Henry Woods (Pennsylvania)
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Pennsylvania's 10th district
March 4, 1799 – March 3, 1803
|Preceded by||David Bard|
|Succeeded by||William Hoge|
|Profession||Attorney land speculator|
Born in Bedford, Pennsylvania, Woods had limited schooling, and attended the subscription schools of Bedford County. He studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1792, and began his practice in Bedford.
Elected as a Federalist to the Sixth and Seventh Congresses, Woods served as a United States Representative for the tenth district of Pennsylvania from March 4, 1799 to March 3, 1803. He then returned to his business interests of land speculation and law as a lawyer.
- United States Congress. "Henry Woods (id: W000722)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress.
- The Political Graveyard
|U.S. House of Representatives|
| Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Pennsylvania's 10th congressional district