.                Aaron Goad, c1790-92 - 1858, s/o James Goad
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                  author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

B    Aaron Goad,5                                                                                                  231   (James,4,Abraham,3,John,2,Abraham,1)
.
.        "Aser"
.          b ca 1790-92 Montgomery Co, Va; d 9 Dec 1858 Carroll Co, Va.
.          m 26 Feb 1822 Grayson Co to Eleanor Cock (Nellie), b 25 Nov 1790Va, d 5 Mar 1888 Carroll Co, d/o
Reuben and Rhoda Cock.
.              (Rhoda's last name was Phillips acc to Ref 1 below, but I don't know the original source for that.)

.          Aaron was a soldier in the War of 1812.  After the war he may have been gone from the Grayson Co area, since he wasn't listed in
.          the census, but no proof of this.  His widow's 1878 affadavit states he was not previously married.

.          1814, 16 Jul: Aaron Goad enlisted for 6 mos as a private in Capt James Hoge's Co of Light Infantry, in Col Thomas H. Wooding's
.                    4th Regmt Virginia Militia stationed in Norfolk.  He was "sick in hospital" on 2 Nov 1814, and was discharged 8 Dec 1814,
.                    and paid off ($8/mo for 1 month and 6 days plus $0.25 per day for 18 days travel home to Montgomery Co, at 20 miles/day,
.                    for $14.04 total) according to muster roll of 15 Feb 1815.  The previous info was also from the muster rolls, in which he was
.                    listed as "Aron Goard".
.          1820 census, Aaron not located.
.          1830 Grayson Co census, p 259, Aaron Goard, 310001-010001.
.          1840 Grayson Co census, Eastern Dist, p 292, Aaron Goad, 22100001-0101001.
.          1850 Carroll Co census, p 338, #293/293, Aaron Goad Jr,60 Va, farmer, $375, Eleanor,55 Va, Byram,17 Va, farmer, Clary,7 Va.
.          1851, 26 Jan: Floyd Co, Va:  Aaron Goad applied for a bounty land grant for his service, stating his age to be 59, and that he enlis-
.                    ted Jul 1814 and had been honorably discharged 15 Feb 1815.
.          1855, 15 May: Floyd Co.  Aaron Goad applied for additional bounty land, and swore that he was age 63.  Solomon Slusher and
.                    Owen Sutphin testified to Aaron's identity.
.          1855, 26 Oct: Aaron Goad was witness for Mary Goad Nester's application for bounty land, for her husband William Nester's ser-
.                    vice in the War of 1812.
.          1859, 19 Jan: Carroll Co Will Bk 2, p 29: List of property for Aaron Goad, dec.
.          1859, 20 Jan: Carroll Co Will Bk 2, p 30-31: List of property sold for Aaron Goad, dec.
.          1862 Carroll Co Will Bk 2, p 152: Settlement of estate of Aaron Goad, with sons Hiram and Byrum adm.  $50.65 was divided
.                   among 6 heirs, $8.44 each.
.          1860 Carroll Co census, p 88, #571/575, Eleanor Goad,65 Va, farmer, $100, --, Byram,30 Va, $100, $332, Iredell,28 Va, $700, $115,
.                   Clarisa,17 Va, --, $60.
.          1870 Carroll Co census, Eleanor not located.
.          1878 Ellenor Goad filed for a widow's pension, stating that Aaron was age 27 (?21), b in Montgomery Co, was 5 feet, 10 inches tall,
.                   dark hair, blue eyes, and fair complexion, when he was drafted in Montgomery Co on 1 Aug 1813, and that he was honorably
.                   discharged 1 Feb 1814 at Norfolk.  Clarissa Jennings, Penelope Bolt, and Rebecca Nester testified that they witnessed Ellenor's
.                   and Aaron's marriage.
.          1880 Carroll Co census, Laurel Fork, p 31C, #173/173, Elenor Goad,69 Va (wid, mother), living with Byron C. Goad family.

.          issue:

B1      
1.   Hiram Goad (Hi), b 16 Jan 1822 Grayson Co, Va, m Rebecca Ann Sutphin.
.                (He was b 16 Jan 1822 and d 17 May 1864 acc to his family Bible, as posted on the site below, but this is 1 month prior to his
.                parents' marriage.  I originally had a date of 16 Jan 1823, and don't know if this is a misreading of the Bible.)

B2      
2.   Henderson Goad (Uncle Hen), b 10 Sep 1825 Grayson Co, m(1) Rebecca Largen, m(2) Julia Ann Webb Goad.

B3      
3.   Tyre William Goad (Ty), b 15 Oct 1827 Va, m Julia Ann Compton (July)
.                Moved to Morgan Co, Ky.

B4      
4.   Byrum Cox Goad (By), b 18 Aug 1829 Grayson Co, m Mary Martin Webb.

B5      
5.   Iredell Goad (Dickie), b ca 1832 Va, had children by Malinda Thompson.

.          
6.   Aaron Richard Goad.  According to family tradition, he was accidentally killed as a youth when his mother was poking at him
.                with a stick, and hit his eye, while trying to get him out from under the house.  He was b 1845 acc to Ref 3 below.

.          
7.   Clarissa Goad (Clara), b 18 Aug 1841 Carroll Co, d 28 Feb 1907, bur Pine Grove Cem, Dugspur, m 5 Dec 1862 Carroll Co to
.                
Thomas Dalton (Spade) (#342), b 15 Oct 1837 Grayson Co, d 9 Oct 1918, bur Pine Grove Cem, s/o Clarissa's 4th cousin
.                Thomas M. Dalton and Mary Henson Jennings.  See
pictures of her and Thomas' tombstones below.







.           Ref:  1. "
The Goads A Frontier Family", Kenneth F. Haas, p 40-41.
.                    2. "
Blue Ridge Heritage", 1982, D. B. Peterson, p 101.
.                    3.   Goad Family Bible.  The online version says Hiram was born 16 Jan 1822, and this is about 1 month prior to his parents'
.                          marriage.  I originally had a birth date of 16 Jan 1823, and don't know if the 1822 is a misreading of the Bible, or is correct.
.                    4.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Donna Sutphin Armentrout.
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Pictures below from www.findagrave.com
Added by Donna Sutphin Armentrout