Benjamin Wilson

1869–Male
Jacksboro, Jack, Texas, United States

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Wilson was born in 1869, in Jacksboro, Jack, Texas, United States, his father, Daniel Asbury Wilson, was 36 and his mother, Tryphenia Jane Tipton, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Asbury Wilson
1833–1890
Tryphenia Jane Tipton
1837–1917
James L Wilson
1862–1888
Walter Wilson
1869–
Emma Elizabeth Wilson
1865–
William P. Wilson
1866–1888
John Tipton Wilson
1868–1930
Benjamin Wilson
1869–
Minnie Margaret Wilson
1874–1950
Charles L. Wilson
1876–
Rachel H. Wilson
1878–
Franklin B. Wilson
1880–

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World Events (3)

1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 1

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.

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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