Stephen King Wilbur

2 July 1832–2 November 1905 (Age 73)
Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life Summary of Stephen King

When Stephen King Wilbur was born on 2 July 1832, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, his father, Melvin Wilbur, was 30 and his mother, Aidah Winchell, was 30. He married Susan Augusta Byington in 1854, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States in 1870 and Star Valley, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1900. He died on 2 November 1905, in Smoot, Uinta, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Smoot Cemetery, Smoot, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen King Wilbur
1832–1905
Susan Augusta Byington
1840–1919
Marriage: 1854
Hyrum Melvin Wilbur
1855–1855
Stephen Elliot Wilbur
1856–1884
Sarah Eunice Wilbur
1859–1882
Sina Alice Wilbur
1861–1863
Hanah Melvina Wilbur
1863–1896
Elisha Melvin Wilbur
1866–1957
Rufus Leroy Wilbur
1868–1913
Watty Selecte Wilbur
1871–1871
Wade E. Wilbur
1871–
David Levi Wilbur
1873–1884
Ruth Dennis Wilbur
1875–1959
Jane Dutcher Wilbur
1877–1883
Susannah Wilbur
1879–1974
Wealtha Permila Wilbur
1880–1919

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1854Utah, United States
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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.
    1850
    Age 18
    Historical Boundaries 1850: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Utah, Utah, United States
    1853 · Many Called to Settle the New Area
    Age 21
    From 1853-1854, Lorenzo Snow was called with 60 other families to help settle and strength Brigham City and the surrounding area.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wilber .History: Samuel Wilbur (c. 1585–1656), also known as Wilbore and Wildbore, is recorded in Boston, MA, before 1633 and purchased Boston Common in 1634. He and other religious exiles from MA purchased and settled Aquidneck Island (now RI) in 1637.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wilber

    Sources (46)

    • Stephen Wilber, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Stephen K. Wilbur in entry for James Morgan and Ruth Wilbur, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Stephen K in entry for Cynthia Wilbur, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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