Descendants of Thiel Goff

Generation No. 1

1. THIEL1 GOFF was born 1710. He married (1) HANNAH THURSTON. She was born in preston Co. Va.. He married (2) JOANNA STROTHERS.

Children of THIEL GOFF and HANNAH THURSTON are: 2. i. JAMES2 GOFF, b. 1740; d. 1834, Preston Co. Va.. 3. ii. JOHN THURSTON GOFF, b. 1738, MD; d. 1803, Monongalia Co. now Preston Co.

Children of THIEL GOFF and JOANNA STROTHERS are: iii. THOMAS JONAS2 GOFF, d. Winchester, Kentucky Clark Co.; m. (1) MARGARET PARSONS; d. Winchester, Kentucky Clark Co.; m. (2) MARGARET GRAY, 1778. 4. iv. SALTHANIEL GOFF, b. 1748, MD; d. 1791, St.George, Tucker County/Randolf VA/WV. v. TOMAR GOFF.

Generation No. 2

2. JAMES2 GOFF (THIEL1) was born 1740, and died 1834 in Preston Co. Va.. He married MARY EUNICE JOHNSON, daughter of GARRETT JOHNSON and JUDITH.

Children of JAMES GOFF and MARY JOHNSON are: i. JOHN3 GOFF. ii. SALATHIEL GOFF. iii. NANCY GOFF. iv. ELEANOR GOFF.

3. JOHN THURSTON2 GOFF (THIEL1) was born 1738 in MD, and died 1803 in Monongalia Co. now Preston Co. He married (1) MONACAH CARRICO in Monongalia CO. now Preston Co. She was born 1745, and died 1815 in Preston Co. WV. He married (2) ELIZABETH WALSH 1760 in Prince George Co. Maryland. She died 1780 in Preston Co. Wv.

Children of JOHN GOFF and MONACAH CARRICO are: 5. i. JOANNA3 GOFF, b. 1782; d. 1867. ii. TAMAR GOFF, b. 1782; d. 1823; m. JOHN RIDDLE, 1802. 6. iii. LUDA GOFF, b. 1784; d. 1835, Gilmer County,WV.

Children of JOHN GOFF and ELIZABETH WALSH are: 7. iv. ALEXANDER3 GOFF, b. 1773; d. 1857. v. ALLALUJAH GOFF. vi. HANNAH GOFF, m. JOHN SMITH. vii. JOHN SHALBURN GOFF, b. 1770; d. 1854; m. ANNA HOWELL. viii. MARSA GOFF, m. JOHNN YOST HECK. ix. WILLIAM GOFF. 8. x. JAMES C. GOFF, b. 1762, Maryland; d. 1837, Miegs Co. Ohio.

4. SALTHANIEL2 GOFF (THIEL1) was born 1748 in MD, and died 1791 in St.George, Tucker County/Randolf VA/WV. He married ELIZABETH SHEREDINE GRAY 1778 in Calvert County,Md., daughter of JOHN GRAY and ANN BROOME. She was born 1753, and died 1839 in Meigs County,Ohio.

Children of SALTHANIEL GOFF and ELIZABETH GRAY are: 9. i. HIRAM3 GOFF, b. 1780, Allegheny Co. Md.; d. 1820, Gilmer Co. WV. ii. JOHN GOFF, b. 1781; m. (1) CATHERINE PARSONS; m. (2) MARY PARSONS; m. (3) MARY RICHARDSON. 10. iii. GEORGE GRAY GOFF, b. 1782, Alleghney Co. Md.; d. 1867, Gilmer Co. WV. iv. NANCY ANN GOFF, b. 1784; d. 1860; m. BENJAMIN RIDDLE, 1805. v. ELIZABETH LUDA GOFF, b. 1787; d. 1876; m. WILLIAM STALNAKER. vi. MARY ANN GOFF, b. 1789; d. 1815; m. JOHN MONGOLD.

Generation No. 3

5. JOANNA3 GOFF (JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1782, and died 1867. She married GEORGE GRAY GOFF 1803 in Alleghney Co. Md., son of SALTHANIEL GOFF and ELIZABETH GRAY. He was born 1782 in Alleghney Co. Md., and died 1867 in Gilmer Co. WV.

Children of JOANNA GOFF and GEORGE GOFF are: i. ELIZABETH4 GOFF, b. 1808; d. 1848; m. THOMAS HALL BARNNON. ii. HIRAM GOFF, b. 1810; m. JULIE HARVERTY. iii. RACHEL GOFF, b. 1812; d. 1845; m. ABRAHAM SUBH, 1830. iv. NANCY GOFF, b. 1816; m. JOHN GOFF RIDDLE, 1836.

