Sarah E. Wilcox

22 July 1867–
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Sarah E.

When Sarah E. Wilcox was born on 22 July 1867, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, her father, Albert Richard Wilcox, was 23 and her mother, Susan Drake, was 20. She married John Bright on 31 December 1885, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Summer's Magisterial District, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died in Chula Vista, San Diego, California, United States.

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John Bright
Sarah E. Wilcox
Marriage: 31 December 1885
Laurence D Wright
Dewey Smith Wright
Dernie O Wright
Wilbur L Wright

Spouse and Children

31 December 1885
Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States


    Laurence D Wright



    Dernie O Wright


    Wilbur L Wright


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 25

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 31

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Willcox in household of Albert Willcos, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah E Wilcox in household of R A Wilcox, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah B Wright in household of John Wright, "United States Census, 1930"

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