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Thomas W. Goodrich
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1825
Death: Feb. 8, 1898

Thomas W. Goodrich was born in Belfield, Greensville County, Virginia to James Arrington Goodrich and Mary Spencer. On October 3, 1850 Thomas married Mary Blick, daughter of Hiram Blick and Mary Jackson, also of Belfied. Prior to his marriage, Thomas was educated in the legal profession at the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg. On September 11, 1864, at the age of 38, he enlisted in the Confederate Army at Hicksford and began serving in Edward P. Scott's Greensville County Home Guard unit. He first served as Private in Company A and then as Justice of the Peace for the entire unit. Throughout his life Thomas remained a prominent figure in the Greensville
area, all the while maintaining the family farm at Belfield, and also serving as Justice of the Peace in Henderson. He and Mary raised a productive family of nine children. On February, 1898 Thomas W. Goodrich died at home, leaving a wife and adult children to cherish his memory. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Blick Goodrich (1833 - 1904)*
 
 Children:
  Emmett Spencer Goodrich (1852 - 1915)*
  Ella Goodrich Rowland (1854 - 1925)*
  James Hiram Goodrich (1861 - 1921)*
  Mary T Goodrich Thomas (1868 - 1952)*
  Thomas W Goodrich (1871 - 1923)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Henderson
Vance County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Lot 106 in the Old Section
 
Created by: Descendant
Record added: Apr 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51760647
Thomas W. Goodrich
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Thomas W. Goodrich
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- Amy
 Added: Oct. 12, 2010
Gone but not forgotten.
- Descendant
 Added: Apr. 29, 2010
 
 
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