Anna Mary Keller

1817–1886 (Age 69)
Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Anna Mary

When Anna Mary Keller was born on 1 August 1817, in Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, George Keller, was 28 and her mother, Hester Ann "Hetty" Conner, was 22. She married Thomas Jefferson Wheeler Jr on 4 December 1833, in Ross, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ross, Ross Township, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. She died on 5 December 1886, in Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Anna Mary Keller
Thomas Jefferson Wheeler Jr
Marriage: 4 December 1833
Hester Alice Wheeler
George Andrew Wheeler
Elizabeth Mary Wheeler
David Wheeler
Barbara Wheeler
Mary Wheeler
Noah Wheeler
Ferby Wheeler
John Wheeler

Spouse & Children

4 December 1833
Ross, Ohio, United States


+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1789–1858Male

  • Hester Ann "Hetty" Conner




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 3

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 19

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 German: from Middle High German kellaere ‘cellarman’, ‘cellar master’ (Latin cellarius, denoting the keeper of the cella ‘store chamber’, ‘pantry’). Hence an occupational name for the overseer of the stores, accounts, or household in general in, for example, a monastery or castle. Kellers were important as trusted stewards in a great household, and in some cases were promoted to ministerial rank. The surname is widespread throughout central Europe.2 English: either an occupational name for a maker of caps or cauls, from Middle English kellere, or an occupational name for an executioner, from Old English cwellere.3 Irish: reduced form of Kelleher .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary A Wheeler in household of Thos Wheeler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Anna Wheeler in household of Thomas Wheeler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anna Wheeler, "United States Census, 1880"

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