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.

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Family Time Line

Henry Wood
1889–1953
Jane Pattison
1887–1940
Marriage: 8 May 1909

Spouse and Children

    Male1889–1953Male

    Jane Pattison

    Female1887–1940Female

MARRIAGE
8 May 1909
Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Nathaniel Langburn Wood

    Male1858–1903Male

    Annie Featherstone

    Female1850–1917Female

siblings

(3)

    George Langburn Wood

    Male1885–1958Male

    Male1889–1953Male

    Elsie Langburn Wood

    Female1893–1941Female

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.
1908

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.

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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

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