David Patrick Woody

24 October 1839–18 February 1907 (Age 67)
Yancey, North Carolina, United States

The Life of David Patrick

When David Patrick Woody was born on 24 October 1839, in Yancey, North Carolina, United States, his father, John Woody, was 39 and his mother, Mary Martha Cox, was 45. He married Martha Ann Forbes on 1 July 1860, in Yancey, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Grassy Creek, Mitchell, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 18 February 1907, in Kendrick, Latah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Kendrick, Latah, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Patrick Woody
1839–1907
Martha Ann Forbes
1837–1920
Marriage: 1 July 1860
Harriet Mahuldah Woody
1862–1935
Mollie Malinda Woody
1864–
Malinda Woody
1864–
Archie Millard Woody
1866–1934
Olive Louvenia Woodby
1869–1951
Olly or Willard Woody
1870–
John Lonzo Woody
1872–1942
Julia Anne Woody
1875–1953
Judy A Woody
1875–
Halda Woody
1878–
Robert Bascomb Woody
1879–1974
Alice Woody
1882–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 July 1860
Yancey, North Carolina, United States
children

(12)

    Harriet Mahuldah Woody

    Female1862–1935Female

    Mollie Malinda Woody

    Female1864–Female

    Malinda Woody

    Female1864–Female

    Archie Millard Woody

    Male1866–1934Male

    Female1869–1951Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 14

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 23

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

English: from a derivative of Wood with an unexplained second element; this may be a diminutive suffix, or the Old English topographic term ēg ‘island’, ‘piece of high ground in a fen’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • David Woody in household of John Woody, "United States Census, 1850"
  • David Woody, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David Woody, "United States Census, 1880"

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