Elizabeth Wilson1

(say 1695 - after November 1753)
FatherGeorge Wilson2 (bef. 1679 - )
Relationship6th great-grandmother of Lorna Henderson

BMDB data

     Elizabeth Wilson was estimated to have been born say 1695 either in ?Melrose or Blainslie?, ROX, SCT, there's a Bessie WILSONE, d/o George, bap. Jedburgh 1681, but that would make her 50 when last known child born, so seems unlikely.
     Elizabeth Wilson married William Familton, son of George Fameltoun, on 22 Mar 1719 Earlston, BEW, SCT, Wm 'weaver in Earlston', Eliz. 'Par of Melrose.2,1'
     Elizabeth Wilson died aft. Nov 1753 ?Par. of Earlston, BEW, SCT.3

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     Elizabeth Wilson belongs to a DNA tested line. There may be more information available on DNASurnames under the DNA project for his/her surname/line.


William Familton (say 1695 - aft. Nov 1753)
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Paternal ancestors of Lorna
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Helen Sinton WIGHT's ancestors

Last Edited3 Jan 2012


  1. Births deaths marriages index (pre 1855): Scotland , Microfiche and http://scotlandspeople.gov.uk
  2. H D W (15319), "Borders Corres. ex H D W," e-mail to L Henderson (1), from "Index to the Particular Register of Sasines for Bewickshire", held Edinburgh University Library, extract rcvd Aug 1997.
  3. John HAMILTON (40459), "EM FAMILTON, George ex John H," e-mail to Lorna Henderson, Sasine dated 1753 William ffamilton to his eldest son George Hamilton "his lands in Earlstoun formerly called Ogele's Croft and field land called Barnie", transcript rcvd Apr 2005.

E. & O. E. Some/most parish records are rather hard to read and names, places hard to interpret, particularly if you are unfamiliar with an area.