Cosper Elmer Wilson

Brief Life History of Cosper Elmer

When Cosper Elmer Wilson was born on 23 September 1917, in Willow Wood, Windsor Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States, his father, Elmer Wilson, was 30 and his mother, Maude Baldwin, was 28. He lived in Windsor Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Lawrence, Ohio, United States in 2000. He died on 10 June 2000, in Ashland, Boyd, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Wilgus, Mason Township, Lawrence, Ohio, United States.

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Cosper Elmer Wilson
1917–2000
Hazel Faye Payne
1925–1990

Sources (9)

  • Casper R Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Cosper Elmer Wilson, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Casper Wilson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

1941

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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.

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