Jessie Ann Wood

F, #1878, b. 10 February 1896
     Jessie Ann Wood was born illegitimate on 10 February 1896 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of David Wood and Jessie Ann Pirie. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Johns".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1901 census at 409 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: David Wood, head; Jessie A Wood, wife; Jessie A Wood, daughter; Jane Wood, daughter; John Wood, son; William G Wood, son.3


  1. [S1323] Jessie Ann Wood, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Jessie Ann Wood (Illegitimate), 1896 February Tenth 11h 0m P.M. at Port Knockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: David Wood, Fisherman. Mother: Jessie Ann Pirie, Fisher-girl. Informant: Jessie Ann Pirie, Mother, David Wood, Father, 75 Port Knockie. Registered: 1896 February 29th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S940] Carolyn Hatt, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Carolyn Hatt of Broadstairs, England.
  3. [S1326] 1901, Scottish Census, "Jessie A Wood, daughter, female, age 5, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 409 Portknockie."