Henry Woods (MP)
Woods was the son of William Woods of Wigan and his wife Elizabeth Marsden, daughter of Jonathan Marsden. He was a cotton manufacturer at Wigan, and a colliery owner. He was Deputy Lieutenant and J.P. for Lancashire.
Woods died at the age of 59.
Woods married firstly in 1854 Hannah Hindley daughter of Charles Hindley MP of Portland House, Ashton-under-Lyne. She died in 1857 and he married secondly in 1864, Henrietta Emma Gilbert, daughter of Ashurst Gilbert, Bishop of Chichester.
- Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Henry Woods
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James Alexander Lindsay
|Member of Parliament for Wigan
1857 – 1874
With: Francis Sharp Powell 1857–1859
James Lindsay 1859–1866
Nathaniel Eckersley 1866–1868
John Lancaster 1868–1874
James Lindsay, Lord Lindsay
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