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WOOD Katherine (Kate) Louisa

Female 1865 - 1951  (86 years)


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  • Name WOOD Katherine (Kate) Louisa 
    Born 5 May 1865  Gogo, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Baptised at the Mission Church 28 June, 1865 by James Wallace, Missionary of the Irish Presbyterian Church
    Gender Female 
    Died 8 Jun 1951  Folkestone, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Date is for her burial - buried in plot A359 with Sam at St Peters, Leckhampton, outskirts of Cheltenham
    Person ID I111  Wood/O'Neill
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2014 

    Father WOOD William,   b. 9 Nov 1832, Glencorse, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1884, Bombay, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother KING Louisa Anne,   b. 21 Oct 1845, Bycullah, Maharashtra, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1867, Malligaum, India Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1861  St Mary's Church, Poona, Bombay, India Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Married by the Rev G L Fenton
    Notes 
    • St Mary's Church, Pune is the oldest established church in the area.

      William was a bachelor living at Sholapore and of age, Louisa is listed as a minor, spinster, and living at Poonah. Her father is William King; witnesses are R Wartenbey, Ann E Pegg, Ann J Knott, and J Hodgson.
    Family ID F61  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 FOX Edward Thomas,   b. 1 Mar 1844, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1885, Cumballa Hotel, Bombay, india Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 10 Jan 1885  St Mary's Church, Poona (Pune), India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Notice in the Times of India 1885 reads:

      Jan 10th at St Mary's Poona by the Rev AG Cane MA Edward Thomas Fox Bombay Sappers and Miners to Kate Louise daughter of the late Captain W Wood PWD

      Wedding witnesses appear to be Captain C Tyler, H I Wood, W Nugent and MB Cousins
    Notes 
    • The Indian Church records show that on the 10th January 1885, Catherine Louise Wood spinster of 19 years, daughter of William Wood and living at Poona married Edward Thomas Fox, bachelor of full age, son of Edward Fox. Edward Thomas was also living at Poona, married at St Mary's Church, Poona. Edward was aged 41.
    Children 
     1. FOX Sidney Maria Elizabeth,   b. 30 Oct 1885, Kirkee, Maharashtra, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1965, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 2 May 2014 
    Family ID F84  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 GUISE-MOORES Samuel Guise,   b. 24 Dec 1863, Deesa, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1942, Wilton Lodge, Cheltenham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1892  Cathedral, Allahabad, Cawnpore, West Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. GUISE-MOORES Bruce Samuel Kirkman,   b. 20 Feb 1893, Cawnpore, West Bengal, India Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1952, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Family ID F424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • May also be spelt Catherine.

      When Catherine is born, William is listed as a Supervisor, Government Public Works Department, and the family is living at Gogo. Gogo or Gogra is a town of British India in the Ahmedabad district of Bombay Presidency about 193 miles north of Bombay, which was an important cotton mart and port but has now lost its commercial importance.

      Listing on the LDS has birth as 05 MAY 1866 and christening on 28 JUN 1866 at Gogo, Maharashtra, India
      Parents:
      Father: William Wood
      Mother: Louisa Anne

      In 1886 when probate on Edward's will is granted, Kate is living at 11 Cowper-road, Rathmines in Dublin County. His estate is worth 311 pounds, 16 shilling and 6 pence.

  • Sources 
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