Texas – Collin County

From Gowen Manuscript:  http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~gowenrf/Gowenms118.htm

COLLIN COUNTY, TEXAS

Jerry Wayne Goan died December 05, 1991 according to Collin County death records.
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Levi Goen, a Cherokee, was born in Tennessee in March 1835, according to his enumeration in the 1900 census of Collin County. He is identified as Levi Sterling Goen, according Sandy Beard, a descendant, who reports that he was born in Morristown, Tennessee in Hamblen County.

It is believed that he was married in Tennessee about 1853, wife’s name unknown, and remained there until about 1883. It is believed that he was remarried in Tennessee about 1868, wife’s name Jane. It is believed that they lived in Arkansas in 1884 and probably arrived in Collin County in 1888.

Levi Sterling Goen and Jane Goen appeared in the 1900 census of Collin County, Enumeration District 22, page 4, precinct living in the household of his son, William Anderson Goen.

Levi Sterling Goen appeared as an applicant for a grant in “An Index to the Cherokee Applications.” The applications were filed between the years 1908-1910 for funds granted to the Cherokees and their descendants who were alive as of May 28, 1906. His claim was No. 28920, according to Texas Secretary of State records. Children born to Levi Goen and Jane Goen are unknown.

Levi Sterling Goen was buried in Jones County Cemetery located near Anson, Texas. Jane Goen was buried at Gallatin, Texas in Cherokee County.

Children born to Levi Goen and his first wife include:

William Anderson Goen born February 1855

William Anderson Goen, “a white man,” son of Levi Sterling Goen, was born in Tennessee in February 1855, according to his enumeration in the 1900 census of Collin County. He was married about 1876 to Julia A. Mackinturff, probably in Tennessee. She was born in Tennessee in March 1858. They continued to live in Tennessee until July 1882 and in February 1884 appeared in Arkansas. They were living in Texas, probably Collin County, in May 1888.

William Anderson Goen appeared as the head of a household in the 1900 census of Collin County, Enumeration District 22, page 4, precinct 7. The family was rendered as:

“Goen, William A. 45, born in TN in Feb. 1885
Julia A. 42, born in TN in March 1858
Thomas Luther 19, born in TN in June 1880
Mary A. 17, born in TN in July 1882
Eddie 16, born in AR in Feb. 1884
Samuel [twin] 12, born in TX in May 1888
Henry [twin] 12, born in TX in May 1888
Fannie 10, born in TX in Feb. 1890
Georgie 3, born in TX in Sept. 1896, son
Levi 65, born in TN in March 1835, father
Jane 52, born in TN in Aug. 1847, step-mother”

In 1904 the family lived in Greenville, Texas.

William Anderson Goen filed an application between 1908 and 1910 as a Cherokee entitled to a federal grant, according to “An Index to the Cherokee Applications” filed in the Texas Secretary of State’s Office. His application was given Claim No. 33219.

William Anderson Goen died November 21, 1921, according to the Hunt County, Texas Probate File 2433. He was recorded as bankrupt at the time. Julia A. Mackinturff Goen was appointed administratrix of the estate which consisted of half interest in 57 acres in Cherokee County, valued at $750.

The probate record listed the living children of William Anderson Goen over 21 on November 15, 1921 as “W. R. Goen, Mary Ann Goen Baumgardner, Henry Goen, Fannie Goen Baumgardner, G. D. Goen, John Goen, Claude Goen”.

Children of William Anderson Goen who were deceased on November 25, 1921 were Thomas L. Goen and Ed Anderson Goen. Julia A. Mackinturff Goen died in Hunt County May 28, 1926, according to BVS File 18465.

Julia A. Mackinturff Goen died November 23, 1903, according to her tombstone in Wylie Cemetery, according to “Collin County Cemetery Inscriptions.”

Children born to William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen include:

William Roscoe Goen born in November 1876
Thomas Luther Goen born in June 1880
Mary Ann Goen born in July 1882
Eddie Anderson Goen born in February 1884
Samuel L. Goen born in May 1888
Henry Harrison Goen born in May 1888
Fannie BellmGoen born in February 1890
George Dewey Goen born in September 1896
John Wiley Goen born about 1901
Claude Ervin Goen born in 1904″

William Roscoe Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackintuff Goen, was born in November 1876 in Tennessee, according to his enumeration in the 1900 census of Cherokee County. He was married about 1898, wife’s name Laura. Laura Goen was born in Kentucky in November 1876.

William Roscoe Goen appeared as the head of a household in the 1900 census of Cherokee County, Enumeration District 17, page 11, precinct 1:

“Goen, William R. 23, born in November 1876 TN
Laura 23, born in November 1876 KY
Willie M. 1, born in July 1899 in TX
daughter”

William Roscoe Goen filed an application between 1908 and 1910 as a Cherokee entitled to a federal grant, according to “An Index to the Cherokee Applications” filed in the Texas Secretary of State’s office. His application was given Claim No. 32252.

William Roscoe Goen was shown in the probate records of his father’s estate in 1921. He died in Brazos County, Texas September 4, 1926, according to BVS File 30762.

Children born to William Roscoe Goen and Laura Goen in­clude:

Willie Lee Goen born July 21, 1899

Willie Lee Goen, daughter of William Roscoe Goen and Laura Goen, was born in Collin County July 21, 1899, ac­cording to BVS File 473847. She appeared in her father’s household in the 1900 census enumeration of Cherokee County as “age 1.”

Thomas Luther Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Tennessee in June 1880. His parents continued to live in Tennessee in 1882, in Arkansas in 1884 and in Texas by 1888. He appeared in the 1900 census of Collin County, as a 19-year-old living in the household of his father. He was married to Rosie Baker September 15, 1901, according to Hunt County, Texas Mar­riage Book K, page 431.

