Family of James B WILSON and Jennie BEECH
Married2200 1890 Nov 42200 at Sheffield, PA2200. The obituary for Harold B Wilson mentions his parents' names, including his mother's maiden name. At the time of their marriage, Jennie was listed as "Mrs Jennie W Isherwood," and James and Jennie were both residents of Cambridge (Crawford Co), PA. The license for their marriage was granted Nov 4, 1890.
James B WILSON b. 1851 Jul1434 at Pennsylvania1434.
Jennie BEECH b. 1861 Jun1434 at Pennsylvania1434.
In 1900, James B Wilson is listed in Bath, NY, as a marble dealer. In 1910, James was widowed, living in Cuba, NY, with sons Harold and Frederick, working as a marble letterer.
The 1900 census1434 for Bath, NY, lists children: Mildred (b Jul 1883), Lewis (b Aug 1885), Roy B (b May 1894), and Harrold B (b Jun 1900, age 4/12). Jennie W Wilson is listed as the mother of 5, 4 now living.
Child 1. Harold
The Corning (NY) Evening Leader, Jul 15, 1925, reported: "Adoption papers were granted today by Surrogate Smith in the adoption proceeding of Dorothy Ruth Wilson, age 12, daughter of Harold B. Wilson to John G. Winters of Caton." As mentioned in the information for Dorotha Ruth Winters, that daughter was, in fact, born 12 days before the death3358 of her birth mother, Dorotha (Gridley) Wilson. Although other information regarding the adoption hasn't been found, it was not unusual for such adoptions to have taken place after the death of a child's mother.
Children of James B WILSON and Jennie BEECH:
|1.||Harold B WILSON4069 b. 1900 Jan 311434 at New York1434. d. 1970 Sep 74069 at Wadsworth Veteran Hospital, Los Angeles, CA4069.|