Sir John William Wilson

about 1440–1536 (Age 96)
Bradfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sir John William

When Sir John William Wilson was born about 1440, in Bradfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Sir John Robert Wilson II, Earl of Cuper, Burgess of Edinborough, was 15 and his mother, Lady Ada Antoinette Erasmus, was 15. He married Margaret Baxter Harvie on 19 May 1469, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1536, in his hometown, at the age of 96.

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Family Time Line

Sir John William Wilson
1440–1536
Margaret Baxter Harvie
1450–1490
Marriage: 19 May 1469
John Thomas Wilson
1469–1570
Edmond Wilson
1476–
Lady Isabel Wilson
Robert Wilson
Henry Wilson
1477–1575
Thomas Wilson
1484–1519
David Wilson
1489–1547
Alexander Wilson
1490–1524

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 May 1469
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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    Male1440–1536Male

    Male1446–1520Male

    James Wilson

    Male1450–1492Male

    Sir John Wilson Kt, Burgress of Fife

    Male1450–1492Male

    Sir Thomas Wilson

    Male1451–1470Male

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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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WILLSON\WILSON FAMILY HISTORY FOLLOWS:

WILLSON-WILSON FAMILY 18 November 2019 2016 GENERATIONS (MORE WILSON’S BEFORE 1400) (QUESTIONS: 1. Is Thomas Willson and Isabella Bryce really Henery Willson’s parents? 2.Did Henery Willson really d …

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