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Descendants of the Brothers Jeremiah and John Wood

By: William S. Wood

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W1646

ISBN: 788416464

Condition: (1885), reprint, 5½x8½, paper, indices, 292 pp, Heritage Books


Illuminates as many as 7 generations in each family descended from these brothers. Jeremiah Wood (1678-1730) married Dority Benett. Jeremiah's brother, John Wood (d. 1725) married Elizabeth Buckminster in Framingham, Mass. The descendants of these brothers are treated in 2 separate sections. Two indices round out this volume: one referencing heads of families by the name of Wood and the other heads of allied families. View more info

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The Winning of Canada: A Chronicle of Wolfe

By: William Wood

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W2344

ISBN: 788423444

Condition: (1914), reprint, 5½x8½, paper, index, 182 pp, Heritage Books


Volume 11 in the Chronicles of Canada series, this book is essentially a biography of James Wolfe, the great general who led the British to victory at Fortress Louisbourg in Nova Scotia and Quebec, but succumbed to wounds received in the same battle that killed his noted adversary, Montcalm, on the Plains of Abraham. Beginning with Wolfe’s family history, this work follows the sickly boy’s growth and development into a dedicated soldier, influenced by his father and ... View more info