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05-Margaret Malinda Wilson
Birth: 1822/1824, Wash Co, IN [census]
Home: Wash & Floyd Co, IN 11
Death: Oct 1860, Wash Co, IN- age 38
Mother: Lucinda Garriott

Marriage: 8 Aug 1839, Wash Co, IN
Spouse: William Thompson BOSLEY
Birth: 1818, probably Nelson Co, KY [census]
Death: Sep 1866, Jackson Co, IN- age 48
Father: James Bosley (1781-1837
Mother: Sarah Allen (1780-1866

     CHILDREN: According to Fitzpatrick 11 Margaret and William had 5 children. These children lived with Margaret's sister, Lucinda, and Augustine Curd, her husband: [census]
06----MARY JANE BOSLEY [b about 1841, IN];
06----JAMES BENTON BOSLEY [b. 29 Sep 1843, Floyd Co, IN; d. 29 Oct 1918, Brownstown, Jackson Co, IN- age 75], m. Elvira ___ (b. 1851, IN) in 1884;
06----ROBERT BOSLEY [b. 1844, Floyd Co, IN; d. 10 Oct 1866, Wash Co, IN- age 22];
06----CHARLES BOSLEY [b. 1846, Floyd Co, IN]; and
06----ANNA ELIZA BOSLEY [b. 1 Aug 1850, New Albany, IN; d. 14 Nov 1912, Eldorado, Saline Co, IL- age 62, bur. Wolf Creek Cemetery 2 ], m. Joseph Powell MANION [b. 14 Feb 1853, Hart Co, KY; d. 7 Dec 1921, Eldorado, Saline Co, IL- age 68, bur. Wolf Creek Cemetery], son of Ambrose Dudley MANION (1817-1896) and Susan Elizabeth PRATT (1821-1868), had daughter:
    07----ANNA JOSEPHINE MANION [b. 12 Dec 1884, Barnhill, Wayne Co, IL; d. 20 Nov 1978, Carbondale, IL- age 93 ], m. William Edward RICE [b. 10 Jan 1875, Gallatin Co, IL; d. 25 Oct 1941, Columbia, Boone Co, MO- age 66 ], the son of James Harvey RICE (1847-1885) and Rebecca Alice BOYD (1852-1924) on 22 Jun 1921, Benton, Franklin Co, IL.

     1950 New Albany, Floyd Co, IN census: has (all but Wm b. IN) Wm T Bosley 40, b. KY; Malinda M Bosley 22; Mary Jane Bosley 9; James T Bosley 7; Robert LO Bosley 6; Charles O Bosley 4; and Ann Eliza Bosley 11/12.
     1960 Franklin Twp, Wash Co, IN census: (all but William b. IN) William T Bosley 49, b. KY, Farmer w/ $200 RE; Malinda Bosley 42; James Bosley 18, Farm Laborer; Robert Bosley 16; Charles Bosley 13; Ann Bosley 8; and Alma Belle Bosley 6.
     1900 Brownstown, Jackson Co, IN census: has (all b. IN) James Bosley 57, Farmer; Elvira Bosley 49, Housekeeper (2 children-2 living); Charles E Bosley 14; James J Bosley 13; and Joseph B McCormick 73, Carpenter (Boarder).

     LAND PURCHASE: [Government Land Office Doc# 7650,pg 123, dated 10 Aug 1835, Jeffersonville, IN] William Thompson Bosley purchased 40 acres of land [NE4 SE4 S21 T1N R4E] in Wash Co, IN, by Martin Van Buren, President.