Adam Wood

M, #2981, b. 29 March 1868, d. 2 December 1945
     Adam Wood was born on 29 March 1868 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Adam Wood and Jean Wilson. His family was known by the tee-name of "Wilkin".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1871 census at 193 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood, head; Jane Wood, wife; Jane Wood, daughter; Margret Wood, daughter; William Wood, son; Adam Wood, son.2

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1881 census at 264 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood "Wilkin", head; Jane Wilson "Brown", wife; Maggie Wood "Wilkin", daughter; William Wood "Wilkin", son; Adam Wood "Wilkin", son; Jane Wood "Wilkin", daughter; George Slater "Hassar", visitor.3
Adam Wood was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1891 census at 264 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood "Wilkin", head; Jane Wood "Wilkin", wife; Jane Wood "Wilkin", daughter; Wm Wood "Wilkin", son; Adam Wood "Wilkin", son.4,5

He was listed as head of household's brother in the 1901 census at 264 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Jane Wood "Wilkin", head; Wm Wood "Wilkin", brother; Adam Wood "Wilkin", brother; Wm Mair "Shavie", nephew.6
Adam died on 2 December 1945 at age 77.7 He was buried after 2 December 1945 at Hillhead Cemetery, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.7

Citations

  1. [S2321] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Adam Wood, male. Birth: 29 MAR 1868 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: Adam Wood. Mother: Jane Wilson."
  2. [S5451] 1871, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood, son, male, age 3, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 193 Portknockie."
  3. [S5452] 1881, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood "Wilkin", son, unmarried, male, age 13, born in Rathven, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 264 Portknockie."
  4. [S8323] 1891, Scottish census, "Adam Wood "Wilkin", son, male, age 22, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 264 Portknockie."
  5. [S5453] 1891, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood "Wilkin", son, male, age 22, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident in Church Street, Portknockie."
  6. [S5454] 1901, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood "Wilkin", brother, single, male, age 31, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 264 Portknockie."
  7. [S2324] Adam Wood, Gravestone inscription data, "NM199986, Adam Wood, c. 1868 to 02 DEC 1945. Date of Birth : c. 1868. Headstone Ref : C(N)243. Date of Death : 02 DEC 1945. Death narrative : Interred in Hillhead Cemetery Rathven."