Hazel Woodard

Female13 April 1908–2 May 1999

Brief Life History of Hazel

When Hazel Woodard was born on 13 April 1908, in Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac Newton Woodyard, was 63 and her mother, Myrtest Victory Hazlewood, was 38. She married William Vincent Huffman in 1942, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. She lived in Rock Creek Township, Guilford, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 2 May 1999, at the age of 91, and was buried in Gibsonville, Guilford, North Carolina, United States.

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William Vincent Huffman
Hazel Woodard
Marriage: 1942

Sources (4)

  • Hazel H Woodard in household of Isacc N Woodard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Hazel Woodard, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Harlon H Woodard in household of Isaac N Woodard, "United States Census, 1910"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1942Guilford, North Carolina, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1909 · The NAACP is formed

    Age 1

    Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

    1917 · Camp Lee Training Facility

    Age 9

    Camp Lee was the sight of where Europeans first came face to face with the Powhatan Confederation. Than during the Civil War  the Union forces used it as a surprise attack and blocked Lee’s army from the supply base. When World War II started Fort Lee became Camp Lee and was used as a training facility.


    Age 24

    Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

    Name Meaning

    from the Norman Old French personal name Odard, Udard, Middle English Wodard, Wudard. It derives from the ancient Germanic name Authard, Othard, Odard, composed of the elements aud- ‘riches' + hard- ‘hard, bold’.

    occupational name from Middle English wode ‘wood’ + herde ‘herd’ (Old English wudu + hierde), for a person who tended animals pastured in woodland.

    post-medieval pronunciation of Woodward .

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

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