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Wilson, Ellen Lake, 1852-1945



According to, Ellen Wilson married to George, living with her parents at Pittsford, Michigan. George was a Railroad company worker. In the 1880 US Census, Ellen Wilson, 27 yo, living in Clinton, Michigan. In the 1900 US Census Ellen Wilson married in 1868 to minister George Wilson, and had a son Howard at home. In the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential center obituary index, 1810’s-2013, Ellen Wilson/Ellen Lake, b. abt. 1852 died 15 Sept. 1945 in Holley NY at 93 years of age.

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Ellen Wilson Diary

Identifier: RH-A-3519
Scope and Contents At the time the diary was written, Ellen lived with her husband, father, daughter, and two granddaughters in Pittsford, MI. The family owned a farm that they rented out to the Marlow family.Ellen and her family must have just recently moved to Pittsford, because in the 1900 census, they were living in Toledo, Ohio. Agnes and her husband were living in Sandusky, Ohio. Her daughter, Agnes (who is listed as Ella A. Lemmon in the 1900 Census), and Agnes’s daughters, Grace...
Dates: 1904