Robert Wilson was born about 1718 in St. Andrews, County Fife, Scotland.
He married Mary Douglas on April 1, 1740, in Charles County, Maryland. Their children and life together are described in detail in the section on Robert and Mary Wilson.
Mary died on June 27, 1790 in Montgomery County, Maryland.
About 1715 English, Scottish and German settlers found their way to the Montgomery County, Maryland area. It was officially established from Charles, Prince George's, and Frederick counties in 1776.
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