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Henry Alexander Godwin
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Birth: Apr. 12, 1856
St. Clair County
Alabama, USA
Death: Oct. 29, 1881
Cedarville
Hale County
Alabama, USA

He was unmarried and worked as store clerk as indicated by the 1880 US Census of Cedarville, Hale Co., AL.

Henry Alexander Godwin was the 1st cousin 1 times removed of Pleasant Riggs Crump, who had the distinction of being recognized as the last surviving Civil War Confederate Veteran when he died on 31 Dec 1951. Among other notable events, he was at Appomattox Courthouse to witness the surrender of Gen. Robert E. Lee. See Find A Grave Memorial #13397843. (Source: "The Heritage of St. Clair County" Heritage Publishing Consultants, Clanton Al, 1998, p174.)

Bio by Gresham Farrar. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Right Godwin (1832 - 1884)
  Drucella Frances Little Godwin (1836 - 1904)
 
 Siblings:
  Henry Alexander Godwin (1856 - 1881)
  Martha J. Godwin (1858 - 1872)*
  Frances Ella Godwin Abercrombie (1861 - 1935)*
  Obediah Godwin (1874 - 1881)*
  George Jones Godwin (1876 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Son of A.R and D.B. Godwin.
 
Burial:
Little Family Cemetery
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Gresham Farrar
Originally Created by: J Lowery
Record added: Oct 31, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43765345
Henry Alexander Godwin
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Henry Alexander Godwin
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Henry Alexander Godwin
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 Added: Jan. 27, 2010
 
 
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