Estelle Elizabeth Wilson

21 February 1895–27 February 1985 (Age 90)
District of Columbia, United States

The Life Summary of Estelle Elizabeth

When Estelle Elizabeth Wilson was born on 21 February 1895, in District of Columbia, United States, her father, Jacob Francis Wilson, was 35 and her mother, Emma Gockeler, was 29. She married William Sheehan Sr on 17 September 1914, in District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 February 1985, in District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, United States.

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William Sheehan Sr
Estelle Elizabeth Wilson
Marriage: 17 September 1914
Mr. William Sheehan Jr

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 1
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1913 · Women's Suffrage Demonstration
Age 18
A demonstration for women's suffrage takes place on March 3, 1913. This is the first suffrage parade in Washington D.C. One of the notable women in attendance is Ida B. Wells.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment
Age 24
The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

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 (9)

  • Estelle Wilson in household of Frank F Wilson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Estelle E Wilson in household of Emma Wilson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Estelle Crawley in household of Robert A Crawley, "United States Census, 1940"

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