- Born: Cir 1820, Virginia
- Marriage: Mary Anne Eaton on 11 Sep 1850 in Giles Co., VA.
- Died: Cir 1875, Carter Co., Kentucky at age 55
The 1850 United States Federal Census for Kentucky, Carter Co., District 2, page 220 records Patterson Wilburn (30-VA) living with Edward R. (27) and Mary (21) Duncan and family.
The 1860 United States Federal Census for Kentucky, Carter Co., page 211 records Patterson (39) and Mary A. (34) Wilborn with children Gran M. (8), Henrietta V. (6), Elizabeth E. E. (4), and William J. R. (2).
The 1870 United States Federal Census for Kentucky, Carter Co., page 105 records Patterson (50-VA) and Mary (46-VA) Wilburn with children Henrietta (16-KY), Elizabeth (14-KY), William (12-KY), Arminta (10-KY), Ollevia (7-KY), Ellen (4-KY), and Jerusha (1-KY).
see notes on daughter Lillian Belle Wilburn for 1880 census facts
Patterson married Mary Anne Eaton, daughter of Joseph Eaton and Rhoda Wilburn, on 11 Sep 1850 in Giles Co., VA. (Mary Anne Eaton was born about 1826 in Virginia and died after 1880 in Pearisburg, Giles Co., Virginia.)
A Giles Co. marriage records indicates Patterson Wilbourn marries MAry A. Eaton in Giles Co. on Sept 11, 1850.