Homer Wilson

1731–
Old Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Homer

Homer Wilson was born in 1731, in Old Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Elizabeth Gemmell in 1756, in Old Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom.

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Homer Wilson
1731–
Elizabeth Gemmell
1735–
Marriage: 1756

Spouse and Children

    Male1731–Male

    Elizabeth Gemmell

    Female1735–Female

MARRIAGE
1756
Old Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 71

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 84

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 92

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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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