Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tombstone Tuesday - Mary Catherine Wood

Mary Catherine
Aug. 7, 1871
Apr. 1, 1959

Our Mother's Resting Place is to Us 
the Most Sacred Place on Earth

Buried Smithland Cemetery, Smithland, Kentucky. Tombstone photographed 6 April 2013.

According to Kentucky death certificate #8310 (1959), Mary Catherine Wood, a widow, died in McCracken County. Her parents are listed as Peter Henry and Sarah Howton. The informant was Florence Edmonds, her daughter.

The 1880 Dyers Hill, Livingston County census lists the family of Peter H. Henry, age 53, and wife Sarah E. Henry, age 34 with their children Mary C., Lacy M., Augustus and Unice O.E. Henry.

Published 28 February 2017, Western Kentucky Genealogy Blog, http://wkygenealogy.blogspot.com/

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