Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Martha Susan “Mattie” GODWINAge: 4118701912

Name
Martha Susan “Mattie” GODWIN
Given names
Martha Susan
Nickname
Mattie
Surname
GODWIN
Birth September 4, 1870 62 38
Address: "Minnimbah"
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"

Citation details: 16025/1870 GODWEN MARTHA S GEORGE MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

Birth of a brotherJames Adolphus GODWIN
October 29, 1871 (Age 13 months)
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* James Adolphus GODWIN b. 29 Oct 1871 (birth reg cannot be located but bapt entry located - CoE parish of Manning River - ba. 31 Oct 1871 (b. 29 Oct 1871) son of George & Mary Ann GOODWIN of Cape Hawke. "

Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"James Adolphus GODWIN - B. 29/10/1871 at Forster, NSW - D. 13/9/1952 at Waratah, NSW - bur. at Sandgate, NSW- M. 1/12/1891 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to Elizabeth Jane BUNT"

Note: I am unable to find any relevant birth registration.
Never married

Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

Note: Mattie remained single.
Baptism of a brotherJames Adolphus GODWIN
October 31, 1871 (Age 13 months)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* James Adolphus GODWIN b. 29 Oct 1871 (birth reg cannot be located but bapt entry located - CoE parish of Manning River - ba. 31 Oct 1871 (b. 29 Oct 1871) son of George & Mary Ann GOODWIN of Cape Hawke. James m. 1 Dec 1891 to Elizabeth BUNT and he died d. 13 Sep 1952 and is buried at Sandgate Cem (NSW)."

Birth of a sisterEmma Florence GODWIN
September 27, 1873 (Age 3)
Citation details: 17459/1873 GODWIN EMMA FLORENCE GEORGE MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Emma Florence GODWIN - B. 27/9/1873 at Forster, NSW - D. 18/2/1947 (death reg. at Mosman, NSW) - bur. at Rookwood, NSW - M. 27/2/1893 at McIntosh home at Forster, NSW to Henry Adolphus NEWMAN"

Birth of a sisterLillias Jane GODWIN
July 11, 1875 (Age 4)
Citation details: 18394/1875 GODWIN LILLIAS JANE GEORGE MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Lillias Jane GODWIN - B. 11/7/1875 at Smiths Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 15/9/1951 (death reg. at Balmain, NSW) - bur. at Waverley, NSW - M. (1st) in 1902 (reg. Paddington, NSW) to Robert M GRIFFITHS, M. (2nd) in 1920 (reg. Woollahra, NSW) to George W STUART"

Marriage of a siblingMurdock McINTOSHElizabeth Hillier GODWINView this family
May 16, 1876 (Age 5)
Address: At the home of Elizabeth's parents.
Citation details: 3982/1876 MCINTOSH MURDOCK GODWIN ELIZABETH H PORT STEPHENS
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Elizabeth Hillier GODWIN - B. 14/7/1857 at Kincumber, NSW - D. 22/8/1943 at Merewether, NSW - bur. at Forster, NSW - M. 16/5/1876 at Godwin home at Smiths Lake, NSW to Murdoch McINTOSH "

Publication: Northern Champion (Taree, NSW : 1913 - 1954), Saturday 30 March 1918, page 4
Marriage of a siblingNathaniel Henry GODWINEmma Jane CROSSView this family
June 12, 1876 (Age 5)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 630 and 638
Citation details: 3248/1876 GODWIN NATHANIEL CROSS EMMA MANNING RIVER
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Nathaniel GODWIN - B. 27/1/1853 at Kincumber, NSW - D. 23/1/1920 at Failford, NSW - bur. 24/1/1920 at Failford, NSW - M. 12/6/1876 at Dingo Creek, NSW to Emma CROSS"

Birth of a sisterHannah Maria GODWIN
January 23, 1877 (Age 6)
Citation details: 19296/1877 GODWIN HANNAH MARIA GEORGE MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Hannah Maria GODWIN - B.23/1/1877 at Myall Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 29/8/1953 (death reg. at Taree, NSW) - bur. at Failford, NSW - M. 29/8/1902 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to John Arthur POYNTER"

Marriage of a siblingJohn James NEWMANHarriet Cape GODWINView this family
June 19, 1878 (Age 7)
Address: At the home of her parents.
Citation details: 4547/1878 NEWMAN JOHN JAMES GODWIN HARRIET C PORT STEPHENS
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"M. 19/6/1878 at Godwin home at Smiths Lake, NSW to John James NEWMAN [John is same person as I26350]"

