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John Woods

Birthplace: Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Southborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Son of Deacon James Wood and Lydia Johnson
Husband of Martha Woods and Patience Woods
Father of John Woods; David Woods and Ephraim Woods
Brother of Lydia Eager; Hannah Woods Wetherbee; ? Woods; Joseph Woods, (1st); Joseph Woods, (2nd) and 4 others

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About John Woods

John WOODS, son of John Woods and Lydia Rice, 1, 2, 3, 4 was born 5 20 Apr 1670 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts. He died 8 Jul 1734 in Southborough, Worcester, Massachusetts. John married Martha SAWYER on 1694 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

Other marriages: , Patience

Martha SAWYER, daughter of Thomas Sawyer and Marie Prescott, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 was born 9 10 Aug 1673 in Lancaster, Worcester, Massachusetts. She died 10 1 Apr 1697 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts. Martha married John WOODS on 1694 in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

They had the following children:


  • 1Barlow, Claude W., "The Children of Thomas Sawyer of Lancaster," The American Genealogist 30:2 (Apr 1954), p. 77, Los Angeles Public Library.
  • 2Sawyer, Eleanor Grace, Sawyer Families of New England 1636-1900 (Camden, Me.: Penobscot Press, 1995.), p. 166, Family History Library, 929.273 Sa97se.
  • 3Hudson, Charles, History of the Town of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, from its first settlement in 1657 to 1861 (Boston: T. R. Marvin & Son, 1862.), p. 478, Los Angeles Public Library, Gen 974.42 M33Hu.
  • 4Barry, William, A History of Framingham, Massachusetts (Boston: J. Munroe and Company, 1847.), p. 448, Family History Library, 974.44/F1 H2b.
  • 5Vital Records of Marlborough, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849. (Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1996.), p. 207, Los Angeles Public Library, Gen 974.42 M33Ma 1996.
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John Woods's Timeline

April 20, 1670
Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Age 25
Age 26
Age 41
July 8, 1734
Age 64
Southborough, Worcester County, Massachusetts