Benjamin Mairs WILSON
Edith St. George HUNTINGTON

Husband:  Benjamin Mairs WILSON
Birth:  5 Nov 1848, Pittsburg, Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania 
Death:  Aft 1910, Versailles, France
Father:  Dr. John WILSON
Mother:  Sarah Ann MAIRS

Marriage-1:  10 Dec 1874, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois 

Wife-1:  Frances HUNTINGTON
Birth:  2 Feb 1848, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois 
Death:   20 Jun 1904
Father:  Alonzo HUNTINGTON 
Mother:  Patience Lorain DYER 

Marriage-2:  5 Nov 1908, Versailles, France

Wife-2:  Edith St. George HUNTINGTON
Birth:  12 Nov 1866, Spencerport, Monroe Co., New York 
Father:  Henry Alonzo HUNTINGTON 
Mother:  Frances S. TUCKER 

Children - Marriage-1:
1. Huntington WILSON, b: 15 Dec 1875, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
                                      d; 31 Dec 1946, New Haven, New Haven Co., Connecticut
2. Sarah Loraine WILSON, b: 14 Feb 1883, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
                                           d: Aug 1887, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois
Benjamin was an attorney with the law firm of Wilson & Collier in Chicago.  He was a member of the Protestant Episcopal Church and was, for some time, American Vice Consul at Antwerp, Belgium.  He received the degree of Doctor Juris in 1871 from the University of Heidelberg.  He was a member of the Illinois State Legislature.

Benjamin and Frances lived with her father in 1880.

After Frances' death in 1904, Benjamin married their niece (Henry's daughter), Edith Huntington.

1) Marriage:  Cook Co., Illinois Vital Statistics, Vol. 90, Cert #00019442