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Henry Woods

politician

Henry Woods, American congressman. Member United States Ho.

Background

Woods, Henry was born in 1764 in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

Received a limited schooling; attended the subscription schools of Bedford County, Pa.; studied law; was admitted to the bar in 1792

Career

Commenced practice in Bedford, Pa.; elected as a Federalist to the Sixth and Seventh Congresses (March 4, 1799-March 3, 1803); engaged as a land speculator Died Bedford, 1826.

Membership

Member United States Ho.