General George S Patton of WWII fame has connections to TENNESSEE and HICKMAN COUNTY through his maternal grandfather BENJAMIN DAVIS WILSON b.1 Dec 1811 in or near Nashville, TN.
Please help with ancestors.
PATTON'S mother = RUTH WILSON
RUTH WILSON'S father = BENJAMIN DAVIS WILSON b. 1Dec1811
BENJAMIN DAVIS WILSON's father = JOHN WILSON b. 1772 NC
Benjamin's siblings = (Patton's grand aunts and uncles)WILEY RIHCEY b. 12Aug1800 m Elizabeth CURRY 1826 b. 1810
other siblings of Benjamin and Wiley were born between 1803-1819-GREEN- MADISON - ANNIE - COLUMBIA - DUFF (?)
John WILSON's siblings = (Patton's g'grand aunts and uncles) were -
Jane b Oct1772 m Jared CURL- dau m DAVID FLOWERS
William b 1775 m Polly U/N - their children were: Thomas b~1805 - Joseph b~ 1807-Jean b~ 1809 - Nancy b~ 1811 -Benjamin b~ 1815 - Andrew b~ 1817 - William b~ 1817 -Betsy Ann b~ 1810 - Adam b~ 1819 - Joseph b 1777
Eleanor b. 1779 m James DAVIS their Step-son Albert Wilson m Elizabeth WEEMS
James b. 1781
Margaret b. 1784
Benjamin b 1786 m Polly Ann JOSLIN. Their children were: William Benjamin b. 1809 m Mary Jones EASLEY whose children were born about 1830-1853: Albert Sidney - Fannie Jones -John Humble - Richard Millington - Polly Ann - Martha Easley
- Ellen Nellie Davis - Sarah Ann - Mary Josephine - William Benjamin m Alice EZELL
Adam Wilson b. 24Mar1788 d. 1848 Hickman co m Anna EASLEY -their children b. ~ 1806-1820: Albert - Sam - William -Frank - Jim - Nellie - Polley - UN female m .UN PARRISH
Mary Ruby b 16 Mar 1791
PATTON'S g'grandfather John WILSON states he was born (either) 6 miles from Charlotte or at Six Mile near Charlotte, which is in Mecklenburg, Co, NC. Very close to SC border. John WILSON'S parents were William Adam WILSON, SR b. 1750 m. Annes MCKENNEY.