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Bowen Griffin WOOD

Bowen Griffin WOOD

Male 1843 - 1924  (80 years)

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  • Name Bowen Griffin WOOD  [1
    Born 1 Jun 1843  Cherokee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Birth 1 Jun 1843  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Name B G Wood  [3
    Military 18 Mar 1863  [4
    CSA: Company C (also known as company I) Phillip's Legion (Georgia) inCherokee County, GA 
    Died 6 Apr 1924  [5
    Buried Bascomb Cemetery, Woodstock, Cherokee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1109  Wood-Lester
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 

    Father Pickney Ford WOOD,   b. 3 Sep 1809, Spartanburg County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1892, Cherokee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Ann GRIFFIN,   b. Abt 1817 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1830 
    Family ID F486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Sarah Frances HARDMAN,   d. Between 1873 and 1875 
    Married 1865  [5
    Children 
     1. Florroy Lorenzo WOOD,   b. Abt 1866,   d. Bef 1921  (Age ~ 54 years)  [natural]
     2. Lena Florentine WOOD,   b. 1868  [natural]
     3. Pledger P WOOD,   b. 2 Jun 1871,   d. 21 Oct 1931  (Age 60 years)  [natural]
     4. Theodocious Fernando WOOD,   b. 26 Mar 1873,   d. 16 Feb 1961  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F4047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Catherine M STONE,   b. 11 Jul 1847,   d. 31 Jan 1921, Cherokee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1885  [5
    Children 
     1. Mary Belle WOOD,   b. 4 Jan 1877,   bur. Bascomb Cemetery, Woodstock, Cherokee County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     2. Oscar H WOOD,   b. 7 Apr 1878  [natural]
     3. Chester Lea WOOD,   b. 20 Mar 1882,   d. 29 Jul 1964  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     4. Alma WOOD,   b. 23 Jul 1884,   d. 16 Nov 1964, Clayton County, GA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. Orlando Walter WOOD,   b. 12 Jul 1888  [natural]
    Last Modified 6 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F4049  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Bowen Griffen Wood and wife Catherine Stone and family.
    Bowen Griffen Wood and wife Catherine Stone and family.
    L-R, Theodocious Fernando Wood, Bowen Griffin Wood and Pledger P. Wood
    L-R, Theodocious Fernando Wood, Bowen Griffin Wood and Pledger P. Wood
    Theodocious and Pledger are sons of Bowen Griffin Wood and Sarah Frances Hardman, Bowen's first wife.

  • Notes 
    • Died at age 80 years, 10 months, 5 days.
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      Bowen enlisted as a Private in Company C (also known as Company I), Phillips’ Legion (Georgia) on March 18, 1863 in Cherokee County, Georgia. The Company was known as the Cherokee Dragoons. The valuation of his horse was $100. He was detailed as a shoe maker on April 23, 1864 by order of General Stuart. He was hospitalized in Pettigrew General Hospital #13, Raleigh, North Carolina on March 24, 1865 with bronchitis and was captured in the hospital on April 13, 1865 when Raleigh fell to the Yankees. Source: John T. Nash

  • Sources 
    1. [S279] The Heritage of Cherokee County Georgia 1831-1998, Cherokee County Heritage Book Committee, (Name: Name: Name: Waynesville, NC: Don Mills, Inc., 1998; Location: BellResearchCenter, Cumming, GA 30041;;;), Page 592.

    2. [S302] Wood Family History, James Suddath Paget, Jr., (Name: Name: Name: published date 2000; Location: Personal Library of RobertWood,Jr.;;;), Page 258.

    3. [S7] "Our Time In History: This Wood and Lester Family", Robert Darious Wood, Sr and J Glenn Wood, File 188A.txt.

    4. [S243] Research of John T. Nash, 6th great grandson of Capt. William Wood, Jr.

    5. [S279] The Heritage of Cherokee County Georgia 1831-1998, Cherokee County Heritage Book Committee, (Name: Name: Name: Waynesville, NC: Don Mills, Inc., 1998; Location: BellResearchCenter, Cumming, GA 30041;;;).