Elspet Wood

F, #3395, b. 16 December 1848
     Elspet Wood was born on 16 December 1848 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of James Wood and Elizabeth Hay. Elspet Wood was baptized on 24 December 1848 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "Doo". She married William Wood at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 27 September 1869.2
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1871 census at 197 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: William Wood, head; Elspet Wood, wife; William G Wood, son; Helen Wood, servant.3

Children of Elspet Wood and William Wood


  1. [S2733] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Elspet Wood, female. Birth: 16 DEC 1848. Christening: 24 DEC 1848 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Wood. Mother: Elizabeth Hay."
  2. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  3. [S5763] 1871, Scottish Census, "Elspet Wood, wife, married, female, age 21, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 197 Portknockie."