1809 May 5: Born in
Rockingham Co., VA in the
Shenandoah Valley to
Joseph Good (GC229) and
1811: David's parents move to
Fairfield Co., OH.
(2, pEGH-031) (3)
At age two, he probably went with them.
1831 Nov 5: David Good marries Susanah Beery
(1, p67) (4)
1833 Oct 8: Aaron
1835 Nov 22: Joel
1849 Jun 2: Susanna (twin)
: d. Jun 29
1849 Jun 2: Sarah (twin)
1851 ___ __: Inf. dau.
: d. Oct 14
The information for Susanna and their other, unnamed infant daughter is
taken from their grave markers where they rest near their mother at
the Laurel Chapel Cemetery
about four miles south of Bremen, OH.
See the cemetery pages for details.
1840: US Census. According to
the 1840 census for Rush Creek Twp.,
Fairfield Co., OH
shows a David Good with a family whose ages fit David, Susanah,
Aaron, and Joel. However, this David Good
household also has another boy under five, two more boys 1-15, two
girls 5-10, and one girl 10-15. (14)
This David Good family appears on the census page just above a
Joseph Goode, and he might be David's father.
This same census page also shows another David Good family, with this
David being 50-60. This age bracket fits another
who also was in the area, until he died August 21, 1840. This is David's
Uncle David, a brother of his father Joseph,
1850 Sep 25: US Census. David and Susanah are living with their children Aaron, Joel, and Sarah in Marion Twp. of
Hocking Co., OH.
David is listed as a farmer owning $2,500 of real estate. (15)
This same census page shows the families of David's mother
and two of his brothers,
Daughter Sarah dies young, but older than 11. (1, p67)
1855 Jan 15: Susanah Beery Good
dies. Buried at Laurel Chapel Cemetery.