Re: Richard/Harold bodmer
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sorry about the delay in responding, i posted my message some years ago now and had not checked the site!
My GGrandfather was harold Siemens bodmer 1877-1929 his father was Richard Bodmer 1856- 1926
Ludwig/Louis Rudolph Bodmer and Rudoph Bodmer were both brothers of Richards Father Johann Jakob Bodmer, so richards uncles and harolds great uncles.
The family were swiss industrialist and emigrated to the uk in the hope of profiting from the industrial revolution.
I am not sure what the conection with an Olivia Goodyer is? I would love some more imformation as to who she was/ what was left in the will?
Sorry I havnt been a great help, look forward to hearing from you joel.