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Agnes Wilson (Henderson)

Birthdate:
Death: 1796 (49)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Henderson and Sarah Henderson
Wife of James Wilson
Mother of Sarah Swan; Mary "Molly" Shields; Agnes Templin; John Wilson; Martha Strain and 4 others

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Immediate Family

About Agnes Wilson

Not the mother of Judge James Wilson

Biography

WILSON-BAIRD HISTORY

John Wilson died 7/9- 1773- The children mentioned in his will are;

  • (1) John, (II) b, 1742, m, Mary Wray, d, 1/4-1799;
  • (2) James, b, 7/13-1743, a, Agnes Henderson, d, 6/3-1799
  • (3) Hugh, went to Georgia;
  • (4) William,b, , d, 1778 of army fever
  • (5) Samuel.b,1754, d, 1799."

(Letter from R..7.Craven, Seattle Vvash., to F.C.S 5/26-1901)

The family record of John Wilson II as taken from an old bible published in Edinboro Scotland in 1781 and now in the possession of Prof. L.C.Grlcnn of Vanderbilt University shows that John Wilson born 1702 married Mary Wray about 1762 and died 1/4-1799 She was born in 1737 and died 4/3-I83O. . Both are buried in the cemetry at Olney Church near Kings Mountain North Carolina. ( I visited their graves in June 1940 and with ray finger traced the nearly obliterated inscriptions on the monuments sacred to their memories. 7.C.S.)

It is though they had eleven children although but nine are mentiones In the record ..n the bible.

Sources

  1. Wilson-Baird history / by Frank C. Shepherd. . Shepherd, Franklin Crothers, 1858-
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Agnes Wilson's Timeline

1746
September 14, 1746
1770
April 7, 1770
Age 23
1773
January 27, 1773
Age 26
1777
February 4, 1777
Age 30
1779
February 18, 1779
Age 32
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
March 29, 1779
Age 32
1781
May 16, 1781
Age 34
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
1783
October 18, 1783
Age 37
Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United States
1787
June 11, 1787
Age 40
1789
August 28, 1789
Age 42