William Madison Wilkins

13 October 1871–16 April 1918 (Age 46)
Union Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Madison

When William Madison Wilkins was born on 13 October 1871, in Union Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States, his father, Absalom Wilkins, was 39 and his mother, Lovina Perigo, was 26. He lived in Rawson, Union Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1900. In 1919, his occupation is listed as farmer in Ohio, United States. He died on 16 April 1918, in Toledo State Hospital, Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Clymer Cemetery, Mount Cory, Union Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Absalom Wilkins
Lovina Perigo
Mary Catharine Wilkins
William Madison Wilkins
Daniel Ross Wilkins
Cora Blanch Wilkins
Ora Della Wilkins
Ira Virgil Wilkins
Peter Monroe Wilkins
Lawrence Absolam Wilkins

Parents and Siblings


    Lovina Perigo




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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

Age 15

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Madison Wilkins in household of Absalom Wilkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William M Wilkins in household of Absolom Wilkins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William M Wilkins in household of Absolum Wilkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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