The Indian Biographical Dictionary (1915)/Wood, Hon'ble John Barry
Wood, Hon’ble John Barry, B.A., C.I.E., I.C.S., Secretary, Political Department, Government of India, since 1914; s. of Rev. Joseph Wood, D.D., M.V.O., formerly Headmaster, Harrow High School; b. 1870; educ: Marlborough and Balliol College, Oxford; 1st Class in Classical Moderations; joined service, 1893; Assistant Collector in Bengal, Under Secretary to Government of India (Foreign Department), 1899; 1st Assistant to the Agent, Beluchistan, 1903; Deputy Secretary to Government of India (Foreign Department), 1908; Resident, Lahore, 1913. Address: Ava Lodge, Simla. Club: United Service.