Andrew Miller “Miller” Goodnough

Andrew Miller “Miller” Goodnough

Birth
Chateaugay, Franklin County, New York, USA
Death 17 Mar 1945 (aged 44)
Kingston, Frontenac County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Winthrop, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 65644124 · View Source
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Andrew Miller Goodnough, 44, formerly of Ogdensburg, died Saturday in the General Hospital, Kingston, Ontario.

He was born May 22, 1900, in Chateaugay, a son of the late Charles F. and Mary Alice Hood Goodnough. As a boy he lived at Winthrop, attending the Brasher-Stockholm school. Later, he resided in Ogdensburg, where for many years he was an automobile salesman for the George Murray garage. Subsequently, he was an automobile dealer in this city engaged in business for himself. Going to Watertown in 1940, he enlisted in the Canadian Forestry corps, of the Canadian army at Ottawa on March 6, 1942. He went overseas from Canada the following May and saw considerable service on combat duty with the Canadian Engineers, being considered an expert in internal combustion engines.

Surviving him are three sisters, Mrs. Alfred J. (Frances I.) Burke, Watertown, with whom he lived, and Mrs. Lovicey Tenney and Mrs. Maude Crump, Potsdam; a brother, George W. Goodnough, Winthrop, and nephews and nieces. Four nephews are in the armed forces of the United States. Mr. Goodnough had been hospitalized in Belgium Nov. 22, while on active service. Returning to Canada Jan, 9, he entered the Civic hospital in Ottawa.

He served in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Belgium. He was a lance corporal when he received his discharge from active service at Ottawa, Jan. 31.He served in England, Scotland, France, Italy and Belgium. He was a lance corporal when he received his discharge from active service at Ottawa, Jan. 31.

He married Erva Cooper of Heuvelton, but they were later divorced. He ran for the nomination for alderman in the first Ward in the Republican primary in 1941 but was defeated by Eric Carlsson, who in turn lost to Augustus Ashley, Democrat.

Burial was made in the Goodnough family plot at Winthrop.

Tues. 3/20/1945 Ogdensburg, NY, Journal


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  • Created by: Donald Wilcox
  • Added: 14 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65644124
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Andrew Miller “Miller” Goodnough (22 May 1900–17 Mar 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65644124, citing Winthrop Cemetery, Winthrop, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Donald Wilcox (contributor 47332553) .