Issobell Goldman / Gouldman of Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland

Issobell Goldman / Gouldman of Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland SCOTLAND — Issobell Gouldman (aka Goldman) & John Melldrome (Meldrom/Meldrum) married 23 Nov 1677 at Edinburgh Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland … >>> Issobell appears to have been a very popular girls name among Scottish Goldmans. An Issobell Goldman (Gouldman) married: +++ 19 Jan 1647 to Thomas Wilson … Read more

How We Became Gouldens. Maybe. Rains vs Gouldman in 1718

Rains vs Gouldman Estate, 1718 ~~~ Goulden is Result? The following is mostly fact and part theory. I have tried to clearly delineate between the two. This is an article in active research.  Have discovered a number of relevant legal documents in the Essex County archives … access will depend upon COVID-19 cooperating so that … Read more

Were Gouldmans once Goldings?

Were Gouldmans once Goldings? Gouldman is not a common name. Even today, the name is very rare in the UK and Ireland. Per census records, the Gouldman name exists today in just four counties. For the Virginia Gouldmans to have an original immigrant from the UK or Ireland, then the preceding two generations of Gouldmans … Read more