John Wesley Woods

25 March 1900–23 October 1985 (Age 85)
Crockett, Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Wesley

John Wesley Woods was born on 25 March 1900, in Crockett, Tennessee, United States. He married Alga Gertrude Dean on 23 December 1921, in Crockett, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 23 October 1985, at the age of 85.

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John Wesley Woods
1900–1985
Alga Gertrude Dean
1906–1998
Marriage: 23 December 1921
Harold Woods
1923–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1921
Crockett, Tennessee, United States
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 23

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in the woods ( see Wood ).2 Irish: English name 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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