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Adelbert Wilcox was born in Madison county March 25, 1845, son of Henry and Louisa Wilcox. The parents of Mr. Wilcox had eight children, and moved to Parish in 1846. Subject was educated in Parish, then went to work on his father's farm. Later he and his brother bought the farm and run it for some years, when Mr. Wilcox bought his brother's interest, and is now the sole owner of the homestead farm, which was cleared originally by his father. By additional purchases Mr. Wilcox has increased the size of the farm till it now contains over 30 acres. His lumber and farming interests are quite extensive. He married Clara Cutler, and has two children, Leon and Ina.


Source: Churchill, John C.  Landmarks of Oswego County, New York. Syracuse, N. Y.: D. Mason & Company, Publishers, 1895, p. 28.



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