Wilson Family

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Descendants of James M. Wilson

Generation No. 1

1. James M.2 Wilson (George1) was born Abt. 1814 in Spartenburg District, South Carolina, and died Bef. 1900 in Winston County, Alabama. He married Nancy Emily Bell Dec 28, 1834 in Rabun County, Georgia, daughter of John Bell and Rhoda Bates. She was born Dec 1814 in Georgia, and died Aft. 1900 in Winston County, Alabama.

Notes for James M. Wilson:
http://wcgs.ala.nu/1867vote.htm
Birth date and birth place from 1867 Voting Registration and Loyalty Oaths (Precinct 6)

1850 Census, Cherokee County (Dist. 15 - H373 - page 429) Georgia - Listed as James Willson (age 36) with wife Nancy E. (age 33) and Henry J. (13), Martha (12), Elizon A. (10), John (8), Harry (6), and Nancy (2).

1860 Census, Winston County (Twp. 10, Range10 - H302 - Page 1231and 1232), Alabama (age 49) Listed as James M. Willson) with wife Nancy (age 46) and six children, John (16), George (14), Nancy (11), James F. (9), Mary (7), and Clementine (2).

1866 State of Alabama Census - Twp. 11, Range 10 - Winston County, Alabama Head of Household: J. M. Willson with a total of six people in the household. One Male (under 10) - probably Thomas Sylvester Wilson

One Male (age 10-20) - probably James Francis Wilson
One Male (over 20) - probably James M. Wilson
One Female (under 10) - probably Clementine Wilson
One Female (age 10-20) - probably Nanry or Mary Wilson
One Female (over 20) - probably Nancy Emily Bell Wilson
**Listed on the same page as son George Daniel Harry Wilson and brother Phillip Wilson.

1866 State of Alabama Census - White Population Census - Winston County, AL Head of Household: James M. Wilson with a total of six people in the household. One Male (Under 10) - probably Thomas Sylvester Wilson

One Male (age 10-20) - probably James Francis Wilson
One Male (age 50-60) - probably James M. Wilson
One Female (under 10) - probably Clementine Wilson
One Female (age 10-20) - probably Nancy or Mary Wilson
One Female (age 40-50) - probably Nancy Emily Wilson
**Other Wilsons listed on the same page are: Henry Wilson; Phillip Wilson;

1870 Census, Winston County (Houston Twp. - H56 - page 521), Alabama (age 58) with wife Nancy (age 56) and two children, Clementine (12), and Thomas (age 7). Living one house down from son James F. Wilson and family.

1880 Census, Winston County (Twp. 10, Range 8 - H29 - Page 4), Alabama (age 67) with wife Nancy E. (age 65). Living next door to son Thomas S. Willson and one house away from son George D. Willson. ========================================================================= James M. Wilson was a customer at the general store in Thorn Hill, Alabama owned by John R. Phillips. Some of his purchases include:3

On Aug. 14, 1877 he purchased 1 box collars 1 btl liniment 1 shirt front all for .85

On Nov. 13, 1877 he purchased 1..00 worth of coffee, 4 lbs sugar and 3 lbs copperas (??) for .25 and bar soap for .10--total bill that day was 1.95 ======================================================================== Alabama Land Records

Name: JAMES M WILSON
Land Office: HUNTSVILLE
Document Number: 791
Total Acres: 160.38
Misc. Doc. Nr.: 4298
Signature: Yes
Canceled Document: No
Issue Date: July 03, 1883
Mineral Rights Reserved: No
Metes and Bounds: No
Statutory Reference: 12 Stat. 392
Multiple Warantee Names: No
Act or Treaty: May 20, 1862
Multiple Patentee Names: No
Entry Classification: Homestead Entry Original
Land Description: 1 NW HUNTSVILLE No 10S 8W 19

Name: JAMES M WILSON
Land Office: HUNTSVILLE
Document Number: 14368
Total Acres: 39.8
Signature: Yes
Canceled Document: No
Issue Date: May 01, 1850
Mineral Rights Reserved: No
Metes and Bounds: No
Statutory Reference: 3 Stat. 566
Multiple Warantee Names: No
Act or Treaty: April 24, 1820
Multiple...
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