Edward Wilson

Male 1818 - 1861  (43 years)


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  • Name Edward Wilson 
    Born 9 Apr 1818  Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Oct 1861  Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3517  Muse-Nagy
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2019 

    Father Hugh Wilson,   d. Bef 18 Sep 1837, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Nancy,   d. Aft 30 Nov 1837 
    Family ID F1187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Goodwin,   b. 16 Sep 1814, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1873  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 28 Dec 1837  Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hugh G Wilson,   b. 1840, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Nancy B Wilson,   b. 1841, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Charles C Wilson,   b. 1844, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Wilson,   b. 1842, Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F1228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Apr 1818 - Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Dec 1837 - Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Oct 1861 - Tazewell County, Virginia, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    1837 Land Deed for Heirs of Hugh Wilson Pt 1
    1837 Land Deed for Heirs of Hugh Wilson Pt 1
    Tazewell County, Virginia, 30 November 1837

    Land deed regarding the division of estate of Hugh Wilson (deceased).

    Henry Ward and wife received 1/7 part after 1/3 of the estate given to the widow, Nancy. They were given a couple slaves. Henry and wife were also given one plot of land containing 22 acres and one containing 64 acres.

    Those who received land allotments: the Widow Nancy, Henry Ward and wife, Elizabeth Wilson, Jeptha Payne and wife, William Wilson, Nancy Wilson, and Edward Wilson

    Hugh Wilson is the father of Juley or Sarah (Sally) Wilson, Henry Ward's first wife.

    FamilySearch.org, Deed books, 1800-1900 ; indexes to deeds, 1800-1923 (Tazewell County, Virginia), Deeds, Vols. 6-7 1834-1843, film 34202, vol. 7, p. 152-154, img 424-425
    1837 Land Deed for Heirs of Hugh Wilson Pt 2
    1837 Land Deed for Heirs of Hugh Wilson Pt 2
    Tazewell County, Virginia, 30 November 1837

    FamilySearch.org, Deed books, 1800-1900 ; indexes to deeds, 1800-1923 (Tazewell County, Virginia), Deeds, Vols. 6-7 1834-1843, film 34202, vol. 7, p. 155-156, img 426
    1837 Marriage for Edward Wilson and Sally Goodwin
    1837 Marriage for Edward Wilson and Sally Goodwin
    Tazewell County, Virginia, 28 December 1837

    Groom: Edward Wilson
    Bride: Sally Goodwin

    FamilySearch, "Annals of Tazewell County, Virginia, from 1800 to 1924 in two volumes" by John Newton Harman, Vol. 1, p. 106

    1850 US Census for Edw Wilson Household
    1850 US Census for Edw Wilson Household
    Western District, Tazewell, Virginia

    In the household:
    Edw Wilson, 31, farmer, born in VA
    Sally, 37, born in VA
    Hugh, 10, born in VA
    Nancy, 9, born in VA
    Chas, 6, born in VA
    John, 2, born in VA
    Jno Sawyers, 14, born in VA
    1860 US Census for Edw Wilson Household
    1860 US Census for Edw Wilson Household
    Eastern District, Tazewell, Virginia

    In the household:

    Edward Wilson, 42, farmer, born in VA
    Sarah, 47, born in VA
    Hugh G, 21, farmer, born in VA
    Nancy B, 19, born in VA
    Charles C, 14, born in VA
    John, 12, born in VA
    1861 Death for Edward B Wilson
    1861 Death for Edward B Wilson
    Tazewell County, Virginia, 29 October 1861

    Spouse: Sarah B Wilson
    Father: Hugh Wilson
    Mother: Nancy Wilson

    FamilySearch.org, Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912

    Histories
    Sally Goodwin and Edward Wilson, 'The Goodwin Families in America'
    Sally Goodwin and Edward Wilson, "The Goodwin Families in America"
    Sally Goodwin was born December 1811 in Tazewell County, VA. She married Edward Wilson in 1832 in Tazewell County. Edward was the son of Hugh and __ Barnes Wilson. She died in 1870. Their children: Hugh, Nancy, John, and Charles.

    William and Mary College Quarterly Historical Magazine Vol. 6 (1 January 1898), "The Goodwin Families in America-Appendix", p. 103