Wilson Bible Book
Home Worship and The Use of the Bible in the Home,
New York, A.C. Armstrong and Son, 1882. The
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[Page One -- Genealogy Ancestry of Parents]
Samuel Wilson (EBW. g g g f) came from Ireland-
Scotland 1738. Settled in Hardyston Twp, Sussex Co.
His brother settled in Wantage. Buried near Papakating
Cemetary. Soldier in Revolution.
Samuel Wilson (EBW g.g.f) Born in H. Twp. Buried
Papakating Cem. Married a ??.
Thos. L. Wilson (ERW g.f.) Born in H. Twp. Buried in
Papakating Cem. Married Abigal Beardsley.
Thos. Blaine Wilson (EBW f) Born in H. Twp. Sussex Co.
Married Emma Van Horton.
William Ellis Wilson (Buried Cedar Lain. Patersen)
Emma Blaine Wilson Born in Patersen N.J. (born in Patersen
Thos Blaine (EBW gggf) had brother Wm who had son
Beardslee (EBW gggm)
Hannah Beardslee (EBW ggm) HB went west in '40s,
settled near Lansing, Mich
Abigal Beardslee Wilson (gm) Buried in Papakating Cem
Beardslee family buried mostly in Papakating cemetery, 1 mi
from Sussex, N.J.
Peter Van Horton (EBW gf)
Jane Christie ( " gm)
Emma Van Horton ( " m) Tremont, N.Y.
[Page Two -- Family Record -- Births]
Family Record of
Thomas Blaine Wilson
Born Aug 4 1847 at "old Homestead" Hardyston Twp,
Sussex Co., N.J.
Married Sept 17 1873 Patersen, N.J.
Emma Van Horton
Born Sept 17, 1853 at Tremont, N.Y.
Samuel Beardsley born July 19 1771 in Newburgh N.Y.
Hannah Blaine Born in Sussex Co. in N.J. w of Samuel Beardsley
Austin Beardsley (Augustin) Feb 9 1726 Ripton (?? Huntington)
Ann Canfield (wife of Austin Beardsley) born Mar 3, 1735 in
New Milford Conn.
Wilson Samuel Feb 18 1777
(Wilson) Martha Coe Feb 2 1770
Wilson Thos. L.
Hardyston Twp Sussex
Dec 28 1809
Wilson Thos. Blaine
Aug 4 1847
Wilson Emma Blaine
Nov 5, 1875
Wilson William Ellis
June 8 - 1878
Abigail Beardsley (Wilson)
June 13 - 1808
Peter Van Horton
Little Falls, N.J.
May 14 - 1816
Jan Christie (Van Horten) Kipp
New York City
Jan 26, 1820
Ellen Van Horten Coley Brush
Mar 6, 1838
John Van Horton
May 4, 1840
Euphemia Van Horton (Van Buren)
May 17, 1845
George Van Horton
June 1, 1856
Emma Van Horton (Wilson)
Tremont, N.Y. C.
Sept 17, 1853
Kipp Hannah Christie
May 18, 1861
Hardyston Twp Sussex
Aug 14, 1830
Jan 21 1833
Wilson Mary A.
Wilson Sarah Ellinor
Nov 6, 1844
Wilson Sarah Leport
July 29, 1851
Sept 21 1870
Lewis Anderson Christie
Sept 23, 1872
Seymour John Sherwood Rush
Crystal Lake, N.J.
Aug 23, 1925
Adell White Adams Wadsworth
Hardyston Twp Sus
Nov 11, 1870
Abigail Adams Lee Sombre
June 27, 1896
[Page Three -- Marriages]
Pastor of Methodist Ch Cross ?? eng
Austin (Augustin) Beardsley married Ann Canfield
New Milford, Conn
Samuel Beardsley to Hannah Blaine Sussex Co N.J.
Oct. 15, 1796
Samuel Wilson = Coe Hardyston Twp Sussex N.J.
Thos. L. Wilson 21 yrs = Abigail Beardsley 20 yrs
beux en hair " North Church 1830 Sussex Co.
Thos. Blaine Wilson = Emma Van Horton Patersen
N.J. Sept. 18, 1873
Thos. Blaine = Beardslee (Probably Warwick)
[This entire entry was crossed out]
Peter Van Horton = Jane Christie N.Y. Rev.
Demaresh Apr 6, 1838
Ellen Van Horton = John Coley Jan 11, 1855
E.V.H. Coley = Peter Rush Dec 31, 1885
Euphemia Van Horton = Theo Van Buren, Patersen
N.J. Apr 18 1866
Geo. Van Horton = Anna Sept. 14, 1878
Isabella Coley = Edwin Taneman Apl 25, 1875
Jennie Van Buren = W.T. Woodley, Jersey City, N.J.
Jan. 28, 1895
Jas. A. Kipp = Jane Van Horton, Apl 26 1860
Geo. Christie to Martha Anderson, Ch Redeemer, N.Y.
