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US Civil War Soldiers   Amasa R.  GOFF

  (b. 1843   d. 28 June 1865Richmond, Virginia, USA )  
Summary: Amasa R. GOFF was born 1843 Amasa R. GOFF was the child of

Amasa R. GOFF died 28 June 1865 in Richmond, Virginia, USA.
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Father: Raymond P. Goff
Mother: Elleanor Whaley


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Richmond, Virginia, USA - Picturesque America: Or, the Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes... With Illustr. on Steel and Wood, by Eminent American Artists, Volume 1
William C. Bryant
Appleton, 1872
Richmond, Virginia, USA
Picturesque America: Or, the Land We Live In. A... Read MORE...
Richmond, Virginia, USA - Scene on the Canal

Picturesque America: Or, the Land We Live In. A Delineation by Pen and Pencil of the Mountains, Rivers, Lakes... With Illustr. on Steel and Wood, by Eminent American Artists, Volume 1
William C. Bryant
Appleton, 1872
Richmond, Virginia, USA
Scene on the Canal

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Richmond, Virginia, USA - Byrd Street (Union) Depot, Richmond, Va.
Richmond, Virginia, USA
Byrd Street (Union) Depot, Richmond, Va.
Richmond, Virginia, USA - Washington Monument, Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.
Richmond, Virginia, USA
Washington Monument, Capitol Square, Richmond, Va.
Richmond, Virginia, USA - Old St. Paul's Church and New Parish House, Richmond, Va.
Richmond, Virginia, USA
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World History 1845 - September 9 – Potato blight breaks out in Ireland: beginning of the Great Famine.
"The Famine began quite mysteriously in September 1845 as leaves on potato plants suddenly turned black and curled, then rotted, seemingly the result of a fog that had wafted across the fields of...Read MORE...


USA 1846 - April 25 – Mexican–American War: Open conflict begins over border disputes of Texas' boundaries.
The war, stemming from the United States’ annexation of Texas in 1845 and from a dispute over...Read MORE...


USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Many people in California figured gold was there, but it was James W. Marshall on January 24, 1848, ...Read MORE...


USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S.

www.wikipedia.org - February 2, 1848

USA 1851 - June 5 - Uncle Tom's Cabin Appeared in Serial Form
This influential book is often included in lists of "causes of the Civil War" (1861-65). Harriet...Read MORE...


USA 1854 - July - Republican Party formed for abolition of slavery.
It began in a little schoolhouse in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854. A small group of dedicated...Read MORE...


News January 18, 1857 - A great cold storm swept across the Atlantic Seaboard.
Snowfall totals of 12 inches were common, whole gales caused shipwrecks and damage property on...Read MORE...


News 1858 - August 24 - Richmond "Daily Dispatch" reports 90 blacks arrested for learning

historyorb.com - August 24, 1858

USA 1860 - Civil War - On December 20, 1860, a little over a month after Abraham Lincoln had been elected President, South Carolina seceded from the Union. Six more states followed by the spring of 1861.

www.civilwar.org/ education/ history/ civil-war-overview/ triggerevents.html - December 20, 1860

USA 1861 - January 21 – American Civil War: Jefferson Davis resigns from the United States Senate.
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USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States

www.wikipedia.org - February 8, 1861

USA 1861 - Start of U.S. Civil War - April 12, 1861 - Confederate forces fire upon Fort Sumter.
The shelling of the fort was the culmination of a simmering conflict in which a small garrison of...Read MORE...


USA 1861 - April 20 - American Civil War: Robert E. Lee resigns his commission in the United States Army in order to command the forces of the state of Virginia.

www.wikipedia.org - April 20, 1861

News 1861 - May 8 - Richmond Va, is named the capital of the Confederacy

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USA 1861 - October 26 – The Pony Express announces its closure.
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USA 1861 - November 6 - Jefferson Davis Elected President of the Confederate States of America
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USA 1863 - January 1 - Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, freeing slaves
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News 1863 - April 2 - Bread revolt in Richmond Virginia

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USA 1863 - July 1–3 – American Civil War: Battle of Gettysburg – Union forces under George G. Meade turn back a Confederate invasion by Robert E. Lee in the largest battle of the war (28,000 Confederate casualties, 23,000 Union).

www.wikipedia.org - July 3, 1863

USA 1863 - November 19 – American Civil War: U. S. President Abraham Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address at the military cemetery dedication ceremony in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
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Death
28 June 1865
Richmond, Virginia, USA

Name: Amasa R. Goff
Gender: Male
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Death Date: 28 Jun 1865
Death Place: Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island
Age: 22
Birth Date: 1843
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Father's Name: Raymond P. Goff
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Mother's Name: Elleanor Goff
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Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I09413-1
System Origin: Rhode Island-EASy
GS Film number: 925616
Reference ID: p19

"Rhode Island Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," database, FamilySearch (https:/ / familysearch.org/ ark:/ 61903/ 1:1:F8FX-Q38 : 6 December 2014), Amasa R. Goff, 28 Jun 1865; citing Coventry, Kent, Rhode Island, reference p19; FHL microfilm 925,616."

Amasa is buried at: Daniel Goff Lot Coventry, Kent County, Rhode Island, USA
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