Wilcox Family History

Wilcox Family History

1. John Wilcox #11098 b. Abt 1580, Bury, St. Edmonds, Suffolk, d. Abt 1660.

Children:

2. i Edward Wilcox #2468 b. 12 Feb 1604.

Second Generation

2. Edward Wilcox #2468 (1.John1) b. 12 Feb 1604, South Elkington, Lincolnshire, England, m. 12 May 1631, in Orby, Lancashire, England, Susanna Thompson #12356, b. 6 Sep 1607, Orby, Lincolnshire, Eng., (daughter of Amos Thompson #12357 and Carynthaphuch Jackson #12358). Edward died 1680, Portsmouth, Newport, RI. Edward was at Island of Aquidneck, Rhode Island in 1638. He was at Newport by 20 May, 1638.

Children:

  • 3. i Stephen Wilcox #2469 b. 6 Feb 1633.

    4. ii Daniel Wilcox #2466 b. ABT 1634.

    iii Mary Wilcox #6327 b. Abt 1635.

  • Third Generation

    3. Stephen Wilcox #2469 (2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 6 Feb 1633, Portsmouth, Wash. Co., RI, USA, 26 Dec 1634, m. 30 Jan 1658, in Newport, Newport, RI, USA, Hannah Hazard #2500, b. 10 Jul 1637, Boston, Suffolk Co, MA, USA, 10 Sep 1637, Boston, (daughter of Thomas Haszard #4743 and Martha Potter #4744) d. 1685, Portsmouth, RI. Stephen died 6 Feb 1690, Westerly, Wash. Co., RI. LDS card 1428 page 12,424 Stephen was received as an inhabitant of Portsmouth, March 5, 1656. He was admitted a freeman of Warwick, May 18, 1658. None of the descendants of Stephen appears to have settled in Tiverton, but all resides on Rhode Island or on the west side of Narragansett Bay, except Daniel and William, who went to Stonington, Conn.

    In 1658, Jan. 30, he had a deed of thirty-four acres from Thomas Hazard as dower with his wife. May 18, 1669, his name was in the list of inhabitants of Westerly. In 1670 he was complained of, with his partakers, by John Richards, Treasurer of Harvard College, for unjustly possessing five hundred acres in the Pequot country, on the east side of Pawcatuck River, within the bounds of Stonington.

    Children:

  • i Bethia Wilcox #7786 b. Abt. 1659, Westerly, Washington, RI, m. 15 Feb 1677/78, in Stonington, CT, Gershom Cottrell #7787.

    5. ii Edward Wilcox #5811 b. 5 Nov 1662.

    6. iii Thomas Wilcox #5812 b. 18 Feb 1664.

    7. iv Daniel Wilcox #5813 b. Abt 1666.

    8. v William Wilcox #5814 b. abt 1668.

    9. vi Stephen Wilcox #2464 b. ABT 1670.

    10. vii Hannah Wilcox #5815 b. abt 1672.

    viii Jeremiah Wilcox #5816 b. 1680, m. Mary Mallett #6311. Mary: Daughter of Thomas Mallett.

  • 4. Daniel Wilcox #2466 (2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. ABT 1634, Portsmouth, Tiverton, RI, USA, m. (1) ? #6828, m. (2) 28 Nov 1661, in Newport, Portsmouth, RI, USA, Elizabeth Cooke #2467, b. 6 Dec 1645, Plymouth, MA, (daughter of John Cooke #5308 and Sarah Warren #5309) d. 6 Dec 1715, Tiverton, RI, USA. Daniel died 2 Jul 1702, Dartmouth, MA, USA. Book # 929.273 W643w page 33 gives the death date as 2 July 1702. IGI 1992 Rhode Island card # 1427 page 12,379 gives marriage date. This is "Daniel Wilcox of Puncatest". His marriage to Elizabeth Cooke is recorded in the register of the town of Plymouth, Mass.

    Children by ?:

  • 11. i Daniel Wilcox #6829 b. 1657/57.

    ii Samuel Wilcox #6830 b. 1659, d. bef 9 Jun 1702.

    Children by Elizabeth Cooke:

    12. iii Mary Wilcox #7750 b. 25 Feb 1662.

    13. iv Sarah Wilcox #7751.

    14. v Stephen Wilcox #7752 b. 1668.

    15. vi John Wilcox #7753 b. 1670.

    vii Thomas Wilcox #7755 b. 1672, d. 9 Sep 1712. Unmarried.

    16. viii Edward Wilcox #7754 b. 1675/76.

