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Joseph WILDER was born on August 3, 1758 in North Carolina and died July 20, 1865 in Perry County, Kentucky. He died at the age of 106 years old. He is buried at the Johnson Cemetery located in Buckhorn, Perry County, Kentucky. According to some sources, Joseph WILDER was married to or had relationships with seven different women and had 31 children during his lifetime.

Joseph had a relationship with Rhoda SIZEMORE, daughter of George "All" SIZEMORE and Agnes Cornett SHEPHERD. Joseph and Rhoda had the following known children: Nelson, Mary "Polly", Dennis "Dempsey", Elizabeth "Betsy", and Agnes "Aggy." The children listed above went by both the WILDER and SIZEMORE surname.

About 1830, Joseph married Hannah HALL and had the following known children: William, George Washington, John, Harrison H. (Alias: William Henry Harrison), Uel "Ewell", and David "Kendrick."

Joseph resided in the following known Kentucky counties: Knox, Clay, and Perry.

Leads: Other children may include the following:

William WILDER married Jane STEPHENS
Sampson WILDER married Anna ESTEP
Reason WILDER married Margaret JACKSON
Joseph WILDER, Jr. married Sarah SAYLOR
Rhoda WILDER married Andrew MIRACLE
Fannie WILDER married Abraham MIRACLE
Mary WILDER married John SAYLOR



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