Rachel Wolverton1

b. 1767, d. 20 October 1836
Father*John Wolverton1
Mother*Abigail Darby1
Birth*1767Rachel Wolverton was born in 1767.1
Marriage*1792She married, as his second wife, Timothy Ross about 1792 in Washington County, Pennsylvania.1
Death*20 October 1836She died on 20 October 1836.1

Family

Timothy Ross b. 20 Mar 1765, d. 15 Oct 1851

Citations

  1. [S1272] Howard L. Leckey, The Tenmile Country and its Pioneer Families. A Genealogical History of the Upper Monongahela Valley (with surname index). (Apollo, Pennsylvania: Closson Press, August 1993), page 471. Hereinafter cited as The Tenmile Country.

Albartis Womack1

b. 5 May 1865, d. 27 April 1883
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John J. Womack2,3 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Mary Ann Lofton1,2 b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Birth*5 May 1865Albartis Womack was born on 5 May 1865 in Macoupin County, Illinois,1,2
Death*27 April 1883 and died on 27 April 1883 at age 17.1,2
Burial*He was buried in Rural Methodist Cemetery, Womac, Macoupin County.2

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Albartis Womack, Memorial# 11664106.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John J. Womack, Memorial# 11663897.

Frederick M. Womack1

b. 1869, d. 1 May 1945
Father*John J. Womack1 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Ann M. Thompson1 b. 17 Feb 1826, d. 6 Jul 1893
Birth*1869Frederick M. Womack was born in 1869 in Illinois.1,2
Marriage*He married Mary Etta McDermot.2,3
(Husband) Death1930Frederick became a widower when Mary Etta McDermot died on 1930 at about age 60.2,3
Death*1 May 1945He died suddenly on 1 May 1945 at 119 Birr Street, Rochester, Monroe County, New York, at about age 761,2
Burial* and was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Rochester.2

Family

Mary Etta McDermot b. 1870, d. 1930

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, John J. Womack, Memorial# 11663897. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Frederick M. Womack, Memorial# 154903746.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary Etta (McDermot) Womack, Memorial# 154903731.

George E. Womack1

b. 10 October 1862, d. 16 March 1883
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John J. Womack1,2 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Mary Ann Lofton1,3 b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Birth*10 October 1862George E. Womack was born on 10 October 1862 in Macoupin County, Illinois,1
Death*16 March 1883 and died on 16 March 1883 at age 20.1
Burial*He was buried in Rural Methodist Cemetery, Womac, Macoupin County.1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, George E. Womack, Memorial# 11664107. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John J. Womack, Memorial# 11663897.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153.

John J. Womack1

b. 2 November 1819, d. 7 April 1893
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Birth*2 November 1819He was born John James Womack on 2 November 1819 in Kentucky.1,2,3
Marriage*23 December 1847He married first Mary Ann Lofton, daughter of Thomas G. Lofton and Betsey Heaton, on 23 December 1847 in Macoupin County, Illinois.1,4
Census US 1850*19 October 1850Mary and John J. Womack were enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 19 October 1850 in Macoupin County, Illinois. John was 30 years of age and a farmer with real estate valued at $720, and Mary Ann was 21 years of age. Also in the household were the couple's son, Thomas W. Womack, who was 1 year old, and Mary Ann's niece, Elizabeth Ann Dunnagan, who was 11 years old and had attended school within the year.5
(Husband) Death5 October 1865John became a widower when Mary Ann (Lofton) Womack died on 5 October 1865 at age 37.1
Marriage*9 May 1867He married second Ann M. Thompson on 9 May 1867 in Macoupin County.2,6,7
Death*7 April 1893He died on 7 April 1893 at age 731
Burial* and was buried in Rural Methodist Cemetery, Womac, Macoupin County.2

Family 1

Mary Ann Lofton b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Children1.Thomas W. Womack1 b. 1849
2.Steven William Womack+1 b. 8 Dec 1854, d. 14 Aug 1926
3.John W. Womack8,2 b. 20 Feb 1859, d. 23 Aug 1938
4.George E. Womack9,2 b. 10 Oct 1862, d. 16 Mar 1883
5.Albartis Womack10,2 b. 5 May 1865, d. 27 Apr 1883

Family 2

Ann M. Thompson b. 17 Feb 1826, d. 6 Jul 1893
Child1.Frederick M. Womack2 b. 1869, d. 1 May 1945

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John J. Womack, Memorial# 11663897.
  3. [S1727] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online at www.ancestry.com, death of John Wesley Womack on 23 August 1938 in Carlinville, Macoupin County, referencing FHL film# 1818886, his father's name John James Womack. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  4. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of John J. Womack and Mary Ann Lofton on 23 December 1847 in Macoupin County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920.
  5. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John J. and Mary A. Womack, Macoupin, Illinois; Roll: M432_118; Page: 256B; Image: 270. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  6. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Ann M. (Thompson) Womack, Memorial# 11663900.
  7. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of John J. Womack and Ann M. Thompson on 9 May 1867 in Macoupin County.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John W. Womack, Memorial# 11667512.
  9. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, George E. Womack, Memorial# 11664107.
  10. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Albartis Womack, Memorial# 11664106.

