Mildred Marie Goff

23 January 1905–3 January 1967 (Age 61)
Barnard, Nodaway, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mildred Marie

When Mildred Marie Goff was born on 23 January 1905, in Barnard, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, her father, Emmett E. Goff, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Bell Burr, was 19. She married Oliver Wilton Long on 26 October 1923, in Nodaway, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She lived in Nodaway, Missouri, United States in 1935 and Green Township, Nodaway, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 3 January 1967, at the age of 61, and was buried in Maryville, Nodaway, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Wilton Long
Mildred Marie Goff
Marriage: 26 October 1923
Mary E Selby
Mary Elizabeth Long
Fanny Belle Long
Jessie Marie Long

Spouse and Children

26 October 1923
Nodaway, Missouri, United States


    Mary E Selby




    Jessie Marie Long


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 1

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 Welsh: nickname for a redhaired person ( see Gough ).2 English (of Cornish and Breton origin): occupational name from Cornish and Breton goff ‘smith’ (cognate with Gaelic gobha). The surname is common in East Anglia, where it is of Breton origin, introduced by followers of William the Conqueror.3 Irish: reduced form of McGoff .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mildred M Salsman in household of Leonard J Salsman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mildred Goff in household of Fannie Gunn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mildred M Long in household of Oliver W Long, "United States Census, 1940"

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