Katherine Karen Wood

10 October 1948–7 February 1949
Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States

The Life of Katherine Karen

When Katherine Karen Wood was born on 10 October 1948, in Lewiston, Nez Perce, Idaho, United States, her father, Charles Russel Wood, was 26 and her mother, Viola Patricia Woodburn, was 24. She died on 7 February 1949, in her hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Rock Rapids, Lyon, Iowa, United States.

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Charles Russel Wood
Viola Patricia Woodburn
Katherine Karen Wood

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World Events (1)

1949 · NATO is Established

Age 1

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

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 (2)

  • Catherine Wood en el registro de Viola W Wood, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Katherine Karen Wood, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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