Thomas Sylvester Wilson & Mary Talitha Cagle Wilson

Information on Thomas Sylvester Wilson submitted by Patricia Newberry

Thomas Sylvester Wilson and Mary Talitha (Cagle) Wilson, 1905

Thomas Sylvester Wilson was born November 29, 1862, in Winston County, Alabama. He died February 26, 1936, in Beckham County, OK. Thomas was the son of James M. Willson (born about 1810 in South Carolina and died before 1900 in Winston County) and Nancy Emily Bell (born December 1814 in Georgia and died after 1900 in Winston County). Nancy was the daughter John Bell and Rhoda Elizabeth (Bates). Rhoda later remarried to Henry Strothers Gaines.

Thomas married Mary Talitha Cagle about 1878 in probably Winston County. She was the daughter of Loyd Hiram Cagle (born October 20, 1820, in Montgomery County, NC and died November 26, 1894, in Winston) and Catherine (born 1820 in TN and died before 1865 in Winston). Loyd remarried to Clerissa Tittle Lovett on October 25, 1865. Clerissa was born March 30, 1837, in AL and died June 29, 1907, in Winston.

Mary was born January 27, 1864, in Winston and died November 18, 1909, in Beckham County, OK. Thomas and Mary moved to Wayne County, Tennessee, about 1885 and then moved to Oklahoma in 1893. Both are buried in Buffalo Cemetery in Beckham County, OK.

Death Certificate: T.S. Wilson {Thomas Sylvester Wilson}

Sex: Male
Color: White
Status: Married
Occupation: Merchant
B. 29 Nov. 1862 Ala.
Age: 73
D. 26 Feb. 1936 at 3 am Erick, Beckham Co., OK.
Buried. 27 Feb. 1936
Cause of death: Influenza
Father: John Wilson* Birth Place: Not Known
Mother: Not Known Birth Place: Not Known

Attended deceased: 20 Feb. 1936 to 25 Feb. 1936, Dr. G.H. Stagner Erick, Okla.
Last saw alive: 25 Feb. 1936
Informant: Mrs. Claud Howell (daughter Dora Wilson Howell) Erick, Okla.
*Dora Wilson Howell did not know her grandparents, James M. Willson and Nancy Emily Bell Willson.

Undertaker: D.G Fatheree Erick, Okla
Filed: 11 May 1936 Blanche Bonifield

Information on George Washington Wilson submitted by Karen Marie Wilson via Louise Birchfield.

George Washington Wilson and his wife, Eva Viola Womack, and their four oldest children: Ottis & Avalene (twins), Andrew Doice on his dad's lap, and Corrine on her mother's lap. Photo courtesy of Karen Marie Wilson via Louise Birchfield.

George Washington Wilson (son of Andrew Jackson Wilson and Martha Cora Owens) was born July 4 1896 in Winston County to Andrew Jackson Wilson and Martha Cora Owens and died July 29, 1950 in Lawrence Co., TN. He was buried July 31, 1950 in Union Hill Cemetery, Union Hill, TN.

George married Eva Viola Womack Sep 9,1916 in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence Co., TN. Eva was born August 7, 1900 and died August 14, 1985 and was buried in Union Hill Cemetery, Union Hill, TN.