Joshua WilsonAge: 95 years1740–1835
- Joshua Wilson
- Given names
|Birth|| September 10, 1740|
|Marriage||Catherine Huff — View this family|
September 10, 1764 (Age 24 years)
|Kentucky County, Virginia Formed|| December 31, 1776 (Age 36 years)|
Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
|Articles of Confederation|| November 17, 1777 (Age 37 years)|
Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
|Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished|| June 30, 1780 (Age 39 years)|
Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia. These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
| Birth of a daughter|
|Elizabeth Nicholas Wilson|
March 29, 1789 (Age 48 years)
|Kentucky Becomes 15th State|| June 25, 1792 (Age 51 years)|
|Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed|| June 25, 1792 (Age 51 years)|
Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
|George Washington Relected|| December 5, 1792 (Age 52 years)|
Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
|Knox County, Kentucky Formed|| December 19, 1799 (Age 59 years)|
Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
|Marriage of a child||John Willis Brown Sr. — Elizabeth Nicholas Wilson — View this family|
about 1800 (Age 59 years)
|Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed|| January 8, 1810 (Age 69 years)|
Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
|New Madrid Earthquake|| December 16, 1811 (Age 71 years)|
Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
|Harlan County, Kentucky Formed|| January 28, 1819 (Age 78 years)|
Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
|Death|| November 18, 1835 (Age 95 years)|
Address: Burial: Thompson Cemetery Bee Lick Pulaski County Kentucky, USA
|Last change|| November 30, 2013 – 13:37:12|
|Family with Catherine Huff|
Birth: September 10, 1740 — Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Death: November 18, 1835 — Bee Lick, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA
Birth: September 6, 1748 29 25 — Montgomery County, Virginia, USA
Death: about 1843
Marriage: September 10, 1764 — Shelburne Parish, Loudoun County, Virginia, USA
Elizabeth Nicholas Wilson
Birth: March 29, 1789 48 40 — Virginia, USA
Death: September 17, 1856
Cemetery notes and/or description: Cemetery is on Highway 328 .9 tenths of a mile from the intersection of Highway 39 and 328. Cemetery is about 750 feet from the paved road to the right in a grove of trees.
|Burial||Thompson Cemetery - Beel Lick, Pulaski County, Kentucky, USA|
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