When Mary Belt Wood was born on 22 March 1833, in Decatur, Adams, Indiana, United States, her father, John P. Wood, was 34 and her mother, Rebecca Belt, was 28. She married Daniel Bagley on 10 May 1849, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Taylor, Apache, Arizona, United States in 1880 and Springville Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 27 July 1906, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.
English: mainly a topographic name for someone who lived in or by a wood, from Middle English wode ‘wood’ (Old English wudu). In North America, the English form of the surname has absorbed cognates from other languages, such as French Bois and Polish Les .
English: in a few cases, a nickname for an eccentric or perhaps a violent person, from Middle English wode ‘frenzied, wild’ (Old English wōd).
Americanized form of French Gadbois .