John D Goldy

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John Durham Goldy


Occupation: Was a whaler for about 4 years, also made hats, and worked on ships in the Great Lakes.

First Post Master of Kiowa 26 January 1874- 16 July 1874.

Served in the Iowa vol Co-B 35th Regiment Civil War.
Age: 35 Ht: 5" 8" complexion: Fair
Occupation: Sailor  Enlisted 22 August 1862

1860 Illinois Census, Rockton, Winnabago County,
Goldy, John agr 31 born in NY
Goldy, Sarah age 25
Goldy, Samuel age 2
Mary age 2/12
Spencer, Sarah age 64

Franklin Twp, Marion County, Iowa Census 7 July 1870
Goldy John age 42 Farmer, born in NY
S E (Sarah Elizabeth) age 37, keeping house, born in NY
S (Samuel William) age 11, born in Ill
M (Mary Augusta) age 10, born in Ill
J (John Durham) age 4, born in Iowa
Grant (James Grant) age 1, born in Iowa
James, age 44, farmer (this is John's brother)