1860 Census / Rosella and children Horace, Lurenia, Marion, William
In 1860 Horace Wood (9yrs) is found living with his Uncle James Wood's family in Tippacanoe, Henry, Iowa.
Brother Marion Wood (7yrs) is found living next door with his Uncle Simeon Wood's family in Tippacanoe, Henry, Iowa.
His mother Rosella (Tilton) Wood and two siblings, Adelia (11yrs) and William (5yrs) are in Watkins Twp, Dent Co., MO living next door her brother Roswell Tilton's family.
1860 CENSUS --
1860 U.S. Census, Tippacanoe, Henry, Iowa, 8 Aug 1860. Rome P.O., pg. 372 & 373, Roll 324, Book 1, Pg 372, Line 27 (134/135):
HORACE MITCHELL WOOD
Household Members: Name Age
J M Wood 28 Head
Celinda Wood 21 Wife [Selinda (Holcomb) Wood]
David Wood 4 Son
Nancy Wood 3 Daughter
Josephine Wood 1 Daughter
Loretta Wood 55 Mother [Lorena (Ellis) Wood]
Elijah Wood 23 Brother
Sarah Wood 18 Sister
Mary Wood 15 Sister
Rosella Wood 13 Sister
Horace Wood 9 Nephew [son of Abraham & Rosella]
MARION SYLVESTER WOOD
Household Members: Name Age
Simeon Wood 31 Head
Mary Wood 24 Wife [Mary I.(Hollingsworth)Wood]
Henry Wood 3 Son
Emma Wood 1.12 Daughter
Marion Wood 7 Nephew [son of Abraham & Rosella]
ROSELLA (Tilton) WOOD
LURENIA ADELIA WOOD
WILLIAM ELLIOTT WOOD
1860 Census Watkins Twp, Dent Co., MO, Roll 168, Book 1,Lines 25-26, pg 26 (?),(138/138):
Rose Wood/29/F/Widow, 600 value of real estate, 300 value of personal estate,b. New York
Lurenia A., 11/F/Daughter, b. OH
William, 5/M/Son, b. IA
Rosswell Tilton 29 Head [Roswell Spencer Tilton]
Anne Tilton 23 Wife [Persis Ann (Wood) Tilton]
Hannah M Tilton 2 Daughter
James S Tilton 2.12 Son
Rosella TILTON, daughter of Jacob S. Tilton, was born 6 Jan 1830 in Oneida Co., NY, and died 31 Oct 1906 in Downs, Osborne Co., KS. She was buried in Downs, Osborne Co., KS. She married1 Abraham Harrison WOOD, son of James M. WOOD and Lurena Meranda ELLIS, in 1846. He was born 1826 in NY and died 6 OCT 1854 in Henry Co.,Iowa.
She married2 Benjamin Head CLARK 17 Sep 1860 in Dent Co., MO, son of James CLARK and ADELIA. He was born 3 Aug 1833 in Chenango Co., NY, and died 21 Nov 1916 in Leavenworth, Leavenworth Co., KS. He was buried in Downs, Osborne Co., KS.
Children of Rosella TILTON and Abraham H. WOOD are:
i. Horace Mitchell WOOD b: 1848 in Tippecanoe Twp,Henry Co.,IA
ii. Lurenia Adelia WOOD b: 14 NOV 1848 in Tippecanoe Twp,Henry Co.,IA and died 10 FEB 1893.
iii. Marion Sylvester WOOD b: 4 DEC 1850 in Tippecanoe Twp.,Henry Co.,IA
iv. William Elliott WOOD b: Abt 1854 in Tippecanoe Twp,Henry Co.,IA
Children of Rosella TILTON and Benjamin Head CLARK are:
i. James Spencer CLARK was born 4 Jul 1861, and died 17 May.
ii. Emilson Ann CLARK was born 14 Sep 1863, and died 30 Mar 1951.
iii. John Reynolds CLARK was born 21 Jul 1866 in Seneca, Nemaha Co., KS, and died 8 Dec 1940 in Kansas City, Wyandotte Co., KS.
iv. Adelia Anjaline CLARK was born 11 Apr 1868, and died 12 Mar 1952.
v. Mary Jane CLARK was born 25 Jun 1870.
vi. Lurena R. CLARK was born 20 Feb 1872.
6 Oct 1854: Abraham dies when Rosella is only 24 yrs. old and she lives with her children on shared land with her brother-in-law James Milton Wood, Jr. and his family.
Rosella (Tilton) Wood remarries Benjamin Clark abt.1861.
1856 U.S. Census, Tippecanoe, Henry, IA, 1856. 1856 State Census of Iowa, Henry County, Tippecanoe Twp, ED unknown, pg. 887, lines 31-37; pg. 889, lines 1-7, Microfilm H.Q. V221-17
James M. Wood, 24/M, 3 yrs residence, b. NY, farmer, native voter
Silinda Wood, 16/F, 3 yrs residence, b. New York [wife]
David S. Wood, 1/M, 1 yrs residence, b. IA [son]
Simeon Wood, 28/M, 3 yrs. residence, b. NY, carpenter, native voter [brother]
Eliga Wood, 18/M, 3 yrs residence, b. OH, farmer [Elijah, brother]
Sarah Wood, 14/F, 3 yrs residence, b. OH [sister]
Cathrine Wood, 12/F, 3 yrs residence, b. OH [sister]
Rosella Wood, 7/F, 3 yrs residence, b. OH [sister]
Lurinna Wood, 51/F, widow, 3 yrs residence, b. VT
Rosella Wood, 24/F, widow, 3 yrs residence, b.NY
[Widow of Abraham Wood 1826-1854]
Adelia Wood, 7/F, 3 yrs residence, b.OH
Harris Wood, 5/M, 3 yrs residence, b. OH [Horace]
Marion Wood, 3/M, 3 yrs residence, b. OH
William Wood, 1/M,1 yrs residence, b. IO
Rosella's brother Roswell married Abraham Wood's sister Persis. By 1860 Rosella has moved closer to her brother with her daughter and son William.
Persis Ann WOOD married Roswell Spencer TILTON 22 AUG 1852 in Madison Co.,Ohio.
Persis Ann WOOD, daughter of James M. Wood and Lurena Meranda Ellis, was born 17 AUG 1835 in Genesee Co.,NY, and died 8 AUG 1902 in Mitchell Co.,KS. She married Roswell Spencer TILTON 22 AUG 1852 in Madison Co.,Ohio, son of Jacob S. TILTON. He was born 6 JAN 1831 in Vienna,Oneida Co.,NY, and died 7 JAN 1900 in Center Twp.,Mitchell Co.,KS.