Researching family genealogy from OHIO-MICHIGAN-IN area.
Nancy Griffin married William Goins Jr.(Billy)-11 children to this union=Wilbert,Wilbur,Jerry,Jacob(Jake),Earl (Dugar), Helen,Alta,Rosa,Myrtie,Lenora (Dump) and Henry according to 1910 Census-CalvinTwp.Cass Co,MI.
Margaret Griffin aka. Susuannah (Burden) married Solomon Griffin-Cassopolis,MI. (Cass Co.,MI)-4-15-1866. Parents:Jesse Burden and Elizabeth Perdue. Heard GOINS-indian name(Chawktah) also Nancy suppose to be full-blooded Indian.(tribe unknown).Lived in teepe on Christiana Creek. Need more info. and proof.
Related to Wilbur Goins who married Lura Bell Hawks-had William Goins Sr. William Sr. married Marilyn (Buflin)-they had 9 children:
Daniel,Marilyn,Billie Jean,Veronica,David,Damon,William Wayne Jr.,Wade and Wyatt.
Related to Herman Goins-Cassopolis,MI.
Rosa Elaster Goins age 16 married Howard Haines Sr.age 19 on June 11,1925-Cassopolis,MI. His parents: Loda E.Haines
and Alma B. Cottman. They had Howard Jr.(Bernard);Virgil and Leona. Leona is my mother.
Nancy A. Griffin was born 3-6-1866. She died 7-13-1950.Parents:Mr. and Mrs. Solomon Griffin-Cassopolis Vigilant Newspaper.
Helen Goins Christopher born 4-18-1898; died 2-13-1974-Kalamazoo.
Wilbur Goins born 8-22-1900 ;died 12-21-1970-Cassopolis.
Wilbert died at birth.
Earl born 12-8-1892 ;died 12/1969-Cassopolis.
Jacob born 2-23-1888;died 5/1970-Battle Creek.
Jerry born 3-12-1897;died 4-28-1989-Niles.
Mildred born 9-22-1914;died 6-2-2000-Casspolis.
Henry Goins (Baby Hank) born: died:11-1999.
William born 4-5-1911; died 11-1969 (?)
Eugene 8-14-1925 (b);10-22-1995-death (Paw Paw)
Henry born 2-4-1896 ;died=9/1963 (MI)
Hazel born 3-19-1895;died=5/1967 (kalamazoo)
Louise born 6-27-1907; died=6/1995 (Benton Harbor)
Mary born 2-28-1922; died11-18-1996 (Cincinnati,OH)