Dr. Milo Wilson

Male3 September 1807–3 September 1875

Brief Life History of Milo

Dr. Milo Wilson was born on 3 September 1807, in Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States as the son of David Wilson and ?. 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 Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years and Massachusetts, United States in 1870. He died on 3 September 1875, in Shelburne, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 68.

Photos and Memories (2)

Do you know Milo? Do you have a story about him that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

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

Sources (24)

  • Milo Willson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Milo Wilson in entry for Charles E Severance, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Milo Wilson in entry for Ellen M Severance, "Massachusetts Deaths and Burials, 1795-1910"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 April 1839Ashfield, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    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: 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.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.