Gravestone Photographic Resource
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All GPR entries for the surname WOODS
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A name listed within double quotes (e.g. A K M "Kath" in the above list) is either a nickname or pet name.
If a person you searching for is not listed then have a look at the alternative spellings of the surname WOODS by looking at all the surnames starting with the letters W.
If that fails then use the Full Name Search with just the surname WOODS.This will give you similar names as well as entries for maiden and family names.
About the WOODS names held within the GPR
This page contains a list of all the entries for the surname, maiden and family name WOODS that are held within the Gravestone Photographic Resource online database. It is quite likely that there are also entries available for alternative spellings of this name. It is very easy for you to check to see if there are any alternative spellings: you just need to look at the page that shows all the names listed under the starting letter (W in this case) of the surname you are interested in.
The WOODS name may also be found within either maiden or family names stored within the GPR.
If you click on a particular name or GPR reference number above you will see details of what information is held for that particular grave monument. If there is a high quality image available then you will be able to order a free copy of it.
If you click on a particular church, parish or town name above then you will see details of all the grave monument images that are available for that particular location.
If there is a blank in the relationship column above then it means that this person is the first named individual on the grave monument.
If you are interested in ordering a number of different images from different graves monuments, it may help if you list in grave order so that everyone mentioned on the same monument are listed together.
Please note that all ages and dates of birth listed in the above list that are shown in red have been calculated and are probably not on the monument.
You should treat the calculated dates of birth with caution as the ages given on monuments are often inaccurate.
The dates and ages on many monuments are also often hard to read.
It is therefore important to use the dates as guides as they may be incorrect.
The same person may appear many times in the above list.
This is because a person can easily be listed on many different monuments.
For instance, a person could be listed on their own grave as well as on the gravestone monuments of their children and their spouse.
Occasionally names will be duplicated because the monument has in error been photographed and indexed twice.
Where a relationship is shown as unknown, this usually means that parts of the monument are illegible and relationship cannot be read.
Where no relationship is given this means that this is normally the first name on the monument.
All the relationships on any particular monument relate to this first named individual.
If there is no burial date then it is likely that they are not buried at this location.
Please note that the GPR records ALL names on monuments.
All comment /feedback /help requests within the Gravestone Photographic Resource for the name WOODS
family in Northern Ireland
I'm trying to locate the burial site of
Robert Woods who came from Charlemont,
Co.Armagh. No idea when he died,his wife's
maiden name was Kerr and they had three
children, John, Margaret, and Mary (who emigrated to Canada in 1847 and settled in Dunnville, Ontario, and who married
James Wheatley who was my 2nd Great-Grandfather on my mothers side. So if anyone has any information on these families I would greatly appreciate
hearing from you. Thank you.
George and Fanny WOODS - thanks for the lovely clear photo of their grave in Altofts Cemetery, Near Wakefield, Yorkshire. It was such a quick response to my request! This couple didn't have any children and Fanny, my 2 x great aunt, came from Melton Mowbray, Leicetershire. I wonder if anyone from the family has ever seen the grave before I saw it today!
Thanks to Charles for running the site and the volunteers who photograph, index etc the graves.
William John Millington Woods and Louisa Woods
Thank you very much to Charles for providing a wonderful photo of an ancestors grave. Let's help Charles by uploading graves from our family tree or sending through to him so that this site grows!
What a brilliant service, just popped my maternal great gran
What a brilliant service, just popped my maternal great grandfathers name and location in and less than five minutes later, got a photo of his gravestone giving his wife's and his mother-in-law's details. Much appreciated, Thanks
Hello I am looking for pte thomas woods 1st Irish guards buried in rutherglen cemetery. Died in Cardiff hospital 13th October 1918 would love to know more this is all I know. He was married to georgina McCartney woods
Thank you Charles, for making these photographs available.
cyril v woods and grace woods
working on family tree great site would love to find the family of cyril and grace woods , i know they have a son timothy but thats as far as i can get
Richard Alexander Rolleston Woods
An invaluable resource
I was amazed that this database was not only in existence but also by its quality and ease of use. To be able to obtain an image of a gravestone in Yorkshire from my home on the south coast has not only eased my research but provided a valuable lead. Thank you.
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