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WOOD (Soundex W300) — See also ALLWOOD, ARROWOOD, ARWOOD, ASHWOOD, ASTWOOD, ATTWOOD, ATWOOD, BELLWOOD, BIGWOOD, BOLTWOOD, BURRWOOD, CALLWOOD, CAWOOD, CAYWOOD, CHETWOOD, CHIRWOOD, CHITWOOD, DAMEWOOD, DARWOOD, DENWOOD, DERWOOD, DIAMWOOD, DOW, DURWOOD, EASTWOOD, ELLWOOD, ELMWOOD, ELWOOD, FENWOOD, FORWOOD, FULLWOOD, FULWOOD, GADWOOD, GANSWOOD, GARWOOD, GATEWOOD, GLENWOOD, GRIMWOOD, HAILWOOD, HAREWOOD, HARWOOD, HAYWOOD, HENWOOD, HERRWOOD, HEYWOOD, HOOD, HOPWOOD, HORWOOD, INWOOD, KERWOOD, KIRKWOOD, LEAWOOD, LENWOOD, LOCKWOOD, MARWOOD, MAYWOOD, MOOD, MORWOOD, NORWOOD, PACKWOOD, PORTWOOD, REDWOOD, RICHWOOD, ROCKWOOD, SAYWOOD, SELLWOOD, SHERWOOD, SMALWOOD, STANWOOD, WATWOOD, WEDGWOOD, WELLWOOD, WESTWOOD, WOODA, WOODALL, WOODARD, WOODBURN, WOODBURY, WOODCOCK, WOODDALL, WOODDELL, WOODELL, WOODEN, WOODFALL, WOODFILL, WOODFIN, WOODFORD, WOODFORK, WOODHEAD, WOODHULL, WOODIN, WOODING, WOODIS, WOODITCH, WOODKA, WOODLAND, WOODLARD, WOODLE, WOODLEY, WOODLIFF, WOODLOCK, WOODMAN, WOODMER, WOODNICK, WOODNUT, WOODNUTT, WOODRESS, WOODRING, WOODROE, WOODROOF, WOODROW, WOODRUFF, WOODRUM, WOODS, WOODSIDE, WOODSON, WOODSUM, WOODUL, WOODUS, WOODWARD, WOODY, WOODYARD, YARWOOD.

  Wood, G. F. — of Modesto, Stanislaus County, Calif. Postmaster at Modesto, Calif., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, G. T. — of Munfordville, Hart County, Ky. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1860. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Gary — of Nevada. Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Nevada 1st District, 1994. Still living as of 1994.
  Wood, Gary H. (b. 1854) — of Antwerp, Jefferson County, N.Y. Born in Ohio, Herkimer County, N.Y., December 10, 1854. Republican. Physician; member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 2nd District, 1906-10. Methodist. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Shriners; Order of the Eastern Star. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin H. Wood and Asenath (Barnes) Wood; married, August 30, 1876, to Mary F. Tamblin.
  Wood, George — of California. Member of California state assembly, 1881-83, 1885-87 (24th District 1881-83, 6th District 1885-87). Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George H. — of Auburn, Cayuga County, N.Y. Whig. Delegate to Whig National Convention from New York, 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George L. — of Olmsted County, Minn. Republican. Candidate for Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George N. — of Montville, New London County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Montville, 1895-98; first selectman of Montville, Connecticut, 1899. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George R. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arkansas, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George R. — also known as Tex Wood — of Virginia. Virginia Reform candidate for U.S. Representative from Virginia 5th District, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Wood, George S. — of Vermont. Prohibition candidate for Governor of Vermont, 1924. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George T. — of Kentucky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George Tyler (1795-1858) — Born in Cuthbert, Randolph County, Ga., March 12, 1795. Member of Georgia state legislature, 1837-38; member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1841-42; delegate to Texas state constitutional convention, 1845; member of Texas state senate, 1846; served in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War; Governor of Texas, 1847-49; defeated, 1849, 1853. Died in San Jacinto County, Tex., September 3, 1858 (age 63 years, 175 days). Interment at Robinson Graveyard, Near Point Blank, San Jacinto County, Tex.
  Wood County, Tex. is named for him.
  The town of Woodville, Texas, is named for him.
  Wood, George W. (1808-1871) — of Fort Wayne, Allen County, Ind. Born in 1808. Mayor of Fort Wayne, Ind., 1840. Died in 1871 (age about 63 years). Interment at Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Ind.
