When James Albert Wilcox was born in 1836, in Bath, Bath, Steuben, New York, United States, his father, Elijah Wilcox, was 26 and his mother, Sally Ann Cummings, was 23. He married Jane Agnes Spraker on 28 May 1857, in Bath, Bath, Steuben, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 30 June 1864, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States.
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.