Military Service

Golding / Golden / Goulding et al Family History on Facebook Military Service throughout History: I look forward to highlighting the military service and sacrifice of family members throughout our shared history: Military Campaigns Before 1750 French & Indian War | Revolutionary War War of 1812 | Mexican-American War |  Civil War  | Indian Wars … Read more

Military Service World War II

Golding/Golden/Goulding et al Family History on Facebook   U.S. Army Service – World War II 36 Gauldens 28 Gauldings 1900 Goldens 176 Goldings 24 Gouldens 88 Gouldings The following served their country when called upon. Golden – Arvle “Goldie”, 11 Apr 1945 • Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, Enlisted US Army. Golden – Cletus Franklin  (KIA) … stepped … Read more

Louis Golding (1895-1958) – Prolific British Writer and Screenwriter, Russian Immigrants

Louis Golding (b. 19 Nov 1895, Manchester, England — d. 9 Aug 1958, London). English novelist and essayist, an interpreter of British Jewish life.

Golding was the son of poor Jewish parents who had emigrated to Britain from Russia. His family are often referred to as Ukrainian Jews. Father: Philip Golding, b.1859-d.1916. Mother: Yetta Golding, b.1862-aft 1911.

Thomas Goulden of Bush River, Newberry, SC (c1720-aft 1790)

THOMAS GOULDEN, c1720-bef 1800   I believe that the father of our grandfather William Goulden is Thomas Goulden.   This is based upon circumstantial evidence. I have also collected DNA information on numerous other Golden, Golding etc families living in the area — which eliminates many of these families from consideration as being paternally related. … Read more

John William Golding/Golden, 1785, Wilkes County Georgia

Golding / Golden / Goulding et al Family History on Facebook 1773 — Georgia, the area that came to be known as Wilkes County is opened for settlement. Prior to 1773 this area had been officially sanctioned for traders but not for settlers. There appears to be no reason to believe that settlers had encroached … Read more

Sir Nicholas Golding, b.circa 1370 … born in Estonia. Really? An unsolved mystery.

Golden, Golding, Goulding et al Family History on Facebook A number of modern Golding genealogies include (Sir) Nicholas Golding in the line of the Glemsford Goldings. His father was supposedly John Golding b.1350 at Glemsford, Suffolk, England. There is plenty of evidence for a John Golding being at Glemsford (the 1327 Gleanings Report; 1350’s John, … Read more