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Elijah Jefferson Wilson[1, 2, 3]

Male 1884 - 1950


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  • Born  1 Jan 1884  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender  Male 
    Alt. Birth  Jan 1885 
    • 1900 Census: born Jan 1885, age 15
    Alt. Birth  Abt 1886 
    • 1910 Census: age 34
    Census: Federal  14 Jun 1900  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) Thomas Wilson, head, white male age 42, married 20 years, born Nov 1857 in GA, parents born in GA, farmer, owns farm #117
      2) Virginia Wilson, wife, white female age 36, mother of 8, 8 living, born May 1862 in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Bessie Wilson, daughter, single white female age 16, born Feb 1884 in GA, attended school 8 months
      4) Jeff Wilson, son, white male age 15, born Jan 1885 in GA, attended school 5 months
      5) Hattie M. Wilson, daughter, white female age 13, born Feb 1887 in GA, attended school 5 months
      6) Johny Wilson, son, white male age 10, born Aug 1889 in GA, attended school 9 months
      7) Jessee Wilson, son, white male age 8, born Mar 1892 in GA, attended school 9 months
      8) Dolie WIlson, daughter, white female age 5, born Aug 1894 in GA
      9) Charlie Wilson, son, white male age 4, born May 1896 in GA
    Census: Federal  18 Apr 1910  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    • 1) Elijah J. Wilson, head, white male age 24, married 1 year, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, owns farm #22 with mortgage
      2) Hattie Wilson, wife, white female age 21, mother of 1, 1 living, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Ruby M. Wilson, daughter, white female age 7 months, born in GA
    Census: Federal  22 Jan 1920  Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 1) Jeff E. Wilson, head, white male age 36, born in GA, parents born in GA, general farmer, owns farm #146
      2) Hattie Wilson, wife, white female age 30, born in GA, parents born in GA
      3) Ruby WIlson, daughter, single white female age 10, born in GA, attended school
      4) Ruth Wilson, daughter, single white female age 7, born in GA, attended school
      5) Virginia Wilson, daughter, single white female age 3 months, born in GA
    Name  Bud 
    Occupation  farmer 
    Died  3 Mar 1950  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried  Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I1535  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  10 Jan 2011 

    Father  John Thomas Wilson,   b. 2 Nov 1858, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1930, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Virginia Newberry,   b. 27 May 1862, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1943, , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  15 Dec 1878  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F462  Group Sheet

    Family  Hattie Gardner,   b. 11 Aug 1888, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1978, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Oct 1908  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Ruby Mae Wilson,   b. 27 Aug 1909, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1989
     2. Ruth Sarah Wilson,   b. 22 Feb 1912, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1957
     3. Living
    Last Modified  5 Feb 2006 
    Family ID  F550  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1884 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 14 Jun 1900 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Oct 1908 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 18 Apr 1910 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 22 Jan 1920 - Pine Hill Road, Lynn, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 3 Mar 1950 - , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 355, 409.

    2. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Mr. J. T. Wilson, box 175, vol. 16, no. 23, Thursday, 4 Sep 1930, page 1.

    3. [S52] The Post-Search Light, Bainbridge, Georgia, on microfilm, (Bainbridge, Georgia: Gilbert H. Gragg Library), obituary for Mrs. Jennie N. Wilson, box 180, vol. 28, no. 26, Thursday, 18 Nov 1943, page 1.

    4. [S28] Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, near Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, joint grave marker for Eligah Jefferson and Hattie Gardner Wilson, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 19 Nov 2005.

    5. [S1261] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 191, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 37, p. 17A, dwelling 330, family 339, Thomas Wilson household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 7 Jul 2008.

    6. [S1260] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 184, Pine Hill-Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 57, p. 161A, dwelling 5, family 6, Morgan E. Cloud household, accessed 7 Jul 2008, 16 Jun 2008.

    7. [S1260] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 248, Pine Hill Militia District 1188, enumeration district (ED) 57, sheet 34A, dwelling 39, family 40, Elijah J. Wilson household, accessed 10 Jan 2011, 10 Jan 2011.

    8. [S1251] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Georgia, Decatur County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), Jeff E. Wilson household, Pine Hill Militia District 1188, district 42, dwelling 331, family 345, page 17A; citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm publication T625, roll 248.

    9. [S368] "Decatur County Georgia Marriage Records, 1824 - 1945," database, Decatur County, Georgia Rootsweb, Jordan Dodd, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~gadecatu/Marriage/surindex.html), marriage of E. J. Wilson & Hattie Gardner, 18 Oct 1908, E-177.

    10. [S25] Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 409.