Young Goodwin (1766 - 1849)

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Young Goodwin
1766 - 1849
updated February 06, 2019
Young Goodwin was born on April 7, 1766 at Franklin County, North Carolina. He died in September 1849 at Chilton County, Alabama at 83 years old.

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Young Goodwin passed away in September 1849 at Chilton County, Alabama at 83 years of age. He was born on April 7, 1766 at Franklin County, North Carolina. There is no information about Young's family or relationships.
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1766 - 1849 World Events

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In 1807, Young was 41 years old when on March 2nd, the U.S. Congress passed an act to "prohibit the importation of slaves into any port or place within the jurisdiction of the United States . . . from any foreign kingdom, place, or country" This Federal law, proposed by Thomas Jefferson in 1806, took effect on January 1,1808. However, historians estimate that over 50,000 slaves were brought to the U.S. after the Act since the U.S. did not include Spanish Florida and Texas - and therefore places where slaves could be brought in.

In 1819, by the time he was 53 years old, on January 25th, former President Thomas Jefferson founded the University of Virginia. Unsatisfied with his alma mater, William and Mary, which focused on religion and shorted science, Jefferson - along with former Presidents Monroe and Madison - created a university that had 8 schools: medicine, law, mathematics, chemistry, ancient languages, modern languages, natural philosophy, and moral philosophy.

In 1827, at the age of 61 years old, Young was alive when on May 25th, Romanian inventor Petrache Poenaru received a French patent for the invention of the first fountain pen with a replaceable ink cartridge. The fountain pen would make inkwells obsolete. Poenaru's patent used a barrel made from a large swan quill (part of the feather).

In 1834, by the time he was 68 years old, on March 28th, President Andrew Jackson was censured by the United States Congress, 26–20, due to his efforts to close The Second Bank of the United States - which eventually led to the Panic of 1837. The censure was expunged in 1837, after years of effort by Jackson supporters.

In 1849, in the year of Young Goodwin's passing, on March 4th, a Sunday, Zachary Taylor became the 12th US President. However, he refused to be sworn in on a Sunday - the Sabbath - so he was inaugurated the following Monday.

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Born: Aug 14, 1754
Nathaniel Goodwin
Born: Oct 29, 1689
Solomon Goodwin
Born: around 1725
Elizabeth Warren Goodwin
May 30, 1725 - May 14, 1796
Peter Goodwin
Aug 31, 1789 - 1841
Wilson Goodwin
around 1802 - Dec 5, 1850
Henry Goodwin
1779 - 1850
George H. Goodwin
1818 - 1886
Anna Goodwin
Born: 1810
Amy Goodwin
Aug 21, 1751 - November 1834
Thomas Goodwin
around 1727 - around 1778

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Joseph Hawkins
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around 1670 - around 1715
Judith Hawkins Sture
Nov 7, 1592 - 1629
Joan or Joane Hawkins
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Margaret Vaughn
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