Finley Mcgrew Wilson

17 April 1803–15 July 1871 (Age 68)
Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Finley Mcgrew

When Finley Mcgrew Wilson was born on 17 April 1803, in Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William O. Wilson, was 29 and his mother, Margaret McGrew, was 25. He married Mary Christy in 1822, in North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wesley, Washington, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died on 15 July 1871, in Sullivan, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Linn, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Finley Mcgrew Wilson
1803–1871
Mary Christy
1802–1875
Marriage: 1822
James Christy Wilson
1825–1904
Elizabeth Wilson
1826–1872
William Wilson
1833–1853
Andrew Wilson
1835–1915
Rosetta Wilson
1838–
Jacob Wilson
1843–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1822
North Huntingdon Township, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    James Christy Wilson

    Male1825–1904Male

    Elizabeth Wilson

    Female1826–1872Female

    William Wilson

    Male1833–1853Male

    Andrew Wilson

    Male1835–1915Male

    Rosetta Wilson

    Female1838–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1804

Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 9

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1821

Age 18

Missouri is the 24th state

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 (2)

  • Finley Wilson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • finley mcgrew wilson, "Find A Grave Index"

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