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Kenneth {Babe} Goodman

Kenneth {Babe} Goodman

Male 1931 - 2007  (76 years)

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  • Name Kenneth {Babe} Goodman  [1
    Birth Abt 1931  Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 28 Jan 1931  Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Race White  [1
    Name Kenneth Goodman  [1
    Residence 1935  Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 01 Apr 1940  Big Horn, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 9; Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son 
    _MILT Between 02 Oct 1951 and 01 Oct 1953  [2
    US Marines during Korean War 
    Died 19 Aug 2007  Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Siblings
    1. Sadie (Goodman) Robertson,   b. 17 Dec 1919, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 2014, Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    2. George Edward Goodman,   b. 27 May 1920,   d. 07 May 1978, Houston, Harris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    3. Louis (Stub) Goodman,   b. 16 Apr 1922, Toppenish, Yakima, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1989, Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    4. Howard Willard {Swede} Goodman,   b. 22 Dec 1923, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 2006, Casper, Natrona, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    5. Virgil Vern {Son} Goodman,   b. 28 Mar 1925, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1994, Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    6. Virginia Rose {Sis} Goodman,   b. 24 Dec 1926, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 2003, Bethel, Kitsap, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    7. Robert {Bob} Goodman,   b. 11 Oct 1928, Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 2010, Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Person ID I11805  kukkusfamilies
    Last Modified 27 May 2018 

    Father Adam {Gutmann} Goodman,   b. 19 Jan 1898, Brunnethal, Samara, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jun 1972, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Anna Barbara Kukes,   b. 10 Dec 1898, Kukkus, Samara, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1985, Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 01 Apr 1918  Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Per Tannya Goodman-
      One thing about the marriage certificate for Anna and Adam, that my mom told me, Grampa lied about his age. Anna could marry at 18, but the men were suppose to be 21. He was only 20. He was born at beginning of 1898, she at end of 1898.

      Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950 for Adam Goodman

      Name: Adam Goodman
      Titles & Terms:
      Event:
      Marriage
      Event Date: 01 Apr 1918
      Event Place: Billings, Yellowstone, Montana
      Age: 21 NOTE: lied about age.
      Marital Status: Single
      Previous Spouse:
      Race: White
      Birth Date:
      Birthplace:
      Brunnendahl, Russia
      Estimated Birth Year: 1897 NOTE: 1898
      Father: John Goodman
      Father's Titles & Terms:
      Mother: Kathrina Harding NOTE: some records as Hartung
      Mother's Titles & Terms:
      Paternal Grandfather:
      Paternal Grandmother:
      Maternal Grandfather:
      Maternal Grandmother:
      Additional Relatives:

      Spouse: Anna Kukes
      Spouse's Titles & Terms:
      Spouse's Age: 19
      Spouse's Marital Status:
      Single
      Spouse's Race: White
      Spouse's Birth Date:
      Spouse's Birthplace: Kukes, Russia
      Spouse's Estimated Birth Year: 1899 NOTE: 1898
      Spouse's Father: Conrad Kukes
      Spouse's Father's Titles & Terms:
      Spouse's Mother: Marie Schmill NOTE: mother was Marie Susanna Schmidt. It was
      Spouse's Mother's Titles & Terms: hard to read handwriting on marriage license
      Spouse's Paternal Grandfather: so can see how they made the mistake.
      Spouse's Paternal Grandmother:
      Spouse's Maternal Grandfather:
      Spouse's Maternal Grandmother:

      Volume/Page/Certificate Number:
      P 634 CN 5734
      Film Number:
      1943758
      Digital Folder Number:
      4351485
      Image Number:
      897
    Photos
    goodman kukes 04011918
    goodman kukes 04011918
    Family ID F3538  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    +4. Living
    Last Modified 27 May 2018 
    Family ID F3541  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1931 - Montana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1931 - Billings, Yellowstone, Montana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Yellowstone, Montana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Aug 2007 - Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    1940 United States Federal Census - Adam Goodman
    1940 United States Federal Census - Adam Goodman
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Big Horn, Sheridan, Wyoming; Roll: T627_4575; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 17-30
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    goodman kenneth
    goodman kenneth
    Photo provided by and notes by Tannya Goodman: Kenneth (Babe) Goodman. Korean Conflict. Marines 1951 - 1953. Honorably discharged with rank of corporal
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    goodman sadie siblings
    goodman sadie siblings
    image provided by Tannya Goodman- Sadie (Goodman) Robertson and siblings: Left to Right: Robert (Bob) Goodman, Virginia (Sis) [Goodman] Bury, Sadie [Goodman] Robertson, and Kenneth (Babe) Goodman
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    goodman george c
    goodman george c
    Image provided by Tannya Goodman- Photo George and Guyla's barn mentioned in Sadie (Goodman) Robertson's interview article: "PIONEER DAUGHTERS SHARE POETRY, ART".
    beet train
    beet train
    image provided by Tannya Goodman- "Beet Train at Clearmont, Sheridan County, Sheridan, Wyoming". My dad, uncles, aunts, grandparents all picked beets. The family tells how my dad who was the baby of the family was taken to the beet fields in a wagon. Everyone took turns taking care of him. My dad tells how his mom would reinforce his pants at the knees because they crawled on their knees to pick. He started picking beets as soon as he was able to. As an adult, one of my dad's last jobs was working for Holly Sugar coating their experimental beet seeds. But as a young boy and man, his family ranched before my dad went into the service."
    goodman robt ken virginia
    goodman robt ken virginia
    Photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Robert (Bob), Virginia (Sis), Sadie, Kenneth (Babe) Goodman
    goodman adam and others
    goodman adam and others
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Grampa (Adam Goodman) , Gramma (Anna {Kukes} Goodman), Kenneth (Babe) Goodman, Robert (Bob) Goodman, Virginia (Sis) {Goodman} Bury.
    goodman bob ken virg
    goodman bob ken virg
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Left to Right: Robert (Bob) Goodman, Kenneth (Babe) Goodman, and Virginia (Sis) [Goodman] Bury.
    goodman ken
    goodman ken
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Kenneth (Babe) Goodman - Look at the size of those fish!
    goodman kenneth 2
    goodman kenneth 2
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Kenneth (Babe) Goodman - Already the little Marine.
    goodman kenneth 3
    goodman kenneth 3
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Kennth (Babe) Goodman - Back row - very left. Look at that blonde hair! Robert (Bob) Goodman next to him. Virginia (Sis) {Goodman} Bury front row very right. Think at school.
    goodman bob ken
    goodman bob ken
    photo provided by Tannya Goodman- Robert (Bob) Goodman and Kenneth (Babe) Goodman - Wonder what mischief he (dad) was planning!
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    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
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  • Notes 
    • http://trib.com/news/state-and-regional/obituaries/kenneth-goodman/article_e29b0b76-7c1b-5bdb-a495-cf0e0b6ff918.html

