Isabella Louise Wilcox

Brief Life History of Isabella Louise

When Isabella Louise Wilcox was born on 25 June 1849, in Litchfield, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, Rodney Wilcox, was 43 and her mother, Emily Davis, was 40. She married Alanson Townsend Parker about 1870, in Herkimer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in New York, United States in 1870. She died on 4 May 1881, in Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alanson Townsend Parker
1839–1926
Isabella Louise Wilcox
1849–1881
Marriage: about 1870
Belle Louise Parker
1881–

Sources (15)

  • Bella Parker in household of A T Parker, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Belle L. Parker, "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992"
  • Belle Louise Wilcox in entry for Robert Lyon Jackson and Belle Louise Parker, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"

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World Events (8)

1851

Historical Boundaries: 1851: Iowa, United States 1851: Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire, Lancashire, and Flintshire): variant of Wilcock , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This form of the surname is based on the pronunciation.

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

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