William WOODS

HAIRSTON.org ID#2609, b. 1705, d. 12 April 1783
Father*Michael WOODS1,2 b. a 1684, d. a 1762
Mother*Mary CAMPBELL b. 2 Jun 1690, d. 18 Dec 1742
Birth*William WOODS was born in 1705 in County Meath, Ireland.2 
He was the son of Michael WOODS and Mary CAMPBELL.1,2 
Marriage*William WOODS married Susannah WALLACE, daughter of Peter WALLACE Sr. and Elizabeth WOODS, on 1 October 1735 in Augusta County, Virginia.1 
Church RecordWilliam WOODS on March 29, 1747 in Goochland County, signed a petition to call and invite Rev. Samuel Black to minister to the Ivy Creek Orthodox Reformed Presbyterian Church.
The list of signers also included Peter Hairston.
Rev. Samuel Black (c1700-1770) was from Ireland in 1735 and was a pastor in Donegal, Lancaster, PA. before coming to Virginia.3 
WillHe was mentioned in the will of Michael WOODS on 24 November 1761 in Albemarle County, Virginia.3,1,2,4 
Death*William WOODS died on 12 April 1783. 
Burial*He was buried in Saint Pauls Cemetery, Albemarle County, Virginia.5 

Family

Susannah WALLACE b. a 1708
Children

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S3048] Woods, Neander Montgomaery; The Woods-McAfee Memorial, containing an account of John Woods and James McAfee of Ireland, and their descendants in America, Courier-Journal Job Printing Co., Louisville, KY - 1905, unknown repository.
  2. [S3210] Miller, W. Harris. History and Genealogies of the Families of Miller, Woods, Harris, Wallace, Maupin, Oldham, Kavanaugh, and Brown (illustrated): with interspersions of notes of the families of Dabney, Reid, Martin, Broaddus, Gentry, Jarman, Jameson, Ballard, Mullins, Michie, Moberley, Covington, Browning, Duncan, Yancey, and others. Richmond, Ky.: https://hdl.handle.net/2027/loc.ark:/13960/t1jh3mm0v, unknown repository.
  3. [S146] Woods, Edgar. Albemarle County in Virginia: Giving Some Account of What It Was by Nature, of What It Was Made by Man, and of Some of the Men Who Made It. Charlottesville, Va.: Michie Co., printers, 1901. Print. https://hdl.handle.net/2027/hvd.32044019921394, Personal Collection - printed book.
  4. [S3588] King, J. E. S. (1940). Abstracts of wills, inventories, and administration accounts of Albemarle County, Virginia (1748-1800) Amherst County, Virginia (1761-1800).
    https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/99022, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  5. [S48] Find A Grave Website with Photo - only listings with photos of grave markers that are contemporary to the deceased individuals death are acceptable for genealogical proof.
Last Edited12 May 2018