Mark Golden Sr

Brief Life History of Mark

Mark Golden Sr was born on 22 January 1762, in Lincoln, Georgia, United States as the son of Elender Eli Golden Gwaltney and Ahyoka Watike Cherokee. He married Sarah Tyler about April 1795. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 25 January 1844, in Chambers, Alabama, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Holly Springs, Camp, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mark Golden Sr
1762–1844
Nancy Parks
1774–1849
Marriage: 30 July 1801
Mark Golden Jr.
1805–1844
Mary 'Polly' Golden
1808–1809
Carline Golden
1810–1811
Newman Golden
1813–1859
John M. Golden
1817–1897
Dr. William G. Goldin
1822–1894
Caleb Golden
1826–1911

Sources (12)

  • 1830 United States Federal Census
  • Alabama, Select Marriages, 1816-1957
  • Mark Golden in entry for William Golden and Mary Ann Powell, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

World Events (8)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1776

Georgia is the 4th state.

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English golden ‘made of gold; golden in color’ (from Old English gylden), generally a nickname for someone with golden-blond hair.

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Ualghairg (see McGoldrick ).

Irish: adopted for Ó Gabhláin, ‘descendant of Gabhlán’, a personal name based on a diminutive of gabhal ‘fork’.

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

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