Sarah Wheeler

7 July 1729–
Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Wheeler was born on 7 July 1729, in Stoughton, Norfolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, William Wheeler, was 35 and her mother, Sarah Stearns, was 32. She married Henry Flint on 19 February 1750. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died in Carlisle, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States.

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Henry Flint
Sarah Wheeler
Marriage: 19 February 1750
Henry W. Flint
Amos Flint
Levi Flint
Sarah Flint
Mary Flint
Josiah Flint
Phebe Flint

Spouse and Children

19 February 1750


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Age 47

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 47

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Age 62

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of wheels (for vehicles or for use in spinning or various other manufacturing processes), from an agent derivative of Middle English whele ‘wheel’. The name is particularly common on the Isle of Wight; on the mainland it is concentrated in the neighboring region of central southern England.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah Wheeler, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Sarah Wheeler, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"
  • Sarah Wheeler, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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