Nathan Goodell

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Nathan Goodell was mayor of Green Bay, Wisconsin.


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.


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


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