Mary Ann Buckingham

1 August 1807–3 November 1888 (Age 81)
Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Buckingham was born on 1 August 1807, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Buckingham, was 27 and her mother, Rosannah Adams, was 35. She married Joseph Wheeler on 19 March 1838, in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 3 November 1888, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Springville City Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Wheeler
Mary Ann Buckingham
Marriage: 19 March 1838
Joseph Stanley Wheeler
David Wheeler
Walter Wheeler
Martha Wheeler
Samuel Wheeler
Benjamin Wheeler

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 March 1838Charlton Kings, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    Age 1
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 23
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from the former county seat of the county of Buckinghamshire, Old English Buccingahamm ‘water meadow (Old English hamm) of the people of (-inga-) Bucc(a)’.

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

    Story Highlight

    Mary Ann Buckingham

    Mary Ann Buckingham was born on August 1 1814, at Rodborough, Gloucestershire, England to Samuel and Roseanna Adams Buckingham. Rodborough was a small district not far from the larger city of Stroud …

    Sources (22)

    • Mary A Wheeler in household of Joseph Wheeler, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Buckenham in entry for Joseph Wheeler, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary A Weeler in household of Joseph Weeler, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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