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From: "janice reed" <>
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] Woods
Date: Tue, 18 May 2010 11:06:22 -0500
Don't know will have the check June's "library". Ha! Just talking to mom
about the fair, said she would like to go again if she is getting along
----- Original Message -----
From: "Betty BB" <>
Sent: Tuesday, May 18, 2010 10:04 AM
Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] Woods
> If you have ancestor that has lived in these old hill for long ,chances
> you are connected to just about everyone.
> My gggrandfather Elijah Williams sister , Miriam Williams, married Abram
> Woods Jr. from the Yellville Woods.
> The information I have on those Woods is from the Big Blue Book of Mairon
> Does it memtion any parent in the Wood's book June has for Miriam Williams
> Betty BB
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "janice reed" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Monday, May 17, 2010 5:29 PM
> Subject: [ARIZARD] Woods
>> Gee Harold,
>> I am beginning to think everyone in Arkansas is "kin". I start looking
>> one person and find a dozen more that sounds familiar, then I get
>> in that search! THIS IS FUN!
>> Mom has the Wood book about the Wood family from around Yellville. The
>> a "Jumping Bill Wood" as one of the main characters. I don't know much
>> about the ones around Melbourne. Don't really know much about any of
>> I just haven't taken the time to search for Annie Wood who was my
>> g-g-grandma, I think. Mom could tell you more about that.
>> Sand storms are terrible! I was caught in a few when I was driving the
>> rig cross country.
>> Have a good one!
>> Janice Reed
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Harold Blevins" <>
>> To: <>
>> Sent: Monday, May 17, 2010 5:04 PM
>> Subject: Re: [ARIZARD] Arizard:Janice Reed:Woods
>>>I have a connection to this family as well. James Swan Woods lived at
>>> my grandfather and grandmother Jennings. Mr. Jim Woods, as he was
>>> married to Elizabeth Nancy Dillard and they had 7 girls and 2 boys. The
>>> girls were:
>>> Ruth, Hattie, Nina, Pauline, Estelle, Dixie and Ruby. The boys were Joe
>>> Hattie Woods married one of my mother's older brothers, Olen Jennings,
>>> always said that Aunt Hattie was more like a sister to her than a
>>> Mr. Jim moved his family to Purcell, McClain County Oklahoma sometime in
>>> late 20's or early 30's, before I was old enough to remember them. Uncle
>>> Olen and
>>> Aunt Hattie moved from there to Muleshoe, Texas, where he was parts
>>> the Chevrolet dealer for many years. I remember us going out there to
>>> summer while I was in college. ( In our honor, they had a sandstorm
>>> there!!!)First and only one I was ever in, got pitch black in the middle
>>> the afternoon.
>>> A few years back I got in touch with one of the descendants, who had all
>>> kinds of records
>>> on the family. She had traced the family back to John Woods, b. ca 1720
>>> wife Ann
>>> Mebane. Will be glad to post if anyone else is connected.......Harold B
>>> P.S. I show James Swan Woods as the son of Martha E. Taylor.
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