Sarah Ann Ellis

12 January 1858–
Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Ellis was born on 12 January 1858, in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Ellis, was 36 and her mother, Abigail James, was 33. She married George Wheeler on 29 March 1875, in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

George Wheeler
Sarah Ann Ellis
Marriage: 29 March 1875
Sarah Ann Wheeler
Mary Wheeler
Jessie Wheeler
William Wheeler
Harriet Wheeler
Lois Wheeler
George Wheeler

Spouse and Children

29 March 1875
Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom



    Harriet Wheeler


    Mary Wheeler


    Lois Wheeler


    Jessie Wheeler


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Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 22

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 46

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English and Welsh: from the medieval personal name Elis, a vernacular form of Elijah ( see Elias ). In Wales this surname absorbed forms derived from the Welsh personal name Elisedd, a derivative of elus ‘kindly’, ‘benevolent’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Ann Wheeler in household of George Wheeler, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Wheeler in household of George Wheeler, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Sarah Ann Ellis, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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