John W. Womack1

b. 20 February 1859, d. 23 August 1938
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John J. Womack2,3 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Mary Ann Lofton1,2 b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Birth*20 February 1859He was born John Wesley Womack on 20 February 1859 in Womac, Macoupin County, Illinois.1,2,4
Marriage*9 August 1893He married Jessie E. Nantz on 9 August 1893 in Macoupin County, Illinois.2,5
Death*23 August 1938He died in 23 August 1938 in Carlinville, Macoupin County, at age 791,2,4
Burial*25 August 1938 and was buried on 25 August 1938 in Rural Methodist Cemetery, Shaws Point Township (Womac), Macoupin County.2,6

Family

Jessie E. Nantz b. 22 Nov 1864

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John W. Womack, Memorial# 11667512.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, John J. Womack, Memorial# 11663897.
  4. [S1727] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online at www.ancestry.com, death of John Wesley Womack on 23 August 1938 in Carlinville, Macoupin County, referencing FHL film# 1818886. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  5. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of John W. Womack and Jessie E. Nantz on 9 August 1893 in Macoupin County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920.
  6. [S1727] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online at www.ancestry.com, death of John Wesley Womack on 23 August 1938 in Carlinville, Macoupin County, referencing FHL film# 1818886, his father's name John James Womack.

Mary E. Womack1

b. 29 February 1888, d. 11 July 1888
Relationship6th great-granddaughter of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*Steven William Womack1 b. 8 Dec 1854, d. 14 Aug 1926
Mother*Kate Rachel Wells1 b. 14 Sep 1860, d. 10 Mar 1888
Birth*29 February 1888Mary E. Womack was born on 29 February 1888 in Illinois1,2
Death*11 July 1888 and died on 11 July 1888 at the age of 4 months.1,2
Burial*She was buried with her mother in Rural Methodist Cemetery, Womac, Macoupin County, Illinois.2,1

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Kate Rachel (Wells) Womack, Memorial# 11663964. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary E. Womack, Memorial# 11663939.

Steven William Womack1

b. 8 December 1854, d. 14 August 1926
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John J. Womack2 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Mary Ann Lofton2 b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Birth*8 December 1854He was born with the name Steven William Womack on 8 December 1854 in Macoupin County, Illinois.2,3,1
Name VariationHe also appeared in records as S. W. Womack.2,3
Marriage*2 June 1887He married first Kate Rachel Wells, daughter of Henry Anderson Wells and Caroline Morrison, on 2 June 1887 in Christian County, Illinois.4,5,6
(Husband) Death10 March 1888Steven became a widower when Kate Rachel (Wells) Womack died on 10 March 1888, 11 days after the birth of their first child, at age 27.7
(Father) Death11 July 1888His daughter died at the age of 4 months on 11 July 1888.7,8
Marriage*8 September 1892He married second Katherine Morrell Campbell, daughter of James Campbell and Catherine Morrell Whitlock, on 8 September 1892 in Macoupin County, Illinois.9,3
Death*14 August 1926He died on 14 August 1926 in Virden, Macoupin County, at age 712,3,1
Burial*19 August 1926 and was buried on 19 August 1926 in Carlinville City Cemetery, Carlinville, Macoupin County.3,1

Family 1

Kate Rachel Wells b. 14 Sep 1860, d. 10 Mar 1888
Child1.Mary E. Womack7 b. 29 Feb 1888, d. 11 Jul 1888

Family 2

Katherine Morrell Campbell b. 3 Nov 1857, d. 1 Jan 1939

Citations

  1. [S1727] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online at www.ancestry.com, death of Steven Wm Womack on 17 August 1926 in Virden, Macoupin County, referencing FHL film# 1613441. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, S.W. Womack, Memorial# 92135589.
  4. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Steven William Womack, son of John J. Womack and Mary Ann Lofton, and Kate Rachel Wells in 1887 in Christian County, referencing film# 000986722. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  5. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Kate Rachel Wells, daughter of Henry Anderson Wells and Caroline Morrison, and Steven William Womack in 1887 in Christian County, referencing film# 000986722.
  6. [S1689] Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Kate R. Wells and "T.W." Womack on 2 June 1887 in Christian County, noting that the record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 0987611. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900.
  7. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Kate Rachel (Wells) Womack, Memorial# 11663964.
  8. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary E. Womack, Memorial# 11663939.
  9. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of Steven William Womack and "Campbell Womack" on 8 September 1892 in Macoupin County. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920.

