James Alexander Woods

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Personal and Family Information

James was born on 2 FEB 1861 in Benton County, Arkansas, the son of James D. Woods and Mary Emma Woods.

He died on 2 AUG 1942 in Benton County, Arkansas.

His wife was Ella Ann Hornsby, who he married on 5 DEC 1883 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their eleven known children were Kate (1884-1910), Matie (1884-1943), Nannie (1886-1961), William E (1887-?), Una (1890-1987), George W (1893-1979), Horace F. (1894-1918), Ida (1896-?), Hayden J. (1898-1989), Bennie R (1900-1987) and ViVert T. (1902-1992).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

James Alexander Woods
(1861-1942)

 

James D. Woods
(1831-1907)

 

Samuel "West" Woods
(1799-1871)

 

Francis Harper Woods
(1776-1849)

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Martha Leeper
(1775-1851)

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Sarah Adams
(1797-1839)

 

Robert Adams
(-1829)

 
     
 
 
   

Mary Emma Woods
(1834-1863)

 

Samuel Purviance Woods
(1809-1882)

 

Samuel Woods
(1776-1840)

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Anna Purviance
(1774-1858)

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Elizabeth Greaves Dickson
(1809-1891)

 

Robert Dickson
(1773-1849)

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Esther Moore
(c1775-<1849)

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Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth2 FEB 1861
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death2 AUG 1942
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census6 JUL 1870
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage dwelling 374 Dickson James, 51 mw farmer b Tennessee __ Mary , 49 fw keeping house born Tennessee __ John 24 mw farmer b Ark __ Elizabeth 15 fw at home born Ark __ Mary 14 fw at home b Ark __ Dwight 11 mw bArk __ Hugh 21 mw going to schoo b Ark Dwelling 275 Woods James, 39 b Tenn __ Salina 35 fw keeping house Tenn __ Kate 14 Ark __ John 11 Ark __ James 9 Ark __ William 7 Ark __ Margaret 1 Ark dwelling 376 Wood Robert 27 farmer mw Ark __ Lucy 21 Ark __ Mary 3 Ark __ Clement 1 mw Ark dwelling 377 Woods Samuel 60 mw farmer born Ohio __ Elisa 61 fw keeping house b Tennessee __ Newton 18 wm at home b Ark dwelling 378 Woods, John 21 mw farmer b Ark __ Saphira 19 keeping house b Ark
Census21 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 40
Address: Garland Twp, dwelling 206 family 207 Woods, James A, head wm born Feb 1860 age 40 married 16 yrs born Ark, f Tenn, M ARk, farmer __ Ella A. wife wf, born Jan 1863 age 37, married 16 yrs, mother of 10, 10 living born Ark, f&m Tenn __ Katie, daughter wf born Aug 1884 age 15 single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Matie, daughter wf born Aug 1884, age 15 single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Nannie daughter wf born Sept 1886 age 13, single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ William son wm June 1887 age 13, single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Una, son wm born May 1890 age 10, single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ George son wm born Dec 1892 age 8 single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Harris son wm Dec 1894 age 5, single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Ida, daughter wf born May 1896 age 4 single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Haden, son wm born April 1898 age 2 single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Benjamin , son wm born May 1900 age 1m, single, born Ark, f Ark m Tenn
Census27 APR 1910
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Garland Twp, dwelling 116, family 116 Woods, James A, head, mw age 41 m1, 26 yrs born Ark, f Tenn, m Ark __ Ella A, wife fw age 47 m1, 26 yrs mother of 11, 10 living, born Tenn, f&m Tenn __ Wilmarth, daughter fw age 21 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn ___ June, daughter fw age 19 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn __ George W son mw 16 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn __ Horace F son mw 15 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn __ Hayden J son mw 12 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn __ Bennie R son mw 9 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn __ Vivert A, son mw 6 single born Ark f Ark, m Tenn
Census22 JAN 1920
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Garland twp, Centerton town, dwelling 35 family 35 Woods, J.A. head, owns morgaged home, mw age 59 married born Ark f & m Tenn, farmer, general farm for own account __ Ella, wife fw age 58 married born Tenn, f&m Tenn __ George, son mw age 27 single born Ark, f Ark m Tenn __ Bennie, son mw age 19 single born Ark f Ark m Tenn __ Vert, son mw age 17, single born Ark , f Ark m Tenn
BurialAUG 1942
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Gamble Cemetery, Centerton with wife Find A Grave Memorial# 14212645