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Amanda Compton Wood
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Birth: Jun. 23, 1831
South Salem
Ross County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1924
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Amanda (Compton) Wood, daughter of John and Mary "Polly" (Wilson) Compton.

Amanda (Compton) Wood married John Thomas Wood on April 1, 1852 in Chillicother, Ross Co., Ohio. John Thomas Wood is the son of Benjamin and Jane (Winset) Wood.

Amanda (Compton) Wood and John Thomas Wood children are:

Levi Stewart Wood b. 1854
Calvin S. Wood b. 1857
Cleora Wood b. 1860
Emma Wood b. 1862
Albert Wood b. 1867
Reese Wood b. 1868
Lovie Jane Wood b. 1870
Orris Wood b. 1872

Amanda Compton Wood, born 1831- Mrs. Amanda Woods, widow of John T. Woods, died at 3 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the home of her daughter, Mrs. M. Harrison, on West Finley avenue. She was born June 23, 1831, and is survived by the following children; Mrs. A.J. Simmons of Mahaska, Kansas, Calvin Woods of Rock Island, Illinois, Albert, and O.G. of Ottumwa, Mrs. Harrison of this city and Reece of Drakesville, Mrs. Woods passed away March 2, 1915.

The funeral will be at 10 o'clock tomorrow at the Harrison home with Reverend W. E. Thompson of Moore Street Brethren church in charge. Burial will be in Ormanville cemetery. Granddaughters will act as pallbearers.

Note: Amanda (Compton) Wood died at home of daughter, Mrs. M. Harrison who is Mrs. Noah (Lovi Jane Harrison.

Family Information contributed by family members:

Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune and Tomiko Taylor
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Compton (1800 - 1853)
  Mary Polly Wilson Compton (1797 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  John Thomas Wood (1833 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Levi Stewart Wood (1854 - 1904)*
  Calvin Wood (1857 - 1931)*
  Emma Wood Leonard (1862 - 1883)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Compton Moon (1826 - 1868)*
  Mary Ann Compton Mathews (1828 - 1918)*
  Amanda Compton Wood (1831 - 1924)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ormanville Cemetery
Ormanville
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Jan 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32728239
Amanda <i>Compton</i> Wood
Added by: Yvette Aune
 
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Amanda was my great-great grandmother. Her son Calvin's daughter Florence was my paternal grandmother. Sadly she died before I was born, and my father never talked about her.
- Margaret Curry
 Added: Jun. 3, 2014
Amanda is my husband's g. grandmother. Have further info on Harrison/Wood line
- Leanne Harrison
 Added: Mar. 10, 2013

- Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
 Added: Apr. 11, 2009
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