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Willard Theodore Wilcox

Male 1879 - 1945  (65 years)


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  • Name Willard Theodore Wilcox 
    Born 6 December 1879  Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Railroad foreman 
    Died 22 September 1945  Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Willard, also known as Robert, first married Nellie Estes, second Phrinda Ruth Edwards.

      1900 Federal Census. Springwells Township, Wayne County, Michigan
      Roll 755, page 7B
      Willard Wilcox, boarder, b. Dec 1878, 21, single, b. NY, parents b. NY, steam fitter
      Willard was staying at a boarding house run by Bertha Guertler. Springwells township is now divided between the cities of Detroit and Dearborn.

      1910 Federal Census. Manlius, Onondaga County, New York
      Roll 1054, page 8A
      Fayette Street
      Robert T. Wilcox, head, 31, m1. 9 years, inspector, railroad
      Nellie C. Wilcox, wife, 28, m1. 9 years, 1 child, living
      Lester E. Wilcox, son, 4
      Sarah F. Estes, mother-in-law, 60, widowed, 3 children, 2 living, nurse, care of sick
      Odetta B. Estes, sister-in-law, 6
      Willard L. Estes, brother-in-law, 19, brakeman, railroad
      All were born in New York as were their parents, except both of Odetta’s parents were born in Virginia.

      World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      Registered at Syracuse, 12 Sep 1918
      Willard Theodore Wilcox. Manlius, Onon., NY
      Age 35. b. 6 Dec 1879
      Occupation: foreman RR yards, N.Y.C. RR, Manlius
      Nearest relative: Nellie Wilcox, Manlius
      Medium height, stout, light blue eyes, dark brown hair

      1920 Federal Census. Manlius, Onondaga County, New York
      Roll 1246, page 5A
      Willard T. Wilcox, head, 39, man, foreman, RR yards
      Nellie Wilcox, wife, 33
      Lester Wilcox, son, 14
      Sarah Miller, mother in law, 70, widowed
      Oddeta Estes, sister in law, 16, [can’t read occupation]
      All were born in New York as were their parents.

      1930 Federal Census. Manlius, Onondaga County, New York
      Roll 1624, page 7B
      Manlius Road
      Willard Wilcox, head, 50, m. age 21, b. NY, parents b. NY, foreman, railroad
      Ruth E. Wilcox, wife, 29, m. age 26, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. MA
      Willard E. Wilcox, 1 year 1 month, b. NY, parents b. NY
      In 1930 son Lester Wilcox was living with his aunt and uncle Willard & Janet Estes in Lynn, MA.

      1940 Federal Census. Manlius, Onondaga County, New York
      Roll 2704, page 7B
      Willard T. Wilcox, head, 60, 4 years HS, foreman of car & air breake inspectors, steam railroad
      Ruth E. Wilcox, wife, 38, 1 year college
      Willard E. Wilcox, son, 11, 4th grade
      Ruth J. Wilcox, daughter, 3
      David A. Wilcox, son, 2
      Beth A. Wilcox, daughter, 1
      They were born in New York and living in the same house five years earlier.
    Person ID I139656  Schirado
    Last Modified 7 August 2013 

    Father Asel Foster Wilcox,   b. 16 November 1823, Lyndon, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 March 1900, Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Celia Allen,   b. 11 August 1839, Fayetteville, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1928, Fayetteville, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 24 November 1856 
    Family ID F92587  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Nellie C. Estes,   b. July 1881, Pompey, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 November 1924, Pompey, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 43 years) 
    Married about 1901 
    Family ID F92583  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Phrinda Ruth Edwards,   b. 8 October 1901, Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 November 2000, Manlius, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Married 26 December 1927  Fayetteville, Onondaga County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F92586  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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