Oren Monroe Goode

12 February 1884–27 December 1969 (Age 85)
Lavaca, Texas, United States

The Life of Oren Monroe

When Oren Monroe Goode was born on 12 February 1884, in Lavaca, Texas, United States, his father, William Taylor Goode, was 29 and his mother, Minerva Eleanor Deborah, was 24. He married Bessie Gray on 24 June 1908. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Yoakum, Lavaca, Texas, United States in 1920 and Kenedy, Karnes, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 27 December 1969, in Beeville, Bee, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Beeville, Bee, Texas, United States.

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Oren Monroe Goode
Bessie Gray
Marriage: 24 June 1908
Deborah Goode

Spouse and Children

24 June 1908


    Deborah Goode


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 10

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Good .

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

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Sources (3)

  • O M Goode, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Monroe Goode in household of W T Goode, "United States Census, 1910"
  • O M Goode in household of W D Goode, "United States Census, 1900"

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