    17. ix Lydia Wilcox #6364 b. abt 1675.

    x Susannah Wilcox #7756 b. Abt 1680, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, m. 7 Dec 1704, in Little Compton, Newport, RI, Jonathan Head #7785. Jonathan: Son of Henry Head and Elizabeth ____ .

    xi Judith Wilcox #7757.

    xii Job Wilcox #7758.

  • Fourth Generation

    5. Edward Wilcox #5811 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 5 Nov 1662, Westerly, Wash., RI, m. (1) abt 1689, Mary Hazard #5821, b. 1676, (daughter of Robert Hazard #5503 and Mary Brownell #5810) d. bef 1698, m. (2) 1 May 1698, Thomasin Stevens #6442, b. 3 Jul 1677. Edward died 5 Nov 1715. Thomasin: Dau. of Richard Stevens.

    Children by Mary Hazard:

  • i Mary Wilcox #6443 b. 1688, m. Joseph Lewis #6447, b. 1683, d. abt 1765. Mary died 1762.

    ii Hannah Wilcox #6444 m. Ezekiel Garrette #6448.

    iii Stephen Wilcox #6445 m. 12 Jul 1716, in Westerly, Washington, RI, Mary Randall #6449.

    iv Edward Wilcox #6446 b. abt 1690, m. 4 Jun 1716, Dinah Barber #6818, b. 5 Jan 1692/93, d. aft 1755. Dinah: Daughter of Moses Barber and Susannah West.

    Children by Thomasin Stevens:

    v Sarah Wilcox #6450 b. 30 May 1700, m. Robert S. Wilcox #6312, b. 1705, Kingstown, Washington, RI, (son of Stephen Wilcox #2464 and Elizabeth Crandall #2465) d. bef 12 Mar 1742, South Kingstown, RI.

    vi Thomas Wilcox #6451 b. 18 Feb 1702.

    vii Hezekiah Wilcox #6452 b. 4 Apr 1704.

    viii Elisha Wilcox #6453 b. 9 Jul 1706.

    ix Amey Wilcox #6454 b. 18 Oct 1709.

    x Susannah Wilcox #6455 b. 5 Apr 1712.

  • 6. Thomas Wilcox #5812 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 18 Feb 1664, North Kingston, Washington, RI, m. 17 May 1710, Martha Hazard #5820, b. abt 1668, (daughter of Robert Hazard #5503 and Mary Brownell #5810) d. 9 Jan 1753, Exeter, Washington Co., RI. Thomas died 1728. On May 17, 1710, Wilcox and seventeen others bought two thousand acres of the vacant lands ordered sold by the Assembly. Their home was in Exeter.

    Children:

  • i Robert Wilcox #6434.

    ii Stephen Wilcox #6435.

    iii Jeffrey Wilcox #6436 b. 1690, North Kingston, Washington, RI, m. 24 Apr 1726, Sarah Himes/Hyams/Hiames #12419. Jeffrey died 1759, NH. Decending information on this line from Marsha Wilcox mwilcox@Ind.com Sarah: Daughter of James Hyams and Sarah Spink.

    iv Thomas Wilcox #6437 b. 24 Oct 1693.

    v Abraham Wilcox #6438 b. Abt 1706, RI, m. 5 Jun 1739, in Exeter, Washington Co., RI, Lydia Harrington #6724, b. 1725, d. 23 May 1807, Exeter, Washington Co., RI. Lydia: Dau. of Job Harrington and Alice Wightman.

    vi George Wilcox #6439 m. Margaret ? #11453.

    vii Edward Wilcox #6440.

    viii Hannah Wilcox #6441.

  • 7. Daniel Wilcox #5813 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. Abt 1666, Westerly, Washington, RI, m. (1) 1697, Mary Wodell #6308, b. Abt 1670, Kingston, Washington, RI, m. (2) 8 Dec 1727, in Stonington, New London, CT, Mary Robeson #7810.

    Children by Mary Wodell:

  • i Stephen Wilcox #6318.

    ii Hezekiah Wilcox #7811.

    iii Daniel Wilcox #7812.

  • 8. William Wilcox #5814 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. abt 1668, North Kingston Washington, RI, m. 25 Jan 1698, Dorothy Palmer #6309, b. 7 Nov 1675, Stonington, New London, Connecticut, ref: 8KDJ-XP. William died 27 Dec 1757. Married 2nd Mrs. Abigail Palmer 1 Apr 1754 Dorothy: Dau. of Moses Palmer and Dorothy Gilbert.

