Dr. Milo Wilson

7 February 1807–28 September 1875 (Age 68)
Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Milo

When Dr. Milo Wilson was born on 7 February 1807, in Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, his father, David Wilson Jr, was 28 and his mother, Betsey Holland, was 24. He married Mary Ranney on 23 April 1839, in Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 28 September 1875, in Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 68.

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Dr. Milo Wilson
Mary Ranney
Marriage: 23 April 1839
Ellen M. Wilson
Isabella Wilson
Clara Isabel Wilson
George Milo Willson
Dr Charles Milo Wilson

Spouse and Children


    Mary Ranney


23 April 1839
Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States


    Ellen M. Wilson


    Isabella Wilson


    Clara Isabel Wilson


    George Milo Willson


    Dr Charles Milo Wilson


Parents and Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 1

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Age 5

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 18

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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)

  • Milo Willson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Milo Wilson in household of Dennis Wilson, "Massachusetts State Census, 1855"
  • Milo Wilson in household of Dennis Wilson, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"

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