Mary Ladd Majors

8 September 1784–before 1840 (Age 55)
Stokes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Ladd

When Mary Ladd Majors was born on 8 September 1784, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, her father, Robert Howell Majors, was 23 and her mother, Huldah Ladd, was 22. She married Joel H Goode about 1800, in North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She died before 1840, in Madison, Alabama, United States, at the age of 54.

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Joel H Goode
Mary Ladd Majors
Marriage: about 1800
Hulda Ladd Goode
Dicie Goode
Susanna Goode
Cynthia M Goode
Richard Newton Goode
Robert Goode
Sarah G Goode
George Goode
Ann W Goode
Noble Major Goode
Bertrand Lafayette Goode
Mary J Goode

Spouse and Children

about 1800
North Carolina, United States


+7 More Children

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+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1789 · Becomes 12th State

Age 5

On November 21, 1789, North Carolina became the 12th state in the Union.
1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 15

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Major 1.

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

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