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Henry Wilson

Male 1813 -


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  • Name Henry Wilson 
    Born 29 Jan 1813  Williamstown, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID C377965846559F41B85BD24E2AA62A592939 
    Notes 
    • Child's Gazetteer of Jefferson County, Town of Leray
      Henry Wilson was born in Williamstown, New York, January 29, 1813. When he was quite young his parents removed to this town, where Henry learned the millwright and carpenters' trade. He was twice married, first, to Mary Ann Bassett, of LeRaysville, by whom he had five children, three of whom died young, and two survive, viz.: Julia C. and James E. August 11, 1853, his first wife died, and in 1854 he married Mary J., daughter of Daniel Smith, and they have three daughters and one son, viz.: Mary A. and Sarah A. (twins), Jennie E., and George A. The latter was born on road 49, in this town, in the house in which he now resides, and where he has always lived. He received a good common school education, and at the age of 22 years married Estella L., daughter of David Honeywell, of Seneca Falls, and they had two sons, Henry Grant and Edward Everett.

      1850 Federal Census of LeRay, Jefferson County, New York (29 Jul 1850)
      Henry Wilson - 37 - M - New York
      Mary Ann - 28 - F - New York
      Edward - 8- M - New York
      Julia - 6 - F - New York
      Anna Wilson - 67 - F - Vermont
    Person ID I1334  1B John Bassett of Connecticut
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2012 

    Father Wilson 
    Mother Anna,   b. Abt 1783, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F518  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Mary Ann Bassett,   b. Abt 1822, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1853  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Children 
     1. James Edward Wilson,   b. Abt 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Julia C. Wilson,   b. Abt 1844, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Wilson
     4. Wilson
     5. Wilson
    Family ID F517  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary J. Smith 
    Married 1854 
    Children 
     1. Mary A. Wilson
     2. Sarah A. Wilson
     3. Jennie E. Wilson
    +4. George A. Wilson
    Family ID F521  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart