William H. Wood

Male Abt 1872 - 1901  (~ 29 years)


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  • Name William H. Wood  [1
    Born Abt 1872  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Jan 1901 
    Person ID I13407  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Ancestors George W Wood,   b. 8 May 1850, Richland, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1915  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Mary E. Stewart,   b. 5 Oct 1851, Richland, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1916, Richland Township, Oswego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1870 
    Family ID F5071  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret R. Unknown,   b. 1876,   d. 1945  (Age 69 years) 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F5897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Mrs. Freelove Richards and son, Willie, attended the funeral of her nephew, William Wood.

      Newspaper Obituary - January 10, 1901 Sandy Creek News - William Wood, son of George Wood and for a long time brakeman for D. H. Stewart, died at his home in Oswego last week. The body was brought here on the 10:30 a.m. train Tuesday, funeral at the Church of Christ. Rev. John Encel conducted the services and took for his text, "Christ all, and in all, and His people complete in Him." The sermon was highly appreciated by a large audience of mourning relatives and friends. Willie Wood was a favorite with all.

      Newspaper Obituary - Wednesday, February 6, 1901 Pulaski Democrat - Pulaski, New York - The funeral of William H. Wood, who died at his home in Oswego, January 5, was held at Richland in the Christ Church January 8. Mr. Wood was born in Vermont in 1871 and removed with his parents, George and Mary Wood, when he was but a small child to Richland where he has spent nearly all his life. In 1892 he married Miss Maggie Plantz, of Boylston. About two years ago he removed to Oswego. He has been in the employ of the R. W. & O. railroad eight years and was a member of Trainman Brotherhood. Six of the brothers of that order acted as bearers and accompanied the remains to Richland. The order sent a beautiful pillow. There were also two lovely wreaths and other flowers from friends. Besides his wife he leaves a father and mother, one brother, David Wood, of Altmar, and one sister, Mrs. Joe McLaughlin, of this village, and a host of friends who mourn his loss. Among those present from out of town were E. J. Woodcock, of Vermont; Mr. and Mrs. Asa Fillmore, of Connecticut; Mrs. H. Voodre and daughter, Hazel, of Dexter; Mr. and Mrs. Leon Stewart and daughter, Ethel, of Syracuse; Mrs. F. S. Richards, and son, Willie, of North Bay; Mr. and Mrs. Edward Stewart, of New Haven; George Plantz, Frank Plantz, two sons and two daughters, of Boylston; Bert Dunning, of Lysander; Mrs. Fred Dean, L. Wilder, Charles Jennings, of Mexico; Mr. and Mrs. David Wood, of Altmar.

  • Sources 
    1. [S245] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Richland, Oswego, New York.