Sarah A. VanBebber

21 February 1800–6 August 1894 (Age 94)
Claiborne, Tennessee, United States

The Life 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 8 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
1801–1873
Sarah A. VanBebber
1800–1894
Marriage: 1831
James Richard Wheeler
1822–1904
William R. Wheeler
1840–1883
Mary Ann Wheeler
1824–1904
Fielding Pope Wheeler
1826–1887
Marshall Love Wheeler
1829–1901
Henry M Wheeler
1831–1917
Joshua W. Wheeler III
1834–1917
Green W. aka Thomas Wheeler
1836–1910
James Lewis
1838–
Sarah Elizabeth Wheeler
1842–1924

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1831
Illinois, United States
children

(10)

    James Richard Wheeler

    Male1822–1904Male

    Female1824–1904Female

    Fielding Pope Wheeler

    Male1826–1887Male

    Marshall Love Wheeler

    Male1829–1901Male

    Henry M Wheeler

    Male1831–1917Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Martha Van Bibber

    Female1785–1833Female

    Issac Franklin VanBibber

    Male1790–1886Male

    Margaret Van Bebber

    Female1790–1858Female

    Female1800–1894Female

    Male1800–1827Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1818

Age 18

Illinois is the 21st state.
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: most probably from a place called Bebbrig in Gelderland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Wheeler in household of William Drake, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Sarah Wheeler in household of Joshua Wheeler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sarah Wheeler in household of Joshua Wheeler, "United States Census, 1860"

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