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From: "Margaret C. Lew" <>
Subject: Joshua WOOD
Date: Thu, 3 Dec 1998 15:19:48 +0000
Hi WOOD researchers,
I've been trying to link my Wood loose end -- Joshua WOOD to a family
for some time. He was born c.1785 in VA (age 55 in 1850 Census, 65
in 1860 Census) and died in Barbour County WV in 1865. He married
Jane STEPHENSON d/o James and Rachel (DAVIS) Stephenson in Pendleton
Co. VA in 1810. There were four children: James, Hester, Joshua and
Could he be part of this family? His son Joshua Wood jr. named his
first daughter Theresa (1848-1894) which seems to be an uncommon name
and I wonder whether it might point to some relationship with these
> Lisa & Rob Wood wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > I just joined and am interested in anything relating to this Wood line
> > here is the first 3 generations in VA:
> > ============================================================
> > 1. JOSEPH WOOD (WILLIAM, THOMAS, OTTIWELL) was born March 20, 1755 in
> > Chester Co. PA., and died April 04, 1816 in Fredrick Co. VA. He married
> > (1) ANN PARKINS, daughter of ISAAC PARKINS and MARY STEER. He married (2)
> > RACHEL LUPTON March 17, 1780 in Center Meeting House, Frederick Co. VA,
> > daughter of JOSEPH LUPTON and RACHEL BULL.
> > Children of JOSEPH WOOD and ANN PARKINS are:
> > i. Margaret Wood, b. October 07, 1785.
> > ii. Mary Wood, b. January 03, 1788.
> > 2. iii. Isaac Wood, b. October 15, 1789; d. March 03, 1855, Winchester,
> > Frederick County, Virginia.
> > iv. Joshua Wood, b. August 24, 1791.
> > v. Jesse Wood, b. May 23, 1793; d. 1867.
> > vi. Esther Wood, b. October 21, 1796; d. May 02, 1829; m. David
> > Brown, November 10, 1813, Center Meeting House, Frederick Co. VA.
> > vii. Elizabeth Wood, b. April 29, 1799; d. August 01, 1823.
> > viii.Ann Wood, b. October 08, 1801; d. March 24, 1803.
> > ix. Teresa Wood, b. June 29, 1804; d. December 10, 1831.
> > x. Joseph Wood, b. January 28, 1808; d. March 28, 1830.
> > Children of JOSEPH WOOD and RACHEL LUPTON are:
> > xi. David Wood, b. November 16, 1780; m. Ruth Gregg.
> > xii. Rachel Wood, b. November 08, 1782; m. (1) ? Brown; m. (2) Soloman
> > Lupton, September 22, 1803, Concord MM, Ohio.
I will look for the Cartmell reference mentioned by Mike Foreman, but
if you have the information for the generation preceeding Joseph
Wood could you post it to me?
I would really be happy with any help on this Wood family of mine,
and will share what I have on the families of Joshua and his
Barbour County Genealogy Page: http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvbarbou
Hardy County Genealogy Page: http://www.rootsweb.com/~wvhard