Godwin Diary

Lobrot, Maria Anne

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Friday, 15 February, 1811

GODWIN DIARY: 15.2.1811
Maria Anne Lobrot was the daughter of Frederic Lobrot a merchant of Birmingham who died in 1807. (will Nat Arch PROB11/1379). She was born about 1782 (Morning Post 8.6.1836). All the Lobrot entries in Godwin's diary belong to her, as does Lebrau on 15.2.11 when she first called with Margaret Jones. A Marianne Lobrot died in 1859 at Reading.

Jones, Margaret

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Tuesday, 9 May, 1797


Jones, Louisa.

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Monday, 30 November, 1795


Raven, Aldridge

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Friday, 15 July, 1796

tea Raven's 15.7.1796. On 6.10.1803 (after Aldridge Raven's death) Godwin at Dalling noted "mrs Raven & Phillis at tea". On 4.5.1808 "dine at Mrs Raven's", and on 18.8.1809 at Ann Godwin's funeral "4 Ravens" and on 19.08.1809 "dine Raven's".

Godwin, Philip Hull

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Sunday, 7 August, 1791

The Godwin Diary website editorial notes call him an older brother but he was in fact a younger brother. His birth date and those of his wife and children are given in his letter of 1829 (Abinger c.13 f74v). Philip Hull Godwin married Ann Dunnet Raven on 6.3.1793 at Themelthorpe, Norfolk.


Wilcocke, Samuel

First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Monday, 19 October, 1795

Wilcocke. Uncoded on Godwin Diary website are 19.10.1795,3.9.1796, 12.9.1796, & 24.2.1803.
Priscilla Ray, younger sister of Grace Mary Cooper, married Samuel Wilcock on 25.8.1767 at St George Gravesend. As well as 2 children who died in infancy, they baptised 3 chidren at Princes Street Independent Chapel, Gravesend: Theodosia Catherine on 20.6.1768; Samuel Hull on 30.9.1770; and Ray on 28.8.1774. In Godwin's diary Samuel Hull and a sister (perhaps Theodosia) appeared, and George (probably another son of Samuel and Priscilla).


First entry in Godwin diary (1788-1836 only): 
Tuesday, 24 October, 1797

Lea 24.10.1797
Joseph Godwin was agent to the carpet manufacturer brothers Francis and Thomas Lea of Kidderminster whose London warehouse was at 10 Bagnio Court (oldbaileyonline E18040912-86). Lea appeared in the diary on 24.10.1797, 27.10.1797, 29.10.1797, 30.10.1797, 4.4.1798, 25.1.1801, 9.8.1801, 18.2.1803 and 17.9.1803 often with Joseph Godwin, and was mentioned in Joseph Godwin's letter to Godwin of 16.7.1801 (Abinger c.7 f49). The GD website has been edited to take account of my information on the Leas but missed the entry on 30.10.1797 Lea's