WILSON Family

First Generation

1. William 'Ollie'1 Wilson (#15018) was born in Al 19 Sep 1880. William died 11 Aug 1958 at 77 years of age. His body was interred in Mt. Hebron Cem., Beaverton, Lamar Co., Al.

He married Lillie Lou Isbell in Lamar Co., Al, 18 Dec 1904. (Lillie Lou Isbell is #15017.) Lillie was born in Beaverton, Lamar Co., Al 15 Jul 1886. Lillie was the daughter of John Allen 'Little John' Isbell and William Roselette 'Rose' White. Lillie died 2 Apr 1960 at 73 years of age. Her body was interred in Mt. Hebron Cem., Beaverton, Lamar Co., Al. At 19 years of age Lillie became the mother of John Columbus Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 1 Apr 1906. At 21 years of age Lillie became the mother of Lenore Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 23 Nov 1907. At 22 years of age Lillie became the mother of William 'Wesley' Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 9 Feb 1909. At 24 years of age Lillie became the mother of Roy Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 21 Oct 1910. At 26 years of age Lillie became the mother of Prentiss Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 25 Oct 1912. Lillie became the mother of Raymond Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, about 1915. At 30 years of age Lillie became the mother of Emmett Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 6 Feb 1917.

At 25 years of age William became the father of John Columbus Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 1 Apr 1906. At 27 years of age William became the father of Lenore Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 23 Nov 1907. At 28 years of age William became the father of William 'Wesley' Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 9 Feb 1909. At 30 years of age William became the father of Roy Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 21 Oct 1910. At 32 years of age William became the father of Prentiss Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 25 Oct 1912. William became the father of Raymond Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, about 1915. At 36 years of age William became the father of Emmett Wilson in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, 6 Feb 1917. Birth and death dates taken from tombstone. They lived between Sulligent and Detroit. But all the children were born near Crews? Ollie was a farmer and moved around farming for Ogden. Ogden owned a third of Lamar County. He had farm plot s with a house on each one.

William 'Ollie' Wilson and Lillie Lou Isbell had the following children:

child + 2 i. John Columbus2 Wilson was born 1 Apr 1906.

child 3 ii. Lenore Wilson (#15038) was born in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al 23 Nov 1907. Lenore died 14 Jul 1927 in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, at 19 years of age. Her body was interred in Mt. Hebron Cem., Beaverton, Lamar Co., Al. The tombstone reads "Nora Lee, dau. of W. O. & L. L. Wilson" with dates. Nora Lee is reputed to have picked a bump on her face which caused her to develop blood poisoning. Her picture is on her tombstone.

child + 4 iii. William 'Wesley' Wilson was born 9 Feb 1909.

child 5 iv. Roy Wilson (#15045) was born in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al 21 Oct 1910. Roy died 6 Jan 1911 in Near Crews, Lamar Co., Al, at less than one year of age. His body was interred in Mt Hebron Methodist Church, Crews, Lamar Co., Al. Tombstone reads "Roy, son of W. O. & L. L. Wilson" with dates.

child + 6 v. Prentiss Wilson was born 25 Oct 1912.

child + 7 vi. Raymond Wilson was born about 1915.

child + 8 vii. Emmett Wilson was born 6 Feb 1917.

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