EDWARD CHARLES GODDARD

 

Born: 1874, St. Mary’s Stoke, Ipswich.

Died: 6th December 1914; age: 40; at Felixstowe Military Hospital, Suffolk.

Enlistment Location: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private: Service Number: 3/9550.

Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 3rd Battalion.

 

Grave Reference:

HH.5.15.

Ipswich Old Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

CENSUS

 

1881   20, Bell Lane, Ipswich.

 

Edward was 6 years old and living with his parents & sister.

Edward Goddard, 28, a General Labourer, born Ipswich.

Louisa Goddard (nee Clements), 26, born Ipswich.

Louisa Harriet Goddard, 8, born Ipswich.

 

1911   44, Gower Street, Ipswich.

 

Edward was 36 years old, a Timber Yard Labourer – Timber Merchant. He was married and Head of the Household.

Kate, 34.

James, 3.

step son George Leggett, 16.

Kate’s sister Annie Elizabeth Leggett, 40, a Domestic servant, born Vernon Street, Ipswich.

 

In 1904, Ipswich, Charles married Kate Ann Doughty Leggett, born December 1877, Vernon Street, Ipswich. They had 2 sons:

Charles Edward Goddard, born 1904, Ipswich – died 1906, Ipswich.

‘Teddy’ James Edward Goddard, 3, born August 1907, Wolsey Street, Ipswich.

Kate’s son:

George Ernest Ambrose Leggett, born March 1895, Norwich Road, Ipswich.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Kate A. Goddard – widow.

Suffolk Regiment, 3rd Battalion.

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