Thomas W. Womack1

b. 1849
Relationship5th great-grandson of Robert Heaton
ChartsDescendants of Robert Heaton of Yorkshire, The Immigrant
Father*John J. Womack1 b. 2 Nov 1819, d. 7 Apr 1893
Mother*Mary Ann Lofton1 b. 30 Sep 1828, d. 5 Oct 1865
Birth*1849Thomas W. Womack was born about 1849 in Macoupin County, Illinois.1,2
(Son) Census US 185019 October 1850Thomas was enumerated on the 1850 census taken on 19 October 1850 in the household of his parents in Macoupin County, Illinois. He was one year old.3

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Mary A. (Lofton) Womack, Memorial# 11664153. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Thomas W. Womack, Memorial# 202220454.
  3. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John J. and Mary A. Womack, Macoupin, Illinois; Roll: M432_118; Page: 256B; Image: 270. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.

Abiel Wood1

Marriage*He married Abijah Bowen.1

Family

Abijah Bowen
Child1.Elnathan Wood+1

Citations

  1. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, pages 43-44, and 63. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.

Abigail Wood1

b. circa 1645
Father*John Wood2,1
Mother*Sarah Masterson2,1
Birth*circa 1645Abigail Wood was born circa 1645 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony.2
Marriage*before 7 March 1675/76She married, as his first wife, Samuel Leonard, son of Solomon Leonard and Sarah Chandler, before 7 March 1675/76.2,1
Estate*7 March 1675/76Abigail, identified as his child, was included in a division of the estate of John Wood "formerly of Plymouth" on 7 March 1675/76.2
Land Transfer*10 January 1688 On 10 January 1688, acknowledged on 30 Jan 1687/88, Samuel Leonard of Bridgewater and his wife Abigail (Wood) Leonard, sold land in Bridgewater to David Perkins of Beverly.2
Relocation*1692Abigail and Samuel Leonard went to Worcester, Middlesex County, where they was living in 1692.2
Indian Attack*1695Abigail and Samuel Leonard's son Samuel, while living with his family in Worcester, age 12, was kidnapped by Indians in the fall of 1695. He was still with the Indians in 1697 when they captured Hannah Dustin of Haverhill. Samuel and Hannah subsequently escaped to Haverhill and he rejoined his family in Connecticut.3
Death*She probably died in Worcester.2
(Mother) Land Records26 March 1706 On 26 March 1706, Abigail's children, Samuel Leonard, Elizabeth (Leonard) Clark and her husband Thomas Clark, and Mercy (Leonard) Adams and her husband Richard Adams sold all their right in the property of their grandfather, John Wood of Plymouth, deceased, to their uncle, Nathaniel Wood.2

Family

Samuel Leonard b. c 1643, d. a 30 Nov 1720
Children1.Mercy Leonard+2 d. 24 Dec 1749
2.Mary Leonard+2 b. c 1680, d. 1 Dec 1748
3.Elizabeth Leonard+2
4.Samuel Leonard+2 b. c 1683, d. 11 May 1718

Citations

  1. [S1139] Manning Leonard, Memorial: Genealogical, Historical, and Biographical, of Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and some of his descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Southbridge, Massachusetts: Manning Leonard, 1896), #2., Samuel Leonard (Solomon), pages 34-36. Hereinafter cited as Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater.
  2. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 15, Samuel Leonard, pages 20-21. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  3. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five), Person# 53, Samuel Leonard, pages 54-55.

Calvin Wood1

b. 1835, d. 4 May 1860
Father*John Wood2 b. 1805
Mother*Nancy ______2 b. 1813
Birth*1835Calvin Wood was born about 1835 in Madison County, Illinois.2
Marriage*21 April 1859He married Mary Braden, daughter of Isaac Braden and Sarah Hawks, on 21 April 1859 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Death*4 May 1860He died on 4 May 1860 at about age 28.3

Family

Mary Braden b. 8 Aug 1842, d. 29 Jan 1863

Citations

  1. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, Calvin Wood and Mary Braden, Madison County, 21 April 1859, referencing Film Number: 001306457. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.
  2. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John and Nancy Wood, Township 3 N R 10 W, Madison, Illinois; Roll: M432_119; Page: 543A; Image: 426. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.
  3. [S1602] Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999, online at www.ancestry.com, 1860 probate of Calvin Wood, mentions his widow named Mary, no children, Isaac Braden and John Wood. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999.

