Mary Ann Wheeler

19 January 1832–17 November 1894 (Age 62)
Whitbourne, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Wheeler was born on 19 January 1832, in Whitbourne, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Wheeler, was 27 and her mother, Ann Wood, was 30. She married Ozias C Kilbourn Jr. on 25 January 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 17 November 1894, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ozias C Kilbourn Jr.
Mary Ann Wheeler
Marriage: 25 January 1857
Mary Ann Kilbourn
John Kilbourn

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 January 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 1
    The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a wheelwright, a maker of wheels (primarily for carts and other vehicles, but also other kinds of wheels, for use in spinning or other manufacturing processes), from Middle English wheler, whegheler, a derivative of Old English hweogol, hweowol, hwēol ‘wheel’.History: A founder of Salisbury, NH, in 1634 was John Wheeler.

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

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    Story Highlight

    A History of Mary Ann Wheeler (1830-1894)*

    A History of Mary Ann Wheeler (1830-1894)* By Stephanie Toller *(This history is chapter 6 in book titled Wheeler Pioneers: A History of the Edward and Ann Wheeler Family. This book of 820 pages w …

    Sources (34)

    • Mary Jane Blakeley in entry for Frederick Blakeley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Mary Wheeler in household of Edward Wheeler, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mory Ane Wheeler in entry for John Kilburn, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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