George WOODS, ,of The Imperial Army Ordnance Department

Male 1843 - 1915  (72 years)


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  • Name George WOODS 
    Suffix ,of The Imperial Army Ordnance Department 
    Born 1843  Barnane, Diocese of Cashel and Emly, County Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:1901 Census of Ireland
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Apr 1915  Petersham, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:Moree Gwydir Examiner and General Advertiser (NSW : 1901 - 1940) Tuesday 27 April 1915 "The death took place of Mr. George Woods at his residence,Windsor Rd,Petersham , on Tuesday last, at the age of 71 years, The deceased was on the retired list of The Imperial Army Ordnance Department, and had resided in New South Wales for about five years. He saw active service in the Indian frontiers and held the Khedive's Star and Medal for the Soudan and Nile Expedition.

      Two sons are in the fighting line,one in France,the other in German West Africa,and his son in law Captain Wight,is about to leave for France with the Ulster contingent .The funeral took place at Sutherland Cemetery on Wednesday afternoon .Deceased was a brother in law of Sarah Woods,of Ashley"

      (The Khedive's Star was a campaign medal of the Khedivate of Egypt's military, created to reward those who had participated in the military campaigns in Egypt between 1882 and 1889. It was also awarded for the military actions involving the British Army during the 1882 Anglo-Egyptian War, where recipients of the British Egypt Medal were also eligible for the Khedive's star.)
    Buried Woronora Cemetery, New South Wales, Australia, Anglican , Section X, Grave 0004 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I25243  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2014 

    Father William WOODS, ,Tenant farmer and Land Steward, of Barnane, Templemore,County Tipperary,Ireland,   b. 1811, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1875, Barnane, Templemore, County Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Anne DUDLEY,   b. 7 Nov 1823, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1908, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F660  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Isabella Sophia PHILLIPS, ,daughter of Edward Phillips,Bootmaker,   b. 1846, St James, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1929, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1870  St Johns, Woolwich, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:Image of marriage record. In 1901 George ,Isabella and the family were residing at house 77 in Irishtown Church Avenue (Pembroke East & Donnybrook, Dublin).George was by now retired from the army and is registered as a Clerk in the census.
    Children 
     1. George William Edward WOODS, ,Process Engineer,of Beauty Point Rd,Mosman,NSW,   b. 10 Jan 1871, Woolwich, Kent , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1932, a private hospital, Burwood, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     2. Ann Sophia WOODS,   b. 6 Jul 1873, Woolwich, Kent , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Louisa Rosina WOODS,   b. 1875, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1956, Stourport-on-Severn, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Edward Charles WOODS,   b. 13 Sep 1877, Woolwich, Kent , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Lily Rose Maud WOODS,   b. 17 Apr 1879, Woolwich, Kent , England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Florence Beatrice WOODS,   b. 2 Jan 1881, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Hailsham, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 6 years)
     7. William Swithen WOODS,   b. 29 Sep 1882, Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1940, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
    Last Modified 28 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F8535  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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