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John Lawrence Goheen

Male 1883 - 1948  (64 years)


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  • Name John Lawrence Goheen 
    Born 10 Dec 1883  Kolhapur, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Tomstone Inscription gives 1883 as year of birth. In 1900 census he was born in Dec. 1883 in India.
    Gender Male 
    Naturalization 1891  [5
    Census 1900  Wayne County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Wayne 
    • Alice Mcginnis born Oct 1851 single Pennsylvania paents Pennsylvania, own home free of mortgage
      Mrs Anna Hull sister born Mar 1849 widow 5 children all alive Pennsylvania parents Pennsylvania
      Arthur G nephew July 1879 born Pennsylvania father Ohio mother Pennsylvania
      Robert H Goheen nephew Jul 1879 single born India parents Pennsylvania immigrated 1886 at school
      John L Goheen nephew Dec 1883 born India immigrated 1841
      Richard C nephew July 1885 Indian immigrated 1896
      Joseph M nephew May 1889 India immigrated 1896
    • Role: Child
    Education 1905  Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Quarterback of football team. Honor Graduate of Wooster University. 
    Address:
    Wooster University 
    Occupation Between 1905 and 1911  [8
    • He held jobs as director of athletics at Occidental College in California and at Franklin College in Indiana before going to India in 1911.
    Occupation 15 Feb 1907  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Was professor at time his father died. 
    Address:
    Occidental College 
    Census 1 Jun 1910  Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Address:
    Wayne Township 
    • Living with Alice McGinnis while parents are missionaries in India.
    Residence From Sep 1911 to Mar 1920  Sangli, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Was Presbyterian Missionary residing in Sangli, India.
    Note 11 Aug 1921  Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Passport application for John, accompanied by wife and children. plan to remain in India for ten years. Will leave San Francisco on board the Wolverine State on 14 Sep 1921. John is 5 feet, 6 inches tall, hazel eyes, high forehead, round chin, brown hair, medium face.
    Residence Aug 1934  Sangli, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Military 1942  New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Address:
    156 5th ave 
    • John Lawrence Goheen, age 60, born 10 December 1883, born Kolahbur, India, Presient of board of foreign missions
    Occupation Kolhapur, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Principal of the Allahabad Agricultural Institute, Kilapur district in India. 
    Died 3 Feb 1948  New York, New York County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 15
    Address:
    Presbyterian Medical Center 
    • Dr. John Goheen Aged 64, Presbyterian missionary to India and principal of the Allahabad Agricultural institute there for many years, died recently at the Presbyterian Medical center in New York city. Dr Goheen was flown recently to New York city for treatment accompanied by his wife. His brother, Dr. Robert Goheen, a returned medical missionary from India, is now residing in New York. Dr Goheen was the son of missionary parents, Rev Joseph and Armada (McGinnis) Goheen, who served form many years in Kolapur district in India. He is survived by his wife and five children and also many close relatives in Spruce Creek valley and Tyrone. He was an honor graduate of Wooster university, Wooster, O., the university of which his late father was at one time a director. The body will be cremated and the ashes placed in the family burial plot in Graysville cemetery in Spruce Creek valley.
    Buried Graysville, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 16
    • Body Cremated and ashes placed in family burial plot in Graysville Cemetery.
    Person ID I364  Goheen
    Last Modified 5 Jan 2017 

    Father Joseph Milliken Goheen,   b. 16 Feb 1847, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1907, Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Amanda Blais McGinnes,   b. 25 Feb 1847, Shade Gap, Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jun 1924  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 1 May 1879  [17
    • Memo on reverse side of Biographical Record of Joseph M. Goheen, written 10 Apr 1894.
      My 1st wife- Nannie B. died at Kolhapur of Consumption Jan 17th 1878. A little boy born to her died a few moments after his birth, Sept 25th 1876. I was married to Amanda B. McGinnes May 1st 1879 who has shared the joys and sorrows of mission life with me up to this time. Our oldest daughter Elsie aged 20 months was taken from us Dec 9th 1883,
    Family ID F111  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Lea Corbett,   b. 12 Apr 1886, Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1977, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 9 Sep 1908  Anna, Union County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 18
    • This date and place is from unconfirmed ancesteral file that has several errors.
    Children 
     1. John Lawrence Goheen,   b. 21 Jan 1911, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1997, Gilroy, Santa Clara County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     2. Mary Louise Goheen,   b. 7 Sep 1913, Miraj, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Hunter Corbett Goheen,   b. 4 Aug 1916, Miraj, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1964, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)
     4. Patricia Lea Goheen,   b. 8 Nov 1919, Maharashtra, Sangli, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 2009, Winston Salem, Forsyth County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     5. Andrew Craighead Goheen,   b. 24 Sep 1922, Sangli, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 2013, Willoughby, Lake County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    156 5th ave - 1942 - New York, New York
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Tombstone inscriptions, Tomestone found May 15, 1998 (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S37] Church Records, Joseph M. Goheen, Biographical Record, Presbyterian Church, Department of History, 425 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA (10 Apr 1894) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S42] Passport, John Lawrence Goheen passport application, Certificate # 74197, FHL microfilm 1685478. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1056] Census 1910, 1910 US Census, Wayne County, Ohio, population schedule, Wayne twp, ED 161, family 347, sheet 16, Alice McGinnes, NARA micrpublication T624, roll 1332 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1056] Census 1910, 1910 US Census, Wayne County, Ohio, population schedule, Wayne twp, ED 161, family 347, sheet 16, Alice McGinnes, NARA micrpublication, roll 1332 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S303] Census 1900 Wayne Ohio, 1332; Wayne; 161; sheet 16A, p.108; family 347, line 30; Alice Mcginnis.

    7. [S14] Obituary, Obituary of Dr. John Goheen, at Blair County Historical Society, Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, newspaper clipping. (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S6] Communication from relative, Letter from Patricia G. Bradley, 1550 N. Parkway #609, Memphis, TN 38112; to Elizabeth L. Albright 6 March 2000, at 4927 Palo Alto SE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S6] Communication from relative, Letter from Robert F. Goheen, 1 Orchard Circle, Princeton, NJ 08540, February 28, 2000 to Elizabeth L. Albright and in her possession. (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S14] Obituary, Joseph Milliken Goheen obituary, Democratic Watchman, 15 Feb 1907, Friday, (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S1056] Census 1910, 1910 US Census, Wayne County, Ohio, population schedule, Wayne twp, ED 161, household 347, sheet 16, Alice McGinnes, NARA micropublication T624, roll 1332 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S13] Land Records, Misc Book 26, page 316, Centre County Deed Book, Bellefonte, Pa (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S41] Military Record, United States, World War Draft Registration Cards, 1942, familysearch.org (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S14] Obituary, Obituary , John Lawrencae Goheen, Centre Democrat, Bellefonte, PA 19 Feb 1948, page 8, column 2. (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S114] Family History Library, Maurice H McDowell, To China and Back: The ancestors of Frances Grace Heimburger McDowell, Salem, Oregon, page 61-62 (Reliability: 2).

    16. [S146] FindAGrave, viewed; 11 April 2016; Memorial# 67885735.

    17. [S37] Church Records, Joseph M. Goheen, Biographical Record, Presbyterian Church, Department of History, 425 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA (10 Apr 1894 (Reliability: 3).

    18. [S114] Family History Library, Maurice H McDowell, To China and Back: The ancestors of Frances Grace Heimburger McDowell, Salem, Oregon, page 61-62 (Reliability: 3).