Thomas Luther Goen filed an application between 1908 and 1910 as a Cherokee entitled to a federal grant, according to “An Index of Cherokee Applications” filed in the Texas Secretary of State’s office. His application was given Claim No. 32251.

Thomas Luther Goen was deceased prior to the probate of his father’s estate on November 15, 1921. Rosie Baker Goen, widow, lived at 1514 Stonewall, Greenville, Texas, according to the 1924 city directory.

Children born to Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen include:

Everett Lonnie Goen born in 1904
Bula Goen born in 1906
Frank William Goen born November 11, 1909
Thomas Eugene Goen born May 25, 1911
Beatrice Lucille Goen born June 28, 1913
Mary Goen born in 1916

Everett Lonnie Goen, son of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born in 1904, probably in Hunt County. On November 23, 1923 he was married to Opal Bettie Roberts, according to Hunt County Marriage Book W, page 55.

Everett Lonnie Goen, an unemployed mechanic, and his wife Opal Bettie Roberts Goen, lived at 1514 Stonewall, the ad­dress of his mother, in the 1924 city directory of Greenville. He was the father of a child born November 30, 1924, ac­cording to BVS File 75405.

In 1928 Everett Lonnie Goen, a farmer, and Mary Goen, be­lieved to be his sister, lived at 4110 Spencer, according to the Greenville city directory. In 1939 he, a trucker, lived at 3104 Barling, the same address given by William B. Goen, believed to be a son. Four children under 16 were shown to be in the household by the city directory. “E. L. Goen” died December 4, 1943 in Dallas County, according to BVS File 54275.

In 1949 Opal Bettie Roberts Goen, “widow” and a nurse lived at 3014 Barling, according to the Greenville city directory. She continued at that address from that time through 1972. She was listed as a nursery employee of the First Baptist Church of Greenville in each issue of the city directory.

Children born to Everett Lonnie Goen and Opal Bettie Roberts Goen include:

Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. born December 19, 1925
Otho Morris Goen born April 15, 1927
William B. Goen born about 1928

Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr., son of Everett Lonnie Goen and Opal Bettie Roberts Goen was born December 19, 1925 at Greenville, according to BVS File 979916.

He was enlisted in the U. S. Army April 19, 1944 and was dis­charged October 12, 1944 as a private. His discharge de­scribed him as single, 18, and a truck driver by profession, ac­cording to Hunt County Discharge Book 4, page 284.

Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. was married to Nettie Lou Graham in 1946, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 33, page 62. Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr, a truck driver, and Nettie Lou Gra­ham Goen appeared in the 1949 city directory of Greenville liv­ing at 2706 Morse Street with one child.

Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. was married to Mrs. Carolyn Wester in 1966, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 39, page 538. He was shown as an employee of Greenville Cafe, living at 4316 O’Neal in a mobile home, according to the city directory.

In 1970 Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr., an employee of LTV, and Carolyn Wester Goen also employed by LTV, were living on Route Three with their son, William Goen who was born in 1967. In 1972 Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr., an inspector for LTV and Carolyn Wester Goen, were living at 5002 Wellington. Carolyn Wester Goen was also employed by LTV.

Mrs. Nettie Lou Graham Goen, a machine operator at Hen­son’s lived at 1504 Jones with her two sons, Roddin Goen and Randy Goen, according to the 1965 and 1966 Greenville city directory. Mrs. Nettie Lou Graham Goen was married to Allen William Harris in 1966, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 39, page 543.

Children born to Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. and Nettie Lou Gra­ham Goen include:

Roddin Goen born about 1948
Glenn Randall Goen born July 21, 1953

Children born to Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. and Carolyn Wester Goen include:

William Goen born in 1967

Glenn Randell Goen, son of Everett Lonnie Goen, Jr. and Net­tie Lou Graham Goen, was born July 21, 1953, according to BVS File 116515, at Greenville. He appeared in the 1970 city directory of Greenville living on Route Three. In the 1972 directory he was listed as a student living at 5002 Wellington.

Otho Morris Goen, son of Everett Lonnie Goen and Opal Bettie Roberts Goen, was born April 15, 1927 at Greenville, according to Hunt County Probate Book 23, page 694.

He enlisted February 5, 1945 in the U. S. Army and was dis­charged November 1, 1946 as a Technician Fifth Grade, according to Hunt County Discharge Book 9, page 522. He gave his address as 3014 Barling Street, Greenville, the ad­dress of his mother.

Otho Morris Goen was married to Bessie P. Shirley in 1949, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 34, page 381. Of Bessie P. Shirley Goen nothing more is known. Otho Morris Goen, partsman for Little’s Inc. at Wolfe City, Texas and his “wife, Hazel Goen,” were listed in the 1962 city directory of Greenville.

Children born to Otho Morris Goen and Bessie P. Shirley Goen include:

Otho Morris Goen, Jr. born March 3, 1964

Otho Morris Goen, Jr, son of Otho Morris Goen and Bessie P. Shirley Goen was born March 3, 1964 in Harris County, Texas, according to BVS Files.

William B. Goen, son of Lonnie Everett Goen and Opal Bettie Roberts Goen was born about 1928. He died November 30, 1929, according to Hunt County Death Book 6, page 115.

Bula Goen, daughter of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born in 1906, probably in Greenville. Nothing more is known of this individual.

Frank William Goen, son of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born November 11, 1909, according to Collin County Birth Book 2, page 173.

He was married about 1932 to Allie Ray Sprinkle who was born July 16, 1913. She was born to Elisha Parish Sprinkle and Flora A. Freeman Sprinkle who were married in 1893 at Rocky Station, Virginia, in Lee County, according to Margaret L. Sopp.

Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen were the parents of a child born April 6, 1933 in Hunt County, according to BVS File 30287. He, a, truck driver, and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen lived at 2216 Stuart, according to the 1937 Greenville city directory. In 1939 he was listed as a trucker, living at 1221 Walworth. Included in his household were two children under 16. In 1949 Frank William Goen, trucker, continued to live at 1221 Walworth. Four children under 18 were included in his household in that year.

