Meredith P. Goodman


Personal and Family Information

Meredith was born on 1 May 1789 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia, the son of unknown parents.

He died on 24 Apr 1854 in Livingston county Kentucky.

His wife was Martha "Patsy" Smith Shelton, who he married on 11 JUL 1818 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. Their eight known children were Elizabeth Ann T. (1819-1862), James Coleman (1821-1891), Charles Crispin (1823-1862), Henry Lewis (1825-1907), John Quincy (1827-1899), Martha Catherine (1829-1879), William Shelton (1831-1911) and Chrischany Jane (1833-1867).


Birth1 MAY 1789
Place: Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Address: age 65 of Typhoid fever, per death record 1854
Death24 APR 1854
Place: Livingston county Kentucky
Address: Livingston County, year 1854, page 2 of 3 Meridith P Goodman, age 65, male, widowed, house carprenter, residence: real Fordman Miill born Pyttsylvania C Va, parents:Elizabeth & ____ Goodman, place of Death: Foreman’s Mill , April 24, cause: Typhoid fever, attended by Dr Sonda
DeathRecord- Goodman Meridith P 1854

Census21 AUG 1850
Place: Livingston county Kentucky
Age: 64
Address: dwelling 358 family 358, Ira Shelton age 35 male farmer born Virginia Elizabeth 35 f Tenn, Margaret “ 5 f KY, Francis “ age 4 f KY, Zackorinh age 2 m born KY Wm P Gooman, age 51 m farmer Virginia Henry H “ 26 m farmer Virginia Catherine “ 21 f Virginia William “ 18 m Tenn Cristaman “ 16 m Tenn
Other Event19 JAN 1821
Place: Pittsylvania County, Virginia
Type: Deed
Address: 104 1/2 acres purchsed by Meredith P Goodman from Samuel(Lemuel?) Shelton, deeded from M.P. Goodman on 2nd Feb 1820 to Abraham C Shelton for debt Goodman had to Pannill and Dickenson, put up for sale to Highest bidder. Land sold by Abraham C Shelton to Armistead Shelton


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