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Burwell L. Wilson

Burwell L. Wilson, farmer, business executive. Mason.

Background

  • Wilson, Burwell L. was born on November 24, 1861 in Barren Company, Kentucky, United States. Son of Willis L. and Evalyn C. (Mosby) Wilson.

  • Education

    • Common school education.

    Career

    • Began as shipper of live stock, 1882, since also engaged in farming on extensive scale, and in other lines of business. Owner of farms in Barren, Warren and Rock Castle companies, Kentucky. Member Wilson Brothers, B. L. Wilson & Son, farming and live stock.

      President Lewis-Wilson-Hicks Company, lumber. Director H. Y. Davis National Bank, Cave City, Kentucky Trustee Liberty College, Glasgow, Kentucky.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Baptist

    Membership

    Mason.

    Connections

    • Married Lizzie King, September 29, 1887.
    • father: Willis L. Wilson
    • mother: Evalyn C. (Mosby) Wilson
    • spouse: Lizzie King
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    Born November 24, 1861
    Died July 16, 1936
    (aged 74)
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