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Wood, James [called General Wood]locked

  • Alexander Gordon
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Wood, James [called General Wood] (1672–1759), nonconformist minister, son of James Wood (bap. 1639, d. 1694), nonconformist minister, and his wife, Anne Townley (d. 1724), was born at Atherton, Leigh parish, Lancashire. His grandfather, also James Wood (d. 1667)...

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