William George Wood

M, #3398, b. 27 June 1870
     William George Wood was born on 27 June 1870 at Parish of Seafield, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of William Wood and Elspet Wood. His family was known by the tee-name of "King".
He was listed as head of household's son 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.2
William George Wood was a fisherman. He married Matilda Angus at Wesleyan Methodist Church, Eyemouth, Berwickshire, Scotland, on 5 January 1894.3

Child of William George Wood and Matilda Angus


  1. [S2732] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "William George Wood, male. Birth: 27 JUN 1870 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: William Wood. Mother: Elspet Wood."
  2. [S5763] 1871, Scottish Census, "William G Wood, son, male, age 0, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 197 Portknockie."
  3. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.