Bertrand Lafayette Goode

Male1816–from 1870 to 1880

Brief Life History of Bertrand Lafayette

When Bertrand Lafayette Goode was born in 1816, in Huntsville, Madison, Alabama, United States, his father, Joel H Goode, was 41 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 lived in Panola, Panola, Texas, United States in 1850. He died from 1870 to 1880, in East Texas, Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bertrand Lafayette Goode
1816–1880
Nancy Jane Allen
1829–
Marriage: 13 October 1848
Mary L. Goode
1849–
Nancy J. Goode
1855–
Robert Alexander Goode
1852–1931
Virginia Goode
1855–1878
Montgomery Goode
1857–1860

Sources (4)

  • B S Goode, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Bertrand Lafayette Goode - birth-name: Bertrand Lafayette Goode
  • Bertran Goode in entry for Robert A Goode, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1848Caddo, Louisiana, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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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 · Alabama Becomes a State

    Age 3

    Alabama became the twenty-second state admitted to the Union on December 14, 1819.

    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 (Midlands): variant of Good . This name has been used in Ireland since the 16th century.

    Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Goede .

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

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