Miner Wilcox

10 December 1834–10 February 1920 (Age 85)
Norwich Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Miner

When Miner Wilcox was born on 10 December 1834, in Norwich Township, Franklin, Ohio, United States, his father, Elisha Wilcox, was 25 and his mother, Anna Pickle, was 20. He married Julia Ann Allred on 27 March 1860, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States for about 20 years. He died on 10 February 1920, in Nampa, Canyon, Idaho, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Paris Cemetery, Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Miner Wilcox
Julia Ann Allred
Marriage: 27 March 1860
Miner Julius Wilcox
Julia Minetta Wilcox
Isaac Francis Wilcox
Eliza Jane Wilcox
Annie Elizabeth Wilcox
Mary Velona Wilcox
George Elmer Wilcox
William Asa Wilcox
Miner George Wilcox
Ernest Wilcox
Elnora Wilcox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1860Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built
    Age 1
    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1862 · Battle of Shiloh
    Age 28
    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

    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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    Story Highlight

    Miner Wilcox

    Miner Wilcox was born in Ohio in 1834. He lived for several years in Nauvoo, Illinois and then came to Utah in 1847 when he was 12. Miner married Julia Ann Allred in Mt. Pleasant, Utah in 1860. The …

    Sources (36)

    • Miner Wilcox, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Miner Wilcox in entry for Mary V. Wilcox, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Miner Wilcox, "United States Census, 1880"

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