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Benjamin Wood
Birth: Oct. 13, 1820
Shelbyville
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1900
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

US Congressman. He was elected as a Democrat to represent New York's 3rd and 4th Congressional Districts in the United States House of Representatives, serving from March 4, 1861 to March 3, 1865. Later, after the War, he was again elected to Congress, representing New York's 5th Congressional District from 1881 to 1883. He was the younger Brother of Congressman and New York City Mayor Fernando Wood(bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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  Ida E. Mayfield Wood (1839 - 1932)*
 
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Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 23, 2002
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Benjamin Wood
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