AS RECORDED IN:
BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF PROMINENT AND REPRESENTATIVE CITIZENS AND OF MANY OF THE EARLY SETTLED FAMILIES.
PUBLISHER: J.H.BEERS & CO., CHICAGO; 1903
THE FOLLOWING IS AN EXCERP FROM THE
The Tarbox genealogy, which touches Mr. Wilcox through his paternal grandmother (Rachel Tarbox), is interesting. John Tarbox , Born in England, came to Lynn, Mass., in 1639, with his wife Rebekah, and he died May 26, 1674. Samuel Tarbox, his son, born in 1647, married Rebecca Armitage, and their son, Godfrey, born in 1670, married Eleanor, and was a captain in the Indian War.
Godfrey Tarbox, the son of Godfrey and
Eleanor Tarbox, born in 1695, married Hannah Laughton, and moved to Hebron
in 1739. Their children, all of whom were born in Lynn, Mass., but were
married in Hebron, were as follows: Lydia, born in 1722, married John Porter;
Jonathan, born in 1724, married
Godfrey Tarbox, a son of Solomon and Asenath Tarbox, married Rachel Wright, and their daughter, Rachel, married Ephraim Wilcox, the grandfather of Ephraim J. Wilcox.
Linda D. Pingel great-great granddaughter of Cyrus White (Tolland County)
Biographies of Tolland County