Edward Eugene Wood

15 March 1945–15 February 1975 (Age 29)
Greene, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Edward Eugene

When Edward Eugene Wood was born on 15 March 1945, in Greene, North Carolina, United States, his father, Guy Eugene Wood, was 24 and his mother, Dora Louise May, was 19. He married Brenda Carole Cross on 23 April 1965, in Hookerton Township, Greene, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Wilson, North Carolina, United States in 1975. He died on 15 February 1975, in Wilson, Wilson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson, Wilson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Eugene Wood
1945–1975
Brenda Carole Cross
1946–2014
Marriage: 23 April 1965
Teresa Dawn Wood
1965–2015
Shannon Renee Wood
1969–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 April 1965Hookerton Township, Greene, North Carolina, United States
  • Children

    (2)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (2)

    World Events (8)

    1947 · The Presidential Succession Act
    Age 2
    The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.
    1947 · The CIA is Established
    Age 2
    The Central Intelligence Agency was created because the U.S. government had need for a group to help detect and subdue any potential threats to the nation.
    1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins
    Age 10
    The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

    Name Meaning

    A surname very ancient in Scotland, first called De Bosco. The family bore trees on their coat of arms.Anglo-Saxon: Wude, wood

    Sources (13)

    • Edward Eugene Wood in entry for Teresa Dawn Wood, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
    • Edward Eugene Wood, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
    • Edward Eugene Wilson in entry for Shannon Renee Woodard, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"

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