George S. Wood1,2

M, #1003, b. 28 August 1802, d. 16 March 1865
Father*Samuel Wood2 b. 17 Jul 1760, d. 5 May 1844
Mother*Mary U. Searing2 b. 12 Dec 1764, d. 19 Jun 1855
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceWOOD26
George S. Wood
     George S. Wood was born on 28 August 1802 in New Rochelle, New York.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Wood and Mary U. Searing.2 George S. Wood married Eliza Harris on 22 May 1845.2 George S. Wood died on 16 March 1865 at age 62.2
     He met for worship at at Purchase Monthly Meeting.1 He and George Wood were possibly the same person based on matching death dates (or George S.'s death date is incorrect). Counter to this assignment is that wives name are somewhat different and George S was disowned in 1837 (so much later death might not have been recorded.) George S. Wood and New York Monthly Meeting met of worship at at New York Monthy Meeting.3 George S. Wood was disowned at New York Monthy Meeting, in April 1837.3 George S.'s father Samuel Wood died on 5 May 1844.1,2 George S. Wood was Episcopal.2 George S.'s mother Mary U. Searing died on 19 June 1855.1

References

     George S. Wood has ID 26 in The Wood Family.2

Family

Eliza Harris
ChartsDescendant Chart for Wood Family
Indented Descendant Chart of Wood Family
Last Edited9 Jul 2007

Citations

  1. [S12] William Wade Henshaw, Encylopedia of Quaker Genealogy (Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1936-1950: Inc. Broderbund Software, 1994). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in, Vol III, Page 365. Hereinafter cited as Encylopdia of Quaker Genealogy.
  2. [S122] Arnold Wood, John Wood of Attercliffe, Yorkshire, England and Falls, Buck County, Pennsylvania and His Descendants in the United States (Privately Printed, 1903). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Wood Family.
  3. [S12] William Wade Henshaw, Encylopdia of Quaker Genealogy, Vol III, Page 364.