James Wilson

1937–2010 (Age 73)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of James

When James Wilson was born in 1937, in North Carolina, United States, his father, James Edward Wilson, was 43 and his mother, Mattie Della Collins Wilson, was 32. He lived in Haw River Township, Chatham, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and High Point, Guilford, North Carolina, United States in 1985. He died in 2010, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 73.

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James Edward Wilson
Mattie Della Collins Wilson
Nellie Wilson
Edna Marie Wilson
Mary Ann Wilson
Mable Collins Wilson
Samuel Floyd Wilson
James Wilson
Charles Glenn Wilson
Tommy Joe Wilson

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World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 0

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Age 4

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1958 · The First U.S. Satellite in Space

Age 21

Explorer 1 was the first satellite of the United States to be launched and successfully orbit the Earth.

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)

  • Jas Wilson in household of Jas Wilson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jimmy Wilson in entry for Mrs Edward Mullis Archdale, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Jimmy Wilson in entry for Nellie Agner, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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