Margaret Lucendea Wilson

14 January 1818–27 December 1901 (Age 83)
Greene, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Lucendea

When Margaret Lucendea Wilson was born on 14 January 1818, in Greene, Ohio, United States, her father, Seth Wilson, was 21 and her mother, Sarah Hussey, was 19. She married John Stilman Young on 7 February 1839, in Tazewell, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Pekin, Tazewell, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 27 December 1901, in Elm Grove Township, Tazewell, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83.

Photos and Memories (1)

Do you know Margaret Lucendea? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Stilman Young
1816–1880
Margaret Lucendea Wilson
1818–1901
Marriage: 7 February 1839
David Cheney Young
1839–1924
Seth W Young
1841–1905
Charles Crawford Young
1844–1905
Theodore S. Young
1846–1920
Sarah P Young
1849–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 February 1839Tazewell, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 1
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1824
    Age 6
    Historical Boundaries: 1824: Sangamon, Illinois, United States 1824: Illinois, United States 1827: Tazewell, Illinois, United States
    1846
    Age 28
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    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.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Willison
    Will
    Willson

    Story Highlight

    Margaret Lucendea Wilson

    Margaret had red hair. They lived in Pekin, Illinois, but she often visited Iowa. "I was born in Green County, Ohio, (near where the town of Dayton is now located) 14 Jan 1818, and am a little older …

    Sources (8)

    • Mary Young in household of Theodore Young, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Margaret L Nilson, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Margaret Young in household of John S Young, "United States Census, 1870"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.