Lucy Jane Wilson

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

The Life 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 1866
Boone, Indiana, United States
children

(6)

    Otto H. Saunders

    Male1868–1870Male

    Claude W. Saunders

    Male1870–1870Male

    George W. Saunders

    Male1871–Male

    Male1873–1953Male

    Female1876–1909Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1819–1897Male

    Julia Ann Atkinson

    Female1823–Female

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.
1846

Age 1

Iowa is the 29th state.
1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Laura J Sanders in household of S F Sanders, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy J Saunders in household of Samuel T Saunders, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Lucy J Saunders in household of Giles Doty, "Iowa State Census, 1885"

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