Esther Godwin Widgeon
- Born: 2 Jun 1900, Norfolk Co., Va.
- Marriage: Romeo Hampden (Romie) Daughtrey on 5 Dec 1931 in Norfolk, VA
- Died: 28 Feb 1987, Norfolk City, Virginia at age 86
- Buried: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, VA
Cause of her death was Acute Myocardial Infarction.
The 1910 Federal Census for Tanners Creek, Norfolk Co., Virginia, District 78 records John N (45) and Annie (45) Widgeon with children William (16), John (15), Lelia (14), and Esther (9).
The 1930 Federal Census for Norfolk City, Virginia, District 85 records John M. (64) and Annie (64) Widgeon with children John M. Jr. (35) and Eartha [Esther] G. (30) living at 635 34th Street. John Sr. is a Real Estate Salesman, John Jr. is a Clerk in a Post Office and Esther is a Sales Lady in a Department Store.
Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014
Name: Esther Godwin Widgeon Daughtrey
Age at Death: 86
Birth Date: 2 Jun 1900
Death Date: 28 Feb 1987
Death Place: Norfolk, Norfolk (Ind. City), Virginia
Burial: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfold, VA
Registration Date: 10 Mar 1987
Father: John Melvin Widgeon Sr
Mother: Annie Virginia Downs
Spouse: Romie Hampden Daughtrey
Certificate Number: 1987008278
Military Status: none
Informant: John H. Daughtrey (son)
Esther married Romeo Hampden (Romie) Daughtrey, son of Joseph John Morgan Daughtrey and Anna Elizabeth Moore, on 5 Dec 1931 in Norfolk, VA. (Romeo Hampden (Romie) Daughtrey was born on 24 Mar 1891 in Isle of Wight Co., VA, died on 11 Mar 1968 in Norfolk, Virgina and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Norfolk, VA..) The cause of his death was Acute Coronary Insufficiency / Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease.
Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
Name: R... .... Daughtrey
Marital Status: Divorced
Birth Date: 1891
Birth Place: Isle of Wight Co., VA.
Marriage Date: 5 Dec 1931
Marriage Place: Norfolk, Virginia
Father: Jas. John Daughtrey
Mother: Annie Moore Daughtrey
Spouse: Esther Godwin Widgeon
FHL Film Number: 2048493
Romie and Ester went to Havana, Cuba after their marriage ... there is a passenger manifest reporting then leaving from Havana, Cuba on Dec 15, 1931 on the Gov Cobb and arriving in Key West the same day.