John Goaslind

25 December 1843–30 April 1879 (Age 35)
Spring, Harris, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of John

When John Goaslind was born on 25 December 1843, in Spring, Harris, Texas, United States, his father, John Cornog Goaslind, was 25 and his mother, Matilda White, was 30. He married Mary Jane Alder in 1867, in Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1850 and Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1860. In 1860, at the age of 17, his occupation is listed as mill wright in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 30 April 1879, in Franklin, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Goaslind
Mary Jane Alder
Marriage: 1867
George John Goaslind
Levi Goaslind
Mary Jane Goaslind
Joseph Henry Goaslind
Matilda Ann Goaslind
Alfred Edmund Goaslind
William James Goaslind

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1867Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1844 · German Immigration to Texas
    Age 1
    Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 17
    Historical Boundaries 1860: Washington Territory, United States 1861: Shoshone, Washington Territory, United States 1861: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States 1913: Franklin, Idaho, United States

    Name Meaning

    Greek: the Lord gave graciously; whom Jehovah gave; whom Jehovah bestowed.

    Story Highlight

    John Conrog Goaslind History

    John Cornog Goaslind John was born 26 Jan 1818, Augusta, Bracken Co., Kentucky, d. 6 June 1878, Coveville, Cache Co., Utah, buried at Richmond, Utah, son of John Goaslind and Hannah Cornog; md. ( …

    Sources (28)

    • Legacy NFS Source: John Goaslind - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: John Cornog Goaslind
    • John Goshin in household of Levi Goshin, "United States Census, 1850"
    • John Goaslind in entry for Matilda Ann Ellsworth, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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