John Woods

1808–
Frampton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Woods was born in 1808, in Frampton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Woods, was 27 and his mother, Jane Woods, was 23. He had at least 1 son. He lived in Donington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Donington on Bain, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. In 1871, at the age of 63, his occupation is listed as agricultural labourer in Donington on Bain, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Woods
1781–1853
Jane Woods
1785–1874
Edward Overton Woods
1806–1875
Henry Woods
1818–
John Woods
1808–
Marianne Woods
1814–1898
Overton Woods
1816–
Charlotte Woods
1819–1881
Eliza Woods
1822–1865
Ann Wood
1826–1831
Mary Ann Wood
1830–1831

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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 0

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1843

Age 35

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in the woods ( see Wood ).2 Irish: English name 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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Sources (3)

  • John Woods, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • John Woods, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Woods, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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