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Male 1898 - 1965  (67 years)


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  • Name William John Wilson  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 28 Mar 1898  Winter Quarters, Carbon Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gender Male 
    AFN 28L8-KH 
    Census 25 Jun 1900  Winter Quarters, Carbon Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1900 U.S. Census 
    Name "King Pugh" And Then "King" 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1930  Alameda, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Manager; Oil Plant 
    Died 22 Aug 1965  Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried 25 Aug 1965  Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I19  default
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2011 

    Father George Wilson,   b. 2 Dec 1874, Unstone, Derbyshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1900, Scofield, Carbon Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Mother Sarah Pugh,   b. 10 May 1878, Tylacoch, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorgan Co, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1904, Scofield, Carbon Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1894  Winter Quarters, Carbon Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10, 11
    Family ID F29  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Helen Mar Miller,   b. 28 Jul 1896, St. Joseph, Sevier Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1969, Loveland Pass, Summit Co, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1920  Twin Falls, Twin Falls Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    Children 
    +1. Helen Marian Wilson,   b. 12 Apr 1921, Reliance, Sweetwater Co, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 2003, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. Living
    +3. Anna Lorraine Wilson,   b. 30 Dec 1924, Reliance, Sweetwater Co, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 2006, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +4. Leanella Carmen Wilson,   b. 9 Mar 1926, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1967, Prattville, Montgomery Co, Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
    +5. Betty Jean Wilson,   b. 1 Aug 1927, Alameda, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 May 2015, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +6. Beverly Joyce "Bev" Wilson,   b. 26 May 1930, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 2006, Provo, Utah Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +7. William Reed "Bill" Wilson,   b. 24 Jan 1932, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Nov 2014, Ada Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +8. Living
    +9. Living
    +10. Living
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of William John Wilson. Scan provided by Lois W. McMahon, but it is unknown who has the original photo

    Documents
    1930 U.S. Census
    1930 U.S. Census
    Alameda, Bannock, Idaho: "William J Wilson" family
    Marriage License
    Marriage License
    Marriage license of William John Wilson and Helen Mar MILLER. Research and scan provided by Lois McMahan
    Marriage Certificate [3 Jun 1920]
    Marriage Certificate [3 Jun 1920]
    Marriage certificate of William John Wilson and Helen Mar MILLER. Research and scan provided by Lois McMahan
    Death Certificate [22 Aug 1965]
    Death Certificate [22 Aug 1965]
    Death certificate of William John Wilson. Research and scan provided by Lois McMahan
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Retirement Announcement
    Retirement Announcement
    Retirement announcement of William John Wilson, published in an unknown newspaper. Scan by Lois W. McMahan
    George Wilson 'Little Black Book'
    George Wilson "Little Black Book"
    Although not really a Bible, the "George Wilson Bible" is a little black book that records important family history events. These two pages read:

    "Geo Wilson the son of John D. Wilson was born Dec 2th 1874. Sarah Pugh the daughter of William Pugh and the wife of George Wilson was born May the 10th 1878. Annie Wilson the daughter of George and Sarah Wilson was born Dec. 10th 1895. William John Wilson the son of Geo and Sarah Wilson was born March the 28, 1898. Joseph Wilson the son of Geo and Sarah Wilson was born March 11th 1900 And died April 17th at 15 minutes after 8 oclock at night. Geo Wilson Departed this life May the 1st 1900 at the age of 26. William Pugh Departed this life May the 1, 1900 the age of 44. Behold me all ye that pass by As you are now so once was I As I am now so you must be Prepared for Death and follow me. Sarah Wilson. My Husbands Verse. Yes Gone but not forgotten. Father Verse. His words were kindness. His deeds were (?). His Spirit humble. His rest above."

    The book is in the possession of Lois W. McMahan. Scan by Lois W. McMahan
    1900 U.S. Census [25 Jun 1900]
    1900 U.S. Census [25 Jun 1900]
    1900 U.S. Census of the Margaret Pugh household at Winter Quarters, Carbon Co, Utah. Research by Chad G. Nichols

    Headstones
    Headstone [front]
    Headstone [front]
    Headstone of William John "King" Wilson & Helen Mar MILLER Wilson
    Headstone [back]
    Headstone [back]
    Back of headstone of William John Wilson & Helen Mar MILLER Wilson; Back lists children
    Generation Shot
    Generation Shot
    Generation shot taken at the grave marker of William John Wilson & Helen Mar MILLER Wilson; Pictured [L to R] are Sietske Irene WILSON Nichols, Trayson Chad Nichols, & Sietske McKell Nichols