Eleazer Wood1

b. 14 March 1661/62, d. 20 May 1704
Father*Nicholas Wood1,2 d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Mother*Mary Williams2 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Birth*14 March 1661/62Eleazer Wood was born on 14 March 1661/62 in Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).2
Marriage*circa 1688He married Dorothy ______ circa 1688.1,3
Death*20 May 1704He died on 20 May 1704 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England), at age 42.4

Family

Dorothy ______ d. 10 Dec 1728
Child1.Hannah Wood5,6 b. 11 Feb 1688/89, d. 4 Mar 1754

Citations

  1. [S1249] Miss Emma F. Ware, "Genealogy of Robert Ware of Dedham, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 41, pages 21-52 (January 1887). Hereinafter cited as "Robert Ware of Dedham."
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Births, Volume 1, page 107. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 833. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Sherborn, Volume 1, page 229.
  5. [S1251] Miss Emma Forbes Ware, Ware Genealogy; Robert Ware, of Dedham, Massachusetts, 1642-1699, and his lineal descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1901), pages 45-46. Hereinafter cited as Ware Genealogy.
  6. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Sherborn Births, Volume 1, page 95.

Elnathan Wood1

Father*Abiel Wood2
Mother*Abijah Bowen2
Marriage*He married Mary Billington.3

Family

Mary Billington
Child1.Judith Wood+1,3 b. 11 Apr 1728, d. 20 Nov 1811

Citations

  1. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Washburn, pages 338-350. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  2. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, pages 43-44, and 63. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  3. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, page 63.

Elva R. Wood1

b. 1862
Birth*1862Elva R. Wood was born about 1862 in Illinois.1
Marriage*18 July 1885She married Lanson K. Laird on 18 July 1885 in Jefferson County, Illinois.1,2
Census US 1910*18 April 1910Elva R. and Lanson K. Laird were enumerated on the 1910 census taken on 18 April 1910 in Rome, Jefferson County, Illinois. Lanson was 65 years of age and a farmer on his own general farm, and Elva was 48 years of age and worked at home as a dressmaker on her own account. Theirs was Lanson's second marriage and Elva's first. They owned their farm free of mortgage, had been married for 25 years, and Elva had given birth to three children, all of whom were living and enumerated with their parents in 1910. John L. was 23 years of age and worked as a laborer on the farm for wages; Myrtle B., who was enumerated as "Mertie", was 14 years old and had attended school within the census year; and Laura O. was 7 years old and had also attended school within the year.1

Family

Lanson K. Laird b. 1845
Children1.John L. Laird1 b. 1887
2.Myrtle B. Laird1 b. 1896
3.L. Opal Laird1 b. 4 Sep 1902, d. 4 Mar 1995

Citations

  1. [S40] 1910 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of Lanson K. and Elva R. Laird, Rome, Jefferson, Illinois; Roll: T624_294; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0110; FHL microfilm: 1374307. Hereinafter cited as 1910 US Federal Census.
  2. [S1681] Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920, online at www.ancestry.com, marriage of "Lawson" K Laird and Elva R Wood on 18 July 1885 in Jefferson, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Marriage Index, 1860-1920.

Hannah Wood1

b. 11 February 1688/89, d. 4 March 1754
Father*Eleazer Wood1,2 b. 14 Mar 1661/62, d. 20 May 1704
Mother*Dorothy ______1,2 d. 10 Dec 1728
Birth*11 February 1688/89Hannah Wood was born on 11 February 1688/89 in Sherborn, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2
Marriage*5 January 1708/9She married Joseph Ware of Wrentham, son of John Ware and Joanna Gay, on 5 January 1708/9 in Sherborn. Their marriage was also recorded in Wrentham.1,3,4
Relocation*Following their marriage, Hannah's husband moved with her to the Wood farm in Sherborn, Middlesex County.1
(Wife) Death20 January 1754Hannah became a widow when Joseph Ware died on 20 January 1754.5,1
Death*4 March 1754She died five weeks later on 4 March 1754 in Sherborn at age 65.1,6

Family

Joseph Ware b. 2 Jun 1681, d. 20 Jan 1754

Citations

  1. [S1251] Miss Emma Forbes Ware, Ware Genealogy; Robert Ware, of Dedham, Massachusetts, 1642-1699, and his lineal descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1901), pages 45-46. Hereinafter cited as Ware Genealogy.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Sherborn Births, Volume 1, page 95. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Sherborn Marriages, Volume 1, page 178.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Wrentham Marriages, Volume 2, page 389.
  5. [S1251] Miss Emma Forbes Ware, Ware Genealogy, page 26.
  6. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Sherborn Deaths, Volume 1, page 178.

