Gidney Wood

Male 1778 - 1876

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  • Name  Gidney Wood 
    Born  1778 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  16 Feb 1876 
    Person ID  I8354  Main
    Last Modified  8 Nov 2013 

    Family  Philena Stanton,   b. 1778,   d. 16 Feb 1850 
    Married  Between 1794-1795 
     1. Isaac Wood,   b. 2 Jan 1796,   d. 28 Jan 1889
    Last Modified  10 Nov 2013 
    Family ID  F2702  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1800s Philena Stanton/Gidney Wood/Jonathan Belnap
    1800s Philena Stanton/Gidney Wood/Jonathan Belnap
      Gidney Wood lived near Willow Hollow. He married Philena Stanton, born in 1778, died Feby. 16th, 1850. Their only child was Capt. Isaac Wood, who was married to Harriet Cropsey by Rev. James Christy, Oct. 10, 1821, at Little Britain, Orange county, N.Y., in presence of Henry Cropsey and Esther Gillespie. He resided on a farm of 196 acres north of the turnpike. He died in Michigan. His widow married Jonathan Belknap, jr., who was born June 13, 1759, and died Oct. 29, 1814.
      Jonathan Belknap, jr., and Philena Wood Belknap are buried in the Belknap burying ground on Silver Stream avenue, near the Newburgh and Cochecton turnpike. In the southwest corner of the same ground are the unmarked graves of Capt. Isaac Wood, Harriett Cropsey Wood and Julia Cropsey.
    Source: Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and the Highlands., Issues 7-10, Page 40, 1900 - Orange County (N.Y.)
    1927 George Sears Wood SAR Application
    1927 George Sears Wood SAR Application

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