Helen Wood

F, #4198, b. 1 June 1787, d. 16 April 1862
     Helen Wood was born on 1 June 1787 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was baptized on 2 June 1787 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of William Wood and Helen McIntosh. She married John Innes at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 28 February 1809.3 As of 28 February 1809, her married name was Helen Innes.
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes, 50; Helen Innes, 45; John Innes, 25; George Innes, 20; Helen Innes, 12; Jane Innes, 9; Janet Innes, 7.4
Helen died on 16 April 1862 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 74.5,2

Children of Helen Wood and John Innes


  1. [S6029] LDS Church (new FamilySearch), International Genealogical Index, "Helen Wood, female. Birth: 01 JUN 1787. Christening: 02 JUN 1787 Cullen, Banff, Scotland. Father: William Wood. Mother: Helen McIntosh."
  2. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
  3. [S3337] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "John Innes, male. Spouse: Helen Wood. Marriage: 28 FEB 1809, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  4. [S5115] 1841, Scottish Census, "Helen Innes, female, age 45, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  5. [S7165] Helen Innes née Wood, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Helen Innes, pauper (Widow of John Innes Fisherman), died 1862, April Sixteenth 3h 0m P.M. at Portknockie (Rathven), Female, 74 years. Father: William Wood Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Helen Wood M.S. Mackintosh (Deceased). Cause of death: Complete Exhaustion, Years, As Cert. by Hugh Sharp, Surgeon. Informant: John Innes, Son, present. Registered: 1862, April 16th at Portknockie, Jas Cumming, Registrar."