Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Goards in:
 • Elizabeth City Cemetery
 • Elizabeth
 • Jo Daviess County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Margaret Zada "Maggie" Lindsey Goard
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jul., 1841
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1931
Elizabeth
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA

Daughter of William Lindsey and Christiana Greer. Her mother died in 1841 and her father remarried and moved to Iowa, but Margaret stayed in IL. In 1860 Maggie is listed as a cook in a hotel.

About 1861 she married James H. Goard. This is a bio of him from The History of JoDaviess County Illinois by H.F. Kett & Co., 1878.

"GOARD, JAMES H. Blacksmith; wife, Elizabeth; born in Cornwall, Eng., Nov. 19, 1839; his father came to Galena with his family in 1841; Mr. G. has called Jo Daviess Co. his home ever since; served in the War of the Rebellion, 140th Regt. I.V.I., first corporal of Co. C; was in Memphis at the time of Gen. Forest's famous raid; married Margaret Z. Linsey; she was born in Jo Daviess Co; they have six children: Cora A., Helen J., Fred, Maggie, Jenny and Harry; Mr. G. has an enviable reputation as a horse trainer and teacher; has two fine horses, and for him to command is for them to obey without halter-strap or bridle; has been in blacksmith business for fourteen years; is also the inventor of the Jim Goard Patent Harness Oil, which is known throughout the country as the best in the market. "

Margaret and James had four more children after the Bio was writen in 1878.
Nettie born in 1879
Joseph born in Mar 1880, died Jul 1880
Ada R. born 16 Mar 1886, died Jan 1867
Lula born Sep 1897.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  James Henry Goard (1839 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Cora A. Goard (1863 - 1918)*
  Jimmy Goard (1865 - 1871)*
  James Cyril Goard (1874 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Goard
Margaret Z., wife,
July 18, 1841 - Feb 24, 1931
(Lot 3)
 
Burial:
Elizabeth City Cemetery
Elizabeth
Jo Daviess County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Mary Jo Freeman
Record added: Feb 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47433302
Margaret Zada Maggie <i>Lindsey</i> Goard
Added by: Dawn Haywood Callahan
 
Margaret Zada Maggie <i>Lindsey</i> Goard
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Headstone Hunter
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service