Posted By:Mary Wilson
Subject:Need help with Wilson lineage!! Very confused
Post Date:July 08, 2003 at 12:39:04
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Forum:Elkhart County, IN Genealogy Forum
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Recently had a match on DNA database to another Wilson family. We are both stuck at the same generation. Hope someone recognizes these families and can help us figure this out.
My line:
James Louis Wilson 1793 near Winchester,VA
served War of 1812 enlisted Ross Co.,OH
married 1821 Mary Stanage in Bellfontaine,Logan Co.,OH
removed ca 1831 to Elkhart Co.,IN died there Feb.1866
two brothers to James Louis Wilson:
John T. Wilson b. ca 1795 near Winchester,VA
served and enlisted with brother James Louis Wilson
m #1 Elizabeth Ray 1816, Ross Co.,OH
m #2 Nancy Carpenter 1826 Logan Co.,OH
removed ca 1831 with brother James to Elkhart
m #3 Margaret Sandels 1859 Elkhart Co.,IN
removed ca 1860 Pottawattamie and then Circleville,Jackson Co.,KS
m #4 Mary Randal 1875 Kansas
Jehu Wilson b March 13,1806 near Steubenville,OH
Not alot known about his activities before marriages
m #1 Elizabeth Rockwell 1831 Huron Co.,OH
removed to Allegon Co.,MI 1850
removed to Kansas ca 1851
m #2 Margaret Williams 1859 in Missouri
died 1895 Geary Co.,KS

Matching line through DNA:
Francis Wilson b ca 1794 Cumberland Co.,NC
wife, father and siblings unknown
son James Madison Wilson b ca 1820 unknown SC
married Matilda or Mary E. Townsend Oct. 1844 in or around Franklin Co., AL. Her father Hiram Townsend son of William Townsend.
This family was in Madison Co.,AL ca 1830, Francis staying through 1860 and James bought BLM 1854 in Franklin Co.,AL

If anyone recognizes these connections please contact me.
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