John Wood

about 1482–
Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Wood was born about 1482, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Margaret Smythe Willoughby. He married Elizabeth Baker about 1508, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Wood
1482–
Elizabeth Baker
Marriage: about 1508
Mrs. Barnley Wood
1490–
Michael Wood
1505–1588
Christabella Wood
1505–

Spouse and Children

    Male1482–Male

    Elizabeth Baker

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
about 1508
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    Mrs. Barnley Wood

    Female1490–Female

    Michael Wood

    Male1505–1588Male

    Christabella Wood

    Female1505–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Edmund Wood

    Male1471–1496Male

    John WOOD

    Male1475–1531Male

    Male1482–Male

    Male1484–Male

    Wiliam Wood

    MaleMale

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter or forester, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). 2. nickname for a mad, eccentric, or violent person, from Middle English wōd ‘mad’, ‘frenzied’ (Old English wād), as in Adam le Wode, Worcestershire 1221 .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • John Woode in entry for Michaell Woode, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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