Isaac Wilcox

Brief Life History of Isaac

When Isaac Wilcox was born on 19 July 1782, in Richmond, Washington, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Stephen Wilcox, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Bates, was 36. He married Eunice Sweet about 1815, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Menard, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 11 January 1862, in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Petersburg, Menard, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Wilcox
Eunice Sweet
Marriage: about 1815
Elvira Wilcox
Phebe Wilcox
Eunice Almira Wilcox
about 1817–1864
Isaac Almanza Wilcox
Drucilla Sarah Wilcox

Sources (3)

  • Isaac Wilcox, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Isaac Wilcox, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Isaac Wilcox in household of Almanza Wilcox, "United States Census, 1860"

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

1790 · 13th State

On May 29, 1790, Rhode Island becomes the last of the original 13 colonies to become a state.


France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

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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