Helen Wood

F, #2158, b. circa 1850, d. 8 August 1924
     Helen Wood was born circa 1850 at Aberdeenshire, Scotland. She was the daughter of Alexander Wood and Barbara Wood.
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at 38 Commutation Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexander Wood, head; Barbra Wood, wife; Elspet Wood, daughter; Jessie Wood, daughter; Margret Wood, daughter; Ann Wood, daughter; Helen Wood, daughter.1

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexander Wood, 56; Barbra Wood, 54; Margret Wood, 17; Ann Wood, 15; Helen Wood, 12; William Wood, 7.2
She married Joseph Pirie at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on 16 September 1885.3 As of 16 September 1885, her married name was Helen Pirie. Helen died on 8 August 1924 at Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3

Citations

  1. [S6133] 1851, Scottish Census, "Helen Wood, daughter, female, age 1, born in Aberdeenshire, resident at 38 Commutation Road, Portknockie."
  2. [S6132] 1861, Scottish Census, "Helen Wood, unmarried, female, age 12, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, daughter, resident in Portknockie."
  3. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.