Sanford Weston Wilson

2 September 1929–20 February 1994 (Age 64)
Chase City, Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States

The Life of Sanford Weston

When Sanford Weston Wilson was born on 2 September 1929, in Chase City, Mecklenburg, Virginia, United States, his father, Archer Sanford Wilson, was 17 and his mother, Hallie Elizabeth Gregory, was 19. He married Mazie Joyce Campbell on 5 October 1949, in Halifax, Halifax, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States in 1994. He died on 20 February 1994, at the age of 64, and was buried in Sanford, Lee, North Carolina, United States.

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Sanford Weston Wilson
Mazie Joyce Campbell
Marriage: 5 October 1949
Kim Carla Wilson

Spouse and Children

5 October 1949
Halifax, Halifax, North Carolina, United States


    Kim Carla Wilson


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.
1941 · Pentagon is Built in Arlington

Age 12

The Pentagon was developed as the Department of Defense had outgrown the other buildings were it was previous located.The groundbreaking for the Pentagon was on September 11, 1941. When the Pentagon was being built, it was determined that it could be no taller than four stories high. Colonel Leslie R. Groves was the supervisor of the project, he would later become known for helping on the Manhattan Project.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 18

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

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)

  • S W Wilson in household of Archie S Wilson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sanford W Wilson in household of Archer S Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Sanford Weston Wilson in entry for James Steward Greer and Narda Gale Wilson, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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