Joseph Wilson

M, #4304, b. 29 May 1898
     Joseph Wilson was born on 29 May 1898 at 224 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Wilson and Helen Mair. His family was known by the tee-name of "Brown".
He was listed as head of household's son in the 1901 census at 224 Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: James Wilson "Brown", head; Hellen W "Brown", wife; George W "Brown", son; Wm W "Brown", son; Hellen W "Brown", daughter; Mary Ann W "Brown", daughter; James W "Brown", son; John W "Brown", son; Maggie W "Brown", daughter; Joseph W "Brown", son.2


  1. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  2. [S5490] 1901, Scottish Census, "Joseph W "Brown" (sic), son, male, age 2, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 224 Portknockie."