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Submitted by Zeta Wilson Peterson.




      b. 5/20/1828 (Westmoreland Co., PA)
      d. 7/10/1909 (Garden Prairie Community, DeKalb Co., MO); burial Mt. Pleasant Cemetery,

       Cameron, DeKalb Co., MO.


      Father: Abraham Wilson b. 1795 in Hopewell Township, Beaver Co., PA d. 1/28/1868. Burial

      Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA, Plot D/19.

Mother:   Sarah Jane Chalmers  b. 1795 in England  m. 9/12/1821 d.  3 Apr 1863 (1868).  Burial Lower Marsh Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Gettysburg, PA, Plot D/19.  
Siblings:  Florence Wilson, Theodore Wilson, David Wilson d. infancy, John Wilson, Mary Ann Wilson Flowers, Francis Call Wilson, Adley Calhoun Wilson 


Grandfather:  George Clinging Wilson m. spouse unknown

      Children of George:  Abraham, Margaret, Sarah, Elizabeth, Samuel, Robert, Agnes

      James Wilson m. Margaret Carson, 6/16/1858 (1859) in Parris, Washington Co., PA; dau. of Wm. Carson and Martha Haney of WV; b. 2/13/1838 New Manchester (Pughtown), Hancock Co., WV; d. 3/14/1925 burial in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Cameron, DeKalb Co., MO.      

     Children of James Wilson and Margaret Carson

Robert Porter Wilson,
b. 5/02/1860 Hancock County, WV; d. 6/23/1942 Cameron, Dekalb Co., MO; burial Mt. Pleasant Cem., Dekalb Co., MO - never married

Wm. Wallace Wilson, b. 10/16/1861 Hancock Co., WV;  m. Cora C. Fickes;  d.  2/22/54 (a widow), Torrance, CA; burial Fairhaven Cem., Santa Ana, CA


James Carson Wilson,  b.  7/11/1863  Hancock Co., WV; m. (1) Frances Reed Martz,  (2) Minerva Redman,  born abt. 1860 Maysville MO, (3) Netta Warner, d. 11/17/1906 Narcatur, KS of pneumonia;  burial in Redman Cemetery; services at Union Chapel, East of Maysville, MO.

      Frank Hutchinson Wilson, b. 10/22/1866  Hancock Co., WV; m. Elva Estelle Fickes 1890-91 Maysville, Dekalb Co., MO.

      Nora Ann Wilson, b. enroute to IA from Hancock Co., WV; d. age 26 (abt. 1894); never married.

     Etta Mae Wilson, b. 4/14/1870  Stennett, Montgomery Co., IA; m. "Thomps" Redman 10/24/1895  - lived on Farm of Minerva Wilson.  David Thompson (Thomps) Redman 1871-1958 was son of Nathaniel Miles Redman (1826-1898 who married 9/15/1857 Mahala Ann Parker (1838-1886).

     Eva Margaret Wilson, b. 4/14/1870 Stennett, Montgomery Co., IA; m. John Davis Maze    

     Benton Theodore Wilson, b. 5/09/1872 Red Oak, Montgomery Co., IA   d. 4/1953; m. Edna Gertrude Steele, b. 1/09/1901 Cameron, Clinton, Missouri, dau. of George W. Steele & Anna Louise Harris.

     Samuel Abram Wilson,  b.  DeKalb Co., MO (Garden Prairie Community); m. Mary Ella O'Connor  5/31/1898  DeKalb Co., MO, dau. Of John O’Connor and Nancy Jane McCord.

     Thomas Hartford Wilson,  b. 11/10/1877 Westrope Ranch, Grant, IA; m. Rachel Jane Reed (m. Amos Ireland, left a widow) (lived Elliott/Griswold in Montgomery County, IA) d.  September 1965.