Hannah Wood1

d. 23 February 1667/68
Father*Nicholas Wood2,3 d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Mother*Mary Williams3 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Birth*Hannah Wood was born in Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).3
Marriage*28 November 1665She married, as his first wife, John Harding, son of Abraham Harding and Elizabeth ______, on 28 November 1665 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,4,2
Death*23 February 1667/68She died two weeks after the birth of her son on 23 February 1667/68 in Medfield.1,5,6

Family

John Harding b. c 1644, d. 4 Mar 1719/20
Children1.Hannah Harding5 b. 13 Jan 1666/67, d. 26 Oct 1667
2.Abraham Harding7 b. 6 Feb 1667/68, d. 5 Apr 1670

Citations

  1. [S1256] Andrew N. Adams, A Genealogical History of Henry Adams, of Braintree, Mass., and his descendants : also John Adams of Cambridge, Mass., 1632-1897, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Rutland, Vermont: published by the author; The Tuttle Company, Printers, 1898), page 8. Hereinafter cited as Henry Adams of Braintree and John Adams of Cambridge.
  2. [S1379] George E. McCracken, "John Harding of Boreham, Essex", The American Genealogist, Volume 34, pages 199-211 (1958): pages 209-210. Hereinafter cited as "John Harding of Boreham, Essex."
  3. [S1322] Abner Morse, compiler, A genealogical register of the inhabitants and history of the towns of Sherborn and Holliston, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Press of Damrell & Moore, 1856), Wood, pages 261-264. Hereinafter cited as Inhabitants and history of Sherborn and Holliston.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Marriages, Volume 1, page 145. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  5. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Deaths, Volume 1, page 215.
  6. [S413] Clarence Almon Torrey, New England Marriages: Prior to 1700 (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co, 1985 and 1992), page 342. Hereinafter cited as New England Marriages: Prior to 1700.
  7. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Births, Volume 1, page 57.

Jerusha Wood1

ChartsDescendants of Nicholas Boulton, The Immigrant
Marriage*16 November 1760She married Joseph Thomson, son of Joseph Thomson and Elizabeth Bolton, on 16 November 1760 in Halifax, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).1,2

Family

Joseph Thomson b. 3 Mar 1735/36

Citations

  1. [S471] Anna Chesebrough Wildey, Genealogy of the Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts (New York, New York: Press of T.A. Wright, 1903), Part I, Descendants of Samuel, pages 18-301. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Chesebrough of Boston, Rehoboth, Massachusetts.
  2. [S693] George Ernest Bowman, Vital records of the town of Halifax, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Includes indexes. (Boston, Massachusetts: Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1905), page 61. Hereinafter cited as Halifax vital records to 1849.

John Wood1,2

Marriage*He married Sarah Masterson.1,2
Name VariationThe Wood surname was also found in the records as ATWOOD and ATTWOOD.1
Estate*7 March 1675/76A division of the estate of John Wood "formerly of Plymouth" on 7 March 1675/76 includes his child Abigail Leonard.1
(Grandfather) Land Records26 March 1706 On 26 March 1706, his daughter Abigail's children, Samuel Leonard, Elizabeth (Leonard) Clark and her husband Thomas Clark, and Mercy (Leonard) Adams and her husband Richard Adams sold all their right in the property of their grandfather, John Wood of Plymouth, deceased, to their uncle, Nathaniel Wood.1

Family

Sarah Masterson
Children1.Abigail Wood+1,2 b. c 1645
2.Nathaniel Wood3,4 b. 25 Feb 1651/52

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 15, Samuel Leonard, pages 20-21. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S1139] Manning Leonard, Memorial: Genealogical, Historical, and Biographical, of Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and some of his descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Southbridge, Massachusetts: Manning Leonard, 1896), #2., Samuel Leonard (Solomon), pages 34-36. Hereinafter cited as Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Plymouth Appendix, Volume 1, page 659. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  4. [S1187] Ruth Wilder Sherman, "The Mary Atwood Sampler: More About Mary (Wood) (Holmes) Bradford of Duxbury and Plymouth, Massachusetts", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 144, pages 23-28 (January 1990): John and Sarah (Masterson) Wood, pages 25-26. Hereinafter cited as "Mary Atwood Sampler."

John Wood1

b. 1805
Birth*1805John Wood was born about 1805 in Tennessee.1
Marriage*He married Nancy ______.1

Family

Nancy ______ b. 1813
Child1.Calvin Wood1 b. 1835, d. 4 May 1860

Citations

  1. [S17] 1850 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com, household of John and Nancy Wood, Township 3 N R 10 W, Madison, Illinois; Roll: M432_119; Page: 543A; Image: 426. Hereinafter cited as 1850 US Federal Census.

