John Fletcher Wilson
and Submitted by
John Fletcher Wilson born May 13, 1863/64 in Skeenah Valley, Fannin Co., Ga.
died March 1960 Hamilton Co., TN. He married (1.) Alice Talley on January 27,
1889, Hamilton Co., TN. Alice is the daughter of Berry and Martha
Wright-Talley of Brainerd, TN. They had 4 children.
1. Lester Ted Finley Wilson born January 02, 1890 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co.,
died June 06, 1971 Hamilton, Co.
2. Frankie Ada Wilson b. September 04, 1891 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.
died July 12, 1968 Fannin Co., Ga.
3. Margaret Grace Wilson born March 06, 1895 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.
4. Nita Wilson b. 1896 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN. died November 11, 1958
Fannin Co., Ga.
After Alice Talley Wilson died, Fletcher married (2) to Mary Ann Hogan
abt. 1899. She is the daughter of William Hogan and Sarah Shell of Hamilton
Co., TN. They had five children:
1. Leonard (Lemon) Wilson born abt. 1900 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.
2. Millie Rachel Wilson b. January 16, 1902 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.
died January 05, 1934 Fannin Co., Ga. She married James E. Tranthem
3. Fletcher Wilson b. abt. 1904 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN. died August 15,
1967 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN.
4. Harvey Wilson b. abt. 1906 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN. died February 03,
1972 Hamilton Co., TN.
5. Johnathan E. Wilson b. abt. 1908 Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., Tn.
John Fletcher Wilson died on January 12, 1960, Chattanooga, TN.
and is buried in Hamilton Memorial Gardens, along with his oldest son Lester
Finley Wilson. Both of his wives, Alice Talley and Mary Ann Hogan, are buried
in the Talley family Cemetery.
|John Fletcher Wilson, son Johnathan E. Wilson, grandson
Donnie Wilson, and granddaughter, Phyllis.
||Fletcher his sister Martha (Seated) and other members
of his family.
Fletcher's 92nd Birthday. Behind him are his
children by his first wife Allice
Talley. Left to Right- Neta Cochran, Ada Ross, Lester Finley (Ted), and
Grace Long. Picture taken 1955.