.              Abraham Goad, ? - 1778/79, s/o Abraham Goad
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

32   Abraham Goad,3                                                                                                                         3   (Abraham,2,Abraham,1)
.          b ? ; d 1778/79 near Durham, NC in RW War.
.          m Rainey ____.

.          Rainey reportedly moved to Tenn after 1786.

.          1773 Fincastle, Va tax list: Abraham Goad Jr.
.          1777-78 Abraham Goad took the oath of allegiance under Daniel Trigg at Christiansburg, Montgomery Co, Va.  His cousin
Abraham Goad (#23) also took the oath of allegiance and they were referred to as Abraham and Abram Jr.
.          1779 Abraham was heir in his father Abraham's will, receiving half of his father's land.
.      ?  1782 Pittsylvania Co, Va land tax list: Abraham Goad, 180 acres.  (although he apparently died a few years earlier)
.          1784, 19 Apr: Pittsylvania Co, Va Court Order Bk 5, p 78: "Raney Goad is the wife of Abraham Goad who died in Continental
.                    service and the same is ordered certified."
.          1786, 19 Jun: Pittsylvania Co Order Bk 5, p 323: "Rainey Goad is the widow of Abraham Goad who died in the service of his
.                    country and is allowed six pounds per annum which is ordered certified to the Governor and Council."
.          1804: Suit instituted by John Smith against Rainey Goad, Nancy Goad, and Milly Goad, to satisfy a debt with Abraham's inher-
.                    itance.
.          1805: Pittsylvania Co Order Bk 11, p 220 and 313: Last record of the above suit.  The plaintiff John Smith was allowed to recover
.                    294 acres of land on Frying Pan Creek, formerly belonging to Abraham Goad.
.          1835 Owen Co, Ky: Edward Jennings applied for pension for his RW service.  He stated that in 1778 he participated as a member
.                   of the Fincastle Co militia in a march to Hillsborough, NC.  He was placed to nurse one Abraham Goad who was taken sick
.                   and afterward died (near now Durham, NC).

.          issue:

1.   Nancy Goad.

.          2.   Milly Goad.

.           Note:  Rainey's name given as Mary Elizabeth Rainey by many websites, although her first name was Rainey acc to the records.
.                      Abraham was b ca 1735 and d Jun 1786 acc to
Jody Goad, but he supposedly died in the War, which would have been a
.                      few years earlier.  This birth year is prob a guess.

.           Ref: 1. "
The Goads a Frontier Family", Kenneth F. Haas, p 12.
.                   2.   Wanda June Goad Worland's notes.