James Gough was a settler under the Armed Occupation Act of 1842. His permit to settle on unsurveyed land in Wahoo swamp, on the Withlacoochee river, was issued by the Newnansville Land Office July 18, 1843.
"The Miller of Okahumpka,"
Florida Historical Quarterly: Vol. 22
, Article 5.
Available at: https://stars.library.ucf.edu/fhq/vol22/iss3/5