

.           1771, 28 Mar: Pittsylvania Co, Va Deed Bk 2, p 146: Abraham Goad of Bedford Co purchased 250 acres from John Fowler of
.                     Bedford Co.
.           1773 Fincastle Co, Va tithable list: Abraham Goad (2 entries).
.           1774, 4 Mar: Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 4, p 378 (rec 24 Jul 1777): Abraham Goad and wife Anne of Montgomery Co sold 240
.                     acres on Clay Branch to David Ross of Dinwidee Co.  Wit: George Herndon, John Goad, and William Goad.
.           1774, 1 Dec: Montgomery Co Plat Bk A, p 143: Abraham Goad obtained land grant of 106 acres on north side of Burk's Fork in
.                     present day Carroll Co (then Fincastle-Montgomery) near brother-in-law John Cock.
.           1775 Abraham Goad obtained land grant in Montgomery Co.
.           1777, 3 Mar: Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 4, p 378: Abraham and Anne Goad of Montgomery deeded 240 acres to David Ross.  Wit:
.                     William Goad and John Goad.
.           1777 Montgomery Co militia list, Abraham & Abram Goad.
.           1778 Montgomery Co militia list, Abrah Goad.
.           1781 Montgomery Co militia list, Abram Goad.
.           1782, 11 Oct: Montgomery Co Plat Bk B, p 17: Abraham Goad patented 316 acres on Greasy Creek of New River in Montgom-
.                     ery Co.
.           1788, 5 Nov: Montgomery Co Court Order Bk 4, p 28: Abram Goard made claim for killing one wolf.
.           1789, 3 Nov: Montgomery Co Court Order Bk 4, p 64: Abram Goad made claim for killing 1 old wolf.
.           1789, 3 Nov: Montgomery Co Court Order Bk 4, p 93: Abram Goad assignee, Aron Collier's claim for 1 old wolf.
.           1781-90 Abraham Goad on Montgomery Co tax lists, including:
.           1788, 30 Oct: Montgomery Co tax list C: Abraham Goad, no WM 16-21, no slaves, 8 horses.
.           1789 Montgomery Co tax list C: Abraham Goad, no WM 16-21, no slaves, 7 horses, living on Greasy, Burks Fork, Reed Island
.                    Creek.
.           1789, 2 Oct: Bedford Co Deed Bk 6, p 238 (rec 26 Oct): Abraham Goad sold 30 acres to Joseph Towler.  This was the inheritance
.                     from his father.  Wit: George Hirndon, Robert Goad, William Ellis.
.           1789 Montgomery Co: Abraham Goad made claim for killing wolf.
.           1792/93 Montgomery Co tax list N: Abraham Goad.
.           1793 Wythe Co tax list A: Abraham Goad, 1 tithable.
.           1794-97 Grayson Co tax lists: Abraham Goad, 1 tithable.
.           1797, 25 Feb: Grayson Co Plat Bk 1, p 94: Abraham Goad entered land grant of 555 acres on north branch of Burks Fork (made
.                     while in Montgomery Co) adjoining Andrew Cock's land.
.           1798 Grayson Co tax list: Abraham Goad, 2 tithables.
.           1799 Grayson Co tax list: Abraham Goad, 1 tithable.
.           1800 Grayson Co Land Grants Bk 43, p 300: Abraham Goad obtained 555 acres on Burk Fork.
.           1800 Grayson Co tax list: Abraham Goad, 2 tithables.
.           1801 Grayson Co tax list: Abraham Goad, 1 tithable.
.           1801, 5 Nov: Montgomery Co Court Order Bk 13, p 45: Abram Goad made claim for 1 old wolf killed by John Hardy.
.           1800-06 Montgomery Co Land Bks: Abram Goad, 200 acres, $100 value, tax $.48.
.           1801, 21 Sep: Grayson Co: Abraham Goad sold 555 acres on Burks Fork to John Robinson Sr.
.           1801 Montgomery Co: Abraham Goad made claim for killing wolf.
.           1802 Grayson Co tax list: Abraham Goad, 2 tithables.
.           1802, 24 Jul: Grayson Co Deed Bk 1, p 36: Abraham Goad purchased 190 acres on Big Reed Island from John Burk.
.           1808, 2 Mar: Anderson Co, Tenn: Abraham Goad & Wm Moore, warrant #1, 100 acres, entry #212, State of Tenn, 4th Dist:
.                     Abraham Goad entered 100 acres of land & improvements theron, upon which he now lives on the waters of the Cumber-
.                     land River.
.           1808, 1 Aug: Anderson Co Deed Bk: Survey for Abraham Goad, 100 acres on North side of New River including the bend.
.                     Chainmen: Randolph Losson and Heirs Goad.  Deed delivered to Stephen Elsie 18 Oct 1810.
.           1808, 2 Aug: (Overton Co, Tenn deed) Survey for Abraham Goad, 125 acres on Paint Rock Creek.  Chainmen: Heirs Goad and
.                     Randolph Losson.
.           1812 Anderson Co, Tenn: Abraham Goad obtained a land grant.
.           1816, 8 Jan (Monday): Anderson Co court minutes: last will and testament of Abraham Goad was proved in open court and
.                     ordered to be registered.  The will has been lost, and only this reference survives.

