|. James M. Goad, c1775-85 - 1829, prob s/o Robert Goad
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
245 James M. Goad,4 ? 24 (Robert,3,John,2,Abraham,1)
. Presumptively a s/o Robert Goad, but not proven.
. b ca 1775-85; d 23 May 1829 White Co, Tenn. (James' middle name was Madison acc to some accounts)
. m(b) 18 Oct 1804 Bedford/Pittsylvania Co, Va to Margaret Shockley (Peggy), b 1792 Va, d 1850's Madison Co, Ark, d/o William
. Shockley (RW veteran).
. Margaret m(2) prior to 1 May 1837 to John Franklin, b ca 1787-93 NC. John m(2) Jane ____, b ca 1810 Tenn.
. 1811 White Co, Tenn tax list, James Goard.
. 1814 White Co tax list, James Goad, 10 acres on Smiths Cove.
. 1814, 23 Aug: White Co: Stephen and James Goad witnessed will of William Cox (Cock).
. 1820 White Co, Tenn census, p 354, James Goard, 210010-21010.
. 1825, 11 Feb: White Co Deed Bk G, p 438: James Goad sold 10 acres to William Shelton for $100.
. 1827 White Co tax llist, James Goad, 53 acres on Caney Fork River.
. 1828, 12 Jan: James and Margaret Goad were members of the Rock River Baptist Church, W arren Co, Tenn (just across the
. White Co line).
. 1829 White Co tax list, James Goad.
. 1830 White Co census, p 84, Margaret Goad, 0003-0010001.
. 1832 White Co tax list, Peggy Goad, 50 acres.
. 1836, 2 May: White Co County Court Minutes: John Franklin, adm of estate of James Goard, dec, allowed $15 for services.
. Settlement of same on 3 May.
. 1837, 22 May: White Co Deed Bk K, p 179 (deeded 1 May): The land of James Goard, dec, transferred to James Dillon. This
. document lists James' heirs: John Franklin and Margarett his wife (formerly Margarett Goard), Alexander Goard, Nathan
. Driver and Isabell his wife, George Wood and Margarett his wife, "do make or cause to be made the titles of James Goard,
. Robert Goard, Ephraim Goard, and the heirs of Robert Goard and Polly Dodson and will make a good title to the Thos
. Goard, Ephriam Goard, James Goard, Robert Goard's deceased, heirs at law, Polly Dotson's dec'd heirs at law...."
. (the underlined Robert Goard, above, perhaps should have read "Thomas Goard", since Robert is mentioned separately)
. ? 1840 Madison Co, Ark census, Bowen Twp, p 30, John Franklin, 01200001-001.
. 1850 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 288, #561/561, John Franklin,63 NC, farmer, $100, Margarett,58 Va.
. 1860 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 449, #705/705, John Franklin,67 NC, farmer, --, $90, Jane,50 Tenn, Catherine,21 Tenn,
. John,6 Ark.
2451 1. Robert Peter Goad, b Jul 1805 Va, m Caroline Julia Ann Stephens.
. 2. Mary M. Goad (Polly), b 1807, d 12 Nov 1830 White Co, m White Co to Eli Dodson Sr, b 1798 Va, d 7 Mar 1828 White Co,
. s/o William Dodson.
. a. Eli Dodson, b 22 May 1828 White Co, d 4 Mar 1921 Yellville, Ark, m(1) Rhoda C. Cantrell, b 1847, d 14 Apr 1870, d/o
. Abner Cantrell and Mary Moxey. Eli m(2) Mrs Marye Hastings, d Feb 1871, and m(3) Mary C. Cantrell, d/o Abner
. Cantrell and Mary Moxey. Eli was raised by his uncle Alexander Goad and became a Col in the 14th Ark Inf, and later
. a lawyer and state legislator.
2452 3. Alexander S. Goad, b 13 Sep 1810 White Co, Tenn, m(1) Jane Henderson, m(2) Jane Wilmoth Moore Womack.
. 4. Isabelle Goad (Ibby), b 16 Apr 1811 Warrren Co, Tenn, d 4 Aug 1875 Madison Co, Ark, m 1831 Warren Co, Tenn to Nath-
. aniel Columbus Driver (Nathan), b 17 Mar 1810 Tenn, d 9 Mar 1875, s/o Reddick and Mary Driver (Polly).
