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John Wilson

Submitted by: Wilbor O. Wilson, Grandson

John Wilson was born 3-4-1827 in Jackson, MS., to James Wilsom and Clarissa (LeFlore) Wilson. He married Jane James 1-31-1850 (Roll #14098). Jane was born 3-3-1837 at Lowndes, MS. Her parents were Dace James and Rutha James. There were 8 children.

They were: Nancy Elizabeth, born 11-13-1851 at Wheelock, I.T. She married Benjamin Frank Byrd 2-17-1871. She died 11-7-1872 at Stone, I.T.

Harriet W., born 3-7-1855 at Wheelock, I.T. She married Ben Frank Locke, M.D. 6-1-1875. She died 10-12-1886 and was buried at Old Goodland Cemetery, I.T. William Ward, born 4-11-1858 (Roll #14100) at Wheelock, I.T. He married Rosana Williams in 1879. He died 7-1-1924 and is buried at Evergreen Cemetery in Paris, TX.

Louis L., born 2-15-1859 at Wheelock, I.T. He died 1-9-1865.

George B., born 4-9-1861 at Wheelock, I.T. He died 1-9-1865.

John D., born 2-22-1864 (Roll #14006) at Wheelock, I.T. He married Florence Belle Turnbul in 1891 and he died in 1915.

Edward Hayes, born 6-9-1868 (Roll #14003) at Oak Hill, I.T. He married Emma Everidge 4-5-1893. He died 12-3-1920 at Paris, Tx. And was buried at Ft. Towson, Ok.

Raphael Franklin, born 6-9-1870 (Roll #14099) at Oak Hill, I.T. He married Emma Jane Bohanon 1-16-1896 at Harris, I.T. He died 3-26-1952 at Paris, Tx. And was buried at Valliant,Ok.

John Wilson was married four time: His first marriage was to Jane James, second was to Nannie Carney, and third was to Ollie Baird and the fourth was to Mrs. Ada Billingslea.

John Died 9-7-1892 and was buried at Goodland, I.T. Jane died 5-2-1909 at Paris, TX. And was bred at FT. Towson, Ok.