    Histories
    History of Winter Quarters, Utah
    History of Winter Quarters, Utah
    "History of Winter Quarters, Utah," by Eugene H. Halverson and placed online, courtesy of www.onlineutah.com

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Family Bible Birth Entry - 004299
      Temple Ordinance Record - 004165
      1900 U.S. Census - 004304
      1930 U.S. Census - 000643
      Photo - 003845
      Retirement Article - 004293
      Death Certificate - 004138
      Graveside Flowers - 002319
      Grave Marker - 001980, 001981, 001982

    2. [S368] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 12th Census, 1900, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.) (Reliability: 3).
      25 Jun 1900, Winter Quarters, Carbon Co, Utah - Margaret Pugh Household:
      --Margaret Pugh, Head, b May 1857, 43, md 22 yrs, 9 children, 8 living children, b. Wales, parentage Wales, 14 yrs in the U.S., freely owns home
      --Sarah P Wilson, Daughter, b May 1878, 22, md 5 yrs, 3 children, 2 surviving children, b. Wales, parentage Wales
      --David, Son, b Jul 1880, 19, b. Wales, drive in Coal Mine, 14 yrs in the U.S.
      --Mary A, Daughter, b Oct 1882, 17, b. Wales, House Servant, 14 yrs in the U.S.
      --Thomas A, Son, b Nov 1884, 15, b. Wales, Catching outside Coal Mine, 14 yrs in the U.S.
      --Tybitha, Daughter, b Jun 1888, 11, b Utah, at School, attended school 5 months
      --Eliza, Daughter, b Dec 1892, 7, b Utah, at School, attended school 8 months
      --Alice, Daughter, b Mar 1894, 6, b Utah
      --Vivian, Daughter, b Oct 1897, 2, b Utah
      --Annie Wilson, G. Daughter, b Dec 1895, 4, b Utah, father b England, mother b Wales
      --William J, G. Son, b Mar 1898, 2, b Utah, father b England, mother b Wales
      (Transcription by Chad G. Nichols)

    3. [S21] 1930 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. 15th Census, 1930, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives & Records Administration, [1930] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 6A, ENUM DIST 3-22, SUP DIST 7 (Reliability: 3).
      Alameda, Bannock, Idaho: "William J Wilson," owns a home, value of home 3500, age 32, married at age 22, birthplace Utah, father's birthplace England, mother's birthplace Wales, Manager, Oil Plant; "Helen Marian," age 32, married at age 22, birthplace Utah, parentage Utah; "Helen Marian," age 8, birthplace Wyoming; "George Earl," age 6, birthplace Wyoming; "Anna Lorraine," age 5, birthplace Wyoming; "Leanella," age 4, birthplace Idaho; "Betty Jean," age 2 yrs 7 mos, birthplace Idaho

    4. [S357] U.S. Social Security Death Index, United States of America, (Washington [District of Columbia] : National Archives and Records Administration Searchable online database at FamilySearch™ by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, www.familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3).
      Lists birthdate 28 Mar 1898, deathdate Aug 1965
      Issued at Utah; death residence Idaho

    5. [S381] Grave Marker, SEC 38 EAST, ROW 4, SPACE ? (Reliability: 3).
      WILLIAM JOHN 'KING'
      MAR. 28, 1898 - AUG. 22, 1965

      WILSON

      HELEN MAR MILLER
      JULY 28, 1896 - JUNE 7, 1969
      Mountain View Cemetery, Pocatello, Bannock Co, Idaho, USA; transcription by Chad G. Nichols

    6. [S418] Personal Research & Library, Lois W. McMahan, McMahan, Lois W., ([email] lmcmahan9896 # msn.com, Lois inherited the database and records of H. Marian Haskett) (Reliability: 3).
      page from Fam Bible rec by George and Sarah Wilson
      Funeral program
      obit
      copy of d cert local reg # 453; reg Dist # 510

