Jane Woods

Female21 February 1721–4 October 1776

Brief Life History of Jane

When Jane Woods was christened on 21 February 1721, in Blunham, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Luke Wood, was 42 and her mother, Ann Barber, was 38. She married Robert Butcher on 4 April 1743. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. She was buried in Blunham, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Robert Butcher
Jane Woods
Marriage: 4 April 1743
John Butcher
Elizabeth Butcher
Elizabeth Butcher
Robert Butcher
Robert Butcher
Luke Butcher
Samuel Butcher
Thomas Butcher
William Butcher
Charles Butcher

Sources (8)

  • Jane Woods, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Jane, "England, Bedfordshire Parish Registers, 1538-1983"
  • Jane in entry for Robert Butcher, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 April 1743
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (7)

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    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wood with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Irish: adopted as a translation of Ó Cuill ‘descendant of Coll’ (see Quill ), or in Ulster of Mac Con Coille ‘son of Cú Choille’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the wood’, which has also been mistranslated Cox , as if formed with coileach ‘cock, rooster’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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