Joseph Wilcox

19 April 1760–29 November 1829 (Age 69)
Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Joseph

When Joseph Wilcox was born on 19 April 1760, in Rhode Island, British Colonial America, his father, William Wilcox, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Baker, was 40. He married Prudence Dalrymple 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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Family Time Line

Joseph Wilcox
1760–1829
Prudence Dalrymple
1772–1856
Marriage: 22 March 1793
Joseph Wilcox
1793–1865
Tyler Wilcox
1795–1878
Louisa Wilcox
1797–1880
Mary L Wilcox
1799–1849
Samuel Wilcox
1801–1881
James Wilcox
1804–
Lewis Wilcox
1806–1875
Elizabeth Wilcox
1809–
Anna Wilcox
1812–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 March 1793Halifax, Windham, Vermont, United States
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1763 · First Synagogue in America
    Age 3
    The first Jewish Synagogue in America was built in Newport, Rhode Island in 1763. It still stands today, making it the oldest synagogue in the United States.
    1776
    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 (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 (36)

    • Joseph Willcox in entry for Samuel Willcox, "Vermont, Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
    • Joseph Wilcox, "United States Census, 1820"
    • Joseph Wilcox, "United States Census, 1800"

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