Person:James Wilson (203)

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James Wilson
b.Est. abt. 1720
m. bef. 1742
  1. Andrew Wilsonabt 1742 -
  2. William WilsonAbt 1749 -
  3. Dorcas WilsonAbt 1750 -
  4. James WilsonEst 1750-1754 -
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Name James Wilson
Gender Male
Birth? Est. abt. 1720
Marriage bef. 1742 to Elizabeth Hutchinson
Death[1] 22 August 1781 Greenbrier County, Virginia

James Wilson was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

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Information from Genforum.com post:

Eliz Hutchison & James Wilson-Augusta Co, VA Posted by: William L. Brown (ID *****0198) Date: March 17, 2008 at 10:50:04 of 1753

Elizabeth Hutchison or Hutchinson--died 1 May 1806 Greenbrier Co, Va. About 1730-1740, she wed James Wilson, possibly in Augusta Co, Va. He died 1781 in Greenbrier Co, Va. Children: James Jr, William, Andrew, daughter Dorcus. Elizabeth may be descended from John Hutchison/Hutchinson (1687-1775) who goes Scotland -- Northern Ireland -- America. He married Margaret Marrow. Thanks.

Bill Brown Richardson, Texas

Source: http://genforum.genealogy.com/hutchison/messages/1619.html


From Ancestry Message Board:

From: "William Brown" <newsguybb@sbcglobal.net> To: <wvgreenb@rootsweb.com> Sent: Thursday, May 20, 2010 9:49 AM Subject: Re: [WVGREENB] WILSONs of 1700 Greenbrier Co, WV


Hello, listers, especially Vernon Simmons --

You mentioned the 1781 will of James Wilson in Greenbrier County, with sons Andrew, James & Williams & daughter Dorcus (Dorcas). I'm 99 % sure these are my Wilsons. I found a James Wilson who bought 101 acres in the Beverly Patent in Augusta Co, Va in 1737, but can find no other mention of this James anywhere, but I feel he could be the James in the 1781 will. I think Andrew was the Andrew Wilson Jr who married Janey Hutchison (Hutchinson) in Greenbrier in 1791...my known 3-G grandparents. I'm happy to share all I have and to trade info with anyone. Thanks to all, especially the dedicated work of Hal McCawley.

Bill in Texas

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