Kizzie was born to David & Mululdah (Mary) Fillingim in Newton County, AR on the eve of the Civil War. She married the Civil War veteran, John Goodnight (son of Nancy Rebecca & David Goodnight from Van Buren, CO) at the age of 14 and raised John's daughter, Mazy Ann, from a previous marriage with Nancy Vallines. She bore him four additional children: James W., Alexander, Joseph F., and John W. After John's death and burial in in Beechwood Cemetery in 1885, Kizzie married Alfred J. Keeton and bore him two children; George Britt and Walsie. She and her first huband were counted twice on the Census of 1870; once living next to her in laws across the state line in Taney County, MO and again in Newton County, AR. She's buried by her second husband, Alfred with her first husband, John, buried nearby.
Created by: Brad Melton
Record added: Jul 29, 2013
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