First Generation

1. Clarence W1 Pilgrim was born in Georgia December 6, 1892. Clarence died January 12, 1972 in Georgia, at 79 years of age. Find A Grave Memorial# 34026727

He married Gladys Claudia Godowns in Georgia, 1912. Gladys was born Jefferson Co, GA December 1895. Gladys was the daughter of Charles Remer Godowns and Vianna E Brinson. Gladys died December 2, 1959 Augusta, Richmond Co, GA, at 63 years of age. Thursday, December 3, 1959 Paper: Augusta Chronicle Thomson GA, - Mrs Gladys L. Godowns Pilgrim dies Wednesday at University Hospital in Augusta after an extended illness. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at the Thomson First Baptist Church by the Rev Grady Wheeler, the Rev Dan Brewster and the Rev Leroy Harris. Interment will be in Westview Cemetery. Mrs Pilgrim Died after an extended illness and was a member of the Thomas Methodist Church. She had made her home in Thomson for the past 39 years. She was a native of Jefferson Coundy GA., she was the daughter of the late Charlie Godowns and Bienna Brinmson Godowns. Survivors in addition to her husband include four sons, Gilbert Pilgrim, Clarence W Pilgrim Jr., Walter Julian Pilgrim and James Cleveland Pilgrin, all of Thomson; one brother, C. Reamer Godowns of Thomson; one sister, Mrs J.W. Murray of Augusta; 23 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a numer of nieces and Nephews.

Find A Grave Memorial# 34026769 In the 1920 census Wadley Jefferson Co GA page 194, Clarence (age 26) is recorded with Gladys (age 25), William (age 6), Gilbert (age 5), Vera (age 3y8m), and Larsin (age 2y5m), and hired-man .Runer Godown (age 20). Clarence is a farmer and all births are Georgia.

In the 1930 census 612 Black Street, Thomas, McDuffie Co, Georgia page 245, C.W (age 34) is recorded with his wife Gladys (age 33), William (age 16), Gilbert (age 14), Vern (age 13), Lorian (age 12), Rudalf (age 10), Lottie (age 9), Clarence (age 4), Julian (age 2) and Coleman (age 10m). C.W. was forst married at age 20. He is a cattle salesman and all births are GA.

Clarence W Pilgrim and Gladys Claudia Godowns had the following children:

child 2 i. William2 Pilgrim (still alive).

child 3 ii. Gilbert Pilgrim was born Jefferson Co, GA April 10, 1915. Gilbert died September 18, 1987 in McDuffie Co, Georgia, at 72 years of age.

child 4 iii. Vera Pilgrim (still alive).

child 5 iv. Larian Pilgrim (still alive).

child 6 v. Rudolf Pilgrim (still alive).

child 7 vi. Lottie Pilgrim (still alive).

child 8 vii. Clarence W Pilgrim was born in McDuffie Co, Georgia April 12, 1926. Clarence died October 25, 1983 in McDuffie Co, Georgia, at 57 years of age. Find A Grave Memorial# 34026517

child 9 viii. Walter Julian Pilgrim (still alive).

child 10 ix. James Cleveland Pilgrim (still alive).

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