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1822 Born in Bolton
1851 Engineer, employing 120 men, living in Bolton with his wife Lucy 31, and daugher Lucy A Wood 11 Mo
1860 Birth of son Henry Wood
1861 Master engineer, employer of 125 men and 25 boys
1862 Birth of son Edward Hall Wood
1871 John Wood, engineer (master) employing 186 men and 17 boys, living in Bolton with his wife Lucy Wood 51, Edward H Wood 19
1889 Died in Bolton