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William Goodman


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   11980 1.0 William Goodmanmale
Temporary record. Not yet identified the William who was the father of John


   119812.1 John Goodmanmale
Burial: 26 Feb 1750 /51 at St Giles, Desborough (source reads 'John Goodman son of Willm Goodman') Bp Transcripts Desb

   120912.2 Alice Goodmanfemale
Note that the father of John is not necessarily the father of Alce
Burial: 24 Oct 1754 at St Giles, Desborough (source reads 'Alce Goodman the Daughter of Wm Goodman') Bp Transcripts Desb



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