Powell-Ranney Family

The Family History of Edes Lawrence Powell

Dr. Francis Shunk WILSON

Male 1844 - 1914  (70 years)


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  • Name Francis Shunk WILSON 
    Prefix Dr. 
    Born 19 Jan 1844  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Apr 1914  Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8, 9, 10
    Person ID I62  Edes Lawrence Powell Family Tree
    Last Modified 27 Mar 2017 

    Father Charles W. WILSON,   b. Abt 1814, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1899, Cairo, Alexander Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Mother Mary BICKHAM,   b. 19 Apr 1817, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1853, Swedesboro, Gloucester Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 3 May 1838  Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Charles and Mary were married in the Old St. George Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, by John Lybrus
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isabella F. KESSLER,   b. CA 1844, Abington, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1875, Jarrettown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 31 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1872  [2
    Notes 
    • Per Edes: Stelle always wore red; her sister Gertrude always wore blue.
    Children 
     1. Estella Jane WILSON,   b. 9 Jan 1873, Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1961, Norristown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Mary Gertrude WILSON,   b. 5 Jan 1874, Jarrettown, Montgomery Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1950, Boonton, Morris Co., NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Hannah Elizabeth JONES,   b. May 1840, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1913, New York City, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 19 Feb 1879  PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Francis Shunk Wilson
    Francis Shunk Wilson

  • Notes 
    • Undoubtedly named for Francis Rawn Shunk, governor of Pennsylvania (1845-1848).

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] Cemetery record, Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, PA (on Find-A-Grave), memorial # 72043005.

    2. [S25] Montgomery County Biography, p. 402.

    3. [S27] Death Certificate, Pennsylvania death certificate, 1914, no. 37609.

    4. [S1] Census, 1850 U.S. census, Woolrich Twp., Gloucester Co., NJ, p. 325 (p. 163).

    5. [S1] Census, 1870 U.S. census, Upper Dublin Twp., Montgomery Co., PA, p. 24.

    6. [S1] Census, 1900 U.S. census, Jenkintown, Montgomery Co., PA, Ward 2, ED 197, p. 18B.

    7. [S1] Census, 1880 U.S. census, Upper Dublin Twp., Montgomery Co., PA, ED 28, p. 38 B.

    8. [S7] Cemetery record, Abington Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Abington, PA (on Find-A-Grave), memorial no. 72043005.

    9. [S25] Montgomery County Biography, pp. 402-403.

    10. [S2] Newspaper, Philadelphia Inquirer, 11 April 1914, p. 17.

    11. [S8] Marriage record, Record of Marriages celebrated by John Lybrus in St. George's Charge, Philadelphia.


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