Her father, Charles Wynn Griffith-Wynne
, was the Member of Parliament for Caernarfonshire in Wales. He was a grandson of the third Earl of Aylesford
, whose second son, Charles, married Jane Wynne
Family and Intimate relationships
They had known each other for around ten years. As part of the marriage settlement her father
stipulated that John Godley must have an annual income of at least eight hundred pounds.
Garner, Jean. “The First ‘First Lady’: Charlotte Godley, 1821-1907”. Remembering Godley, edited by Mark Stocker, Hazard Press, 2001, pp. 56 -77.