Elias Willison

29 December 1788–19 August 1845 (Age 56)
Brooke, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elias

When Elias Willison was born on 29 December 1788, in Brooke, Virginia, United States, his father, Elisha Willison, Sr., was 21 and his mother, Esther Hyatt, was 19. He married Phebe Vail in 1813, in Licking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in St. Albans Township, Licking, Ohio, United States in 1830 and Fayette Township, Vigo, Indiana, United States in 1840. He died on 19 August 1845, in Clark, Illinois, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Butternut Cemetery, Orange Township, Clark, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias Willison
1788–1845
Phebe Vail
1796–1848
Marriage: 1813
Sallie Willison
1814–
Silas H Willison
1816–1882
Leroy Willison
1830–
Clarissa Samantha Willison
1818–1867
John A Willison
1818–1906
Aaron S. Willison
1822–1865
William W. Willison
1824–1907
Harvey H. Willison
1826–1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1813
Licking, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1789

Age 1

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1803

Age 15

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1804

Age 16

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Will .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elias Willison, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Elias Willison, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Elias Willison, "United States Census, 1840"

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