Joseph Goodman Selden

#1739, b. 20 January 1828, d. 28 March 1911
FatherJoseph Selden b. 1801, d. Nov 1860
MotherOlive Russell Whitcomb b. 29 Apr 1803, d. 13 Feb 1892

Spouse 1

Laura Briscoe b. 1829, d. c 1864

Spouse 2

Sarah Frances Selden b. 1833, d. 21 Feb 1874

Spouse 3

Josephine Snover b. Nov 1843, d. 1909


     Joseph Goodman Selden was born on 20 January 1828 at Springfield, Windsor, Vt; Per grave marker and family search labs. He married Laura Briscoe circa 1854. Joseph Goodman Selden married Sarah Frances Selden on 30 April 1868 at Adrian, Lenawee, Mich; Per family search labs. Joseph Goodman Selden married Josephine Snover on 2 August 1883 at Romeo, Macomb, Mich; This was his third marriage and her second. Her first married name was REID. Per family search labs. Joseph Goodman Selden died on 28 March 1911 at Vassar, Tuscola, Mich, at age 83; Per grave marker. He was buried on 30 March 1911 at Riverside Cemetery Vassar, Tuscola, Mich.1,2

Time Line

Birth1828, Springfield, Windsor, Vt
Marriagec 1854Laura Briscoe
Birth of Son1856, MichJoseph Whitcomb Selden
Birth of Daughter1859, MichAnna Briscoe Selden
Census1860, Detroit, Wayne, MichLaura Briscoe3
Death of Wifec 1864, Detroit, Wayne, MichLaura Briscoe
Marriage1868, Adrian, Lenawee, MichSarah Frances Selden
Census1870, Vassar, Tuscola, MichSarah Frances Selden4
Birth of Son1871, Vassar, Tuscola, MichSamuel Parkhurt Selden
Death of Wife1874, Vassar, Tuscola, MichSarah Frances Selden
Census1880, Vassar, Tuscola, Mich5
Marriage1883, Romeo, Macomb, MichJosephine Snover
Birth of Son1886, Vassar, Tuscola, MichCassius Goodman Selden
Census1900, Vassar, Tuscola, MichJosephine Snover6
Death of Wife1909, MichJosephine Snover
Census1910, Vassar, Tuscola, Mich7
Death1911, Vassar, Tuscola, Mich
Burial1911, Riverside Cemetery Vassar, Tuscola, Mich1,2
ChartsDescendants of Thomas Gill (#1)
Descendants of Thomas Gill (#2)
Descendants of John Otis (#1)
Descendants of John Otis (#2)
Descendants of Thomas Selden
Descendants of John Stodder (#1)
Descendants of John Stodder (#2)
Descendants of John Whitcomb


F-A-G Memorial Found


  1. Find A Grave Memorial.
  2. Riverside Cemetery, Block C, Section 19, Lat 43.36080D North, Long 83.59890D West.
  3. US Census 1860, Detroit, Wayne Co, MI, Series M653, Roll 566, Page 583, Sheet 85, FN 663, Line 32, 14 Jun 1870.
  4. US Census 1870, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series M593, Roll 705, Page 166, Sheet 03, FN 25, Line 16, 1 Jun 1870.
  5. US Census 1880, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T9, Roll 607, Page 258, ED 412, Sheet 05A, FN 60, Line 49, 29 Oct 1880.
  6. US Census 1900, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T623, Roll 745, Page 336, ED 127, Sheet 02A, FN 33, Line 31, 2 Jun 1900.
  7. US Census 1910, Vassar, Tuscola Co, MI, Series T624, Roll 676, Page 063, ED 130, Sheet 09B, FN 24, Line 73, 26 Apr 1910.