Bertrand Lafayette Goode

1816–from 1870 to 1880 (Age 54)
Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States

The Life of Bertrand Lafayette

When Bertrand Lafayette Goode was born in 1816, in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States, his father, Joel H Goode, was 40 and his mother, Mary Ladd Majors, was 32. He married Nancy Jane Allen on 13 October 1848, in Caddo, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died from 1870 to 1880, in East Texas, Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 64.

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Bertrand Lafayette Goode
Nancy Jane Allen
Marriage: 13 October 1848
Mary L. Goode
Nancy J. Goode
Robert Alexander Goode
Virginia Goode
Montgomery Goode

Spouse and Children

13 October 1848
Caddo, Louisiana, United States


    Mary L. Goode


    Robert Alexander Goode


    Nancy J. Goode


    Virginia Goode


    Montgomery Goode


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1819 · Constitution of 1819

Age 3

The Alabama Enabling Act was signed on March 2, 1819, by President James Monroe. This enabled the people to form a constitution and state government which paved the way for Alabama to enter the union.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 20

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Good .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Bertran Goode in entry for Robert A Goode, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Bertrand Lafayette Goode, "MyHeritage Family Trees"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Bertrand Lafayette Goode - birth-name: Bertrand Lafayette Goode

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