Goswick Genealogies

by: Henry H. & Keuttah (Goswick) Kennemore

James Thomas Goswick
some of his descendants
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1880 Pope Co.Ar.--1900 Pope Co.Ar.- View 1910 Pope Co.Ar.

Picture taken about 1907/8

James Thomas Goswick born 8/03/1830 Humphreys Co.Tn. d:June,??,1922 Yell Co.Ar.
married: ca.1865
Martha Ann Chism b. Jan.02,1844 Ms. died: Feb. 22, 1905 Huff, Pope Co..Ar. (9/29/1999. dau of J. B.Chism)
    children found:

1. George Washington Goswick b. Jan. 22, 1866 Ar. (m) x-4
2. James Plesant Obadiah Goswick b. Nov. 07, 1867 Jasper, Ar. Newton Co. (m)Rebecca J.Davidson
3. John Goswick (twin to J.P.O.) died age 3
4. Amanda ?
5. Sarah Elizabeth Frances Goswick b. Nov. 02, 1870 Ar.(m)lst.Huff, 2nd.Prince 3rd.Chism
6. Mary Jane Goswick b. Mar. 01, 1876 Ar. (m)George W.Davidson
7. Susie "Ellen: Goswick b. Apr. 04, 1878 Ar. (m)James "Jim" Laymon
8. Jesse Nelson Goswick b. Jan. 04, 1882 Pope Co.Ar. (m)Nettie Jeanetta Dunlap

James Thomas and Martha Anne (Chism) Goswick are buried at Boyd Cemetery, Pope Co.AR.
James Thomas Goswick was son of George W. and Nancy Elizabeth (Powers) Goswick of Humphrey and Dickson Co. Tn..  This family was found in Humphreys Co. Tn. in 1840, and James Thomas Goswick appears in Pope Co.AR. 1880.  His brother William Isaac Goswick appears in Newton Co. Ark. 1860 and 1870, but James Thomas Goswick has not been found for the years 1850-60-70, and may be listed as Gaswick, Guswick, Goset, ect. on census films.  Any one having information on James Thomas Goswick for the years 1850-60-70, please contact me at: kgk@cableone.net


1880 Pope County, Arkansas census:Sulphin Township
James T. Goswick age 48 born in Tn.
Martha A. Goswick age 36 (born ca. 1844) Ms.
George W. Goswick age 14 (son) b. Ark.
James O. Goswick age 13 (son) born Ark.
Sarah E.F. Goswick age 8 (dau) born Ark.
Mary J. Goswick age 3 (dau) born Ar.
Susie Goswick age 1 (dau) born Ar.


1900 Pope Co.Arkansas, Sulphin Township
James T. Goswick age 70 born Tn. (1830)(married 30 years 8 ch: 6 living)
Martha A.Goswick age 56 b. Ms.(1844)
Elen Goswick (dau) age 21 born Ar.
Jess Goswick (son) age 18 born Ar.


I was searching the Mormon church web site for a marriage record for Martha Ann and came up with a probable birth date for her. Unfortunately it did not give an exact location of birth or list parents but it listed as
Martha Ann Chism, birth 1-2-1844 in Mississippi. 

Tom Chism


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