Jane Sarah Goody

15 February 1856–23 September 1953 (Age 97)
Barking, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane Sarah

When Jane Sarah Goody was born on 15 February 1856, in Barking, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Goodey, was 40 and her mother, Mary Wilshire, was 42. She married Henry Ray Lewis on 30 June 1873, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She immigrated to New York County, New York, United States in 1864 and lived in Lehi Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Lehi Ward 2, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 September 1953, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Lehi City Cemetery, Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Ray Lewis
Jane Sarah Goody
Marriage: 30 June 1873
William Henry Lewis
Alice Mary Lewis
Arthur Thomas Lewis
John Samuel Lewis
Susan Jane Lewis
Henry Lewis Jr.
Oren Isaac Lewis
George Alma Lewis
Juliette Lewis
Ira Relief Lewis
Verda Lucile Lewis

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 June 1873Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 24
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 28
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English:from the Middle English salutation godne dæie ‘good day’, possibly applied as a nickname for someone who frequently used this greeting.possibly in some instances from Middle English god(e)day(e) (or dey(e)) ‘good dairy man’ (see Day ).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Henry Goody Immigration Story by his daughter Jane Goody Lewis

    Utah Since Statehood Vol. II, Warrum, Noble 1919 pg. 708 In 1873 Mr. [Henry] Lewis married miss Jane Goody, a daughter of Henry and Mary (Wilshire) Goody, natives of England, who came to America in 18 …

    Sources (36)

    • Jane Goodey in household of Henry Goodey, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Jane Goodie in entry for James LeRoy Peterson and Verda Lucile Lewis, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Jane Sarah Goody in entry for Oren Isaac Lewis, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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