Private Cletus Franklin Golden killed at Normandy, France – World War II

Golding / Golden / Goulding et al Family History on Facebook Cletus Franklin Golden possibly descends from the line of William Golding (1704-1782), Richard Golding (1744-1788), and Reuben Golding (1783-1850). The father of James Oliver Golden (1817-1902) was said to be Reuben Golden, born in 1783 at the Ninety-Six District, South Carolina. This would be appropriate timing and place … Read more

Grandparents – Nicholas Martiau, French Huguenot and Jamestown Settler, 1620

Golding / Golden / Goulding et al Family History on Facebook Golden and Belcher family history — grandparents that you may not know that you have. Captain and Virginia Burgess Nicholas Martiau (1591-1657) settled at Jamestown in 1620 and was in the first Virginia House of Burgesses (legislature). >>> I am related to this grandfather via my grandmother Readie … Read more

The Golding Baronetcy, of Colston Bassett, 1642-1716

Golding/Golden/Goulding Family History on Facebook Golding, of Colston Bassett Created 27th September 1642 Extinct about 1716 I. [Sir] Edward Golding, esq. of Colston Bassett, in the county of Nottingham, who was created a Baronet in 1642, married Eleanor, daughter of John Throckmorton, esq. of Coughton, in the county of Warwick, and had issue, of which … Read more