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Samuel Wilson

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
Death: Died in Newcastle, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
Place of Burial: Glidden Cemetery , Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Moses Wilson and Jane (Jenny) Wilson (Somes)
Husband of Eliza Wilson (Dodge)
Father of Washington Dodge Wilson; Luther P. Wilson; Oliver B. Wilson; Annie J. Hoskins (Wilson); Charles E. Wilson and 3 others
Brother of Mary Ann Pierce (Wilson); David Wilson; Reuben Wilson; Margaret Stanton (Wilson); Wilmot Wilson and 1 other

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Andrew Wilson
Last Updated:

About Samuel Wilson

"Samuel Wilson was born in 1806 at Edgecombe, ME. He was the son of Moses and Jane (Somes) Wilson, of Edgecomb. He married Eliza Dodge on October 6, 1831 in Newcastle, Maine. He became a farmer at Newcastle, where he d. 6 May, 1878."

"Eliza and Samuel's children:

  • Washington Dodge Wilson, b. at Newcastle, Sept, 1833 where he d. Sept, 1887;
  • Luther P. Wilson, b. and d. Oct., 1835;
  • Oliver B, Wilson, b. Oct, 1836, d. Feb, 1878;
  • Annie J. Wilson, b. Dec, 1838;
  • Charles Edwin Wilson, b. Feb, 1841;
  • Delia E. Wilson, b. March, 1844, in Newcastle:
  • Mary Ava Wilson, b. 2 Dec, 1848*;
  • Carrie Bell Wilson, b. March 1854"

June 1860 US census for Edgecomb, Lincoln County, ME lists: Samuel Wilson, 54, occupation: Farmer; Eliza Wilson, 52; Charles E. Wilson, 19, occupation: Laborer; Delia Wilson, 16; Mary A. Wilson,11; Cai-- B. Wilson, 6; Jen Wilson, 74. All residents born in Maine.

June 1870 US census, Edgecomb, Lincoln County, ME lists Benjamin Dodge Jr., 24; Mary A. Dodge, 21, b. Maine, occupation: Keeping House; Simon Dodge, 17, Farm Laborer. Living in the same dwelling in different household are Samuel Wilson, 64; Eliza D. Wilson, 62; Carrie Wilson, 17, attending school.

Sources:

"Genealogy of the Dodge Family of Essex County, Mass. 1629-1894" By Joseph Thompson Dodge, p.246 - https://archive.org/details/genealogyofdodge011894dodg

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=wilson&GSiman=1&GScid=89960&GRid=48902417&

http://www.dodgefamily.org/CemeteryHeadstonePages/Maine/Newcastle_GliddenCemetery/GliddenCemtery_Newcastle_ME.shtml

heritagequestonline.com - cenuses

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Samuel Wilson's Timeline

1806
1806
Edgecomb, Lincoln County, Maine, United States
1831
October 6, 1831
Age 25

Maine, Marriages, 1771-1907

Marriage of Samuel Wilson to Eliza Dodge October 6th, 1831
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine

1833
September 1833
Age 27
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1835
October 1835
Age 29
1836
October 1836
Age 30
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1838
December 2, 1838
Age 32
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1841
February 1841
Age 35
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1844
March 19, 1844
Age 38
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1848
December 2, 1848
Age 42
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States
1854
March 19, 1854
Age 48
Newcastle, Lincoln, Maine, United States