Noah Wheeler

1852–1884 (Age 32)
Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Noah

When Noah Wheeler was born in 1852, in Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Wheeler Jr, was 40 and his mother, Anna Mary Keller, was 35. He married Samantha Barnhart on 1 May 1881, in Ross, Ohio, United States. He died on 28 August 1884, in Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 32.

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Noah Wheeler
Samantha Barnhart
Marriage: 1 May 1881

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  • Samantha Barnhart


1 May 1881
Ross, Ohio, United States

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World Events (7)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 8

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 11

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Noah Wheeler in household of Thomas Wheeler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Noah Wheeler in household of Anna Wheeler, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Noah Wheeler, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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