Josephine Helena Godare

2 February 1904–15 December 1955 (Age 51)
Saint Francisville, Lawrence, Illinois, United States

The Life of Josephine Helena

When Josephine Helena Godare was born on 2 February 1904, in Saint Francisville, Lawrence, Illinois, United States, her father, Edmond Clinton Godare, was 35 and her mother, Maude Ravelette, was 30. She lived in Denison Township, Lawrence, Illinois, United States in 1920. She died on 15 December 1955, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Saint Francisville, Lawrence, Illinois, United States.

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Edmond Clinton Godare
Maude Ravelette
John Franklin Godare
Juanita Mary Godare
Josephine Helena Godare
Frances Eugene Godare
Edmond C. Godare

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World Events (8)

1905 · The Industrial Workers of the World

Age 1

The Industrial Workers of the World was founded after a convention was held by radical trade unionists from all over the United States who opposed the policies of the American Federation of Labor. The IWW opposed the American Federation of Labor's acceptance of capitalism and its refusal to include unskilled workers in craft unions. The convention took place on June 24 and was referred by the workers as the Industrial Congress or the Industrial Union Convention. The IWW aimed to promote worker solidarity in the revolutionary struggle to overthrow the employing class.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 14

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English and French: variant spelling of Goddard .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Josephine H Godare in household of Edward C Godare, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Josephine Godare in household of Clint Godare, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Josephine H Godare, "Find A Grave Index"

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