Adam Wilcox

11 February 1847–17 January 1917 (Age 69)
Bonaparte, Van Buren, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Adam

When Adam Wilcox was born on 11 February 1847, in Bonaparte, Van Buren, Iowa, United States, his father, Samuel Allen Wilcox, was 27 and his mother, Martha Bolton Parker, was 27. He married Eunice Jane Dalrymple on 2 February 1880, in Dingle, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Dingle, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1880 and Cedar Fort, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 17 January 1917, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Dingle, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam Wilcox
Eunice Jane Dalrymple
Marriage: 2 February 1880
Martha Ethel Wilcox
Eunice Sophronia Wilcox
Mary Edna Wilcox
Eldon Adam Wilcox
Ida Mabel Wilcox
Milton Legrand Wilcox

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 February 1880Dingle, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 16
    Historical Boundaries 1863: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Idaho Territory, United States 1863: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho, Territory, United States 1875: Bear Lake, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bear Lake, Idaho, United States
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 19
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    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

    ADAM WILCOX 1847 - 1917

    In 1866 Martha Parker took her namesake, Martha (daughter of John D.), to visit Adam and Eunice …

    Sources (85)

    • Adam Wilcox in entry for Mary Edna Powell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Adam Wilcox in household of Saml Wilcox, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Adam Wilcox, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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