Elizabeth Godden

b. 1 June 1845
FatherSamuel Godden b. 21 Mar 1805, d. 1891
MotherAnn Apps b. c 1812
     Elizabeth Godden was baptized on 1 June 1845 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Godden and Ann Apps.
Elizabeth Godden married Stephen Baker in 1868 at Lewes, Sussex, England.2
On 2 April 1871 Elizabeth Godden and Stephen Baker lived at 3 Queen's Street, Lewes, Sussex, England, with daughter Elizabeth Ann (2 yrs) and son Stephen William (0 years).3
On 3 April 1881 Elizabeth Godden and Stephen Baker lived at Church Row, Lewes, Sussex, England.4
On 5 April 1891 Elizabeth Godden and Stephen Baker lived at 15 Lewes Road, Newhaven, Sussex, England, with their children Arthur (19 yrs), Albert (16 yrs), Florence (14 yrs), Mabel (8 yrs) and Olive (4 yrs).5
On 31 March 1901 Elizabeth Godden and Stephen Baker lived at 31 Artiyans Dwellings, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, with daughters Mabel (18 yrs) and Olive (14 yrs).6
On 2 April 1911 Elizabeth Godden and Stephen Baker lived at 51 Melbourne Road, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.7

Family

Stephen Baker b. c 1845
Marriage*
Elizabeth Godden married Stephen Baker in 1868 at Lewes, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Apr-Jun 1868, Lewes, Vol 2b Page 288."
  3. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1067 folio 104 page 36."
  4. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1069 folio 92A page 49."
  5. [S71] 1891 Census for England "RG12 piece 800 folio 16 page 25."
  6. [S72] 1901 Census for England "RG13 piece 879 folio 60 page 19."
  7. [S73] 1911 Census for England "RG14PN4822 RG78PN208 RD71 SD2 ED10 SN310."

Ellen Godden

b. March 1871, d. 1873
FatherWilliam Godden b. 4 Oct 1844, d. 19 Jan 1888
MotherAnn Elizabeth Humphries b. 10 Jul 1843, d. 6 Oct 1872
     Ellen Godden was born in March 1871 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Godden and Ann Elizabeth Humphries.
On 2 April 1871 Ellen Godden lived at 17 Elder Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, recorded in the 1871 census as "infant (3 weeks.)2"
Ellen Godden died in 1873 at Brighton, Sussex, England. Age 2 years.3

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Apr-Jun 1871, Brighton RD, Vol 2b Page 190."
  2. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1081 folio 94 page 29 (surname GODDING)."
  3. [S141] General Register Office: Indexes to Deaths, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1873, Brighton RD, Vol 2b Page 135."

Emma Godden

b. 1868
FatherWilliam Godden b. 4 Oct 1844, d. 19 Jan 1888
MotherAnn Elizabeth Humphries b. 10 Jul 1843, d. 6 Oct 1872
Emma Godden, sister of Ann Elizabeth Godden
     Emma Godden was born in 1868 at Brighton, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of William Godden and Ann Elizabeth Humphries.
On 2 April 1871 Emma Godden lived at 17 Elder Place, Brighton, Sussex, England.2
On 3 April 1881 Emma Godden lived at 51 Hanover St, Brighton, Sussex, England, with her family.3
On 5 April 1891 Emma Godden lived at Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, England. Emma gives her place of birth as Eastbourne.4
Emma Godden was a Salvation Army officer on 5 April 1891.4
There is a potential marriage in the GRO Marriages Index: Apr-Jun 1899, Steyning RD, Vol 2b Page 634. However, this was followed up in the 1901 census and although an Emma Godden married Frederick Biddlesden, she was born 1878 in Rottingdean and is therefore not the right person.
There is another potential marriage in 1902 in Eastbourne of Emma Godden to John Lawrance Sayers (Oct-Dec 1902, Eastbourne, Vol 2b Page 181) but the 1911 census shows that she was born 1881 in Eastbourne and is therefore too young.
Emma Godden was a Salvation Army Ensign. on 31 March 1901.5
On 31 March 1901 Emma Godden lived at Plymouth, Devon, England. Emma gives her place of birth as Eastbourne again.5
A photo of Emma taken c1910 was taken in a studio at 56 Topsfield Parade, Crouch End in London. This is could be where Emma lived.
Emma Godden was a Salvation Army Officer, single on 2 April 1911.6
On 2 April 1911 Emma Godden lived at Plymouth, Devon, England, With her was Edith F.Griffiths c 1875 born Thornton Heath Surrey, also a Salvation Army Officer.6