The name of Frank William Goen appeared several times from 1946 through 1952 in the index to Criminal Minutes of Hunt County. Charges filed against him were recorded in Minute Book 9, page 206, 245 and 483; Minute Book 10, pages 174, and 211; Minute Book 11, page 359; and Minute Book 12, page 299.

Frank William Goen, owner of Goen & Son Truck Line and Goen Trading Post, and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen, employed by the Fabric Shop, were listed in the 1959 city directory of Greenville, living at 1221 Walworth. Goen Trading Post was located at 2306 Jordan. Goen & Son Truck Line, a partnership composed of Frank William Goen and sons, Don William Goen and Perry Ray Goen, was located at 2306 Jordan.

Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen continued to live at 1221 Walworth, according to the 1962 city directory of Greenville. They were shown as owners of the Remnant Shop and Goen Trading Post at 2306 Jordan. Reba Goen was listed as the manager of the Remnant Shop.

Apparently Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen were divorced about 1964. He was remarried to Mrs. Ouida Faye Bailey in 1965, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 39, page 235. In the city directory of 1965 Frank William Goen, partner in Goen Trading Post, and Ouida Faye Bailey Goen, an employee of LTV, lived at 1226 Skyline Drive with her daughter Lisa Bailey.

Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen continued to live at 1221 Walworth through 1972 and was a partner in the Club Cafe with her son, Don William Goen. The partnership was listed as manager of the Club Cafe in each addition of the city directory through 1972. She died February 14, 1992.

Frank William Goen and Ouida Faye Bailey Goen continued to be listed at 1226 Skyline Drive through 1972. He continued as the proprietor of the Goen Trading Post at 2204 Lee. A gun shop was added in 1972. He died August 17, 1977.

Children born to Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen include:

Don William Goen born April 6, 1933
Perry Ray Goen born about 1937
Jerry Wayne Goen born January 4, 1944

Don William Goen, son of Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen, was born April 6, 1933 probably in Greenville. About 1955 he was married, wife’s name Erma L. Don William Goen, partner in Goen & Son Truck Line, and Erma L. Goen and two children lived at 2910 James, according to the 1959 city directory of Greenville.

In 1962 he was listed as a partner in the Renmant Shop contin­uing to live at 2910 James, according to the city directory. He was also listed as an aircraft worker for Temco. In 1965 he was listed as an employee of LTV and partner with his mother in the Club Cafe. In that year and continuing through 1972 his family lived at 1314 Park and his employment remained the same. Erma L. Goen was listed in 1972 as a beauty operator at Kut & Kurl Beauty Shop.

Children born to Don William Goen and Erma L. Goen in­clude:

Michael Ray Goen born October 19, 1956
Michelle Goen born May 16, 1956
Lynette Goen born October 7, 1962

Perry Ray Goen, son of Frank William Goen and Allie Goen, was born about 1937, probably in Greenville. About 1958 he was married, wife’s name Geraldine.

Perry Ray Goen, an employee of Temco and Geraldine Goen, an employee of Goen & Son Truck Line, lived at 2824 Hemphill, according to the 1959 city directory of Greenville. In 1962 Perry Ray Goen, production controlman for Temco and Geraldine Goen, a typist for the same company, lived at 4016 Gordon with their two sons, according to the city di­rectory.

Perry Ray Goen and Geraldine Goen received a warranty deed to property in Greenville June 4, 1962, according to Hunt County Deed Book 606, page 276. From 1965 through 1972 Perry Ray Goen and Geraldine Goen lived at 2405 Davis Circle with their two children. Perry Ray Goen was employed by LTV during that period.

Children born to Perry Ray Goen and Geraldine Goen in­clude:

Ervin F. Goen born in 1960
Trent Wayne Goen born February 10, 1961

Jerry Wayne Goen, son of Frank William Goen and Allie Ray Sprinkle Goen, was born January 4, 1944, in Hunt County, according to BVS File 7624. He appeared in the 1962 city directory of Greenville as the owner of Jerry’s Cafe living in the home of his mother at 1221 Walworth. At that time he was a freshman at East Texas State University, Commerce, Texas.

In the 1966 city directory Jerry Wayne Goen, an employee of LTV and Judy Ann Griffith Goen, his wife, lived at 2211 Stu­rart. Later she was listed as a teacher at Greenville High School living at 2900 Robin. In the 1970 city directory Jerry Wayne Goen, a supervisor for LTV, Judy Ann Griffith and their son, Jeffrey Wayne Goen lived at 6320 Stonewall.

Children born to Jerry Wayne Goen and Judy Ann Griffith Goen included:

Jeffrey Wayne Goen born August 8, 1968

Jeffery Wayne Goen, son of Jerry Wayne Goen and Judy Grif­fith Goen, was born August 8, 1968, according to Hunt County Birth Certificate No. 31213.

Thomas Eugene Goen, son of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born May 25, 1911 in Greenville, ac­cording to Hunt County Probate Birth Book 25, page 72.

Beatrice Lucille Goen, daughter of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born June 28, 1913 in Greenville, ac­cording to Hunt County Probate Birth Book 20, page 432.

Mary Goen, daughter of Thomas Luther Goen and Rosie Baker Goen, was born in 1916. She appeared in the estate pro­bate of her grandfather November 15, 1921.

Mary Ann Goen, daughter of William Anderson Goen and Ju­lia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Tennessee in July 1882. Her parents lived in Arkansas in 1884 and in Texas in 1888. She was enumerated as a 17-year-old in the 1900 census of her father’s household in the 1900 census of Collin County. She was married April 5, 1915 to James H. Baumgardner, according to Camp County, Texas Marriage Book 5, page 583. She was referred to in her father’s probate records dated November 25, 1921. Six children were born to them.

