Sarah A. VanBebber

Female21 February 1800–6 August 1894

Brief Life History of Sarah A.

When Sarah A. VanBebber was born on 21 February 1800, in Claiborne, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Van Bebber Sr., was 33 and her mother, Hannah Hoover, was 32. She married Joshua Wheeler in 1831, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greene, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Scottville, Macoupin, Illinois, United States in 1880. She died on 6 August 1894, in Macoupin, Illinois, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Scottville, Macoupin, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Wheeler
Sarah A. VanBebber
Marriage: 1831
James Richard Wheeler
William R. Wheeler
Jordon Wheeler
Mary Ann Wheeler
Fielding Pope Wheeler
Marshall Love Wheeler
Henry M Wheeler
Joshua W. Wheeler III
Green W. aka Thomas Wheeler
James Lewis
Sarah Elizabeth Wheeler

Sources (13)

  • Sarah Wheeler in household of William Drake, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Sarah A. VanBebber - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Sarah A. VanBebber
  • Sarah VanBebber Wheeler, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1831Illinois, United States
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 21

    Historical Boundaries: 1821: Greene, Illinois, United States

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 25

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    Dutch: habitational name for someone from a place called Bedburg near Cleves in Germany.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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