Joseph Godfrey[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1800 - 1880  (80 years)


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  • Name Joseph Godfrey 
    Born 1 Mar 1800  Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1848  Rockyford Branch, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 16 Dec 1880 
    Person ID I21083  Early Latter-day Saints
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2007 

    Father William Godfrey,   b. Abt 1780 
    Mother Margaret Baurer 
    Family ID F8367  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Rheeves Coleman 
    Family ID F13802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Sarah Ann Price 
    Family ID F13801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ann Eliza Reeves,   b. 28 Sep 1817, Hartford, Burlington, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1857  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 1840  , , New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Eliza Jane Godfrey,   b. 14 Dec 1846, Winter Quarters (Florence), Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1847  (Age 0 years)
     2. George Godfrey,   b. 20 Jul 1848
     3. William Godfrey,   b. 8 Dec 1841, Hartford, Washington, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F13803  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah 892

      Name transcribed from the Iowa Branches Members Index 1839 - 1859, Volumes I & II by Ronald G. Watt. Historical Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991. Copyright by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

      Note: Stated in record above, "Listed as a Seventy in the Buoyo Branch record 1850"

      me transcribed from A "Grave" Experience at the Mormon Pioneer Winter Quarters Cemetery. By Carlyle B. Jensen and Gail Geo. Holmes, Published by Authors October 1999. Quoted from with permission of Gail Geo. Holmes. The record is a Commencement to bury in the burying ground at Winter Quarters, North West Corner. Spellings, dates and etc. are as written in the original record - mistakes and all."

      Stated in record above for Eliza Jane Godfrey daughter of Joseph Godfrey, "Eliza Jane Godfrey; 6 mos., 3 days; daughter of Joseph and Ann Eliza Godfrey; deceased July 8, 1847; disease diarrhea; birthplace Winter Quarters; birthdate Dec. 14, 1846; grave no. 169."

  • Sources 
    1. [S19] Book - Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah, 2 vols, Esshom, Frank, (Salt Lake City: 1913), 892.

    2. [S12] Internet Link - BYU Winter Quarters Project - http://winterquarters.byu.edu.

    3. [S13] Internet Link - Pioneer Research Group Project - http://www.pioneerresearchgroup.org.

    4. [S21258] .

    5. [S3] LDS - Iowa Branches Members Index 1829 - 1859, Volumes I and II, Watt, Ronald G., (Historical Department Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1991,).