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Re: jonathan wood-Oneida Co,NY>Cattaraugus Co,NY>WI

Posted: 1112668214000
Classification: Biography
Surnames: Wood, Harrington, Perkins
From the "History of Dane County, Wisconsin-1880" under biographical sketches for the 'Town of York', James D. Wood, farmer, Sec.20; P.O. Deansville; born Dec 31, 1824, in Oneida Co, NY, son of Jonathan Wood, Jr; when 10 years of age his father moved to Cattaraugus Co, NY, where James D. was married, April 30, 1853, to Elvira Harrington, who was born in Erie Co, NY, Aug 13, 1833; her father, Barney Harrington, was a native of Vermont; her mother, whose maiden name was Roxy Perkins, was a daughter of Elisha and Jemima (Johnson) Perkins. Mr Wood came to Wisconsin in the spring of 1854, and settled in the town of York, where he has resided ever since; has four children --- Manly J., William B., Mary E. and James A., all at home except Manly J., who is married to Miss Rose Brown, a daughter of William Brown, Esq., of York (see his biography), and living in Calhoun Co, Iowa. Is a Republican; has held the office of Supervisor one term, and has 198 acres of land, 158 acres of it in his farm, worth about $40 per acre, and 40 acres of marsh, worth about $10 per acre.
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