Does anyone have information on this family, and/or Oak Hill Cemetery? SARAH STIRLING (JOHN1) was born Abt. 1790, and died Abt. 1850 in Chickasaw County MS.She married THOMAS GOGGINS, son of JAMES GOGGANS and ELIZABETH JOHNSTON.He was born 1783, and died Sep 1864 in Chickasaw County MS.
Notes for THOMAS GOGGINS: This may be the Thomas Goggins shown in the 1830 Laurens County, S. C. census.This family apparently moved to Mississippi, and may be the Thomas Goggins shown in Talledega County, Alabama in 1840,and it appears that there are many descendants in Arkansas, (descendants of William James Goggins).
Children of SARAH STIRLING and THOMAS GOGGINS are: 3. i. LUCINDA GOGGANS, b. Abt. 1810, Newberry County, South Carolina; d. 14 Mar 1847, Starkville, Oktibbeha Co., MS. 4. ii. LUCRETIA GOGGANS, b. Abt. 1814, Newberry County, South Carolina. 5. iii. GEORGE W. GOGGANS, b. 13 Apr 1821, Laurens County., S. C.; d. 03 Apr 1883, Talladega, Al.. 6. iv. WILLIAM JAMES GOGGANS, b. Abt. 1827, Laurens County., S. C.; d. Abt. 1899, Cleveland Co. Arkansas.
LUCRETIA GOGGANS (SARAH STIRLING, JOHN1) was born Abt. 1814 in Newberry County, South Carolina.She married DAVID S. BLACKWELL Bef. 1835 in South Carolina.He was born 17 Mar 1816 in Laurens County., S. C..
Notes for DAVID S. BLACKWELL: David Blackwell and family are shown in the 1840 Talladega Al. census living next door to Father in Law, Thomas Goggins.Then the family is shown in the 1850 Chickasaw Miss. census with a complete listing of the names, and later David and Lucretia are shown in the Clay County Miss. census in 1880.
GEORGE W. GOGGANS (SARAH2 STIRLING, JOHN1) was born 13 Apr 1821 in Laurens County., S. C., and died 03 Apr 1883 in Talladega, Al..He married SARAH M. ALBRIGHT 14 Dec 1840 in Talladega, Al..She was born 30 Jul 1823 in North Carolina, and died 30 Oct 1906 in Talladega, Al.. George W. Goggans and his wife, Sarah,are are said to be buried in Oak Hill Cemetery near Talledega, Alabama.