Jesse Stephen Wilson

1 August 1867–12 November 1916 (Age 49)
Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Jesse Stephen

When Jesse Stephen Wilson was born on 1 August 1867, in Scipio, Millard, Utah, United States, his father, George Deliverance Wilson, was 59 and his mother, Martha Ann Riste, was 27. He married Keziah Rebecca Wilson on 6 October 1895, in Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 12 November 1916, in Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Hillsdale Cemetery, Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Jesse Stephen Wilson
Keziah Rebecca Wilson
Marriage: 6 October 1895
Eunice Allie Wilson
Mary Agnes Wilson
Jesse Stephen Wilson
Wellington Paul Wilson
George Deliverance Wilson
Rebecca Wilson
Don Carl Wilson
Rulon McBride Wilson
Calvin Wilson
Leora Wilson

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment
Age 1
As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 14
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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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Jesse Stephen Wilson 1899-1977

LIFE STORY OF JESSE STEPHEN WILSON (as written in 1963 with additions dictated to Lilith during early 1977) I was born on April 22, 1899 in a house just north of our last Hillsdale home. It had …

Sources (33)

  • Jesse S Willson in household of George Q Willson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Jesse S Wilson in household of George Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jesse S. Wilson, "United States Census, 1900"

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