Marbrey C. Goodwin born 1811~ Va / Oh / IL
Looking for the parents ofMarbrey C. Goodwin born 1811 in Va.
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Marbrey married Benjamin Fosteron 23 Feb 1826 in Licking, Ohio.
Benjamin was born in 1805 in Ohio. He died before the 1860 census.
The children of Benjamin Foster & Marbrey C. Goodwin are:
Margaret born in 1832~in Oh
Davidborn in 1834~in Oh
Noahborn in 1837~in Oh
Marbaryborn in1838~in Oh
Mary J.born in 1843~in Oh
Sarahborn 1845~in Oh
Martha R.born in 1850~in Oh
This family moved from Oh to Hancock County Illinois sometime after the 1850 census & before the 1860 census.
Do not know if they moved before or after the husband/father died on not.
In the 1850 census, Benjamin & the oldest son is listed as a Blacksmith
In the 1860 census the family was in Hancock County, Illinois.
Marbrey is listed as a widow, and Latecia Couch 68 VT, is in the household.
This could very well be Marbrey's mother, that came to be with her daughter & family after Benjamin's death???
[But, I am not sure, as I have been unable to find any information about that.]
That would mean that the name Goodwin is Marbrey's ex husband & the C for her middle initial is her maiden name [Couch].
Martha R. Foster grew up & married Marcellus Bragg on 1 Sept 1867 in Adams County, Illinois.
Marcellus Bragg was born 23 Sept 1845 in Missouri.
He is the son of Benjamin Bragg of Mass. & Hannah Rich of Vt.
The family had moved to Adams County, Illinoiis.