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Family of Thomas WOODS and Elizabeth BROOKS

Husband: Thomas WOODS (bef1802-1893)
Wife: Elizabeth BROOKS (1805?-bef1833)
Children: Caroline WOODS (1827?-1885)
Henrietta WOODS (1832- )
Marriage 13 Aug 1824 Chilton Cantelo, Somerset1
St James, Chilton Cantelo, Somerset

Husband: Thomas WOODS

Name: Thomas WOODS
Sex: Male
Father: Thomas WOODS (c. 1765- )
Mother: Mary HALLATT ( - )
Birth bef 31 Jan 1802 Chilton Cantelo, Somerset
Christening 31 Jan 1802 (age 0) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset2,3
Chilton Cantelo, Somerset
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 48) West Camel, Somerset4
West Camel, Somerset
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 49) Servant in House; West Camel, Somerset4
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 58) West Camel, Somerset5
15 Fore Street, West Camel, Somerset
Occupation 7 Apr 1861 (age 59) Baker and Beer House Keeper; West Camel, Somerset5
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 75) West Camel, Somerset6
Beaton's Mill, West Camel, Somerset
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 69) Miller and Labourer; West Camel, Somerset6
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 86) West Camel, Somerset7
Back Street, West Camel, Somerset
Occupation 3 Apr 1881 (age 79) Labourer; West Camel, Somerset7
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 97) West Camel, Somerset8
West Camel, Somerset
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 89) Retired Baker; West Camel, Somerset8
Death Q4 1893 (age 95) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset9

Wife: Elizabeth BROOKS

Name: Elizabeth BROOKS
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1805 (cal)
Death bef 17 May 1833 (age 28) Blackford, Somerset10
Burial 17 May 1833 Yeovilton, Somerset10
St Bartholomew, Yeovilton, Somerset

Child 1: Caroline WOODS

Name: Caroline WOODS
Sex: Female
Spouse: John TAYLOR (1825?- )
Birth 1827 (cal) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset11
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 24) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset11
Lower Chilton, Chilton Cantelo, Somerset
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 23-24) Glover; Chilton Cantelo, Somerset11
Emigration 30 Nov 1855 (age 27-28) to New South Wales, Australia12
Arrived on the ship "Ramillies"
Death 22 May 1885 (age 58) Mitchell, Queensland, Australia
Cause: Inflammation of the lungs - 5 weeks
Burial 23 May 1885 Mitchell, Queensland, Australia

Child 2: Henrietta WOODS

Name: Henrietta WOODS
Sex: Female
Birth 1832 Blackford, Somerset

Note on Husband: Thomas WOODS

Age seems to fluctuate wildly from census to census!

Sources

1"Somerset Online Parish Clerks" (http://www.wsom-opc.org.uk/index.php?id=19). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: MARRIAGE DETAIL
Where married: St James, Chilton Cantelo
Register: Not available
Page: Not available
Entry: Not available
Date: 13 Aug 1824
Husband: Name: WOODS, Thomas
Husband's age: Not available
Husband's Occupation: Not available
Husband Signed?:
Husband's Abode: Not available
Husband's Condition: Not given
Husband's Father:
Groom's Father Occ.: Not available
Wife: Name: BROOKS, Elizabeth
Wife's age: Not available
Wife's Occupation: Not available
Wife's Abode: Not available

2Anthony James Woods, "E-mail Info given by Anthony James Woods to Graham Hoadly".
E-mail Info given by Anthony James Woods to Graham Hoadly.
Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: George Woods born: 27 Jan 1840 Mudford (Somerset - near Queen Camel)
married: Ann Stainer 20 May 1863 [he 22 yrs; she 24yrs]
died: 06 January 1875 aged 34

