George GODFREE

Male 1770 - 1847  (77 years)


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  • Name George GODFREE 
    Born 1770  Little Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 2 Sep 1770  Little Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Lost Cousins 1841 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age: 72y 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Farmer 
    Probate ,Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Will 1847  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Will obtained from Gloucestershire Record Office - 24/08/2008. 
    Died 12 May 1847  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 17 May 1847  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I685  Caroline's Tree
    Last Modified 29 May 2019 

    Father John GODFREE,   b. 1729,   d. 1811  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth [GODFREE],   b. 1723,   d. 1812, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Family ID F316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary BAYLIS,   b. 1772, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 1853, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1794  Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • MARY BAYLIS Female
      Spouse: GEORGE GODFREY Family
      Marriage: 12 OCT 1794 Great Rissington, Gloucester, England
    Children 
     1. Mary GODFREY,   b. 26 Jan 1795, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1828  (Age 33 years)
     2. George GODFREE,   b. 4 Jun 1796, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1850, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     3. Hannah GODFREE,   b. 29 Jun 1799, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1869, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. John GODFREE,   b. 18 Jul 1800, Great Rissington, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2015 
    Family ID F213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • NOT OURS!! BUT MAY FIND A CONNECTION LATER ON.

      Title: Godfree, George
      Description: George Godfree, one of 176 convicts transported on the Mary, 28 August 1821
      Sentence Details: Convicted at Oxford Assizes for a term of life.
      Vessel: Mary (Ship)

      Date of Departure: 28 August 1821

      Place of Arrival: New South Wales
      Subject(s): Convicts - Australia - Registers
      Australia - Genealogy
      Source: Australian Joint Copying Project Microfilm Roll 88, Class and Piece Number HO11/4, Page Number 97 (50)
      Creator: Great Britain. Home Office
      Publisher: State Library of Queensland
      Digital ID: ctr-104095
      Rights: Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2. 5 Australia License
      Is Part Of: Convict Transportation Register
    • Marriage Record For John Godfree
      & Alice Boulton
      In the Parish of Olveston
      Groom's Name John Godfree Bride's Name Alice Boulton
      Date 3rd May 1630
      Parish Olveston
      County Gloucestershire
      Event Marriage Record


      Marriage Record For John Godfree
      & Ann Walker
      In the Parish of Pebworth, Gloucestershire
      Groom's Name John Godfree Bride's Name Ann Walker
      Groom's Parish Pebworth Bride's Parish Pebworth
      Date 26th December 1723
      Parish Pebworth, Gloucestershire
      County Worcestershire
      Event Marriage Record

    • justhikeaz

      Ckeck DNA matching ...... 27.2 centimorgans shared across 2 DNA segments to Peter.

      The connection will almost certainly be William Hemming born 1786. He married Mary Godfrey 3x great aunt, daughter of George Godfree and Mary Bayliss???

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] Census 1841 Great Rissington Sarah Jane Godfree (With her grandparents).

    2. [S430] Death: George Godfree D1847.

    3. [S391] PR: National Burial Index, (www.findmypast.com).

    4. [S462] Burial: Wishful Thinking's Gloucestershire Index, (http://www.wishful-thinking.org.uk/genuki/GLS/).

    5. [S395] PR: Phillimores Gloucestershire PR Volume 17.