Jacob Golden, Sr., 1779 – His Last Will on file in Martinsville, Henry County, Virginia

Golding/Golden/Goulding Family History on Facebook Updated 2017.01.03   Jacob Golden was in sufficient health that he was one of the appraisers selected on May 27th, 1779 to handle the estate of Lillyan Hampton. The Last Will and Testament of Lilleyan Hampton, deceased, was exhibited in Court by Deborix Gilliam, co-execturo with John R. Bolling. James East was his estate … Read more

Civil War Battle: Garnett & Golding Farm, Henrico, Virginia – Jun 1862

Golding/Golden on Facebook Day Two of this battle engagement took place on June 28 at the farm of Simon Gouldin (Golding). Location: Henrico County Campaign: Peninsula Campaign (March-September 1862) Date(s): June 27-28, 1862 Principal Commanders: Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan [US]; Maj. Gen. John B. Magruder [CS] Forces Engaged: Divisions Estimated Casualties: 830 total Description: … Read more