.           issue:

231      
1.   James Goad, b ca 1758 Va (prob 1760's), m Mary Collier.

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2.   Elizabeth Goad, b ca 1755 Va (prob 1760's), m 17 Feb 1787 Montgomery Co to William E. Hughett, b 1758 Pa, d 1837
.                 Floyd Co, Va.

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3.   Catherine Goad (Kate), b ca 1764 Va (prob Bedford Co), m 2 Jun 1789 Montgomery Co to Jacob Nester (#11), b 14 Mar
.                 1766 Berks Co, Pa, d 1823 Patrick Co, Va, d/o Johann Frederick Nester (Frederick) and Maria Barbara____.
.                 They lived in Montgomery Co, Va.

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4.   Anne Goad (Anna), m 1 Aug 1793 Montgomery Co Robert Lawson (Robin).
.                 Moved to Anderson Co, Tenn ca 1802.

232      
5.   Isham Goad (Isom), b ca 1774, m Nancy Reynolds.
.                 Moved to White Co, Tenn.

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6.   Mary Goad (Polly), b 1770's, m 9 Jan 1798 Montgomery Co to Thomas Phillips (#4211), b 1768 Va, s/o her 2nd cousin
.                 Tobias Phillips and Margaret Jennings? (Peggy).

233      
7.   Ayers Goad, b ca 1780 Va, m Edith Collier.
.                 Moved to Monroe Co, Tenn and to Greene Co, Ind.

234      
8.   Joshua Goad, b 30 Mar 1786 Grayson Co, Va, m Sarah Smiddy (Sallie).
.                 Lived in Campbell Co and Scott Co, Tenn.

.           Other probable son of Abraham Goad:

235  ?  
9.   John Goad, b 1770's.
.                 Listed on the 1805 Anderson Co, Tenn petition.
.                 Prob the father of
Hiram Goad (#2351), Ephraim Goad (#2354), Aaron Goad (#2355), and others.

.           Other probable son or grandson of Abraham Goad:

236 ?
10.   Aaron Goad, prob b early 1790's or earlier.
.                 He could be the same as
Aaron Goad (#2355), prob s/o above John Goad.
.                 In White Co, Tenn in 1812, when he was "of Clay Co, Mo".




.         Note:  
Hiram Goad (#2351), b ca 1798-00 Va, was considered previously to be Abraham's son, but he is most likely the s/o Abra-
.                    ham's son
John Goad (#235).


.         Ref:  1. "
The Goads A Frontier Family", 1984 and 1995, Kenneth F. Haas
.                  2.   A great-grandson of Ayers Goad said his mother was a Sevier, although there isn't an Ann in the list of Valentine Sevier's
.                        children.  (letter by Thomas Jones, s/o Francis Goad and Robert H. Goad, and provided by Viola H. Jones)
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.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.              Added by Sabrina