Nathan Goodell

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Nathan Goodell was mayor of Green Bay, Wisconsin.

Biography[edit]

Goodell was born on August 8, 1798 in Pomfret, Connecticut.[1] He was the eleventh of twelve children born to Richard and Marcia Goodell. Goodell would move to Jefferson County, New York and marry Hannah Mosely Weeks, the daughter of a Swedenborgian clergyman. They would have two children. After their marriage, they moved to Detroit, Michigan before settling in Green Bay. Goodell died from apparent pneumonia on June 2, 1883.

Career[edit]

Goodell was mayor in 1859 and 1864. He was also Superintendent of Streets for a number of years.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nathan Goodell (1798 - 1883)". City of Green Bay. Retrieved 2011-11-28.