When James Monroe Golding was born on 30 July 1875, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, his father, Joseph Asberry Golding, was 24 and his mother, Ellen Josephine Wilson, was 22. He married Rachel Delilia Youngblood in January 1896, in Boone, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Kellyville, Creek, Oklahoma, United States in 1930 and Kellyville Township, Creek, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. He died on 20 January 1944, at the age of 68, and was buried in Kellyville, Creek, Oklahoma, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Golding, in form a patronymic from Golda (see Gold ).
Irish: adopted for Mag Ualghairg, see McGoldrick .
German: patronymic from a short form of an ancient Germanic personal name formed with gold ‘gold’.