GODCHARLES, Johnson B.

Male 1851 - 1920  (68 years)


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  • Name GODCHARLES, Johnson B. 
    Born 1 Oct 1851  Crescent, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biography
    • JOHNSON B. GODCHARLES, of the firm of C. A. Godcharles & Company, manufacturers of nails, was born in Crescent, Lycoming county, Pennsylvania, October 1, 1851, son of Henry and Esther (Price) Godcharles. He was reared in his native town, and received his education at the township schools and Bloomfield Academy, after which he learned the nailer trade, and has since followed that occupation. In 1870 he went to Towanda, Bradford county, Pennsylvania, and was a member of a cooperative manufacturing company two years, and from there went to Lycoming county, and was engaged in business until 1875; he then removed to Milton and worked at his trade until 1888, and then became a member of the present firm. Mr. Godcharles is a director in the Milton Trust and Safe Deposit Company. In 1877 he married Sarah Elizabeth, daughter of George Baker, of Milton. They have one daughter, Sarah Baker. Politically he is a Republican, and is connected with the F. & A. M.; both he and wife are members of the Methodist Episcopal church.
    Census (desc) 1860  Hepburn Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (desc) 1870  Hepburn Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census (desc) 1880  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    working as a nailor 
    Census (desc) 1900  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    living at 49 Broadway and working as a nailor 
    Census (desc) 1910  Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    widowed, living at 43 Mahoning St. and working as a nailor at the nail works 
    _UID CAB72F29F247C145A4C47DEEECB1535C3731 
    Died 20 May 1920  West Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Harmony Cemetery 
    Person ID I1758  Milton Families
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2019 

    Father GODCHARLES, Henry,   b. 15 Sep 1817, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1894  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother PRICE, Esther,   b. 1820, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BAKER, Sarah Elizabeth,   b. 1856, Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 1877 
    Children 
     1. GODCHARLES, Sarah Baker,   b. Feb 1878, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907  (Age ~ 28 years)
    Last Modified 16 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F482  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Oct 1851 - Crescent, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - 1860 - Hepburn Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - 1870 - Hepburn Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - working as a nailor - 1880 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - living at 49 Broadway and working as a nailor - 1900 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus (desc) - widowed, living at 43 Mahoning St. and working as a nailor at the nail works - 1910 - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 May 1920 - West Donegal Township, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Harmony Cemetery - - Milton, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States
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  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Bell's History of Northumberland County PA 1891, Page 986.

    2. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 3 North Ward.

    3. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 15 Ward 2.

    4. [S2] Census - U.S., Image 4 Ward 4.