Horace Harold Wilder

13 January 1901–30 April 1980 (Age 79)
Byron, Genesee, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Horace Harold

When Horace Harold Wilder was born on 13 January 1901, in Byron, Genesee, New York, United States, his father, Samuel Wayne Wilder, was 44 and his mother, Nellie Beatrice Johnson, was 35. He married Elsie Estelle Bowden on 20 May 1922, in Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Oakfield, Oakfield, Genesee, New York, United States for about 35 years. He died on 30 April 1980, in Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Grandview Cemetery, Batavia, Genesee, New York, United States.

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Horace Harold Wilder
Elsie Estelle Bowden
Marriage: 20 May 1922
Horace H Wilder
Virginia M Wilder
Lucille E Wilder - Smart
Lucille Wilder

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World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land
Age 1
A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1917 · Women Given the Right to Vote in New York
Age 16
Voters in New York approve a bill giving women the right to vote. This is passed three years prior to the 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution which allowed women to vote nationwide.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 22
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English, German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wild .

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

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Sources (12)

  • H Horace Wilder in household of W Samuel Wilder, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Horace H Wilder in household of Samuel W Wilder, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Horace H Wilder in household of Samuelw Wilder, "United States Census, 1910"

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