Place:Wilson, Lynn, Texas, United States

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NameWilson
TypeCity
Coordinates33.318°N 101.727°W
Located inLynn, Texas, United States
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Wilson is a city in Lynn County, Texas, United States. The town was established in 1912 by William Green of Shiner. Green intended to settle this part of Texas with German emigrant farmers on old Wilson County School lands located in Lynn County, hence the town's name.

Wilson is the birthplace of Jerry "Bo" Coleman, a radio disc jockey in Lubbock who was a friend and associate of Buddy Holly and Waylon Jennings.

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