6. LUDA3 GOFF (JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1784, and died 1835 in Gilmer County,WV. She married JACOB SPRINGSTON JR., son of JACOB SR. and ELIZABETH LAMBERT.

Children of LUDA GOFF and JACOB JR. are: i. LYDIA4 SPRINGTON, b. 1808; m. DAVID FISHER. ii. ABRAHAM SPRINGTON, b. 1810; d. 1893; m. EVA "EFFIE" GOFF. iii. JOHN GIDEON SPRINGTON, b. 1811; m. (1) MARGARET BUSH; m. (2) SUSAN HECKERT; m. (3) ISABEL STUMP. iv. JAMES CARRICO SPRINGTON, b. 1816; m. MARY JANE HANGER RIDDLE. v. REBECCA SPRINGTON, b. 1814; m. JOHN HALL. vi. JOANNA SPRINGTON, b. 1820; m. GEORGE FARLEY BUSH. vii. WILLIAM SPRINGTON, b. 1822. viii. GEORGE SPRINGTON, b. 1825.

7. ALEXANDER3 GOFF (JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1773, and died 1857. He married ELIZABETH RIDDLE 1799, daughter of JAMES RIDDLE and DORCAS WELCH. She was born 1779.

Children of ALEXANDER GOFF and ELIZABETH RIDDLE are: 11. i. JOHN A.4 GOFF, b. 1800, Randolph Co. Va/WV. 12. ii. SALATHIEL GOFF, b. 1802; d. Texas after Civil War. iii. JAMES GOFF, b. 1803. iv. THOMAS GOFF, b. 1806; m. ELIZABETH SMITH. 13. v. STROTHER GOFF, b. 1809, Va.; d. Ritchie Co. Va/WV. vi. BENJAMIN GOFF, b. 1811; m. EDY SMITH. vii. DORCAS GOFF, b. 1812; m. SAMUEL FLEMING. viii. GEORGE GOFF, b. 1814; m. MARY SMITH. ix. ALEXANDER GOFF JR., b. 1818; m. SARAH BUSH. 14. x. JOSEPH H. GOFF, b. 1822, Lewis Co. WV; d. 1893.

8. JAMES C.3 GOFF (JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1762 in Maryland, and died 1837 in Miegs Co. Ohio. He married ELIZABETH HOWELL 1798 in Randolf Co. Wv. She was born 1781, and died 1858 in Miegs Co. Ohio.

Children of JAMES GOFF and ELIZABETH HOWELL are: i. JOHN B.4 GOFF, b. 1794. 15. ii. SANTHANIEL GEORGE GOFF, b. 1796, Maryland; d. Ritchie Co. WV.

9. HIRAM3 GOFF (SALTHANIEL2, THIEL1) was born 1780 in Allegheny Co. Md., and died 1820 in Gilmer Co. WV. He married (1) RACHEL BRANNAN. He married (2) MARGARET RUSH 1805. She was born 1785, and died 1848.

Child of HIRAM GOFF and RACHEL BRANNAN is: i. RACHEL4 GOFF, b. 1815; d. 1885; m. GEORGE WASHINGTON HARDMAN.

Children of HIRAM GOFF and MARGARET RUSH are: ii. JOHN R.4 GOFF, b. 1808; d. 1880; m. ENUNICE JOHNSON. iii. ELIZABETH GOFF, b. 1809; m. HIRAM RIDDLE. iv. EVA GOFF, b. 1811; d. 1832; m. ABRAHAM SPRINGSTON. 16. v. WILLIAM RUSH GOFF, b. 1813; d. 1892, Roane Co. WV. vi. DAWSON GOFF.

10. GEORGE GRAY3 GOFF (SALTHANIEL2, THIEL1) was born 1782 in Alleghney Co. Md., and died 1867 in Gilmer Co. WV. He married JOANNA GOFF 1803 in Alleghney Co. Md., daughter of JOHN GOFF and MONACAH CARRICO. She was born 1782, and died 1867.

Children are listed above under (5) Joanna Goff.

Generation No. 4

11. JOHN A.4 GOFF (ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1800 in Randolph Co. Va/WV. He married CATHERINE BOOHER 1817 in Lewis Co. WV. She was born 1797 in Lewis Co. WV.

Children of JOHN GOFF and CATHERINE BOOHER are: i. JULIA5 GOFF. ii. PHILLIP GOFF. iii. LAFAYETTE GOFF. iv. JOHN GOFF. v. CAROLINE GOFF.

