Henry Colt Wilson

29 September 1818–13 February 1892 (Age 73)
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Henry Colt

When Henry Colt Wilson was born on 29 September 1818, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Seth Wilson, was 43 and his mother, Rebecca Yarrington, was 34. He married Mary Ann Sealy on 27 March 1843, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Morris Township, Knox, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 13 February 1892, in Mount Vernon, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Forty Fort Cemetery, Forty Fort, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Colt Wilson
1818–1892
Mary Ann Sealy
1824–1854
Marriage: 27 March 1843
Robert P Wilson
1845–1894
Mary Rebecca Wilson
1848–
Jane Jennie Sealy Wilson
1849–1933
Augusta Wilson
1851–
Elizabeth C. Wilson
1853–
John Sealy Wilson
1854–

Spouse and Children

    Male1818–1892Male

    Mary Ann Sealy

    Female1824–1854Female

MARRIAGE
27 March 1843
Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(6)

    Robert P Wilson

    Male1845–1894Male

    Mary Rebecca Wilson

    Female1848–Female

    Jane Jennie Sealy Wilson

    Female1849–1933Female

    Augusta Wilson

    Female1851–Female

    Elizabeth C. Wilson

    Female1853–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Seth Wilson

    Male1775–1825Male

    Rebecca Yarrington

    Female1784–1844Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 18

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

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)

  • Henry C Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Wilson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry C Wilson, "United States Census, 1850"

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