When Martha Wheeler was born in 1810, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Asa Wheeler, was 36 and her mother, Mary Brown, was 31. She married Charles Grandison Sisson on 11 May 1829, in North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 10 July 1839, in Connecticut, United States, at the age of 29, and was buried in Wheeler Cemetery, North Stonington, New London, Connecticut, 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.