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James Wilson Goheen

Male 1832 - 1911  (78 years)


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  • Name James Wilson Goheen 
    Born 9 May 1832  Botetourt County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Henry County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Address:
    Fall Creek Townhip 
    • William Goheen age 53, farmer, born Virginia, real estate value $600
      Frances age 43 born Virginia
      James W age 18, born Virginia
      Edward R age 16, born Virginia
    • Role: Resident
    Note From 1851 to 1856  Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Hunting was the main employment of a great many of the, among whom were the Goheen brothers, E R and James, and one Tobias Miller, familiarly called "Tobe" she could bring down a buck at almost every shot. E R Goheen has been so successful as to shoot twelve deer and one buffalo in a day. At one time he made a contract for furnishing deer for shat the hides were worth.
    Possessions 15 May 1856  Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Know all men by these presents that Frances Goheen and James W Goheen and Edward R Goheen and Mary Goheen of the County of Butler State of Iowa are held and firmly bound to James Cuningham in the sum of 2,000 dollars for the payment of which well and truly to be made and done we bind ourselves our heirs executors and administrators jointly and severaly firmly by these presences sealed with our seals and dated this the 24 day of Oct A.D. 1855.
      The Conditions of the above obligation is such whereas the above James Cuningham has this day bough of the said Frances Goheen and J. W. Goheen and Edward R Goheen and Mary Goheen there shares in the land herein described The North West quarter and the West half of the NE qrt of Section 19 in Town 93 N Range 16W and the said party of the first part doeth agree with the said good right to Arsabell Goheen and Margaret E Isnogle shares in the same land and to deed the same to James Cuningham against the 15th May 1856 the said James Cuningham has paid to the party of the first the sum of 800 dollars in hand and given his notes for 760 dollars in payment. Now if the said party of the first part shall truly comply with the conditions of this obligation the bond shall be nul and void otherwise remain in full force in lay they are to give James Cuningham full possession of the 15 May 1856.
      In the presence of James Griffith Frances (her mark) Goheen
      James W Goheen
      Edward R Goheen
      Mary (her mark) Goheen
    Census 1870  Cerro Gordo County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    Geneseo 
    • James Goheen age 37 farmer real estate $2000 born Virginia
      Mary Jane age 30 born Illinois
      Isabell age 17 born Iowa
      Wm Alonzo age 14 born Iowa works on farm
      Hannah J age 11 at school born Iowa
      Lorenzo A age 9 at school born Iowa
      Marquius LaFayette age 7 born Iowa
      Edward Absolem age 5 born Iowa
      Alphonso age 3 born Iowa
      Adelbert L age 2 months born Iowa
    Census 1880  Otter Tail County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    Woodside twp 
    • James Goheen age 48, born Virginia, parents Virginia, farmer
      Mary Ann age 42, born Illinois, parents Kansas
      Elisabeth daughter age 25, born Iowa
      Alonzo son age 24, laborer born Iowa
      James son age 21, Laborer, born Iowa
      Anderson son age 19, laborer born Iowa
      Marques son age 17, laborer, born Iowa
      Abasolon age 15 son, laborer, born Iowa
      Alphoso son age 13, born Iowa, cannot write
      Adelbert son age 10, born Iowa, can not write
      Lewellyn daughter age 7, born Iowa
      Vernie age 3, daughter, born Iowa
      Ross son age 1, son born Minnesota
    Census 1900  Sedgwick County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    Greeley Twp 
    • J. W Goheen born May 1832, married 46 years, born in Virginia and parents born Virginia if a farm laborer, rents home
      Mary C born April 1839, has had 11 children and 10 are alive, born Illinois parents in Kentucky
      W G son born May 1850 single born in Iowa, machine restorer
      Ross, son born Feb 1879, single, born Minnesota, farm laborer
      Virna R daughter, September 1876, born Iowa
    Census 1910  Washington County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    Springdale twp 
    • James W Goheen age 77 born Virginia and parents born Virginia, own income
      May wife age 71 born Illinois, parents born Kentucky
      Virnie age 32 single, born Iowa
    Died 8 Mar 1911  Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Near Springdale 
    • Birth: May 9, 1832, Botetourt County, Virginia
      Death: Mar. 8, 1911, Washington County, Arkansas
      Married Mary Ann Burress, Dec. 19, 1854 in Butler County, Iowa.
      Likely no marker and my guess is he is buried with some of his children. 
      Spouse: Mary Ann Burress Goheen (1838 - 1913)
      Children:
        Leonard Llewellyn Goheen (1873 - 1931)*
      Burial: Wilson Cemetery, Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas
       
