Ellen Sarah Wood

21 January 1875–
Henrietta, Monroe, New York, United States

The Life of Ellen Sarah

When Ellen Sarah Wood was born on 21 January 1875, in Henrietta, Monroe, New York, United States, her father, William Latimer Wood, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ellen Donnell, was 29. She had at least 1 son.

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Family Time Line

William Latimer Wood
1845–1920
Mary Ellen Donnell
1845–1913
Mary Emeline Wood
1867–1871
Anna Jane Wood
1868–
George Harvey Wood
1870–1880
William James Wood
1873–1952
Ellen Sarah Wood
1875–
John Hosea Wood
1878–1954
Martha Adelia Wood
1880–
Harriet A. Wood
1881–
Clarence Roy Wood
1882–1956

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter or forester, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). 2. nickname for a mad, eccentric, or violent person, from Middle English wōd ‘mad’, ‘frenzied’ (Old English wād), as in Adam le Wode, Worcestershire 1221 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Nellie Wood, "New York State Census, 1892"
  • Ella Wood in household of Hosea Wood, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Sarah Wood in household of William Wood, "United States Census, 1880"

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