Peter Godart1

#17446, (1754 - 1818)
ChartsPeter Godart & Mary Dowson - Children & Grandchildren
Peter Godart & Mary Dowson - collapsible 6 generation descendant chart
Ancestors of Sarah Mary Fernee (my line)

Children of Peter Godart and Mary Dowson

OccupationPeter Godart was a carver, gilder and later a dealer in tobacco.

BirthHe was born in 1754.
MarriageHe married Mary Dowson in 1785 in Christchurch Newgate, London.
They were a bachelor and a spinster.2 
(Witness) Marriage Peter Godart Sr witnessed the marriage of his son Peter and Elizabeth Jackson on 28 Aug 1809 in St Giles in the Fields, Middlesex.3
Item On 25 Jan 1810, Peter Godart senior, carver and gilder, of 7 Wilmot Street Brunswick Square was insured by the Sun Fire Office.4 
Item On 2 Aug 1813, Peter Godart, carver and gilder and dealer in tobacco, of 7 Wilmott Street, Brunswick Square, London, was insured by Sun Fire Office.5 
DeathPeter died in Apr 1818.
Last Edited16 Dec 2014


  1. Microfilm of the Baptism Register of St James Westminster, 1786-1816 (Family History Library, 1042309).
  2. databases, Pallots Marriage Index.
  3. Marriages of St Giles in the Fields, Middlesex. Register at London Metropolitan Archives. Image viewed at Ancestry. Peter Godart & Elizabeth Jackson, 1809, #1817.
  4. Website Access to Archives (, Guildhall Library: Records of Sun Fire Office; ref. MS 11936/451/839671.
  5. Website Access to Archives (, Guildhall Library: Records of Sun Fire Office; ref. MS 11936/463/885135.
  6. Family bible entry.
  7. Comment: birth record needs to be consulted.
  8. LDS Church, compiler, "British Isles Vital Records Index", 2nd edition (1998), on CD.
  9. Marriage certificate from the parish register of Herbert Godart and Elizabeth Russell, married 11 March 1838 in St Martin in the Fields, Middlesex (FHL Photoduplication Services, Film #0561166).
  10. Microfilm of the Parish Register of St Anne's Soho Westminster, 1686-1931 (Family History Library, 0918597 &c).