Michael C. Wilson, Jr.
b. 12 December 1789, Guilford County, North Carolina, to Michael and Esther Wilson, Sr.
d. 21 February 1862, Salem, Henry County, Iowa
m. 13 February 1817, Highland County, Ohio
b. 5 January 1798, Grayson County, Virginia, to David and Susannah (Hiett) Reece
d. 27 April 1877, Salem, Henry County, Iowa
Children with Rebecca Reece:
• Cyrena/Sirena (1817-1856) married William Lewelling
• David (1821-1856) married Elizabeth Hiatt
• Esther (1822-1852)
• Jane (b. 1824)
• Elias (1827-1857)
• Rebecca (b. 1831)
Michael, Jr. moved his family to Duck Creek, Indiana, on 17 November 1827; one month later he moved back to Highland County, Ohio. He returned to Indiana in 1831 and stayed until 1843, when he moved to Salem, Henry County, Iowa.
Jacqueline Frank Strickland