John Wilson Sr.

29 September 1681–24 November 1761 (Age 80)
Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of John

When John Wilson Sr. was born on 29 September 1681, in Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, his father, William Wilson, was 21 and his mother, Remember Ward, was 21. He married Sarah Lord in 1732, in New Garden, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 24 November 1761, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

John Wilson Sr.
1681–1761
Sarah Lord
1682–1761
Marriage: 1732
John Wilson Jr.
1725–1769

Spouse and Children

    Male1681–1761Male

    Sarah Lord

    Female1682–1761Female

MARRIAGE
1732
New Garden, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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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)

  • John Wilson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • John Willson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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