Third Generation


43. Philip Wilklow Philip Wilklow was born on 8 October 1820 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. At the age of 21, Philip went to Wurtsboro, Sullivan Co., NY and attended school for one year, working at night to pay his tuition. He then took up farming and shortly after his marriage, he bought his farm which was 1½ miles south of the village of Highland. His farm consisted of approximately 236 acres on which he raised produce and in particular fruits. He lived in Highland, Ulster Co., NY in 1892-3 and was listed as a fruit grower. He died on 23 August 1902 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY. Philip was buried at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.

Philip Wilklow and Jane A. Bennett were married on 16 December 1852. Jane A. Bennett was born on 19 March 1819 in New Paltz, Ulster Co., NY. She died on 30 April 1892 in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.3 She was buried on 3 May 1892 at Lloyd Cemetery in Lloyd, Ulster Co., NY.1,3

10 May 1892 - New Paltz newspaper notice

Died at Highland, NY on Saturday, April 30, 1892, Jane A. Bennett, wife of Philip Wilklow aged 73 years 1 month 11 days.

Philip Wilklow and Jane A. Bennett had the following children:

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Elnora E. Wilklow.

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Julia Etta Wilklow.

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Abram P. Wilklow.

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Adeline Wilklow was born about 1858. She died young.

Census records (from Lloyd, NY)
1855 Philip 32, Jane 32, Elnora 1
1860 (New Paltz Landing P.O.) Philip 38, Jane 38, Elnora 8, Julia 6, Abram 4, Adeline 2
1865 Philip 44, Jane 44, Elnora 11, Julia 9, Abram P. 11
1870 Philip 49, Jane 49, Elnora 16, Julia 12, Ab'm P. 11
1875 Philip 54, Jane A. 54, Elnora 21, Juliette 18, Abraham 16
1880 Philip 60, Jane 60, Abram P. 21
1900 Philip 79, Abram P. 40, Dora 42, Philip H. 9