Spiers Wilson

25 April 1857–8 October 1924 (Age 67)
Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Spiers

When Spiers Wilson was born on 25 April 1857, in Wishaw, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, George Wilson, was 52 and his mother, Janet Collins, was 33. He had at least 7 sons and 6 daughters with Margaret Lockhart. He lived in Dalziel, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 8 October 1924, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Spiers Wilson
Margaret Lockhart
Margaret Wilson
George Franklin Wilson
Daniel Lockhart Wilson
Thomas Wilson
Jeanette Wilson
Mary Ellen Wilson
Ethel Elizabeth Wilson
Irene Wilson
Vern Bruce Wilson
Roy James Wilson
Spiers Wilson
Angus Buchanan Wilson
Isabelle Wilson

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World Events (8)


Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868

Age 11

The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 18

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Spears Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Speirs Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Spears Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"

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