    Person ID I4053  Goheen
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2019 

    Father William Goheen,   b. 1797, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1853, Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Frances Ella Nicely,   b. 1807, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 May 1831  Allegheny County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Wm Goheen Groom
      Frances Nicely Bride
      19 May 1831 in Alleghany county, Virginia (adjacent to Botetourt Co.)
    Family ID F1243  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Burress,   b. 29 Apr 1839, Ogle County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1913, Wau, Day County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1854  Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 11, 12, 13
    • James W Goheen and Mary Burrows married 19 Dec 1854 by J H Miller, Esq., Butler County, Iowa

      Ed, I have been doing my research since we last talked. Mary Ann Burress married James Wilson Goheen on 19 December 1854 in Butler co Iowa. They had 11 children. My Grandmother Isabelle, brothers Ross, Paul and Joseph are some of them. Do we have a connection???If so I have more info. Carella Maiorino Smith...
    Census 9 Jun 1885  Otter Tail County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Address:
    Woodside twp 
    • James W Goheen age 53 born Virginia
      Mary A Goheen age 47 born Illinois
      Adelbert age 15 born Iowa
      Llewellyn, male, age 13 born Iowa
      Veny, female age 8 born Iowa
      Ros male. age 6, born Minnesota
      His brother and family Edward Rufus also lived in Minnesota in Cass County
    Children 
     1. Isabelle Iowa Goheen,   b. 4 Nov 1854, Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1922, Waubay, Day County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. William Alonzo Goheen,   b. May 1856, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Hannah Jane "Jennie" Goheen,   b. Abt 1858, Butler County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1930, Minnehaha County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)
     4. Anderson Lorenzo Goheen,   b. 8 Mar 1861, Sheffield, Franklin County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1929, Brownington, Henry County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Marquis De Lafayette Goheen,   b. Apr 1863, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years)
     6. Edward Absolam Goheen,   b. Mar 1864, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1911, Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     7. Chauncey Alfonza Goheen,   b. 1867, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1924, Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     8. Adelbert Goheen,   b. 1870, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1891, Furgus Falls, Otter Trail County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years)
     9. Leonard Llewellyn Goheen,   b. May 1873, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931, Sherwood, Renville County, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years)
     10. Vernie R Goheen,   b. Sep 1876, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Earl Ross Goheen,   b. 12 Feb 1879, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1938, Lowell, Benton County, Arkansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F1244  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1049] Census 1860, 1850 US Census, HenryCounty, Indiana, population schedule, Fall Creek twp, page 323, family 208, line 18, William Goheen, NARA micropublication M432, roll 151 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1053] Census 1900, 1900 US Census, Ogle County, Illinois, population schedule, Monroe Township, ED 86, family 83, line 73, page 212, Abraham McNeal, NARA micropublication T623, roll 333 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1056] Census 1910, 1910 US Census, Washington County, Arkansas, population schedule, Springdale twp, ED 148, family 117, line 72, page 154, James W Goheen, NARA micropublication T624, roll 67 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1442] Book Butler County Iowa, page 243, image 244.

    5. [S1749] Deed Butler County, Iowa Goheen 1856, Book A, page 41; Frances, Goheen, James Goheen, Edward R Goheen, James Cunningham, James Griffith, Mary Goheen, Arsabell, Goheen, Margaret E Isnogle; 15 May 1856 [from Norma Gilbertson].

    6. [S429] Census 1870 Cerro Gordo Iowa, 381; Geneseo; page 400; household 23 line 19; James Gohuen.

    7. [S422] Census 1880 Otter Tail, Minnesota, 629; Woodside; 177; p. 210; family 20, line 1; James Goheen.

    8. [S1589] Census 1900 Sedgwick Kansas, 499; Greenly Twp; 261; sheet 7; household 158, line 81; J W Goheen.

    9. [S146] FindAGrave, viewed; 22 August 2017; Memorial# 181243559.

    10. [S1034] Familysearch .org, Marriage Registers 1822-1916 Alleghany County, Virginia,page 5 no. 97, FHL 30523.

    11. [S1034] Familysearch .org, James W Goheen marriage, Iowa marriages 1890-1992, FHL microfilm 1035397.

    12. [S108] Rootsweb Listserve, Carmella52, Mary Ann Burress, 10 Jan 2003, 7 Aug 2011.

    13. [S1442] Book Butler County Iowa, page 262, image page 263.

    14. [S1034] Familysearch .org, "Minnesota, State Census, 1885," index and images, FamilySearch, accessed 27 Jul 2014), Otter Tail > Woodside > image 2 of 5; citing State Library and Records Service, St. Paul. (Reliability: 3).