• [S4] 1830 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, (East Southwalk), page 211, National Archives micro-publication M19, roll 158.
  • [S35] Family Bible records of Copes-Bissett families, The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, together with the Apocrypha: translated out of the original tongues, and with the former translations diligently compared and revised, by the special command of His Majesty King James I of England. With marginal notes and references. To which are added an index; an alphabetical table of all the names in the Old and New Testaments, with their significations; tables of Scripture weights, measures and coins. Embellished with maps and historical engravings. (No. 171 Market Street, Philadelphia, I. Ashmead & Co. Printers,: McCarty & Davis, 1832); now held by Charles W. Wolfram, Northfield, New Jersey.
  • [S36] Robert Woods, return of death no. 1629 (1903), City Archives, 401 City Hall Annex, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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  • [S178] George V. Copes household, 1850 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Southwark, 2nd Ward, page 107, dwelling 209, family 230; National Archives micro-publication M432, roll 821, viewed on-line from HeritageQuestOnline.com <<http://www.heritagequestonline.com/>>, the number 28 is handwritten in the upper left-hand corner.
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  • [S220] William M. Heller, "Robert & Elizabeth WOODS family group sheets", 6 May 1985 (then residing at Sweetgum Rd., Levittown, Pennsylvania 19056, now Surf Street, Ocean City, New Jersey). Researched from original records (census, vital & burial records, newspapers) and family memories.
  • [S221] Duplicate Cemetery Deed to Robert Wood, 7 September 1869, Book B, page 377, deed no. 7632, original deed destroyed 3 August 1881, a duplicate was issued at request of owner. Photocopy of duplicate supplied to me by Robert Wood's great-grandson, William Heller of Ocean City, New Jersey on 7 August 2001, Mount Moriah Cemetery Association, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.
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  • [S250] Registration of Marriages in the City of Philadelphia, City Archives, 401 City Hall Annex, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The microfilm was hard to read.
  • [S251] Index to Registration of Deaths, City of Philadelphia, 1803-1860, 748, Family History Library micropublication 0978984, City Archives, 401 City Hall Annex, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • [S266] Charles Woods, The Atlantic City Press, Atlantic City, New Jersey, 9 or 10 October 1949, preserved in a scrapbook, without date or page number, owned by Mary A. Wolfram, Northfield, New Jersey.
  • [S275] Charles F. Woods household, 1915 New Jersey state census, Atlantic County, population schedule, Pleasantville, first ward, dwelling 395, family 395, There is no supervisor or enumeration district numbers recorded. Nor is the date or sheet number recorded, although the sheet should be 15B. Enumerated by Newton M. VanSant, original census at New Jersey State Archives, Trenton, New Jersey. Microfilm no. 1465502, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S284] McElroy's Philadelphia Directory for 1850 Containing the Names of Inhabitants, Their Occupations, Places of Buisness, and Occupations, Places of Dwelling Houses Also a List of the Streets, Lanes Alleys, the City Offices, Public Institutions, Banks &c., 13th edition (Philadelphia: Edward C. & John Biddle, 1850) microfilm 1000893, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S285] A.M. M'Elroy's Philadelphia City Directory for the Year 1856 (Philadelphia: McElroy, 1856) microfilm 1000893 item 2, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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  • [S290] M'Elroy's Philadelphia City Directory for 1847: The Names of the Inhabitants, Their Occupations, Places of Business, And Dwelling Houses, And A Table of the Streets, Lanes, Alleys, And City Offices, Public Institutions, Banks &c., 10th edition (Philadelphia: Edward C. & John Biddle, 1847) microfilm 0983355, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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  • [S605] Frank Woods household, 1930 U.S. census, Atlantic County, New Jersey, population schedule, Pleasantville City, 1st Ward, enumeration district no. 62, supervisor district no. 13, sheet 9B, dwelling 203, family 203; microfilm 2341045, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S640] Geo V Copes household, 1870 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, 2nd ward, 4th district, Philadelphia post office, page 137, dwelling 886, family 1107; National Archives micro-publication M593, roll 1388, viewed 16 May 2003 on-line at Genealogy.com census subscription data library.
  • [S642] George Copes household, 1880 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia, 2nd Ward, enumeration district no. 33, supervisor's district no. 1st, dwelling 44, family 48; National Archives micro-publication T9, roll 1167, page 40a is stamped on the page, page 5 is written by the enumerator, viewed on-line at Genealogy.com census subscription data library.
  • [S645] F Charles Woods household, 1910 U.S. census, Atlantic County, New Jersey, population schedule, Atlantic City, 4th ward, 2nd precinct, enumeration district no. 21, supervisor's district no. 2, sheet 5A, dwelling 68, family 68; National Archives micro-publication T624, roll 867, the handwriting of the enumerator is not as good as it ought to be; viewed 17 May 2003 on-line at Genealogy.com census subscriptions.
