.               Robert Goad, 1750s - 1836, s/o Abraham Goad
.                                                                                                        (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

34   Robert Goad,3                                                                                                                                3   (Abraham,2,Abraham,1)
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.          b 1750's; d 1836 Grayson Co, Va.
.          m Isabel (Granny Izzy) ____, b 1750's, d 1845.  They were suposedly marr in Buncombe Co, NC, and tradition is that she was an
.              indentured servant whom Robert "stole" in NC and brought back to Va.  The story goes on to say that her master came to Gray-
.              son Co looking for her, and when he found that she was married with children, stayed for supper and the night, and returned to
.              NC without her.  It has also been claimed that her last name was Spencer, but no evidence given, so this may be mere speculation
.              based on son Spencer's name.

.          1777 Pittsylvania Co, Va, Wm Witcher's list, Robert took oath of allegiance.
.          1779 Pittsylavania Co: Robert was adm of his father's will, and inherited 1/2 of the land.
.          1780, 17 Oct: Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 6, p 10: Robert Goad sold 100 acres on Frying Pan Creek (the part of his land obtained
.                    from his father Abraham) to Jeremiah Ward.
.          1781 Pittsylvania Co tax list: Robert Goad.
.          1781, Aug: Pittsylvania Co: "Ro" Goad assessed 11 lbs for furnishing clothes and beef for the army.
.          By 1784 Robert moved to Big Reed Island Creek in the portion of Montgomery Co that is in present day eastern Carroll Co.  He
.                 purchased land from John Cock, although the record has not been found.
.          1786 Montgomery Co Entry Bk B, p 351: Robert Goad, 49 acres on Big Reed Island.
.          1787 Montgomery Co tax list, Robert Goad, 3 horses, 11 cattle.
.          1788 Montgomery Co tax list C, 28 Aug, Robert Goad, no white males 16-21, no slaves, 3 horses.
.          1789 Montgomery Co tax list C, 21 Aug, Robert Goad, no white males 16-21, no slaves, 4 horses, living on Big Reed Island, Pine,
.                   and Snake Creek, Buckhorn.
.          1792, 1 Nov: Pittsylvania Co Deed Bk 9, p 544: Robert Goad of "Wythe Co" deeded remaining 80 acres to Jacob Hedrick, "being
.                    land got from father Abraham Goad by heirship on Frying Pan Creek".  (This document establishes that Robert Goad of
.                    Grayson Co was the s/o Abraham of Pittsylvania Co.)
.          1793 Wythe Co tax list A, Robert Goad, 1 tithable.
.          1794 Grayson Co tax list, Robert Goad, 1 tithable.
.          1795 Grayson Co tax list, Robert Goad, 2 tithables.
.          1796-1800 Grayson Co tax lists, Robert Goad, 1 tithable.
.          1801-04 Grayson Co tax lists, Robert Goad, 2 tithables.
.          1802, 13 Nov: Grayson Co Deed Bk 2, p 15: Benjamin Yates sold 200 acres on waters of Big Island Creek, except 100 acres sold
.                    off, to Robert Goad.
.          1807, 24 Nov: Grayson Co Court Order Bk: Robert Goad was sumoned as a garnshee, saith he has nothing in his hands the prop-
.                    erty of the Robert Stubblefield, defendant.
.          1809, 19 Apr: Grayson Co Deed Bk 2, p 456: Robert Goad to Aaron Goad, 150 acres, Big Reed Island Creek, surveyed 7 Dec
.                    1782.
.          1810 Grayson Co tax list, 31 Mar, Robert Goad, 1 white tithable, no slaves, 3 horses.
.          1815 Grayson Co pers prop tax list, 11 Mar: Robert Goard, 1 WM>16, 3 horses etc, 12 cattle, tax $.99.
.          1820 Grayson Co census, p 1011, Robert Goard, 000101-00012-1.
.          1826 Grayson Co, Rbt Goad obtained 60 acres on Big Reed Island Creek.
.          1830 Grayson Co census, p 259, Robert Goard, 0000000001-0000000001.
.          1836, Mar: Grayson Co Will Bk 1, p 462: Robert Goad Sr's will (dated 18 Jan 1836) was prov, listing wife Isbell, son Spencer to
.                    have the home place, dau Sarah and her husband (James A. Webb) to have the land over the river, son Aaron Goad, dau
.                    Mary and her husband William Nester.
.          1836 Grayson Co Will Bk 1, p 493: Robert's estate appr at $65.57.

.          issue:

341     
1.   Aaron Goad, b ca 1784 Va, m Rachel Dalton.

342     
2.   Spencer Goad, b ca 1785 Va, m Patience Dalton.

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3.   Sarah Rachel Goad (Sally), b ca 1787 Va, d 1850's, m ca 1801 to James Austin Webb (#1), ca 1782-83 Va, d 28 May 1870
.                Carroll Co, s/o Henry Webb (Hal) and her 2nd cousin Susannah Cock? (Susan).  James m(2) 26 Aug 1856 Carroll Co to Rebec-
.                ca Edwards, b ca 1811 Grayson Co, d/o William Edwards and Elizabeth (?Bryson).

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4.   Mary Goad, b ca 1790 Va, d 25 Sep 1859 Carroll Co, m 9 Nov 1820 Grayson Co to William Nester (#C), b ca 1793, d 7 Sep
.                1842 Carroll Co, s/o Jacob Nester and Mary's 2nd cousin Catherine Goad (d/o
Abraham Goad (#23)).
.                She was recorded in Carroll Co death records (online version) as Mary Horton, b 25 Sep 1859, "age 62, of palsy, d/o Robert &
.                Isbel Goad, informant Elizabeth Horton, daughter-in-law".







.           Ref:  1. "
Carroll 1765-1815 The Settlements", John Perry Alderman, 1985, p 84, 105-06, 159.
.                    2. "
The Goads A Frontier Family", Kenneth F. Haas, p 14-16.
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