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William Lyne Wilson
Birth: May 3, 1843
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1900
Lexington
Lexington City
Virginia, USA

US Congressman, Presidential Cabinet Secretary. He served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. He was elected to represent West Virginia's 2nd Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1883 to 1895. He then served as United States Postmaster General from 1895 to 1897. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Nannie Huntington Wilson (1845 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  Walter Lyne Wilson (1671 - 1913)*
  William Huntington Wilson (1869 - 1915)*
  Bettie Huntington Wilson (1879 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Edge Hill Cemetery
Charles Town
Jefferson County
West Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Jun 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7618591
William Lyne Wilson
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William Lyne Wilson
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William Lyne Wilson
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- grave hunter
 Added: Jan. 15, 2013
Remembering you today..a fine Confederate soldier
- Robin Jaggers
 Added: Oct. 17, 2012
R.I.P. to a hero from my hometown!
- OL REBEL
 Added: Sep. 21, 2011
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