Eddie Anderson Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Ju­lia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Arkansas in February 1884, according to his enumeration in the 1900 census. His family removed to Texas prior to May 1888. He was enumer­ated as a 16-year-old in his father’s household in the 1900 cen­sus of Collin County, Texas. He was married to Rosa D. Wood, daughter of W. A. Wood and Nancy Wood, September 21, 1903, according to Hunt County Marriage Book 1, page 485. In 1904 they lived in Hunt County.

He was a farmer living at Ovalo, Texas in 1906. He died October 30, 1918 in Hunt County, according to BVS File 42054.

Children born to Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood in­clude:

Stella Goen born in 1904
Ernest R. Goen born January 27, 1906
Henry Bedford born March 21, 1908
Louis O. Goen born in 1911
Wayne R. Goen born October 18, 1913
William Leroy Goen born in 1915

Stella Goen, daughter of Ed A. Goen and Rosa D. Wood Goen, was born in 1904 in Hunt County.

Ernest R. Goen, son of Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood, was born January 27, 1906, according to Taylor County, Texas Birth Book 1, page 102. His parents were residents of Winters, Texas at that time.

He was married to Fannie Gaston about 1927. She was born in Texas in 1907. In 1928 Ernest R. Goen was a farmer near Win­ters. Ernest R. Goen, a section foreman for Texas & Pa­cific Railway, and Fannie Gaston Goen, a nurse’s aide at Hendricks Hospital, lived at 3025 Waverly Avenue, according to the 1953 city directory of Abilene, Texas. In 1955 Fannie Gaston Goen lived at 242 South 8th Street, according to the city directory.

Children born to Ernest R. Goen and Fannie Gaston Goen in­clude:

Burnice Devon Goen born June 12, 1928
Ernestine Marie Goen born about 1932
Jimmy Raymond Goen born September 22, 1948

Burnice Devon Goen, son of Ernest R. Goen and Fannie Gaston Goen, was born in Ballinger, Texas June 12, 1928, ac­cording to Runnells County, Texas Birth Book CC7, page 359. He was married to Voleen Faye Hudson May 24, 1951, according to Runnells County Marriage Book 11, page 283.

Burnice Devon Goen was listed in the 1955 city directory of Abilene as a fireman living at 842 East North 13th Street. Voleen Faye Hudson Goen was a secretary for Ace Air Condi­tioning. Living at the same address in 1955 was H. T. Goen, a truck driver. In 1953 H. T. Goen lived at 1141 Rogers.

Ernestine Marie Goen, daughter of Ernest R. Goen and Fannie Gaston Goen, was born about 1932, probably in Run­nells County. She was married to Albert Bailey Johnes of Route 1, Winters, May 14, 1955 according to Runnells County Marriage Book 11, page 592.

Jimmie Raymond Goen, son of Ernest R. Goen and Fannie Gaston Goen, was born in Abilene September 22, 1948, ac­cording to Taylor County Birth Book 35, page 53.

He was married to Rebecca Jean Spergle February 2, 1969, ac­cording to Taylor County Marriage Book 38, page 579. Of Jimmie Raymond Goen and Rebecca Jean Spergle Goen noth­ing more is known.

Henry Bedford Goen, son of Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood Goen, was born March 21, 1908 at Ovalo, Texas, ac­cording to Taylor County Birth Book 1, page 215. He was married to Miss Lula Fleming January 24, 1930 in Sweetwater, Texas, according to Nolan County, Texas Mar­riage Book 7, page 116.

In 1933 they lived at Winters. He was a veteran of World War II. He was committed to Wichita Falls State Hospital for mental illness April 3, 1950, according to Taylor County Probate Book 21, page 505. He was recommitted for 90 days February 26, 1952, according to Probate Book 25, page 379.

Henry Bedford Goen, laborer, died of “alcoholic asphyxiation” at Big Spring, Texas December 8, 1958 at age 50, according to Howard County Texas death records. His usual residence was listed as 758 Pecan Street, Abilene, Texas. He was buried in Abilene Cemetery.

Children born to Henry Bedford Goen and Lula Flemming Goen include:

Harley Bedford Goen born in 1930

Harley Bedford Goen, son of Henry Bedford Goen and Lula Flemming Goen, was born in 1930. He died of diphtheria February 16, 1933 at Sweetwater, according to Nolan County Death Book 4, Page 241. He was two years, nine months old and was buried at Sweetwater.
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Louis O. Goen, son of Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood Goen, was born in 1910 in Hunt County. He was mar­ried June 30, 1931 to Elizabeth Thomas, according to Taylor County Marriage Book 12, page 548. Louis O. Goen was a railroad section worker at that time. Elizabeth Thomas Goen was born in 1913 in Alabama.

Children born to Louis O. Goen and Elizabeth Goen include:

Roselene Goen born November 19, 1932

Roselene Goen, daughter of Louis O. Goen and Elizabeth Thomas Goen, was born at Ovalo, Texas November 19, 1932, according to Taylor County Birth Book O, page 118.

Wayne R. Goen, son of Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood Goen, was born October 18, 1913 in Greenville, Texas, according to Hunt County Probate Birth Book 1. page 492. He was married to Connie Lee Price October 24, 1933, ac­cording to Runnells County Marriage Book 7, page 533. Connie Lee Price was born in Wood County, Texas in 1915. Wayne R. Goen was a railroad section hand in Winters, Texas in 1934 when their first child was born there.

Connie Lee Price Goen was a resident of Santa Clara County, California later when she gave a deed to property in Winters, Texas, according to Runnells County Deed Book 431, page 458.

Children born to Wayne R. Goen and Connie Lee Price Goen include:

Wanda Gennell Goen born December 18, 1934

Wanda Gennell Goen, daughter of Wayne R. Goen and Connie Lee Price Goen, was born December 18, 1934 in Winters, according to Runnells County Birth Book CC9, page 261.

