Margaret WILSON

1830–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret WILSON was born in 1830, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John A WILSON, was 43 and her mother, Mrs Mary Wilson, was 25.

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Family Time Line

John A WILSON
1787–1860
Mrs Mary Wilson
1805–
John L Wilson
1825–1887
William Wilson
1827–
Nancy WILSON
1826–
Louis Wilson
1828–1912
Margaret WILSON
1830–
Stephen A Wilson
1831–1913
Sarah Wilson
1832–
Mary Ann Wilson
1848–1928

Parents and Siblings

    John A WILSON

    Male1787–1860Male

    Female1805–Female

siblings

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+3 More Children

World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 0

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 0

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 5

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.

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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