Miles Green Goodwin

3 July 1854–7 October 1926 (Age 72)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Miles Green

When Miles Green Goodwin was born on 3 July 1854, in Alabama, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Goodwin, was 34 and his mother, Louisa L. Seals, was 25. He married Sarah or Sallie Corbitt on 27 November 1877, in Butler, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 7 October 1926, in Georgiana, Butler, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Georgiana, Butler, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Miles Green Goodwin
Sarah or Sallie Corbitt
Marriage: 27 November 1877
Cora Goodwin
Tullis Akron "Tully" Goodwin
Larkin B Goodwin

Spouse and Children

27 November 1877
Butler, Alabama, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jefferson Goodwin


    Louisa L. Seals




    Sylveston H Goodwin


    Richard Goodwin


    Mary Goodwin


    Silvester Henry Goodwin


    Elizabeth Goodwin


+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Historical Boundaries - 1855: Butler, Alabama, United States

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

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)

  • Miles Godwin in household of Theo Godwin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Miles Goodwin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Miles G Goodwin, "United States Census, 1920"

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