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Chrsitopher Marsh Goddard

Chrsitopher Marsh Goddard, American engineer. member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering; Mason.


  • Goddard, Chrsitopher Marsh was born on April 16, 1856 in Claremont, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Edward L. and Elizabeth P. (Marsh) Goddard.

  • Education

    • Educated Stevens High School, Claremont. Episcopal Academy, Cheshire, Connecticut. Bachelor of Science, Dartmouth, 1877.


    • Teacher natural sciences, Episcopal Academy, 1877-1880. With Hatch & Foote, bankers, New York, 1880-1885. Electrical engineer, Plainfield, New Jersey, 1885-1890.

      Secretary and treasurer N.E. Insurance Exchange, 1890-1925 (retired). Originator of movement which resulted in the adoption of the “National Elec. Code,” and has been especially prominent in insurance rating fire prevention work.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Conglist


    Member American Institute of Elctrical Engineering.


    • Married Emilie Georgette Brandner, of Brooklyn, February 14, 1882.
    • father: Edward L. Goddard
    • mother: Elizabeth P. (Marsh) Goddard
    • spouse: Emilie Georgette Brandner
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