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John Thomas Wilson

Male 1858 - 1930  (71 years)


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  • Name John Thomas Wilson  [1, 2
    Born 2 Nov 1858  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Aug 1930  , Brinson, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 29 Aug 1930  Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Bainbridge, Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I1272  Main
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2011 

    Father Uriah Wilson,   b. Abt 1831, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jun 1864, , Richmond, Richmond (city), Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Sarah Ann Rich,   b. 3 May 1838, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1913, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Mar 1857  , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Dec 1878  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Children 
     1. Sarah Frances Wilson,   b. 6 Sep 1879, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1962, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
     2. Susan Elizabeth Wilson,   b. 13 Feb 1882, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
     3. Elijah Jefferson Wilson,   b. 1 Jan 1884, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1950, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     4. Hattie Mae Wilson,   b. 4 Feb 1886, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Oct 1966, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     5. John Williams Wilson,   b. 29 Aug 1888, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1962, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     6. Jesse Thomas Wilson,   b. 26 Mar 1891, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1966, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     7. Carrie Madora Wilson,   b. 10 Aug 1894, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1976, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     8. Charles Martin Wilson, Sr.,   b. 7 May 1896, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1950, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2005 
    Family ID F462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S25] Book: Georgia-Decatur - Decatur County, Georgia - Past and Present 1823-1991, Decatur County Historical Society, compiler, (Roswell, Georgia: WH Wolfe Associates, Historical Publications Division, 1991), 355 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S128] Florida, Leon, Tallahassee - notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S28] Cemetery: Georgia, Decatur, near Brinson - Bethel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, joint grave marker for J. T. and Jennie Wilson, photographed by Gail Rich Nestor, 19 Nov 2005 (Reliability: 3).
      Inscription:
      WILSON
      JENNIE WILSON J. T. WILSON
      MAY 27, 1862 NOV 2, 1858
      NOV 12, 1943 AUG. 28, 1930
      Gone but not forgotten

    4. [S52] Newspaper: Georgia, Decatur, Bainbridge - The Post-Search Light [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 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S763] Military: Pension Applications of Confederate Soldiers and Widows Who Applied From Georgia [microform], Georgia Department of Archives and History, (Atlanta, Georgia: Mann Film Laboratories, 1962), G 973.7458 PEN FILM GCP-139-143., application for Sarah Rich Wilson, Decatur County, Strickland thru Z (note: all other subsequent affidavits list the marriage year only as 1855) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S793] Marriage: Georgia, Decatur - Marriage Record Books, Clerk of Court, (Probate Court, Bainbridge, Georgia), marriage of J. T. Wilson & Jennie Newberry, B:309 (Reliability: 3).