Lester Goodwin (b. March 1, 1830) was the son of Horace Goodwin and a 7th-generation descendant of Ozias Goodwin, one of the founders of Hartford, Connecticut. He settled in Newton, Massachusetts in 1864 and resided there until his death (sometime after 1890). He married Sarah Elizabeth Dexter Lane on July 21, 1864, the daughter of Charles Lane and Sarah Bancroft Lane of Boston. He did business in Boston.
- Bancroft Lane Goodwin - unmarried.