James Zachariah Woods1,2

M, b. 11 March 1846, d. 8 February 1927
     Wikitree Ref Woods-356.
     James Wood was born on 11 March 1846 at St Ignace du Coteau du Lac, Soulanges, Canada East (Quebec), Canada.3,4,5,6 His baptismal name was James Wood.3 He was the son of James Woods and Zoë Luc.7,3
     James Zachariah Woods immigrated October 1867 to Racine, Racine, Wisconsin, USA.8,9 He declared his intent to naturalize on 11 July 1871 at Door, Wisconsin, USA.8

     James Zachariah Woods married Amelia O. Thayer, daughter of Capt. Chauncey R. Thayer and Sarah Moses, on 8 November 1875 at Clay Banks, Door, Wisconsin, USA, at age 29.10 James Zachariah Woods was naturalized on 23 July 1880 at Sturgeon Bay, Door, Wisconsin, USA.11

     James Zachariah Woods married Dora Ann Barber, daughter of James Wesley Barber and Elizabeth Ann Boyer, on 29 December 1887 at Plymouth, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA, at age 41.12,13 James Zachariah Woods was a carpenter on 1 June 1905 at Town of Greenbush, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA.14 He was a farmer and carpenter.15
     James Zachariah Woods died on 8 February 1927 at Town of Greenbush, Wisconsin, USA, at age 80 of pneumonia.16 He was buried on 11 February 1927 at Greenbush Cemetery, Town of Greenbush, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA.16

Children of James Zachariah Woods and Dora Ann Barber

Last Edited=28 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S427] Interview with Joyce Ethel Woods Zanzig (deceased), by Barbara Zanzig, Dec 1979. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA.)
  2. [S65] James Woods household, 1900 US Census population schedule, Greenbush Twp., Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 52, sheet 1B-2A (8362) (images 2-3/35), dwelling 24, family 24. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2004) http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7602, subscription database. Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900 United States of America Roll T623_1818.
  3. [S1573] Quebec Catholic Church parishes (St Ignace du Coteau du Lac, Lower Canada (Quebec)), Québec, registres paroissiaux catholiques, 1621-1979, James Woods, p. 70, no. B33 (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1971-27996-7765-22 : accessed 23 April 2016), Saint-Ignace-du-Coteau-du-Lac > Saint-Ignace-du-Coteau-du-Lac > Baptêmes, mariages, sépultures 1833-1848 > image 492 of 622); database with images, Familysearch.org (https://familysearch.org.)
  4. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA), Informant: Grace Woods family bible and papers. For city and county, family tradition; may be Lancaster or North Lancaster or Lancaster Twp.
  5. [S423] Wisconsin Department of Health, death certificate no. 276 (1927), James Woods; Wisconsin Vital Records Office, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, USA. This document gives age at death as 83 years, 8 months, 27 days and a date of birth of 11 May 1843. Birthplace was Canada.
  6. [S1252] J. Z. Woods, declaration of intent, vol. 1, no. 57, This document gives birthdate as "on or about the year 1840" in Canada (1871); State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Division of Archives & Manuscripts, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, USA.
  7. [S2] Interview, various family members.
  8. [S1252] State Historical Society of Wisconsin, Division of Archives & Manuscripts declaration of intent, vol. 1, no. 57 (1871), Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, USA.
  9. [S65] James Woods household, 1900 US Census, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, Heritage Quest.
  10. [S430] "Door County Marriage Index through 1927., Bride Surname ~ Stroyeski - Utz", IdaKay Appel Orsed, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~wigenweb/door/vitals/bride24.htm, as of 2001, http://wigenweb.org/door/vitals/groom26.htm, Woods James E-Hammond Amelia 1875/11/08 Vol. 1 Page 22, viewed 22 May 2016. Hereinafter cited as "Door County Marriages, Thayer."
  11. [S472] Certificate of Naturalization, James Z. Woods (unpublished), photocopy, 23 Jul 1880. Collection of Barbara Zanzig, Kirkland, King, Washington, USA.
  12. [S446] Woods, James Z. and Dora Barber Marriage Registration; (Sheboygan, WI: Sheboygan Co. Register of Deeds, 31 Dec. 1887), page 326 vol. 6. Hereinafter cited as James Woods and Dora Barber marriage.
  13. [S769] Wisconsin State Historical Society, compiler, Sheboygan Co., Wis Index to Marriages 2 (Salt Lake City, UT: Family History Library), Dora Barber entry, 29 Dec 1887, vol. 4, p. 1. Hereinafter cited as Sheboygan County Marriage Index.
  14. [S1371] James Woods household, Wisconsin State Census, 1905 population schedule, Town of Greenbush, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, sheet 13 (stamped 45), family 250. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007) http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1055, subscription database. Viewed 6 Feb 2012.
  15. [S66] James Woods household, 1910 US Census population schedule, Greenbush Twp., Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 92, sheet 1B (5051) (image 2/33), dwelling 14, family 14. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2004) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T624_1738.
  16. [S423] Wisconsin death certificate no. No. 276 (1927), James Woods.
  17. [S1584] "1851 Census of Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia", Database with images, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1061: accessed 21 May 2016), James Wood, Schedule A; Roll: C_1148; Page: 21; Line: 37-42; Credit Library and Archives Canada and 1851 Nova Scotia Board of Statistics.
  18. [S1448] "1861 Census of Canada", Database with images, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1570: accessed 21 May 2016), James Wood, Roll: C-1024-1025, p. 3, line 17-23; Library and Archives Canada "Census returns for 1861" and Nova Scotia Board of Statistics "Census of Nova Scotia 1861".
  19. [S623] J. C. Woods household, 1880 US Census population schedule, Clay Banks, Door Co., Wisconsin, ED 37, sheet 7 (21C) (image 7/14), dwelling 59, family 59. (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints/Ancestry.com, 1999) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T9_1424; Family History Film: 1255424.
  20. [S66] James Woods household, 1910 US Census, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, Ancestry.com.
  21. [S626] James Woods household, 1920 US Census population schedule, Greenbush Twp., Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 115, sheet 3A (239) (6546) (image 5/20), dwelling 46, family 46. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T625_2016.