Pleasant Goin

Brief Life History of Pleasant

When Pleasant Goin was born in 1808, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, his father, Levi Goins, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Stalions, was 27. He married Isabella Norvell in 1832, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870. He died in 1880, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Pleasant Point Cemetery, Goin, Claiborne, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Pleasant Goin
1808–1880
Isabella Norvell
1816–1880
Marriage: 1832
Ralph Goin
1833–1862
Thomas Goin
1834–1862
Uriah Goin
1836–1864
William Goin
1838–
Isaac Goin
1839–1930
Elizabeth A Goin
1844–1893
Timothy N Goin
1844–1897
Martha Goin
1848–1870
Margaret Lucinda Goin
1849–1904
Marlena Melvira Jane Goin
1849–1927
Thomas Jefferson Goin
1854–
George Washington Goin
1856–1947
Lucetta Goin
1856–
Pleasant Goin
1857–

Sources (5)

  • Pleasant Goin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Pleasant Goin, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Pleasant Louis in entry for Marlena Johnson, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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World Events (8)

1808

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Altered form of Irish or English Gowen .

French: variant of Gouin .

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

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