John Woods

1808–
Frampton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

John Woods was born in 1808, in Frampton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of John Woods and Jane Woods. He had at least 1 son with Mary Woods. 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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John Woods
1808–
Mary Woods
Samuel Woods
1852–

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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

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.

Possible Related Names

Wood
Quill

Sources (5)

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

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