Arthur Isaiah Wilson

12 November 1887–6 January 1958 (Age 70)
Gibson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Arthur Isaiah

When Arthur Isaiah Wilson was born on 12 November 1887, in Gibson, Tennessee, United States, his father, Joseph Jasper Wilson, was 32 and his mother, Mary Angeline Higgins, was 30. He had at least 1 son and 8 daughters with Alice Isabelle Willis. He lived in Civil District 5, Macon, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 6 January 1958, in Scottsville, Allen, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Scottsville, Allen, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Arthur Isaiah Wilson
Alice Isabelle Willis
Bessie Lesla Wilson
Myrtle Edith Wilson
Dollie Mae Wilson
Delavan F "Delmon" Wilson
Valeria Gertrude Wilson
Joseph Isaiah Wilson
Delcie Irine Wilson
Alice Marie Wilson
Mary Helen Wilson

Spouse and Children



    Bessie Lesla Wilson


    Myrtle Edith Wilson


    Dollie Mae Wilson


    Delavan F "Delmon" Wilson



+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 5

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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

Story Highlight

Witcher-Major family by Wanda Major for Scottsville Historical Library, Scottsville, KY

Wanda Gene Witcher Mojor was born in Scottsville, Kentucky on Nov. 1, 1937. Both her parents, Charlie Witcher and Delmon Wilson Witcher, were born and raised there. When Wanda was 2 years old, she wit …

Sources (3)

  • Arthur I Wilson in household of Joe J Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Author I Milan in household of Joe Milan, "United States Census, 1900"
  • A I Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.