Hyrum Wilcox

15 October 1849–14 May 1929 (Age 79)
Green River, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States

The Life Summary of Hyrum

When Hyrum Wilcox was born on 15 October 1849, in Green River, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States, his father, Elisha Wilcox, was 39 and his mother, Anna Pickle, was 35. He married Serinda Jane Allred on 1 October 1876, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Carbon, Utah, United States in 1900 and Sunnyside, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 14 May 1929, in Lava Hot Springs, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Wilcox
1849–1929
Serinda Jane Allred
1862–1924
Marriage: 1 October 1876
Minnie Minerva Wilcox
1878–1928
Barbara Elizabeth Wilcox
1881–1972
Sarrah Ethel Wilcox
1884–1955
Hyrum Earl Wilcox
1888–1947
Johannah Willcox
1890–1896
Belva Myrl Wilcox
1893–1986
Francis Hugh Wilcox
1895–1990

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 October 1876Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries - 1867: Carter, Dakota Territory, United States; 1869: Sweetwater, Wyoming Territory, United States; 1890: Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 21
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Wilcock
    Willcox

    Sources (37)

    • Hyrum Wilcox in entry for Sarah Ethel McDonald, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Hyrum Wilcox in household of Elisha Wilcox, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Hyrum Wilcox in entry for Alfred L. Mcdonald and Sarah Crow, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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