Clarence George Lyndhurst Godwin (1893 - 1946)

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Elstwk, Australia

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Elstwk, Australia

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Father: Godwin George Harold Godwin
Mother: Ctine Helen Lovie Godwin

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George Lyndhurst

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1893 - In the year that Clarence George Lyndhurst Godwin was born, on November 7th, the women of Colorado were given the right to vote via a state referendum. Fifty-five percent of voters turned out and the referendum passed with 35,798 voting in favor and 29,551 voting against.

1903 - He was only 10 years old when the Ford Motor Company was incorporated in June after Henry Ford left another car company he founded in 1901 (which became the Cadillac Motor Company). He began Ford Motor Company with $28,000 in cash from twelve investors, two of whom (the Dodge brothers) later began their own car company. Henry Ford improved on assembly line techniques and has been so successful that his family still controls a very popular Ford line of cars and trucks.

1928 - By the time he was 35 years old, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

1929 - When he was 36 years old, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

1946 - In the year of Clarence George Lyndhurst Godwin's passing, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

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Clarence George Lyndhurst Godwin passed away in 1946 in Elstwk, Australia at 53 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Clarence. He was born in 1893. He was born to Godwin George Harold Godwin and Ctine Helen Lovie Godwin, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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