William Wesley Goodwin

17 September 1906–28 November 1989 (Age 83)
Coryell, Texas, United States

The Life of William Wesley

When William Wesley Goodwin was born on 17 September 1906, in Coryell, Texas, United States, his father, Barton Robey Goodwin, was 38 and his mother, Sarah Lodema Bradshaw, was 36. He married Pauline Bomer on 25 June 1928, in Crosby, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Waco, McLennan, Texas, United States in 1920 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 28 November 1989, in El Paso, Texas, United States, at the age of 83.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Wesley Goodwin
1906–1989
Pauline Bomer
1912–1972
Marriage: 25 June 1928
Bilie Jean Goodwin
1923–1993
James Troy Goodwin
1930–1995
John Henry Goodwin
1930–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 June 1928
Crosby, Texas, United States
children

(3)

    Bilie Jean Goodwin

    Female1923–1993Female

    Male1930–1995Male

    John Henry Goodwin

    Male1930–1991Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    George Wilson Goodwin

    Male1894–1921Male

    Male1896–1980Male

    Female1898–1961Female

    Effie Jane Goodwin

    Female1900–1989Female

    Henry Clay Goodwin Sr

    Male1902–1991Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 1

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 8

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1929

Age 23

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Godewyn, Old English Gōdwine, composed of the elements gōd ‘good’ + wine ‘friend’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William W Goodwin in household of B R Goodwin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Willie Goodwin in household of Roba Goodwin, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Willie Goodwyn in household of Robert Goodwyn, "United States Census, 1930"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.