Grace Woods (1885 - 1963)

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Grace Woods
1885 - 1963
updated February 06, 2019
Grace Woods was born on July 11, 1885. She died in January 1963 at 77 years of age. We know that Grace Woods had been residing in Washington.


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Grace Woods died in January 1963 at age 77. She was born on July 11, 1885. We are unaware of information about Grace's family or relationships. We know that Grace Woods had been residing in Washington.
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In 1885, in the year that Grace Woods was born, on June 17th, the Statue of Liberty arrived in New York Harbor. Two hundred thousand people and hundreds of boats greeted the statue. It had to be assembled but that had to wait until the pedestal was completed the following April.

In 1898, when she was just 13 years old, magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil Company controlled 84% of the oil and pipelines in the United States. Rockefeller grew Standard Oil through the merger of several other small oil companies throughout the U.S., creating a monopoly.

In 1916, Grace was 31 years old when suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

In 1950, Grace was 65 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1963, in the year of Grace Woods's passing, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

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Grace G Woods
Born: around 1920
Pennsylvania, United States
Grace Viney Woods
Macl, Australia
Grace Patricia Woods
1926 - 1967
Prahran, Australia
Grace Eva Woods
Balw, Australia
Grace Robertson Woods
Nagambie, Australia
Grace Margaret Woods
1893 - 1940
Sth Ncote, Australia
Grace Mccoll Woods
Prahran, Australia
Grace Louisa Woods
1884 - 1935
Carlton, Australia
Grace Margaret Eillson Woods
Fitzroy North, Australia
Grace Thripp Woods
Hawthorn, Australia
Grace Woods
1879 - 1899
Melbourne South, Australia
Grace Mcgowen Woods
Prn Alf Ho, Australia
Grace May Woods
Sep 19, 1902 - Oct 25, 1986
Grace F Woods
around 1881 - Dec 20, 1919
Grace A Woods
around 1887 - Oct 31, 1904
Grace (Hoskins) Woods
Born: around 1911
Grace L. (San) Woods
Born: around 1982
Grace A. (Anguiano) Woods
Born: around 1982
Grace Woods
Nov 1, 1928 - Apr 14, 2009
Tupelo, MS

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Martha Woods
Jul 29, 1883 - July 1965
Martinez, California
Joseph Woods
Jan 7, 1883 - February 1970
Bessemer, Alabama
Mildred Woods
Nov 22, 1896 - May 1971
Depew, New York
Frank Woods
Dec 23, 1888 - September 1968
Oakland, California
Mittie Woods
Apr 23, 1883 - June 1969
Morgan City, Louisiana
John Woods
Apr 17, 1911 - August 1979
Hayward, California
William E Woods
Sep 20, 1916 - Feb 28, 2004
Grass Valley, CA
Patrick Woods
Apr 17, 1887 - January 1974
Oakland, California
Milton Woods
Nov 24, 1902 - February 1968
Monrovia, California
Bess Woods
Aug 5, 1883 - July 1971
Edward Woods
Sep 20, 1883 - August 1969
Monrovia, California
Leonard Woods
Dec 29, 1901 - October 1979
Los Angeles, California
Mark Woods
Jun 3, 1963 - Sep 20, 1999
Verlyn L Woods
Sep 17, 1959 - May 18, 1998
Reno, NV
Wesley Woods
Apr 6, 1909 - August 1974
Jasper, Alabama
Loren R Woods
Sep 4, 1917 - Feb 4, 1994
Loma Linda, CA
Anna E Woods
May 12, 1904 - May 15, 1988
Pomona, CA
Mary L Woods
Sep 23, 1918 - September 1998
San Diego, CA
Edward Woods
Aug 17, 1889 - April 1968
San Francisco, California
Howard Woods
Dec 31, 1895 - April 1981
Stockton, California

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Oct 15, 1908 - Apr 14, 1988
Oakland, CA
John Kovacs
Oct 7, 1915 - June 1983
Oakland, California
Aaron F Geiser
Nov 18, 1914 - Jun 28, 1994
San Leandro, CA
Lloyd Mason
Jul 12, 1905 - November 1973
Oakland, California
Ethel C Kropf
Apr 6, 1909 - Feb 20, 2004
Concord, CA
James W Wren
Oct 23, 1913 - Oct 31, 1995
Oakland, CA
Ethel Bradshaw
Sep 15, 1912 - Aug 30, 1993
Oakland, CA
Donald Voland
Jan 17, 1918 - July 1971
Albert Jones
Dec 27, 1897 - November 1965
Oakland, California
Effisio Amerio
Sep 16, 1911 - May 1976
Arnold, California
Lillian Qualey
Mar 4, 1897 - July 1978
Wenatchee, Washington
Marjorie Trout
Nov 2, 1906 - March 1986
Angels Camp, California
Kathleen Austin
Jul 27, 1907 - Dec 18, 1988
Bend, OR
S A Schlater
Jul 19, 1909 - Dec 17, 1988
Castro Valley, CA
Letha L Henderson
Apr 1, 1916 - May 25, 2000
Sumner, WA
Frank R Dorville
Nov 10, 1909 - May 9, 1991
Lawrence C Larsen
Mar 21, 1895 - Jun 8, 1996
Oakland, CA
Clarence Cunningham
Jan 31, 1915 - September 1977
Rough and Ready, California
Leonard Kerswell
Apr 24, 1905 - December 1969
Oakland, California
William Burton
Sep 12, 1885 - December 1968
San Leandro, California
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