      Index card to temple rec SLAKE #1888 Bk E lvg p 737

      rec in "Mom's Little Black book" in Dad's handwriting
      attended school @ Scofield, UT; grad Scofield, UT 23 May 1913
      bap by George H. Simpson
      conf. by Bishop John L. Parry
      ordained Priest by George Fletcher 14 Oct 1923
      ordained Elder by John S. Smith 31 Mar 1924
      ordained High Priest by Henry W. Henderson 21 May 1933
      Patriarchal Blessing by Hyrum G. Smith 13 May 1924
      Sealed SLT 7 May 1924
      Salesman, Jack of all trades connected with Mining, railroads, service stations
      5' 11" tall, wt 163 lbs; blue eyes, Brown hair (black to me, Lois)
      Interested in sports
      died of massive hemorages @ home 22 Aug 1965

      District Mgr Utah Oil Company

      1930 cen Bannock Co. Idaho, Alameda, ED 3-22; Dist 7; sh 6A ; 272 Wayne; #107/108, dtd Apr 5
      William J. Wilson, head, value of home $3500; age 32 yrs; md @ 22 yrs; b UT; father b Eng; mother
      b Wales; occupation Mgr Oil Plant
      Helen Mar(ian), wife, age 32; b UT; parents b UT
      Helen Marian, dtr, age 8, b WY; parents b UT
      George Earl, son, age 6, b WY; parents b UT
      Anna Lorraine, dtr, age 5, b WY; parents b UT
      Leanella, dtr, age 4 0/12 yrs; b ID; parents b UT
      Betty Jean, dtr, age 2 7/12 yrs; b ID; parents b UT

      "Wilson Family History" by Leah Perry Wilson
      employed by the Union Pacific Coal Co. in Utah & Wy. moved to Pocatello in 1925, where he
      worked for Utah Oil Co. for 27 yrs. Division Sales Mgr at time of retirement in 1954.
      avid fisherman. had a great businessman's head. always had a good job.

    7. [S570] Family Bible, George Wilson, Wilson, Sarah Pugh, (The George Wilson Family Bible is in fact not a Bible. It is a little black book that include a two-page description, handwritten by Sarah PUGH Wilson, including family birth and death dates.) (Reliability: 3).
      "William John Wilson the son of Geo and Sarah Wilson was born March the 28, 1898"
      (Transcription by Chad G. Nichols)

    8. [S71] Death Certificate or Record (Reliability: 3).
      William John Miller
      b. 28 Mar 1898 Winter Quarters, Utah
      d. 22 Aug 1965 Pocatello, Bannock Co
      bur. 25 Aug 1965 Mountainview Cemetery, Pocatello

    9. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage License - 004135

    10. [S184] Western States Marriage Record Index, BYU-Idaho Family History Center, 240A McKay Library, 525 S Center, Rexburg, Idaho 83460-0405, (Rexburg, ID : BYU-Idaho Archives [2004--], available online at abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/sea), VOL 1, PG 8 (Reliability: 3).
      ID 235471, George Wilson of Winter Quarters married Sarah Pugh of Winter Quarters on 13 Nov 1894 at Winter Quarters, Carbon, Utah

    11. [S418] Personal Research & Library, Lois W. McMahan, McMahan, Lois W., ([email] lmcmahan9896 # msn.com, Lois inherited the database and records of H. Marian Haskett) (Reliability: 3).
      copy of marriage license #15; marr 13 Nov 1894, Carbon Co. UT, Vol 1 p 8
      md by Justice of Peace Samuel H. Harrison. Wit: T...Phipps & Maryjane Phipps
      George 20yrs age; Sarah 17 yrs of age. they resided Winterquarters, Carbon, UT.

    12. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage License - 004137
      Marriage Certificate - 004136

    13. [S184] Western States Marriage Record Index, BYU-Idaho Family History Center, 240A McKay Library, 525 S Center, Rexburg, Idaho 83460-0405, (Rexburg, ID : BYU-Idaho Archives [2004--], available online at abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/sea), VOL 5, PG 1 (Reliability: 3).
      ID 50355, Wiliam John Wilson married Helen Mar Miller 3 Jun 1920 at Twin Falls, recorded at Twin Falls County, Idaho

    14. [S418] Personal Research & Library, Lois W. McMahan, McMahan, Lois W., ([email] lmcmahan9896 # msn.com, Lois inherited the database and records of H. Marian Haskett) (Reliability: 3).
      copy of marr license # 2400 Twin Falls, Co, ID, Bk 5 p 1
      copy of marr cert Twin Falls, Twin Falls, ID dtd 3 Jun 1920
      md by Kennedy Packard J.P.
      endowed @ SL temple 7 May 1924
      Index card to S Lk Temple rec #18888 Bk E lvg p 737