Henry Lee Woods

30 October 1865–27 November 1953 (Age 88)
Higginsport, Brown, Ohio, United States

The Life of Henry Lee

When Henry Lee Woods was born on 30 October 1865, in Higginsport, Brown, Ohio, United States, his father, John Woods Jr., was 34 and his mother, Emily Rebecca Dugan, was 29. He married Nora Roadcup on 6 February 1892, in Grayson, Carter, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Olive Hill, Carter, Kentucky, United States for about 10 years and Magisterial District 5 Upper Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 27 November 1953, in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States.

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Henry Lee Woods
Nora Roadcup
Marriage: 6 February 1892
Mary Lura Woods
Louisa Barkley Woods
Frank Dugan Woods
Elma A Woods
Henry Lee Woods Jr
Jack Theron Woods Sr.

Spouse and Children

6 February 1892
Grayson, Carter, Kentucky, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Woods Jr.


    Emily Rebecca Dugan




    Fannie Belle Woods


    Lewis Wilson Woods



World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 25

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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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Sources (3)

  • Henry Woods, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Henry L Woods, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry L Woods, "United States Census, 1920"

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