John Wood

M, #2281, b. 9 October 1832, d. 10 June 1915
     John Wood was born on 9 October 1832 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Alexander Wood and Ann Sutherland. John Wood was baptized on 13 October 1832 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "Park".
He was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexr Wood, 30; Ann Wood, 25; John Wood, 9; Alexr Wood, 6; Wm Wood, 3; George Wood,1.2
He was a whitefisher and fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Alexr Wood, head; Ann Wood, wife; John Wood, son; Alexr Wood, son; William Wood, son; George Wood, son; James Wood, son; Ann Wood, daughter; David Wood, son.3
He married Mary Sim at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland, on 2 October 1856.4
He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Wood, 28; Mary Wood, 24; Ann Wood, 3; Allexr Wood, 2.5

He was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 16 Fife Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Wood "Park", head; Mary Wood "Park", wife; Ann Wood "Park", daughter; Alexander Wood "Park", son; Hellen Wood "Park", daughter; John Wood "Park", son; Margaret Wood "Park", daughter; James "Park" (sic), son.6
John died on 10 June 1915 at Banff, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 82.7

Children of John Wood and Mary Sim

Citations

  1. [S1634] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Wood, male. Birth: 09 OCT 1832. Christening: 13 OCT 1832 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: Alexander Wood. Mother: Ann Sutherland."
  2. [S5463] 1841, Scottish Census, "John Wood, male, age 9, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  3. [S3938] 1851, Scottish census, "John Wood, son, unmarried, male, age 18, born in County Banff Portknockie, fisher, resident at Portknockie."
  4. [S4529] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "John Wood, male. Spouse: Mary Sim. Marriage: 02 OCT 1856, Seafield, Banff, Scotland."
  5. [S5466] 1861, Scottish Census, "John Wood, married, male, age 28, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, whitefisher, resident in Portknockie."
  6. [S5465] 1881, Scottish Census, "John Wood "Park", head, married, male, age 48, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 16 Fife Street, Banff."
  7. [S1535] Carole Dillon, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Carole Dillon of Nottingham, England.