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Unknown Wilson (Unknown)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Welbourn, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)
Death: 1543 (46-48)
Windsor, Berkshire, England (United Kingdom)
Place of Burial: 2 The Cloisters, Windsor, Berkshire, England, SL4 1NJ, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Wife of William Wilson, of Wellborn
Mother of Rev. Dr. William Wilson; Alexander Wilson and Mary Wilson

Managed by: Cecilie Nygård
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About Unknown Wilson

The name of the wife of William Wilson, gentleman of Welbourn, Lincoln, has not yet been identified. [1] Some online family trees have her maiden name as Collins, but there is no documentation available to prove this.

Her son, Rev. Dr. William Wilson, canon at St. George's Chapel, Windsor, in his last will and testament, named " To my cousin Collins, prebendary at Rochester." This cousin's full name was William Collins (also Collens). He served prebendary at Rochester from 1605 through 1615. He died in 1615. "His patent was reversionary, but he succeeded to the Stall vacant by the death of Dr. Fitch.[2] William Collins (Collens), of Oxfordshire, was a graduate of Oxford, Brasenose College, matriculated 9 December 1586 at age 20; B.A. from St. Edmund Hall 24 March 1590. [3]

Mrs. Wilson's husband, William Wilson, was styled a gentleman, born about 1515, who removed from Penrith and settled at Welbourn, Lincoln. "He acquired considerable estate." William died at Windsor Castle August 27, 1587, and his remains were buried at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.[4]

Sources ↑ Ancestry and descendants of Rev. John Wilson of Boston, Mass. by Bartlett, Joseph Gardner, 1872-1927, Publication date 1907, page 4. ↑ The registers of the Cathedral Church of Rochester, (1657-1837), page 79. ↑ Alumni Oxonienses: Their Parentage, Birthplace, and Year of ..., Volumes 1-2, By University of Oxford, page 310. ↑ Ancestry and descendants of Rev. John Wilson of Boston, Mass. by Bartlett, Joseph Gardner, 1872-1927, Publication date 1907, page 4.

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Unknown Wilson's Timeline

1496
1496
Welbourn, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)
1542
1542
Wellsbourne, Lincolnshire, England (United Kingdom)
1543
1543
Age 47
Windsor, Berkshire, England (United Kingdom)
1545
1545
Penrith, Cumberland, England
1550
1550
Penrith, Cumberland, England
????
2 The Cloisters, Windsor, Berkshire, England, SL4 1NJ, United Kingdom