Hope this helps: Do you have any idea where the Goodrum's came from before N.C.?Please send info if you have it. I live in Houston County Texas. In fact in Lovelady & knew some of these folks.
1483. Laura8 ROBINSON (Harriet7 CLARK, Barton6, Corpus5, Eleazar4, Benoni3 CLARKE, William2, William1) was born in near Lovelady, Houston, TX 17 Nov 1846. Laura died abt 1869. She married Benjamin Franklin GOODRUM. Benjamin was born in Appalachicola, Franklin, FL 5 Apr 1843. Benjamin was the son of William 'Buck' GOODRUM and Mary Dixie RICHARDS. Benjamin died 2 Mar 1899 at 55 years of age. His body was interred 1899 in Antioch Cemetery, Lovelady, Houston, TX. From Mr. Kendon L. Clark - Benjamin Franklin Goodrum was a Civil War veteran, a member of the Confederate Army. Laura ROBINSON and Benjamin Franklin GOODRUM had the following child: 1639 i. Emily9 GOODRUM was born in Houston, TX 5 Nov 1868. Emily died 11 Nov 1928 in Lovelady, Houston, TX, at 60 years of age. Her body was interred 1928 in Salem Cemetery, Lovelady, TX. She married Leven W. GAYLE.