John W Greenwood

about 1847–23 June 1927 (Age 80)
Alabama, United States

The Life of John W

When John W Greenwood was born about 1847, in Alabama, United States, his father, William Greenwood, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Ann Elizabeth Ector, was 22. He married Susan Howard Luckett on 12 February 1866, in Madison, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Ouachita Township, Hot Spring, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 1, Bowie, Texas, United States in 1910. He died on 23 June 1927, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John W Greenwood
1847–1927
Susan Howard Luckett
1840–1918
Marriage: 12 February 1866
William Brown Greenwood
1867–1929
Mary Greenwood
1870–
Thomas Greenwood
1872–1882
David Greenwood
1875–
Sara Susan Greenwood
1879–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 February 1866
Madison, Mississippi, United States
children

(5)

    William Brown Greenwood

    Male1867–1929Male

    Mary Greenwood

    Female1870–Female

    Thomas Greenwood

    Male1872–1882Male

    David Greenwood

    Male1875–Male

    Sara Susan Greenwood

    Female1879–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Greenwood

    Male1802–1854Male

    Sarah Ann Elizabeth Ector

    Female1825–1891Female

siblings

(5)

    Mary Baker Greenwood

    Female1845–1916Female

    Male1847–1927Male

    Susana E Greenwood

    Female1849–1858Female

    William B Greenwood

    Male1853–1931Male

    Sarah M. Greenwood

    Female1854–Female

World Events (8)

1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 2

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 21

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a dense forest, from Middle English grene ‘green’ + wode ‘wood’, or a habitational name from a minor place so named, as for example Greenwood in Heathfield, East Sussex.2 English translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Grünholz, an ornamental compound of German grün ‘green’ + Holz ‘wood’, and probably of German Grünwald ( see Gruenwald ).3 English translation of French Boisvert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John W Greenwood, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Greenwood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jno W Greenwood in household of C E Luckett, "United States Census, 1860"

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