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Go Down, Moses | Study Guide

William Faulkner

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Go Down, Moses | Timeline of Significant Events


1772|Carothers McCaslin is born in Callina (Carolina).|The Bear
1807|Carothers McCaslin buys Eunice in New Orleans.|The Bear
1810|Tomey is born to Eunice and, officially, her husband, Thucydus.|The Bear
1832|Eunice dies on Christmas Day by drowning.|The Bear
1833|Tomey gives birth to Tomey's Turl and dies in childbirth.|The Bear
1837|Carothers McCaslin dies, and his twin sons Buck and Buddy take over the plantation.|The Bear
1850|Cass Edmonds is born.|Was
1859|Uncle Buddy wins Tennie from Hubert Beauchamp in a card game.|Was
1864|James Beauchamp is born to Tennie and Tomey's Turl.|The Bear
c. 1866|Isaac McCaslin is born to Uncle Buck and Sophonsiba Beauchamp.|Was
1874|Lucas Beauchamp is born to Tennie and Tomey's Turl.|The Fire and the Hearth
c. 1876|Isaac McCaslin kills his first deer.|The Old People
c. 1882|Isaac McCaslin takes part in the hunt that kills Old Ben.|The Bear
1885|James Beauchamp leaves for Jackson, Tennessee, and is lost to further tracing.|The Bear
c. 1887|Isaac McCaslin renounces his inheritance.|The Bear
1895|Lucas Beauchamp claims his share of inheritance from Carothers McCaslin.|Delta Autumn
1896|Lucas Beauchamp marries Molly Worsham.|The Fire and the Hearth
c. 1898|Roth Edmonds and Henry Beauchamp are born.|The Fire and the Hearth
c. 1899|Lucas Beauchamp threatens to kill Zack Edmonds over Molly.|The Fire and the Hearth
c. 1940|Isaac McCaslin takes a hunting trip with Roth Edmonds.|Delta Autumn
c. 1940|Isaac McCaslin meets James Beauchamp's granddaughter, Roth Edmonds's lover.|Delta Autumn
c. 1941|Lucas Beauchamp is arrested for making whiskey, and his daughter marries George Wilkins.|The Fire and the Hearth
c. 1940|Molly Worsham Beauchamp wants to bring her grandson home for burial.|Go Down, Moses

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