WILSON, FLORA - Moody County, South Dakota | FLORA WILSON - South Dakota Gravestone Photos


Union - Flandreau Cemetery
Moody County,
South Dakota

Flora I. Westland Wilson
Birth 8 Sep 1866
Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 10 May 1943 (aged 76)
McCook County, South Dakota, USA

Flora I. Westland was born 8 Sept 1866 in Lyndon, Sheboygan, Wis. to Hiram Rowley Westland (born in OH) and Mary Ann Whiteman/Whitman (born in NY). Flora was living in Minnesota in 1870-1875 and then in 1885 she was living with the Wilson family (she married William E. Wilson). She did live a short time in Nebraska as a young girl but was then back in MN by 1885.

Flora I. Westland married in Rochester, Olmsted, MN to William E. Wilson, son of William Wilson (born England) and Emily Caroline Freeman (born OH). They married 22 March 1888 which was recorded in Book I page 337 and it was noted in the 30 March Rochester paper on page 3 column 3 about the marriage (also listed maybe her name was Westlam). Her name was often misspelled as Weson, Weston, Westlund, etc. She and William never had children.

Flora and William never had children and in 1895 were in Seward, Nobles, MN and then in 1900-1930 on census records in Moody Co.

Contributed on 4/20/10

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Submitted: 4/20/10 • Approved: 12/9/20 • Last Updated: 12/12/20 • R52153-G52153-S3

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