Jenrose Wilson (African-American history interviews)

Jenrose Wilson was born in Alton and moved to Springfield when she was 12. By age 16, she was married and had had her first child. She lived in St. Louis, Alton and Chicago before returning to Springfield, where she met her eventual husband, Charles Wilson.

schs-logo-22In an interview for the Springfield African-American History Foundation series, she discusses her experiences as both a youth and adult in Springfield, among other topics.


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