Charles Clifford Goodwin

7 September 1840–19 December 1928 (Age 88)
Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles Clifford

Charles Clifford Goodwin was born on 7 September 1840, in Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Charles Goodwin and Jane Jackson. He married Phoebe Ann Trotman on 21 July 1862, in St Jude, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Judicial Township 2, Fresno, California, United States in 1910 and Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920. He died on 19 December 1928, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Charles Clifford Goodwin
Phoebe Ann Trotman
Marriage: 21 July 1862
William Deacon Goodwin
Clifford Charles Goodwin
Rose Maud Goodwin
Harry Sherman Goodwin
Frank Chambers Goodwin
Rose Goodwin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 July 1862St Jude, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated
    Age 10
    Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Godwin (Old English Gōdwine). Compare Godwin .Irish: adopted in Mayo for Ó Goidín, a variant of Ó Godáin, ‘descendant of Godán’, a diminutive personal name from got ‘stammering, lisping’.History: This name was brought independently to New England by many bearers from the 17th century onward. William Goodwin was one of the founders of Hartford, CT, in 1635 (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker).

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

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    Charles Clifford Goodwin was born in Stratford on Avon, England, on 7 September 1840. For clarity in this biography he will be referred to as “C.C.” throughout. Stratford on Avon is famous for being …

    Sources (27)

    • Chas Clifford Goodwin, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Charles Goodwin in household of Jane Goodwin, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Charles Clifford in entry for Clifford C Goodwin and Deseret Aldredge Johnson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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