James W. Goodwyn

Male, #2558, (31 Jan 1841 - 11 Jul 1880)
Father*Thomas H. Goodwyn (c 1814 - )
Mother*Elizabeth V. (?) (c 1816 - )
Birth*31 Jan 1841 James was born on 31 Jan 1841. 
Civil War*between 1862 and 1865 He served in the War Between the States between 1862 and 1865

     Co. C, 40th Alabama Infantry. 
Marriage*4 Oct 1866 He married Nancy J. Culpepper at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 4 Oct 1866 at age 25.1 
Birth of Soncirca 1868 His son Thomas H. Goodwyn was born circa 1868 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
Birth of Soncirca 1878 His son James W. Goodwyn Jr. was born circa 1878 at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
1880 Census*1 Jun 1880 James was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., Mississippi.2 
Death*11 Jul 1880 He died at Sumter Co., Alabama, on 11 Jul 1880 at age 39. 
Burial*circa 12 Jul 1880 His body was interred circa 12 Jul 1880 at Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Cuba, Sumter Co., Alabama

Family

Nancy J. Culpepper (4 Jan 1851 - 7 Oct 1912)
Marriage*4 Oct 1866 He married Nancy J. Culpepper at Lauderdale Co., Mississippi, on 4 Oct 1866 at age 25.1 
Children
Last Edited18 Oct 2008

Citations

  1. Hunting For Bears, compiler, Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Online database at Ancestry.com, 2004.
    http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7842
    Nancy J. Culpepper and J. W. Goodwyn married 4 Oct 1866 in Lauderdale Co., MS.
  2. 1880 Federal Census, United States.
    Page 209B, Hurricane Creek, Lauderdale Co., MS
    James W. Goodwynn, Self, M, Md, Wh, 40, Farmer, AL/GA/AL
    Nancy J. Goodwynn, Wife, F, Md, Wh, 29, Keeping House, MS/GA/GA
    Thomas H. Goodwynn, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 11, Works On Farm, MS/AL/MS
    Mary A. Goodwynn, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 7, N/A, MS/AL/MS
    Maggie L. Goodwynn, Dau, F, Sng, Wh, 3, N/A, MS/AL/MS
    James W. Goodwynn, Son, M, Sng, Wh, 1, N/A, MS/AL/MS
    Allen Culpepper, Other, M, MU, 19, Farm Laborer, MS/---/---.