Samuel Wilson

about 1851–
Indiana, United States

The Life of Samuel

Samuel Wilson was born about 1851, in Indiana, United States as the son of David Wilson and Eliza Reed. He married Anna Maria Mahnenschmidt on 30 December 1894, in Noble Township, Cass, Indiana, United States.

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Samuel Wilson
Anna Maria Mahnenschmidt
Marriage: 30 December 1894

Spouse and Children


    Anna Maria Mahnenschmidt


30 December 1894
Noble Township, Cass, Indiana, United States

Parents and Siblings

    David Wilson


    Eliza Reed




World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 0

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 31

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel W Wilson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Samuel W Wilson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Samuel W Wilson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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