William Wood

M, #8391, b. before 17 July 1836
     William Wood was born before 17 July 1836 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was baptized on 17 July 1836 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.2 He was the son of James Wood and Margaret Mair. His family was known by the tee-name of "Reid".
He 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

He was listed as head of household's son 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
William Wood was a ploughman.
He was listed as head of household's son 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

He was listed as head of household's son 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

Citations

  1. [S6014] Keith Innes, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Keith Innes of Moffat, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
  2. [S7190] William Wood, ScotlandsPeople search, Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Parish of Cullen, Surname: Wood. Forename: William. Parents: James Wood / Margaret Mair. Gender: Male. Date: 17/07/1836. Parish Number: 150. Ref: 50 171. Parish: Cullen.
  3. [S8270] 1841, Scottish Census, "William Wood, male, age 5, born in county, resident in Portknockie."
  4. [S8271] 1851, Scottish census, "William Wood, son, unmarried, male, age 14, born in Banffshire Portknockie, employed at home, resident at 45 Portknockie."
  5. [S8272] 1861, Scottish Census, "Caithren Wood, daughter, unmarried, female, age 16, born in Banffshire, Rathven (Originally: Banffshire - Portknockie), whitefisher's daughter, resident at 33 Portknockie."