Lucy Jane Wilson

19 April 1845–5 March 1913 (Age 67)
Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Lucy Jane

When Lucy Jane Wilson was born on 19 April 1845, in Bourbon, Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, her father, George W. Wilson, was 26 and her mother, Julia Ann Atkinson, was 22. She married Samuel T. Saunders on 27 September 1866, in Boone, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Benton, Iowa, United States in 1905 and Polk Township, Benton, Iowa, United States in 1910. She died on 5 March 1913, in Urbana, Benton, Iowa, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Kisling Cemetery, Benton, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel T. Saunders
1837–1907
Lucy Jane Wilson
1845–1913
Marriage: 27 September 1866
Otto H. Saunders
1868–1870
George W. Saunders
1871–
Claude W. Saunders
1870–1870
Frank Newton Saunders
1873–1953
Josephine Mabel Saunders
1876–1909
Charles Raymond Saunders
1885–1905

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 September 1866Boone, Indiana, United States
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (1)

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1847
    Age 2
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Benton, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 18
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 269682;2007: 580669; 2010: 801882)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

    Sources (18)

    • Laura J Sanders in household of S F Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Lucy J Wilson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
    • Lucy Wilson in entry for Jacie Mable King, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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