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Col. John Wood

Col. John Wood

Male 1780 - 1851  (70 years)

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  • Name Col. John Wood  [1
    Title Col. 
    Born 15 Dec 1780  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Oct 1851  Cedar Falls, Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, Providence Township, Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I760  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2014 

    Father David Wood,   b. 06 Nov 1759, Orange County (later Randolph County), North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1830, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Jane Currey,   b. 01 Jun 1760, , Chester, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1826, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1779  , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • REF: Imogene Bennett's records show marriage date as December 23, 1779

      REF: "Old Southern Bible Records" by Memory Aldridge Lester pages 338 - 340
      Marriage Date: December 23, 1779
    Family ID F67  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Eleanor Walker,   b. 18 May 1775,   d. 02 May 1834, Cedar Falls, Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1801  , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Notes 
    • REF: North Carolina Marriages
      http://tn-3.rootsweb.com:8080/~ncarolina/cgi-bin/marr_search.cgi?id=5778
      GROOM: John Wood AGE:
      BRIDE: Nella Walker AGE:
      RECORD TYPE: marriage bond
      DATE: 22 Apr 1801
      BONDSMEN:
      OFFICIATOR:
      WITNESSES:
      COUNTY: Randolph
      SOURCE TYPE: Marriage Bond

      REF: "Old Southern Bible Records" by Memory Aldridge Lester, pages 338 - 340
      Marriage date of 23 Apr 1801
    Children 
     1. Jane Wood,   b. 23 Jun 1802, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Orlando Wood,   b. 23 Jun 1803, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1866, , Harrison, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     3. Elizabeth Wood,   b. 21 Jan 1805, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1855, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     4. Lorenzo D. Wood,   b. 13 Oct 1807, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1854, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     5. Samuel Walker Wood,   b. 30 Oct 1809, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Lizena Wood,   b. 21 Aug 1810, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1829, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     7. Mary Wood,   b. 1 Jun 1812, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Oct 1879, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     8. Sybil Wood,   b. 06 Oct 1814, Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1891, , Guilford, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     9. John W. Wood,   b. 29 Sept 1822, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1890, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     10. Martitia Currie Wood,   b. 27 Mar 1824, , Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1857  (Age 33 years)
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F339  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Eleanor Walker,   b. 18 May 1775,   d. 02 May 1834, Cedar Falls, Randolph, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F255  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    John Wood
    John Wood
    Col. John Wood
    Died
    Oct 25 1851
    Aged
    70 yrs 10 m's 10 d's

  • Notes 
    • Old Southern Bible Records lists marriage date as 23 Apr 1801

      Not clear how he gained the title "Col"? He is listed in the Fourth Company, detached from Randolph Regiment, but as a private

  • Sources 
    1. [S189] Old Southern Bible Records, Lester, Memory Aldridge, (Genealogical Publishing Company), 75-136456., p 338.
      John b. 15 Dec 1780, m. 23 Apr 1801

    2. [S191] Nash, John, Find A Grave, January 23, 2013, Col John Wood, Record added: Nov 25, 2010, Find A Grave Memorial # 62129681.
      Inscription: Col John Wood died 25 Oct 1851 Ag'd 70 yrs 10 m's 10 d's

    3. [S116] Randolph County Cemetery Records, Jocelyn Brabham Barrett, (Name: Compiled by the Randolph County Genealogical Society;), R NC 929.5 R Call # 96-70977., page 166.
      Row 10
      No. 4
      Col. John Wood, [15 Dec 1780] - 25 Oct 1851, Aged 70y 10m 10d

    4. [S189] Old Southern Bible Records, Lester, Memory Aldridge, (Genealogical Publishing Company), 75-136456., p 338.
      David Wood (son of John Wood d. 3 May 1794 & Sibbel Wood d. 13 Aug 1791) b. 6 Nov 1759, d. 26 Oct 1830, m. 23 Dec 1779 to Jane Wood b. 1 June 1760, d. 27 Sep 1826.

    5. [S192] North Carolina, Randolph, Asheboro, County Court Records at Asheboro, NC, FHL # 0019641, 0019658, and 0418149.
      Name: John Wood
      Spouse: Nella Walker
      Marriage Date: 22 Apr 1801
      Marriage County: Randolph
      Marriage State: North Carolina