Michael Marion Woods, I

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Michael Marion Woods, I

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Dunshanglin Castle, Dunshanglin, Meath, Ireland
Death: Died in Mt. Plains, Blair Park, Albemarle County, Virginia, Colonial America
Place of Burial: Blair Park Plantation Cemetery, Crozet, Albemarle County, Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of John Wood and Elizabeth Wood
Husband of Mary Margaret Woods
Father of Michael Marion Woods, Jr.; Archibald Woods; Hannah Wallace; Col. John Woods; Margaret Wallace and 7 others
Brother of Elizabeth Wallace; John Andrew Woods, III; William Woods; James Woods; Andrew Woods and 3 others

Managed by: Ofir Friedman
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About Michael Marion Woods, I

Emigrated to America with wife and family c. 1720

Came to America, first settled in Pennsylvania, later founded estate in Virginia called "Blair Park"

burial site: Mount Plains, later renamed Blair Park

-See Overview: Sarah Ann Buster Chastain

-Abundant information available at Early Virginia Settlers websites. Many items on Ancestry.com history search (free) for Woods, Wallace, McDowell, and others.

Led his party through mountain gap which received his name, Wood's Gap. Later it was renamed Jarman Gap and has a historical marker to commemorate it. Many other structures and sites still exist to preserve the area history.

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links:

http://www.familypursuit.com/genealogy/woods_michael/michael-woods-b.1684-d.1762-1

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=40417373

http://genforum.genealogy.com/woods/messages/4982.html

http://www.wheeler-roots.org/getperson.php?personID=I3525&tree=001

http://www.thetracyfamilyhistory.net/Ci_31_Blair_Park.htm


possible hometown of Meath, Ireland middle name of Marion birth place Dunshaughlin Castle, Meath, Ireland parents: John Andrew Woods, Elizabeth Worsop Woods

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Michael Marion Woods, I's Timeline

1684
1684
Dunshanglin Castle, Dunshanglin, Meath, Ireland
1684
Ulster, Ireland
1706
May 11, 1706
Age 22
Dunshanglin, Meath, Ireland
May 11, 1706
Age 22
Meath, Dunshanglin Casle, Ireland
1710
1710
Age 26
Meath, Dunshanglin Castle, Ireland
1712
February 19, 1712
Age 28
Dublin, Meath, Ireland, Eire
1713
1713
Age 29
Ireland
1714
1714
Age 30
Dunshanglin, County Meath, Munster, Ireland
1715
November 2, 1715
Age 31
Dunshaughlin, Meath, Meath, Ireland