    Children:

  • i Dorothy Wilcox #6319 b. 28 Oct 1698, Stonington, New London, CT.

    ii Ann Wilcox #6320 b. 14 Jun 1701.

    iii William Wilcox #6321 b. 3 Jun 1703, m. (1) 24 Mar 1725, Hannah Brown #12488, m. (2) 5 Jun 1727, Elizabeth (Wid. Brown) Main #12489.

    iv Jemimah Wilcox #6322 b. 21 Jul 1705.

    v Mary Wilcox #6323 b. 1 Dec 1709, Stonington, New London, CT, m. Brian Pendelton #7813. Brian: Is this the same Brian Pendelton who m. Ann Wilcox, Mary's sister?

    vi Amey Wilcox #6324 b. 7 Jul 1711, Stonington, New London, CT, m. 19 Jan 1731/32, John Jr. Wells #7814, b. of Plainfield, Windham Co., CT.

    vii Sarah Wilcox #6325 b. 29 Aug 1713, Stonington, New London, CT, m. 3 May 1938, in North Stonington, New London, CT, Isaac Worden #7815.

    viii Nathan Wilcox #6326 b. 3 Dec 1716.

  • 9. Stephen Wilcox #2464 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. ABT 1670, N. Kingston, Wash. Co., RI, USA, m. (1) ABT 1691, Susannah Hopson #5482, m. (2) 1690/1691, in Westerly, Washington Co,Rhode Island,USA, Elizabeth Crandall #2465, b. 1675/77, Warwick, Kent Co, RI, USA, (daughter of John Jr Crandall #3582 and Elizabeth Gorton #3583).

    Children by Elizabeth Crandall:

  • i Stephen Wilcox #2462 b. ABT 1694, Richmond, Wash. Co., RI, USA, ref: AFN: 2TF7-PP, m. (1) 1714, Alice Brownell #2463, b. 3 Dec 1695, Portsmouth, Newport, RI, USA, (daughter of William Brownell #4745 and Sarah Smitton #4746) ref: AFN: 7TSX-7H, d. BEF 16 APR 1744, m. (2) 15 Dec 1746, in East Greenwich, Kent, RI, Lydia Gardner #2470, b. 10 Oct 1702, South Kingston, RI, (daughter of Stephen Gardner #4785 and Amy Sherman #4786) d. abt 1746. Stephen died 26 Jun 1766, East Greenwich, Kent Co, RI. Lydia: Was the widow of John Jenkins, b. 5 Apr 1697, d. 2 Mar 1741/42.

    ii Robert S. Wilcox #6312 b. 1705, Kingstown, Washington, RI, m. Sarah Wilcox #6450, b. 30 May 1700, (daughter of Edward Wilcox #5811 and Thomasin Stevens #6442). Robert died bef 12 Mar 1742, South Kingstown, RI.

    iii John Wilcox #6313.

  • 10. Hannah Wilcox #5815 (3.Stephen3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. abt 1672, Westerly, Washington, RI, m. Samuel Clarke #6310. Samuel: Son of Jeremiah and Ann (Audley) Clarke.

    Children:

  • i John Clarke #6314.

    ii Audley Clarke #6315.

    iii Samuel Clarke #6316.

    iv Daniel Clarke #6317.

    v Hannah Clarke #7816.

  • 11. Daniel Wilcox #6829 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 1657/57, Portsmouth, Newport, RI, m. Abt 1680/82, Hannah Cook #6831, b. 1660, d. 22 Oct 1736, Portsmouth, Newport, RI. Daniel died 1692. Info from Craig Beeman crb@smartnet.net. Hannah: Dau. of John Cook and Sarah _____ .

    Children:

  • i Daniel Wilcox #7759 b. 1680, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, m. 1704, Sarah Marion #7817, d. 1755. Daniel died 22 Feb 1721/22.

    ii Mary Wilcox #3732 b. 25 Feb 1683, RI, m. David Lake #3733, b. 2 Jun 1679, Newport, Tiverton, RI, USA, (son of David Lake #3776 and Sarah Earle #3777) d. 4 Aug 1767, RI, USA. Mary died 6 May 1747. Had ten children. David: LDS Rhode Island Card 0 1415 page 6848

    iii Hannah Wilcox #7760 b. 11 Apr 1684, Portsmouth, Newport, RI, m. Philip Sherman #7788.

    iv Joseph Wilcox #7761 b. 28 Oct 1687, Portsmouth, Newport, RI.

    v Eliphal Wilcox #7762 b. Abt 1689.

