Jane Wood

25 August 1809–29 January 1895 (Age 85)
Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of Jane

When Jane Wood was born on 25 August 1809, in Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada, her father, Samuel Wood, was 28 and her mother, Mary Nickerson, was 25. She married Job A. Atkinson on 13 June 1824, in Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 29 January 1895, in Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 85, and was buried in Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Job A. Atkinson
1803–1852
Jane Wood
1809–1895
Marriage: 13 June 1824
Moses Atkinson
1824–1871
Dorcas Wood Atkinson
1845–1878
Mary Lee Atkinson
1826–1896
Matilda Atkinson
1828–1830
Matthew Smith Atkinson
1830–
Samuel W. Atkinson
1834–1901
Job Coleman Atkinson
1835–1913
Sarah Jane Atkinson
1838–1919
Delilah Atkinson
1842–1888
Caroline Atkinson
1847–1929

Spouse and Children

    Job A. Atkinson

    Male1803–1852Male

    Female1809–1895Female

MARRIAGE
13 June 1824
Barrington, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada
children

(10)

    Moses Atkinson

    Male1824–1871Male

    Mary Lee Atkinson

    Female1826–1896Female

    Matilda Atkinson

    Female1828–1830Female

    Matthew Smith Atkinson

    Male1830–Male

    Samuel W. Atkinson

    Male1834–1901Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Hannah Wood

    Female1804–1877Female

    Female1806–Female

    Althea Wood

    Female1809–1875Female

    Female1809–1895Female

    Delilah Wood

    Female1812–1882Female

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 60

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1871

Age 62

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

A surname very ancient in Scotland, first called De Bosco. The family bore trees on their coat of arms.Anglo-Saxon: Wude, wood

Sources (1)

  • Jane Wood in entry for Caroline Smith, "Nova Scotia Deaths, 1890-1955"

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