East Chatham, New York … Nathaniel Golden has passed away … September 1903 … age 84, born about 1819. Where born is not listed … had a son named ‘David’ … per the obituary has a total of two sons and two daughters and a widow surviving him; names not listed … was living with his daughter in Queechy, New York at the time of his death.
>>> Nathaniel Charles Golden‘s family can be found in the 1850, 1855 (NY), 1860, 1870, 1875 (NY), 1880, and 1900 census. Wife is Cornelia Gifford. They married in 1843.
There were approximately 8-10 children in the family. Only four (4) were living in 1900 per Nathaniel’s obituary.
>>> Children: Henry Golden (1844), Robert Golden (1846), David Golden (1848), Charles Golden (1855/1859) and Elizabeth Golden (b/d 1850), Cornelia / Amelia Golden (1852), Mary Golden (1860) and Kate Elizabeth Golden (1862)
There is an 1855 New York census (Barton, Tioga, New York) that indicates there were three named children in the family: John B. Golden (c1846), Delila Golden (c1851), and Rosanna G. Golden (c1853) ~~~ these names do not include known children that were living at that time per the 1850 and 1860 census: Henry, Robert, David, and Cornelia.