7 November 1834–29 August 1887 (Age 52)
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
When Godfrey Case Hastings was born on 7 November 1834, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada, his father, Reuben W. John Hastings, was 23 and his mother, Frances Mary Wickham, was 20. He married Selina Elizabeth Cole in 1870. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Carlton, Orleans, New York, United States for about 5 years and Eaton Rapids, Eaton, Michigan, United States in 1880. He registered for military service in 1863. He died on 29 August 1887, in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Mount Evergreen Cemetery, Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.
He was the son of Reuben & Frances Mary "Fannie" (Wickham) Hastings. He came from Canada to Orleans County, New York prior to 1840. He was a Civil War (Union) Veteran who Served in 8th New York Heavy …