When Amanda Ann Mildred Wheeler was born on 7 September 1842, in Kentucky, United States, her father, James Ambrose Wheeler, was 38 and her mother, Ruth Tabb, was 36. She married Rev. William Banks on 20 February 1858. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Fords Ferry, Crittenden, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States in 1900. She died on 14 October 1904, in Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Herrin, Williamson, Illinois, United States.
English: occupational name for a wheelwright, a maker of wheels (primarily for carts and other vehicles, but also other kinds of wheels, for use in spinning or other manufacturing processes), from Middle English wheler, whegheler, a derivative of Old English hweogol, hweowol, hwēol ‘wheel’.
History: A founder of Salisbury, NH, in 1634 was John Wheeler.