Adam Wood

M, #2809, b. 29 April 1809, d. 8 January 1877
     Adam Wood was born on 29 April 1809 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of Peter Wood and Isabella Munro. Adam Wood was baptized on 2 May 1809 at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland.2 His family was known by the tee-name of "Dyce" or "Peter". He was a whitefisher and fisherman. He married Ann Wood at Parish of Cullen, Banffshire, Scotland, on 23 November 1837.3,1 Adam Wood was a master shoemaker.
He was listed as head of household in the 1851 census at 13 Commutation Road, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood, head; Ann Wood, wife; James Wood, son; Adam Wood, son; Ann Wood, daughter; Margret Wood, daughter.4

He was listed as head of household in the 1861 census at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood, 49; Ann Wood, 48; James Wood, 20; Adam Wood, 18; Ann Wood, 16; Jessie Wood, 9; Peter Wood, 7; Margret Wood, 4.5

He was listed as head of household in the 1871 census at 61 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Adam Wood "Peter", head; Ann Wood, wife; Adam Wood, son; Janet Wood, daughter; Peter Wood, son; Margaret Wood, daughter.6
Adam died on 8 January 1877 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland, at age 67.1

Children of Adam Wood and Ann Wood

Citations

  1. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  2. [S5790] Adam Wood, ScotlandsPeople search, Old Parochial Register of Baptisms, Parish of Cullen, Surname: Wood. Forename: Adam. Parents: Peter Wood / Isobel Monro. Gender: Male. Date: 02/05/1809. Parish Number: 150. Ref: 40 200. Parish: Cullen.
  3. [S2169] LDS Church, International Genealogical Index, "Adam Wood, male. Spouse: Ann Wood. Marriage: 23 NOV 1837, Cullen, Banff, Scotland."
  4. [S5516] 1851, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood, head, married, male, age 42, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, shoemaker (master), resident at 13 Commutation Road."
  5. [S5517] 1861, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood, married, male, age 49, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, whitefisher, resident in Portknockie."
  6. [S5545] 1871, Scottish Census, "Adam Wood "Peter", head, married, male, age 61, born in Portknockie, Banffshire, fisherman, resident at 61 Portknockie."