Oct 7, 1868
E. V. Wilson to Rebecca Cox Vernon, Sussex Co., N.J.
Oct 25 1856
" " " to Mrs. Mary Adams of Unionville, N.Y. Mar 7, 1872
Saron Lepert Wilson to Anna May McVeek of Hamburg,
N.J. Sept. 30, 1871
Mary Ann Wilson to Park Adams of Hamburg N.J.
Nov. 24, 1858
Marie Edna Woodley to Edwin Heltrick Harnes [??]
New York City, Mar 20, 1915
Alda Beardsley White and Roy McCloud, June 25, 1921
Edna M.C. Green to Seymour Sherwood Rush, Upper
Hamburg, N.J. Feb 22 1924
Lillian Mary Bell to Walter Clifford Woodley, New York
City, Apl 17, 1923
Alice Mary Ross to David [??] Greene, Crystal Lake, N.J.
Mar 13 1932
Mrs. Josephine Williams + Aliah [??] Clark, Wertown [??]
N.Y. Apr 20, 1935
[Page Four -- Deaths]
Samuel Beardley died 1837 at Sparta, Sussex Co. N.J.
Hannah Blaine his wife died Sussex Co N.J. Sept 10 1873
Austin (Augustine) Beardsley died in Sussex Co father of
Samuel Beardsley above
Feb 18 1777
Coe Martha Wilson
Feb 15 1844
Decline, heart failure
Wilson Thomas L.
July 23, 1870
Wilsons buried in Papakating Cemetary + Hamburg N.J.
Abigail Beardsley Wilson
Dec 6 1873
Peter Van Horten
New York Hackensack, N.J.
Mar 29, 1857
40 yrs, 10-15
Buried Sand Hill Hackensack
Jane Christie (Van Hor-)
M. Main St. Patersen, N.J.
Mar 11, 1872
Ellen Van Horten Cooley Rush
Jersey City, N.J.
Mar 7, 1901
John Van Horten
Jersey City, N.J.
Nov 29, 1900
George Van Horten
Laurel Pine Patersen, N.J.
June 4, 1900
William Ellis Wilson
Feb. 5 1897
Oct. 8 1903
4 hrs, 23 min
New York City
Jan. 22, 1904
Kipp Hannah C.
June 15, 1864
Graves [??] Disease
Mar 18, 1901
Wilson Mary Adams
Mar 2, 1900
Dropsey and heart failure
Apl 30, 1905
New York (?)
Jan 7, 1895
wife Geo Christie
Sarah Elinor Wilson
at Mrs. Addison Clark (Mary J and Cassey) Sussex, N.J.
Jan 19, 1917
72 yrs 2 mo 12 days
Buried at Papakating Cemetary
Benjamin Christie [with someting illegible in parenthesis]
Jan 28 1917
Thos Blaine Wilson
Nov 30, 1919
Emeline Knapp Williams
Jan. 21, 1918
Euphemia Van Horten Van Buren
Jersey City, N.J.
Jan 31, 1923
77 yr 6m 14 d
Alda Beardsley White McCloud
Buried Hamburg ?? ?? 11/11/23 + died Libertyville, N.J.
Nov 6, 1923
Childbirth and appendicitis
Nov 26, 1923
Christie Wallace M
Jan 31, 1907
Clark Bell Coley
Nov 10, 1925
Harry Beardsley White
Libertyville, N.J. Sussex
Apr 22, 1926
John Caskey White
Libertyville, N.J. Sussex same house
July 16, 1926
Marie Van Horten Freestone
Patersen June 8, 1927
July 11, 1929
Sarah Ida White wife of Harry B. White
Libertyville, Sussex Co., N.J.
Oct 28, 1930
56 Deckerton Cemetary
Brights Disease [??]
200 Wegenen Parkway J City
35 [other words illegible]
Jennie Clark [other words illegible]
Broken Hip, Dropsy, [illegible word]
Emma Van Horton Wilson
227 Lafayette Ave Hawthorne N.J.
Dec 31, 1935
82 3 mos 14 days
Cedar Lawn Cemetary
Henrietta C. Warner Parmley
Margate City, N.J.
Apl 10, 1940
Buried Laurel Ceme
Jennie Edna Woodley died Aug 31, 1944
and buried temp. [??] at Kern Dale
Cemetary Johnstown, N.Y. Anemia
Samuel P. Wilson died 6/22/45
Pneumonia, Sussex, N.J.
[Page Five -- Deaths]
Emma V. Cox Wilson Morrow died Aug 3, 1944
Hattie Wilson Leake died Aug 13, 1946 at
Springfield Ills of coronary thrombosis
Stamminger Sulu (nee Tanhman) [if I got any of those
right I'd be surprised, very ambiguous handwriting!]
died April 11, 1948 in Jersey City, N. J. of Broncho
Pneumonia due to heart disease
Adelle Wadsworth New Milford, Pa. June 1948