Henry Wood

28 March 1889–1953 (Age 63)
Newport, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Wood was born on 28 March 1889, in Newport, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Nathaniel Langburn Wood, was 31 and his mother, Annie Featherstone, was 39. He married Jane Pattison on 8 May 1909, in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in 1953, at the age of 64.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Henry Wood
Jane Pattison
Marriage: 8 May 1909

Spouse and Children


    Jane Pattison


8 May 1909
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel Langburn Wood


    Annie Featherstone




    George Langburn Wood



    Elsie Langburn Wood


World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 15

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 26

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henry Wood in household of Nathaniel Wood, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Harry Wood in household of Nathan Wood, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • 1911 England Census

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.