David Hervey Woods


Personal and Family Information

David was born on 4 DEC 1844 in Arkansas, the son of Dysart Woods and Sarah Holmes.

He died on 26 JUN 1923 in Benton County, Arkansas.

He had two marriages/partners. His first wife was Sarah E Claypool, who he married on 10 SEP 1874 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their three known children were Mary Fishback (1876-1893), Loyd Claypool (1884-1936) and Lulu H (1886-1917).

His second wife was Georgetta E. Jefferson, who he married on 10 FEB 1898 in Benton County, Arkansas. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


David Hervey Woods


Dysart Woods


John Woods


Samuel Woods


Margaret Holmes


Charity Dysart


Sarah Holmes


Phineas Holmes


James Holmes


Mary Filena Nail


Rachel Stewert



Birth4 DEC 1844
Place: Arkansas
Death26 JUN 1923
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 5 to 6
Address: Osage, Benton County family 381 Dabastt Woods 44 Tn, Sarah 40 Tn, Nancy R 20 Tn, Margarett E 18 Tn, Phineas 16 Tn, Wm H 13 Mo, Scynithia A 10 Ark, Cephas W 8 Ark, David H 6 Ark, Frances 4 Ark, Levi 2 Ark McKissick families 384 and 385
Census7 JUN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 15 to 16
Address: Osage, Benton county family 66 Dysart Woods 54 Tn, Cyntha 20 Ark, Cephus 17 Ark, David 15 Ark, Francis 13 Ark, Levi 11 Ark, Sarah 6 Ark, JV Lee Woods? 28 KY, Magarett “ 28 Tn, Levindes “ 3 Ark
Census1 JUN 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp, dwelling 12, family 12 Rice, James wm 29 married , atty Law born Tenn, m South Carolina “ Lucie wf 22, wife married house keeper born Missouri, f Tenn, m Missouri Woods, David H wm 35 married, merchant born Ark, f&m Tenn “ Sarah E wf 32 wife married, house keeper born Kentucky, f&m Kentucky “ Mary wf 4, daughter single born Ark, f Ark m Kentucky “ Claypool Charles, black male, 23, servant, born Texas f&m Tenn “ Claypool Sam, wm 22 bro in law married, clerk in store born Texas, f Ky, m Tenn “ Georgie wf 26 , sis in law, married company borh Ky, f Ky, m Tenn
Census3 JUL 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 55
Address: Osage Twp, Bentonville, house 237, family 237 Woods, David H, head wm ,Dec 1844, age 55, married 24? born Ark, f&m Tenn, Landlord farmer __ Georgia E wf, Dec 1855. age 45 married 2 yrs mother of 0, 0 living, born Ark, f&m Tenn __Lloyd, son wm July 1884 16, single, born Ark f Ark m Kentucky __ Lulu H, daughter wf Jan, 1886 age 14 single, bornArk, f Ark, m Kentucky
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 65
Address: Bentonville, Ward 4, Ebbettt Street David Woods wm 65 born Ark married 11 yrs Lettie woods 54, Loyd C Woods 26 Lola H Woods 22
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Bentonville Cemetery, org plot 1 space 10 Find A Grave Memorial# 142376161