Jacob Abraham Wilson

6 September 1835–17 October 1917 (Age 82)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Jacob Abraham

When Jacob Abraham Wilson was born on 6 September 1835, in Alabama, United States, his father, Thomas Wilson, was 34 and his mother, Mary Myers, was 31. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Nancy A Kinney. He lived in Lebanon, Laclede, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Polk Township, Christian, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. In 1885, at the age of 76, his occupation is listed as allopath physician in Missouri, United States. He died on 17 October 1917, in Billings, Christian, Missouri, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Billings, Christian, Missouri, United States.

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Jacob Abraham Wilson
Nancy A Kinney
Mary Ann Wilson
Marion Wilson
Lucy Wilson
Edward A Wilson
Clara M. Wilson

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    Mary Ann Wilson


    Marion Wilson


    Lucy Wilson


    Edward A Wilson


    Clara M. Wilson


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 3

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.

Age 25

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

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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Sources (3)

  • Abraham J Wilson in household of Edward B Keightley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Abram Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jacob Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"

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