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Emma Lawson Wilson
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Birth: 1850, Scotland
Death: 1939
Iowa, USA

The 1880 US census for Perry, Tama, Iowa, lists Mary Lawson as a member of Peter and Emma Wilson's household. Her relationship is listed as mother.

The 1925 Iowa census for Perry, Tama, lists Emma's parents as John and Helen (Lang) Lawson, while the same census lists her sister Margaret Lawson Child's parents as John and Mary (Lang) Lawson. Census records sometimes switch first and middle names when recording the same person. My own gg grandmother is sometimes listed as Harriet R. and sometimes as Rachel H. I believe that Helen and Mary are two names for the same person, Emma's mother.


Paternal link provided courtesy of Phyllis Zegers. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Lawson (1804 - 1862)
  Mary Anna Lang Lawson (1804 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Peter J. Wilson (1836 - 1887)*
 
 Children:
  John Lawson Wilson (1872 - 1920)*
  Mary W. Wilson (1875 - 1964)*
  Sheridan Smith Wilson (1878 - 1957)*
  Andrew Wilson (1880 - 1902)*
  Grace G. Wilson (1882 - 1883)*
  Nell Wilson Currens (1884 - 1966)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lizzie W. Lawson Wilson (____ - 1868)*
  Mary Lang Lawson Lawson (1835 - 1921)*
  Robert Lawson (1837 - 1859)*
  Margaret L. Lawson Childs (1841 - 1933)*
  George B. Lawson (1843 - 1912)*
  Emma Lawson Wilson (1850 - 1939)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Emma's inscription is on the north face of the monument, making it particularly difficult to get a clear photo. I photographed it from an oblique angle to catch the reflection from the sky.
 
Burial:
Buckingham Cemetery
Traer
Tama County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Kari
Originally Created by: Couple of Gravers
Record added: Dec 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62496472
Emma <i>Lawson</i> Wilson
Added by: Kari
 
Emma <i>Lawson</i> Wilson
Added by: Couple of Gravers
 
Emma <i>Lawson</i> Wilson
Added by: Couple of Gravers
 
 
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