. 1840 Madison Co, Ark census, Bowen Twp, p 31, Nathaniel Driver, 20001-110001. (listed next to Alexander Goad)
. 1850 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 292, #615/615, Nathan Driver,42 Tenn, farmer, $300, Ibby,37 Tenn, Permelia,18
. Tenn, Noah,16 Tenn, laborer, Odias,14 Ark, Milly,12 Ark, Henry,7 Ark, James,5 Ark, Eliza,4 Ark, Peggy,3 Ark,
. Polly,2 Ark.
. 1860 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 449, #708/708, Nathan Driver,54 Tenn, farmer, $800, $1200, Isabel,46 Tenn,
. Henry,20 Ark, farm laborer, Jasper,19 Ark, farm laborer, Eliza J.,16 Ark, Margaret,14 Ark, Mary,12 Ark, Iba,9 Ark,
. Nathan,6 Ark, Dinncy,4 Ark, idiot, J. (?A.) Hobbs,102 Va, O.S.B P.......
. 1870 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 371, #68/73, Nathan Driver,60 Tenn, farmer, $600, $400, Isabella,59 Tenn, Mar-
. garet,30 Ark, Eliza,24 Ark, Nathan,16 Ark, Mary,13 Ark, insane.
. a. Permelia Driver, b 16 Mar 1832 Tenn, d 28 Feb 1901 Boone Co, Ark, m Francis Marion Wilmoth, b 18 Aug 1826
. Overton Co, Tenn, d 16 Mar 1916 Boone Co, s/o Wilson Wilmoth and Keziah Cooper. Francis also was marr to Louisa
. Alred and Lucy Jane Blaylock Gaines.
. b. Noah Driver, b ca 1834 Tenn, m Caroline ____. Noah served in the 27th Ark Conf Inf.
. c. Ozias Driver, b ca 1835-36 Ark, m Sarah Ann Wood, b Jul 1843 Tenn. Listed in Madison Co in 1880.
. d. Mildred Driver (Milly), b ca 1838 Ark.
. e. Henry Driver, b ca 1840-44 Madison Co, m(1) Mary ____, b ca 1845 Ark. He m(2) Surrilda ____, b ca 1861 Ark.
. Listed in Madison Co in 1870 and 1880.
. f. James Jasper Driver (Jasper), b ca 1840-45 Ark, m Mary ____, b ca 1842-43 Ark. Listed in Madison Co in 1870 and
. Johnson Co, Ark in 1880.
. g. Eliza Jane Driver, b ca 1846 Ark.
. h. Margaret Driver (Peggy), b ca 1847 Ark.
. i. Mary Driver (Polly), b ca 1848 Ark.
. j. Iba Driver (?Isabelle), b ca 1851 Ark.
. k. Nathan Driver, b ca 1854 Ark.
. l. Dinncy Driver, b ca 1856-57 Ark. Listed as Mary in 1870.
2453 5. James Madison Goad, b ca 1817 White Co, Tenn, m Rebecca Fisher.
. Moved to Franklin and Crawford Co's, Ark.
. 6. Margaret Goad, b 28 Mar 1820 White Co, d 3 Mar 1888 Boone Co, Ark, m 15 Oct 1835 White Co to George T. Wood, b
. 29 Jul 1813 Cumberland, Ky, d 28 Aug 1880 Lead Hill, Boone Co, s/o George Wood and Elizabeth Irwin.
. 1840 Madison Co, Ark census, Bowen Twp, p 31, George Woods, 10001-2001. (listed near Alexander Goad)
. 1850 Madison Co census, Bowen Twp, p 285, #578/578, George Wood,37 Tenn, farmer, $100, Margarett,31 Tenn, Cath-
. arine,13 Ark, James,12 Ark, Ibby,11 Ark, William,10 Ark, George,9 Ark, Ephraim C.,7 Ark, Margarett,5 Ark, John,3
. Ark, Elizabeth,1 Ark.
. 1860 Madison Co, Ark census, Bowen Twp, p 447, #700/700, George Wood,47 Ky, farmer, $600, $500, Margaret,40 Tenn,
. William E.,17 Ark, farm laborer, George W.,16 Ark, Margaret,15 Ark, Ephraim C.,14 Ark, John T.,12 Ark, Elizabeth,
. 11 Ark, Nancy,9 Ark, Joseph,7 Ark, Mary,5 Ark, Charity,1 Ark.
