Full Name James Rushmore Wood
Born 14 September 1816 in Mamaroneck, New York
Died 4 June 1882 in New York (Manhattan), New York
Buried Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York
Elected 9 January 1858 at age forty-one
[T]he list of those deceased includes 12 names, those of the Rev. Henry W. Bellows, Gen’l J. G. Barnard, Henry Draper, Jonathan Edwards, Fred’k E. Gibert, Alexander L. Holley, Thos. Le Clear, Dr. Erskine Mason, Clarkson N. Potter, Dr. James R. Wood, Robert L. Stuart and Edgar S. Van Winkle.
Augustus R. Macdonough
1883 Century Association Reports