Major Thomas Jones Wood, (CSA)

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Major Thomas Jones Wood, (CSA)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
Death: January 04, 1926 (85)
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA
Place of Burial: Trinity Cemetery, Trinity, Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Child of Penuel Wood, II and Callista Wood
Spouse of Sarah Sadie M Wood (Christian)
Parent of Edmund Franklin Wood and William Marshall Wood
Sibling of Rev Franklin Harris Wood; Eunice Roxanna Pearce; James Henry Bascom Wood; Sarah Frances Person and Col. William Penuel Wood, (CSA)

Managed by: Suzan Martin
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About Major Thomas Jones Wood, (CSA)

Biography

Major Thomas Jones Wood was born on March 1, 1840, in Randolph County, North Carolina, USA. Thomas's parents were Penuel Wood, II and Callista Wood.

Thomas married Sarah Sadie M Wood (Christian). Together they had the following children:

Thomas died on January 4, 1926, in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA, and was buried after in Trinity Cemetery, Trinity, Randolph County, North Carolina, USA.


Military Thomas resided in Randolph County where he enlisted in Company I (Davis Guards), 22nd North Carolina Infantry at the age of 21 on June 5, 1861. He mustered in as Sergeant. He was reported absent without leave in September – October 1862 and returned to duty on an unspecified date. He was captured at or near Jericho Mills, Virginia on May 23, 1864, and was confined at Point Lookout Yankee prison, Maryland until paroled and transferred to Cox's Landing, James River, Virginia where he was received on October 15, 1864, for exchange. He returned to duty on an unspecified date and was promoted to 1st Sergeant subsequent to October 31, 1864. He was paroled at Appomattox Court House, Virginia on April 9, 1865.

Thomas was a Major in the United Confederate Veterans.* Reference: Find A Grave Memorial - SmartCopy: Oct 22 2020, 17:27:37 UTC

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Major Thomas Jones Wood, (CSA)'s Timeline

1840
March 1, 1840
Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
1867
February 12, 1867
Montgomery County, North Carolina, USA
1868
December 24, 1868
High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, USA
1924
February 4, 1924
Age 83
Trinity Cemetery, Trinity, Randolph County, North Carolina, USA
1926
January 4, 1926
Age 85
Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, USA