Marriage of a siblingGeorge William MORTIMERMary Ann GODWINView this family
December 29, 1881 (Age 11)
Citation details: 2629/1882 MORTIMER GEORGE W GODWIN MARY A PADDINGTON
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Mary Ann GODWIN - B. 29/5/1859 at Kincumber, NSW - D. 12/10/1917 at St Vincents Hosp, Darlinghurst, NSW - bur. at Waverley, NSW - M. 29/12/1881 at Darling Point, NSW to George William MORTIMER"

Birth of a sisterEmily Grace GODWIN
July 23, 1883 (Age 12)
Citation details: 19958/1883 GODWIN EMILY G GEORGE MARY A WINGHAM
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Emily Grace GODWIN - B. 23/7/1883 at Smiths Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 11/10/1954 (death reg. at Taree, NSW) - bur. at Forster, NSW - M. 27/5/1901 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to John Edward IRELAND "

Marriage of a siblingGeorge Price GODWINEdwina Mary WARDView this family
February 2, 1885 (Age 14)
Citation details: 4701/1885 GODWIN GEORGE WARD EDWINA M DUNGOG
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"George Price GODWIN - B. 4/6/1861 at Kincumber, NSW - D. (per DC) 7/6/1943 at Bulahdelah, NSW (HS = D. 5/6/1943) - bur. 9/6/1943 at Bulahdelah, NSW - M. 2/2/1885 - marriage recorded in Dungog RC Parish Register but likely married at RC Church in Bulahdelah, NSW to Edwina Mary WARD

Marriage of a siblingThomas Henry GODWINSophia Jane GREGORYView this family
November 7, 1885 (Age 15)
Citation details: 4967/1885 GODWIN THOMAS GREGORY SOPHIA J STROUD
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1280
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Thomas Henry GODWIN - B. 13/12/1854 at Kincumber, NSW - D. 11/7/1919 at Nabiac, NSW - bur. 11/7/1919 at Failford, NSW - M. 7/11/1885 at Bungwahl CoE, NSW to Sophia Jane GREGORY"

Death of a motherMary Ann JONES
August 1, 1886 (Age 15)

Godwin - Mary Ann
Godwin - Mary Ann

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Note: I am unable to find any relevant death registration in NSW.
Marriage of a siblingJohn Robert GODWINMary Anne NEWTONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 7, 1888 (Age 18)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 4964/1888 GODWIN ROBERT J NEWTON MARY A STROUD
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Robert John GODWIN - B. 17/9/1865 at Wallis Lake (Forster), NSW - D. 12/4/1928 at Tuncurry, NSW - bur. Forster, NSW - M. 7/9/1888 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to Mary Ann NEWTON

Marriage of a siblingLuke John GODWINMersey Elizabeth NEWTONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 13, 1889 (Age 18)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 4659/1889 GODURIN LUKE J NEWTON MARCY E STROUD
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Luke John GODWIN - B. 28/1/1869 at Cape Hawke (Forster), NSW - D. 17/4/1939 (death reg. at Taree, NSW) - bur. at Forster, NSW - M. 13/8/1889 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to Mercy Elizabeth NEWTON"

Death of a fatherGeorge Garlick GODWIN
August 19, 1890 (Age 19) Age: 87 is in DC
Cause: Supposed inflammation of the bowels together with yellow jaundia
Citation details: 12279/1890 GODWIN GEORGE G JOHN MARY STROUD
Godwin - George Garlick - 1890
Godwin - George Garlick - 1890

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Godwin - George Garlick - Death Certificate
Godwin - George Garlick - Death Certificate

Note: Image kindly provided by Di Godwin.

Marriage of a siblingJames Adolphus GODWINElizabeth Jane BUNTView this family
Type: Religious marriage
December 1, 1891 (Age 21)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 7437/1891 GODWIN JAMES A BUNT ELIZABETH J STROUD
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"James Adolphus GODWIN - B. 29/10/1871 at Forster, NSW - D. 13/9/1952 at Waratah, NSW - bur. at Sandgate, NSW- M. 1/12/1891 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to Elizabeth Jane BUNT"

