Joseph Wilcox

19 April 1760–29 November 1829 (Age 69)
Halifax, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Wilcox was born on 19 April 1760, in Halifax, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, William Wilcox, was 45 and his mother, Elizabeth Baker, was 40. He married Prudence Dairymple on 22 March 1793, in Halifax, Windham, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 29 November 1829, in Halifax, Windham, Vermont, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Halifax, Windham, Vermont, United States.

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Joseph Wilcox
Prudence Dairymple
Marriage: 22 March 1793
Joseph Wilcox
Tyler Wilcox
Louisa Wilcox
Mary L Wilcox
Samuel Wilcox
James Wilcox
Lewis Wilcox
Elizabeth Wilcox
Anna Wilcox

Spouse and Children

22 March 1793
Halifax, Windham, Vermont, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Wilcox





World Events (8)


Age 15

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."

Age 16

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 21

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Wilcox in entry for Tyler Wilcox, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Joseph Wilcox in entry for Samuel Wilcox, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Joseph Wilcox in entry for Tylor Wilcox, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

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