George Wilder

3 March 1761–after 1832 (Age 70)
Culpeper, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of George

George Wilder was born on 3 March 1761, in Culpeper, Virginia, British Colonial America. He married Frances Ware about 1784, in Virginia, British Colonial America. He lived in Abbeville, South Carolina, United States in 1790 and Orangeburg, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States in 1800. He died after 1832, in Talladega, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72.

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George Wilder
1761–1832
Frances Ware
1766–1830
Marriage: about 1784

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1784
Virginia, British Colonial America

World Events (8)

1775

Age 14

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 15

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 20

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.

Name Meaning

English, German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wild .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Wildear, "United States Census, 1790"
  • George Wylder, "United States Census, 1800"
  • George Wilder Court Declaration for Revolutionary War Pension

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