Francis Marion"Frank" Goswick,Jr(son of  Francis Marion  and Martha Elizabeth (Coxen) Goswick  and his daughter  Faye LaVonne Goswick. Wedding picture of Virgil E. "Bud" Goswick (son of Francis Marion).
L/R front row: LuJeanne Schmidt & Virgil Goswick
Back Row:L/R: Olga (Wienand) Goswick and
Jeannie Schmidt (mothers and mother in law)


Francis Marion "Frank" Goswick b. Dec.09,1893 Wright Co.Mo. died 1942 Washington
(m)lst. 9/21/1915 Mo. (m)2nd. ca.1918? (m)3rd. Oct.07,1920  (m) 4th. June 25,1925 PerkinsCo.S.D.
lst. Cora Higgins b. Aug. 1897 Iowa , died 1975 Santa Crews,Ca.
2. Velda L.Wilson born ca. 1900 Ks. (view 1920 census of Frank & Velda) (View 1930 of Velda & ch.)
3rd. Olga Ruth Wienand born Nov.09,1894 died June.18,1972 (view 1930 census)
4th. Adelia Ruth Goade/Good born ca. 1906 SD. died n/r   (view 1930 census of Ruth) No ch by Ruth Goade/Good. Marriage noted they resided in Harding Co.S.D., Married in Perkins Co.S.D.
5th. Wife still living in 2005

          child by Cora Higgins.
1. Jack M. Goswick b. 9/06/1917 Sidney, Nebraska Or Iowa,(m) Eleanor Ruth Blanton (view 1920 c)

            Children by Velda L..
2.  Maxine  E. Goswick born Nov.16,1918 Mo. d: Nov.10,2001 Clallam,Washington (m) Quentin DeBoer (A son Michael Peter DeBoer born Jan.20,1951 Los AngelesCa. died:Feb.13,2001 Florida.

3.  Walter Marion Goswick  b.Aug.15,1920 Frankfort,Ks. Marshall Co.died: Dec.29,1978 Seattle, Wa.. Walter applied for SS in Blue Rapids, Ks. Marshall age 18 listed his father as Frank Goswick and mother as Velda Wilson.. D/C listed Walter M. as a widower since 1959.  Robert I. Guy was informants name on D/C.

Willamette National Cemetery
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon

Goswick, Walter Marion, b. 08/25/1920, d. 12/29/1978, US Army, SGT, Plot: O 0 891, bur. 01/22/1979

         children by Olga Ruth Wienand

4. Faye Lavonne Goswick born Jan.01,1922 Salem So.Dakota (m) Donald William Gleason
5. Virgil Edmond Bud" Goswick born Jan.24,1924 Salem, So.Dakota (m) LuJeanne Marie Schmidt

    children by 5th marriage

6. living
7. living
8. living

Francis Marion "Frank" Goswick dissapeared during 1940's, and there has been no trace of him since one of his brothers ran into him at a train station during that year, and asking him "when would he be coming home", and Frank replied "soon".  His younger brother Edgar Jesse Goswick spent his last years of life searching for Frank to no avail.

Ralph and Lanta (Martin) Goswick and daughter Mildred Goswick.  Ralph, son of Francis Marion and Martha Elizabeth (Coxen) Goswick.

Feb. 03, 1920 Frankfort, Marshall Ks. Vermillion Twp.  Feb. 03, 1920
Frank M. Goswick age 26 born Mo. 1893 Father born Ga. Mother born Mo.
Velda (wife) age 20 born Ks, Father Ill, Mother Ks.  (view 1930 census below)

1930 Duncan, Platte Nebraska
hh# 2
Elmer H. Bain? age 38 Neb. Parents Ill.
Velda L. (wife) age 30 Ks. Father Ill. Mother Ks. (view 1920 census)
Harlan Dean (son) age 3 born Nebraska
Maxine GOSWICK (step dau) age 12 Mo. Father Mo. Mother Ks.
Marion GOSWICK (step son) age 8 born Ks. Father Mo. Mother Ks. 1922

1930, Apr. 04, McCook Co. S.Dakota, Salem Township Dist. 16
Joseph F. Wienand age 60 born Ill. Father Germany Mother Germany
Mollie (wife) age 58 born Ind. Father Ind. Mother Ohio
Grace (dau) age 31 (single) born Iowa
Olga GOSWICK (dau) age 33 (divorced) born Iowa
Faye Goswick (grand-daughter) age 8 born ca. 1922 SD., Father Mo. Mother Iowa
Virgil Goswick (grand-son) age 6 born ca. 1924 S.D. Father Mo. Mother Iowa

1920 Cheyenne, Sidney Nebraska ED 72
hh# 321
George Higgins age 57 Ohio Father Canada, Mother Eng.
Rilla M. (wife) age 46 Iowa, father Canada, Mother france.
Loyd (son) age 17 Iowa
Female Unlegable name age 10 Iowa
Martha (dau) age 5 Iowa
Jack M. GOSWICK grandson age 1 year and 1 month born Iowa. (view 1930 census)

According to family members, Francis M. "Frank" and Cora (Higgins) Goswick parted company, both left, leaving baby Jack M. with Cora's parents., and by 1930 Jack M. Goswick was living in Santa Cruz, Ca. St. Francis School listed as: student.  He was age 11 at that time, born In Iowa.  Cora died 4/14/1975 Santa Crews, Ca..  George Higgins was son of Martin and Rebecca Higgins of Canada and England.  In 1900 the Higgins family is living in Pottawattomie Co. Iowa, Hardin Twp, and Cora is listed age 2 born Aug. 1897..  The Higgins are still in Pottawattomie Co.Iowa in 1910, Martin and Rebecca are in hh# 52 (Image 1), and George Higgins (listed as Higans) with Aruilla, George W.,age 15 Cora M (age 12), Loyd age 7 and Vina R. age 3 months.


1930, April 9, Rapid City S.Dakota Dist 24
hh# 241
Ruth Goswick age 23 born S.D. ca. 1906 listed as (D)divorced
boarding in household of: Anna B. Reel.


1930, April 3rd.  Santa Crews Ca. Dist. 36 Town of Watsonville, Missionary Socitey St. Francis School.
Jack Goswick (student) age 11 born ca. 1919 Iowa, Father Iowa, Mother Iowa.

1930 San Jose, Santa Clara Co. California Dist 70
hh# 1043
Rilla Higgins age 56 1873 Iowa (widow) Father Canada, Mother Mo.
Lloyd Higgins (son) age 27 b. Iowa, Father Ohio, Mother Iowa
Inez (dau) age 20 born Iowa, Father OHio, Mother Iowa

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