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Fernando Wood
Birth: Jun. 14, 1812
Death: Feb. 14, 1881

Civil War New York City Mayor, US Congressman. Served as Mayor of New York City from 1854 to 1858, and Congressman from New York from 1863 to 1865 and 1867 to 1881. A Northern Radical who did not support the Civil War, he tried to have New York City declared a "free city", which would have allowed it to continue to trade with the South. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Ann Dole Richardson Wood (1822 - 1859)*
 
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Burial:
Trinity Church Cemetery and Mausoleum
Manhattan
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 21, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 4880
Fernando Wood
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Fernando Wood
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Fernando Wood
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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