Josiah Wood
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Josiah Wood (1843 - 1927)

The Hon. Josiah Wood
Born in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canadamap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 14 Jan 1874 in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canadamap
Descendants descendants
Died in Sackville, New Brunswick, Canadamap
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Preceded by
Lemuel John Tweedie
13th Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick
March 6, 1912 – June 29, 1917
Succeeded by
Gilbert Ganong
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Josiah Wood is Notable.
This profile is part of the Wood Name Study.


Josiah was born in 1843. He is the son of Mariner Wood.

  • Member of Parliment for Westmorland
  • Senator of Canada
  • First mayor of Sackville, New Brunswick
  • 13th Lieutenant Governor of New Brunswick
  • Considered to be the founder of Sackville.[1]



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