George Allen Wilson

4 September 1893–12 July 1959 (Age 65)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Allen

When George Allen Wilson was born on 4 September 1893, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Benjamin Semple Wilson, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Jane Means, was 25. He married Edith Eveline Melvina Eckman on 15 June 1932, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States. He lived in Casa Grande, Pinal, Arizona, United States in 1920 and Supervisorial District 1, Pima, Arizona, United States in 1940. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 12 July 1959, in Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in South Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States.

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George Allen Wilson
Julie Mae Stone
Marriage: 15 January 1951

Spouse and Children

15 January 1951
Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Benjamin Semple Wilson





World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 11

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

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)

  • George A Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George A Wilson in household of Bew S Wilson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George C Wilson in household of Benjamin S Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"

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