Mary Edith Jenks was the daughter of Thomas Allen Jenks of Providence, R.I. In 1867 she became the wife of Col. William W. Goddard, who distinguished himself in the Civil War and in 1888 was appointed chancellor of Brown University.
Gift of the Estate of Peter Marié
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