Mary Wood1,2

F, #999, b. 7 July 1795, d. 17 May 1878
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-grandaunt of Robert Michael Damon

Names and TItles

Married: Mrs (Wood) Seymour as of 5 June 1823.2
     Mary Wood was born on 7 July 1795 in Clinton Town, Duchess County, New York.1,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Wood and Mary U. Searing.2 Mary Wood married Manning L. Seymour, son of Levi Seymour and Huldah (?), on 5 June 1823 at New York Monthy Meeting.2,3 Mary Wood died on 17 May 1878 at age 82.2
     She met for worship at at Purchase Monthly Meeting.1 She was Episcopal Church before 1823.2 She had a certificate to Galway at New York Monthy Meeting, on 3 December 1823.3 She became the mother of William Wood Seymour on 21 August 1824.2 Mary Wood became a widow with the death of her husband, Manning L. Seymour on 12 February 1826 at age 34.3 Mary Wood with William Wood Seymour were received on certificate from Galway at New York Monthy Meeting, on 11 May 1826.3 Mary Wood withdrew from at New York Monthy Meeting (Hicksite), in 1828.3 Mary's father Samuel Wood died on 5 May 1844.1,2 Mary Wood was disowned at New York Monthy Meeting, in October 1844.3 Mary's mother Mary U. Searing died on 19 June 1855.1 Mary's son was married at wedding of William Wood Seymour and Mary Alice Ives on 13 November 1855.2 Mary's son William Wood Seymour died on 5 January 1874.2


     Mary Wood has ID 23 in The Wood Family.2


Manning L. Seymour b. 14 November 1791, d. 12 February 1826
ChartsDescendant Chart for Wood Family
Indented Descendant Chart of Wood Family
Last Edited6 Nov 2002


  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 284.