Posted By:Pat Goodman French
Subject:Levi M. Goodman
Post Date:March 23, 2001 at 06:21:48
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Forum:Jasper County, TX Genealogy Forum
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I would like to know where the Hancock Cemetery is located in Jasper County. I am looking for info. on Levi M. Goodman. My records show that he was born Nov.29,1814 in S.Carolina, died Apr.07,1882 around Peach Tree. Levi was a Methodist Minister & furniture maker. He was killed by Indians in a swamp near Buna,Tx, Jasper County. He is burried in the Hancock Cemetary. He married a Catherine H. Fillyaw born Sept 27, 1825 in N.Carolina. Died July 28, 1907 and burried in the Frost Cemetary, Navaro County.
Levie and Catherine had eleven children. They were my ggrandparents. I would like to have more infor on their lives. Their children born in Jaspher county were Emma Louise Goodman born Aug 31,1859 Died Jan 9,1937; Jeff Davis Goodman June 22,1861 (NFI); Sarah (Dorah or may have been Hannha) Goodman born Aug.19,1862; Willis Leroy Goodman,Born Oct 5,1864 died Sept 23, 1933,married Alice O. Cook, he is burried in Milford,Ellis County,Tx.(*He is my grandfather); John Travis Goodman born Mar 4,1867,died March 16,1908. His wife was Matilda Artema Owens. If you know of these people please contact me.