Robert David Woods

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Personal and Family Information

Robert was born on 16 MAR 1843 in Benton County, Arkansas, the son of Samuel Purviance Woods and Elizabeth Greaves Dickson.

He died on 6 AUG 1902 in Benton County, Arkansas.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Lucy Jane Hayden, who he married on 8 NOV 1865 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their seven known children were Mary E (1866-1913), Samuel Clement (1869-1910), Albert (1871-?), John Newton (1872-1950), Lucy A (1874-1911), Florence Lorette (1877-1925) and Herbert Hayden (1880-1950).

His second wife was Manerva E. Harris, who he married on 25 OCT 1883 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Robert David Woods
(1843-1902)

 

Samuel Purviance Woods
(1809-1882)

 

Samuel "East" Woods
(1776-1840)

 

Samuel Woods
(1740-1825)

 
   

Margaret Holmes
(c1742-1800)

+
   

Anna Purviance
(1774-1858)

 

John Purviance
(1743-1823)

 
   

Mary Jane Wasson
(1741/42-1810)

 
   

Elizabeth Greaves Dickson
(1809-1891)

 

Robert Dickson
(1773-1849)

 

Joseph Dickson
(1745-1825)

 
   

Margaret Isabell McEwen
(1742-1814)

+
   

Esther Moore
(c1775-<1849)

 

John Moore
(c1720-c1798)

 
   

Margaret Steele
(c1725-c1798)

 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth16 MAR 1843
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death6 AUG 1902
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 7 to 8
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
Census12 JUN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp, Bentonville PO, Benton County, Arkansas fam 132 William Woods 48 m Ohio, Mary 48 Tenn, Martha 17f Ark, John 14 m Ark, Elizabeth 12 f Ark fam 133 James Woods 28 m Tenn, Mary 28 f Ark, Sarah 5 f Ark, John 1 m Ark fam 134 Robert Woods 25 m Ark, Jane 19 f Tenn fam 135 Samuel Woods, 50 m Ohio, Eliza 50 f Tenn, Robert 17 m Ark, Jane 14 f Ark, John 11 m Ark, Newton 9 m Ark
Census6 JUL 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp dwelling 377, family 373 Woods, Samuel 60 mw farmer $3000, $1000, born Ohio __ Eliza, 61 fw, keeping house born Tennessee — Newton 16 mw at home, Arkansas dwelling 376 family 372 Woods, Robert 27, mw farmer, $700, $350 Arkansas __ Lucy 21 fw keeping house Ark __ Mary3 fw Ark __ Clement 1 mw Ark dwelling 378 family 374 Woods, John 21 mw farmer $400, Ark __ Saphira 19 fw keeping house, born Missouri
Census-1870, Benton, Osage 3 pages
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Census10 JUN 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 37
Address: Osage dwelling 146, family 146 Robert D Woods wm 37 farmer, born Ark married f born Ohio, mother Tenn Lucy J wife 30 wf, housekeeper, born Ark, father born Maine mary wf 13, daughter, born Ark, f&m Ark Samuel C 11, wm son, born Ark, f&m Ark Albert 9, wm sib born Ark, f&m Ark Newton wm 8 son, born Ark, f&m Ark Lucy 5, wf daughter, born Ark, f&m Ark Florence 3 wf daughter, born Ark, f&m Ark Herbert 5/12 wm, son, born Ark, f&m Ark dwelling 147 family 147 Woods, Samual P, wm age 78 farmer, born Ohio, f&m born N Carolina “ Elisa G wf age 71, wife, house keeper, born Tenn, f & m NCarolina “ Joseph N wm age 28 son farmer, born Ark f Ohio, m NC “ Nancy A wf daughter in law, housekeeper born Ark f born Illinois, m Tenn Harvey wm 6 son born Ark, f & m Ark James wm 4 son born Ark f&m Ark Alexander wm 2 son born Ark, f&m Ark All wm 10/12 born July son born Ark f&m Ark
Census27 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage house 257, family 257 Woods, Robert D head wm March 1842, age 57 married 16 yrs, born Ark, f born Ohio, m born Tenn __ Menerva E wife wf, Dec 1842 age 59 married 16 yrs mother of 1, 1 living born Ark, f N Carolina, m Tenn __ Albert son wm Sep 1871 age 28 single b Ark, f&m Ark __ Lucy A daughter wf , Jun 1874 age 25 single b Ark f&m Ark __ Herbert H son wm Jan 1880 age 20 single b Ark, f&m Ark
BurialAUG 1902
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Woods Cemetery, Little Flock Find A Grave Memorial# 7442116
Other Event10 AUG 1862
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Type: Military Service
Address: Sgt Enl 10 Aug 1862 at Cave Spring. Taken by enemy at Bentonville, 7 Sep 1863. 4TH (GORDON'S) ARKANSAS CAVALRY REGIMENT CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA Co. G—Benton County
See Note 1

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Note 1

4TH (GORDON'S) ARKANSAS CAVALRY REGIMENT CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA

Co. G—Benton County

DICKSON, JOSEPH Pvt  - Enl 1 Jul 1863 at Bentonville, AR. Present Feb 1864.

WOODS, A.P. 1Sgt  - Enl 10 Aug 1862 in Yell Co, AR. Killed 18 Apr 1863 at Fayetteville, AR.

WOODS, C.W. Sgt  - Enl 10 Aug 1862 at Cave Spring, AR. Present Feb 1864.

WOODS, DAVID Pvt  - Enl 10 Aug 1862 at Cave Spring, AR. Present Feb 1864.

WOODS, JAMES 2Lt  - Enl 10 Aug 1862 at Cave Spring, AR. Age 30, Born in TN. Present 18 Sep 1864.

WOODS, R.O. -- Transferred before 30 Apr 1863.

WOODS, T.A. Pvt  - Enl 10 Aug 1862 at Cave Spring. Taken by enemy at Bentonville, 7 Sep 1863.

Sources

  1. Goodspeed’s History of Benton, Washington, Carrol, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Cos., Ark
    Source: Goodspeed’s History of Benton, Washington, Carrol, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Cos., Ark
    Date: 1889
    Publisher: The Goodspeed Publishing Co