When Esther Evaline Wilson was born on 25 August 1848, in Monroe, Iowa, United States, her father, Wellington Paul Wilson, was 34 and her mother, Rebecca McBride, was 21. She married Levi Ward Hancock Jr on 4 May 1868, in Lone Pine, Inyo, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Marysville Precinct, Grant, Oregon, United States in 1880 and Inyo, California, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 December 1924, in Lone Pine, Inyo, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Mount Whitney Cemetery, Lone Pine, Inyo, California, United States.
English: from the Middle English personal name Will + patronymic -son ‘son of Will’. Will was a very common medieval short form of William . This surname is also very common among African Americans.
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My grandmother, Onetta May Linge Schoradt, had this rolling pin in her possession when she passed away. She told me that it was carved by Wellington Paul Wilson, who was her great grandfather, for he …
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