Simeon Card Goodwin

30 June 1867–20 March 1891 (Age 23)
Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life of Simeon Card

When Simeon Card Goodwin was born on 30 June 1867, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States, his father, Levi Goodwin, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Violet Smith, was 24. He married Mary Elizabeth Cory on 28 January 1891, in Morgan, Utah, United States. He lived in Point Lookout, Box Elder, Utah Territory, United States in 1870. He died on 20 March 1891, in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Soda Springs, Caribou, Idaho, United States.

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Simeon Card Goodwin
Mary Elizabeth Cory
Marriage: 28 January 1891

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28 January 1891
Morgan, Utah, United States

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 8

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Simeon McDonal in household of Levi McDonal, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Simon Goodwin in household of James Hollensworth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Simeon C Or G Goodwin, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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