Richard Wood1,2

M, #1001, b. 9 January 1801, d. 19 January 1861
Father*Samuel Wood2,1 b. 17 Jul 1760, d. 5 May 1844
Mother*Mary U. Searing2,1 b. 12 Dec 1764, d. 19 Jun 1855
Relationship3rd great-granduncle of Robert Michael Damon
Richard Wood
     Richard Wood was born on 9 January 1801 in New Rochelle, New York.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Wood and Mary U. Searing.2,1 Richard Wood married Evelina Bridges, daughter of Kitchel Bridges and Phebe Miller, on 12 June 1837.2 Richard Wood died on 19 January 1861 at age 60.2
     He met for worship at at Purchase Monthly Meeting.1 He was disowned at New York Monthy Meeting, in April 1837.1 He was Episcopal.2 He became the father of Mary Caroline Braithwaite Wood on 17 August 1838.2 Richard Wood became the father of Maria Laing Wood on 7 August 1841.2 Richard's daughter Mary Caroline Braithwaite Wood died on 5 February 1842.2 Richard Wood became the father of Mary Evelina Wood on 11 September 1843.2 Richard's father Samuel Wood died on 5 May 1844.1,2 Richard's mother Mary U. Searing died on 19 June 1855.1


     Richard Wood has ID 25 in The Wood Family.2


Evelina Bridges b. 6 November 1801, d. 23 April 1866
ChartsDescendant Chart for Wood Family
Indented Descendant Chart of Wood Family
Last Edited9 Jul 2007


  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.