William Wiswell Jr.1

M, #730, b. 2 January 1811
FatherWilliam Wiswell1,2,3,4 b. 6 Mar 1787, d. 31 Dec 1852
MotherMercy Woodward4,3 b. 1 Aug 1788, d. 6 Jun 1848

Family

Ruth M. Gleeton b. 23 March 1811
Children
Family BackgroundWiswell - Norman Ancestry and Allied Families
ChartsDescendants of John Wiswall

KEY EVENTS:

     William Wiswell Jr. was born on Wednesday, 2 January 1811 in Cheshire County, New Hampshire.1,5
     
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NARRATIVE:

     William Wiswell Jr. may have been enumerated on the 1820 federal census in the household of William Wiswell in Conneauttee Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania.4
     On 5 November 1850 William was enumerated as the head of the household in McKean, Erie County, Pennsylvania, in the federal census of 1 June 1850. Ruth M. Wiswell, Alma Wiswell, William L. Wiswell and Mary C. Wiswell also lived there at the time of the enumeration. According to this census, he was a farmer whose real estate was valued at $1200.1
     On 19 July 1870 William was enumerated as the head of the household in McKean, in the federal census of 1 June 1870. Ruth M. Wiswell and Mary C. Wiswell also lived there at the time of the enumeration.6
Last Edited20 Jul 2005

Citations

  1. [S450] William Wiswell (Jr.) household, 1850 U.S. census, Erie County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, McKean Township, dwelling 127, family 131, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M432, roll 778.
  2. [S1136] Wm. Wiswell household, 1840 U.S. Census, McKean Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, page 172, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M704, roll 459.
  3. [S1134] William Wiswell household, 1830 U.S. Census, McKean Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, page 318, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M19, roll 147.
  4. [S1133] Wm. Wiswell household, 1820 U.S. Census, Conneauttee Township, Erie County, Pennsylvania, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M33, roll 102.
  5. [S68] History of Erie County, Pennsylvania (Chicago: Warner, Beers, & Co., 1884), p. 116 (Township Biographies section). Hereinafter cited as History of Erie County, PA.
  6. [S452] William Wiswell household, 1870 U.S. census, Erie County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, McKean Township, page 16, dwelling 120, family 120, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M593, roll 1341.
  7. [S1141] Wm. Wiswell household, 1860 U.S. census, Erie County, Pennsylvania, population schedule, McKean Township, page 45, dwelling 350, family 324, National Archives and Records Administration micropublication M653, roll 1108.