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John Wilson
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1811
Girvan
South Ayrshire, Scotland
Death: May 21, 1892
Traer
Tama County
Iowa, USA

John Wilson Memorial# 62605558
b. Aug 4, 1811, Glessal farm , Ayrshire, Scotland
d. 21 May 1892, Traer, Tama, Iowa

John was born on Glessal farm in Ayrshire. He was the son of James Wilson and Jane Lusk Wilson. He married Jean McCosh in Ayrshire. They had fourteen children, James, Peter, Flora, Jean Lusk, Janet, John, West, Andrew, Agnes, David, Margaret, Elizabeth and Sarah. Lived near Old Luce, Wigtown, Scotland until 1851 when they came to Norwich, Connecticul. They arrived in Tama County in 1855 and settled on a farm three miles southwest of Traer.

Link to Father James Wilson, Memorial# 95281630
Mother: Jane Lusk Wilson Memorial# 95281648

Jean McCosh Wilson Memorial# 62605735
b. March 7, 1815, in Straiton, Ayrshire Scotland
d. May 6, 1881, in Perry, Tama, Iowa.

The above biographical information was provided courtesy of Wilson Family decendant and Find A Grave member Marilyn Harrison. Thank you

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John's sister, Margaret is also buried in Buckingham Cemetery. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Wilson (1779 - 1865)
  Jane Lusk Wilson (1789 - 1861)
 
 Spouses:
  Jean McCosh Wilson (1815 - 1881)
  Martha J. Stoakes Wilson (1821 - 1910)*
 
 Children:
  Agnes Wilson (____ - 1871)*
  James Wilson (1835 - 1920)*
  Peter J. Wilson (1836 - 1887)*
  Flora Wilson (1838 - 1935)*
  Jean Lusk Wilson Smith (1840 - 1919)*
  John Wilson (1843 - 1886)*
  West W. Wilson (1848 - 1923)*
  David Wilson (1851 - 1897)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Kerr Wilson McDowall (1808 - 1874)*
  Janet Wilson Galt (1809 - 1901)*
  John Wilson (1811 - 1892)
  Andrew Wilson (1815 - 1817)*
  Jean Wilson Sloss (1818 - 1904)*
  West Wilson (1820 - 1907)*
  Sarah Wilson McMillan (1822 - 1907)*
  Christina Wilson Dodd (1824 - 1913)*
  Grace Wilson Wilson (1826 - 1918)*
  James Wilson (1827 - 1901)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 80 Years, 9 Ms.
 
Burial:
Buckingham Cemetery
Traer
Tama County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Couple of Gravers
Record added: Dec 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62605558
John Wilson
Added by: Marilyn Harrison
 
John Wilson
Added by: Couple of Gravers
 
John Wilson
Added by: Couple of Gravers
 
 
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