Center Memorial Church Cemetery
Also known as:
Wolf Creek Chapel Cemetery

 

 

Employed in
Wolf Creek Mills

 

 

1800 US Census

Adams, Washington, Territory Northwest of the River Ohio:

Elijah Wilson

 

 

1820 US Census

Wooster, Washington, Ohio

Elijah Wilson

 

 

1830 & 1840 US Census

List Elijah Wilson in
Watertown, Wash. Co., OH

 

 

 

1850 US Census
Watertown, Wash. Co., OH

 

Elijah Wilson
75
Rebecca Wilson
73

NOTE: This census states that Elijah Wilson was born in NJ.

 

 

 

1860 US Census
Beverly, Wash. Co., OH

 

John Wilson
53
Julia Wilson
49
Warren Wilson
19
William Wilson
16
Elijah Wilson
85

NOTE: This census states that Elijah Wilson was born in MD.

 

Elijah Wilson

b. between 1773-75 (NJ) - d. 1863 (Washington Co., OH)

Center Memorial Church Cemetery (Washington Co., OH)

 

 

History of Watertown OH
...Elijah Wilson, who came to the township in 1797, and was employed in Wolf Creek Mills.

 

 

1880 US Census:
Susannah Wilson Quigley - Census states that both of Susannah's parents (Elijah & Rebecca Wilson) were born in NJ.

 

 

 

 

Children:

 

  • Mary Polly (Wilson) Springer-Waterman
    b. Sept. 13, 1797 (Washington Co., OH) - d. ?
    Married Clark M. Springer (b. ?) in 1816 / MARRIAGE RECORDS, WASHINGTON COUNTY, OHIO (1789-1823)Extracted from The Old Northwest Genealogical Quarterly: 1816 Jan 11---SPRINGER, Clark N. and Polly WILSON, by Isaac Baker, JP/ History of Watertown OH Pelig Springer cleared a farm on the south branch of Wolf creek, near the forks. He had four sons. Joseph, the oldest, was a school teacher; Clark, the second son, married a daughter of Elijah Wilson, who came to the township in 1797, and was employed in Wolf Creek Mills. / Polly Married Ferrand Waterman Jr. (b. ?) in 1828.

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  • Elizabeth (Wilson) Grubb
    b. Sept. 9, 1798 (Washington Co., OH) - d. 1845
    Center Cemetery (Waterford, Washington Co., OH)
    Married John Grubb (b. abt. 1800 - d. abt. 1850) July 5, 1820 (Wash. Co., OH) / MARRIAGE RECORDS, WASHINGTON COUNTY, OHIO (1789-1823)Extracted from The Old Northwest Genealogical Quarterly: 1820 Jul 5---GRUBB, John and Elizabeth WILSON, by John D. Chamberlain, JP / NOTE: John Grubb was the son of Col. Peter Grubb & Maria Mary Hagerman.
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  • William Wilson
    b. May 8, 1801 (Washington Co., OH) - d. Feb. 6, 1855 (Washington Co., OH)
    Center Cemetery (Waterford, Washington Co., OH)
    Married Irene Chadwick (b. 1808) / Children: Mahala Wilson (b. 1829), Rena Wilson (b. 1834), Diana Wilson (b. 1837), Marion Wilson (b. 1846)
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  • Sarah "Mary" (Wilson) Leget
    b. Oct. 12, 1804 (Washington Co., OH) - d. ?
    Married Henry Leget (b. 1799) / Children: Mary J. Leget (b. 1829), Comfort Leget (b. 1832), James Leget (b. 1836), Sarah E. Leget (b. 1839), William Leget (b. 1841), Lydia Leget (b. 1846), Melissa Leget (b. 1849)
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  • Susannah (Wilson) Quigley
    b. Oct. 23, 1806 (Washington Co., OH) - d. May 23, 1885
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  • John Wilson
    b. Oct. 1, 1808 (Washington Co., OH) - d. 1883 (Washington Co., OH)
    Center Cemetery (Waterford, Washington Co., OH)
    Married Julia Chadwick (b. 1811) / Children: Emma S. Wilson (b. ? - d. 1837), Waldo Wilson (b. 1834), Thrisa Wilson (b. 1836), Warner Wilson (b. 1841), William Wilson (b. 1844). / 1860 US Census: Elijah Wilson is living with John & Julia in Beverly, OH.
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  • Rachel (Wilson) Vincent
    b. Sept. 9, 1810 (Washington Co., OH) - d. Dec. 16, 1855 (Washington Co., OH)
    Beckett Cemetery (Washington Co., OH)
    Married George W. Vincent (b. 1812 - d. 1895)
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  • Nancy (Wilson) Ackerson
    b. Dec. 11, 1814 (Washington Co., OH) - d. ?
    Married Jacob Ackerson (b. ?)
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  • Celestia (Wilson) Brown
    b. 1818 - d. 1854
    Round Bottom Cemetery (Washington Co., OH)
    Married Parley W. Brown (b. 1816 - d. 1886) / Children: Jane L. Brown (b. 1840), William P. Brown (b. 1842), John W. Brown (b. 1844), Lucy R. Brown (b. 1849), Ortensia R. Brown (b. 1851 - d. 1872)
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  • Melissa Wilson
    b. June 10, 1820 (Washington Co., OH) - d. ?

 

 

Spouse:

Rebecca Nulton Wilson

 

 

 

Father:

Wilson

 

 

 

Mother:

Wilson