William J. Wilson

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William Jefferson Wilson was born 26 Feb 1866, in Livingston County, Missouri. On 25 Apr 1888 he married Lura Dunn Shumate in Jackson Twp., Livingston County. He died in Sampsel Township on 17 feb 1938. William and Lura were parents of five children -- Berneice, Bernie, Dr. Drury, Russell Owen, Harry and Byrda Virginia. William and Lura are buried in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Livingston County.