Stephen A. Goad, c1770 - 1815, s/o William Goad
author: Michael D. Nestor, email:

225    Stephen A. Goad,4                                                                                      22  (William,3,John,2,Abraham,1)

                b ca 1770; d 1815 White Co, Tenn.
                m (bond) 5 Mar 1792 Franklin Co, Va to Rachel Smith, b 1775, d 3 Jul 1846 Warrick Co, Ind, age 71 yr, 6 mo, 19 da, bur Boon
                    Twp, d/o John Smith.  (mar lic #1546, surety Robert Boulton).  (she was widow of Stephen A. Goad, acc to cem rec)

                1789 Pittsylvania Co, Va tax list, William Goad ("son of" by one account, but prob "and son") Stephen.
                1795, 2 Jan: Franklin Co, Va Deed Bk 3, p 201: John Peter Hutson deeded 100 acres on Turkey Creek to Stephen Goad for 20
                1804, 29 Mar: Franklin Co Deed Bk 4, p 585 (rec 2 Apr): Stephen Goad, and Wm, Lucy, Elizabeth, Sarah, and Jane Smith, for
                          15 lbs a piece, deeded 132 acres on head branches of Bull Run to Henry Smith.  Wit: William Camp, Peter Mece.
                1808 Stephen supposedly moved to Tenn.
                1810 Grainger Co, Tenn census, Stephen Goard, 22010-11010, or 22001-22010.
                1812 White Co, Tenn tax list, Capt Isaac Prewet's Co, Stephen Gourd, 1 white poll.
                1813-14 White Co tax lists, Stephen Gourd, 1 white poll, 15 A.
                1816 White Co tax list, Stephen Goard, 1 white poll, 15 A.
                1818 White Co tax list, Rachel Goard, no poll, 15 A.
                1820 White Co census, p 244, Rachel Goard, 110000-11001.
                1821 White Co tax list, Rachel Goard, no poll, 15 A.
                1824-27 White Co Minutes Bk, Rachel Goad to Joseph Cummings  Jr, conveyed 30 A of land.
                1828 Rachel and some of her children moved to Warrick Co, Ind.
                1830 and 1840 census', Rachel not located, unless she was the older female in her 40's living with Andrew Goard in 1830, and the
                         older female in her 50's, living with Peter Goad in 1840.

                issue:  (only 2 daus in 1820 census, but a couple could have already been married)

1.   John Goad, b ca 1792, m Elizabeth ____.

2.   Anne Goad, b 25 Oct 1804, d 1 Apr 1882 Daviess Co, Ind, m ca 1820 White Co, Tenn to Joseph Wilson, b 3 Oct 1796 Cam-
                      den, NJ, d 28 Mar 1889 Daviess Co, s/o Jesse Wilson and Winnie Humphries.

3.   Martha Goad, b ca 1805, m Hartwell Brown Grissom.
                      One of Martha's sons (1826 - 1906) m 1845 Wilson Co, Tenn to Mary Phillips.

4.   Peter Goad, b 1 Jan 1806 Bull Run, Franklin Co, Va, m Disa (Dicey) Smith.
                      Moved to Warrick Co, Ind.

5.   Lucy "Goard", m 14 Sep 1824 Wilson Co, Tenn to John Rogers.

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6.   Amos Goad, b ca 1798-04 Va (or Tenn), m Saloma (Saloney) ____.
                      Went from White Co, Tenn to Graves Co, Ky, and later to Ouachita Co, Ark.

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7.   Stephen Goad, b ca 1806-12 Tenn, m Lucinda ____.
                      Listed in the 1850 Van Buren Co, Tenn census, 1860 White Co census, and 1870 and 1880 Warren Co, Tenn census'.
                      No proof he was a s/o Stephen and Rachel, but they did have two others sons, otherwise unidentifed.  He seems too young
                      to have stayed behind, since Rachel and her children went to Indiana in 1828.

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8.   Andrew J. Goad, b 8 May 1811 Tenn, m Clementine Osborn.
                      Speculated to be a son of John Goad, above, but John also had a son Andrew
Jackson Goad, b ca 1840, so Andrew hence
                      may be the youngest s/o Stephen and Rachel, and one of the two young sons indicated in the 1820 census.  The original rea-
                      son for thinking he was John's son was a quote from a Warrick County history that said he came there "with his uncle Peter

9.   Jane Goad, b ca 1817, d 28 Apr 1890, m 2 Jul 1830 (or 2 Jan 1831) Warrick Co to A. Killis Smith, b 13 Jun 1909, d 25 Aug
                      1873.  They were bur in Freedom Cem, Warrick Co.


                Following unidentified:
                      Anna Goad, b 1801, d 25 Jul 1865, age 64 yr, 4 mo, 11 dy, bur Boon Twp, Warrick Co, next to Peter Goad.

                Ref:  1.  "
The Goads A Frontier Family", Kenneth F. Haas, p 63-65.
                               Refers to Goodspeed histories of Warrick, Spencer, and Perry Co's, Ind.
                         2.   Wanda June Goad Worland's notes, Mike Goad's
                         3.   Lindsay Nutall's 2000 posting on, email:
                               She is a descendant of Anne Goad Wilson above.