Lydia Wood was born on 19 January 1819, in New York, United States. She married Martin Cure. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Rome Township, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1880. She died on 27 May 1897, at the age of 78, and was buried in West Rome Cemetery, Lenawee, Michigan, 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 .