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Albert Gilespie Wood

Albert Gilespie Wood

Male 1853 - 1924  (71 years)

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  • Name Albert Gilespie Wood 
    Born 14 Jul 1853  Wyoming, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jul 1924  Spokane, Spokane, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I95  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 May 2016 

    Father Grandison Curry Wood,   b. 04 Jul 1813, , Christian, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Feb 1874, Alden, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Electa Woodworth,   b. 06 Feb 1829, Williamsfield, Ashtabula, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Mar 1876, Alden, Hardin, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married 20 Feb 1850  Wyoming Valley, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • REF: "Iowa County Marriages 1836 - 1852" by Gerald E. Fieldhouse page 37
      WOOD, Granderson to Woodworth, Elidia February 20, 1850
      Wit: Warren Perewal & D. L. Wood
      Wyoming Valley by A. D. Langlin, Minister

      The witnesses are Electa's uncle, Warren Percival, Jr. and Grandison's brother, David L. Wood. The minister is A. D. Laughlin
    Family ID F49  Group Sheet

    Family Florence L. Brown,   b. 13 Mar 1856, Iowa, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1924, , Santa Clara, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 12 Jan 1881  Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Fred Burpee Wood,   b. 19 Aug 1882, Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1958, Nevada City, Nevada, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Florence LaVernia Wood,   b. 30 Mar 1889, Iowa Falls, Hardin, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1970, San Jose, Santa Clara, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Family ID F64  Group Sheet

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    Albert Gilespie Wood

  • Notes 
    • Albert homesteaded in Montana where Uncle Arthur and Grandpa Wood (Samuel Francis) went out by train to help him secure it. He then moved on to California. - Mervel's geneology book

      REF: History of Hardin County, Iowa Springfield, Ill: Union Publishing Company, 1883, p 523
      Alden Township Biographies
      Albert Wood
      Albert Wood is a son G. C. and Electa (Woodworth) Wood, and was born in Iowa county, Wis., in 1853, remaining until 1865, when the family moved to Hardin county, and settled in Alden township. Here his father died in 1872, and his mother in 1874. He has held the office of road supervisor two years, school director three years, and is present secretary of the township district schools. He was married in January, 1881, to Miss Flora Brown, a native of Iowa county, Wis. They have one child.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] 1860 U. S. Census, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Wyoming, Iowa County, Wisconsin, Roll 1412, p. 1008.

    2. [S187] Wood, Grandison, 1839 - 1950, Births, Marriages, Deaths, Family Record page.
      Albert Gilaspie Wood was born July 16th AD 1853

    3. [S71] Iowa County Marriages 1836 - 1852, Gerald E. Fieldhouse, (Name: Fieldhouse 313 Polk Street; Location: Dodgeville, Wisconsin; Date: 1974;), p 37.
      WOOD, Granderson to Woodworth, Elidia February 20, 1850
      Wit: Warren Perewal & D. L. Wood
      Wyoming Valley by A. D. Langlin, Minister

    4. [S228] Iowa, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934", index, FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XJVP-DG3 : accessed 14 Mar 2013.
      Name: Albert G Wood
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 02 Jan 1881
      Event Place: Soma Falls, Iowa, United States
      Age: 27
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1854
      Father's Name: Osrundion C Wood
      Mother's Name: Electa Woodworth
      Spouse's Name: Florence L Brown
      Spouse's Age: 24
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1857
      Spouse's Father's Name: Bill...S Brown
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Emiline Hale
      Reference ID: p 9