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Andrew GOODWIN (GOODING)

Male 1809 - 1885  (75 years)


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  • Name Andrew GOODWIN (GOODING) 
    • Names : Andrew was known as GOODWIN before he married Lydia, but then some of their children have the surname as GOODING.
    Born 29 May 1809  Hobart Town, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Or born in Aug 1811 rather than 29th May 1809.
      And maybe born in Campbell Town rather than Hobart Town.
    Gender Male 
    Notes for biography * Andrew was christened on the verandah of the Government House because there were no churches as the colony was in the process of becoming established.
    * Andrew and Lydia married in 1834.
    * Note that Andrew's father also married a woman named Lydia (ie there are two Andrew Goodings and Lydia Goodings in two generations.
    * Andrew and Lydia lived in Campbell Town and they had seven children from 1835 to 1848.
    * In 1858, Andrew struck Lydia, she hit her head as she fell and died (see details in Lydia's biography). Andrew was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to 6 months imprisonment in Oatlands Gaol. Although he was found guilty of manslaughter, there was considerable sympathy for Andrew in the neighbourhood because he always maintained a good character for honesty, sobriety, and industry, as also a kind father and husband, notwithstanding the intemperate habits of his wife.
     
    Notes for biography Death : The cause of death was bronchitis and congestion of the lungs - after a long and painful illness. 
    Occupation Occupation :
    * Sawyer in 1835
    * Farmer in 1838
    * Carter in 1842
     
    Died 31 Jan 1885  Susannah's house, Parkville, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Melbourne Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I216  Samuel WAY
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 

    Father Andrew GOODWIN,   b. 1767, Leek, Staffordshire, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1835, Clarence Plains, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Lydia ('Lettice', 'Letitia' or 'Lititia') MUNRO,   b. 27 Oct 1767, Lying in Hospital, Endell St, Holborn, London, England, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1856, Hobart, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1790  Port Jackson, NSW Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Or 14th February rather than 2nd March.
    Children of the marriage Some of the children's birth dates need to be checked - Maria, Lucy & maybe Elizabeth are too close together - and also Lititia & Andrew.  
    Family ID F68  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia HINES,   b. 1804, Nottingham Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1858  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 3 Mar 1834  Court House, Campbell Town Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Wedding Andrew and Lydia married on 3rd March 1834 at the Campbell Town Court House by William Bedford junior and witnesses were Joseph and Sarah Hill. 
    Children 
    +1. Elizabeth Ann GOODING,   b. 14 May 1835, Campbell Town, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1923, Mathinna, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Belinda Jane GOODWIN,   b. 25 Feb 1837,   d. 18 Jul 1901, Launceston, Tasmania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +3. Andrew James GOODING,   b. 25 Nov 1838, Campbell Town, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1920, Wescombe St Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. William George GOODING,   b. 29 Dec 1840, Campbell Town, Tasmania, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1842  (Age 1 years)
    +5. Susannah Mary GOODING (WHITE),   b. 4 Dec 1842, Campbelltown, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Sep 1888, Carlton, Vic Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     6. Maria Charlotte GOODWIN,   b. 20 Jul 1845, Campbelltown, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Ann GOODWIN,   b. 27 Feb 1848, Campbell Town, Tas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1849  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F67  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Andrew Gooding living at 121 Murray St Hobart in 1878
    Andrew Gooding living at 121 Murray St Hobart in 1878
    This property was owned by Mrs Everall's estate. It was valued at 26 pounds.
    Andrew Gooding - pleaded guilty on 26th June 1858, for manslaughter of Lydia Gooding
    Andrew Gooding - pleaded guilty on 26th June 1858, for manslaughter of Lydia Gooding
    * Before His Honor the Chief Justice
    * Andrew was out on bail and was placed at the bar and pleaded guilty of manslaughter of Lydia.
    Andrew Gooding - sentenced to six months prison Oaklands on 26th June 1858
    Andrew Gooding - sentenced to six months prison Oaklands on 26th June 1858
    To be imprisoned in HM gaol at Oaklands - kept to HL [hard labour] for 6 months calendar months.
    Andrew Gooding & Lydia Hynes (Hinds) married on 3rd March 1834 in Campbell Town
    Andrew Gooding & Lydia Hynes (Hinds) married on 3rd March 1834 in Campbell Town
    * Andrew Gooding, bachelor, of the district of Campbell Town - he 'signed' with a cross.
    * Lydia Hynes (Hinds), spinster, convict per ship 'Providence', of the district of Campbell Town - she signed her name as Lydia Hinds.
    * Married at the Court House by banns
    * Celebrant: William Bedford (junior??).
    * Witnesses: Joseph Hill of Campbell Town & Sarah Hill of Campbell Town

  • Sources 
    1. [S29] Irene Dillon - WikiTree.