David Nutter Goding

1826–1900 (Age 74)
Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, United States

The Life of David Nutter

When David Nutter Goding was born on 28 May 1826, in Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, his father, Jonas Coolidge Goding, was 36 and his mother, Patience Tollman Hathaway, was 35. He married Clara Jane Dow on 21 May 1852, in Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 15 years and Hudson, Hudson, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States in 1900. He died on 14 August 1900, in Hudson, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Brookside Cemetery, Stow, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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David Nutter Goding
Clara Jane Dow
Marriage: 21 May 1852
Albert Monroe Goding
David Arthur Goding
Clara Arvilla Goding
James Alfred Goding

Spouse & Children

21 May 1852
Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Calais Branch is Chartered

Age 6

The State of Maine chartered the Calais Railway in 1832, one of the first railway charters to be granted by the state. Construction was very long, as the project was reorganized, abandoned, transferred to other companies, and extended several times. It was finally completed in 1898.

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Gooding .2 German (Göding): variant of Godding .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • David N Goding, "United States Census, 1870"
  • David N Goding, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Goding, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"

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