John Henry Good

1877 Jan 6: Born in Morgan Co., MO to Joel Good and Susanna Huber. (1,2,3)

1885: Moves with parents to near Peabody, KS. (3)

1911: John goes with his brothers Charles and Emanuel to live near Las Vegas, NM. (5)

1916: John goes to the Mennonite Sanitarium (La Junta) in La Junta as a tuberculosis patient and recovered well enough to assume full responsibility for the hospital laundry. (3)

1933 ca.: John's sister Fannie is a patient at the sanitarium until her death in 1936.

1944 Jul 6: John dies in La Junta, CO, having never married; buried Fairview Cemetery, La Junta, CO. (1,3,4)


1. Phyllis Fulk and Lois Brown Miller, Beerys of Page Co., IA (Newport, Arkansas: Evans Press, 1976). Excerpts (2008 Apr 23). 68. Date and parents.

2. Date of birth is given in the Joel Good family bible.

3. "Obituaries" in Gospel Herald, Vol. XXXVII, No. 7 (Mennonite Church of North America, 1944 Jul 28), 335-336. Also www.mcusa-archives.o...bits/44/jul1944.html (MennObits; accessed 2008 Nov 21). John Henry Good.

4. Donald I Good, "La Junta, CO Area History" (57 photos, 2008 Nov 28).

5. Paul Kemper Good, "Some History Regarding the Good Brothers" (2001 Sep 4). Also (2009 Jun 15).

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