James B Gooch

13 January 1860–16 July 1946 (Age 86)
Linn, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of James B

When James B Gooch was born on 13 January 1860, in Linn, Missouri, United States, his father, Captain Joseph Gooch, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Elizabeth Bragg, was 25. He married Margaret Price Arnold on 22 January 1882, in Linn, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Lawrie Township, Logan, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Lawrie, Logan, Oklahoma, United States for about 20 years. He died on 16 July 1946, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Lawrie Cemetery, Logan, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

James B Gooch
Margaret Price Arnold
Marriage: 22 January 1882
Herman Gooch
James Brownie Gooch

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 January 1882Linn, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1865 · Slavery Abolished
    Age 5
    On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
    Age 26
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 4074;2007: 8299; 2010: 11453)English (East Anglia): from the rare Middle English personal name Goche (also found as Joche). It was current in East Anglia from the early 12th to the early 13th centuries as a variant of Anglo-Norman French Go(s)ce, Jo(s)ce, a pet form of Old French Goscelin.English: alternatively, a nickname from Anglo-Norman French gouge (from Latin gobio), the nominative form of Old French goujon (from Latin gobionem) ‘gudgeon’, perhaps for a gullible person.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • James Molloy in household of Roland Gooch, "United States Census, 1880"
    • James B Gooch, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
    • James B Gooch in household of Joseph Gooch, "United States Census, 1870"

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