John Wilcox

1755–31 August 1827 (Age 72)
New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of John

John Wilcox was born in 1755, in New London, Connecticut Colony, British Colonial America. He married Catharine Woodard about 1778, in Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 31 August 1827, in Wells, Rutland, Vermont, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Wells, Rutland, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wilcox
1755–1827
Catharine Woodard
1762–1819
Marriage: about 1778
Amos Wilcox
1785–1834
Betsy Wilcox
1787–1848
Mary Wilcox
1790–1871
Wealthy Wilcox
1792–1871
Artemas Wilcox
1799–1872
Phebe Wilcox
1801–1864
Cephas Wilcox
1804–1871
Emily Wilcox
1807–1863

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1778
Rhode Island, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (6)

1776

Age 21

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State

Age 36

On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 39

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Wilcox in entry for Phebe Park, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • John Wilcox in entry for Cephae Wilcox, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • John Wilcox in entry for Catharine Wilcox, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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