Fourth Generation


121. Peter F. Wilklow was born about 1863 in Mishawaka, St. Joseph Co., IN. Moved to Birmingham, Alabama about 1895. He died on 17 February 1905 at Hillman Hospital in Birmingham, Jefferson Co., AL.

South Bend Weekly Tribune - 25 Feb. 1905

Former Resident Dead Ex-councilman J. Z. Wilklow has been notified of the death of his brother, Peter Wilklow, which occurred Friday in Birmingham, Ala. He was 43 years of age and leaves a wife and one son. Mr. Wilklow was born in Mishawaka and lived until 19 years ago, when he went to Alabama.

Mishawaka Enterprise - 24 Feb. 1905

Death of a Former Mishawaka Boy John Z. Wilklow has received information of the death of his brother, Peter Wilklow, which occurred in Birmingham, Alabama, on Friday last. The deceased was born in Mishawaka 43 years ago and resided here until about ten years ago when he went South. He is survived by a wife and one son.

Birimingham News, Birmingham, AL Feb. 18, 1905 (Vol. 17, No. 293, page 10)
(also same exact wording in Birmingham Age Herald; Feb. 19, 1905; Vol. 31, No. 296, page 2)

Jack Whicklow died last night at the Hillman hospital at the age of 47 years. The deceased was at one time a conductor on the Southern railway. He has no relatives in Birmingham. The remains were taken to the undertaking parlors of Green & Co., where they were embalmed. The body will be held until relatives of the deceased can be located, and advice received as to the disposition of the same.

Peter F. Wilklow and Georgia Ann Starnes were married on 16 July 1897 in Anniston, Calhoun Co., AL. Georgia Ann Starnes was born about 1862. She was Mrs. Sullivan at the time of her marriage to Peter and had four children with Mr. Sullivan. Living in Carlisle, Lenoke Co., AR in 1918. She died after 1918.

Peter F. Wilklow and Georgia Ann Starnes had this child:

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Harry Wilklow Sr.

Census record
1910 (River Bend, Bibb Co., Alabama) Georgia 48 TN (7 children), Harry 12 AL (works in sawmill), Charlie P. Sullivan 19 TN, Carrie 16 TN (1 child), Gracie 1 TN (grand daughter)