Flavilla Elizabeth Goding

1834–1870 (Age 36)
Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, United States

The Life of Flavilla Elizabeth

When Flavilla Elizabeth Goding was born on 16 July 1834, in Livermore, Androscoggin, Maine, United States, her father, Jonas Coolidge Goding, was 44 and her mother, Patience Tollman, was 43. She married Andrew J. Bailey on 12 January 1854, in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Brighton, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 20 years. She died on 30 September 1870, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Brighton, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Flavilla Elizabeth Goding
Andrew J. Bailey
Marriage: 12 January 1854
Lewis Andrew Bailey
Carrie Emma Bailey
Eugenia Bailey
Eugene Baily

Spouse & Children

12 January 1854
Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1837 · Chicago grows to a City

Age 3

Chicago switched over from a town to a city after many people sailed into the port there or traveled by foot to the fast growing area.

Age 12

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)

  • Elizabeth Bailey in household of Andrew J Bailey, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Flavilla Gording in household of James Gording, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Lewis Andrew Bailey, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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