Benjamin J. Wilcox

about 1772–1846 (Age 74)
Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States

The Life Summary of Benjamin J.

When Benjamin J. Wilcox was born about 1772, in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Peleg Wilcox, was 16 and his mother, Dinah Johnston, was 20. He married Elizabeth Record on 14 November 1799. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1846, in Java, Wyoming, New York, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Varysburg, Sheldon, Wyoming, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin J. Wilcox
1772–1846
Sarah Ann Wilbor
1786–
Amos Benjamin Wilcox
1809–
Parmelia Wilcox
about 1831–
William W Wilcox
1810–1888
Russell Wilcox
1811–
Alexander Wilcox
1812–
Mary Wilcox
1813–1889
Lewis Wilcox
1815–1893
Hezekiah Wilcox
1822–
Clarinda Wilcox
1824–

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World Events (8)

1776
Age 4
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776
Age 4
New York is the 11th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 22
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire, Lancashire, and Flintshire): variant of Wilcock , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This form of the surname is based on the pronunciation.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Wilcock
Willcox

Sources (5)

  • Benjamin Willcox in entry for Thomas Records Willcox, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Benjamin Wilcox, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Benjamin Wilcox, "Rhode Island, Marriages, 1724-1916"

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