Family of Thomas and Elizabeth Wood, born in Romney Marsh.

Husband: Thomas Wood
Born: 1826 in Midley, Romney Marsh, England
Died: Jan 1907 Union Workhouse,New Romney,Kent
Father: John Wood (b.1789 Warehorne, Kent
             d.1877 Lydd, Romney Marsh)
Mother: Elizabeth Playford (b.1796 Iden, Sussex
             d. 1881 Hastings, Sussex)

Wife: Elizabeth Duff Butchers
Elizabeth Duff Wood, nee Butchers
Married: 27 Mar 1852 Winchelsea, Sussex
Born: 1833 in Winchelsea district, Sussex
Died: April 1896 in Lydd, Kent, England
Father: Alexander Duff Butchers
           (b.1804 Icklesham,Sussex, d.1891 Sussex)
Mother: Maria Crowhurst (b. 1812 Rye,
            Sussex, d. 1888 Sussex)

Fifteen children were born at Midley or Lydd, Romney Marsh, England


1 M
William Wood
Born: Apr-May 1852 Romney Marsh, England
Died: Age 16 (Typhoid Fever), 14 March 1869 Lydd, Romney Marsh, England

2 M  
Thomas Wood | spouse: Luisse Matilde Kuhn
Born: 17 Jun 1854 Midley,Romney Marsh | Born:23 Feb 1854 South Australia
Died: 1Jun 1904 Willowie,South Australia | Died: 23 Sep 1940 South Australia
Married: 29Jan 1882 Laura,South Australia   Children: 7

3 M  
Henry Wood | spouse: Susan Rose Hannah Ford
Born: Jul-Sep 1855 Midley, Kent | Born: 1860-2? BrookLand, Kent
Died: 24 Apr 1929 Lydd, Romney Marsh | Died:17 Mar 1940 Lydd,Romney Marsh
Married: 12 Apr 1886 Lydd, Kent   Children: 2

4 M 
Edmund Wood | spouse: Louisa Axell
Born: 8 May 1857 Midley, Kent | Born: 9 Apr 1861 Rye, Sussex
Died: 22 May 1931 Hastings, Sussex | Died: 1939 Rye, Sussex
Married: 13 Feb 1884 Rye, Sussex   Children: 11

5 M  
Joseph Wood | spouse: Caroline Eliza Davis Brignall
Born: 11 Feb 1859 Midley, Kent | Born: 4 Sep 1863 Lydd,Romney Marsh
Died: 15 Oct 1932 Lydd, Kent | Died:28 Jan 1907 Lydd,Romney Marsh
Married: 10 Jan 1885 Lydd, Kent   Children: 11

6 F  
Elizabeth Wood | spouse: Frederick Jordan
Born: Apr-June 1861 Lydd, Kent | Born:5 Dec 1859 Plumstead,SE London
Died: 28 Nov 1925, Los Angeles, USA | Died: 15 Dec 1944, California, USA
Married: 1 Aug 1881 Margate, Kent   Children: 3

7 F  
Sarah Ann Wood | spouse: Francis Jordan
Born: July-Sept 1863 Lydd, Kent | Born:22 Jul 1861 Plumstead,SE London
Died: 21 Apr 1916 SE London | Died: Sept 1926 SE London
Married:8 Apr 1882 Plumstead,SE London   Children: 9

8 M  
Alexander Wood | spouse: Florence Emily Sharrard
Born: Jan-Mar 1865 Lydd, Kent | Born: Apr-Jun 1868 Lydd, Kent
Died: 22 Apr 1939 Chartham,Bridge,Kent | Died: Apr-Jun 1930 Lydd, Kent
Married: 17 Oct 1891 Lydd, Romney Marsh   Children: 6

9 F  
Julia Wood | spouse: George Wedge
Born: Apr-May 1867 Lydd, Kent | Born: 4 Mar 1869, Pulborough, Sussex
Died:6 Feb 1899 Tunbridge Wells,Kent | Died:     [in Canada?]
Married: 18 June 1894 Lydd, Kent   Children: 0

10 F  
Caroline Wood | spouse: Alexander Edward Smith
Born: Oct-Dec 1868 Lydd,Romney Marsh | Born: c. 1867 Battle, Sussex
Died: Jul-Sep 1933 [Westbourne? Sussex] | Died: 1940 [St.Leonards? Sussex]
Married: Oct-Dec 1891 Hastings,Sussex   Children: 2 (died in teens)

11 F  
Eliza Wood | spouse: William Edwin Oliver
Born: Oct-Dec 1870 Lydd, Kent | Born:c1871 New Brompton,Chatham
Died:    [at Chatham, Kent?] | Died:
Married: 29 Oct 1898 Kilburn, NW London   Children: 2

12 F  
Kate Wood | spouse: Albert R. Ford
Born: Jan-Mar 1872 Lydd,Romney Marsh | Born: c. 1873 St. Leonards, Sussex
Died:    [at Bexhill, Sussex?] | Died:
Married: c. 1896   Children: 1

13 F  
Maria Wood | spouse: Charles Mitten
Born: 6 Sept 1873 Lydd, Romney Marsh | Born: c. 1870 St. Leonards, Sussex
Died: 9 Sep 1939 St Leonards, E Sussex | Died: 23 Oct 1948 Cheltenham, Glos.
Married: 15 June 1895 St Leonards, Sussex   Children: 8

14 F  
Louisa Wood | spouse: John Wilfred Ratcliffe
Born: Jan-Mar 1875 Lydd, Romney Marsh | Born: 1866 Bury St.Edmunds, Suffolk
Died: 1965 Westminster, London | Died:
Married: 5 Oct 1908, Westminster, London   Children: 2

15 F  
Charlotte Wood | spouse: Edward Champion
Born: July-Sept 1877 Lydd, Kent | Born:
Died: Oct-Dec 1918 Hastings, Sussex | Died:
Married:Oct-Dec 1902 Woolwich, Kent   Children: 1

Part of a ‘WoodLooker’ series of family history
compiled by R. D. Wood (UK) and Patricia Button (South Australia), 2002


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