Phebe Roseltha Wilcox

21 March 1857–26 May 1925 (Age 68)
Hamburg, Fremont, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Phebe Roseltha

When Phebe Roseltha Wilcox was born on 21 March 1857, in Hamburg, Fremont, Iowa, United States, her father, Samuel Allen Wilcox, was 37 and her mother, Martha Bolton Parker, was 37. She married John Henry Berrey on 20 December 1875, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Franklin Township, Fremont, Iowa, United States in 1860. She died on 26 May 1925, in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Dingle Cemetery, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Berrey
Phebe Roseltha Wilcox
Marriage: 20 December 1875
John Alfonzo Berrey
Parley Nichols Berrey
Phebe Luella Berrey
Martha Elizabeth Berrey
Adam La Mar Berrey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 December 1875Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 6
    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
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 18
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    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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    Phebe Roseltha Wilcox was the tenth child of Samuel Al …

    Sources (53)

    • Phebe Wilcox in household of Saml Wilcox, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Phebe Berry, "Idaho, County Marriages, 1864-1950"
    • Phoebe R. Christie, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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