202. Ansel Leroy11 Godown (Mark Oscar10, John R9, John8, Evans7, Jacob6, Jacob5 Goedowne, Abraham4, Jacob3 Godon, Abraham2, Main Family Line1 Godown)(1543) was born in VanBuren Co, Iowa April 19, 1851. Ansel died June 8, 1927 in Baker, Baker Co, Oregon, at 76 years of age.
He married Anna Maria Dixon in Washington Co, Iowa, March 30, 1874. Anna was born Illinois September 1854. Anna(1544) was the daughter of James Dixon and Christiana Myers. Anna died October 12, 1933 in Portland, Multnomah Co, Oregon, at 79 years of age. In the 1880 census Canton Twp, McPherson Co KS, page , A.L. (age 29) is living with his widowed sister Jennie Sulivan (age 30) and her children Elizabeth (age 9), William (age 7) and James (age 5). He has the occupation of Farmer.
In the 1900 census West 2nd Street, 3 Ward Beloit, Mitchell County, Kansas page 31, Ancell (age 48) is living with his wife Anna (age 45), daughter Katie (age 14) and Christine (age 10). Ancell has the occupation of day laborer and rents his home. They have been married for 27 years and have had 5 children with 3 living at the time of the census. His father is noted as being born in France? and mother in PA.
In the 1910 census 2501 Court street, Baker Twp, Baker Co, Oregon page 61, Ancel L Goodown (age 58) is recorded with his wife Ann (age 56), Katie M (age 24) and Christiana (age 20). They have been married for 36 years and have has 5 children with 3 living at the time of the census. Lee is recorded as a cement worker born in Iowa.
In the 1920 census 1777 Valley street, Baker Twp, Baker Co, Oregon page 16, Lee Godow (age 68) is recorded with his wife Annie (age 66). Lee is recorded as a cement worker born in Iowa.
Ansel Leroy Godown and Anna Maria Dixon had the following children:
345 i. Gilpin12 Godown(1545) was born about 1874. Gilpin died about 1895.
346 ii. Cora B Godown(1546) was born Iowa January 1875. Cora died about 1925 in Yellowstone Co, Montana. She married William A Huff in Cloud Co, Kansas, January 09, 1896. William was born in Eddyville, Wapello Co, Iowa August 01, 1874. William(1547) was the son of Michael A Huff and Ruth Hadley. (See William A Huff for the continuation of this line.) In the 1880 census Indiana, Graham, Kansas page 227A, Cora (age 5) is living with her morther M. Annie (age 26) and grandparents James Dickson (age 54) and Christrice Dickson (age 52).
347 iii. Katherine M Godown(1548) was born in Kansas October 1886. She married William E Moore in Baker Co, Oregon, September 4, 1910.(1549) William was born in South Dakota 1888. (See William E Moore for the continuation of this line.)
348 iv. Christine M Godown(1550) was born in Kansas July 23, 1889. Christine died June 20, 1976 in Milwaukee, Clackamas Co, Oregon, at 86 years of age. She married Edward A Landis in Baker Co, Oregon, June 26, 1915. Edward was born in Utah 1895. (Additional notes for Edward A Landis(1551)) i0 In the 1920 census 243 Auburn Street, Baker Twp, Baker Co, Oregon page 32, Edward (age 25), is recorded with his wife M. Christine (age 30), Edward, born in Utah, is noted as being a court reporter.
In the 1930 census Portland, Multnornah Co Oregon page 81, Edward (age 38) is recorded with his wife Christine (age 40). Edward was first married at age 23.
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