Mary Wilson: Birth: 1 Aug 1836. Death: 21 Sep 1837
Note: 320, railroad judgement $640 per 1891 Supplemental Land Tax book of Scotland Co, MO.
CENSUS: 1870 Scotland MO. W. Wilson 59 KY Margaret Wilson 58 VA James Wilson 26 OH Russ? Wilson 22m OH Lucretia Wilson 22f OH W.J. Wilson 19m OH.
CENSUS: 1880 George H. ROBERTS Self M Male W 28 PA Farmer OH OH Jane ROBERTS Wife M Female W 28 VA Keeping House VA VA Margaret WILSON MotherL W Female W 63 VA At Home VA VA Belle CRITZ Other S Female W 14 IL At School VA VA Source Information: Census Place Union, Scotland, Missouri Family History Library Film 1254736 NA Film Number T9-0736 Page Number 200B
CENSUS: 1900 Scotland, Missouri Martin Wilson Feb. 1846 age 54y single born WV, parents WV (Is this clerk error for Mordecai?) Margaret Wilson mother Oct 1817 age 83y born WV parents VA children 5, 4 living
DEATH: Died age 90 years 8 months
OBITUARY: Jas. Gillespie Publ. Memphis Reville 28 Feb. 1907 p.2-col.1 Margaret McCallister Wilson, the subject of this sketch, was born in Putnam County, West Virginia October 19, 1816. She was married to John Wilson November 5, 1835. Hers has been an eventful life, her husband having made the trip to Scotland County, Mo. to pick out a home for the family, was lost on the return trip and all search for him was in vain. It is thought that he perished. Fifty-two years ago she came with her children to the home her husband had purchased for her, ten miles north of Memphis, where she has lived with her children since. Forty years ago she joined The Bethel C.P. Church and was ever a faithful member, peacefully falling asleep in Jesus on Feb. 21, 1907. The funeral was conducted in the Bethel Church by the Rev. J.J. Bostick and the remains were laid in the cemetery nearby. She lived to be a good old age being over 90 years old. All her children, but three, preceded her to their long home. The surviving ones are Mrs. Roberts, of Memphis, Frank Wilson, of Milton, Iowa, and Mordica Wilson who remained with his mother in the old home.
Note: Margaret owned 40 acres on Section 29 in Twp 67 Range 11 Scotland Co, valuation by State by $
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