On April 26, 1952 Wanda Gennell Goen was married to Victor Wallis Poole, according to Rockwell County, Texas Marriage Book 35, page 381. They were residents of Wylie, Texas at the time.

William L. Goen, son of Eddie Anderson Goen and Rosa D. Wood, was born in Texas in 1915. He was married about 1943 to Nadine Jo Kerby, who was born in 1925. In 1944 he was a bus driver employed by the city of Abilene. In the 1944 city di­rectory of Abilene he was a driver for Short Furniture Company and lived at 1324 Locust with his wife, Nadine Jo Kerby Goen and one child. In 1948 he was listed as a baker for Mead’s Bakery and continued to live at 1313 Locust. In 1951 he lived at 1318 Locust. William L. Goen and Nadine Jo Kerby Goen deeded a house and lot to J. D. Johnson February 6, 1946, according to Taylor County Deed Book 340, page 385.

Children born to William L. Goen and Nadine Jo Kerby Goen include:

Florence Geraldeen Goen born January 15, 1944

Florence Geraldeen Goen, daughter of William L. Goen and Nadine Jo Kerby Goen, was born January 15, 1944, according to Taylor County Birth Book 23, page 292.

Samuel L. Goen, twin son of William Anderson Goen and Ju­lia A, Mackinturff Goen, was born in Texas in May 1888. He appeared in the 1900 census of his father’s household in Collin County as a 12-year-old. He was married February 18, 1912 to Mary Alma Webb, according to Hunt County Marriage Book Q, page 108. A child was born to them there January 13, 1913, according to BVS File 16474. Mary Alma Webb Goen, “widow of Samuel L. Goen,” in 1919 lived at 4504 Stonewall, in Greenville, according to the city directory. She was listed as a saleswomen for Perkins Bros. In 1922 she roomed at 4402 Stonewall. Mary Alma Webb Goen was listed in the city directory of 1928.

Henry Harrison Goen, twin son of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in May 1888, according to his enumeration in the 1900 census of Collin County. He was enumerated as a 12-year-old living in his father’s household.

He was married to Laura Webb, believed to be a sister to Mary Alma Webb, daughter of John L. Webb November 11, 1911 in Greenville according to Hunt County Marriage Book Q, page 15. In 1912 they lived at Caddo Mills, Texas, and in 1915 they lived at 4104 Pennsylvania, Dallas, Texas, accord­ing to the city directory. Henry Harrison Goen received a warranty deed from his father-in-law February 28, 1919 to a lot in Greenville, according to Hunt County Deed Book 231, page 530. In 1922 they lived at 4505 Stonewall, according to the Greenville city di­rectory. In 1924 they lived at 4511 Stonewall. In 1925 Henry Harrison Goen had removed to Lubbock, Texas and lived at 1411 Avenue F, according to the city directory. They were the parents of an infant born in Dallas County, Texas March 15, 1928, according to BVS File 18113.

By 1937 Henry Harrison Goen and Laura Webb Goen had re­turned to Greenville. He lived at 2208-C O’Neal Street and was listed as unemployed by the city directory. Henry Harri­son Goen was listed in the city directory of Greenville in each edition from 1959 through 1972 as a retiree living at 3800 Bourland Avenue.

Laura Webb Goen died June 12, 1965, according to Hunt County Death Certificate 14864. Henry Harrison Goen died November 17, 1972, in Hunt County.

Children born to Henry Harrison Goen and Laura Webb Goen include:

[daughter] born September 4, 1912
Henry Milford Goen born April 23, 1919
[infant] born March 15, 1928

Henry Milford Goen, son of Henry Harrison Goen and Laura Webb Goen, was born at Greenville April 23, 1919. He, a messenger for Western Union in 1937, lived at 2208-C O’Neal Street, the same address given by Henry Harrison Goen, accord­ing to the city directory. In 1939 he was listed in the Greenville city directory as a lens grinder who lived at 4116 Stuart Street.

In 1954 he was an optician employed by Bausch & Lomb Optical Company of Dallas. His address was given as 3800 Bourland Street, the same as Henry Harrison Goen. He was married, wife’s name Helen Goen, prior to 1954. On August 24, 1954 he enlisted in the U. S. Air Force and was discharged as an airman third class August 27, 1955. He was also shown as a veteran of World War II. His discharge is recorded in Hunt County Discharge Book 13, page 346.

In 1959 he was employed in the shipping department of TEMCO and lived at 3111 Mitchell, an address he maintained through 1972, according to the Greenville City Directory. From 1965 through 1972 he was shown as an employee of LTV Corporation.

Henry Harrison Goen and Laura Webb Goen were the parents of an infant born in Dallas County March 15, 1928. according to BVS File 18113.

Fannie Goen, daughter of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Texas in February 1890, according to her enumeration in the 1900 census. At that time she was shown as a 10-year-old living in the household of her father in Collin County. She was married to John Tipton Baumgardner about 1910. He was a brother to James M. Baumgardner who was married to her sister, Mary Ann Goen. She was mentioned in the probate of her father’s estate dated November 25, 1921. Six children were born them.

George Dewey Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Collin County September 25, 1897. He appeared in the 1900 census of his father’s household as a three-year-old. On April 19, 1919 he was married to Alvon Lucille Dickson who was born in Greenville May 21, 1899. In 1925 they removed to Anton, Texas where they were charter members of Lawrence Street Church of Christ. She taught Sunday School classes there for many years.

George Dewey Goen was the father of a child born in Hockley County July 23, 1928, according to BVS File 53411.

He was an estimator for Forrest Lumber Company and lived at 2510 34th Street, Lubbock, according to the 1944 city di­rectory of Lubbock. In 1952 and 1953 he was listed as man­ager of Forrest Lumber Company at Anton, Texas, according to the city directory. In 1970 he was retired and living at 601 Sylvan Avenue in Anton. He died September 25, 1980 and was buried in Anton Cemetery.

