Person record: WOOD, George S.  (1816-1882)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameGeorge Smart WOOD
Relevance of this personproprietor of optical supply business 
Main period of activity1840s-80s
Relationships to other peoplebrother of WOOD, E.G.  (1811-1896)
uncle of WOOD, A.A., F.C.S.  (1846-1900)
father of WOOD, William  (c.1848- ? )
father of WOOD, John  (1850-6 1901)
date unknown owner/proprietorGeorge Wood
21 October 1816born atClerkenwell, London, England
1844residentHarper Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
1851residentWood Grove, West Derby, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
30 March 185134census record1851 Census of England and Wales, HO107/2192.667.30
1861residentBelle Vue, Wavertree, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
7 April 186144census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/2737.77.24
1871residentWavertree Road, Wavertree, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
2 April 187154census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/3851.80.6
1881-1882residentOlive Mount, 25 Mill Lane, Wavertree, Liverpool, Lancashire, England
3 April 188164census record1881 Census of England and Wales, RG11/3717.50.7
1882~65archive entryNational Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1882 p.448
2 July 188265died atLiverpool, Lancashire, England
(* = main subject)

Gloria Clifton, Directory of British scientific instrument makers 1550-1851 (London: Zwemmer, 1995), p. 303

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