Citations

  1. [S142] General Register Office: Indexes to Births, Sep 1837-2006, "Oct-Dec 1868, Brighton, Vol 2b Page 216."
  2. [S69] 1871 Census for England, "RG10 piece 1081 folio 94 page 29 (surname GODDING)."
  3. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1083 folio 73 page 41."
  4. [S71] 1891 Census for England "Class: RG12; Piece: 1278; Folio: 52; Page: 6."
  5. [S72] 1901 Census for England "Class: RG13; Piece: 2092; Folio: 118; Page: 7."
  6. [S73] 1911 Census for England.

Emma Godden

b. 30 March 1834, d. 1884
FatherMichael Godden b. 10 Feb 1811, d. 11 May 1901
MotherRuth Dunk b. 27 Jul 1807, d. 6 Nov 1873
     Emma Godden was born in 1834 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Emma Godden was baptized on 30 March 1834 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of Michael Godden and Ruth Dunk.
On 2 April 1871 Emma Godden and Esther Godden lived at 58 Chalfont Rd, Lower Holloway, Islington St James, Middlesex, England.
Emma was unmarried at age 38 years in the 1871 census and living with her widowed sister Esther Ashton and her three children.
On 3 April 1881 Emma Godden lived at 6 Smiths Cottages, Hindmans Rd, Camberwell, London, England.1
Emma Godden was a needlewoman, unmarried on 3 April 1881.1
Emma Godden died in 1884 at Camberwell, London, England. Age 53 years, surname spelt GODDIN.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 678 folio 32 page 57."
  2. [S141] General Register Office: Indexes to Deaths, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Jul-Sep 1884, Camberwell, London, Vol 1d Page 501, 53 years."

Esther Godden

b. circa 1839, d. 6 November 1872
FatherMichael Godden b. 10 Feb 1811, d. 11 May 1901
MotherRuth Dunk b. 27 Jul 1807, d. 6 Nov 1873
     Esther Godden was born circa 1839 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of Michael Godden and Ruth Dunk.
On 7 April 1861 Esther Godden lived at 24 Parker St, Westminster St Margaret, Middlesex, England.
In the 1861 census Esther gave her name as Esther Jones, married - a chemist apprentice wife. Henry Ashton was not there, but her sister Elizabeth was visiting.
Marriage banns for Esther Godden and Henry Stephenson Ashton were published on 25 May 1863 at St James, Holloway, Islington, Middlesex, England.
Esther Godden married Henry Stephenson Ashton, son of Samuel Ashton and Frances Day (?), on 27 June 1863 at St James, Islington, Middlesex, England.1
On 2 April 1871 Esther Godden and Emma Godden lived at 58 Chalfont Rd, Lower Holloway, Islington St James, Middlesex, England.
Esther Godden was a chemist on 2 April 1871.
Esther Godden died on 6 November 1872 at 2 Trevor-houses Nightingale Rd, Wood Green, Middlesex, England.
Her estate was probated on 6 November 1873 Effects under 300 pounds.
For the 1881 census, the children Henry and Samuel E Ashton are living with their grandmother, Frances D Ashton (widow, aged 68 years) in Louth, Lincolnshire.

Family

Henry Stephenson Ashton b. 1839, d. 1871
Marriage Bann
Marriage banns for Esther Godden and Henry Stephenson Ashton were published on 25 May 1863 at St James, Holloway, Islington, Middlesex, England
Marriage*
Esther Godden married Henry Stephenson Ashton, son of Samuel Ashton and Frances Day (?), on 27 June 1863 at St James, Islington, Middlesex, England.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Apr-Jun 1863, Islington, London, Vol 1b Page 331."

Fanny Elizabeth Godden

b. 1879, d. 1879
FatherWilliam Godden b. 4 Oct 1844, d. 19 Jan 1888; to be checked
MotherFanny (?) b. 1840
     Fanny Elizabeth Godden died in 1879 at Brighton, Sussex, England.
Fanny Elizabeth Godden was born in 1879 at Brighton, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of William Godden and Fanny (?)

