SUBJECT: GODWIN BIBLE (Now in the possession of Mrs. Myrtle Jones Allen
in Santa Rosa County, FL.

First Page: "THE NEW TESTAMENT OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOR JESUS CHRIST" 
PHILADELPHIA: PUBLISHED BY JESPER HARDING NO. 57 SOUTH
THIRD STREET, J. HARDING PRINTER, 1851".

                                                      Deaths

                      Thomas Waldson Auston departed this life Jan. 21, 1863
                      William E. Godwin died September 27, 1900
                      Mollie H. Godwin died March 5, 1904
                                                    
                                                     Family Record
                       
                           M. E. Gaston was born September the 30, 1904
                           Godwin K. Gaston was born Nov the 18, 1905
                           C. R. Godwin was born March the 13, 1895
                           Janie Lee Godwin was born Sept. the 25, 1892

                                                      Births

                             Thomas Waldron Auston was born 1817
                              Mary Auston was born August 19, 1828
                              Margaret Catherine
                              Elizabeth Auston was born September 26, 1848
                              John Jacob Henry Auston was born October 20, 
1849
                              Viola Caroline
                              Clarisa (?) November 28, 1852
                              Mary Auston born January 28, 1855
                              Martha Eugenie Auston born November 10, 1858
                              Matilda Sunily (?) Auston born March 24, 1861

                                                           Marriages

             Thomas W. Auston m: Mary T. Auston April 12, 1845
              James Robert Godwin was born Sept. 2, 1846
               Mary Hamilton Alston was born Jan. 28, 1855
               Lennie Lee Godwin was borned Feb. 4, 1872
               Will B. Godwin was borned Oct. l6, 1875
               Pearl Godwin was borned Sept. 23, 1877
               Dora Godwin was born Aug. 30, 1880
                                   
                                          Marriages - Family Record
            Kattie Godwin was borned Jan. 24, 1882
            Rilla Godwin was borned Jan. 28, 1884
            Parmer Godwin borned June 4, 1887
            Moody Godwin was borned Aug. 7, 1888
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Notes:  Moody Godwin m. Mattie (Geneva) adopted Merrits . Judge in Geneva, 
two boys and two girls.

Moody and Mattie had the following children:  Lamar, Lee, Rilla m: Whitley, 
Cecil died in service, Dora (boy?), Robert killed in car accident, Rachel m:
Troy Penton, and Junior called "Nub".

According to Mrs. Allen, the Godwins were in Wilcox County, AL.  I. J. Godwin
signed a contract for the year 1885 to work on halves in farming with
Richard Hale in the Ft. Deposit, Greenville, AL Area.

Note #2.  Mrs. Allen also stated that Johnie Ruth Jenkins in Montgomery, AL 
did family research.  There is also a published family history on the Godwin
Family.

Note #3. Robert Godwin was a CSA Veteran.  1. Robert Godwin m: Molly Auston, 
2. Dora Godwin m: Ira Jones, 3. Myrtle Jones m. Zelma Allen.  Their
children are:  l. unnamed (died) 2. Lanie Murl 3.Bobbye Jenelda and Roy 
Melvin.