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Martha Wood (Ogle)

Also Known As: "Patsy", "Martha Ogle Wood"
Birthplace: Frederick County, Maryland, Colonial America
Death: circa 1820 (54-63)
Ft. Wood, Friendsville Precinct, Wabash County, Illinois, United States
Place of Burial: Friendsville, Wabash County, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Alexander Thomas Ogle, I and Martha Ogle
Wife of John Joseph Wood
Mother of Susan Ann Buchanan; Elizabeth Wood; Joseph Wood; Mary Barney; Alexander Wood and 5 others
Sister of Elizabeth Ogle; Rebecca Ogle; Alexander Ogle; Jane Link; Jemima Ogle and 3 others

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About Martha Wood


Category:Maryland Ogles


Marriage==Martha married John Wood on 4 December 1781 in Frederick, Maryland.<ref>"Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 16 March 2018), John Wood and Martha Ogle, 04 Dec 1781; citing , Frederick, Maryland, United States, clerk of the circuit court from various counties.; FHL microfilm 14,082. No image available. Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940.</ref>

<ref>Maryland Marriages, 1778-1800:;h=239331&amp;ti=0&amp;indiv=try&amp;gss=pt.&lt;/ref&gt;According to the information provided by the Reverend John W. Link, "Martha married John Wood on 5 December 1781, moved on her farm which she had inherited at Hedgesville, Virginia, and by 1792 completely disposed of these holdings and moved to Warren County, Kentucky, and thenceto Wabash County, Illinois, in 1808." <ref name=TheLinkFamily>The Link Family.</ref>

Children==Martha (Ogle) Wood was the mother of Susan Ann, Elizabeth, Joseph, Mary, Alexander, Jeremiah, Rebecca, Eli, Martha, John.

Death==Martha (Ogle) Wood passed away on 16 December 1820 in Friendsville, Wabash County, Illinois. Martha is buried in Woods Cemetery, Friendsvillle, Wabash County, Illinois, USA <ref> Find A Grave, database and images (;: accessed 21 August 2018), memorialpage for Martha Ogle Wood (23 Sep 1761–16 Dec 1820), FindAGrave10533980, citing Woods Cemetery, Friendsville, Wabash County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Gary Parker (contributor 48397661) .</ref>


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Martha Wood's Timeline

September 23, 1761
Frederick County, Maryland, Colonial America
January 6, 1783
Frederick, Maryland, United States
August 23, 1784
Frederick, Maryland, USA
August 5, 1786
Berkeley, Virginia, United States
July 15, 1788
August 14, 1790
Berkeley, West Virginia, USA
August 28, 1792
Berkeley, West Virginia, USA
December 27, 1794
Berkeley, West Virginia, USA
December 8, 1797
Berkeley, West Virginia, USA