Joseph Wood

M, #4703, b. 10 January 1873, d. 13 May 1954
     Joseph Wood was born on 10 January 1873 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of George Wood and Isabella Gifford. His family was known by the tee-name of "Park".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1881 census at 186 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Isabella Wood, head; Alexander Wood, son; William Wood, son; George Wood, son; David Wood, son; Joseph Wood, son; Andrew Wood, son; Margaret J Wood, daughter.2
Joseph Wood was a fisherman.
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1891 census at Church Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Isabella Wood or Giffart (sic), head; George Wood "Park", son; David Wood "Park", son; Joseph Wood "Park", son; Andrew Wood "Park", son; Maggie Wood "Park", daughter.3
He married Annie Ritchie at Seafield Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 25 September 1896.1 He was the informant for George Wood "Park"'s birth at 400 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 24 November 1896.4,5
He was listed as head of household in the 1901 census at 151 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Joseph Wood, head; Annie Wood, wife; George Wood, son; Isabella Wood, daughter; Josephine Wood, daughter.6

He was listed as head of household in the 1911 census at 208 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Joseph Wood, head; Annie Ritchie Wood, wife; George Wood, son; Maggie Wood, daughter; Josephine Wood, daughter; James Wood, son; Annie Wood, daughter; Henry Wood, son.7
Joseph died on 13 May 1954 at 6 Harbour Place, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 81.1

Children of Joseph Wood and Annie Ritchie

Citations

  1. [S1535] Carole Dillon, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Carole Dillon of Nottingham, England.
  2. [S5459] 1881, Scottish Census, "Joseph Wood, son, male, age 8, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, scholar, resident at 186 Portknockie."
  3. [S5458] 1891, Scottish Census, "Joseph Wood "Park", son, unmarried, male, age 17, born in Rathven, Banffshire, fisherman, resident in Church Street, Portknockie."
  4. [S4134] George Wood "Park", Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "George Wood "Park", 1896, November Twenty-Fourth 9h 0m P.M. at 400 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Male. Father: Joseph Wood "Park", Fisherman. Mother: Annie Wood "Park" M. S. Ritchie, married 1896 September 25th in Seafield. Informant: Joseph Wood Park, Father. Registered: 1896, November 30th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  5. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  6. [S5562] 1901, Scottish Census, "Joseph Wood, head, married, male, age 26, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 151 Portknockie."
  7. [S6446] 1911, Scottish Census, "Joseph Wood, head, male, age 37, married, fisherman, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 208 Portknockie, 2 rooms with one or more windows, 8 persons in house."