Zedekiah Wood (1808 - 1884)

[Zedekiah Wood]

Zedekiah had two known sons, Wesley and Joseph. Wesley was born November 6, 1846 in Lebanon, Boone Co., Indiana and died January 23, 1931 in Mooresville, Livingston Co., Missouri. On February 19, 1880, Wesley Wood married Malinda Jane Prentiss Mayes. She was born in 1862 in Edinburg, Grundy Co., Missouri and died July 30, 1947 in Mooresville. After Malinda's father died, the widow married Zedekiah Wood when Malinda was still young. Malinda later married one of Zedekiah's sons, Wesley Wood.