Christopher Wilson

1446–1520 (Age 74)
Bradfield, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of Christopher

When Christopher Wilson was born in 1446, in Bradfield, Yorkshire, England, his father, John Robert Wilson, was 46 and his mother, Angelina Elison BULL, was 45. He married Ellen Leigh about 1475, in Bradfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He died in 1520, in his hometown, at the age of 74, and was buried in Bradfield, Yorkshire, England.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Wilson
1446–1520
Ellen Leigh
1455–1524
Marriage: about 1475
Ralph Wilson
1474–
Reginald Wilson
1484–
John Wilson
1478–1536
John Wilson
1478–
Richard Wilson
1486–1530

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1475Bradfield, Yorkshire, England
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (1)

    1455 · Wars of the Roses
    Age 9
    Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Willison
    Will
    Willson

    Sources (1)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Christopher Wilson - death: about 1500; England

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