James Wilson was born on September 26, 1738 in Christiana Hundred, New Castle County, Delaware to Christopher Wilson and Esther Woodward. He married Amy Gregg on December 30, 1761 at the Kennett Monthly Meeting in Kennett, Chester County, Pennsylvania. James died on August 20, 1820 in Hockessin, Delaware.
|Offspring of James Wilson and Amy Gregg (1740-1771)|
|Stephen Wilson (1762-1820)|
|Lydia Wilson (1764-1840)||14 May 1764 Hockessin, New Castle County, Delaware, United States||1840 Half Moon, Centre County, Pennsylvania, United States||Isaac Moore (1764-1844)|
|Dinah Wilson (1767-1822)|
|Joshua Wilson (1771-?)|