Louis W. Wilcox
ID # 811, (1856-1945)
|Birth||Louis W. Wilcox was born in 1856 at Onondaga, Ontario.|
|Marriage||He married Laura Buckberrough, daughter of James Coleman Buckberrough and Rachel Smith, on 25 September 1906 at Norwich, Ontario.|
Source: Marriage reg 015295-07 Norwich, Oxford Co.
Louis W. Wilcox, 50, widower, station agent, born Hartford, residing Onandaga. Parents John Wilcox and Harriet Warren.
Laura Buckborough, 32, spinster, born and residing Windham Twp. Parents James C. Buckborough and Rachel Smith.
On 25 September 1906 at Norwich.
Clergyman W.E. Bowyer. Witnesses Edward and Agnes Buckborough of Bookton.
The groom was a Methodist and the bride a Baptist.
|Death||He died in 1945.|
|Burial||He was buried at Hartford Baptist Cemetery, Townsend Township, Norfolk County.|
|Note||According to a birth registration for daughter Maud, Louis' first wife was Mary Hager. Louis and Mary are together in Walpole Township in the 1881 census.|
Louis' second wife was Laura Hill. They were married in 1884 in North Cayuga Township, Haldimand County. Laura Hill Wilcox died in Onondaga Township, Brant County, in 1904.
Laura Buckberrough was Louis' third wife.
Mary Hager and Laura Hill are buried together in Hartford Baptist Cemetery in Townsend Township.
Their inscriptions read:
Beloved wife of
Louis N. Willcox
And Dau of
Charles & Eliza Hager
Who Departed this Life
Aug. 28, 1881
Aged 28 yrs. 6 mos. 20 dys
Beloved Wife of
Died Mar. 5, 1904
In her 40th year
Louis is buried in the same cemetery, but with his third wife Laura Buckborough.
|Last Edited||24 Sep 2014|