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Mary Harry Yerkes Wood
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1841
Plymouth Township
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1918
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA

Philanthropist. She was the wife of Pennsylvania Congressman Alan Wood, Jr.. She moved with him to the Woodmont mansion which he had built in Lower Merion Township, but after his death, she returned to live in Conshohocken. After her death her Conshohocken home was deeded to the borough for use as a park. The Mary Wood Park still serves the citizens of Conshohocken. It is the home of the Conshohocken Historical Society, the Visiting Nurses' Association, and other cultural, service, and philanthropic groups in the town. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Alan Wood (1834 - 1902)
 
Burial:
Woodlands Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: rjschatz
Record added: May 06, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14190368
Mary Harry <i>Yerkes</i> Wood
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Mary Harry <i>Yerkes</i> Wood
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Mary Harry <i>Yerkes</i> Wood
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