Charles William Goodwin

1871–24 December 1941 (Age 71)
Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada

The Life of Charles William

When Charles William Goodwin was born in 1871, in Sackville, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, his father, Christopher Goodwin, was 28 and his mother, Charlotte Sterling, was 24. He married Dora Elizabeth Wilcox on 17 February 1900, in Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in New Brunswick, Canada in 1911. He died on 24 December 1941, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Charles William Goodwin
1871–1941
Dora Elizabeth Wilcox
1874–1966
Marriage: 17 February 1900
Ernest Edward Goodwin
1901–1911
Dora Elizabeth Goodwin
1904–1906
Annie Geneva Goodwin
1906–1909
Leo Vance Goodwin
1908–1951
Leah Mildred Goodwin
1908–2001
Charles William Goodwin
1910–1996
Murray Franklin Goodwin
1910–1997
Greta May Goodwin
1911–1968
Doris Margarita Goodwin
1913–1914
Leonard Edward Goodwin
1915–1915
Loran Cecil Goodwin
1916–1917
Lloyd George Goodwin
1916–1990
Everett Bruce Goodwin
1917–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 February 1900
Saint John, St. John, New Brunswick, Canada
children

(13)

    Ernest Edward Goodwin

    Male1901–1911Male

    Dora Elizabeth Goodwin

    Female1904–1906Female

    Annie Geneva Goodwin

    Female1906–1909Female

    Male1908–1951Male

    Female1908–2001Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (4)

1871

Age 0

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 9

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.
1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

Age 30

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Godewyn, Old English Gōdwine, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + wine ‘friend’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles W. Gooden in household of Christopher Gooden, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Charles W Goodwin in entry for Loran Goodwin, "New Brunswick, Saint John, Saint John, Burial Permits, 1889-1919"
  • Charles W Goodman in entry for Leonard E Goodwin, "New Brunswick, Saint John, Saint John, Burial Permits, 1889-1919"

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