Colonel Ellis Goode

Male25 July 1893–6 November 1986

Brief Life History of Colonel Ellis

When Colonel Ellis Goode was born on 25 July 1893, in Union, Mississippi, United States, his father, Joseph Hawkins Goode, was 40 and his mother, Alice Elvira Boatner, was 26. He married Clara Mae Hudson about 1916, in Union, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Beat 5, Marshall, Mississippi, United States in 1940 and Marshall, Mississippi, United States in 1950. He died on 6 November 1986, in Potts Camp, Marshall, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Cornersville, Marshall, Mississippi, United States.

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Colonel Ellis Goode
Clara Mae Hudson
Marriage: about 1916
Vandyke Allen Goode
Syble Lorraine Goode
Jewell Geneva Goode
Delmer Willam Goode

Sources (13)

  • Colonel E Goode, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Colonel Goode, "United States Social Security Death Index"
  • Colonel Ellis Goode Sr in entry for Mrs Jewell Goode Mcdugle, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1916Union, Ohio, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 3

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

    Age 14

    When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.

    1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

    Age 25

    To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): variant of Good . This name has been used in Ireland since the 16th century.

    Possibly an Americanized form of Dutch Goede .

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

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