Angelina D M E Wood

23 November 1845–14 April 1925 (Age 79)
Claiborne, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Angelina D M E

When Angelina D M E Wood was born on 23 November 1845, in Claiborne, Louisiana, United States, her father, George B Wood, was 40 and her mother, Martha Ann Alford, was 35. She married William Lafayette Tucker in 1866, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Texas, United States in 1870 and Conejos, Colorado, United States in 1880. She died on 14 April 1925, in Dolores, Montezuma, Colorado, United States, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

William Lafayette Tucker
1837–1918
Angelina D M E Wood
1845–1925
Marriage: 1866
Ida Tennessee Tucker
1869–1943
Albert Norris Tucker
1872–
Addie Jane Tucker
1873–
Frank Tucker
1880–
Letha South Tucker
1875–1930
William Walker Tucker
1878–1926

Spouse and Children

    William Lafayette Tucker

    Male1837–1918Male

    Female1845–1925Female

MARRIAGE
1866
Texas, United States
children

(6)

    Female1869–1943Female

    Albert Norris Tucker

    Male1872–Male

    Addie Jane Tucker

    Female1873–Female

    Letha South Tucker

    Female1875–1930Female

    William Walker Tucker

    Male1878–1926Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    George B Wood

    Male1805–Male

    Martha Ann Alford

    Female1810–1885Female

siblings

(9)

    Bradford Wood

    Male1832–Male

    John H Wood

    Male1834–Male

    Stanford Wood

    Male1834–Male

    Female1837–Female

    William B Wood

    Male1842–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846 · Mexican-American War

Age 1

Known in the United States as the Mexican War. President Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna did not officially acknowledge the secession of Texas, and interpreted the US involvement with Texas as an invasion of borders. Mexican forces attacked American forces in an event called the Thornton Affair, prompting President James K. Polk to send a request for war to Congress. The war ended when the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo was signed on February 2, 1848, which required the Mexican Cession of the northern territories and acceptance of the Rio Grande as the southern border of the United States. At the same time, the U.S. committed to pay Mexico $15 million for war damages and assumed roughly $3.25 million of their existing debt.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 21

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Angeline Wood in household of George B Wood, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Angeline Wood in household of G B Wood, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Angeline D M E Tucker in household of Wm La F Tucker, "United States Census, 1870"

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