Elizabeth Hood

February 1860–5 August 1931 (Age 71)
Essa, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hood was born in February 1860, in Essa, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, her father, Joseph Gemmell Hood, was 36 and her mother, Isabella Jack, was 40. She married John Robert Campbell Price on 30 January 1884, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 5 August 1931, in Fremont, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John Robert Campbell Price
1853–1912
Elizabeth Hood
1860–1931
Marriage: 30 January 1884
Abbie May Price
1879–
Victor Cleveland Price
1886–1964
Robert Melville Price
1889–1960
Clarence Hood Price
1892–1960
Ralph Emerson Price
1894–1981
Royal F Price
1897–1912

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 January 1884
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 7

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: metonymic occupational name for a maker of hoods or a nickname for someone who wore a distinctive hood, from Middle English hod(de), hood, hud ‘hood’. Some early examples with prepositions seem to be topographic names, referring to a place where there was a hood-shaped hill or a natural shelter or overhang, providing protection from the elements. In some cases the name may be habitational, from places called Hood, in Devon (possibly ‘hoodshaped hill’) and North Yorkshire (possibly ‘shelter’ or ‘fortification’).2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hUid ‘descendant of Ud’, a personal name of uncertain derivation. This was the name of an Ulster family who were bards to the O’Neills of Clandeboy. It was later altered to Mac hUid. Compare Mahood .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Hood in household of Joseph Hood, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Price in household of John Price, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elizabeth Price in household of John R Price, "United States Census, 1900"

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