An American Family History

Thomas Wilson


Thomas Wilson was born about 1720.

His wife was named Sarah.

Sarah Wilson (1747, married William Boyd),
Margaret Wilson (1760, married Anthony Ricketts, Jr.),
Thomas Wilson
Alexander Wilson
John Wilson
James Wilson
unknown Wilson (married Mount)

After he died, Sarah married Robert Briscoe.

The Briscoe-Wilson pre-nuptial agreement made provisions for Sarah's welfare, but also included provisions for a Wilson stepson, Alexander, to assume ownership of the tannery at Logtown [Gaithersburg].




from Abstracts of Wills of Montgomery County, Maryland

Will of Sarah Briscoe, 13 July 1798, 6 N 1799.
To dau. Margaret, wf/o Anthony Ricketts, ex., he to have crops where decd. h. Robert Briscoe lived.
To ch. Thos., Alex., John, & James Wilson, & Sarah, wf/o Wm. Boyd.
Grandson Saml. Mount & grdaus. Mary Ann Case & Nancy Ricketts.
Wit. John Chambers, John Belt, John Tumbell, Benj. Ricketts, Marry Harison

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