Marriage of a siblingHenry Adolphus NEWMANEmma Florence GODWINView this family
February 27, 1893 (Age 22)
Address: At the home of the McIntosh family.
Citation details: 6888/1893 NEWMAN HENRY A GODWIN EMMA F TAREE
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Emma Florence GODWIN - B. 27/9/1873 at Forster, NSW - D. 18/2/1947 (death reg. at Mosman, NSW) - bur. at Rookwood, NSW - M. 27/2/1893 at McIntosh home at Forster, NSW to Henry Adolphus NEWMAN"

Marriage of a siblingJohn Edward IRELANDEmily Grace GODWINView this family
Type: Religious marriage
May 27, 1901 (Age 30)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 16 JUly 2012
Text:

In part:

"Emily Grace GODWIN - B. 23/7/1883 at Smiths Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 11/10/1954 (death reg. at Taree, NSW) - bur. at Forster, NSW - M. 27/5/1901 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to John Edward IRELAND "

Citation details: 4964/1901 IRELAND JOHN E GODWIN EMILY G STROUD
Marriage of a siblingJohn Arthur POYNTERHannah Maria GODWINView this family
Type: Religious marriage
August 29, 1902 (Age 31)
Address: Church of England
Citation details: 7685/1902 POYNTER JOHN A GODWIN HANNAH M STROUD
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Hannah Maria GODWIN - B.23/1/1877 at Myall Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 29/8/1953 (death reg. at Taree, NSW) - bur. at Failford, NSW - M. 29/8/1902 Bungwahl CoE, NSW to John Arthur POYNTER"

Marriage of a siblingRobert M GRIFFITHSLillias Jane GODWINView this family
November 12, 1902 (Age 32)
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Lillias Jane GODWIN - B. 11/7/1875 at Smiths Lake (Bungwahl), NSW - D. 15/9/1951 (death reg. at Balmain, NSW) - bur. at Waverley, NSW - M. (1st) in 1902 (reg. Paddington, NSW) to Robert M GRIFFITHS, M. (2nd) in 1920 (reg. Woollahra, NSW) to George W STUART"

Citation details: 9858/1902 GRIFFITHS ROBERT M GODWIN LILLIAN J PADDINGTON
Publication: Daily newspaper centred in Sydney
Citation details: 29 November 1902, page 1.
Death January 9, 1912 (Age 41)
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"

Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3460/1912 GODWIN MARTHA S GEORGE G MARY A STROUD
Godwin - Martha Susan
Godwin - Martha Susan

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

Burial January 10, 1912 (1 day after death)
Address: Anglican portion, row J18.
Cemetery: Forster General
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"

Godwin - Martha Susan
Godwin - Martha Susan

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: May 26, 1852Kincumber, , New South Wales, Australia
8 months
elder brother
23 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
22 months
elder sister
Mary Ann GODWIN
Birth: May 29, 1859 51 27Kincumber, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 12, 1917Darlinghurst, , New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
22 months
elder brother
Matthew Mark GODWIN
Birth: July 10, 1867 59 35Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 6, 1869Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
19 months
elder brother
19 months
herself
Martha Susan “Mattie” GODWIN
Birth: September 4, 1870 62 38Cape Hawke, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 9, 1912Stroud, , New South Wales, Australia
14 months
younger brother
23 months
younger sister
21 months
younger sister
Lillias Jane GODWIN
Birth: July 11, 1875 67 43Smiths Lake, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 15, 1951Balmain, , New South Wales, Australia
18 months
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
Emily Grace GODWIN
Birth: July 23, 1883 75 51Smiths Lake, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 11, 1954Taree, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 16025/1870 GODWEN MARTHA S GEORGE MARY ANN PORT STEPHENS
BirthEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

Never marriedEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

DeathEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"

DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3460/1912 GODWIN MARTHA S GEORGE G MARY A STROUD
DeathHeadstone - Godwin - Martha Susan
Godwin - Martha Susan
Godwin - Martha Susan

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DeathEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 16 July 2012
Text:

In part:

"Martha (Mattie) Susan GODWIN - B. 4/9/1870 at "Minnimbah, Cape Hawke", NSW (This is not Minimbah , the locality near Nabiac, rather it was the original name given to Forster township) - D. 9/1/1912 at Forster, NSW - bur. 10/1/1912 at Forster, NSW (did not marry)"

BurialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialEmails - Di Godwin
Citation details: 10 June 2012
Text:

In part:

"* Martha Susan GODWIN b. 4 Sep 1870 (reg as Godwen - 16025/1870). She did not marry and died 9 Jan 1912 - buried at Foster, NSW"