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Mary Wilson (Sheehand)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Columbiana, OH, USA
Death: Died in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
Place of Burial: Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Sheehand and Arena Sheehand
Wife of Whitford Gill Wilson
Mother of Amanda Wilson; Jasper Green Wilson; Rheumina (Or Jemina) Earl; Sarah Jane Dailey; Martha Ann Wilson and 5 others
Sister of William John Sheehand

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About Mary Wilson (Sheehand)

Born 15 Nov 1804, near New Lisbon, Columbiana, OH to John SHEEHAND and Arena WOOD. She married Whitford Gill WILSON 24/5 May 1824 in Richland Co., OH. With her husband and children, she moved to Kirtland, OH, MO, and Nauvoo, IL.

Mary's last two children were born in Nauvoo after the 1842 Census was taken and are identified here:

Calvin Clinton was born 25 Dec 1842. He crossed the plains with his parents, later marrying Emeline Elizabeth MILLER in 1865 in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, UT. He died on 24 Aug 1913 in Ogden, Weber, UT. Victoria Elizabeth WILSON was born in Nauvoo also, on 15 Nov 1855. She married Darwin Epaphroditus CHAFFIN in Farmington, Davis, UT on 23 Oct 1861. She died in Dec 1930 in Farmington and is buried there.

Leaving Nauvoo in 1846, Mary and her family moved to Garden Grove where they stayed until moving west in 1849. She is found in the 1850 Utah Census as Mary WILLSON, age 46, born OH. She died 8 Mar 1892 in Farmington, Davis, UT and is buried there. (AF-S; NAUl:16; FFU:52; HTWIO:422; NTE; SEB)

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Mary Wilson's Timeline

1804
November 15, 1804
Columbiana, OH, USA
1825
January 4, 1825
Age 20
Richland, Ohio, United States
September 17, 1825
Age 20
Perryville, Green Twp, Richland, Oh
1827
August 6, 1827
Age 22
Perrysville, Green Twp., Ashland, Ohio, USA
1829
February 22, 1829
Age 24
Loudonville, OH, USA
1830
December 21, 1830
Age 26
Perryville, Green Twp, Richland, Ohio
1833
June 17, 1833
Age 28
Perryville, Green Twp, Richland, Oh
1835
May 20, 1835
Age 30
Perryville, Ashland, Ohio, USA
1837
April 20, 1837
Age 32
Perryville, Green Twp., Richland, Ohio
1840
August 17, 1840
Age 35
Nauvoo, Hnck, Il