Francis was born on 13 JUN 1776 in Burke County, North Carolina, the son of Samuel Woods and Elizabeth Patton.
He died on 28 MAR 1849 in Marshall County, Tennessee.
His wife was Martha Leeper, who he married on 1 SEP 1796 in Warren County, Kentucky. Their eight known children were Mary Blair (1797-1875), Samuel "West" (1799-1871), Elizabeth P. (1801-1837), James Leeper (1802-1882), Sarah Leeper (1806-1872), Francis Bedford (1809-1892), Allen Newton (1811-1837) and Martha E. (1814-1817).
|Birth||13 JUN 1776||
|Death||28 MAR 1849||
|Will||20 JAN 1848||
Will-Woods, Francis H, Marshall Cty, Tennessee
Francis Harper Woods was one of the first settlers in this area. He married Martha Leeper Woods. He was born on 13 Jun 1776 in Burke Co NC & died on 28 Mar 1849 In Marshall Co TN. Francis & Martha Woods donated the land for this Cemetery.
Martha Leeper Woods (1775 - 1851)
Mary B. woods Dysart (1797 - 1875)*
Samuel West Woods (1799 - 1871)*
Elizabeth Woods Miller (1801 - 1837)*
James Leeper Woods (1802 - 1882)*
Sarah Leeper Woods Miller (1806 - 1872)*
F Bedford Woods (1809 - 1892)*
Allen Newton Woods (1811 - 1837)*
Martha E. Woods (1814 - 1817)*
Find A Grave Memorial# 69115720
his will names “three surviving sons: Samuel, James L and Francis B. “ Also named are Daughter Mary B. , James H and Sally Miller, John Miller and his wife Elizabeth, John H miller and Martha, son Allen N Woods
Pension application of John Dysart S3315, served under Captain Patton, Capt Sam Woods. father James Dysart, brother Will Dysart. 1808 lived Bedford County Tennesses. was at Battle of Kings mountain with Francis H Woods, Allen Leeper, Capt Sam Woods, etc.
Francis Harper Woods
BIRTH 13 JUN 1776 • Burke, North Carolina, United States
DEATH 28 MAR 1849 • Marshall, Tennessee, United States
Parents Samuel Woods II BIRTH 16 DEC 1740 • Christchurch, Middlesex, Virginia, United States
DEATH JULY 10, 1821 • Hall? (HULL?), Madison County, Georgia, United States
Elizabeth Patton 1752-1820 BIRTH 1752 • Rowan, Bladen, North Carolina, United States
DEATH 1820 • Hall, Georgia, United States
Grand parents Samuel Woods I BIRTH 1718 • Meath, Ireland
DEATH 6 MAY 1778 • Rowan, Burke, North Carolina, United States
Anne Lambert BIRTH 1715 • Rowan, North Carolina, United States
DEATH 1790 • Mercer, Kentucky, United States
Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900
Name Samuel Woods Pension Year 1819
Application State Virginia Applicant Designation Survivor's Pension Application File
Archive Publication Number M804
Archive Roll Number 2637 Total Pages in Packet 16