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FRANKLIN M. GOODRICH, Company "B"


Descendants of Nelson Goodrich

Franklin Goodrich was the son of Nelson Goodrich, who also served in Company "B" of the 12th West Virginia Infantry. Nelson's brother, Nathan Goodrich, and Nathan's son, Timothy, were in the same company. All four men were captured at Winchester on June 15, 1863, and spent time as POWs. They wete discharged from the service when the company mustered out on June 16, 1865.

SERVICE RECORD OF FRANKLIN GOODRICH

Franklin Goodrich, age 21, died on July 12, 1865, less than a month after he returned home. He is buried at Graysville Cemetery, Marshall County.


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