WOOD, AMOS EASTMAN, a Representative from Ohio;
born in Ellisburg, N.Y., January 2, 1810;
attended the common schools;
moved to Sandusky County, Ohio, in 1833 and engaged in agricultural pursuits;
member of the State house of representatives 1840-1842;
served in the State senate in 1845;
elected as a Democrat to the Thirty-first Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Rudolphus Dickinson and served from December 3, 1849, until his death in Fort Wayne, Ind., November 19, 1850;
interment in Woodville Cemetery, Woodville, Sandusky County, Ohio.