Alice Woods

Female1746–4 July 1786

Brief Life History of Alice

When Alice Woods was born in 1746, her father, James Woods, was 27 and her mother, Margaret Ashall, was 23. She married Henry Rowe on 12 December 1770, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 4 July 1786, at the age of 40, and was buried in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Henry Rowe
Alice Woods
Marriage: 12 December 1770
Henry Rowe
James Rowe
Arther Rowe
Catharine Rowe
Lewis Rowe
Margaret Rowe
Ann Rowe

Sources (27)

  • Alice Wood in entry for Ann Rowe, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Alice Wood, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Alice Rowe, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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  • Marriage
    12 December 1770Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (4)

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wood with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    Irish: adopted as a translation of Ó Cuill ‘descendant of Coll’ (see Quill ), or in Ulster of Mac Con Coille ‘son of Cú Choille’, a personal name meaning ‘hound of the wood’, which has also been mistranslated Cox , as if formed with coileach ‘cock, rooster’.

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

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