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Penuel WOOD, Jr.

Penuel WOOD, Jr.

Male 1812 - 1881  (68 years)

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  • Name Penuel WOOD  [1
    Suffix Jr. 
    Born 17 Dec 1812  Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Dec 1847  [2
    Appointed postmaster at Caraway, Randolph County 
    Died 8 Aug 1881  Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Asheboro City Cemetery, Asheboro, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I530  Wood-Lester
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Penuel WOOD, Sr.,   b. 22 Jan 1771, Bute County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1841, Randolph County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah KIMBALL,   b. Abt 1775, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1814  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F316  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Callistia BURKHEAD,   b. 17 Aug 1816, Rowan County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1903, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Children 
     1. Julia Ann WOOD,   b. Abt 1834, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Chaplain Franklin Harris WOOD,   b. 19 Aug 1836, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1913, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [natural]
     3. Major Thomas Jones WOOD,   b. 1 Mar 1840, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1926, Highpoint, Guilford County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [natural]
     4. Col William Penn WOOD,   b. 2 May 1843, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1924, Highpoint, Guilford County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Eunice Roxanna WOOD,   b. 3 Dec 1845, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
     6. Nancy Jane WOOD,   b. Abt 1848, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1876  (Age ~ 28 years)  [natural]
     7. Alice Katherine WOOD,   b. Apr 1851,   d. 3 Jul 1852  (Age ~ 1 years)  [natural]
     8. James Henry Bascom WOOD,   b. 1 May 1853, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1892  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     9. Sarah Frances WOOD,   b. 6 Jun 1856, Randolph County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1912, Uvalde, Uvalde County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F331  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Penuel and Calista Wood.
    Penuel and Calista Wood.
    Great Grandson of William Wood, Sr

    Headstones
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881) and Callistia Burkhead (1816-1903)
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881) and Callistia Burkhead (1816-1903)
    Photograph showing both the old, original headstones and the new headstones that, according to “From Tom’s Creek to Sherrill’s Ford” the new headstones, were done by Carl S. Wood of High Point.
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881) and Callistia Burkhead (1816-1903)
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881) and Callistia Burkhead (1816-1903)
    This looks to be a plot marker.
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881)
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881)
    Newer replacement headstone. Inscription reads: "A light from our household is gone. A voice we loved is stilled. A place is vacant in our hearts that never can be filled.
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881)
    Penuel Wood, Jr. (1812-1881)
    Original headstone.

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] "Our Time In History: This Wood and Lester Family", Robert Darious Wood, Sr and J Glenn Wood, File 144A.txt.

    2. [S63] Book: "From Tom's Creek to Sherrill's Ford", Josephine Wood Lyon, (Name: Name: Name: High Point, NC 1985; Location: Various Libraries inNorthCarolina;;;), Page 59.