  • [S647] William Buck household, 1910 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia City, 45th Ward, enumeration district no. 1147, supervisor's district no. 1, sheet 5, dwelling 94, family 97; National Archives micro-publication T624, roll, viewed on-line from Ancestry.com Census Project <<http://www.ancestry.com>>, the line numbers no longer exist on the image, the family is enumerated at the bottom of the page, and it looks as if it might have been burned around the sides.
  • [S690] George Copes household, 1860 U.S. census, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, Philadelphia City, 2nd Ward, Philadelphia post office, page 57, dwelling 410, family 445; National Archives micro-publication M653, the number 423 is stamped in the upper right hand conor of the page, while 57 was written by the enumerator, who had a very nice hand, viewed at Ancestry.com Images On-line Census Project.
  • [S923] Gopsill's Philadelphia City and Business Directory for 1868-9, being a complete and accurate index to the residents of the entire city: their names, businesses and location; A full and actually classified business directory; An appendix of actually useful information of the banks, insurance companies, churches, city items and miscellaneous records carefully selected & arranged (201 South Fifth street, Philadelphia: James Gospill, 1868), compiled by Isaac Cota microfilm 1000896, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S924] McElroy's Philadelphia City Directory for 1863: names of the inhabitants of the consolidated city. Their occupations, places of business, and dwelling houses. A business directory; a list of their streets, lanes, alleys, city offices, public institutions, banks, etc., 26th edition (Philadelphia: E C & J Biddle & Co., A. McElroy & Co., 1863), printed by Sherman & Son microfilm 1377252, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  • [S925] McElroy's Philadelphia City Directory for 1864: names of the inhabitants of the consolidated city. Their occupations, places of business, and dwelling houses. A business directory; a list of their streets, lanes, alleys, city offices, public institutions, banks, etc., 27th edition (Philadelphia: E C & J Biddle & Co., A. McElroy & Co., 1864) microfilm 1377252, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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  • [S1343] Burial permit for Hannah A Bissett, died 25 October 1907, New Jersey certificate no. 26674, . On-line at (http://familysearch.org/recordsearch/).
  • [S1344] John Bissett entry, Philadelphia Pennsylvania death return certificates, no. 12108, died 17 May 1905, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Microfilm no. 1023279. On-line at <http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/>.
  • [S1347] Hanah Copes entry, Philadelphia Pennsylvania death return certificates, City Archives, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Microfilm no. 1987496. On-line at <http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/>.
  • [S1348] John Bissett household, 1900 U.S. census, Cumberland County, New Jersey, population schedule, Landis Township, enumeration district no. 133, supervisor's district no. 6, sheet 3B, dwelling 79, family 79; National Archives micro-publication T623, roll 961, the family number is 80, crossed out and overwritten with 79, the handwriting when it comes to names leaves something to be desired.
  • [S1349] Amanda C. Bissett entry, Philadelphia Pennsylvania death return certificates, died 29 March 1875, City Archives. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, microfilm no. 2026654, on-line at FamilySearch Labs.org <http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/>.
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  • [S1492] John and Hannah Ann (Copes) Bissett photograph, inscribed in pencil on verso "Grand pa & Grandma Bizzett on camp ground Malaga" it was photographed at the end of the 19th century or the very beginning of the 20th. They are shown sitting in the side yard of their cabin at the Malaga Campground, Hannah sitting in a rocket placed in front of a tree and John apparently sitting on a stoll. The photograph itself measures 4½" by 3¾" with a border of 7/8". It has been torn along the borders., in the possession of Charles W. Wolfram (Northfield, New Jersey).
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    Original data: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1800-1882. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. Micropublication M425, rolls # 1-71.
  • [S1783] Martha W Anderson, death certificate no. 32099 (18 March 1925), Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, P.O. Box 1528, New Castle, Pennsylvania . Digitized images, Ancestry.com.
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  • [S1906] Town of Revere, Massachusetts Marriage Book 573, Revere, Massacusetts, The records are preserved by the New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, Massachusetts. Digital images on-line at Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) database 'Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915."
  • [S1907] Charles F Woods gravestone marker, Absecon Presbyterian Cemetery, Absecon, New Jersey; photographed by Mark Maxwell (vf-6 e-mail address), with photograph uploaded 23 April 2010 online to Find a Grave.com (http://www.findagrave.com), Memorial no. 51533785.
  • [S1909] Charles Francis Woods, death certificate no. 92422 (9 October 1949), Department of Health, Division of Vital Records, 101 South Mercer Street, P.O. Box 1528, New Castle, Pennsylvania Digital images online "Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963," Ancestry.com (http//:www.ancestry.com).