William B Wiseman was born in January 1858, in Pennsylvania, United States. He married Nettie Wilson Mansell on 21 June 1882, in Mahoning, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Grady, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. He died in 1934, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Sunny Lane Cemetery, Del City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.
English: nickname from Middle English wise ‘wise, discreet’ (see Wise 1) + man, also wise-man ‘wise, thoughtful, rational, skilled, or intelligent person, a cunning man’ (Old English wīs + mann). The name may also have been used ironically.
Americanized form of German Weismann .