FATHER:
Thomas Woods Labourer married to EDITH BRAKE [no more details]
in the 1881 census he was recorded as living in West Camel aged 86 - no wife.
Making his birth year 1795!
3"Somerset Online Parish Clerks" (http://www.wsom-opc.org.uk/index.php?id=19). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: BAPTISM DETAIL
Where baptised: St James, Chilton Cantelo
Page:
Entry:
Date: 31 Jan 1802
:
First name: Thomas
Birth Date: not given
Father: Thomas WOODS
Mother: Mary WOODS
Abode:
Occupation:
Conducted by:
Notes:
Source: Parish Registers
Transcribed by: Williams, Doug
4"Census 1851 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset HO107/1930/586/18".
Text From Source: James Baker Head Mar 30 Miller Somerset Yeovilton
Thomas Woods Servant Wid 48 Servant Somerset Chilton Cantelo
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1851 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset HO107/1930/586/18, Thomas Woods Snr

5"Census 1861 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG9/1645/34/4".
Text From Source: Thomas Woods Head 58 Baker Somerset Chilton Cantelo
Mary Woods Wife 50 Somerset South Cadbury
John Jennings Half Son 20 Baker Somerset North Cadbury
Robert Jennings Half Son 11 Scholar Somerset North Cadbury
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1861 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG9/1645/34/4, Thomas Woods Snr 61

6"Census 1871 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG10/2420/36/9".
Text From Source: Thomas Woods 75 Miller and Labourer Somerset Chilton
Mary Woods 60 Somerset South Cadbury
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1871 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG10/2420/36/9, Thomas Woods Snr 71

7"Census 1881 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG11/2394/32/8".
Text From Source: Thomas Woods Head 86 Labourer Somerset Chilton Cantelo
Mary Woods Wife 70 Somerset South Cadbury
A;fred Hooper Boarder 19 Labourer Devonshire Coryton
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1881 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG11/2394/32/8, Thomas Woods Snr 81

8"Census 1891 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG12/1900/37/7".
Text From Source: Alfred Hooper Head 30 General Labourer Devon Coryton
Caroline Hooper Wife 27 Somerset North Cadbury
Kate Hooper Dau 1 Scholar Somerset West Camel
Elizabeth M Hooper Dau 5 Scholar Somerset West Camel
Minnie A Hooper Dau 3 Somerset West Camel
Louisa L Hooper Dau 2m Somerset West Camel
Thomas Woods Lodger 97 Retired Baker Somerset Chilton Cantelo
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1891 (Thomas Woods Snr) West Camel, Somerset RG12/1900/37/7, Thomas Woods Snr 91

9"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Dec 1893
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Woods Thomas 95 Yeovil 5c 332
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
10"Somerset Online Parish Clerks" (http://www.wsom-opc.org.uk/index.php?id=19). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: BURIAL DETAIL
Where buried: St. Bartholomew, Yeovilton
Page:
Entry:
Date: 17 May 1833
:
First name: Elizabeth
Age: 28 y
Date of death: not given
Abode: Blackford
By whom:
Notes:
Source: Parish Registers
Transcribed by: Williams, Doug


11"Census 1851 (George Woods) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset HO107/1930/571/6".
Text From Source: John Taylor Head 26 Ag Lab Somerset Yatton
Caroline Taylor Wife 24 Glover Somerset Chilton Cantelo
Ann Woods Sister in Law 12 Glover Somerset Mudford
George Woods Brother in Law 11 Ag Lab Somerset Mudford
Arthur Woods Brother in Law 10 Scholar Somerset Mudford
Assessment: Primary evidence.
picture

Source: Census 1851 (George Woods) Chilton Cantelo, Somerset HO107/1930/571/6, George Woods 51

12"Denise Comerford" (Email to Graham Hoadly).
Text From Source: Hi Graham,

I have just been checking information. John Taylor & Caroline Woods Taylor with their son William, arrived here in N.S.W. Australia on the ship “Ramillies” on the 30 Nov 1855. Record states Caroline’s parents as Thomas & Elizabeth Woods. John’s parents as Sidman & Susan Taylor.

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Thanks



Denise Comerford
Graham Hoadly.