Benjamin Wilson

1 June 1689–30 September 1760 (Age 71)
Bristol, Bristol, Massachusetts Bay, British Colonial America

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Wilson was born on 1 June 1689, his mother, Hester Chandler, was 37 and his father, John Wilson, was 49. He married Anne Greenman on 9 January 1719, in Rhode Island, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 30 September 1760, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Wilson
1689–1760
Anne Greenman
1699–1728
Marriage: 9 January 1719
Mary Wilson
1717–
Benjamin Wilson
1719–
William Wilson
1725–
Elizabeth Wilson
1730–

Spouse and Children

    Male1689–1760Male

    Anne Greenman

    Female1699–1728Female

MARRIAGE
9 January 1719
Rhode Island, British Colonial America
children

(4)

    Mary Wilson

    Female1717–Female

    Benjamin Wilson

    Male1719–Male

    William Wilson

    Male1725–Male

    Elizabeth Wilson

    Female1730–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Hester Chandler

    Female1652–Female

    John Wilson

    Male1640–1695Male

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)

  • Benjamin Wilson, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Benjamin Wilson, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Benjamin Wilson, "Rhode Island Town Marriages Index, 1639-1916"

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