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George Atwood Wilson

George Atwood Wilson

Male 1848 -

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  • Name George Atwood Wilson 
    Born Feb 1848  Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The 1860 Census has him at age 9 then. The 1880 Census also puts his birth in 1851, but the 1900 Census shows Feb 1848.
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 13 Oct 1862 to 25 Aug 1863  Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Corporal, So. B, 21st Regiment; on quota of Waterville 
    Occupation 1900  Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Railroad inspector 
    Baptized (LDS) 22 Oct 2003  OAKLA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Confirmed (LDS) 22 Oct 2003  OAKLA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • OCCUPATION: Surveyor
    Person ID I7216  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2016 

    Father Darias Wilson,   b. 26 Jun 1804, Pelham, Hillsborough, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Betsey Putney,   b. Abt 1812, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Oct 1831  Lowell, Middlesex, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7119  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline P. Witham,   b. 28 Mar 1847, Portland, Cumberland, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1899, Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Children 
     1. Adela Adeline Martis,   b. 11 Jul 1871, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1894, Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)  [Adopted]  [Birth]
     2. Brooks B. Wilson,   b. Dec 1870, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Frank Guy Wilson,   b. 9 Sep 1874, Manchester, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1929  (Age 54 years)
     4. George Atwood Wilson, Jr.,   b. 18 Oct 1876, Manchester, Hillsborough, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1935, Chelsea, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     5. Eugene Wilson,   b. Oct 1878, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Harry Eugene Wilson,   b. 18 Oct 1877, North Fairfield, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Arthur Cleveland Wilson,   b. 4 Mar 1882, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1952, Seabrook, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F3546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha A. Mace,   b. Abt 1846, Bangor, Penobscot, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 29 May 1900  Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Second marriage for both the bride and the groom.
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F7117  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Nellie E. Gilman,   b. Abt 1852, Dover, Strafford, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 Jun 1915  Fairfield, Somerset, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Third marriage for the groom, second for the bride.
    Last Modified 23 Jan 2011 
    Family ID F7118  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Corporal, So. B, 21st Regiment; on quota of Waterville - 13 Oct 1862 to 25 Aug 1863 - Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Railroad inspector - 1900 - Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 May 1900 - Waterville, Kennebec, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Jun 1915 - Fairfield, Somerset, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    George A. Wilson, Sr.
    George A. Wilson, Sr.
    Portrait of Andrea's great great great grandfather.

  • Sources 
    1. [S205] 1900 US Census, Waterville, Kennebec, Maine.

    2. [S207] History of Paris, Maine, Geo. J. Varney, 384.
      "Was one of the 'forlorn hope' of three hundred that volunteered to assault Port Hudson in the early days of the siege. It proved to be a wanton waste of life."
      Service ended when the regiment was mustered out.