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Matthew Godley, farm labourer, son of John Godley and Elizabeth Godley [Izzard]
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Date
Type
Information
Source
 
1831
Born
In the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
6th Jun 1841
Census
At Slafham in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Matthew Godley, M, [Son], age 9, born Sussex
1841 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
30th Mar 1851
Census
At Slafin Gill in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Son; occupation: farm labourer
1851 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
14th Apr 1855
Married
Mary Ann Dadswell at St. Dunstan Church in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Mayfield Parish Registers
 
1857
Birth of a daughter
Frances in the Parish of Mayfield, Sussex
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
1859
Birth of a son
William in the Parish of Ditton, Kent
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
1862
Birth of a son
Thomas in the Parish of Ditton, Kent
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
1867
Birth of a daughter
Martha in the Parish of Ditton, Kent
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
1869
Birth of a son
David in the Parish of Burwash, Sussex
Kathleen Hilborn's records
 
3rd Apr 1881
Census
At Poplar Cottage in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Mathew Godbey, M, Son In Law, married, age 50, born Rotherfield; occupation: farm labourer
1881 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex
 
5th Apr 1891
Census
At Owlsbury Cottage in the Parish of Rotherfield, Sussex; Matthew Godley, M, Head, widowed, age 61, born Rotherfield, Sussex; occupation: farm labourer
1891 Census
Rotherfield, Sussex

Ancestor's report
Descendent's report
Godley, Godlie, Godly, Godlye, Godlee, Godbey, Godby family records
The ancestral pedigree of Matthew Godley, farm labourer
  
 John Godlym: 5th Apr 1785 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Ovenden 
 b: c 1765  b: c 1765
  
   
 Annsley John 
 b: c October 1785 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 23rd Oct 1785 St. Denys Church
 b: 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Jun 1790 St. Denys Church
 
      
Grandfather
record
   
   
   
 John Godleym: 5th May 1811 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, SussexElizabeth Izzard 
 b: 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Jun 1790 St. Denys Church
  b: 1790 Rotherfield, Sussex
  
          
Luke  Elija Elizabeth Ann Elisha Mark Caroline Matthew 
b: 1812 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 8th Aug 1813 St. Margaret's Church, Buxted, Sussex
  b: 24th Jun 1816 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 15th Sep 1816 St. Denys Church
 b: 9th Jul 1818 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 2nd Aug 1818 St. Denys Church
d: 14th May 1894 Fletching, Sussex
bur: 16th May 1894 St Andrew & St Mary Church, Fletching, Sussex, Grave No. 453
 b: 21st Sep 1820 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 5th Nov 1820 St. Denys Church
 b: 8th Oct 1822 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 17th Nov 1822 St. Denys Church
 b: 8th Dec 1824 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 20th Mar 1825 St. Denys Church
 b: 2nd Sep 1827 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 11th Nov 1827 St. Denys Church
 b: 1831 Rotherfield, Sussex 
   Harriet                
   b: 26th Feb 1815 Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 26th Mar 1815 St. Denys Church
                
                   
Parental
record
   
   
    
 Mathew Godley
farm labourer
m: 14th Apr 1855 St. Dunstan Church, Mayfield, SussexMary Ann Dadswell 
 b: 1831 Rotherfield, Sussex  b: 1831 Crowborough, Rotherfield, Sussex
ch: 30th Oct 1831 St. Denys Church, daughter of Thomas Dadswell (labourer) and Mary Dadswell
  
      
 Frances William Thomas Martha David 
 b: 1857 Mayfield, Sussex b: 1859 Ditton, Kent b: 1862 Ditton, Kent b: 1867 Ditton, Kent
ch: 9th Jun 1867 St. Denys Church, Rotherfield, Sussex
d: 1886 Rotherfield, Sussex
 b: 1869 Burwash, Sussex 
Family
record

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