Roscoe Harris Goodell

23 August 1880–15 October 1947 (Age 67)
West Boylston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Roscoe Harris

When Roscoe Harris Goodell was born on 23 August 1880, in West Boylston, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Lyman Payson Goodell, was 31 and his mother, Emily Armilla Harris, was 23. He married Helen Peabody on 17 May 1905, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1910. He died on 15 October 1947, in Scottsville, Pope, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 67.

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Roscoe Harris Goodell
Helen Peabody
Marriage: 17 May 1905
Sarah Peabody Sally Goodell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 May 1905Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 1
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded
    Age 3
    The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 18
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English (Hampshire and Surrey): variant of Goodall . This surname is now rare in Britain.

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

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    Sources (12)

    • Roscoe H Goodell, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Roscoe Harris Goodell, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Raskoe Harris Goodell, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"

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