Barnett Allgood

1864–
Brown, Illinois, United States

The Life of Barnett

When Barnett Allgood was born in 1864, in Brown, Illinois, United States, his father, John Allgood, was 40 and his mother, Margaret Smith, was 39.

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Family Time Line

John Allgood
1824–1880
Margaret Smith
1825–
Elizabeth Allgood
1854–
Edward L Allgood
1858–1895
Luticia Allgood
1859–
Barnett Allgood
1864–
Eulices Allgood
1866–
George Grant Allgood
1868–1914

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1871

Age 7

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Algod, Alegod, Halgod, of Scandinavian origin. Compare Old Danish Algot, from an unattested Alfgautr ‘elf Goth’ or Aðal-gautr ‘noble Goth’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Barnett Algoo in household of John Algoo, "United States Census, 1870"
  • 1870 United States Federal Census - Ancestry.com

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