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Dr. Dwight Hillis Wilson, Sr.

Male 1909 - 1962


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  • Title  Dr. 
    Suffix  Sr. 
    Born  18 Oct 1909  Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  27 Mar 1962  District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  30 Mar 1962  District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I1224  NC Families
    Last Modified  21 Feb 2011 

    Father  Allen J. Wilson,   b. May 1870, Abbeville, Abbeville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Ann Fitzgerald,   b. abt.1885, Chester, Delaware County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1949 
    Family ID  F405  Group Sheet

    Family  Gheretein Ridgeley,   b. 31 Jul 1912, District of Columbia, US Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Oct 1999, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  12 Jun 1935  District of Columbia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Children 
     1. D. Wilson, Jr.
    Last Modified  21 Feb 2011 
    Family ID  F406  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Graduation Photo: Dwight Hillis Wilson Sr.
    Graduation Photo: Dwight Hillis Wilson Sr.

    Documents
    Obituary: Dwight Hillis Wilson Sr.
    Obituary: Dwight Hillis Wilson Sr.
    From the Washington Post - 30 Mar 1962.

  • Sources 
    1. [S104] Munden, Ken. "Dwight Hillis Wilson, 1909-1962." American Archivist 26.2 (1963): 208. Society of American Archivists. Web. ..

    2. [S80] 1910 US Census.
      Raleigh (Ward 3), Wake County - District 120, Sheet 15A, Family 391 - http://is.gd/N47w37. Age 6 months. Mulatto.

    3. [S81] 1920 US Census.
      Wilmington, New Hanover County - District 100, Sheet 4A, #308 - http://is.gd/cJ3AFr. Age 10.

    4. [S107] "Obituary: Dwight H. Wilson Sr." Washington Post [District of Columbia] 30 Mar. 1962. Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003. Web. ..

    5. [S108] Cook, J. Frank. "American Archivists and the SAA, 1938-1979: From Arcana Siwash to the C&U PAG." American Archivists 51 (1988): 428-39. Society for American Archivists. Web. ..
      Letter written by Dwight in 1949 states he had been married 14 years.

    6. [S105] Wilson, Dwight. "Wilson Family." Message to the author. 17 Feb. 2011. E-mail..
      ceremony performed by Rev. Allen J. Wilson