Virginia – Franklin County – 1700s to early 1800s

(Below are different Going, Goyen, Gowen related sources for those people were in the Virginia, North Carolina, or South Carolina areas in the early 1700’s to early 1800’s)

Family Search wiki page: https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Franklin_County,_Virginia_Genealogy

Family Search catalogue page: https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/results?count=20&placeId=190638&query=%2Bplace%3A%22United%20States%2C%20Virginia%2C%20Franklin%22

Neighboring Counties 

(See bottom of page for county changes from 1720-1791. Brunswick Co was huge from 1720-1745 – it ended up being divided into many different counties – starting with Lunenburg Co in 1746).

Virginia Counties along or near southern border with North Carolina:

North Carolina Counties along or near Virginia’s southern border:

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Franklin County, Virginia – INFO

Gowen Manuscript:

FRANKLIN COUNTY, VIRGINIA

Thomas Goings was married to Elizabeth Marrs January 11,
1829 in Franklin County. Hercules Marrs was surety according to “Franklin County, Virginia Marriages, 1758-1850.” Children born to Thomas Goings and Elizabeth Marrs Goings are unknown.
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Nancy Going was married to Henry Smith December 13, 1806 with David Young as surety, according to “Marriage Bonds of Franklin County, Virginia, 1786-1858” by Marshall Wing-field.

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Virginia Counties
Accomack  •  Albemarle  •  Alleghany  •  Amelia  •  Amherst  •  Appomattox  •  Arlington  •  Augusta  • Bath  •  Bedford  •  Bland  •  Botetourt  •  Brunswick  •  Buchanan  •  Buckingham •  Campbell  •  Caroline  • Carroll  • Charles City •   Charlotte  •  Chesterfield  •  Clarke • Craig  •  Culpeper •  Cumberland  •  Dickenson  •  Dinwiddie  • Essex  •  Fairfax  •  Fauquier  •  Floyd  •  Fluvanna  •   Franklin  •  Frederick  • Giles  •  Gloucester  •   Goochland  •  Grayson  •  Greene  •  Greensville  •  Halifax  •  Hanover  •  Henrico  • Henry  •  Highland  •  Isle of Wight • James City •  King and Queen •  King George  •  King William  • Lancaster  •  Lee  •  Loudoun  •  Louisa  •  Lunenburg  •  Madison  •  Mathews  •  Mecklenburg  •  Middlesex  •  Montgomery  •  Nansemond  – Nelson  •  New Kent  •  Northampton  •  Northumberland  •  Nottoway  •  Orange  •  Page  • Patrick •  Pittsylvania  •  Powhatan  •  Prince Edward  •  Prince George  •  Prince William  •  Pulaski  •  Rappahannock   •  Richmond  •  Roanoke  •  Rockbridge  •  Rockingham  •  Russell  •  Scott  • Shenandoah  •  Smyth  •  Southampton  •  Spotsylvania  •  Stafford  •  Surry  •   Sussex  •  Tazewell  • Warren  •  Washington  •  Westmoreland  •  Wise  •  Wythe  •  York
MAPS:  Link to VA, NC, SC area Maps

1720-1745 Brunswick County Va size
1746 Lunenburg Co added
1752 Halifax Co added
1753 Bedford Co added
1754 Prince Edward Co added
1765 Charlotte and Mecklenburg Cos added
1767 Pittsylvania Co added
1777 Henry Co added
1781 Campbell and Greensville Cos added
1786 Franklin Co added
1791 Patrick Co added

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