Edward Goodson

1877–6 March 1953 (Age 76)
Mile End New Town All Saints, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Goodson was born in 1877, in Mile End New Town All Saints, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benjamin Goodson, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Burles, was 30. He married Florence Eleanor Nicholls on 9 April 1898, in Christ Church Spitalfields, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He died on 6 March 1953, in Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Edward Goodson
1877–1953
Florence Eleanor Nicholls
1877–1951
Marriage: 9 April 1898
Edward Charles Goodson
1900–
Harold Richard Goodson
1904–1965

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 April 1898
Christ Church Spitalfields, London, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Goodson

    Male1846–1915Male

    Elizabeth Burles

    Female1847–1913Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1877 · Trial of Detectives

Age 0

The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 
1884

Age 7

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 31

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly East Anglia and East Midlands): nickname for a dutiful son, from Middle English gode ‘good’ + sone ‘son’.2 English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Gōdsunu, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + sunu ‘son’.3 Possibly an Americanized form of German Gutersohn, a nickname or pet name meaning ‘good son’ for one of out of many sons.

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

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