George Wood

M, #2295, b. 23 August 1840
     George Wood was born on 23 August 1840 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of William Wood and Margaret Runcie. George Wood was baptized on 26 August 1840 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 His family was known by the tee-name of "King".
He was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Margt Wood, 80; William Wood, 30; Margt Wood, 30; Jane Wood, 5; John Wood, 3; Geo Wood, 9 Mo; Ann Innes, 12.3

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1851 census at Slack Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Wood, head; Margret Wood, wife; Jean Wood, daughter; John Wood, son; George Wood, son; Isabela Wood, daughter.4

Citations

  1. [S1650] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "George Wood, male. Birth: 23 AUG 1840. Christening: 26 AUG 1840 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: William Wood. Mother: Margt Runcie."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S3958] 1841, Scottish Census, "Geo Wood, male, age 9 months, born in county, resident in Portknockie, Banffshire."
  4. [S3955] 1851, Scottish Census, "George Wood, son, male, age 9, born in Portknockie, Banff, fisher's son, resident in Slack Road, Portknockie."