William Wood

M, #3663, b. 14 January 1856
     William Wood was born illegitimate on 14 January 1856 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Wood and Helen Sclater. His family was known by the tee-name of "Woods".
He was listed as head of household's grandchild in the 1861 census at 162 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Sclater, head; Helen Sclater, wife; William Wood, grandchild; Jessie Farquhar, servant.2

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1861 census at 195 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, head; Hellen Wood, wife; William Wood, son; Hellen Wood, daughter; Isabella Wood, daughter.3

He was listed as head of household's son in the 1871 census at 195 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, head; Helen Wood, wife; William Wood, son; Helen Wood, daughter; Isabella Wood, daughter; Margaret A Wood, daughter; Jane Wood, daughter; Ann Wood, daughter; John Wood, son.4

Citations

  1. [S2878] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "William Wood, male. Birth: 14 JAN 1856 Seafield, Banff, Scotland. Father: James Wood. Mother: Ellen Sclater."
  2. [S6453] 1861, Scottish Census, "William Wood, grandchild, unmarried, male, age 5, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 162 Portknockie."
  3. [S5214] 1861, Scottish Census, "William Wood, son, male, age 5, born in Banffshire, Rathven, scholar, resident at 195 Portknockie."
  4. [S5598] 1871, Scottish Census, "William Wood, son, unmarried, male, age 1 (sic), born in Portknockie, Banffshire, resident at 195 Portknockie."