John Wood1,2

d. 23 November 1872
Birth*John Wood was born in Pennsylvania.1
Marriage*He married, as her second husband, Nancy Ann (Jones) Course, daughter of John Jones.1,2
Death*23 November 1872He died on 23 November 1872.1

Family

Nancy Ann Jones b. 1809

Citations

  1. [S1762] Katherine Moorhead, History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Evansville, Indiana, 1973 reprint: originally published in 1882 by W.R. Brink, Edwardsville, Illinois, Venice, page 583. Hereinafter cited as History of Madison County, Illinois : with biographical sketches of many prominent men and pioneers.
  2. [S1701] Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, online at www.ancestry.com, Calvin Kinder, age 75, son of Valentine Kinder and Amelia Evans and Nancy Ann Wood, age 69, daughter of John Jones and Mary Halt, in Madison County on 22 September 1878, referencing Film Number: 001306458. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, County Marriage Records, 1800-1940.

Judith Wood1

b. 11 April 1728, d. 20 November 1811
Father*Elnathan Wood2,3
Mother*Mary Billington3
Birth*11 April 1728Judith Wood was born on 11 April 1728 in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).4
Marriage*23 May 1751She married Jonathan Washburn, son of Benjamin Washburn and Martha Kingman, on 23 May 1751 in Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Bay Province (New England).2,1,5
(Wife) Death6 April 1792Judith became a widow when Jonathan Washburn died on 6 April 1792.6
Death*20 November 1811She died on 20 November 1811 in either Titicut or Middleborough at age 83.7

Family

Jonathan Washburn b. c 1729, d. 6 Apr 1792
Children1.Isaac Washburn+2 b. 1 Feb 1755, d. 3 Nov 1832
2.Phebe Washburn+2,1 b. 1761, d. 7 Feb 1827

Citations

  1. [S610] Charles Henry Pope and Thomas Hooper, compilers, downloaded from Google Books, Hooper Genealogy (Boston, Massachusetts: Charles H. Pope, 1908), Part I, The Reading Family, compiled by Thomas Hooper of Boston, Fourth Generation, pages 19-32. Hereinafter cited as Hooper Genealogy.
  2. [S474] Nahum Mitchell, History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, including an extensive Family Register. Note: page numbers differ slightly between publications used in our research, including FHL copy, Google Books, Boston Public Library EBooks online and our personal library reprint published by Heritage Books. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, Inc., original publication date was 1840; reprinted for the third and fourth times in 1970 and 1975; first reprinted in 1897 by Henry T. Pratt, Bridgewater, Massachusetts; originally printed in 1840 by Kidder and Wright, Boston, Massachusetts), Washburn, pages 338-350. Hereinafter cited as History of the Early Settlement of Bridgewater.
  3. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, page 63. Compiled by John A. Maltby of Redwood City, California, who we believe has presented his own research; the website contains thorough source information and appears to be an excellent resource for the Massachusetts Colony Washburn Family History. The website includes additional family lines as well. Regarding the Washburns, the only family line on the website reviewed by this researcher, much of the information presented appears to be in line with information already obtained and is believed to be accurate. For that reason, additional information obtained only from the Maltby Family Genealogy website has been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed. Hereinafter cited as the Maltby Family Genealogy Website.
  4. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Middleborough Vital Records, Volume 1, page 41.
  5. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, information found at http://genforum.genealogy.com/washburn/messages/2743.html on 7 August 2013 and posted by John Maltby on 22 August 2002, citing Middleborough Vital Records, Volume 1, page 110 and Volume 2, page 45.
  6. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Wood, Middleboro Deaths, page 221; Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, page 133; Thatcher, Charles M., “Thatcher Papers,” 3 Volumes, 1620-1899, manuscript from FHL microfilm #945019, Volume III: Washburn, no page numbers.
  7. [S744] Maltby Family Genealogy Website, online at http://home.earthlink.net/~jamaltby1/index.html, citing Wood, Middleboro Deaths, page 221; Mayflower Families Five Generations: Billington, page 133.

Juliette Wood1

b. 1831, d. 24 November 1896
Father*Justin E. Wood1 b. 1792
Birth*1831Juliette Wood was born in 1831 in Chautauqua County, New York.1
Marriage*4 July 1848She married Vincent Edwards, son of Eli Edwards and Catherine Longstreet, on 4 July 1848 in Ellington, Chautauqua County.1
(Wife) Death1892Juliette became a widow when Vincent Edwards died in 1892 at about age 74.2,3,4
Death*24 November 1896She died on 24 November 1896 in Ellington, Chautauqua County, New York, at about age 651
Burial* and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Ellington.1

Family

Vincent Edwards b. 6 Nov 1818, d. 1892

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Juliette (Wood) Edwards, 7924795. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.
  2. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Vincent Edwards, Memorial# 7924651.
  3. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Eli Edwards, Memorial# 5949995.
  4. [S748] Find a Grave website, online at www.findagrave.com, Catherine (Longstreet) Edwards, Memorial# 5950089.

