Wrong war, it was the computers fault. it was the Civil War.He had applied for a pension but it was denied. He was a Pvt in Co. "D" 53 rd Inf.Pension application #s1323.
I can't get any information on my great grand father Geo. Washington Goodrum so I am skipping a generation, mayby two.Harrison was in Carroll Co. Tn at the time G.W. was born, he had a son named Fillmore who could have been married early and been G.W. father also.Harrison was listed in the 1850 cenus as 20 yrs old and the son of Wm. Goodrem.