Posted By:J Christiansen
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Subject:Re: Woods Family
Post Date:February 06, 2013 at 18:53:05
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/id/messages/5088.html
Forum:Idaho Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/id/

Below a quote from an Ancestry message board (see bottom for link). It shouldn't be "copied and pasted." This researcher posted her contact info and should be asked for sources, etc. Should be an interesting conversation!

"My Woods ancestors go back to Edgefield Co. SC. My ggg grandfather was Nicholas Woods, b abt 1750 Edgefield Co, SC, he died abt 1810 SC...he married abt 1770 in South Carolina to a Catherine? One of his sons is William Woods (my line)...b. abt 1790 Edgefield Co SC, d. abt 1840 SC, married abt 1810 SC to a Nancy. ....thier children are: Osiah Woods (my line), b. Aug 31, 1811 in Edgefield Co SC, (married Eliza Johnson, in Morgan, AL)...William R Woods, b abt 1814 SC, Nancy M Woods, b abt 1815 SC, Joseph Woods b abt 1819 SC...my line (Osiah Woods) moved to Blount County, AL then onto Indian Valley, Adams County, Idaho where he died in 1889.

Osiah's children are:
1) Richard Marian Woods Aug 23, 1837, Biola, Blount Co, AL, d. Oct 1922 Horseshoe Bend, Boise, ID, he married Elizabeth Parlee Harness July 12, 1860 in Searcy, Arkansas...
2) Matilda Woods, b abt 1839/1840 Blount Co, AL
3) Rebecca Woods, b. Oct 1843 Blount County, AL, d. April 29, 1911in Cove, Union County, OR...she married Josephus Moore abt 1865, Ozark, Christian, Missouri....
4) Samuel Joseph Woods (my line) b, Dec 31, 1845 DeSota, Clarke, Mississippi, d. Dec 18, 1918 Indian Valley, Adams County, ID...He married Margaret Gerana Treece Jan 6, 1967 Marshall, Searcy, Arkansas....
5) William Nicholas Woods, b.Jan 1848, Blount, AL, d. ? Renton, King, WA, burried: Phoenix Cemetery, Phoenix, Jackson, OR...
6) James Clemson Woods, b, Jan 31, 1850 Blount, AL, d,. Mar 15, 1915 Searcy, AR, he married Martha M Cypert abt 1867 in Searcy, AR....
7) Elijah Woods, b Nov 27, 1852 Blount, AL, d, May 13, 1904 Indian Valley, ID..he married Sarah Elizabeth Baker, abt 1874 in AR...
8) Elisha Woods, b Nov 27 1852, Blount, AL, d. July 10, 1917, Indian Valley, ID....married Mary Matilda Baker, abt 1874 LIttle Rock, Pulaski, AR....
9) Eliza J Woods b, Apr 16, 1854 AL, d. ??? Ark. burried; Cypert Cemetery, Marshall, Searcy, AR, married William James Layfayette Cypert MD, abt 1876, Searcy, AR.....

Children of Samuel Joseph Woods (my line) are: 1)Lulu Ann Woods, b. Mar 12, 1888, Indian Valley, ID...d. Mar 22, 1888 Indian Valley, ID...2)Essie Viola Woods, b. Dec 12, 1889...d. Nov 1979 Portland, Multnomah, OR, she married George R Nelson, June 2, 1908 Council, ID...3)William McKinley Woods (my line) b. Sept 12, 1892 Indian Valley, ID, d. June 29, 1959 Everett, Snohomish, WA...He married Fossie Jullian Perkins on May 15, 1913 in Council, ID...4) Eliza Jane Woods, b? Boise, ID, d. ? married Thomas Ashbury Perkins May 17, 1889, Indian Valley, ID...5) Perry Clemens Woods, b. Apr 15, 1878, Bishop, Searcy, AR d. Jan 7, 1958, Ashland, Jackson, Or....he married Mary Gray June 4, 1903, Gray's Creek, Washington, ID...6) Dora Flora Woods, b. May 12, 1879, b. Union County, OR, d. Aug 1, 1960 Lebanon, Linn, OR, married James Blair Krigbaum July 26, 1899 in Caldwell, Canyon, ID...7) Osiah Stewart Woods, B.June 9, 1882, Cove, Union, OR, d. Mar 4, 1982 Portland, Multnomah, OR, burried: Indian Valley, ID...married Hazel Salaskie Hill May 31, 1921 (divorced) , Council, ID...8) Lillie Drucilla Woods, b. May 22, 1884 Indian Valley, ID, d. Oct 15, 1982, Medford, Jackson, OR...married John Wesley Lay III, Aug 17, 1902 Washington Co, Idaho....9) Luella Woods, b, Jan 22, 1887 Indian Valley, ID..d. May 22, 1887 Indian Valley, ID...10) George Lincoln Woods, b. Apri 19, 1868 Searcy, AR., d. Jan 3, 1922 Canada, married Nancy Starr, 1880 Emmett, Gem, ID...11) Melinda Arminda Woods, b, Feb 15, 1870 Searcy, AR, d. Nov 16, 1870 AR...12) Elisha Morton Woods, b. Jan 18, 1872 Searcy, AR...d. Nov 1, 1945 Inglewood, LA, CA..married a Mary ???abt 1895, Washington Co, ID...13) Eliza Jane Woods, b, Nov 5, 1874 Leslie, Searcy, AR, d. Nov 1, 1936 Boise, Adams, ID....

Children of William McKinley Woods, (my line) are 1)Oscar Wallace (Jack Wallace) Woods (my father)...b, DEc 1, 1913 Indian Valley, ID..d. June 6, 1988 Everett, Snohomish, WA...married Mary Evelyn Robertson, b, May 4, 1916, Salem, Marion, OR (living)..2) Fred Arnold Woods, b. Mar 3, 1918 Indian Valley, ID, d. Nov 7, 1979 Klamath Falls, OR...married Dieretha Josephine Jackson abt 1936 Klamath Falls, OR...3) Donald E Woods, b. Aug 1, 1921, Indian Valley, ID, d. Nov 5, 1963, Seattle, King, WA...buried: Sunset Hills Cem, Bellevue,King, WA...he married Ethel ??abt 1943 Everett, Snohomish, WA....4) Marjorie Alarithia Woods, b. Mar 9, 1924, Valzetz, OR...d. Mar 4, 2001 Klamath Falls, OR...she married Glen Wilfred STough, May 2, 1942 Reno, Washoe, NV... I am the daughter of Oscar Wallace (Jack Wallace) Woods and Mary Evelyn Robertson. I have 2 living sisters. IF any of this sound familiar please email me at..."
LINK:
http://boards.ancestry.com/thread.aspx?m=2262&p=surnames.woods&sort=asc

None of the above has been verified by me. Happy hunting!