Justin E. Wood1

b. 1792
Birth*1792Justin E. Wood was born about 1792 in Massachusetts.1

Family

Child1.Juliette Wood1 b. 1831, d. 24 Nov 1896

Citations

  1. [S748] Find a Grave website, which often provides cemetery and tombstone photos, and sometimes personal biographies, that may be obtained from the site, online at www.findagrave.com, Juliette (Wood) Edwards, 7924795. Hereinafter cited as Find a Grave website.

Mary Wood1,2

b. 25 December 1642
Father*Nicholas Wood2 d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Mother*Mary Williams2 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Birth*25 December 1642Mary Wood was born on 25 December 1642 in Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony.2
Relationship Note*Mary and Sarah Wood were twins.2
Marriage*4 October 1660She married John Thurston, son of John Thurston and Margaret ______, on 4 October 1660 in Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,3,4

Family

John Thurston b. 13 Sep 1635
Child1.Mehitabel Thurston1 b. 9 Sep 1667

Citations

  1. [S1320] Odin A. Baugh, Thurston Family History and Genealogy, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. John Thurston was born in England around 1601. His wife was Margaret and they left England in 1637. They had 8 children. John died in 1685. This book follows the descendants of John's son Daniel who was born in 1646. Descendants lived in Massachusetts, New York, Missouri, Indiana, and elsewhere. (Spokane, Washington?: O.A. Baugh, 1989?), Second Generation, pages 4-6. Hereinafter cited as Thurston Family History and Genealogy.
  2. [S1322] Abner Morse, compiler, A genealogical register of the inhabitants and history of the towns of Sherborn and Holliston, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Press of Damrell & Moore, 1856), Wood, pages 261-264. Hereinafter cited as Inhabitants and history of Sherborn and Holliston.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Marriages, Volume 1, page 177. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  4. [S1291] William S. Tilden, History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886 : with genealogies of the families that held real estate or made any considerable stay in the town during the first century, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Geo. H. Ellis, 1887), Thurston, pages 495-497. Hereinafter cited as History of the Town of Medfield, Massachusetts 1650-1886.

Mary Wood1

Marriage*She married Thomas Potterton, son of Thomas Potterton and ______ Wilson.1

Family

Thomas Potterton
Children1.John Potterton1
2.Henry Potterton1 b. 1774, d. 29 Oct 1846
3.Thomas Potterton+1 b. 1777, d. 8 Nov 1847
4.Alexander Potterton+1 d. b Sep 1826

Citations

  1. [S1541] Homan Potterton, Potterton People and Places: Three Centuries of an Irish Family. This book is well researched and sourced throughout as it tells the story of the Potterton family who came to Ireland in the late 17th Century. They settled as tenant farmers in County Meath, and have remained there ever since, farming the same lands. (County Louth, Ireland: Choice Publishing, 2006), found in excerpts from the book on www.amazon.com. Hereinafter cited as Potterton People and Places.

Mehitable Wood1

b. 22 July 1655, d. 12 November 1681
Father*Nicholas Wood1 d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Mother*Mary Williams1 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Birth*22 July 1655Mehitable Wood was born on 22 July 1655 in Medfield, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Bay Colony (New England).1,2
Marriage*17 October 1671She married, as his first wife, Joseph Morse, son of Joseph Morse and Hannah Phillips, on 17 October 1671 in Medfield, Suffolk County.1,3
Death*12 November 1681She died on 12 November 1681 in Holliston, Middlesex County, at age 26.1,4

Family

Joseph Morse b. 26 Jul 1649, d. 18 Feb 1717/18
Child1.Joseph Morse+1 b. 25 Mar 1679, d. 18 Apr 1734

Citations

  1. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss : being a revision of the "Memorial of the Morses" published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Samuel Morse (1587-1654) immigrated to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635. Anthony Morse (1618-1686) and his brother, William Morse (1614-1683), immigrated to Newbury, Massachusetts. Joseph Morse (d.1646) immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts. John Moss (1603 or 4-1707) immigrated to New Haven, Connecticut. All emigrated from England. Includes indexes. (Cloverdale, Oregon: Morse Society, 1982), Samuel Morse, Third Generation, pages 12-25. Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss.
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Births, Volume 1, page 107. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Marriages, Volume 1, page 159.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Holliston Deaths, Volume 1, page 338.

