Jean Wood

F, #2369, b. 15 August 1846, d. 23 May 1934
     Jean Wood was born on 15 August 1846 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of John Wood and Margaret Smith. Jean Wood was baptized on 19 August 1846 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "King". Jean Wood was also known as Jane Wood.
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at 25 Commutation Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Wood, head; Margret Wood, wife; James Wood, son; Alexander Wood, son; John Wood, son; Ann Wood, daughter; Jean Wood, daughter.3

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Wood, head; Margaret Wood, wife; John Wood, son; Ann Wood, daughter; Jean Wood, daughter; George Wood, son.4
She married George Wood at Farskane, Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 10 March 1867.5,6
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1871 census at 36 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Wood, head; Jane Wood, wife; Margt Wood, daughter; Jane Wood, daughter.7

She was listed as head of household in the 1881 census at 237 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Jane Wood "King", wife; Maggie Wood "King", daughter; Jane Wood "King", daughter; Cath Wood "King", daughter; Jessie Wood "King", daughter; Georgina Wood "King", daughter; Alexandrina Wood "King", daughter.8
She was the informant for George Wood's birth at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 10 May 1883.9,6
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at 239 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Geo. Wood “King”, head; Jane Wood “King”, wife; Jane Wood “King”, daughter; Catherine Wood "King", daughter; Georgina Wood “King”, daughter; Alexarina Wood, daughter; George Wood, son; John Wood, son; Esther Wood, daughter.10
She was the informant for, and present at, William Mair's death at 182 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 21 September 1895.11,12
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1901 census at 239 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: George Wood "King", head; Jane Wood, wife; Georgina Wood, daughter; Alexina Wood, daughter; George Wood, son; John Wood, son.13
Jean died on 23 May 1934 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 87.14,2 She was buried after 23 May 1934 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.14

Children of Jean Wood and George Wood

Citations

  1. [S1747] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Jean Wood, female. Birth: 15 AUG 1846. Christening: 19 AUG 1846 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: John Wood. Mother: Margaret Smith."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S5287] 1851, Scottish Census, "Jean Wood, daughter, female, age 5, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 25 Commutation Road, Portknockie."
  4. [S3963] 1861, Scottish Census, "Jean Wood, daughter, unmarried, female, age 14, born in Rathven, Banffshire, Domestic servant, resident at Portknockie."
  5. [S3805] George Wood to Jane Wood "King", Marriage entry, "1867 on the Tenth day of March at Farskane. After Banns, according to the Forms of the Congregational Church. George Wood, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 22, usual residence Portknockie, parents George Wood Fisherman (Deceased) and Margaret Wood M.S. Mair. Jane Wood "King" (Spinster), age 21, usual residence Portknockie, parents John Wood Fisherman and Margaret Wood M.S. Smith. Charles Hardie Murray, Pastor of the Congregational Church, Cullen. Alexander Wood "King" Witness. Mary-Ann Murray Witness. Registered 1867 March 12th at Farskane, Jas. Cumming Registrar."
  6. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  7. [S4011] 1871, Scottish Census, "Jane Wood, wife, married, female, age 24, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 36 Portknockie."
  8. [S5289] 1881, Scottish Census, "Jane Wood "King", wife, married, female, age 32, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 237 Portknockie."
  9. [S3661] George Wood, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "George Wood, 1883, May Tenth 4h 30m A.M. at Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: George Wood, Fisherman. Mother: Jane Wood M. S. Wood, married 1866 March 4th (sic) in Seafield. Informant: Jane Wood, Mother. Registered: 1883, May 30th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  10. [S3674] 1891, Scottish census, "Jane Wood "King", wife, married, female, age 46, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 239 Portknockie."
  11. [S5688] William Mair, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "William Mair (Single), died 1895, September Twenty-First 7h 0m A.M. at 182 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male, 2 years. Father: William Mair "Rose" Fisherman, Mother: Anne Mair M.S. Wood. Cause of death: Gastritis, 14 Days, as Cert. by S. Clark M.D.C.M. Informant: Jane Wood, Grand Aunt, 239 Portknockie (Present). Registered: 1895, September 21st at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  12. [S5762] Ann Mair, Alexander Mair, William George Mair and Annie Coull Anderson William Mair "Rose", Monumental inscription, "Erected by ANN MAIR. In memory of her husband WILLIAM MAIR (ROSE) who died 17th Aug. 1930 aged 73 years. Also their infant son WILLIAM. Also the above ANN MAIR who died 27th Oct. 1950 aged 86 years. And their son ALEXANDER MAIR who died 16th Dec. 1955 aged 69 years. Also their youngest son WILLIAM GEORGE MAIR who died 1st Sep. 1963 aged 59 years, beloved husband of ANNIE COULL ANDERSON. Also the above ANNIE COULL ANDERSON who died 8th Feb. 1968 aged 60 years. Until the day dawn."
  13. [S5277] 1901, Scottish Census, "Jane Wood, wife, married, female, age 53, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman's wife, resident at 239 Portknockie."
  14. [S2729] Jean Wood, Gravestone inscription data, "NM200399, Jane Wood, c. 1847 to 23 MAY 1934. Date of Birth : c. 1847. Spouse's Name : George Wood. Headstone Ref : H140. Date of Death : 23 MAY 1934."