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John Aubrey Wood

Male 1908 - 1970  (62 years)


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  • Name John Aubrey Wood 
    AltBirth CA 1906  Oxford, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Born 28 Aug 1908  Oxford, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Jan 1928  Oxford, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    carpenter 
    Died 7 Dec 1970  Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Misc Dec 1979  [2
    15 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren 
    Obituary 8 Dec 1979  Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Halifax Chronicle Herald 

    • Obituary

      River Philip - John Aubrey Wood, 71, of River Philip, formerly of Oxford, died Friday, Dec. 7th,1979 at All Saints' Hospital, Springhill.  Born in Oxford, he was a son of the late Archibald and Margaret (Stevens) Wood.  Prior to his retirement, he was engaged in the trucking industry.  He is survived by his wife, the former Eva J. MacDonald; four daughters, Evelyn (Mrs. Lewis Simpson), Oxford; Joyce (Mrs. Roy Sherwood); Etta Mae (Mrs. Bryan LaGuarde) both of Coburg, Ont.; Verna (Mrs. Neil Hicks), Shelburne; two sons, Hilbert, River Philip; Eric, Montreal; two sisters, Mrs. Charlotte (Lottie) Fritz, Marguerite (Mrs. Elmer Smith), both of Manchester, Mass.; 15 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren.  He was predeceased by four sisters, Lou, Jennie, Levina and Bessie; two brothers, George and Basil.  The body was at Allen's Funeral Home, Oxford, where funeral service was held at 3 p.m. Monday, Rev. Dewis Rector officiating.  Burial was in Mount Pleasant cemetery.

      [posted to NSCumber mailing list 24 Jun 2013 by Gerry Mattinson, originally provided by Kathryn Jeffers]
    Occupation employee in trucking industry  [2
    Buried Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Oxford, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I67096  Arthur - Research
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2013 

    Family Eva Jane McDonald,   b. 1 Mar 1911, Rosendale, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 12 Jan 1928  Springhill, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    • she 21, he 22
    Children 
     1. Evelyn Wood
     2. Joyce Wood
     3. Etta Mae Wood
     4. Verna Wood
     5. Hilbert Wood
     6. Eric Wood
    Family ID F24437  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Halifax Chronicle Herald - 8 Dec 1979 - Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1856] Vital Stats: NS, Online Records, Marriage, Eva McDonald & John Wood, Year: 1928 - Book: 51 - Page: 339.

    2. [S695] Obituaries: General, John Wood, Halifax Chronicle Herald, 9 Dec 1979, posted to NSCumber mailing list 24 Jun 2013 by Gerry Mattinson as obtained from Kathryn Jeffers.

    3. [S1856] Vital Stats: NS, Online Records, John Aubrey Wood, birth, Year: 1908 - Page: 68500376.

    4. [S695] Obituaries: General, Joseph Henry Mattinson, Oxford Journal, 1 Feb 1995.


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