Alvin Leanard Goodwin

8 August 1903–12 December 1985 (Age 82)
Sumner, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Alvin Leanard

When Alvin Leanard Goodwin was born on 8 August 1903, in Sumner, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, Venus Sylvester Goodwin, was 32 and his mother, Pearl Grace Curtis, was 23. He married Hazel Leora Flynn on 23 December 1923, in Sumner, Dawson, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Sioux, Nebraska, United States in 1935 and Townsend Election Precinct, Sioux, Nebraska, United States in 1940. He died on 12 December 1985, in Tarzana, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in San Fernando, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Alvin Leanard Goodwin
Hazel Leora Flynn
Marriage: 23 December 1923
Loretta Jane Goodwin

Spouse and Children

23 December 1923
Sumner, Dawson, Nebraska, United States


    Loretta Jane Goodwin


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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 3

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Age 24

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: God, good, and wine, a friend, a benefactor

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alvin Goodwin in household of Venus S Goodwin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Alvin Goodwin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alvin L Goodwin, "United States Census, 1940"

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