Mary Wood was born about 1772, in Cuneo, Piedmont, Italy. She married Hezekiah Green on 1 December 1806. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She died on 7 December 1853, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.
English: mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, such as French Bois and Polish Les .
English: in a few cases, a nickname for an eccentric or perhaps a violent person, from Middle English wode ‘frenzied, wild’ (Old English wōd).
Americanized form of French Gadbois .