When Arthur Fredrick Wilson was born on 5 September 1926, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, his father, Frederick Walter Wilson, was 42 and his mother, Anna Amalia Sorenson, was 40. He died on 21 December 1999, in Fountain Hills, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 73.
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.