Lieutenant-Colonel Algernon Arbuthnott Godwin

Male 1841 - 1927  (86 years)


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  • Name Lieutenant-Colonel Algernon Arbuthnott Godwin 
    Born 16 Feb 1841  Battersea Rise, Battersea, Wandsworth, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Jul 1841  St Mary, Battersea, Wandsworth, Surrey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Career 1869 
    Enlisted in 103rd Reg.Ft (Royal Bombay Fusiliers) 20 Nov 1869, Lieutenant 30 Jul 1862; Captain 14 Aug 1872

    '103rd Royal Bombay Fusiliers; nominal list of an Officer entitled to the Silver Medal for service on the Gold Coast under 9.9.43 of 1874 - Brevet Major A.A. Godwin - Severely wounded in action near Dunguah on the 27th October 1873' (UK Military Campaign Medal and Award Rolls, 1793-1949, Third Ashanti War)

    1889: Colonel (from son's baptism record) 
    Address 1886  3 Ashburn Place Find all individuals with events at this location 
    (from son John's baptism record) 
    Census 1891  St Peters Road (Hazlewood House), Christchurch Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Algernon A Godwin, Head, M, 50, Retired Lieut.Col, Army Infantry, Surrey Chobham
    Catherine Godwin, Wife, M, 35, South Australia
    Henry H Godwin, Son, S, 11, South Australia
    Amy A Godwin, Daur, S, 10, Yorkshire Bradford
    Charles A Godwin, Son, 8, London Bayswater
    Cecil A Godwin, Son, S, 6, London South Kensington
    Geoffrey A Godwin, Son, S, 1, London South Kensington
    Catherine M Godwin, Daur, S, 5mo, London South Kensington
    Georgina M Crawford, Visitor, S, 32, Gloucester Bourton on Water
    Alice Phelan, Servt, S, 37, Housemaid, Ireland
    Harriet M Hake, Servt, S, 30, Parlourmaid, Devon Ottery St Mary 
    Census 1901  4 Enys Road, Eastbourne Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Algernon A Godwin, Head, M, 60, Lieut Col (retired) Infantry, London Battersea
    Katherine Godwin, Wife, M, 45, Australia S. Adelaide
    Cecil C Godwin, Son, S, 16, London Kensington
    Katherine M Godwin, Daur, S, 10, London Kensington
    Alicia Phelan, Serv, S, 48, Housemaid, Ireland
    Sarah Smith, Serv, S, 29, Cook, Derbyshire Puixton?
    Anna Kelly, Serv, S, 22, Parlourmaid, Deptford 
    Census 1911  Rosebury, Hitchin, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Algernon A Godwin, Head, 70, Widower, Retired Lieut.Col, Army Infantry, London Middlesex
    Amy A Godwin, Daur, 30, Single, Bradford Yorkshire
    Geoffrey A Godwin, Son, 21, Single, London Middlesex
    Maud M Lobb, Cousin, 49, Single, London Middlesex
    Alicia Phelan, Servant, S, 58, Housemaid, Ireland
    Emma Gurwood, Servant, 59, Single, Cook
    Elizabeth I Cox, Servant, 26, Single, Maid
    Annie G Oliffe, Servant, 28, Single, Housemaid
    Florence M Humphries, Servant, 21, Housemaid
    May D Bevan, Servant, 20, Kitchen maid
    Alexander Buff, Servant, 32, Married, Man Servant
    Cecil Whitmore, Servant, 22, Single, Undergardener 
    Died 17 Jun 1927  The Old Rectory, West Coker, Yeovil, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 2 Sep 1927  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    GODWIN Algernon Arbuthnott of The Old Rectory West Coker near Yeovil Somersetshire died 17 June 1927 Probate London 2 September to Amy Adelaide Cotter (wife of the reverend Lawrence Routledge Cotter clerk) and Edward Horsman Bailey solicitor. Effects 70059 18s. 5d. 
    Person ID I12174  Simpson & Elder
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2013 

    Father Henry Morgan Godwin,   b. 8 Dec 1809, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1882, 27 First Avenue, Brighton, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Augusta Courtney,   b. poss 2 Feb 1817,   d. 8 May 1861, Fairfields, Fareham, Hants. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1833  St George's, Bloomsbury, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Witnesses: William Courtney and William Charles Courtney
    Family ID F300  Group Sheet

    Family Kathrine Hart,   b. Adelaide, S. Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1904, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1856  Adelaide, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • From Beryl Woodgate nee Godwin, 2013
    Children 
     1. Henry Harold Godwin,   b. 12 Dec 1879, Adelaide, South Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1895, Winchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 15 years)
     2. Amy Adelaide Godwin,   b. 26 Jan 1881, Bradford, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1962, Devon Central, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +3. Charles Algernon Godwin,   b. 29 Jan 1883, Bayswater, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1944, Calle Charcas, 535 Buenos Aires, Argentina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Major Cecil Courtney Godwin, OBE,   b. 5 Oct 1884, South Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1956, Park Rash, Kettlewell, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     5. John Godwin,   b. 18 Oct 1886,   d. 19 Oct 1886  (Age 0 years)
     6. Geoffrey Arbuthnott Godwin, 430644, Canadian Inf,   b. 19 Apr 1889, South Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1916, probably the Somme, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     7. Katherine Margaret Godwin,   b. 27 Oct 1890, South Kensington, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1907  (Age 16 years)
     8. Philip Morgan Godwin,   b. 7 Aug 1898, Chelsea Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1900, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 30 May 2013 
    Family ID F348  Group Sheet


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