. 1870 census, family not located.
. 1880 Boone Co, Ark census, Sugar Loak Twp, p 604B, George Wood,66 Ky (consumption), Margret,60 Tenn, Polly,24 Ark.
. a. Catherine Wood, b 7 Aug 1836 Ark, d 27 Oct 1908 Okfuskee Co, Okla, m William Reed, b ca 1808 Tenn.
. b. James Monroe Wood, b 15 May 1838 Ark, d 30 Mar 1924 LeFlore Co, Okla, m 17 Feb 1858 Madison Co, Ark to Mary
. C. Robinson, b 14 Feb 1844 Madison Co, d 31 Jul 1917 LeFlore Co, d/o Miles E. Robinson and Mary McElhaney.
. c. Emaline Wood, b 15 May 1838 Ark, d in infancy.
. d. Isabel Wood (Ibby), b ca 1839 Ark, d young.
. e. William Ira Wood, b ca 1840-43 Ark, d 1909 Pottawotamie Co, Okla, m Mary Ann South.
. f. George W. Wood, b ca 1841-44 Ark, d 1880 Logan Co, Ark, m Mary Ann Frisby.
. g. Ephraim C. Wood, b ca 1843-46 Ark, m Emaline Foyester, b ca 1842 Ala.
. 1870 Franklin Co, Ark census, Ephraim Woods,28 Ark, Emeline,28 Ala.
. h. P. Margaret Wood, b 15 Dec 1846 Madiso Co, Ark, d 22 Mar 1925 Okfuskee Co Okla, m 1872 To John Stills, b 12 Sep
. 1837 Nashville, Davidson Co, Tenn, d Dec 1911 Okfuskee Co, s/o Alan Stiles and Laura Carter..
. i. John Templeton Wood, b 25 Sep 1848 Ark, d 11 Dec 1918 Custer Co, Okla, m Julia Ann Womack.
. j. Elizabeth Wood, b 15 Jul 1850 Ark, d 17 Jun 1916, m 25 Mar 1877 to William Henry Mooneyham.
. k. Nancy Wood, b 25 Mar 1852 Ark, d 25 Mar 1925 Tarrant Co, Tex, m 20 Sep 1874 Boone Co, Ark to George Washing-
. ton Wilmoth, d 25 Mar 1925.
. l. Joseph E. Wood, b 15 Jan 1855 Ark, d 15 Feb 1920 Montague Co, Tex, m Lavica ____, b ca 1854 Ark.
. 1880 census, living next to George.
. m. Mary Wood (Polly), b ca 1855-56 Ark, d 1904 Boone Co.
. n. Charity Wood, b 11 Feb 1859 Ark, d Oct 1893 Tex. Poss the Charity,21 Ark, wife of James Tittsworth,23 Ark, living
. next to George in 1880.
. o. Rhoda Caroline Goad, b 2 Mar 1861 Ark, d 23 Jan 1946 Okfuskee Co, Okla.
. The following have been claimed by some as sons of James Goad, but they aren't found in the records and may be non-existent
. ? 7. Thomas S. Goad, supposedly b 13 Sep 1809, m Elizabeth Rebecca Jones.
. Not listed in any census.
. ? 8. Ephraim C. Goad, supposedly b ca 1815, d 1881, m(1) Susannah E. Partridge, m(2) Nancy O. Fulton.
. Not listed in any census.
. The Ephraim in James' list of heirs is his grandson, s/o Robert Goad.
. Ref: 1. "The Goads A Frontier Family", p 103-04, Kenneth Haas.
. 2. Jody Goad's website.
. 3. Kenneth F. Haas' notes on www.genforum.com
. 4. June Goad Worland's notes, with info from Mrs Georgia Godfrey and Mrs Rozella M. Briggs.
. 5. Mike Goad's website states that Alexander S. Goad's bible states: "James M. Goad, deceased 23 of May 182_".
. 6. John Cullen's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 7. Monica Edmonds' notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 8. Ralph Raleigh's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
. 9. William Foster's notes at www.rootsweb.com, email: email@example.com
. 10. Pam Zimmerman's notes, with info from Judy Harris.
. 11. Samuel Wood family association, Strattford, Mo.