Maria Emma Wood

28 December 1870–30 August 1964 (Age 93)
Rochester, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Maria Emma

When Maria Emma Wood was born on 28 December 1870, in Rochester, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Alexander Wood, was 22 and her mother, Maria Emma Rance Gale, was 20. She married Thomas Hannah II on 3 April 1890, in St Paul's Church Darlington, Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in West Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Battersea, London, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died on 30 August 1964, in Raymond, Warner, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 93, and was buried in Temple Hill Cemetery, Raymond, Warner, Alberta, Canada.

Photos & Memories (21)

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hannah II
1861–1922
Maria Emma Wood
1870–1964
Marriage: 3 April 1890
Maria Hannah
1891–1908
Hannah
1910–1910
Hannah
1911–
Margaret Hannah
1892–1907
Thomas Hannah III
1894–1924
George Hannah
1895–1896
Janet "Jen" Fullerton Hannah
1897–1919
William Hannah
1899–1899
Alice Hannah
1900–1927
David Hannah
1902–1902
Harry Hannah
1904–1924
Robert Hannah
1906–1991
Nellie Brewerton Hannah
1908–1993
Doris Hannah
1912–2001

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1890
St Paul's Church Darlington, Darlington, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(14)

    Maria Hannah

    Female1891–1908Female

    Margaret Hannah

    Female1892–1907Female

    Thomas Hannah III

    Male1894–1924Male

    George Hannah

    Male1895–1896Male

    Janet "Jen" Fullerton Hannah

    Female1897–1919Female

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Emma Wood

    Female1869–1870Female

    Female1870–1964Female

    Edith Wood

    Female1872–1920Female

    George Wood

    Male1873–1912Male

    William Wood

    Male1876–Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1871

Age 1

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1877 · Trial of Detectives

Age 7

The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 
1908

Age 38

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood or a metonymic occupational name for a woodcutter or forester, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). 2. nickname for a mad, eccentric, or violent person, from Middle English wōd ‘mad’, ‘frenzied’ (Old English wād), as in Adam le Wode, Worcestershire 1221 .

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

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Story Highlight

Gospel brought to the Hannah Family

Elder Jacob Gibson Riches was the missionary who brought the gospel to Thomas Hannah and Maria Emma Wood Hannah back in 1906. The family ages 8 and over were baptized in 1907. So their daughter, Nelli …

Sources (3)

  • Maria E Wood in household of George A Wood, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Maria E Wood in household of George A Wood, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Marie Emma Wood Hannah in entry for Robert Hannah, "Idaho, Southern Counties Obituaries, 1943-2013"

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