12. SALATHIEL4 GOFF (ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1802, and died in Texas after Civil War. He married (1) ELIZABETH GRAY. He married (2) MARGARET FLESHER 1824 in Lewis Co. WV, daughter of ADAM FLESHER and ELIZABETH STAATS.

Children of SALATHIEL GOFF and MARGARET FLESHER are: 17. i. JOHN G.5 GOFF, b. 1825, Lewis Co. WV. ii. PEYTON GOFF. iii. ALONZO GOFF. iv. ELIZABETH GOFF, b. 1827; m. JOSIAH STUTLER, 1852. v. MARY GOFF, m. CHRISTOPHER STUTLER.

13. STROTHER4 GOFF (ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1809 in Va., and died in Ritchie Co. Va/WV. He married NANCY RIDDLE 1829, daughter of JOHN RIDDLE and TAMAR RIDDLE.

Children of STROTHER GOFF and NANCY RIDDLE are: 18. i. BENJAMIN S.5 GOFF, b. 1837; d. 1884. ii. JAMES GOFF. iii. WILLIAM GOFF. iv. GEORGE GOFF. v. GRANVILLE GOFF. vi. MARY GOFF. vii. RUAHAMA GOFF. viii. TOMMY GOFF.

14. JOSEPH H.4 GOFF (ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1822 in Lewis Co. WV, and died 1893. He married (1) ANGELINE DAVIS. She was born 1824 in Va.. He married (2) VIRGINIA BUZZARD 1865.

Children of JOSEPH GOFF and ANGELINE DAVIS are: i. MARTHA5 GOFF, b. 1843. ii. HENRY GOFF, b. 1845. iii. JOANNA GOFF, b. 1848.

15. SANTHANIEL GEORGE4 GOFF (JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1796 in Maryland, and died in Ritchie Co. WV. He married CATHERINE FOY 1819 in Harrison Co. WV. She was born 1801, and died in Ritchie Co. WV.

Children of SANTHANIEL GOFF and CATHERINE FOY are: i. SUSANNAH5 GOFF, b. 1830. 19. ii. JAMES GOFF, b. 1835, Barbour Co. WV; d. 1864, Grafton, Taylor Co.WV. iii. PHILLIP GOFF, b. 1839.

16. WILLIAM RUSH4 GOFF (HIRAM3, SALTHANIEL2, THIEL1) was born 1813, and died 1892 in Roane Co. WV. He married SARAH BUSH 1836 in Lewis Co. WV, daughter of GEORGE BUSH and MARY WOLF. She was born 1817, and died 1896.

Children of WILLIAM GOFF and SARAH BUSH are: i. CYRUS G.5 GOFF, b. 1837; m. SUSAN DEPUE. ii. MARY E. GOFF, b. 1839; m. P.L.WOODYARD POOL. iii. MARGARET ANN GOFF, b. 1841; m. CLAY SMITH. iv. MELISSA ANN GOFF, m. WILLIAM PETTY LLL. v. HIRAM W. GOFF, b. 1843; m. VIRGINIA A. HOFF. vi. ALMEDA GOFF, b. 1849; m. ALFRED SOMERSVILLE. vii. SARAH ALMINTA GOFF, b. 1851; m. LEONARD DILLON SIMMONS. viii. GEORGE F. GOFF, b. 1855; m. BERTHA TYSON. ix. LEWIS SUMMERS GOFF, b. 1857; m. MARY ELIZABETH SIMMONS. x. SYLVANUS W. GOFF, b. 1859. xi. JOHN ALBERT GOFF, b. 1861; m. ROSA LEE TANNER. xii. MARTIN KIDD GOFF, b. 1863; m. (1) DARA SHEPPARD; m. (2) MINNIE M. CASTO. xiii. EMMA KATHLEEN GOFF, b. 1865; m. JOHN HOLSWADE.

Generation No. 5

17. JOHN G.5 GOFF (SALATHIEL4, ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1825 in Lewis Co. WV. He married (1) MARY STEWART. He married (2) LAVINIA HARLOW.

Children of JOHN GOFF and MARY STEWART are: i. SARAH6 GOFF, b. 1856. ii. CHARLES W. GOFF, b. 1859. iii. HARVEY B. GOFF, b. 1861. iv. PEYTON L. GOFF, b. 1864. v. MAY M. GOFF, b. 1866. vi. MINERVA C. GOFF, b. 1868. vii. LEWIS C. GOFF, b. 1869.

