Archibald John Woodward

9 July 1877–27 October 1961 (Age 84)
Warren, New York, United States

The Life of Archibald John

When Archibald John Woodward was born on 9 July 1877, in Warren, New York, United States, his father, Isaac S "Uncle Ike" Woodward, was 42 and his mother, Cordelia Caroline Senteene, was 38. He married Jennie M Soper on 28 December 1904, in Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 27 October 1961, in Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States.

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Archibald John Woodward
Jennie M Soper
Marriage: 28 December 1904
Dorothy Alice Woodward
Arthur Soper Woodward
Kathryn M Woodward

Spouse and Children

28 December 1904
Warrensburg, Warren, New York, United States



    Arthur Soper Woodward


    Kathryn M Woodward


Parents and Siblings

    Isaac S "Uncle Ike" Woodward


    Cordelia Caroline Senteene




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a forester employed to look after the trees and game in a forest, Middle English woodward (from the Old English elements mentioned at 2). 2. perhaps also from an Old English personal name Wuduweard, composed of the elements wudu ‘wood’ + weard ‘guardian’, ‘protector’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Arch T Woodward, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Archibald Woodward in household of Isaac Woodward, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Archibald Woodward, "United States Census, 1910"

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