Joseph Willson

11 June 1770–
Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Willson was born on 11 June 1770, in Keene, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, his father, Joseph Willson, was 25 and his mother, Mary Woods, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Eunice Collins. He lived in Marlborough, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States in 1820 and Saranac, Clinton, New York, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Willson
Eunice Collins
Eunice Wilson
Joseph Wilson
Olive C. Wilson
Stillman Willson

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World Events (8)

Age 6
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
Age 6
New York is the 11th state.
Age 33
France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Name Meaning

English (eastern): variant of Wilson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

Joseph Willson Junior

It is noted on spreadsheet that Joseph was a blacksmith. info submitted by George W. White

Sources (11)

  • Joseph Wilson in entry for Eunice Wilson, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Joseph C Roberts in household of Jonathan Roberts, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Joseph Willson, "United States Census, 1820"

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