David Niven Wilson

12 August 1813–14 September 1877 (Age 64)
Loans, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of David Niven

When David Niven Wilson was born on 12 August 1813, in Loans, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Wilson, was 32 and his mother, Janet Crawford, was 35. He married Barbara Roger on 22 November 1834. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Wardleworth, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Bridgeton, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1871. He died on 14 September 1877, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

David Niven Wilson
1813–1877
Barbara Roger
1816–1903
Marriage: 22 November 1834
William Wilson
1836–1836
Augusta Wilson
1852–1939
Margaret Wilson
1837–1897
David Rodgers Wilson
1839–1919
Janet Wilson
1841–1866
Mary Wilson
1843–1846
Thomas Wilson
1846–1846
Henry Nevin Crawford Wilson
1848–1913
Barbara Wilson
1850–1857

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 November 1834
children

(9)

    Male1836–1836Male

    Margaret Wilson

    Female1837–1897Female

    David Rodgers Wilson

    Male1839–1919Male

    Janet Wilson

    Female1841–1866Female

    Mary Wilson

    Female1843–1846Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Wilson

    Male1780–Male

    Janet Crawford

    Female1778–Female

siblings

(8)

    William Wilson

    Male1800–Male

    Male1802–1869Male

    Thomas Wilson

    Male1804–Male

    Jean Wilson

    Female1806–Female

    Isabella Duncan Wilson

    Female1808–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1815

Age 2

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 12

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
1830

Age 17

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

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)

  • David Wilson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • David Wilson in entry for Henry Wilson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • David Wilson, "Scotland Census, 1851"

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