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Wilbur Fisk, a prominent American Methodist minister, educator and theologian, was born in Guilford, , Vermont on 31 August 1792. He was the son of the Hon. Isaiah Fisk and Hannah Bacon . Fisk's first name is properly spelled 'Willbur', with two ll's, as can be seen in his signatures and his grave marker. However, there are numerous printed sources, including in his lifetime, that print his name as 'Wilbur'.