Nathaniel Wood1

b. 25 February 1651/52
Father*John Wood2,3
Mother*Sarah Masterson3
Birth*25 February 1651/52Nathaniel Wood was born on 25 February 1651/52 in Plymouth, Plymouth Colony.4
Land Records*26 March 1706 On 26 March 1706 Nathaniel Wood purchased from his nieces and nephew Samuel Leonard, Mary (Leonard) Newton, Elizabeth (Leonard) Clark and her husband Thomas Clark, and Mercy (Leonard) Adams and her husband Richard Adams, all their right in the property of their grandfather, John Wood of Plymouth, deceased.1

Citations

  1. [S896] Revised by Robert S. Wakefield, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Volume 15, James Chilton and Richard More. Note: Volume 2, Parts I and II (1975), Chilton and More, were revised and replaced in 1997 by this Volume 15, Chilton and More. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1997), Person# 15, Samuel Leonard, pages 20-21. Hereinafter cited as James Chilton and Richard More of the Mayflower (Five).
  2. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Plymouth Appendix, Volume 1, page 659. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  3. [S1187] Ruth Wilder Sherman, "The Mary Atwood Sampler: More About Mary (Wood) (Holmes) Bradford of Duxbury and Plymouth, Massachusetts", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 144, pages 23-28 (January 1990): John and Sarah (Masterson) Wood, pages 25-26. Hereinafter cited as "Mary Atwood Sampler."
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Plymouth Apendix, Volume 1, page 659.

Nicholas Wood1

d. 7 February 1669/70
Birth*Nicholas Wood was born in England.2
Marriage*He married first Mary Williams, daughter of Robert Williams and Elizabeth Stalham.2,3
(Husband) Death19 February 1662/63Nicholas became a widower when Mary (Williams) Wood died on 19 February 1662/63.2
Death*7 February 1669/70He died on 7 February 1669/70 in Medfield, Suffolk County.2,4

Family

Mary Williams d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Children1.Mary Wood+2 b. 25 Dec 1642
2.Sarah Wood2 b. 25 Dec 1642
3.Hannah Wood+5,2 d. 23 Feb 1667/68
4.Mehitable Wood+6 b. 22 Jul 1655, d. 12 Nov 1681
5.Eleazer Wood+1,7 b. 14 Mar 1661/62, d. 20 May 1704

Citations

  1. [S1249] Miss Emma F. Ware, "Genealogy of Robert Ware of Dedham, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 41, pages 21-52 (January 1887). Hereinafter cited as "Robert Ware of Dedham."
  2. [S1322] Abner Morse, compiler, A genealogical register of the inhabitants and history of the towns of Sherborn and Holliston, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Press of Damrell & Moore, 1856), Wood, pages 261-264. Hereinafter cited as Inhabitants and history of Sherborn and Holliston.
  3. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss : being a revision of the "Memorial of the Morses" published by Rev. Abner Morse in 1850, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Samuel Morse (1587-1654) immigrated to Watertown, Massachusetts in 1635. Anthony Morse (1618-1686) and his brother, William Morse (1614-1683), immigrated to Newbury, Massachusetts. Joseph Morse (d.1646) immigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts. John Moss (1603 or 4-1707) immigrated to New Haven, Connecticut. All emigrated from England. Includes indexes. (Cloverdale, Oregon: Morse Society, 1982), Samuel Morse, Third Generation, pages 12-25, confusing her surname, however, and stating it as "Wilkes". Hereinafter cited as Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss.
  4. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Deaths, Volume 1, page 243. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS.
  5. [S1379] George E. McCracken, "John Harding of Boreham, Essex", The American Genealogist, Volume 34, pages 199-211 (1958): pages 209-210. Hereinafter cited as "John Harding of Boreham, Essex."
  6. [S504] Compiled by J. Howard Morse and Emily W. Leavitt, Morse Genealogy : comprising the descendants of Samuel, Anthony, William and Joseph Morse and John Moss, Samuel Morse, Third Generation, pages 12-25.
  7. [S451] Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org, Medfield Births, Volume 1, page 107.

Sarah Wood1

b. 25 December 1642
Father*Nicholas Wood1 d. 7 Feb 1669/70
Mother*Mary Williams1 d. 19 Feb 1662/63
Birth*25 December 1642Sarah Wood was born on 25 December 1642 in Roxbury, Massachusetts Bay Colony.1
Relationship Note*Sarah and Mary Wood were twins.1

Citations

  1. [S1322] Abner Morse, compiler, A genealogical register of the inhabitants and history of the towns of Sherborn and Holliston, downloaded from the Boston Public Library eBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Press of Damrell & Moore, 1856), Wood, pages 261-264. Hereinafter cited as Inhabitants and history of Sherborn and Holliston.