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(1) ___ Dodson
(2) Susannah Hood
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ROBERT GOAD, son of John Goad and Ann Isham, was born in 1742, probably in Bedford Co, VA. and died 1830 in Maury Co., TN 

Robert married (1)___ DODSON. and (2) SUSANNAH HOOD in Maury Co., TN after 1820. 

According to the DAR Patriot Index, Robert was born in 1742 in Virginia, died in 1832 in Tennessee, married ___ Dodson, and provided patriotic service during the Revolutionary War. 

 By a Nov 25, 1767 order, William, Robert and Ab Goad were et al, and their hand were required to work on "the road." 

 In 1771, Robert and his eldest son is mentioned in his father's will

 During the period of 1782 - 1805 (1782 - 1803), Robert appears on the tax lists of Bedford County 

 28 Mar 1785 - Robert surety on peace bond. 

 1787 Bedford Co. Deed Book 8 p. 16, Robert Cowan, atty, deeded 103 acres on north side of Staunton River to Robert GOAD. 

15 May 1793: Robert sold 51 1/2 acres to Joseph Toler. (also spelled Towler) 

 1795: Robert Cowan, atty, deeded 92 acres on the N side of the Stanton River to Robert GOAD. 

 19 Oct 1804: p. 1185: Robert GOAD Sr. and son Thomas sold 198 acres on the N side of the Staunton River to Joseph Towler. (Witnessed by Richard Goad and members of Towler family) 

Robert and other members of his family went to Tn., probably. Williamson Co., near Columbia, before 1807 when a portion became Maury Co. Tn. 

"In ca 1815 Maury, a jury of view" was appointed to lay out the Carter Creek pike. On this "jury, appointees included Thomas Goad, Sr. and Thomas Goad, Jr. When the jury reported back to the court a few months later, the docket was signed by Robert Goad, Sr. and Robert Goad, Jr. " 1816 - Maury Co. Tn. Tax list: Robert GOAD SR. 

1820 - Maury Co. Tn. Census: 00111-00011, "Robbert" GOAD Sr. 

182_ - Maury Co. Tn. Marriages Nov 12, 182_ to Sussannah HOOD 

1830 - Maury Co. Tn. Census: 01010000001-001001, Robert "GOARD" Sr. 

Robert signed his name with the letter "R" both in Bedford Co., Va and Maury Co., Tn. while another Robert Goad of the same time period could read and write. 

Children of Robert Goad and ____ Dodson are: 

    THOMAS GOAD, b. abt 1767, Prob. Bedford Co. VA; m. JULY TOLER, 31 Jan 1793, Pittsylvania County, Va. by Rev. Joh Ayers  

    PETER GOAD, b. abt 1768 prob. Bedford Co. VA 

     NANCY GOAD, b. Abt 1779, prob. Bedford Co. VA ; m. WILLIAM GOAD, January 19, 1797, Bedford Co, Va 

     ROBERT GOAD, b. 1779; d. 1860; m. MARY MAHON, October 13, 1809. 

    (possibly) ABRAHAM GOAD, b. 1780; 

    (very probably) JAMES M. GOAD, b. abt 1784; d. May 23, 1829, White Co., TN;  m. MARGARET SHOCKLEY in Bedford or Pittsylvania County (marriage was recorded in both) 13 Oct 1806 

     (probably) RICHARD GOAD, b. abt 1785, Bedford Co., VA; d. abt 1847; m. NANCY TOWLER, September 25, 1804, Pittsylvania Co.., VA.  

    CATHERINE GOAD, b. Abt 1786, prob. Bedford Co. VA ; m. JOHN MEECE, March 12, 1804, Bedford Co, VA 

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