William Wood

M, #7914, b. circa 1912
     William Wood was born circa 1912.1 He was the son of William Wood and Margaret Ann Grant. His family was known by the tee-name of "Reid". William Wood was a fisherman. He married Mary Helen Slater Murray at North Church, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, on 14 December 1939.2,1


  1. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  2. [S6584] William Wood to Mary Helen Slater Murray, Marriage entry, "1939 on the Fourteenth day of December at North Church, Portknockie. After Banns, According to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. William Wood, Fisherman (Bachelor), age 27 years, usual residence 12 Admiralty Street, Portknockie, parents William Wood, Fisherman and Margaret Ann Wood M.S. Grant. Mary Helen Slater Murray, Domestic Servant (Spinster), age 26 years, usual residence 23 Pulteney Street, Portknockie, parents James Murray, Fisherman (Deceased) and Elsie Murray M.S. Slater. Wm. G.S. Plowman, Minister of the Church of Scotland, Cullen, Seafield. Henry F. Wood, 4 Craig View, Portessie, Witness. Elsie Murray, 23 Pulteney Street, Portknockie, Witness. Registered 1939 December 15th at Portknockie, William Falconer Registrar."