|Posted By:||Richard Newton|
|Post Date:||October 14, 2004 at 21:52:30|
|Forum:||Willson Family Genealogy Forum|
Looking for Wilson "Old Family Bible" last known in the hands of Mrs. L Melville French, Manchester, New Hampshire (NH)1906. Line of Wilson came from Antrim, Ire mid-1700's, two brothers John and Robert confirmed at Plainfield, Ct c1755. John Wilson removed to VT 1765 and is buried at Windsor. 8 of 9 sons in Revolutionary War/Green Mtn Boys. SAR and DAR emblems associated to John Wilson (1709-1792). Concentration on line of John1, Robert2, Tamison3. Latter two from Cornish, NH. Applied for Patriot Robert Wilson at DAR. Collateral lines welcome.
Changed spelling of name from Willson to Wilson when removed to VT.