  • 12. Mary Wilcox #7750 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 25 Feb 1662, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, m. 1686, John Earle #7763, (son of Ralph Earle #3782) d. 1728. Mary died 28 Apr 1735. John: Son of Ralph Earle and Dorcas Sprague.

    Children:

  • i John Earle #7764.

    ii Daniel Earle #7765.

    iii Benjamin Earle #7766.

    iv Mary Earle #7767.

    v Rebecca Earle #7768.

    vi Elizabeth Earle #7769.

  • 13. Sarah Wilcox #7751 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) m. 1692, in Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, Edward Briggs #7771. Sarah died 11 May 1718. Edward: Son of John Briggs and Hannah Fisher.

    Children:

  • i Deborah Briggs #7772.

    ii Hannah Briggs #7773.

    iii Walter Briggs #7774.

    iv Josiah Briggs #7775.

    v Charles Briggs #7776.

  • 14. Stephen Wilcox #7752 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 1668, MA, m. (1) 9 Feb 1695, Susanna Briggs #7777, b. 14 Mar 1672, d. 6 Oct 1719, m. (2) Judith Barnard Briggs #7778. Stephen died 13 Nov 1736. Susanna: Dau. of Thomas Briggs and Mary Fisher. Judith: Daughter of John Briggs and Hannah Fisher, sister to Edward Briggs.

    Children by Susanna Briggs:

  • i Susanna Wilcox #7779 b. 14 Feb 1696/98, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA, m. 5 Aug 1729, Edward Cornel #7789.

    ii Daniel Wilcox #7780 b. 29 Dec 1699, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA.

    iii Thomas Wilcox #7781 b. 12 Oct 1701, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA.

    iv Elizabeth Wilcox #7782 b. 18 Jan 1704, Dartmouth, Bristol, MA.

    v Stephen Wilcox #7783 b. 10 Jan 1708.

    Children by Judith Barnard Briggs:

    vi John Wilcox #7784 b. Aft. 1720.

  • 15. John Wilcox #7753 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 1670, m. 1698, in Little Compton, Newport, RI, Rebecca Mosher #7790, b. Abt 1677. John died Abt 1726. Will dated 16 Nov 1725, probate 21 Mar 1726.

    Children:

  • i Jacob Wilcox #7791 b. 14 Oct 1699, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    ii Daniel Wilcox #7792 b. 25 Feb 1701.

    iii Elizabeth Wilcox #7793 b. 13 Dec 1702, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    iv John Wilcox #7794 b. 22 Sep 1702, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    v Jabez Wilcox #7795 b. 21 Mar 1707.

    vi Barjona Wilcox #7796 b. 23 Nov 1708, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    vii Rebecca Wilcox #7797 b. 14 Aug 1711, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    viii Thomas Wilcox #7798 b. Aft 1712, Little Compton, Newport, RI.

    ix Tabitha Wilcox #7799.

  • 16. Edward Wilcox #7754 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. 1675/76, m. Bef 1701, in Tiverton, Newport, RI, Sarah Manchester #7800, d. Aft 1718. Edward died 19 May 1718, Tiverton, Newport, RI. Sarah: Dau. of William Manchester and Mary Cook

    Children:

  • i Josiah Wilcox #7801 b. 22 Sep 1701.

    ii Ephriam Wilcox #7802 b. 9 Aug 1704, Tiverton, Newport, RI, m. 28 Oct 1729, Mary Price #7805.

    iii William Wilcox #7803 b. 26 Dec 1706.

    iv Freelove Wilcox #7804 b. 18 Dec 1709, Tiverton, Newport, RI.

  • 17. Lydia Wilcox #6364 (4.Daniel3, 2.Edward2, 1.John1) b. abt 1675, m. (1) 26 May 1702, in Portsmouth, Newport, RI, Thomas Sherman #6365, b. 8 Aug 1658, Portsmouth, RI, occupation Farmer, d. 1719, m. (2) 8 Dec 1720, Thomas Potter #6366, (son of Ichabod Potter #6342 and Martha Hazard #5505) d. 1728. Lydia died 1756. Widow of Thomas Sherman. Thomas: Son of Peleg Shearman and Elizabeth Lawton.

    Children by Thomas Sherman:

    i Joshua Shearman #7806 b. 2 Mar 1702/03, Portsmouth, RI.

    ii Ruth Shearman #7807.

    iii Daniel Shearman #7808 b. 26 Nov 1706, Portsmouth, RI.

    iv Benjamin Shearman #7809.

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