407. Arthur Lee12 Godown (Alton Joseph11, Jonas10, John A9, Jacob8, Evans7, Jacob6, Jacob5 Goedowne, Abraham4, Jacob3 Godon, Abraham2, Main Family Line1 Godown)(1751) was born Riegelsville, Bucks Co, Pa January 9, 1899. Sandy died September 07, 1970 Milford, Holland Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 71 years of age. Buried in Milford Union Cemetery Find A Grave Memorial# 39075779

He married twice. He married Mary Ethel Leichliter Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, 1920. Mary was born in Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co, PA May 21, 1901. Mary(1752) was the daughter of Mahlon Lightcap Leichliter and Lavinia Stone. Mary died March 21, 1999 Bucks Co, Pennsylvania, at 97 years of age. Burial: Nockamixon Union Cemetery Ferndale, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA

Express-Times, The (Easton, PA) - Monday, March 22, 1999 Deceased Name: Mary Ethel Godown -- Eastern Star member Mary Ethel Godown, 97, of Lopatcong Township, formerly of Upper Black Eddy, died in the Lopatcong Care Center on Sunday, March 21. Born May 21, 1901 in Bridgeton Township, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Mahlon and Lavinia Stone Leichliter. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Milford Presbyterian Church. She was a member of the Orion Chapter No. 177, Order of Eastern Star, Frenchtown; the Frenchtown-Milford VFW Post No. 7857 Auxiliary in Milford, N.J., and the Upper Black Eddy Volunteer Fire Co. Auxiliary. Her husband, Arthur Lee Godown, died in 1970. She is survived by two sons, Arthur Richard of Glen Gardner and Robert A. of Easton; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. A daughter, Evelyn Ellis, died in 1996.

Find A Grave Memorial# 62723926

He married Edith Anderson about 1930. Edith was born December 9, 1915. Edith died December 1979 Milford, Holland Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 64 years of age. Burial: Milford Union Cemetery Milford, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA

Find A Grave Memorial# 41858775 Occupation is recorded as a winder in the converting department at Riegal Paper in Milford. He retired in 1968 from more that 30 years at the paper corp. He was a member of the Old Timer Club and the Quater Century Club of Riegel. He was a pitcher in the Tri-Couty baseball league for many years for the teams of Riegel Ridge, High Bridge, and Lambertville.

In the 1920 census Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co PA page 66, an Arthur (age 20) is living with the Henry Hungridge family. Arthur has the occupation of a paper mill finisher.

In the 1930 census Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co PA page 88, an Arthur (age 30) is living with his wife Ethel (age 29), Eveline (age 9y11m), Richard (age 6) and Robert (age 1y1m). They were both first married at age 19. Arthur has the occupation of a paper mill finisher.

In the 1940 census River Bridge Lane, Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co PA, an Arthur (age 41) is living with his wife Mary E (age 38), Richard (age 16) and Robert (age 11). Arthur has the occupation of a paper mill finisher.

Arthur Lee Godown and Mary Ethel Leichliter had the following children:

child 603 i. Evelyn Joyce13 Godown(1753) was born in Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co, PA August 11, 1920. Evelyn died July 30, 1996 Milford, Holland Twp, Hunterdon Co, NJ, at 75 years of age. Find A Grave Memorial# 44902764 She married Arthur Donald Ellis about 1945.

Arthur was born June 26, 1925. (Additional notes for Arthur Donald Ellis(1754)) Arthur died April 4, 1987 at 61 years of age. Find A Grave Memorial# 44902724 (See Arthur Donald Ellis for the continuation of this line.)

child 604 ii. Arthur Richard Godown(1755) was born in Bridgeton Twp, Bucks Co, PA March 28, 1924. Arthur died October 11, 1999 Easton, Northampton Co, PA, at 75 years of age. Burial: Milford Union Cemetery Milford, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, USA Find A Grave Memorial# 41850998

child + 605 iii. Robert A Godown (still alive).

Arthur Lee Godown and Edith Anderson had the following children:

child 606 iv. Bruce Godown (still alive).

child 607 v. Kenneth Godown (still alive).

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