Eleanor Willcox

5 May 1780–19 June 1816 (Age 36)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Eleanor

When Eleanor Willcox was born on 5 May 1780, her father, Mark Wilcox, was 35 and her mother, Mary Flahaven, was 32. She married William Daniel Jenkins on 2 June 1801. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 19 June 1816, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 36.

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Family Time Line

William Daniel Jenkins
Eleanor Willcox
Marriage: 2 June 1801
Thomas Courtney Jenkins
William Jenkins
Eleanor Jenkins
Mark Wilcox Jenkins
Edward Courtney Jenkins
James Willcox Jenkins
Joseph Willcox Jenkins

Spouse and Children

2 June 1801


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings


    Mary Flahaven




World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 1

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.
1782 · Lexington Market Opens

Age 2

The Legendary Lexington Market Opened in 1782. The market is as old as the America itself.

Age 11

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock , widespread in southwestern England.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Ellen Wilcox, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
  • Ellen Wilcox in entry for William Jenkins, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"

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