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Waverly Otto WOOD

Waverly Otto WOOD

Male 1881 - 1903  (21 years)

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  • Name Waverly Otto WOOD  [1
    Born 12 Aug 1881  Spartanburg County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 May 1903  [1
    Cause: Train Accident 
    Person ID I2844  Wood-Lester
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Daniel Jackson WOOD,   b. 17 Sep 1849, Spartanburg County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, Batesville, Greenville County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Nancy Grace HAWKINS,   b. 30 May 1847, Rutherford County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1920, Montgomery, AL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 17 Sep 1871  Batesville, Greenville County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1176  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice M THOMAS 
    Married 15 Jan 1900  [2
    Children 
     1. Waverly Otto WOOD, Jr.,   b. 13 Aug 1902,   d. 29 Jan 1903  (Age 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F5896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Son of Daniel Jackson Wood
    Waverly Otto Wood and Alice M. Thomas.
    Waverly Otto Wood and Alice M. Thomas.
    On their wedding day, 15 January 1900.
    Waverly Otto Wood and Sister?
    Waverly Otto Wood and Sister?
    We are not certain if the woman in the photo is actually his sister. We need to investigate this further because the age of his sister, Annie, doesn't fit meaning that one or more pieces of our information may be incorrect.

    Documents
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Magazine article from the July-Dec 1903 Issue of "Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen's Magazine" detailing the train accident and tragic death of Waverly Otto Wood.

    Headstones
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Waverly Otto Wood (1881-1903)
    Son of Daniel Jackson Wood & Nancy Grace Hawkins.
    Waverly Otto Wood, Jr. (1902-1903)
    Waverly Otto Wood, Jr. (1902-1903)
    Infant son of Waverly Otto Wood & Alice M. Thomas

  • Notes 
    • Died at age 21 years, 9 months, 15 days.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] "Our Time In History: This Wood and Lester Family", Robert Darious Wood, Sr and J Glenn Wood, File 370A.txt.

    2. [S251] Research of Pam Rogers, Great-Grandaughter of Alice M Thomas, In an email dated 10-Jun-2009.