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James Wingfield Golucke

James Wingfield Golucke[1, 2]

Male 1857 - 1907  (50 years)

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  • Name James Wingfield Golucke 
    James Wingfield Golucke
    James Wingfield Golucke
    Born 14 Jun 1857  Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Architect 
    • Golucke was a noted architect of the Romanesque Revival school, known particularly for his courthouses in Alabama (4) and throughout Georgia (27). Much of his surviving work can be found listed on the National Register of Historic Buildings. [1, 2]
    'A Popular Architect'
    "A Popular Architect"
    Atlanta Constitution, 23 Aug 1891
    Residence 1860  Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1880  Sparta, Hancock, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 6 Jul 1903  Macon, Bibb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The Georgia Masonic Home 
    'Georgia Masonic Hall at Macon to do Credit to Organization'
    "Georgia Masonic Hall at Macon to do Credit to Organization"
    Atlanta Constitution, 6 Jul 1903
    Occupation 1904  Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    The iconic Coweta County Courthouse is representative of the work of Golucke.  
    'J. W. Golucke & Co., Architects'
    "J. W. Golucke & Co., Architects"
    Atlanta Constitution, 18 Sep 1904
    Coweta County Courthouse
    Coweta County Courthouse
    Died 26 Oct 1907  Newton, Baker, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Suicide attempt; Gastritis 
    'Atlanta Man Tries Suicide /J. W. Golucke Attempts His Own Life'
    "Atlanta Man Tries Suicide /J. W. Golucke Attempts His Own Life"
    Atlanta Constitution, 8 Oct 1907
    J. W. Golucke Death Announcement
    J. W. Golucke Death Announcement
    Atlanta Constitution, 29 Oct 1907
    Buried Crawfordville Baptist Cemetery, Crawfordville, Taliaferro, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for James Wingfield Golucke
    Findagrave memorial for James Wingfield Golucke
    Created by: Martin Weybright
    Record added: Jul 26, 2010
    Find A Grave Memorial# 55479882
    Person ID I18250  Dickinson
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 

    Father Edmond Golucke,   b. 16 Aug 1827, Lügde, Lippe, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1902, Crawfordville, Taliaferro, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Cornelia Susan Wingfield,   b. 1 Feb 1822, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1862, Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 23 Aug 1854  Wilkes County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F5699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Annulet A Darracott,   b. ca. 1856, Taliaferro County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1941, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Married 21 Apr 1878  Taliaferro County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 7 May 2017 
    Family ID F5698  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jun 1857 - Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Washington, Wilkes, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Apr 1878 - Taliaferro County, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Sparta, Hancock, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - The Georgia Masonic Home - 6 Jul 1903 - Macon, Bibb, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - The iconic Coweta County Courthouse is representative of the work of Golucke. - 1904 - Newnan, Coweta, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Suicide attempt; Gastritis - 26 Oct 1907 - Newton, Baker, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Crawfordville Baptist Cemetery, Crawfordville, Taliaferro, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] New Georgia Encyclopedia, (Atlanta, Georgia: Georgia Humanities Council and the University of Georgia Press), http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/., "J. W. Golucke (1857-1907)" at <http://www.georgiaencyclopedia.org/articles/arts-culture/j-w-golucke-1857-1907 >.

    2. [S336470] Wikipedia, https://en.wikipedia.org., "J. W. Golucke" at <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/J._W._Golucke >.

    3. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Wilkes, Georgia; Roll: M653_141; Page: 778; Family History Library Film: 803141.
      Name: James W Golucke
      Age: 3
      Birth Year: abt 1857
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: Georgia
      Home in 1860: Wilkes, Georgia
      Post Office: Washington
      Family Number: 59

      Susan Wingfield 67
      Leonora Wingfield 35
      Edward Golucke 34
      Susan C Golucke 37
      Susan G Golucke 4
      James W Golucke 3
      Frank P Golucke 9
      Sabina Terrell 90
      Mary B Reaves 11
      Fannie Reaves 9
      Leonora Reaves 4
      George Reaves 2
      Sarah A Reaves 2

    4. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Sparta, Hancock, Georgia; Roll: 151; Family History Film: 1254151; Page: 304B; Enumeration District: 050; Image: 0070.
      Name: J. W. Goluck
      Age: 23
      Birth Year: abt 1857
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1880: Sparta, Hancock, Georgia
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Annie Goluck
      Father's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother's Birthplace: Georgia
      Occupation: Carpenter

      J. W. Goluck 23
      Annie Goluck 24

    5. [S336457] Georgia, Marriage Records From Select Counties, 1828-1978, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013).

    6. [S012032] Georgia Marriages, 1699-1944, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).