↑ 1870 Federal Census: Polk, Georgia; Roll: M593_170; Page: 321B; Image: 166; Family History Library Film: 545669 Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch. Original Data: 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d. Minnesota census schedules for 1870. NARA microfilm publication T132, 13 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
↑ "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8GG-QV8 : 15 July 2016), John H Godwin, Hampton, Polk, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district ED 166, sheet 181A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0161; FHL microfilm 1,254,161.
↑ "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/K3X2-NSV : accessed 17 May 2016), John King Godwin, 05 Dec 1964; citing certificate number 78159, State Registrar Office, Austin; FHL microfilm 2,117,653.
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with John Henry by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with John Henry: