Capt William Andrew Norwood

7 June 1807–3 May 1887 (Age 79)
Knox, Maine, United States

The Life of William Andrew

When Capt William Andrew Norwood was born on 7 June 1807, in Knox, Maine, United States, his father, Captain William Norwood, was 38 and his mother, Deborah Winslow, was 33. He married Evaline Wood on 29 November 1832, in Rockport, Knox, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Camden, Waldo, Maine, United States in 1850 and Maine, United States in 1870. He died on 3 May 1887, in Camden, Knox, Maine, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Camden, Knox, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Capt William Andrew Norwood
1807–1887
Evaline Wood
1807–1902
Marriage: 29 November 1832
Ellen Maria Norwood
1833–1896
Harriet Winslow Norwood
1836–1916
William Edwin Norwood
1841–1890
Ephraim Wood Norwood
1846–1913
George Munroe Chase Norwood
1849–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1832
Rockport, Knox, Maine, United States
children

(5)

    Ellen Maria Norwood

    Female1833–1896Female

    Harriet Winslow Norwood

    Female1836–1916Female

    William Edwin Norwood

    Male1841–1890Male

    Ephraim Wood Norwood

    Male1846–1913Male

    George Munroe Chase Norwood

    Male1849–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1808

Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1827

Age 20

Historical Boundaries - 1827: Waldo, Maine, United States
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 23

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so called, from Old English norð ‘north’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William A Norwood, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wm A Norwood, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Norwood, "United States Census, 1870"

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