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Margaret Jane Vanatta Goodan
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Birth: Jan. 25, 1863
Pike County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1933
Adams County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of William L Vanatta and Susannah A Davidson. 1st married William A Logan, 1 child Maud Agnes Logan. 2nd married Benjamin W Wheeler. Children: Lilly, Simon, Josie, Jesse, Joseph, Nina and Bertha Wheeler. 3rd married John F Goodan.

July 8, 1933
Quincy Herald Whig

Mrs Margaret Goodan

Mrs Margaret Jane Goodan died suddenly in her home 237 South Seventh Street, Friday afternoon at 5 o'clock. She had suffered with heart trouble for some time. Mrs Goodan went into her kitchen to get a drink and collapsed. H J Connery deputy coroner conducted an inquest in the Daugherty Memorial Friday night the jury returning a verdict that heart trouble was the cause of death.

Mrs Goodan was born in Fairmount Twp, Baylis on January 15, 1863. Her husband, John Goodan died six years ago. Surviving are two sons, Jesse and Simon Wheeler, Quincy; two daughters, Mrs Nina Wheeler and Mrs Bertha Tate, Quincy; four brothers, Wesley Vannatta, Baylis; Sie Vannatta, Pittsfield; Hugh Vannatta, Walnut Grove, MO; and James Vannatta of California; two sisters, Mrs Anna Hively, Barry and Mrs Minda Mellon, Baylis; nineteen grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. The body will be taken to Barry, where funeral services will be held Monday afternoon.

Illinois Death Certificate
Name: Margaret Goodan
Titles and Terms (original):
Death Date: 07 Jul 1933
Death Place: Quincy, Adams, Illinois
Gender: Female
Marital Status:
Race or Color:
Age: 68
Estimated Birth Year: 1865
Birth Date: 15 Jan 1865
Birthplace: Baylis, Ill
Father: William Vannatta
Father's Titles and Terms (original):
Father's Birth Place: Ohio
Mother's Titles and Terms (original):
Mother's Birth Place: unknown
Occupation: housewife
Residence: Quincy, Ill
Street Address:
Spouse: John Goodan
Spouse's Titles and Terms (original):
Spouse's Birthplace:
Burial Date: 10 Jul 1933
Burial Place: Barry, Pike, Ill
Cemetery: New Barry
Additional Relatives:
Digital Folder Number: 4008296
Image Number: 666
Film Number: 1675012
Volume/Page/Certificate Number: 313

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GOODAN, Margaret 68y 5m 22d 7 Jul 1933
Family links: 
  Benjamin Washington Wheeler (1845 - 1916)
  John F Goodan (1874 - 1928)*
  Lillie Myrtle Wheeler Crites (1885 - 1931)*
*Calculated relationship
Park Lawn Cemetery
Pike County
Illinois, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 39.6918, -91.04864
Created by: LJBC
Record added: Aug 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75290735
Margaret Jane <i>Vanatta</i> Goodan
Added by: Connie Clark
Margaret Jane <i>Vanatta</i> Goodan
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