John Good (GC31)

1731: Born to Christian Good (GC3). (1)

John Good (GC31) marries Barbara Bauman. (1, p21-22)

  1772 approx: GC314 Christian (2)
  1773 Nov 20: GC311 John
  ___________: GC312 Anna
  1777 ______: GC313 Samuel
  ___________: GC315 Magdalena
  ___________: GC316 Barbara
  ___________: GC317 Elizabeth
  ___________: GC318 Catherine

1761 Feb 2: On behalf of all of the heirs of his father Christian Good (GC3), John receives a patent for all of Christian's land. (3,4)

1769 May 7: John inherits 102 acres as requested in the will of his father Christian Good (GC3). This include Good's Mill. (5)

1792 Aug 4: John Good (GC31) will proved. (1, p21)

Son John Good (GC311) inherits his father's mill property and 24 acres of woodland. (2)

Son Christian Good inherits the remainder of his father's land and his plantation. (2)


1. Jane Evans Best and Howard C. Francis, "Six Good Families of Early Lancaster County, Pennsylvania" in Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, Vol. XII, No. 3 (Lancaster, PA: Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 1989 Jul), p11-28. Also (2014 Jun 24). Jacob Good (GA), Hans Heinrich Guth (GB), Peter Good (GC), Peter Good (GD), Robert Good (GE), Steffan Good (GF), Lancaster Co., PA. John Good (GC31), p21-22.

2. James G. Good, "Research Tips: Good" in Pennsylvania Mennonite Heritage, Vol. 30, No. 1 (Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2007 January), p37. Also Descendants of John Good (GC31) and Samuel Good (GC36).

3. Christian Good (GC3), "Re: Last Will and Testament (German)" in Will Book B, vol. 1 (Courthouse: Lancaster Co., PA, 1757 Aug 11), p184. Also Will recorded by Christian Eicher. Book B includes English translation and endorsement.

4. "Re: Patent to John Good" in RG-17, Records of the Land Office, COPIED PATENTS, Patent Book AA-2 (Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania State Archives, 1761 Feb 2), pp 310-314. Also Patent to John Good (GC31) for heirs of Christian Good (GC3).

5. "Re: Christian Good Heirs to Son John" in Deed Book L, Vol. L (Lancaster Co., PA, 1769 May 7), pp252-256. Also (2013 May 20). Christian Good (GC3), John Good (GC31).

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