Margarite Milbra Goodwin

22 December 1843–13 March 1933 (Age 89)
Tippah, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Margarite Milbra

When Margarite Milbra Goodwin was born on 22 December 1843, in Tippah, Mississippi, United States, her father, Theophilus T. Goodwin Jr., was 36 and her mother, Margarite Robins, was 24. She had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Samuel J Burge. She lived in Beat 4, Benton, Mississippi, United States in 1910 and Memphis, Shelby, Tennessee, United States in 1920. She died on 13 March 1933, in Benton, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Duncan Cemetery, Benton, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel J Burge
Margarite Milbra Goodwin
Henry Edward Burge
Jasper Theopolis Burge
Lois E Burge
John Marion Burge
William Matlock Burge
Addie Winona Burge
Josie Emma Burge

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Parents and Siblings

    Theophilus T. Goodwin Jr.





    Mary Goodwin


    Nancy A Goodwin



    Milberry Goodwin


    James Goodwin


+10 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 18

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 24

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Godewyn, Old English Gōdwine, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + wine ‘friend’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Burge in household of J N Gresham, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret Birge in household of Samuel Birge, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Milhra Berge, "United States Census, 1900"

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