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The Goddard Association of Europe was founded in 1985 and has a worldwide membership of more than 350, representing every continent. The Association's motto 'Gens inter Gentes' (a family among nations) describes our philosophy and aims.


  • To provide an international link for all Goddards, descendants of Goddards and Goddard-related people.
  • To preserve and share the existing Goddard heritage.
  • To organise, undertake, co-ordinate and disseminate further research into the Goddard family.
  • To conduct a non-profit making organization run entirely on a voluntary basis and dedicated to the research and recording of Goddard history.

To learn more about the Association click on the menu items listed to the left of this screen.
To join the Association, complete the Membership Form or contact the Membership Secretary:
John C. Goddard,
2 Lowergate Road, Accrington,
Lancs. BB5 6LN, England, UK

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