Mary Elizabeth Conkle

12 October 1875–12 August 1927 (Age 51)
Gallia, Greenfield Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Conkle was born on 12 October 1875, in Gallia, Greenfield Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Conkel, was 34 and her mother, Sarah Walter, was 29. She married John Lionel Wilcox on 19 October 1899, in Gallia, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Morgan Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States for about 30 years and Big Lick, Hancock, Ohio, United States in 1920. She died on 12 August 1927, in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Vanlue, Amanda Township, Hancock, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lionel Wilcox
1880–1958
Mary Elizabeth Conkle
1875–1927
Marriage: 19 October 1899
Lester F. Wilcox
1901–1985
Flossie Jane Wilcox
1903–1978
Herold Wilcox
1905–
John H. Wilcox
1906–
Elva Catherine Wilcox
1907–1971
Alva C. Wilcox
1908–1970
Avis Quilla Wilcox
1910–1995
Denver Dean Wilcox
1913–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 October 1899
Gallia, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

    Lester F. Wilcox

    Male1901–1985Male

    Female1903–1978Female

    Herold Wilcox

    Male1905–Male

    John H. Wilcox

    Male1906–Male

    Female1907–1971Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Conkel

    Male1841–1908Male

    Sarah Walter

    Female1846–1931Female

siblings

(9)

    Elmer Conkle

    Male1862–Male

    Cora Conkel

    Female1868–1889Female

    Ann Conkle

    Female1868–Female

    Henry Conkel

    Male1870–Male

    Male1870–1959Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Dutch Konkel or possibly German Gunkel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Wilcox in household of Joseph Con*, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Libby Wilcox in household of John Wilcox, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary E Conkel in household of Joseph Conkel, "United States Census, 1880"

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