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James Henry Godsil
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1908
Knox County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec., 1978
Danville
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA

Jim died in Danville Veteran's Hospital.
He was born to James and Hilda (Nelson) Norburg Godsil.
He marred Mary Jane Ferrara in 1938. They had four sons James M., William J., Donald L., and John R. Godsil, and one Daughter, Sallie (Godsil) Conlin. Six sistrs Dolly O'Nion, Marge Bradford, Alice Wood, Lucy Ebner, Jean Olmsted, and Jessie Bainbridge. One brother William Godsil. He was a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus and a veteran of World War II. He was a 5th ward alderman in the city of Galesburg Il. at one time, and operated a Standard Oil Service Station at West South St. and Academy St. in Galesburg. He was also a State Oil Inspector and a Driver License Examiner in Galesburg
He had brothers, John , William, and Eddie Godsil all since deceased. 
 
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 Parents:
  James C. Godsil (1874 - 1961)
  Hilda C. Godsil (1881 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Jane Ferrara Godsil Shane (1920 - 1995)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Henry Godsil (1908 - 1978)
  William Arthur Godsil (1910 - 1985)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knoxville Cemetery
Knoxville
Knox County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Sallie Conlin
Originally Created by: Florence Banks
Record added: Mar 09, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5253224
James Henry Godsil
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James Henry Godsil
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James Henry Godsil
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