Thomas Jefferson Wilson

25 March 1832–8 April 1915 (Age 83)
St. Albans, Franklin, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas Jefferson

When Thomas Jefferson Wilson was born on 25 March 1832, in St. Albans, Franklin, Vermont, United States, his father, George Clinton Wilson, was 31 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Kinney, was 26. He married Mary Ann Sewell on 19 April 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in West Weber, Weber, Utah, United States in 1900 and Wilson, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 8 April 1915, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jefferson Wilson
1832–1915
Mary Ann Sewell
1847–1914
Marriage: 19 April 1869
Thomas Jefferson Wilson
1870–1943
Martha Jane Wilson
1871–1959
Emily Florence Wilson
1874–1943
George Clinton Wilson
1878–1952
Charles Edward Wilson Sr
1882–1966

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 April 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

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    Parents and Siblings

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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 7
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 25
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

    Name Meaning

    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.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Willison
    Will
    Willson

    Story Highlight

    Thomas Jefferson Wilson 1832

    THOMAS JEFFERSON WILSON Thomas Jefferson Wilson is the son of George Clinton Wilson and Elizabeth Kinney. He was born 25 Mar 1832 in Richland County, Ohio. He came to Utah 28 August 1853 in the D …

    Sources (23)

    • Thomas Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Thomas J Wilson in entry for Martha Jane Wilson Schneider, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • J Thomas Willson, "United States Census, 1880"

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