Minerva Jane McMillan


Personal and Family Information

Minerva was born in 1833 in Arkansas, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died in 1898 in Missouri .

Her husband was Samuel Newton Woods, who she married on 10 AUG 1852 in Washington County, Arkansas. They had no known children.


Place: Arkansas
Place: Missouri
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Census10 OCT 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 17
Address: Beatie Twp, dwelling 93 family 93 Wm McMillan age 39 m, Clergyman C.P. born Tenn Mary E 20 f born Tenn Manervia J age 17 f born Ark Edward H age 11 m born Ark Mary A age 8 f born Ark Wm B age 6 m born Ark James B age 1month born Ark
Census16 AUG 1860
Place: Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Age: 26 to 27
Address: White Water twp, dwelling 1799 family 1811 Woods, S. N. age 27 m farmer $250 , born Arkansas “ Minerva J age 27 f , born same “ McMillan, Wm age 16 m laborer born same
Census8 JUL 1870
Place: Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Age: 36 to 37
Address: Liberty twp, dwelling 93 family 90 Woods, Samuel age 37 mw farmer $100, $300 born Ark ___ Minerva age 37 fw keeping house born Ark
Census15 JUN 1880
Place: Cape Girardeau County, Missouri
Address: Kinder Twp, dwelling 181 famiy 185 Woods, S. N. wm age 47 married farming, born Ark f &m Tenn ___ M.J. wf age 47 wife, married , housekeeping, born Ark f &m Tenn Dilinger, Sarah wf age 3 niece single, born Mo, f S.C. m Ark