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Henry Woodward (1706 - 1790)

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Henry Woodward
Born in East Bradford, Chester, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Birmingham, Chester, Pennsylvaniamap
Descendants descendants
Died in West Chester, Chester, Pennsylvania, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Feb 2012
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Henry Woodward, son of Richard Woodward and Mary Nayle, was born on July 12, 1706, in East Bradford Twp., Chester Co., Pa.[1] Henry is mentioned in his fathers Will dated Oct 19, 1748.

Henry married Mary Townsend, and died Sept 1, 1790, in West Chester Pennsylvania.


  • Lewis Woodward, M.D. (1879) "Genealogy of the Woodward family of Chester County, Pennsylvania. with an Appendix giving a brief account of the Woodward's of some other portions of the United States". Printed by Ferris Bros. No. 10 East third Street. Wilmington, Delaware.

  • Source: S-2041173149 Repository: #R-2138563101 Title: Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members. Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual Ancestry Family Tree files. This source citation points you to a current version of those files. Note: The owners of these tree files may have removed or changed information since this source citation was created. {]

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    • WikiTree profile Woodward-1065 created through the import of Keller-Freeland-Ferris Family .ged on Feb 27, 2012 by Elizabeth Tapia. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Elizabeth and others.


  1. Genealogy of the Woodward family of Chester Co., Pa


Henry was born in 1706. Henry Woodward ... He passed away in 1790. [2]

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  1. Genealogy of the Woodward family of Chester Co., Pa
  2. First-hand information as remembered by Bryan Patterson, Saturday, December 27, 2014. Replace this citation if there is another source.

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