Caroline Wilbor

about 1815–
Florence, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline Wilbor was born about 1815, in Florence, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, Samuel Wilbor, was 47 and her mother, Polly Thompson, was 43. She married Albert Delano in 1836. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in New York, United States in 1870 and Camden, Camden, Oneida, New York, United States for about 20 years.

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Albert Delano
Caroline Wilbor
Marriage: 1836
Melancthon Delano
Gilbert Laroy Delano
Henry Delano
Melvin M Delano

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 12

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.

Age 31

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English wild ‘wild’ + bor ‘boar’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Delano in household of Albert Delano, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Caroline Delano in household of Albert Delano, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Caroline De Lano in household of Henry A De Lano, "United States Census, 1900"

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