Wilson S. Weiser

Male1845–22 July 1864

Brief Life History of Wilson S.

When Wilson S. Weiser was born in 1845, in Delaware, Ohio, United States, his father, John E. Weiser, was 30 and his mother, Nancy Foust, was 25. He married Elizabeth A. Truby on 8 March 1864, in Putnam, Ohio, United States. He lived in Scioto, Delaware, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Perry Township, Putnam, Ohio, United States in 1860. He died on 22 July 1864, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 19, and was buried in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States.

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Wilson S. Weiser
Elizabeth A. Truby
Marriage: 8 March 1864

Sources (17)

  • William S Weiser, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wilson Wiser, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Wilson Weiser, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1864Putnam, Ohio, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (5)


    Age 1

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 8

    Historical Boundaries: 1853: Fulton, Georgia, United States

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 15

    Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

    Name Meaning


    nickname meaning ‘wise man’, from an agent derivative of Middle High German wīsen ‘to teach’.

    variant of Weisser . Compare Wiser .

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

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