Theodore GOODENOUGH, b. 1830 Bainbridge, Chenango Co, NY and his 2nd wf Josephine B. (Davis)b. 1841 Newburyport, MA d/o Samuel/Lavina (Merrill) marr July 1, 1859 at Farmington Bottoms, LaCrosse Co, WI.The Goodenough family came from NY to Wisc. 1854 acc. to Theodor's yngst bro bio in "Early Wisc. Pioneers".Theodore first married Caroline Brooks she died 1857. they had only one son William, b. 1856 Jackson Co, WI.His other chldrn were all with 2nd wf Josephing Davis. THEODORE's fatherAdonijah, b. 1790 Guilfor, VT d. Nov 1,, 1886 Manchester, Jackson Co, WI was s/o David/Abigail (Rice)and Theodore's mother Electa Hoskins, born 1793 Bolton, CT d/o Aaron/Rhoda(Risley) THEODORE AND JOSEPHINE (Davis)GOODENOUGH's children: Theodore Delbert; Augusta Elizabeth marr George IsBel they werelvg at Froyd MT in 1917 acc. toher mo. Josephine's obit - later mv'd to Canada);Major Lenard; Viola M; Alvinia; Lucia Amelia (dy); Nellie A; Samuel Davis (my gr fa); and Hugh Guy. Have add. info on the Goodenough/Goodnow ancestry to immagrant ancestors who came to America 1638, proved thru wills and other vital records.