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Keith Curtis Wood

Keith Curtis Wood

Male 1898 - 1989  (90 years)

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  • Name Keith Curtis Wood 
    Born 17 Aug 1898  Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Buried 1989  Alden Twp Cemetery, Alden, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 31 May 1989  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I88  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2020 

    Father Samuel Francis Wood,   b. 08 Dec 1850, Dodgeville, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1929, Alden, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Effie Mae Hoblit,   b. 21 Dec 1857, Grove City, Cass, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1938, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 21 Dec 1875  At Home of J.R. Kirk by Rev. W. H. M. Reese, Atlantic, Cass, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Marriage information from wedding certificate that Muriel Poots has
    Family ID F7  Group Sheet

    Family Gladys Benshoof,   b. 05 Mar 1900,   d. 15 Jan 1988, Omaha, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 19 Jul 1921  Her parents home, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Newspaper announcement: Married in her parent's home by Rev. A. F. Newell, pastor of Congregational Church. The weedding march was played by C. L. Wood.
    Children 
     1. Muriel Elaine Wood,   b. 27 Mar 1922, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 2001, Omaha, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. Doris Fern Wood,   b. 02 Jun 1924, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Aug 1988, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Family ID F58  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Keith Curtis Wood
    Keith Curtis Wood
    Howard (L) and Keith (R) Wood in their WWI uniforms
    Howard (L) and Keith (R) Wood in their WWI uniforms

    Documents
    Keith Curtis Wood Delayed Birth Certificate
18 Aug 1898
Alden, Hardin, Iowa
    Keith Curtis Wood Delayed Birth Certificate 18 Aug 1898 Alden, Hardin, Iowa
    Ancestry.com. Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1945 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
    075001 - 080000
    Image 3164 of 5011
    Keith Curtis Wood and Gladys Benshoof Marriage Record
19 July 1921
Alden, Hardin, Iowa
    Keith Curtis Wood and Gladys Benshoof Marriage Record 19 July 1921 Alden, Hardin, Iowa
    Iowa Department of Public Health; Des Moines, Iowa; Series Title: Iowa Marriage Records, 18801922; Record Type: Marriage
    Ancestry.com. Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1945 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
    1921 - 1922, 499 (Dallas - Iowa)
    Image 262 of 339

    Headstones
    Keith Curtis Wood
    Keith Curtis Wood
    Wood
    Gladys Keith
    Benshoof Curtis
    1900-1988 1898-1989
    Married July 19 1921

  • Notes 
    • Keith enlisted for Military Service, World War I, April 16, 1917, discharged May 20, 1919

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, U.S. Department Veterans Affairs, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Name: Keith Wood
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 17 Aug 1898
      Death Date: 31 May 1989
      Cause of Death: Natural
      SSN: 478247288
      Branch 1: ARMY
      Enlistment Date 1: 16 Apr 1917
      Release Date 1: 20 May 1919


    2. [S229] Alden Cemetery (Alden, Hardin, Iowa), Grave Markers, Photo of gravestone, by Doug Wood, 20 Sep 2011.
      Wood
      Gladys Benshoof
      1900 - 1988
      Married July 19, 1929
      Keith Curtis
      1898 - 1989

    3. [S228] Iowa, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", index, FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XJVP-DG3 : accessed 14 Mar 2013.
      Name: Francis S Wood
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 21 Dec 1875
      Event Place: , Cass, Iowa, United States
      Age: 25
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1850
      Spouse's Name: Effa May Hoblit
      Spouse's Age: 18
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1857


    4. [S228] Iowa, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", index, FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XJVP-DG3 : accessed 14 Mar 2013.
      Name: Keith Curtis Wood
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 19 Jul 1921
      Event Place: Hardin, Iowa, United States
      Age: 22
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1899
      Father's Name: Francis L Wood
      Mother's Name: Effie May Curtis
      Spouse's Name: Gladys Benshoof
      Spouse's Age: 21
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1900
      Spouse's Father's Name: Samuel Wilson Benshoof
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Clara Etta Kellogg