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Friday, April 23, 2010

Grocer Edward Wood

38990. Grocer Edward Wood      

1495, Edward a member of the Grocer’s Company of London. (S) List of the wardens of the Grocers' Company from 1345 to 1907, Grantham, P8.

Bef. 8/3/1499, Edward “of London” died. “Will of Edward Wood or Woode, Grocer of London” (S) UKNA.

(S) A View of Devonshire in 1630:, 1845, P469.

Family notes:

·         The church of Ashford, in the floor of the nave, near the font, is inserted a brass, removed from the old church ; it has upon it the effigies of Edward Woode and his wife, 6 sons, and 2 daughters, and is dated 1525. (S) Greater London, Its History, Its People, and Its Places., Walford, V1.

Children of Edward and ?:

i. Elizabeth Wood (19495), born ~1485 in England.

ii. Alice Woode, born ? in England.

Alice married Sir John Smith (d.1547), Remembrancer of the Exchequer in 1513, Baron in 1540. (S) The Smith Family, Reade, 1904.