Richard Luck Wilson

7 January 1819–8 July 1907 (Age 88)
Taylorsville, Maury, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Richard Luck

When Richard Luck Wilson was born on 7 January 1819, in Taylorsville, Maury, Tennessee, United States, his father, Garland Wilson, was 48 and his mother, Mary Polly Cook, was 43. He married Elizabeth "Eliza" Fenner . Greer . Wilson on 13 November 1841, in Johnson, Roane, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Johnson, Tennessee, United States in 1900. He registered for military service in 1865. He died on 8 July 1907, in Mountain City, Johnson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Mountain City, Johnson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Luck Wilson
1819–1907
Elizabeth "Eliza" Fenner . Greer . Wilson
1823–1877
Marriage: 13 November 1841
James Garland Wilson
1842–1922
Joseph C. Wilson
–1967
Sarah L. Wilson
Venie Wilson
William Harrison Wilson
1844–
George S. Wilson
1845–1919
Jacob M Wilson
1847–1913
Mary Ellen Wilson
1849–1853
Robert D Wilson
1851–1917
John King Wilson
1853–1934
Richard L Wilson
1856–1857
David Buck Wilson
1858–1864
Jerry Miller Wilson
1860–1950

Spouse and Children

    Male1819–1907Male

    Elizabeth "Eliza" Fenner . Greer . Wilson

    Female1823–1877Female

MARRIAGE
13 November 1841
Johnson, Roane, Tennessee, United States
children

(13)

    James Garland Wilson

    Male1842–1922Male

    William Harrison Wilson

    Male1844–Male

    George S. Wilson

    Male1845–1919Male

    Jacob M Wilson

    Male1847–1913Male

    Mary Ellen Wilson

    Female1849–1853Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 16

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846

Age 27

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • Richard L Wilson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Richard L Willson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Richard L Wilson, "United States Census, 1850"

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