Frances Godden

b. 18 March 1832, d. 1854
FatherThomas Godden b. 19 Jan 1800, d. 16 Jan 1857
MotherAnn Gander b. 1802
     Frances Godden was baptized on 18 March 1832 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Godden and Ann Gander.
Frances Godden married Thomas Costa on 18 July 1847 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Frances Godden died in 1854 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.

Family

Thomas Costa
Marriage*
Frances Godden married Thomas Costa on 18 July 1847 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Frederick Robert Godden

b. 23 September 1864, d. 19 December 1938
MotherElizabeth Godden b. 1841
     Frederick Robert Godden was born on 23 September 1864 at 3 Leaf Terrace, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Elizabeth Godden.
Frederick Robert Godden was baptized on 22 October 1865 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, illegitimate.2
Frederick Robert Godden was also known as Robert. As recorded in the 1871 census.
Frederick Robert Godden was a printer compositor on 3 April 1881.3
On 3 April 1881 Frederick Robert Godden lived at 2 Western Terrace, Lewes, Sussex, England, lodger.3
In 1891 Frederick Robert Godden lived at Canada.4
Frederick Robert Godden was an impriman (printer) in 1891.4
Frederick Robert Godden died on 19 December 1938 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, at age 74. "birth date 23 Sep 1864."5

Citations

  1. [S465] Birth certificate of Frederick Robert Godden, born 23 Sep 1864, registered 2 Nov 1864 in the Registration District of Eastbourne, Sussex, England (GRO Index Ref: Vol 2b Page 61).
  2. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  3. [S70] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1069 folio 65 page 39."
  4. [S605] 1891 Census for Canada "Year: 1891; Census Place: Palais Ward, Québec City, Quebec; Roll: T-6415; Family No: 16."
  5. [S244] Website "Ancestry" (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/) "Ancestry.com. Web: Manitoba, Death Index, 1881-1943 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: Vital Statistics. Manitoba Consumer and Corporate Affairs. http://vitalstats.gov.mb.ca/Query.php: accessed 6 September 2012."

George Godden

b. 21 March 1802, d. 22 November 1866
FatherMichael Godden b. 11 Oct 1767, d. 13 Feb 1851
MotherLucy Verrall b. 18 Oct 1778, d. 29 Oct 1858
     George Godden was born in 1802 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
George Godden was baptized on 21 March 1802 at Eastbourne St Mary, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Michael Godden and Lucy Verrall.
George Godden married Jane Markwick, daughter of Jasper Markwick and Susanna Shoesmith, on 17 June 1825 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, botp. Witnesses Geo BONIFACE, Wm HART.2
George Godden was an agricultural labourer on 30 March 1851.3
On 30 March 1851 George Godden and Jane Markwick lived at Meads, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.3
George Godden died on 22 November 1866 at Meads, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, at age 64. Died of "probably disease of the heart."4

Family

Jane Markwick b. 14 Feb 1802, d. 1885
Marriage*
George Godden married Jane Markwick, daughter of Jasper Markwick and Susanna Shoesmith, on 17 June 1825 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England, botp. Witnesses Geo BONIFACE, Wm HART.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S24] Index to Sussex Marriages, 1538-1837, Compact Disc SFHGCD003, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, 2008.
  3. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 172 page 9."
  4. [S700] Webpage Sussex Advertiser "27 November 1866."

George Godden

b. circa 1851
FatherWilliam Godden b. 16 Apr 1820, d. 1871
MotherEliza Wood b. 9 Mar 1828
     George Godden was born circa 1851 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England; a fisherman's son.1 He was the son of William Godden and Eliza Wood.

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 176 page 17."

George Godden

b. 7 March 1830
FatherGeorge Godden b. 21 Mar 1802, d. 22 Nov 1866
MotherJane Markwick b. 14 Feb 1802, d. 1885
     George Godden was baptized on 7 March 1830 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of George Godden and Jane Markwick.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Hannah Godden

b. 6 October 1850
FatherSamuel Godden b. 21 Mar 1805, d. 1891
MotherAnn Apps b. c 1812
     Hannah Godden was baptized on 6 October 1850 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Godden and Ann Apps.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Harriet Godden

b. 14 February 1796, d. 1799
FatherMichael Godden b. 11 Oct 1767, d. 13 Feb 1851
MotherLucy Verrall b. 18 Oct 1778, d. 29 Oct 1858
     Harriet Godden was born in 1796 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Harriet Godden was baptized on 14 February 1796 at Eastbourne St Mary, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Michael Godden and Lucy Verrall.
Harriet Godden died in 1799 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Harriet Godden was buried on 13 October 1799 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Harriet Godden

