Ida May Wilson

3 March 1871–29 November 1949 (Age 78)
Burleson, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Ida May

When Ida May Wilson was born on 3 March 1871, in Burleson, Texas, United States, her father, Joseph Jeremiah Wilson, was 21 and her mother, Nancy Viola Sitton, was 16. She married Haines Frank Patnoe on 5 May 1889, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 12 Cokedale, Las Animas, Colorado, United States in 1900 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1910. She died on 29 November 1949, in San Jose, Santa Clara, California, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Haines Frank Patnoe
Ida May Wilson
Marriage: 5 May 1889
Albert Earl Patnoe
Florence Mildred Patnoe
Eva Marian Patnoe
Harry Franklin Patnoe
Theodore Franklin Patnoe
Viola Louise Patnoe
Dorothy Ione Patnoe
Chester Lee Patnoe
Earl Fredrick Patnoe

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 May 1889Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 1
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
    1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles
    Age 11
    Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
    1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company
    Age 23
    Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

    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.

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    Sources (18)

    • Ida Wilson in entry for Dorothy Ione Patnoe, "Nevada County Birth and Death Records, 1871-1992"
    • Ida M Wilson in household of Joseph J Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Ida Wilson in entry for Fred W Lane and Marion E Bayless, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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