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   7625 1.0 William Goodmanmale
Bishop's Transcript reads 'William son of William'. I suspect the father's name is an error as I have found no recent bapt/birth for this, but Samuel and Elizabeth did have another son they also named William
7622 Father: Samuel Goodman    b. before 1701 at Desborough
7623 Mother: Elizabeth Underwood    b. before 1701 at Desborough    bur. 01 May 1730 at St Giles, Desborough
Baptism: 22 Jul 1721 at Desborough (source reads 'William the Son of Samuel & Elizabeth Goodman') Bp Transcripts Desb
Burial: 02 Mar 1722 /23 at St Giles, Desborough (source reads 'William Son of William Goodman') Bp Transcripts Desb




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