Philip Wilson

1 June 1788–27 March 1863 (Age 74)
Niagara, Niagara, Lincoln, Upper Canada, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Philip

When Philip Wilson was born on 1 June 1788, in Niagara, Niagara, Lincoln, Upper Canada, British Colonial America, his father, Jacob Willson, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Buchner, was 31. He married Lydia Elizabeth Monroe about 1812, in Lynedoch, Norfolk, Upper Canada, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 27 March 1863, in Windham, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 74, and was buried in Charlotteville, Norfolk, Ontario, Canada.

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Philip Wilson
Lydia Elizabeth Monroe
Marriage: about 1812
Catharine Wilson
Lucinda Willson
Abner Wilson

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World Events (1)

1791 · Upper Canada
Age 3
Upper Canada 1792 divides Ontario into 19 counties. On September 17 the first Parliament [sic] of Upper Canada assembled.

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.

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Sources (2)

  • Philip Wilson in entry for Abner Wilson and Emily Moore, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Philip Wilson, "Find A Grave Index"

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