b. 5 March 1826
FatherGeorge Godden b. 21 Mar 1802, d. 22 Nov 1866
MotherJane Markwick b. 14 Feb 1802, d. 1885
     Harriet Godden was baptized on 5 March 1826 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of George Godden and Jane Markwick.
On 7 June 1841 Harriet Godden lived at Meads Street, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, living with her grandparents Michael and Lucy Godden as a female servant, along with a boarder, Thomas Breach, fisherman, age 23 years.2
Harriet Godden married David Thomas Caplin in 1849 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.3
On 30 March 1851 Harriet Godden and David Thomas Caplin lived at Meads, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.4

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S67] 1841 Census for England "Class: HO107; Piece: 1114; Book: 13; Civil Parish: Eastbourne; County: Sussex; Enumeration District: 4; Folio: 31; Page: 6; Line: 24; GSU roll: 464161."
  3. [S143] General Register Office: Indexes to Marriages, Sep 1837 - 2006, "Oct-Dec 1849, Eastbourne, Vol 7 Page 565."
  4. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 172 page 8."

Henry Godden

b. circa 1847
FatherThomas Godden b. 19 Jan 1800, d. 16 Jan 1857
MotherAnn Gander b. 1802
     Henry Godden was born circa 1847 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Thomas Godden and Ann Gander.
Henry Godden was buried on 5 January 1854 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England, age 7 yrs, of Meads.2

Citations

  1. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 176 page 17."
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 7 yrs, of Meads."

James Godden

b. 27 January 1839
FatherGeorge Godden b. 21 Mar 1802, d. 22 Nov 1866
MotherJane Markwick b. 14 Feb 1802, d. 1885
     James Godden was baptized on 27 January 1839 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1,2 He was the son of George Godden and Jane Markwick.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S16] 1851 Census for England "HO107 piece 1637 folio 172 page 9."

James Samuel Godden

b. 14 October 1832
FatherSamuel Godden b. 21 Mar 1805, d. 1891
MotherAnn Apps b. c 1812
     James Samuel Godden was baptized on 14 October 1832 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 He was the son of Samuel Godden and Ann Apps.

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Jane Godden

b. 15 June 1817, d. 1896
FatherMichael Godden b. 11 Oct 1767, d. 13 Feb 1851
MotherLucy Verrall b. 18 Oct 1778, d. 29 Oct 1858
     Jane Godden was born in 1817 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Jane Godden was baptized on 15 June 1817 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England. She was the daughter of Michael Godden and Lucy Verrall.
Jane Godden married James Newman on 18 April 1834 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.
Jane Godden died in 1896 at Hastings, Sussex, England.

Family

James Newman b. c 1813, d. 1872
Marriage*
Jane Godden married James Newman on 18 April 1834 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England

Jane Godden

b. 23 June 1833
FatherThomas Godden b. 19 Jan 1800, d. 16 Jan 1857
MotherAnn Gander b. 1802
     Jane Godden was baptized on 23 June 1833 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Godden and Ann Gander.
Jane Godden witnessed the death of Thomas Godden on 16 January 1857 at Eastbourne, Sussex, England; "age 57 years", a coal dealer. He died of gastric fever (4 weeks), and ulceration of the bowels (5 days).

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.

Jane Godden

b. 28 December 1834, d. 1884
FatherSamuel Godden b. 21 Mar 1805, d. 1891
MotherAnn Apps b. c 1812
     Jane Godden was baptized on 28 December 1834 at St Mary's, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Samuel Godden and Ann Apps.
Jane Godden married James Kenward, son of Henry Kenward and Elizabeth Coppard, in 1853 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England.
Jane Godden died in 1884 at Lewes, Sussex, England.
Jane Godden was buried on 10 February 1884 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England, "age 49 years."2

Family

James Kenward b. 1833, d. 1899
Marriage*
Jane Godden married James Kenward, son of Henry Kenward and Elizabeth Coppard, in 1853 at All Saints, Lewes, Sussex, England
Children

Citations

  1. [S23] Index to Sussex Baptisms, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project,.
  2. [S25] Index to Sussex Burials, 1538 onwards, compiled by Sussex Family History Group, http://www.sfhg.org.uk/, ongoing project, "age 49 years."