Noted events in his life were:
1. Appearance in Document, 15 Nov 1809, Sampson County, North Carolina, United States. Deed of gift from William Wood Sr to Kitty and Abram Gainey for slave "Easton". (Sampson Co Court Records)
2. Will, 2 Sep 1813, Sampson County, North Carolina, United States. Will of William Wood lists wife Elizabeth, sons Jesse, Moore, William, and Jonathan, daughters Susana (wife of Isaiah Warren), Hespy Brown, Nancy (wife of William Smith), Winney Best (wife of Thomas Best), Penny (wife of John Ingram), Kiddey (wife of Abram Ganey), and Phereby (wife of Abner Ingram). Probated 20 Feb 1816. (Sampson Co Wills)
William married Elizabeth UNKNOWN.