      Kenneth Goodman Obituary

      August 22, 2007 12:00 am
      SHERIDAN - Visitation for Kenneth Goodman, 76, will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, 2007, at Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

      He died Aug. 19, 2007, at Sheridan Manor.

      He was born Jan. 28, 1931, in Billings, Mont., to Adam and Anna (Kukes) Goodman.

      He moved with his family to the Sheridan area when he was 2 and the family farmed at Big Horn and Ucross.

      He married Jeanne McKinney on Sept. 15, 1951, in Sheridan.

      He joined the Marines in October 1951 and served in Korea. He was honorably discharged in 1953 with the rank of corporal.

      He returned to Sheridan and farmed on Lower Prairie Dog for eight years and then went to work for Germaine's for 15 years. He went to work at the Sheridan VA Center, retiring as a pipefitter in 1992. He then became a ditch-rider for Gerdle Ditch, retiring in 2002.

      He enjoyed hunting and fishing, watching his grandchildren play sports and time spent with his family.

      Survivors include three sons, Casey Goodman and his wife of Sheridan, Karl Goodman of Story and Willis Goodman of Caledonia, Mich.; one daughter, Tannya Goodman of Sheridan; one brother, Robert Goodman of Sheridan; one sister, Sadie Robinson (should be Robertson) of Sheridan; three grandchildren, one great-grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.

      Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

      Additional info from Tannya Goodman:

      NOTE: My brother submitted obituary.

      Dad was only on Lower Prairie Dog for 4 years after service.
      Also you will note between Robert's (my dad's brother's) obituary and your residence information, my Dad was older than two when they moved here.

      Before he worked for Germain's, he worked at Hammer's Chevrolet garage and Northern Seed Company fir several years.

      He also loved to read.

      Sadie's last name is Robertson not Robinson.

      Taped by her granddaughter, Tannya, and typed exactly as she told the story.

      My forefathers - you see when Catherine the Great got married, she married a Russian Czar and she promised him she'd take a few of her families over there, you know, settle them there. Where my folks were settled, they used their name for their little town, so it was Kukkes - Kukes we spell it over here. 2-1/2 years old when we come over to the United States.

      Married in 1918. It was April Fool's Day. We went to the Courthouse, got married by the Justice of the Peace.

      Dances in the kitchen or the bunkerhouse or any place. We didn't have any barn, you know, and things like that.

      In '39, the spring of '39, we moved over from Billings to Wyoming. Moved out to Big Horn.

      In Portland, Oregon, George had the real small pox. We was under quarantine then. I don't know long. Grampa and Henry Kerbel had to room out. They couldn't come in, you know. We had a sign up. So we had their clothes ready and hand them out to them and they had to find a place to stay.

      Side note: Gramma loved to dance. She was popular and it used to make Grampa jealous. They ended up marrying on April 1st because her father was moving the family to Washington the next day and she wanted to stay with Grampa.

  • Sources 
    1. [S226] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), Year: 1940; Census Place: Big Horn, Sheridan, Wyoming; Roll: T627_4575; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 17-30.
      Record for Adam Goodman

    2. [S306] Fold3.
      Military Records Fold 3 Kenneth Goodman Conflict Period:  Korean War Branch:  Marine Corps Birth:  28 Jan 1931 Death: 19 Aug 2007 Person: Kenneth Goodman Gender: Male Social Security Number: ***-**-4445 1 Birth: 28 Jan 1931 Death: 19 Aug 2007 Cause: Natural Korean War Branch: Marine Corps Enlistment Date: 02 Oct 1951 Organization: Marine Corps Organization Code: M Release Date:  01 Oct 1953

    3. [S313] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).
      Record for Kenneth Goodman

    4. [S368] U.S., Obituary Collection, 1930-2015, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;), Newspaper: Billings Gazette; Publication Date: 9 03 2010; Publication Place: Billings, MT, USA.
      Record for Robert Goodman

    5. [S284] Montana County Marriages, 1865-1950.