Louisa Langford

8 July 1845–5 January 1901 (Age 55)
Pinvin, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Louisa

When Louisa Langford was born on 8 July 1845, in Pinvin, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Hemphill Langford, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Hundy, was 36. She married John Wood on 24 May 1859, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States in 1870 and Bountiful Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 5 January 1901, at the age of 55, and was buried in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wood
Louisa Langford
Marriage: 24 May 1859
Ezekiel Wood
Emily Wood
Edgar Wood
William Wood
Benjamin Wood
Ernest Wood

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 May 1859Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings



    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 9
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1857 · Bountiful Tabernacle Groundbreaking
    Age 12
    The groundbreaking of the Bountiful Tabernacle began with the dedicatory prayer given by Lorenzo Snow on a cold February morning in 1857. The building was designed by Augustus Farnham.
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of several places called with Old English lang ‘long’ + ford ‘ford’, such as Langford (Bedfordshire, Nottinghamshire, Essex, Norfolk).

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Louisa Wood, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Louisa Langford in entry for Edgar Wood, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Louisa Wood in household of Jno Wood, "United States Census, 1860"

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