Charles Ward Woodworth

15 May 1848–16 March 1927 (Age 78)
Oregon, Holt, Missouri, United States

The Life of Charles Ward

When Charles Ward Woodworth was born on 15 May 1848, in Oregon, Holt, Missouri, United States, his father, Parmenas Newton Woodworth, was 41 and his mother, Marilla Mc Donald, was 41. He lived in California, United States in 1870 and Analy Judicial Township, Sonoma, California, United States for about 40 years. He died on 16 March 1927, in Sebastopol, Sonoma, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Petaluma, Sonoma, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Parmenas Newton Woodworth
1806–1878
Marilla Mc Donald
1807–1883
Lysander Catlin Woodworth
1828–1898
Darius Woodworth
1830–1907
Martha Ann Woodworth
1832–1867
Mary Woodworth
1835–1902
Abijah Southwick Woodworth
1837–1930
Sarah Lucretia Woodworth
1842–1899
Eliza Terze Woodworth
1843–1932
Emily Alameda Woodworth
1845–1925
Charles Ward Woodworth
1848–1927
Samuel Parmenas Woodworth
1851–

Parents and Siblings

    Parmenas Newton Woodworth

    Male1806–1878Male

    Marilla Mc Donald

    Female1807–1883Female

siblings

(10)

    Lysander Catlin Woodworth

    Male1828–1898Male

    Male1830–1907Male

    Martha Ann Woodworth

    Female1832–1867Female

    Mary Woodworth

    Female1835–1902Female

    Abijah Southwick Woodworth

    Male1837–1930Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 12

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 21

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.

Name Meaning

English (Cheshire, Lancashire, Merseyside): possibly a habitational name from Wadworth in South Yorkshire, named with the Old English personal name Wada + worth ‘enclosure’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles Woodworth in household of P Woodworth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Chas Woodnortt in household of Abigah Woodnortt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Chas Woodworth, "United States Census, 1910"

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