In 1998 she was named Hockley County Senior Citizen of the Year. She died at age 99, January 28, 1999 at Lakeside Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Lubbock, Texas. Her funeral was held January 29, 1999 at the Lawrence Avenue Church of Christ, Larry Bloskas officiating.

Her obituary, published in the “Lubbock Avalanche-Journal” in its January 29, 1999 edition mentioned, “She is survived by two daughters, Loraine Morris of Littlefield and Louise Boothe of Anton, four sisters, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.”
Children born to George Dewey Goen and Alvon Lucille Dickson Goen include:

Jean Louise Goen born about 1922
Merle Goen born about 1924
Loraine Goen born about 1927

Jeane Louise Goen, daughter of George Dewey Goen and Alvon Lucille Dickson Goen, was born at Anton, according to Hockley County, Texas Birth Book 4, page 625. She was born about 1922. “Louise Goen” was married to Lewis Earl Boothe September 14, 1947, according to Lamb County, Texas Marriage Book 6, page 168. In 1999 they lived at Anton.

Merle Goen, son of George Dewey Goen and Alvon Lucille Dickson Goen, was born about 1924, probably at Greenville, Texas. He died in 1927.

Loraine Goen, daughter of George Dewey Goen and Alvon Lucille Dickson Goen, was born about 1927. She was married about 1948, husband’s name Morris. In 1999 they lived at Littlefield, Texas.

John Wiley Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Julia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born in Collin County about 1901. On February 14, 1924 he was married to Hiva Savannah [also given as Susanah] Sills, according to Hunt County Marriage Book W, page 170.

John Wiley Goen and his wife, Hiva Savannah Sills Goen of Hockley County, Texas purchased a lot in Anton, August 15, 1929, according to Hockley County Deed Book 27, page 420.

In the 1952-1953 city directory of Anton John Wiley Goen was listed as a laborer. On December 31, 1962 John Wiley Goen and Hiva Savannah Sills Goen sold the lot in Anton to Glen Donn Goen and Mary Maxine Wright Goen for $750, according to Hockley County Deed Book 204, page 104.

In 1970 John Wiley Goen was listed as a custom combine operator and trucker living at 502 Sylvan Avenue, Anton, with his wife.

Children born to John Wiley Goen and Hiva Savannah Sills Goen include:

Glen Donn Goen born in 1928
Ruby June Goen born January 17, 1930
Johnnie Nell Goen born September 5, 1937

Glen Donn Goen, son of John Wiley Goen and Hiva Savan­nah Goen, was born in 1928, in Oklahoma. He was married to Mary Maxine Wright February 18, 1945, according to Gaines County, Texas Marriage Book 4, page 5.

In 1955 Glen Donn Goen, a derrickman, and Mary Maxine Wright Goen who was born in Texas in 1928, lived at 1503 2nd Street in Levelland, Texas. Glen Donn Goen, a rough­neck for Great Western Drilling Company, lived at 107 SE 3rd Street in Andrews, Texas, according to the 1957 Andrews city directory. On December 31, 1962 they purchased a lot in Anton from his parents. Glen Donn Goen and his wife, Mary Maxine Wright Goen entered into a real estate transaction December 1, 1969, according to Hockley County Deed Book 105, page 601.

Children born to Glen Donn Goen and Mary Maxine Wright Goen include:

James Robert Goen born November 10, 1955

James Robert Goen, son of Glen Donn Goen and Mary Maxine Wright Goen, was born in Levelland November 10, 1955.

Ruby June Goen, daughter of John Wiley Goen and Hiva Sa­vannah Goen, was born January 17, 1930 at Anton, according to Hockley County Birth Book 6, page 271. She was married at age 16 to Johnny J. Lindsey May 25, 1946 in Clovis, New Mexico, according to Curry County, New Mexico Marriage Book 31, page 6560. The groom was from Carizozo, New Mexico. Hiva Savannah Sills Goen gave parental consent.

Johnnie Nell Goen, daughter of John Wylie Goen and Hiva Savannah Sills Goen, was born September 5, 1937 at Anton, according to Hockley County Birth Book 1. She was married to Bobby Gerald Roper December 28, 1954, according to Lamb County Marriage Book 9, page 120.

Claude Ervin Goen, son of William Anderson Goen and Ju­lia A. Mackinturff Goen, was born at Greenville September 21, 1904. He appeared in the probate records of his father’s estate November 25, 1921, as “age 17.” One record states the date of his birth as August 24, 1904.

He was married February 11, 1932 to Jessie Pearl Minton at Clovis, according to Curry County Marriage Book 11, page 166. Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, daughter of John R. Minton, was born at Peacock, Texas September 22, 1909. Both were residents of Anton at the time of their marriage.

They were the parents of an infant born in Hockley County November 13, 1939, according to BVS File 100320. In 1943 Claude Ervin Goen was a truck driver living at Anton. On February 9, 1965 Claude Ervin Goen was committed to the Big Spring, Texas State Hospital as a mentally ill person, ac­cording to Howard County, Texas Probate Book 68, page 329. In 1966 they were living on a farm near Anton. In 1970 he was retired and living at 601 Vernon Avenue in Anton, ac­cording to the 1970 Anton city directory. Claude Ervin Goen died December 20, 1970 and was buried in the Anton Ceme­tery, according to Lamb County Death Book 7, page 160.

Jessie Pearl Minton Goen died March 15, 1999 at age 89 at Covenant Medical Center, Lakeside in Lubbock, Texas. Her funeral service was conducted in the Lawrence Avenue Church of Christ in Anton where she was the last surviving charter member, having placed her membership there in 1926. She was buried beside her husband.

