Green Golden and F.W. Golden charged for conspiracy in the killing of the Governor of Kentucky

Golding/Golden on Facebook The governor-elect of the Commonwealth of Kentucky  was gunned down on January 30th, 1900 while walking to his inauguration. Governor-elect William Goebel lived to take the oath of office but died four days later on February 3nd. Goebel is the only governor in American history to have been killed while in office. … Read more

Edward Hall Golden, 1869-1927, Indiana and Kentucky

Disclaimer: Determination that the haplotype shown below is correct is based upon a claimed descendant relationship by the person taking the DNA test. Desired: two or more matching test results from individuals that are not closely related. ++++++++++++++++ Haplotype: G / G2 / G2a3b1a1a1 G-Z1991 (G-Z2022); Ancestry/Morley Other Matching YDNA Tests: None / Not YDNA … Read more

Richard Golden (of County Tyrone) Descendants – a Family Reunion Letter from Carol Golden

Greetings Family, As I reflect over all the new faces met at this year’s Golden reunion and those I have met on facebook on my personal page and on the Stephen Golden Facebook page  and The Golden Family Facebook page genealogy pages I’m so very grateful for our family. I heard a man on the radio … Read more

Green Golden – Oct 20, 1918 – Corbin, Kentucky – Found shot through head

Golding/Golden/Goulding Family History on Facebook Squire Green Golden of Corbin, Kentucky Corbin is a city that straddles the line between Whitley and Knox counties in the southeastern portion of Kentucky. Corbin is the birthplace of Kentucky Fried Chicken. I can find no history for Squire Green Golden … there was another Green in the area at the … Read more

Henry Golden (1829-1886) and Sarah A Haynes Golden (1838-1915) of McCracken County, Kentucky

Golding/Golden/Goulding et al Family History on Facebook The following is adapted from the Henry Golden memorial page at Findagrave.com by Tom Young. Henry Golden Birth: Apr. 4, 1829, Tennessee, USA Death: May 20, 1886 McCracken County, Kentucky, USA Paducah Daily News Obituary Thursday, May 20, 1886 V16, #263, p2. “A DEATH IN THE COUNTY” “This … Read more

Green Golden and F.W. Golden charged for conspiracy in the killing of the Governor of Kentucky

Golding/Golden on Facebook / My Family History Notes The governor-elect of the Commonwealth of Kentucky  was gunned down on January 30th, 1900 while walking to his inauguration. Governor-elect William Goebel lived to take the oath of office but died four days later on February 3nd. Goebel is the only governor in American history to have … Read more

Golden Family Reunion – Apr 26-28 Williamsburg, Kentucky

Golding/Golden on Facebook / My Family History Notes Golden Family Reunion – Apr 26-28 Williamsburg, KY One of the largest Golden family lines in the U.S. started when Richard Golden arrived from Ireland at some time just before the Revolutionary War. There was another Richard, Richard Golding (1744-1788), that lived in the very same region … Read more