William Harvey Woods


Personal and Family Information

William was born on 20 DEC 1836 in Arkansas, the son of Samuel Purviance Woods and Elizabeth Greaves Dickson.

He died on 13 JAN 1860 in Benton County, Arkansas.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


William Harvey Woods


Samuel Purviance Woods


Samuel "East" Woods


Samuel Woods


Margaret Holmes


Anna Purviance


John Purviance


Mary Jane Wasson


Elizabeth Greaves Dickson


Robert Dickson


Joseph Dickson


Margaret Isabell McEwen


Esther Moore


John Moore


Margaret Steele



Birth20 DEC 1836
Place: Arkansas
Death13 JAN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 23
Address: Benton County, Ark, Federal Census Mortality Schedule, year ending 1 June 1860
Cause: Typhoid Fever
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 13 to 14
Address: Osage, Benton County, Arkansas fam 440 Woods, Sami 41 Ohio, Evia 41 Tenn, Mary f16 Ark, Wm 14 Ark Robert m5 Ark, Elvia J f5 Ark, John F m3 Ark, Christopher Arnod 18
BurialJAN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Woods Cemetery, Little Flock Find A Grave Memorial# 7808220


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Note 1

Federal Census Mortality Schedule, Benton County, Ark, year ending 1 June 1860

4 Sarah Woods 47, 1812 Female, Married, Tennessee, Jun 1859, Consumption

5 Chrisons Woods 26 1834 Male, Tennessee, Mar 1860 Typhoid Fever

6 Wm Wood 23 1837 Male Arkansas Jan 1860 Typhoid Fever

Note 2

William H Woods appointed Guardian of cousin Sarah E Hammack 25 Oct 1859, Samuel P Woods as security


  1. Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Source: Captain Samuel Woods of King’s Mountain
    Authors: Lucile Womack Bates 3810 Bedford Ave, Nashville, Tennesse 37215
    Date: 1965
    Publisher: The Benton County Pioneer newsletter of The Benton County Historical Society Rogers, Arkansas