Charles Deroy Wilson

26 June 1875–24 May 1965 (Age 89)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Charles Deroy

When Charles Deroy Wilson was born on 26 June 1875, in Ohio, United States, his father, Hugh Cochran Wilson, was 36 and his mother, Clarinda Phillips, was 31. He married Hattie Beach on 1 January 1896, in Knox, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Red Bay, Franklin, Alabama, United States in 1910 and Clinton Township, Knox, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 May 1965, in Riverside, California, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Deroy Wilson
1875–1965
Hattie Beach
1875–
Marriage: 1 January 1896
William Jennings Wilson
1896–
Ethel Wilson
1897–
Maude Lilly Wilson
1899–
Nora Wilson
1902–
Gladis Wilson
1904–
Earl Louis Wilson
1905–1978
Clovis Wilson
1908–
Paul Edward Wilson
1910–2002

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1896
Knox, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

    William Jennings Wilson

    Male1896–Male

    Ethel Wilson

    Female1897–Female

    Maude Lilly Wilson

    Female1899–Female

    Nora Wilson

    Female1902–Female

    Gladis Wilson

    Male1904–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh Cochran Wilson

    Male1839–1927Male

    Clarinda Phillips

    Female1843–1925Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1864–1947Female

    John Lewis Wilson

    Male1866–1939Male

    Male1870–Male

    Minnie Leota Wilson

    Female1871–Female

    Female1871–1955Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1887

Age 12

Historical Boundaries - 1887: Franklin, Alabama, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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)

  • Charles D Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Charly D Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Charley D Wilson in household of Hugh C Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"

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