Henry Gilbert Wilson

23 December 1869–20 January 1902 (Age 32)
Stanton, Readington, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Henry Gilbert

When Henry Gilbert Wilson was born on 23 December 1869, in Stanton, Readington, Hunterdon, New Jersey, United States, his father, Andrew Flatt Wilson, was 35 and his mother, Ann Casner, was 30. He married Susan Ada Frymire on 16 January 1896, in Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Eldred Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years and Burlington, Burlington, New Jersey, United States in 1920. He died on 20 January 1902, at the age of 32.

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Henry Gilbert Wilson
Susan Ada Frymire
Marriage: 16 January 1896
Harry G Willson
Allen Frymire Willson

Spouse and Children

16 January 1896
Montgomery, Pennsylvania, United States



    Allen Frymire Willson


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 8

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Age 10

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.

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)

  • Henry G Wilson in household of Andrew F Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Harry Willson in household of Andrew Willson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Gilbert M Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"

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