Goodwin

Name origin: This surname, derived from the Saxon God, or good, and win, conqueror that is, a conqueror in God, converted or victorious in God. the family is of ancient English origin seated at Braintree and Bocking, County of Essex; the first English ancestor is Robert Goodwin, living in Norwich, 1238.

William Goodwin

b.abt.1480 Blofield, Norfolk, England; parents ukn
d.May 20, 1531 Blofield, Norfolk, England
m.bef.1510 Margary ______
b.abt.1485 Blofield, England
d.aft.May 1531 Blofield, England

CHILDREN included:

  1. John (The Younger) Goodwin b.abt.1508 d.aft.1528
  2. John (the Elder) Goodwin b.1510 d.Jan. 1562
  3. William Goodwin b.abt.1512 Blofield, England
  4. Roger Goodwin b.abt. 1514 Blofield, England

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John Goodwin

b.1510 Blofield, Norfolk, England; s/o William and Margary Goodwin
d.Jan. 1562 Blofield, Norfolk, England
m.abt.1537 Alice ______
b.1512 Blofield, Norfolk, England
d.Feb. 22, 1566 Blofield, Norfolk, England

CHILDREN included:

  1. Ciceley Goodwin b.abt.1538 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  2. Thomas Goodwin b.abt.1538 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  3. John Goodwin b.abt.1540 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.Apr. 29, 1593 Blofield,Norfolk, England
  4. Francis Goodwin b.1544 Hemblington, Norfolk, England d.July 25, 1602 Hemblington, Norfolk, England
  5. Myles Goodwin b.Sept. 8, 1546 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.Sept. 1619
  6. Elizabeth Goodwin b.Jan. 12, 1548/9 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.abt.1551 d.y.
  7. Edmund Goodwin b.Jan. 8, 1550/1 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.abt.1552 d.y.
  8. James Goodwin b.Jan. 8, 1550/1 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.Apr. 27, 1578 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  9. Joan Goodwin b.Jan. 29, 15558 d.Feb. 8, 1558

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Francis Goodwin

b.1544 Hemblington, Norfolk, England; s/o John and Alice Goodwin
d.June 25, 1602 Hemblington, Norfolk, England
m.Oct. 12, 1585 Hemblington, Norfolk, England Joan Lysinge
b.1543 Ranworth, Norfolk, England
d.Aug. 27, 1611 Ranworth, Norfolk, England

CHILDREN included:

  1. Thomas Goodwin b.Apr. 5, 1568 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.abt.1570 d.y.
  2. Margaret Goodwin b.April 23, 1570 Ranworth, Norfolk, England d.Apr. 11, 1637 m.Robert Page
  3. John Goodwin b.Aug. 20, 1571 Ranworth, Norfolk, England d.July 5, 1637
  4. James Goodwin b.March 21, 1572 Blofield, Norfolk, England d.Sept. 21, 1574 Blofield, England
  5. Mary Goodwin b.Aug. 2, 1573 Ranworth, Norfolk, England
  6. Sadie Goodwin b.1575 Ranworth, Norfolk, England
  7. Francis Goodwin b.Aug. 15, 1576 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  8. Peter Goodwin b.May 23, 1581 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  9. Elizabeth Goodwin b.1578 Ranworth, Norfolk, England
  10. Sampson Goodwin b.abt.1580 Ranworth, Norfolk, England
  11. Elias Goodwin b.March 30, 1581 Blofield, Norfolk, England
  12. Susan Goodwin b.Nov. 9, 1586 Ranworth, Norfolk, England d.May 22, 1615
  13. Mary Goodwin b.March 22, 1592 Hemblington, Norfolk, England

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