Margaret Wood

F, #6384, b. 5 August 1829, d. 17 February 1899
     Margaret Wood was born on 5 August 1829 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of James Wood and Margaret Mair. Margaret Wood was baptized on 9 August 1829 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.2,1 Her family was known by the tee-name of "Reid".
She was listed as a member of the household in the 1841 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, 38; Margrete Wood, 35; James Wood, 14; Alexander Wood, 9; William Wood, 5; John Wood, 2; Margrete Wood, 10; Jannet Wood, 7; Ann Wood, 9 months.3

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1851 census at 45 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, head; James Wood, son; Margret Wood, daughter; Alexander Wood, son; Janet Wood, daughter; William Wood, son; John Wood, son; Ann Wood, daughter; Cathrine Wood, daughter.4

She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1861 census at 33 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wood, head; Margret Wood, daughter; Ann Wood, daughter; Caithren Wood, daughter; William Wood, son; James Pirrie, grandson; William Runcie, grandson.5
She married John Innes at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 26 September 1872.6,1 As of 26 September 1872, her married name was Margaret Innes.
She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1881 census at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes, head; William Innes, father; Margaret Wood, wife; Isabella Innes, daughter; Jane Innes, daughter; William Innes, son; John Innes, son; Jessie Ann Innes, daughter; Isabella Innes, grand child.7,1

She was listed as head of household's wife in the 1891 census at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: John Innes “Johnie”, head; Margaret Innes, wife; Wm Innes, father; Jessie Innes, daughter; Jessie Innes, servant.8,1
Margaret died on 17 February 1899 at 263 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 69.9,1

Citations

  1. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
  2. [S7187] Margaret Wood, ScotlandsPeople search, Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Parish of Cullen, Surname: Wood. Forename: Margaret. Parents: James Wood / Margaret Mair. Gender: Female. Date: 09/08/1829. Parish Number: 150. Ref: 50 91. Parish: Cullen.
  3. [S8270] 1841, Scottish Census, "Margrete Wood, female, age 10, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S8271] 1851, Scottish census, "Margret Wood, daughter, unmarried, female, age 20, born in Banffshire Portknockie, domestic servant, resident at 45 Portknockie."
  5. [S8272] 1861, Scottish Census, "Margret Wood, daughter, unmarried, female, age 32, born in Banffshire, Rathven (Originally: Banffshire - Portknockie), whitefisher's daughter, resident at 33 Portknockie."
  6. [S7186] John Innes to Margaret Wood, Marriage entry, "1872, on the Twenty-sixth day of September at Portknockie. After Banns, according to the Forms of the Free Church of Scotland. John Innes, Fisherman (Widower), age 33, usual residence Portknockie, parents William Innes Fisherman and Jane Innes M.S. Pirie (deceased). Margaret Wood, Her X Mark, James Innes Witness, James Wood Witness, (Spinster), age 35, usual residence Portknockie, parents James Wood Boat Carpenter (deceased) and Margaret Wood M.S. Mair (deceased). John MacKay, Minister of Fr. Ch. at Cullen. James Innes, Witness. James Wood, Witness. Registered 1872 September 27th at Farskane, James Cumming, Registrar."
  7. [S7426] 1881, Scottish Census, "Margaret Wood, wife, married, female, age 50, born in Banff, Rathven, resident at 263 Portknockie."
  8. [S7427] 1891, Scottish census, "Margaret Innes, wife, married, female, age 60, born in Rathven, Banffshire, resident at 263 Portknockie."
  9. [S7307] Margaret Innes née Wood, Register of Deaths in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Margaret Innes (Married to John Innes Fisherman), died 1899, February Seventeenth 1h 0m P.M. at 263 Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female, 70 years. Father: James Wood "Reid", Fisherman (Deceased), Mother: Margaret Wood M.S. Mair "Shavie" (Deceased). Cause of death: General Tuberculosis 1 Year, As Cert. by Thos. MacHardy M.B.C.M. Informant: John Innes, Widower (Present). Registered: 1899, February 18th at Manse of Seafield, James McIntyre, Registrar."