18. BENJAMIN S.5 GOFF (STROTHER4, ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1837, and died 1884. He married ELYARIA DAVIDSON. She was born 1846, and died 1930.

Children of BENJAMIN GOFF and ELYARIA DAVIDSON are: 20. i. CHARLES WADE6 GOFF, b. 1875; d. 1957, Gilmer Co. WV. ii. JAMES ISAAC GOFF. iii. NEWTON GOFF. iv. DAVID GOFF. v. DELPHIA JANE GOFF. vi. VIETTA GOFF. vii. HILDA GOFF.

19. JAMES5 GOFF (SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1835 in Barbour Co. WV, and died 1864 in Grafton, Taylor Co.WV. He married RACHEL STANSBURY 1853 in Fayette Co Pa, daughter of MOSES STANSBURY and HANNAH FERRELL. She was born 1835 in Taylor Co. WV, and died 1917 in Harrison twp,Ross Co. Ohio.

Children of JAMES GOFF and RACHEL STANSBURY are: i. MARY CATHERINE6 GOFF, b. 1854. ii. JONAH C. GOFF, b. 1856. iii. FRANSIS MARION GOFF, b. 1857. iv. ANN AMELIA GOFF, b. 1859. 21. v. HANNAH GOFF, b. October 05, 1862, Ritchie Co. WVa.; d. 1943, Nicholas Co. WVa..

Generation No. 6

20. CHARLES WADE6 GOFF (BENJAMIN S.5, STROTHER4, ALEXANDER3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1875, and died 1957 in Gilmer Co. WV. He married LYDA OLIVE WYER, daughter of JAMES WYER and SUSAN SNYDER. She was born 1878 in Gilmer Co. WV.

Children of CHARLES GOFF and LYDA WYER are: i. NELLID MADGE7 GOFF, b. 1900. ii. DELFORD BLAIR GOFF, b. 1902; d. 1908. iii. JAMES CLARK GOFF, b. 1908. iv. ERTHEL MAE GOFF, b. 1911. v. CHARLES WADE GOFF LL, b. 1914; d. 1970.

21. HANNAH6 GOFF (JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born October 05, 1862 in Ritchie Co. WVa., and died 1943 in Nicholas Co. WVa.. She married SANFORD BUNDY PERRY 1883 in Nicholas Co. Wva., son of SAMUEL PERRY and ELIZABETH LYONS. He was born July 15, 1853 in Vales Mill, Vinton Co. Ohio, and died March 04, 1902 in Wood Co. WVa.Parkersburg WV.

Children of HANNAH GOFF and SANFORD PERRY are: 22. i. ALTA JANE7 PERRY, b. June 08, 1884, Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. April 27, 1919, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. 23. ii. WALTER SAMUEL PERRY, b. February 27, 1886, Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. January 03, 1960, Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo. 24. iii. OTIS HENRY PERRY, b. April 27, 1889, Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa.; d. March 05, 1951, Richwood,Nicholas Co. WVa.. iv. FREDDIE PERRY, b. January 15, 1892. 25. v. MOLLY CLOCIS PERRY, b. July 28, 1894, Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo; d. April 06, 1919, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. vi. CHARLES PERRY, b. November 29, 1896.

Generation No. 7

22. ALTA JANE7 PERRY (HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born June 08, 1884 in Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa., and died April 27, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. She married CHARLES PHILLIPS December 20, 1905 in Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa.. He was born in Kanawha Co. WVa."Indian Creek", and died April 04, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co..

Children of ALTA PERRY and CHARLES PHILLIPS are: 26. i. ROY8 PHILLIPS, b. 1906, N icholas Co. WV; d. 1977, N icholas Co. WV. 27. ii. CLARA PHILLIPS, b. 1908, N icholas Co. WV. iii. DESTEL PHILLIPS, b. 1911. iv. DELLA PHILLIPS, b. 1913. v. MARY PHILLIPS, b. 1916.

23. WALTER SAMUEL7 PERRY (HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born February 27, 1886 in Beaver, Nicholas Co. WVa., and died January 03, 1960 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo. He married BESSIE SPENCER June 20, 1919 in Craigsville, Nicholas Co. WVa., daughter of WILLIAM SPENCER and ANNIE WOODS. She was born 1899 in Micholas Co. Wv, and died 1992 in Nicholas Co. WV.

Children of WALTER PERRY and BESSIE SPENCER are: 28. i. DALE8 PERRY, b. July 07, 1920, Craigsville, WV,NicholasCo; d. 1986, Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. ii. PORTER PERRY, b. March 13, 1922.

