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Walter Abbott Wood

Walter Abbott Wood, American congressman, inventor, manufacturer. member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from New York, 46th-47th congresses, 1879-1883.

Background

  • Wood, Walter Abbott was born on October 23, 1815 in Mason, New Hampshire, United States. Son of Aaron and Rebecca (Wright) Wood.

  • Career

    • Partner with John White in mfg.

    Membership

    Member United States House of Representatives (Republican) from New York, 46th-47th congresses, 1879-1883.

    Connections

    • Married Bessie A. Parsons, 1842. Married second, Elizabeth Warren Nichols, September 2, 1868.
    • father: Aaron Wood
    • mother: Rebecca (Wright) Wood
    • spouses: Bessie A. Parsons
    • Elizabeth Warren Nichols
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    Born October 23, 1815
    Died January 15, 1892
    (aged 76)
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