Caroline E. Greer

1835–14 March 1925
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Caroline E.

When Caroline E. Greer was born in 1835, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, James Greer, was 28 and her mother, Caroline Elizabeth King, was 21. She married Thomas John Wood Sr. on 29 November 1861, in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Van Buren Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Thomas John Wood Sr.
1823–1906
Caroline E. Greer
1835–1925
Marriage: 29 November 1861
William Wood
1864–1864
General George Henry Wood
1867–1945
Thomas John Wood Jr.
1875–1942

Spouse and Children

    Thomas John Wood Sr.

    Male1823–1906Male

    Female1835–1925Female

MARRIAGE
29 November 1861
Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
children

(3)

    William Wood

    Male1864–1864Male

    Male1867–1945Male

    Thomas John Wood Jr.

    Male1875–1942Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    Male1832–Male

    James Augustine Greer

    Male1833–1904Male

    Female1835–1925Female

    Horace Edmond Greer

    Male1843–1872Male

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1841

Age 6

Dayton was incorporated as a city.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 25

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

Chiefly northern Irish: variant of Grier .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Caroline E Wood in household of Thomas Wood, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Caroline E Wood in household of Thomas J Wood, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mrs. Thomas J Wood in household of George H Wood, "United States Census, 1920"

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