DESCENDANTS OF WILLIAM H. WILSON

=========== == ======= == ======

 

Don Norman

 

1.WILLIAM H. WILSON

 

William H. Wilson was born in Lewis County VA (WV) in August 1861. He married Elzara A. Coger in Braxton County WV April 4, 1884. Elzara, a daughter of Andrew Jackson and Tabitha Jane (Sands) Coger, was born in Braxton County about 1863 and died about 1890.

William married Lillian E. “Lilly” Spicer in Braxton County January 18, 1891. Lilly, a daughter of Harvey and Jemima Spicer, was born in WV in January 1872.

      The family is listed in the 1900 census of Cedarville District of Gilmer County WV. They had been married 9 years. Lilly was the mother of 2 children, both living.

 

Children of William H. and Elzara A. (Coger) Wilson.

 

  2.  (1). David L.                 b. Jan   1885

         m. Hallie Brady Jul 20 1908  Braxton County WV

 

  3.  (2). Floris Berton            b. Dec   1886

         m. Lilly Mae Lawson Apr 15 1911 Braxton County WV

 

Known children of William H. and Lillian E. (Spicer) Wilson.

 

  4.  (1). Worthy L.                b. Nov   1891

 

  5.  (2). Homer                    b. Sep   1895

          m. Zella Straley Sep 17 1919 Braxton County WV

 

3.FLORIS BERTON WILSON  1.WILLIAM H. WILSON

 

Floris Berton “Bert” Wilson, a son of William H. and Elzara A. (Coger) Wilson, was born in Braxton County WV December 15, 1886 and died in Gilmer County WV October 26, 1966. He married Lilly Mae Lawson April 15, 1911 Braxton County WV. Lilly, a daughter of Jacob Edward and Cecelia Frances (Smith) Lawson, was born in Lewis County WV September 19, 1892 and died in the West Penn Burn Center in Pittsburgh, PA February 22, 1973.

 

Children of Floris Berton and Lilly Mae (Lawson) Wilson.

 

  6.  (1). Mavis Garnet            b.Sep 19 1916   d. Sep 3 2004

         m. Park Cline Woodyard Dec 29 1940

 

  7.  (2). Orel Dean               b.Oct 25 1918   d.Mar 10 1967

 

  8.  (3). Mary Maysel             b.Feb  9 1921   d.Jun 16 1993

         m. Donald Joseph Miles May 1942

 

  9.  (4). Burl Herman             b.Dec  5 1924   d. Mar 9 2010

         m. Josephine Mary Jurkovitch Jun 28 1958

 

 10.  (5). Arden Hall              b.Dec 15 1927   d.Nov  4 1996

         m. Rose Marie Macauley Jul 24 1956

 

 11.  (6). Marvin Blaire           b.Mar  8 1939

         m. Patricia Ann Egerer Dec  8 1984

 

 

6.MAVIS GARNET WILSON   3.FLORIS BERTON WILSON  1.WILLIAM H. WILSON

 

Mavis Garnet Wilson, a daughter of Floris Berton and Lilly Mae (Lawson) Wilson, was born in Gilmer County WV September 19, 1916 and died in Braxton County WV September 3, 2003. She married Park Cline Woodyard December 29, 1940. Park was born in WV in 1909 and diedf in 1997.

 

Children of Park Cline and Mavis Garnet (Wilson) Woodyard.

 

 12.  (1). Wayne

          m. JoAnn ----

 

 13.  (2). Helen

 

 

9.BURL HERMAN WILSON   3.FLORIS BERTON WILSON  1.WILLIAM H. WILSON

 

      Burl Herman Wilson, a son of Floris Berton and Lilly Mae (Lawson) Wilson, was born in Gilmer County WV December 5, 1924 and died in Ohio March 9, 2010. He married Josephine Mary “Molly” Jurkovitch June 28, 1958. she preceded him in death in 2000.

      Brul was a US Army veteran of World War II and received 4 battle stars for service in Europe.

 

Children of Burl Herman and Josephine Mary (Jurkovitch) Wilson

 

14.        (1). Lisa

   m. ----- Geier

 

15.        (2). Linda Ann

m.    Rick Wright

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

 

“Braxton County WV Marriages”

Norman, Don, “Descendants of Claus Koger”, “Descendants of Jacob Lawson”

1880 Braxton County WV census

1900 Gilmer County WV census

“Hur Herald.com” Calhoun County WV Mar 15 2010