When Etta Florence Wilson was born on 20 August 1871, in Westville, Chariton, Missouri, United States, her father, William Henry Wilson, was 26 and her mother, Julia Pauline Krager, was 24. She married George W Fox before 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Baker Township, Linn, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Clark Township, Chariton, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 19 May 1948, in Marceline, Linn, Missouri, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Marceline, Linn, Missouri, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.