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
1767–1843
Eleanor Willcox
1780–1816
Marriage: 2 June 1801
Thomas Courtney Jenkins
1802–1882
William Jenkins
1812–1838
Eleanor Jenkins
1816–
Mark Wilcox Jenkins
1804–1871
Edward Courtney Jenkins
1806–
James Willcox Jenkins
1808–1887
Joseph Willcox Jenkins
1814–1897

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 June 1801
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1744–1827Male

    Mary Flahaven

    Female1748–1784Female

siblings

(3)

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.
1791

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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