William Wilson

16 December 1884–3 December 1953 (Age 69)
McKee, Jackson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of William

When William Wilson was born on 16 December 1884, in McKee, Jackson, Kentucky, United States, his father, Hamilton Wilson, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Moore, was 29. He married Macie York on 8 September 1923, in Laurel, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Laurel, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 3, Laurel, Kentucky, United States for about 5 years. He died on 3 December 1953, in Victory, Laurel, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Landrum Cemetery, London, Laurel, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Wilson
Macie York
Marriage: 8 September 1923
Lou Retha Wilson
Lois Wilma Wilson

Spouse and Children

8 September 1923
Laurel, Kentucky, United States



    Lois Wilma Wilson


Parents and Siblings

    Hamilton Wilson


    Elizabeth Moore




    Rhoda Crawford



World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1902: Laurel, Kentucky, United States
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Wilson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bill Wilson in entry for Macie Wilson, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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