Stephen Wilcox

Male5 April 1752–19 February 1826

Brief Life History of Stephen

When Stephen Wilcox was born on 5 April 1752, in Rhode Island, United States, his father, William Wilcox, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Baker, was 32. He married Elinor Ewing about 1775, in Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 19 February 1826, at the age of 73.

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Stephen Wilcox
Elinor Ewing
Marriage: about 1775
William Wilcox
Joshua Wilcox
Nancy Wilcox
Lavina Wilcox
Nathaniel Wilcox
Mary Wilcox
Stephen Wilcox
Seth Wilcox
Harriet Wilcox
Almira Adeline Wilcox

Sources (24)

  • Stephen Willcox, "Vermont, Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
  • Stephen Wilcox in entry for Stephen Wilcox, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Stephen Wilcox in entry for Stephen Wilcox, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1775Rhode Island, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 24

    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1776 · Rhode Island Declares Independence

    Age 24

    Rhode Island declares independence from Great Britain on May 4, 1776, making it the first colony to do so officially.


    Age 39

    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    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.

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