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Family: Van C. Wilson/Elizabeth Katherine Musgrove (F14610)

m. 9 Dec 1936

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  • Father | Male
    Van C. Wilson, Jr.

    Born  8 May 1909  El Paso, El Paso County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Sep 1978   
    Married  9 Dec 1936  [1]  El Paso, El Paso County, Texas  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location

    Mother | Female
    Elizabeth Katherine Musgrove

    Born  1911  Tucson, Pima County, Arizona Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Father  William J. Musgrove | F14608 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Nell D. "Nellie" Hamilton | F14608 Group Sheet 

  • Notes  Engagement Announcement:
    • Engagement and Parties for Bride-Elect Announced; Miss Elizabeth Musgrove, Van C. Wilson Jr. Will Be Married Wednesday Night; Mrs. Thomas Beaham of Benson, Arizona, To Be Bride-Elect's Matron of Honor; Hunter Akard Will Be Best Man; Couple Will Live in El Paso

      Miss Elizabeth Musgrove, daughter of Mrs. Nellie Musgrove and the late W. J. Musgrove of El Paso, and Van C. Wilson Jr., son of Mrs. Olga Pool Wilson and Van C. Wilson of El Paso, will be married Wednesday at 8 p.m.

      Announcement of the engagements was made today by the bride-elect's mother.

      Only members of the families will be present at the wedding, which will be simple in detail.

      Mrs. Thomas G. Beaham of Benson, Arizona, will be Miss Musgrove's maid of honor. Mr. and Mrs. Beaham will arrive Wednesday from Benson.

      Hunter Akard, long-time friend of Mr. Wilson, will be best man.

      Miss Musgrove was born and reared in Tucson, Arizona. She came to El Paso five years ago with her mother and brothers, William C. and Burdett Musgrove, both of El Paso. Miss Musgrove attended the College of Mines for two years. She is a member of the Business and Professional Woman's Club.

      The bride-elect's mother, who has been visiting in Washington, D.C., will arrive tomorrow for the wedding.

      Mr. Wilson was born and reared in El Paso. He was graduated from El Paso High School and attended the College of Mines. Mr. Wilson is a brother of Misses Dimples and Ann Wilson, both of El Paso. He is a nephew of Adrian Poll, Miss Julia Pool and Mrs. Charles Meadow, all of El Paso.

      Mr. Wilson is employed by Watkins Motor Company, Inc. The couple will live in El Paso.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4966] Musgrove, Elizabeth Katherine and Van C. Wilson (Jr.) - Engagement Announcement, (originally published in the El Paso Herald-Post, page 6, Monday, December 7, 1936; El Paso, El Paso County, Texas) (Reliability: 3).