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Capt Robert Hale Ives Goddard, Sr
Birth: Sep. 21, 1837
Death: Apr. 22, 1916

Civil War Union Army Officer. He was mustered in as a Private in the 2nd Rhode Island Volunteer Infantry on May 2, 1861, and served until he was mustered out on August 2, 1861.

On September 23, 1862 he was commissioned as a 1st Lieutenant and Volunteer Aide-de-Camp, and was assigned to the staff of Major General Ambrose E. Burnside. He was promoted to Captain on March 11, 1863, served through the end of the war, and resigned his commission on July 3, 1865.

He was brevetted Major, US Volunteers on August 1, 1864 for "gallant and meritorious services during the campaign in East Tennessee and at the Siege of Knoxville, Tennessee" and Lieutenant Colonel, US Volunteers for "gallant and meritorious services at Fort Steedman and in the assault before Fort Sedgwick, Virginia".
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~Marriage:
Rebecca Groesbeck 26 Jan 1871 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Giles Goddard (1794 - 1846)
  Charlotte Rhoda Ives Goddard (1792 - 1881)
 
 Spouse:
  Rebecca Burnette Groesbeck Goddard (1840 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  William Groesbeck Goddard (1871 - 1882)*
  Madelaine Ives Goddard D'Andigne (1874 - 1931)*
  Robert Hale Ives Goddard (1880 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eliza Ann Goddard (1822 - 1823)*
  Charlotte Hope Goddard Binney (1823 - 1866)*
  William Goddard (1825 - 1907)*
  Thomas Poynton Ives Goddard (1827 - 1893)*
  Moses Brown Ives Goddard (1831 - 1907)*
  Robert Ives Goddard (1831 - 1835)*
  Francis Wayland Goddard (1833 - 1889)*
  Robert Hale Ives Goddard (1837 - 1916)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Swan Point Cemetery
Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Plot: Group 125, Lot:2
GPS (lat/lon): 41.85056, -71.38
 
Created by: Superkentman
Record added: Sep 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21308036
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- tamara tillinghast haskett
 Added: May. 26, 2014
Rest peacefully, my honored 4th cousin 6x removed.
- tamara tillinghast haskett
 Added: Mar. 30, 2013
Per family records, granted a brief medical leave to my GGGrandfather Capt James H. Hafford in 1863.
- Scott Hawley
 Added: Mar. 2, 2012
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