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Robert Hutchings Goddard

Robert Hutchings Goddard

Male 1882 - 1945  (62 years)

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  • Name Robert Hutchings Goddard 
    Born 5 Oct 1882  Maple Hill, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Aug 1945  Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20366  Whipple Descendants
    Last Modified 28 Aug 2005 

    Father Nahum Danford Goddard,   b. 3 Jan 1859, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Fannie Louise Hoyt 
    Family ID F10755  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Esther Kisk 
    Married Jun 1924 
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F10756  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Oct 1882 - Maple Hill, Worcester, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Aug 1945 - Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hope Cemetery, Worcester, Worcester, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !SOURCE: Gedcom file from Michael E. Dobson (undisclosed at example dot net) to Weldon Whipple, 15 May 1998.

      !SOURCE: World Book Encyclopedia.

      !SOURCE: International Genealogical Index.

      !OCCUPATION: American pioneer of rocket science. Designed and built the world's first liquid-propellant rocket, which he launched near Auburn, Mass., in 1926.

      !SOURCE: Blaine Whipple, History and Genealogy of "Elder" John Whipple of Ipswich, Massachusetts (Victoria, B.C.: Trafford, 2004), p. G212. Gives birth in Maple Hill, Worcester Co., Massachusetts.


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