|. Alexander H. Goad, c1812-13 - , poss s/o Abraham Goad
. author: Michael D. Nestor, email: email@example.com
R Alexander H. Goad,6 ? A (Abraham,5,James,4,Abraham,3,John,2,Abraham,1)
. Alexander's parentage is unproven, but he was prob a grandson of James Goad (#231) of Floyd Co, and poss a son of Abraham
. Goad (#23), but could also have been a son of one of James' daughters. Living next to Alexander in 1860 was Reuben Cox (Cock)
. (#115), a brother of Abraham's 2nd wife Rachel Cock. Alexander named a son Ballard Preston Goad, a common name in the
. Floyd/Carroll Co, Va families, and Alexander's grandson was Alexander Hewitt Goad, prob named for the Hughett family, who
. intermarried with the Goads, namely Abraham's 1st wife Elcy Hughett, his aunt Elizabeth Goad Hughett, and his dau-in-law Nancy
. b ca 1812-13 Va; d age 88 acc to Ref below. (b as late as 1818-20, acc to 2nd marr rec and 1870 census)
. Alexander was "age 57, b Nicholas Co, parents unknown" acc to 2nd marr rec.
. m(1) Emma Neal (name given in son Jeremiah "John" N.'s death rec), died by 1860.
. Possibly Elizabeth ____, b ca 1831 Va in the 1850 census, unless Elizabeth is a daughter, by an unknown earlier wife.
. m(2) 25 Mar 1877 Clay Co, WVa to Joannah Pierson, b ca 1839-40 Nicholas Co, Va.
. ? 1835 Grayson Co, Va tax list, Alexander Goad.
. 1840 census, Alexander not located.
. 1842 Nicholas Co, Va Deed Bk 5, p 244: John McClung deeded 100 acres on Little Sycomore to A.H. Goad.
. 1850 Nicholas Co census, Western Dist, p 27, #345/345, Alexander Goad,37 Va, farmer, $1000, Elizabeth,19 Va, Martin,8/12 Va.
. 1852 Nicholas Co Deed Bk 7, p 519: Henry Shamblin deeded 100 acres on Elk River to A.H. Goad.
. 1860 Clay Co, Va census, p 35, #234/229, Alexander H. Goad,48 Va, farmer, $4000, $300, Martin,10 Va, Jeremiah,8 Va, Balard P.,
. 6 Va. (listed next door was Reuben Cox (Cock) (#115))
. 1870 Clay Co census, Plasant Twp, p 686, #60/60, A.H. Goad,52 Va, farmer, $4000, --, Martan,20 Va, farm laborer, --, $112, J.M.,
. 18 Va, farm laborer, B.P.,16 Va, farm laborer.
. 1878, 20 Feb: Clay Co Deed Bk 3A, p 84 (dated 6 Dec 1875): A.H. Goad deeded 76 acres to Martin D. Goad.
. 1878, 15 Jul: Clay Co Deed Bk 3A, p 116 (dated 15 Oct 1877): A.H. Goad deeded 210 and 87 acres to Ballard P. Goad.
. 1878, 15 Jul: Clay Co Deed Bk 3A, p 118 (dated 15 Oct 1877): A.H. Goad deeded 118 acres to Ballard P. Goad.
. 1878, 15 Jan: Clay Co Deed Bk 3A, p 143 (dated 31 Aug 1877): Alex Goad deeded 84 acres to Jeremiah N. Goad.
. 1880 Clay Co census, Pleasant Dist, p 306A, #86/86, Alexander Goad,68 Va, farmer, Joannah,41 Va, Franklin,21 Va, at farm labor,
. James A.,11 WVa, at farm labor, John E.,11 WVa, at farm labor. (the 3 younger males were prob Joannah's sons)
. 1882, 19 Apr: Clay Co Deed Bk 3B, p 439 (dated 4 Feb 1881): B.P. Goad deeded 87, 210, and 100 acres to A.H. and Johana D.
. 1882, 2 Oct: Clay Co Deed Bk 3B, p 500: Alex H. Goad deeded 87, 210, and 100 acres to Martin D. and Jeremiah N. Goad.
R1 1. Martin D. Goad, b 1850 Nicholas Co (b Sep 1851 acc to 1900 census), m(1) Martha Brown, m(2) Nancy A. Pierson.
. Moved to Texas Co, Okla.
R2 2. Jeremiah Neal Goad (Jerry), b 8 Dec 1853 Nicholas Co, m(1) Mary Jane Walker, m(2) Malinda J. Shannon, ?m(3) Mary Daw-
R3 3. Ballard Preston Goad, b ca 1854-55 Nicholas Co, m Elizabeth E. Blakely (?Blakeney).
. Moved to Braxton Co, WVa.
. Ref: "History of West Virginia", p 572.