Sara Gertude Story

15 April 1836–9 March 1895 (Age 58)
Fentress, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Sara Gertude

When Sara Gertude Story was born on 15 April 1836, in Fentress, Tennessee, United States, her father, Noah Webster Story, was 26 and her mother, Catherine Woolsey, was 26. She married John Benton Wood about 1864, in Fentress, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Tompkinsville, Monroe, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 9 March 1895, in Berryville, Carroll, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Bunch Cemetery, Berryville, Carroll, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Benton Wood
1834–1909
Sara Gertude Story
1836–1895
Marriage: about 1864
Samuel Thomas Wood
1865–1925
Albert Story Wood
1868–1932
Molly Gertrude Wood
1870–1937
Daisy Wood
1872–
Noah A. Wood
1874–1889
Benton Wood
1876–1905
Sallie T. Wood
1881–1886

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1864
Fentress, Tennessee, United States
children

(7)

    Samuel Thomas Wood

    Male1865–1925Male

    Albert Story Wood

    Male1868–1932Male

    Female1870–1937Female

    Daisy Wood

    Female1872–Female

    Noah A. Wood

    Male1874–1889Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 14

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 25

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Wood in household of John B Wood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Woods in household of John B Woods, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah Storie in household of Noah Storie, "United States Census, 1850"

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