Samuel Wright Goldy


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This page was made possible by my cousin Denise, who found the map, inquired, searched, found and took the pictures,                           01 February 2004.


Samuel Wright Goldy 12.22.1814-06.18.1875 was the son of John Goldy 1774-1833 and Amelia Wright 1780-1845. John Goldy was the son of Samuel Goldy 1742-1819 and Ann Toy 1750-1826.

He married Martha L Wright in 1846 and had the following children:
Amelianna 1848-1912, Mary W born 1849, John 1851-1931, and Walter Scott 1853-1944.
Vincentown, New Jersey, 1876 shows that Samuel W Goldy lived at Mill Street across from the Trinity Episcopal Church.

Samuel Wright Goldy and his wife Martha L (Wright) Goldy are buried at the Mount Holly Cemetery on Ridgway Street. 

 

Something a little interesting

Deborah Haines Troth who married William Goldy was the great Aunt of Clayton Haines who lived next door to Samuel W and Martha Goldy in Vincentown and Crispin Lippincott was a 3rd cousin to Jerusha Corlies who married Samuel Goldy. Crispin Lippincott at one time also lived next door to Samuel and Martha Goldy (on the other side).

Samuel W Goldy is the  second-great grand nephew of Elizabeth Wright who married Peter Fretwell,who arrived in this country aboard the "Shield" in 1677.

 

 

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This is the property that belonged to Samuel Wright Goldy who lived in Vincentown, New Jersey. Just left behind the fence is part of the South West branch of the Rancocas Creek.

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End of property at the South West branch of the Rancocas Creek.

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Looking at the property from the other side of the creek.

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The property.

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This house which sits next to the property, possibly belonged to Crispin or Clayton Lippincott. 1880 census.

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The Trinity Episcopal Church sits across the street.

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First map is of 1876 Vincentown, NJ. The second reads heirs to Samuel Goldy14