James Wilson

M, #6711, b. circa 1886
     James Wilson was born circa 1886 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. 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.1


  1. [S5490] 1901, Scottish Census, "James W "Brown" (sic), son, male, age 15, born in Banffshire, Portknockie, resident at 224 Portknockie."