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Benjamin Wood

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  • Name Benjamin Wood  [1, 2
    Born 1703 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I1186  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2014 

    Father James Wood,   b. Abt 1659, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 21 Dec 1728  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Experience Fuller,   b. Abt 1670, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 16 Apr 1725 and 21 Dec 1728  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 12 Apr 1693  Middleborough, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F103  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Priscilla Rickard 
    Married 12 Apr 1733  Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Samuel Wood,   b. 06 Jan 1733/34, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Barnabas Wood,   b. 26 Jul 1735, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Benjamin Wood,   b. 06 Jul 1737, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Priscilla Wood,   b. 01 Jul 1739, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Joseph Wood
     6. Experience Wood
     7. Deborah Wood
     8. Noah Wood
     9. Sarah Wood
    Family ID F521  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Patience Haskell 
    Family ID F520  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S92] Mayflower Descendant: A Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, (Name: Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1899-, (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010); Location: Boston, MA;), Vol 18, The Settlement of James Wood's Estate, pp 229-30.
      [Plym. Co. Prob., 5: 406] On 21 December, 1728, "mr Jonathan Wood of middleboro" was appointed administrator of the estate of "your Father James Wood Late of middleboro ... lately dyed Intestate"....
      [5:470] On 24 May, 1729, "Barnabas Wood Blacksmith Benjamin Wood House Carpenter both of Plimpton Abel Wood Labourer of Plimouth .... & Georg Holmes of Plimouth .... aforesd Cordwainer & Lidia his wife which Sd Barnabas Benjamin Abel & Lidia are the Children of James Wood late of Middleborrough aforesd deceased" ... forever Quitted our & Each of our repective Claims unto Jonathan wood of Middleborrough aforesd husbandman & son of the Sd James wood deceased ....

    2. [S92] Mayflower Descendant: A Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, (Name: Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1899-, (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010); Location: Boston, MA;), Vol 18, The Settlement of James Wood's Estate, p 227.
      James Wood of Middleborough, Mass., married Experience Fuller (Rev. Samuel2, Dr. Samuel1) at Middleborough, on 12 April, 1693, and they had at least seven children, one daughter and six sons, as shown by the settlement of the father's estate. If there were any others, they died without issue, before the settlement of the estate. The known children were: Lydia (who married George Holmes), Jonathan, Benjamin, Barnabas, Abel, Ichabod and James; but no records of their birth dates have been found.

    3. [S92] Mayflower Descendant: A Magazine of Pilgrim Genealogy and History, (Name: Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1899-, (Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2010); Location: Boston, MA;), Vol 26, Marriages Entered on the Court Record., p 38.
      1693: James Wood Marryed to Experience ffuller Aprill 12th 1693

    4. [S139] Vital Records of Middleborough, Mass. (Online Database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genalogical Society, 2007), Edited by Barbara Lambert Merrick Alicia Crane Williams, Massachusetts Society of Mayflower Descendants, (Name: William S. Sullwold Publishing, Inc., Taunton, Massachusetts; Location: Taunton, Massachusetts; Date: 1986 and 1990;), V. 1, p 60.
      Benjamin Wood and Priscilla Rickard both of the Town of Plympton were married April the twelfth : 1733 : by me Benjamin White Justice of the Peace