Nahum Danford Goddard, Jr.

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Nahum Danford Goddard, Jr.

Death: Died
Place of Burial: Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Nahum Parks Goddard, Sr. and Mary Goddard
Husband of Fannie Louise Goddard
Father of Robert H. Goddard and Richard Henry Goddard

Managed by: Walter Joseph Timoschuk, III
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About Nahum Danford Goddard, Jr.

Goddard was born in 1882 in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Nahum Danford Goddard (1859–1928) and Fannie Louise Hoyt (1864–1920). Robert was their only child to survive; a younger son, Richard Henry, was born with a spinal deformity, and died before his first birthday.[13]:16 His was an old New England family, and he inherited the traits of determination and mechanical ability. A country boy, he loved the outdoors and became an excellent marksman with a rifle.[14]


  • 13, 14. Lehman, Milton (1963). This High Man: The Life of Robert H. Goddard. New York, NY: Farrar, Strauss, and Co.


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Nahum Danford Goddard, Jr.'s Timeline

October 5, 1882
Age 23
Worcester, Worcester , Massachusetts, United States
Age 69
Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States