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    John Wood

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    • 6th Generation — 3rd Great-grandfather of Princess Diana
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 54 
    • Birth Date:
    • 29 Jul 1785 
    • Birth Location:
    • Shepherdstown, Berkeley, Virginia (now West Virginia) 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 29 Jan 1848 
    • Death Location:
    • Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Grandview Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 13 Mar 1823 
    • Marriage Location:
    • St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Chillicothe, Ross, Ohio 
    • Notes: 
    • John's tombstone is dated 1847 but this apparently conflicts with his will which was dated 21 JAN 1848 and proved 03 FEB 1848.

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  • Sources for John Wood

    • 2 New England Historical and Genealogical Register, (New England Historic and Genealogical Society), 1982, Vol. 136, pp. 93-94.
    • 3 New York, Death Newspaper Extracts, 1801-1890 (Barber Collection), New York Evening Post, 09 JUL 1863, Obituary for wife Eleanor Wood, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Kidd, Charles, Debrett Goes to Hollywood, New York: St. Martin's Press (1986), 122.
    • 6 McGhan, Judith, Genealogies of Connecticut Families: From the New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Vol. 1, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co. (2006), 635-636.
    • 8 Roberts, Gary Boyd and William Addams Reitwiesner, American Ancestors and Cousins of The Princess of Wales, Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. (1984), 22-23, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 West, Edmund, comp., Family Data Collection - Individual Records, Record for John Wood, Ancestry.com (Online Database).

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