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Matilda Ann Woods (Nelson)

Birthdate: (68)
Birthplace: Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Death: November 6, 1918 (68)
Peddie Ward 1, Eastern Cape, South Africa (influenza and pneumonia)
Place of Burial: Peddie Ward 1 (intended), Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William Nelson and Johanna Jacomina Catherine Nelson
Wife of James Woods
Mother of William James Woods; Jeremiah Frederick William James Woods; Millicent Sarah Woods; Arthur Hilton Woods; Joanne Matilda Elizabeth Woods and 9 others
Sister of Millicent Sarah Hiles

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About Matilda Ann Woods

Baptism : "South Africa, Church of the Province of South Africa, Parish Registers, 1801-2004," images, FamilySearch (,44975802,49887301,49887302 : accessed 08 Jun 2014), South Africa > Cape of Good Hope > Grahamstown, Bathurst, St John the Evangelist > Baptisms 1850-1984 > image 1 of 162; citing William Cullen Library, Wits University, Johannesburg.


Marriage: Source: LDS Records: e-family. Transcribed by Nolene Lossau. Notes: Wesleyan Methodist Records: Film no: 1560861, entry 3072, no: 9. His age 27. Her age 16. Witnesses: George Palmer, Millicent Sarah Nelson.

Matilda Ann Woods née Nelson 1849-1918, widow of James Woods 1843-1911. Daughter of William Nelson 1816-1862 and Johanna Jacomina Catherine Nelson née Palmer 1833-1924. Source: South African, Cape Province, Civil deaths 1895-1972. Death records. Image courtesy of National Archives of South Africa.

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Matilda Ann Woods's Timeline

January 16, 1850
Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa
February 24, 1850
St John the Evangelist, Bathurst, Western District, Eastern Cape, South Africa
October 14, 1866
Age 16
Peddie, Eastern Cape, South Africa
May 19, 1868
Age 18
February 28, 1870
Age 20
November 8, 1871
Age 21
Peddie, Amatole, Eastern Cape, South Africa
October 26, 1873
Age 23
Peddie, Cape Province, South Africa
July 2, 1877
Age 27
June 27, 1879
Age 29