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Walter Abbott Wood

congressman , inventor , manufacturer

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