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James Goolsby

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Birthplace: Rowan, North Carolina
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Son of Wade Goolsby and Jane Goolsby
Husband of ? Goolsby; Wife2 Goolsby and Elizabeth Goolsby
Father of John Pleasant Goolsby; Martin S. Goolsby; ? Male 2 ? Goolsby; Mary Goolsby and ? Male 3 ? Goolsby
Brother of Peter Goolsby; Wade Goolsby, Jr.; John Goolsby; ? Goolsby; ?? Goolsby and 1 other

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About James Goolsby

James3 Goolsby (Jane2 Crook, John1) was born Rowan County, North Carolina 1787. James died 1861 in Jackson County, Tennessee, at 74 years of age.

He married three times. He married Wife1 about 1810. He married Wife2 about 1820. Wife2 was probably a free white female, age 20 and under 30, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(107) He married Elizabeth Pippin in Jackson County, Tennessee. Elizabeth was born in Tennessee 1813. Elizabeth died after 1880 in Tennessee. Elizabeth was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(108) Elizabeth was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(109) Elizabeth was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(110)

James was probably a free white male, under 16 years old, in Wade Goolsby's household on the 1790 Census Rowan County, North Carolina.(111) James was probably a free white male, age 10 and under 16, in Wade Goolsby's household on the 1800 Census Rowan County, North Carolina.(112) James was listed as the head of a family on the 1820 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(113) James was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(114) James was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(115) James was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(116)

James Goolsby and Wife1 had the following children:

34 i. Sarah4 Goolsby was born about 1812. She married Calvin Johnson. Calvin was the son of William Johnson and Martha. Calvin was divorced from Sarah Goolsby in Jackson County, Tennessee, September 12, 1832. Sarah was probably a free white female, under the age of 10, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1820 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(117) Sarah was divorced from Calvin Johnson in Jackson County, Tennessee, September 12, 1832.

35 ii. Male1 Goolsby was born about 1815. Male1 was probably a free white male, age under 10, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1820 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(118) 36 iii. Female1 Goolsby was born about 1817. Female1 was probably a free white female, under the age of 10, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1820 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(119) James Goolsby and Wife2 had the following children:

37 iv. John Pleasant Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee October 20, 1821. John died before 1909. He married Sarah Ann Pippin. Sarah was born in Jackson County, Tennessee March 20, 1818. Sarah died February 20, 1910 in Putnam County, Tennessee, at 91 years of age. Sarah was probably a free white female, age 20 and under 30, in John Pleasant Goolsby's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(120) Sarah was listed as a household member living with John Pleasant Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(121) Sarah was listed as a household member living with John Pleasant Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(122) John was probably a free white male, age 5 and under 10, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(123) John was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(124) John was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(125) John was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(126)

38 v. Martin S. Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee about 1824. Martin died September 6, 1846 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, at 22 years of age. Martin died of a knife wound inflicted by Samuel H. Forbes. Forbes was sentenced to 15 years in the State Penitentiary. Martin was probably a free white male, age 5 and under 10, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(127) Martin was probably a free white male, age 15 and under 20, in Elizabeth Pippin's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(128)

39 vi. Male2 Goolsby was born about 1826. Male2 was probably a free white male, age under 5, in James Goolsby's houshold, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(129) 40 vii. Mary Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee about 1826. She married Andrew Pippin 1841. Andrew was born in Jackson County, Tennessee March 1, 1825. Andrew was the son of Henry Pippin and Elizabeth Lawson. Andrew died January 9, 1913 in Jackson County, Tennessee, at 87 years of age. Mary was probably a free white female, under age 5, in James Goolsby's household, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(130) Mary was probably a free white female, age 10 and under 15, in Elizabeth Pippin's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(131)

41 viii. Male3 Goolsby was born about 1827. Male3 was probably a free white male, age under 5, in James Goolsby's houshold, on the 1830 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(132) James Goolsby and Elizabeth Pippin had the following children:

42 ix. Elizabeth Sarah Jane Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee November 1, 1831. Elizabeth died June 19, 1900 in Greenville, Wayne County, Missouri, at 68 years of age. She married Josiah Mechanie Brown about 1853. Josiah was born in Tennessee June 26, 1833. Josiah was the son of Daniel Brown and Martha Jane Ellis. Josiah died December 3, 1898 in Greenville, Wayne County, Missouri, at 65 years of age. Elizabeth was probably a free white female, age 5 and under 10, in Elizabeth Pippin's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(133) Elizabeth was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(134)

43 x. Wilson Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee 1836. Wilson was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Elizabeth Pippin's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(135) Wilson was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(136) 44 xi. Wade Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee 1838. Wade was probably a free white male, under 5 years old, in Elizabeth Pippin's household, on the 1840 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(137) Wade was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(138) Wade was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(139) Wade died in the Civil War. 45 xii. Kirby Goolsby was born in Humphreys County, Tennessee 1841. Kirby was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(140) 46 xiii. Mereda Goolsby was born in Humphreys County, Tennessee 1843. Mereda was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(141) 47 xiv. James Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee April 7, 1846. James died November 9, 1922 in Jackson County, Tennessee, at 76 years of age. His body was interred in Jackson County, Tennessee, Goolsby Graveyard. He married Matilda Steakley in Jackson County, Tennessee, 1864. Matilda was born in Van Buren County, Tennessee December 7, 1844. Matilda died December 16, 1938 in Jackson County, Tennessee, at 94 years of age. Her body was interred in Jackson County, Tennessee, Goolsby Graveyard. James was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby on the 1850 Census in Jackson County, Tennessee.(142) James was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(143)

48 xv. Goodall Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee February 1852. Goodall died December 17, 1922 in Tennessee, at 70 years of age. He married Lorinda B. Pippin in Putnam County, Tennessee, about 1871. Lorinda was born in Tennessee March 1859. Lorinda died February 13, 1940 in Tennessee, at 80 years of age. Goodall was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(144)

49 xvi. Frank Goolsby was born in Jackson County, Tennessee February 1853. Frank died 1909 in Tennessee, at 56 years of age. He married Tennessee Childers. Tennessee was born in Tennessee 1859. Tennessee died November 1880 in Jackson County, Tennessee, at 21 years of age. Frank was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(145)

50 xvii. Mary Goolsby was born 1857. Mary was listed as a household member living with James Goolsby in the 1860 Census in Putnam County, Tennessee.(146)

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James Goolsby's Timeline

1787
1787
Rowan, North Carolina
1821
October 20, 1821
Age 34
Gainesboro, Jackson, TN, USA
1824
1824
Age 37
1826
1826
Age 39
1826
Age 39
1827
1827
Age 40
1861
1861
Age 74