Almedia "Medie" Swindle

Female 1878 - 1960  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name Almedia "Medie" Swindle 
    Born 0Jan 1878  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 0___ 1960  (Alabama) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried State Line Cemetery, Hazel Green, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I2071  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 1 May 2014 

    Father James Monroe "Mon" Swindle,   b. 10 Feb 1846, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1904, (Green Briar Bend) White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Rebecca "Becky" Goodson,   b. 22 Mar 1848, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1931, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1868  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1870  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1880  (White County) Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1900  White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Photos
    Mother & Daughter
    Mother & Daughter
    Standing is Vernia Elivira "Ma Byars" Swindell Byars (1894-1985)
    and sitting is her mother, Rebecca "Aunt Becky" Goodson Swindle (1848-1930). She was known as, "Aunt Becky, the midwife" as she midwifed a great number of children born in White County. As a matter of fact, she midwifed Robert "Murlis" Wright, husband of her granddaughter, Bessie Lee Byars Wright.

    This photo was provided October 30, 2015, by Christine Bess Cornett, which was found at her mother's home, Pearl Byars Bess Fultz, another granddaughter of Aunt Becky...
    Swindell's Mill at the Caney Fork River, White County, Tennessee
    Swindell's Mill at the Caney Fork River, White County, Tennessee
    This is a zoomed-in shot of the remaining foundation of "Mon's Mill", great grandfather of the grandchildren of "Ma" Swindell & "Pop" Byars, taken from the other side of the Caney Fork River.

    Photo provided by cousin Christine Bess Cornett, November 19, 2015
    Family ID F773  Group Sheet

    Family Waymon Dibrell Gooch,   b. 23 Dec 1873, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1936, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married (White County, Tennessee) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1955  Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Olly Gooch,   b. 0Dec 1897, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Edgar Stanton Gooch,   b. 28 Sep 1898, White County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1977, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. Elmer Gooch,   b. 7 Mar 1909, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1936, (Madison County) Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     4. Lorene Gooch
     5. Clebern Gooch,   b. 4 Aug 1916, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1937, Madison County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
     6. Geneva Gooch
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F786  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 0Jan 1878 - White County, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence (Family) - 0___ 1955 - Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 0___ 1960 - (Alabama) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - State Line Cemetery, Hazel Green, Madison County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - - (White County, Tennessee) Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Almedia Swindle Gooch (1878-1960)
    Almedia Swindle Gooch (1878-1960)

  • Notes 
    • Lived in the Huntsville,AL area...Lucile Hennessee

  • Sources 
    1. [S51] 1880 White County,Tn Census, District 5, taken by G.H.Templeton,, p. 158 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S47331] http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=gooch&GSiman=1&GScid=26448&GRid=14334276&.

    3. [S52980] "United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDWK-B8B : accessed.

    4. [S3987] "White County Marriage Records, Part of Book I: January 11, 1859 to June 11,, p. 18 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S52978] "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MSZV-JBL : accessed.

    6. [S52981] "Tennessee, State Marriage Index, 1780-2002," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VN4V-H6X : acce.

    7. [S58] "The Families of White County,Tennessee in 1860", enumerated & notated by, p. 118 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S52979] "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MD88-BVF : accessed.

    9. [S38170] 1880 White County,Tn Census, District 12, taken by T. A. Pope,.