Wilfred Loren Wood

4 December 1902–July 1973 (Age 70)
Waddington, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Wilfred Loren

When Wilfred Loren Wood was born on 4 December 1902, in Waddington, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, his father, Wallace Arkins Wood, was 29 and his mother, Jennie Maude Robinson, was 22. He married Helene Blanche Leroux on 22 June 1925, in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence, New York, United States for about 10 years. He died in July 1973, in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States.

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Wilfred Loren Wood
Helene Blanche Leroux
Marriage: 22 June 1925
Theresa M Wood
Eleanor A Wood
Wallace A. Wood

Spouse and Children

22 June 1925
Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence, New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York

Age 15

Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 21

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Wilford L Wood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wilfred L Wood in household of Jennie Wood, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wilfred L Wood, "United States Census, 1930"

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