  Wood, George W. — of New York. U.S. Consul in Masqat, 1864-80. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, George W. — Progressive. Candidate for Michigan state senate 27th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Gerrard — of Camden County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Camden County, 1846. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Guy — of Maysville, DeKalb County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of DeKalb County Democratic Party, 1939; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Harleston R. — of Gladwyne, Montgomery County, Pa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Wood, Harlington, Jr. — of Illinois. U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Illinois, 1958-63. Still living as of 1963.
  Wood, Harold C. — U.S. Vice Consul in Salina Cruz, as of 1924; Mexico City, as of 1926; Veracruz, as of 1929; Piedras Negras, as of 1932-38. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Harold K. — U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1957-59. Still living as of 1959.
  Wood, Harrison — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 4th District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Harrison — of Washington. Democrat. Presidential Elector for Washington, 1992. Still living as of 1992.
  Wood, Harry — of Tolland, Tolland County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Tolland; elected 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Harry — of Frackville, Schuylkill County, Pa. Burgess of Frackville, Pennsylvania, 1923. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Harvey E. — of Joliet, Will County, Ill. Mayor of Joliet, Ill., 1913-15. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Mrs. Hassie T. — of Ronceverte, Greenbrier County, W.Va. Democrat. Member of West Virginia Democratic State Executive Committee, 1961. Female. Still living as of 1961.
  Wood, Heather — Socialist. Socialist Workers candidate for U.S. Representative from Minnesota 4th District, 1998. Female. Still living as of 1998.
  Wood, Henry — of Hanover, Grafton County, N.H. Born in New Hampshire. U.S. Consul in Beirut, 1854-57. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Henry L. — of Dexter, Penobscot County, Maine. Republican. Postmaster at Dexter, Maine, 1883. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Henry L. (b. 1848) — of St. Louis, Gratiot County, Mich. Born in Ohio, 1848. Republican. Farmer; member of Michigan state house of representatives from Gratiot County, 1887-90, 1899-1900. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Henry O. (1837-1925) — of Swansea, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Rhode Island, 1837. Merchant; postmaster; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1870. Episcopalian. Died in Swansea, Bristol County, Mass., October 27, 1925 (age about 88 years). Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Henry O. — of Waterbury, New Haven County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Waterbury, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Herbert B. — of Delaware. Prohibition candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Delaware, 1948; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Senator from Delaware, 1972. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Hilton F. — U.S. Vice Consul in Guayaquil, as of 1943. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Hiram R. — of Pittsford, Monroe County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1920; candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 38th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Hoffman See W. Hoffman Wood
  Wood, Holton See N. Holton Wood
  Wood, Howard A. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Howard E. (born c.1894) — of Ecorse, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Climax, Kalamazoo County, Mich., about 1894. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1944 (Wayne County 4th District), 1946 (Wayne County 4th District), 1948 (Wayne County 4th District), 1950 (Wayne County 4th District), 1952 (Wayne County 4th District), 1954 (Wayne County 17th District), 1956 (Wayne County 17th District). Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Howard J. — of Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Republican. Postmaster at Sioux Falls, S.Dak., 1954-71 (acting, 1954-57). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Hugh J. (born c.1880) — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Born in Detroit, Wayne County, Mich., about 1880. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives, 1948 (Wayne County 1st District), 1950 (Wayne County 1st District), 1952 (Wayne County 1st District), 1954 (Wayne County 6th District). Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Hunter — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kentucky, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, I. C. — of Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, I. Q. A. — of Elizabeth City, Pasquotank County, N.C. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from North Carolina, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, I. W. — of Berkeley County, W.Va. Republican. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Berkeley County, 1907-08; candidate for West Virginia state senate 15th District, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, I. W. — of Goshen, Elkhart County, Ind. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Ira — of Marshall, Calhoun County, Mich. Village president of Marshall, Michigan, 1844-45. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Ira R. — of Huntington, Cabell County, W.Va. Republican. Postmaster at Huntington, W.Va., 1884-86. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Ira Wells (1856-1931) — also known as Ira W. Wood — of Trenton, Mercer County, N.J. Born in Pennsylvania, 1856. Republican. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Mercer County, 1899-1900; U.S. Representative from New Jersey 4th District, 1904-13. Died in 1931 (age about 75 years). Interment at Mercer Cemetery, Trenton, N.J.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Wood, Irwin — of Kuttawa, Lyon County, Ky. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Isaac — of Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 1st District, 1856. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Isaac U. — of Fall River, Bristol County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Ninth Bristol District, 1917-18. Burial location unknown.
  Wood, Isaac W. — of Forsyth, Monroe County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1888 (alternate), 1892 (alternate), 1896, 1908 (alternate). Burial location unknown.


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