Children born to Claude Ervin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen include:

Billy Claude Goen born August 1, 1935
David Anderson Goen born September 5, 1937
Douglas Eugene Goen born November 13, 1939
James Ervin Goen born December 27, 1943
Jerry Goen born about 1945
Ronald Lee Goen born March 11, 1946

Billy Claude Goen, son of Claude Ervin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen was born at Anton August 1, 1935, according to Hockley County Birth Book 1. On February 18, 1955 he was married to Francys Nadine Martin, according to Lamb County Marriage Book 9, page 154. She was born about 1936 to Willie Lee Martin and Bobbye Dimples Broyles Martin, according to Juanita Joyce Martin Lewis, a sister of Francys Nadine Martin. Juanita Joyce Martin Lewis has traced her Martin lineage back to Peter [or Pierre] Martin who emigrated from France to King William Parish, James River, Virginia before 1745. He was married to Margaret Rapine.

Billy Claude Goen was discharged from the U. S. Navy August 16, 1961, according to Hockley County Discharge Book 5, page 305. In 1966 he was shown as the owner of an 86-acre farm in Hockley County. In 1999 they lived in Lubbock. Children born to Billy Claude Goen and Francys Nadine Martin Goen are unknown.

David Anderson Goen, son of Claude Ervin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, was born at Anton September 5, 1937, ac­cording to Hockley County Birth Book 1. On October 10, 1958 he was married to Linda Kay Emfinger at Anton, ac­cording to Castro County, Texas Marriage Book 2, page 224. In 1966, David Anderson Goen and Linda Kay Emfinger Goen were living at 416 East 9th Street in Littlefield, Texas with two sons, according to the city directory. He was listed as a farmer and she a telephone operator. In 1972 they were living at 1205 West 14th Street, Littlefield. They continued in Littlefield in 1999.

Children born to David Anderson Goen and Linda Kay Emfin­ger Goen include:

David William Goen born October 4, 1959
Bret John Goen born June 25, 1963

David William Goen, son of David William Goen and Linda Kay Emfinger Goen was born in Lamb County, Texas October 4, 1959, according to BVS File 214038.

Bret John Goen, son of David Anderson Goen and Linda Kay Emfinger Goen, was born in Lubbock County June 25, 1963, according to BVS File 100847.

Douglas Eugene Goen, son of Claude Ervin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, was born November 13, 1939 at Pettit, Texas, according to Hockley County Birth Book 11, page 109. On December 23, 1960 he was married to Glenda Ruth Chesser, according to Lubbock County Marriage Book 28, page 350.

In 1962, Douglas Eugene Goen, a Texas Tech student, and Glenda Ruth Chesser Goen, lived at 4111-31st Street, Lub­bock, their home through 1965, according to the city direc­tory. Douglas Eugene Goen was a junior at Texas Tech Uni­versity, according to the 1963 college directory. In 1963 and 1964 he was a metal worker for Bailey & Howard Sheet Metal in Lub­bock, and in 1965 he was employed by Gifford-Hill-Western, Inc. During this period Glenda Ruth Chesser Goen was a secre­tary for Cone Grain & Seed Company.

In 1972 he was listed as a taxpayer on 160 acres of farmland in Hale County, Texas. In 1973 he was listed as a salesman for Gifford-Hill-Western, Inc. living in Olton, Texas. They continued in Olton in 1999.

James Erwin Goen, son of Claude Erwin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, was born December 27, 1943 at Anton, according to Hockley County Birth Book 3, page 344. His birth certificate recorded his name as James Earl Goen.

James Erwin Goen was married to Pamela Rae Wallace on November 25, 1962, according to Lamb County Marriage Book 12, page 116. James Erwin Goen was married to Laveda Kaye Burns in Muleshoe, Texas August 1, 1967, ac­cording to Bailey County, Texas Marriage Book 6, page 226.

“James Goen,” whose wife was named Ethel Goen, was listed in the Lubbock city directory from 1966 through 1970 as a warehouseman for William Cameron & Company in Lub­bock. During this period they lived at 713 East Quinn. In 1999 they continued in Lubbock.

Jerry Goen, son of Claude Ervin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, was born about 1945. In 1999 he lived at Post, Texas.

Ronald Lee Goen, son of Claude Erwin Goen and Jessie Pearl Minton Goen, was born March 11, 1946 at Anton. He died September 16, 1949 of embolism, according to Hockley County Death Record Book 3, page 29. He was “found dead under the table” according to his death certificate.
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Billy Joe Goen, son of Mrs. Bessie Bates Goen, was born October 28, 1936 in Collin County according to BVS File 77545. He was married December 17, 1955 to Evalyn L. Renner, according to Rockwall County, Texas Marriage Book 29, page 207. She was born June 23, 1938 in San Mateo County, California to George Elton Renner.

Billy Joe Goen died July 21, 1988 according to Hunt County, Texas death records.

Evalyn L. Renner Goen was remarried to Earl Birkey Richie.

Children born to them include:

James Eugene Goen born October 28, 1956
Diana Joe Goen born January 17, 1959
Marlin Joe Goen born August 13, 1960
Ronald L. Goen born February 7, 1965
Louann Smith born May 11, 1968
Jeffery Lynn Goen born about 1978

James Eugene Goen, son of Billy Joe Goen and Evalyn L. Renner Goen, was born in Dallas County October 21, 1956, according to BVS File 205341.

Diana Joe Goen, daughter of Billy Joe Goen and Evalyn L. Renner Goen, was born January 17, 1959. She was married to Roy D. McClatchey June 23, 1978 in Gregg County, Texas. She was remarried to Corbett A. Simpson March 19, 1988 in Morris County, Texas.

Children born to Roy D. McClatchey and Diana Joe Goen include:

Nicholas McClatchey born about 1980
Jeffery McClatchey born about 1982

Marlin Joe Goen, son of Billy Joe Goen and Evalyn L. Renner Goen, was born in Collin County August 13, 1960, according to BVS File 135812.

Ronald L. Goen, son of Billy Joe Goen and Evalyn L. Renner Goen, was born in Collin County February 27, 1965, according to BVS File 51545. He was first married about 1981, wife’s name unknown. He was remarried August 13, 1983 to Cynthia Hetmer in Upshur, Texas in Gregg County.

