When Theophalis Wilson was born in 1832, in Clay, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Sturgeon Wilson, was 38 and his mother, Rachel Roberts, was 37. He married Minerva Gibson on 13 March 1856, in Owsley, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Owsley, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died on 20 October 1895, at the age of 63.
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.
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