Jessie Wilcox

1 March 1926–about 2012 (Age 85)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Jessie

When Jessie Wilcox was born on 1 March 1926, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Hiram Sherwood Wilcox, was 23 and her mother, Emma Jannette Geroy, was 20. She lived in Westfield, Tioga, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935 and Towanda, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died about 2012, in Florida, United States, at the age of 86.

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Florida Involvement in World War II
Age 15
Similar to the first World War, Florida's location and temperature served as an ideal location for military training; in fact, Florida would end up having 172 military installations. As a result of World War II growth, Camp Blanding became the fourth largest city in Florida, capable of housing over 55,000 soldiers. Many Floridians sacrificed their lives among other Americans to win the war; it's estimated that about 3,000 U.S. deaths were from Floridian troops.
1949 · NATO is Established
Age 23
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (10)

  • Jessie Wilcox in household of Hiram Wilcox, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jessie Wilcox in household of Hiram Wilcox, "United States Census, 1940"
  • 1930 United States Federal Census

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