John J. Wood
|John Jacob Wood|
February 16, 1784|
Clarkstown, Rockland County, New York
|Died||May 20, 1874
New City, Rockland County, New York
|Title||U.S. Representative from New York's 2nd District|
|Term||20th United States Congress (1827–1829)|
Wood was elected to the 20th Congress (March 4, 1827-March 3, 1829) as a Jacksonian. He returned to Rockland County after one term, where he served again as inspector of schools 1829-1831 and 1835 to 1837. He was Surrogate of Rockland County in 1837.
- John J. Wood at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 2013-12-18
- Historical record to the close of the nineteenth century of Rockland County, New York. Van Deusen & Joyce. 1902. p. 431. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
- Historical record to the close of the nineteenth century of Rockland County, New York. Van Deusen & Joyce. 1902. p. 180. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
- The Civil List and Constitutional History of the Colony and State of New York. Albany, NY: Weed, Parsons & Company. 1889. p. 130. Retrieved 2013-12-18.
|United States House of Representatives|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from New York's 2nd congressional district
1827 – 1829