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James Wilson

Birthdate: (74)
Birthplace: Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland
Death: December 15, 1917 (74)
Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand (Cardiac Failure)
Place of Burial: Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Son of James Wilson, Snr and Margaret Wilson
Husband of Mary Ann Wilson
Father of James Charles Arthur Wilson; Bertha Mary Margaret Wilson, Ms; Maud Ellen Maplesden; Rubina Frances Harmston; Andrew Joseph Tasman Wilson and 4 others
Brother of Mary Wilson; Andrew Wilson and William Wilson

Occupation: Gold Miner
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About James Wilson

  • James immigrated to Melbourne with his parents and 3 siblings on the ship "James Brown", which landed in Geelong on the 05/01/1853.
  • He later Immigrated to NZ in September 1863 on the ship "Star of India" after enlisting in the 1st Waikato regiment in Geelong, Melbourne Australia.
  • Regimental No. 1058
  • James is buried in Greymouth, New Zealand cemetery. No headstone at present.
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James Wilson's Timeline

Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland
November 6, 1882
Age 39
Greymouth, West Coast, New Zealand
June 22, 1884
Age 41
Ahaura, West Coast, New Zealand
September 21, 1886
Age 43
Ahaura, West Coast, New Zealand
July 24, 1888
Age 45
Ahaura, West Coast, New Zealand
July 16, 1892
Age 49
West Coast, New Zealand
April 5, 1897
Age 54
Ahaura, West Coast, New Zealand
January 11, 1900
Age 57
Ahaura, West Coast, New Zealand
March 5, 1902
Age 59
Ahaura, Grey District, West Coast, New Zealand