Name: Samuel Wood Jr.
Given Name: Samuel
Birth: 15 Apr 1776 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts
Death: 31 May 1857 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
Burial: Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
!BIRTH-PARENTS-SIBLINGS-MARRIAGES-DEATH: William Monroe Newton, THE HISTORY OF BARNARD VERMONT WITH FAMILY GENEALOGIES; 1761-1927; ; Vol 2, pp 439-440; Lib of Cong #; NOTE: "Samuel lived and died in Barnard on the side of the Delectable Mtns in the west part of town on the brook to which he gave his name." Samuel must have come to Barnard soon after he married Lucy Ayres in 1803 as their first child was born there in 1804.
Change Date: 24 Aug 2005 at 01:00:00
!BIRTH-PARENTS-MARRIAGES: Franklin P. Rice, VITAL RECORDS OF BROOKFIELD MASS TO THE END OF THE YEAR 1849; -1849; 1909; pp 240, 443.
!FATHER-SIBLINGS-SPOUSE-RESIDENCE: Probate Packet for Samuel Wood; ; Probate Court Worcester Co MA, will dtd 17 Jan 1826, admitted 14 Apr 1829; Series A, Case 67272; ; NOTE: names son Samuel Wood of the state of Vermont.
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!BIRTH-SPOUSE-CHILDREN-PROBATE: Probate packet for Samuel Wood, Jr; ; Windsor Co Hartford District Probate Court, will dtd 17 Jul 1854, probate settled 7 Jul 1858, Vol 24; pp 67-71; photocopy in the possession of Pat Geary, Harrisonburg VA.
!MARRIAGE-DEATH-BURIAL: Vermont Vital Record Card Index; 1760-1870; Town Clerk Barnard VT; ; Division of Vital Records Montpelier VT; NOTE: age at death 81y; 3rd marriage record indicates groom from Barnard.
!CEMETERY-BIRTH-DEATH: Headstone Inscription; 1776-1857; Village Cem previously known as Center Yard Cem, Barnard VT; ; Viewed and photographed Sept 1991 by Pat Geary, Harrisonburg VA; NOTE: recorded in Vol 1 p 331 of Town Records.
!CENSUS: 1810 Barnard, Windsor, Vt.
1820 Barnard, Windsor, Vt.
1830 Barnard, Windsor, Vt; Saml E. Wood free white males 10-15 (1); 50-60 (1); free white females 15-20 (1); 20-30 (2); 50-60 (1).
1840 Barnard, Windsor, Vt; free white males age 10-15 (1); free white males age 60-70 (1); free white females age 20-30 (1), ages 30-40 (1); ages 40-50 (1).
1850 Not listed in Barnard. Not listed in agricultural census either.
!LAND: Deed of Sale; 1805; Thomas Wood 2nd and Betsy his wife of Brookfield MA to Samuel Wood Junr of Brookfield, datd 4 Feb 1805; Town Clerk Barnard VT,Bk 5, p 280; ; NOTE: for $700. 100 acres lying in the westerly part of Barnard, VT.
Father: Samuel Wood
Mother: Abigail Moor b: 9 Mar 1748 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts
Livinia Waterman b: 21 May 1776 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts
21 Jun 1798
in Brookfield, Massachusetts
Lucy Ayres b: 23 Sep 1777 in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts
7 Apr 1803
in Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts
- Lawson B. Wood b: ABT 1804 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Isaac A. Wood b: ABT 1805 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Mary Ann Wood b: ABT 1807 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Livinia Wood b: 26 Apr 1809 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- William H. Wood b: ABT 1811 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Caroline Wood b: ABT 1815 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Samuel A. Wood b: 25 Nov 1818 in Barnard, Windsor, Vermont
- Abigail Wood
Mary Polly Hincher b: 22 Nov 1793 in Bethel, Windsor, Vermont
20 Feb 1838
in Bethel, Vermont