Children born to Ronald L. Goen and his first wife include:

Jeffery Goen born December 18, 1982

Children born to Ronald L. Goen and Cynthia Hetmer Goen include:

Clinton Frank Goen born December 23, 1983
Rachel L. Goen born February 14, 1989

Clinton Frank Goen, son of Ronald L. Goen and Cynthia Hetmer Goen, was born December 23, 1983 in Gregg County.

Rachel L. Goen, daughter of Ronald L. Goen and Cynthia Hetmer Goen, was born February 14, 1989 in Gregg County.

Louann Smith, regarded as an adopted daughter of Billy Joe Goen and Evalyn L. Renner Goen, was born May 11, 1968.

Jeffery Lynn Goen, son of Diana Joe Goen, was born about 1978. He was adopted by his grandparents.
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Boyd Thomas Goen was born July 1, 1932 in Hockley County, according to BVS File 54044. Boyd Thomas Goen was married to Reese Ann Williams February 16, 1957, ac­cording to Lubbock County Marriage Book 23, page 573. In 1952 and 1953 he was listed as a salesman for Forrest Lumber Company, residing at Anton, according to the Lubbock city directory.

Boyd Thomas Goen was listed as department manager for Montgomery Ward & Company living at Anton, according to the 1967 city directory of Lubbock. In 1971 and 1972 he was listed as parts manager for Hufstedler Truck Company, Lub­bock, and lived at 206 East 8th Street, Anton, according to the Lubbock city directory. “Boyd Goen” in 1971 was a stu­dent liv­ing at 2415 Auburn Street, Apartment No. 11, ac­cording to the Lubbock city directory. Children born to Boyd Thomas Goen and Reese Ann Williams Goen are unknown.
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Miss C. A. Goen was married to John N. Farris December 14, 1912, according to Lamb County Marriage Book 2, page 174.
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Carl Wylie Goen was married to Shirley Kay Butler May 27, 1967, according to Lamb County Marriage Book 14, page 32. Children born to Carl Wayne Goen and Shirley Kay Butler Goen are unknown.
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G. Goen, father, and L. Goen, mother, were the parents of a son born in Collin County October 7, 1907, according to BVS File 53510.
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Rosa Mae Goen died May 1, 1956 in Collin County, according to BVS File 23788. She was born October 4, 1881, according to her tombstone in Wylie Cemetery.
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Leona Goin, who was born in 1920, and was married to M. B. Wheeler, died in 1966, was buried in Ridgeview Cemetery, according to “Collin County Cemetery Inscriptions” by Alice Pitts.
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Mary Dell Goin was born in Collin County July 28, 1926, ac­cording to BVS File 1239054.
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Peggy Goin was born in Collin County July 20, 1928, accord­ing to BVS File 49957.
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Richard Goins was born March 29, 1957 in Collin County, ac­cording to BVS File 58787.
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Silas Lincoln Goins died in Collin County June 13, 1952, ac­cording BVS File 37594.
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G. H. Gowan and his wife, Dora Gowan, were the parents of a son born July 25, 1908, according to Collin County Birth Book 2, page 108.
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Jesse M. Gowan was married to Alice Lawrence October 23, 1898. Alice Lawrence Gowan was born in South Carolina. Jesse M. Gowan received a warranty deed from J. W. Swindell to 18¡ acres located five miles east of Greenville, Texas on De­cember 28, 1907, according to Hunt County Deed Book 158, page 337. He received a warranty deed to 62.2 acres from J. H. Ameis February 10, 1911, according to Hunt County Deed Book 174, page 417 and Book 214, page 438.

He received 42 acres from R. C. Mitchiner on September 13, 1911 according to Hunt County Deed Book 179, page 222. He received a warranty deed from J. W. Swindell to 17 acres located four miles south of Greenville on December 17, 1912, according to Hunt County Deed Book 201, page 147.

He received a warranty deed from Mrs. Selina Wood to 20 acres January 6, 1917, according to Hunt County Deed Book 220, page 43. He received a warranty deed from Sam Venters to 20.26 acres on March 12, 1920, according to Hunt County Deed Book 258, page 236.

Children born to Jesse M. Gowan and Alice Lawrence Gowan include:

Effie Gowan born July 19, 1900

Effie Gowan, daughter of Jesse M. Gowan and Alice Lawrence Gowan, was born July 19, 1900, probably in Collin County. She died unmarried July 27, 1919 at Campbell, Texas in Hunt County and was buried in Shiloh Cemetery, according to Hunt County Death Book 3, page 26.
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Martha A. Gowan was a property owner in Collin County in 1880. She, believed to be a daughter of George McGarrah and Sarah McGarrah, was an heir to 56.2 acres of land located five miles west of McKinney, Texas on May 10, 1880. She appeared in Collin County Deed Book 12, page 553 along with other heirs, Merinda Robinson, James McGarrah, Henry Ostenhouse and John F. Brown.
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Evelyn Gowen was married to Pvt. Michael R. Bynum of Camp Chaffee, Arkansas December 31, 1957, according to Collin County marriage records.
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Gordon Lance Gowen (20) married Patricia Elaine Wallace (19) on January 21, 1968 according to Collin County marriage records.
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Joseph P. Gowen (19) married Debby L. Rutledge (17) on June 6, 1985 according to Collin County marriage records.
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Joyce Marie Gowen died April 26, 1990 according to Collin County death records.
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Willie S. Gowen Jr. (27) married Katrina M. Brehm (20) on November 7, 1992 according to Collin County marriage records.
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Sammy D. Gowin (33) married Carolyn S. Wells (33) on August 23, 1991 according to Collin County marriage records.
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David E. Goyne died May 28, 1975 according to Collin County death records
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Elizabeth Louise McGowan died January 09, 1993 according to Collin County death records.
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