Lester S Wheeler

15 January 1912–20 October 1986 (Age 74)
Lambertsville, Stonycreek Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lester S

When Lester S Wheeler was born on 15 January 1912, in Lambertsville, Stonycreek Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Leroy Victor Wheeler, was 21 and his mother, Anna June Berkebile, was 21. He married Helen June Escherich on 8 October 1931. He lived in Quemahoning Township, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Reading, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States in 1935. He died on 20 October 1986, in Stoystown, Somerset, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 74.

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Lester S Wheeler
Helen June Escherich
Marriage: 8 October 1931

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8 October 1931

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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

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The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1913 · The Seventeenth Amendment

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The Seventeenth Amendment allows the people of each state to elect their own Senators instead of having the state legislature assign them.

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Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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)

  • Lester S Wheeler in household of Leroy V Wheeler, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lester S Wheeler, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lester Wheeler in entry for Donald V Larimer and Tanis D Wheeler, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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