Historic Markers Across Georgia



Home of Dr. Francis R. Goulding



Marker ID: WPA 41 C-12
Location: Ga 293 at eastern edge of Kingston, GA
County: Bartow
Coordinates: N 34° 14.251    W 084° 56.057
  34.237516    -84.93428
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

This home was built by Dr. Francis Goulding in 1852. Dr. goulding was born in Liberty County, GA., Sept. 28, 1810. as a teacher, author and inventor, he had a distinguished career. Graduate University of GA., 1830, ordained Presbyterian minister, 1833. In 1833, he married MAry HOward of Savannah, who died here, 1853. HIs famous book, ´The Young Marooners´ was published in 1852. He married Matilda Rees of Darien, 1855. He died in Roswell, Georgia 1881.

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