24. OTIS HENRY7 PERRY (HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born April 27, 1889 in Beaver,Nicholas Co. WVa., and died March 05, 1951 in Richwood,Nicholas Co. WVa.. He married BEATRICE JONES December 23, 1913.

Children of OTIS PERRY and BEATRICE JONES are: i. ERMA MARGARET8 PERRY. 29. ii. OPAL NELL PERRY, b. 1914, Nettie, WV,Nicholas Co.

25. MOLLY CLOCIS7 PERRY (HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born July 28, 1894 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo, and died April 06, 1919 in Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co.. She married FRED BENNETT December 28, 1915 in Craigsville,WVa.NicholasCo, son of EDWARD BENNETT and MARTHA COTTRILL. He was born August 03, 1891 in West Union,WVa, Doddridge Co., and died March 30, 1966 in Tacoma,Wa,Pierce Co..

Notes for MOLLY CLOCIS PERRY: Molly Perry Bennett was my grandmother however she died long before I was born. Grandma Molly died 2 days after giving birth to my mother. She was pregnant when caring for her first child who died in Oct of 1918 and delivered my mother early weighing 2 pounds. In 1919 a 2 pound baby didn't stand much of a chance. Fred Bennett put the tiny baby inside a cigar box and took it to the wife of his friend, Clara Godfrey. The Godfrey's had no children and Clara always wanted a baby. She took care of the tiny infant and Fred Bennett thinking he had lost his wife and daughters disappeared from site. Fred reappeared years later but by then mother was older and he couldn't take her from the only family she ever knew. Mother often said she was alive by the Grace of God and the love of Clara Godfrey.

Child of MOLLY PERRY and FRED BENNETT is: i. ELVA MAXINE8 BENNETT, b. November 21, 1916, Curtin,WVa. Nicholas Co; d. October 19, 1918, Curtin, WVa. Nicholas Co..

Generation No. 8

26. ROY8 PHILLIPS (ALTA JANE7 PERRY, HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1906 in N Nicholas Co. WV, and died 1977 in  Nicholas Co. WV. He married RITA SPENCER in Charleston, WV, daughter of WILLIAM SPENCER and VIRGINIA WOODS. She was born 1910 in N Nicholas Co. WV.

Children of ROY PHILLIPS and RITA SPENCER are: i. LOIS9 PHILLIPS. ii. EUNICE JANE PHILLIPS. iii. EDNA LEE PHILLIPS. iv. ROY PHILLIPS. v. SALLY PHILLIPS. vi. PEGGY PHILLIPS, m. DAVID COLLINS; b. 1935.

Notes for PEGGY PHILLIPS: Peggy is my mother's second cousin on her Perry side. Peggy's grandparents died in April 1919 just two weeks after Molly Perry died of the same strain of flu. Peggy's parents and my grandmother is buried at Alderson Church Cemetery Craigsville, WV Nicholas Co.

27. CLARA8 PHILLIPS (ALTA JANE7 PERRY, HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1908 in N Nicholas Co. WV. She married WM ROSCOE TAWNEY 1932 in Kanawha Co. WV. He was born 1908 in Kanawha Co. WV, and died 1948 in Kanawha Co. WV.

Child of CLARA PHILLIPS and WM TAWNEY is: i. HELEN LOUISE9 TAWNEY, b. 1934; m. (1) CHARLES FARLEY, 1953, Kanawha Co. WV; m. (2) WILLIAM P. JONES, December 13, 1968.

28. DALE8 PERRY (WALTER SAMUEL7, HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born July 07, 1920 in Craigsville, WV, Nicholas Co, and died 1986 in Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. He married EDITH RUTH THOMAS 1941 in Summersville, WV, Nicholas Co.. She was born 1923 in Wheeling, WV.

Children of DALE PERRY and EDITH THOMAS are: i. RONALD DALE9 PERRY, b. 1942. ii. SHARON ROSE PERRY, b. 1946. iii. REBECCA G. PERRY, b. 1958.

29. OPAL NELL8 PERRY (OTIS HENRY7, HANNAH6 GOFF, JAMES5, SANTHANIEL GEORGE4, JAMES C.3, JOHN THURSTON2, THIEL1) was born 1914 in Nettie, WV, Nicholas Co. She married ROY DOWE EXLINE 1947 in Richwood, WV, Nicholas Co.. He was born 1921 in Fall Mills, WV.

Children of OPAL PERRY and ROY EXLINE are: i. RANDLE MORGAN9 EXLINE, b. 1948. ii. ROY HENRY LOT EXLINE, b. 1950. iii. CHRISTOPHER PERRY EXLINE, b. 1956.