Ann Priscilla Wheeler

Female1835–20 September 1906

Brief Life History of Ann Priscilla

When Ann Priscilla Wheeler was born in 1835, in Westbury, Wiltshire, England, her father, John Wheeler, was 36 and her mother, Ruth Bancroft, was 29. She married William Amor on 13 October 1856, in Chittoe, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 20 September 1906, in Victoria, Australia, at the age of 71, and was buried in Nathalia, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

William Amor
Ann Priscilla Wheeler
Marriage: 13 October 1856
Elizabeth Jane Amor
George Amor
Ellen Amor
William Amor
Anne Amor
Frederick James Amor
Rebecca Amor
Martha Amor
George Amor
Robert Amor
Henry Amor

Sources (2)

  • Ann Priscilla Wheeler Amor, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Edwardian Index. Victoria 1902-1913 Death Ann Priscilla Amor (nee Wheeler)

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1856Chittoe, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)


    Age 2

    George Grey explores Western Australia.


    Age 6

    George Grey appointed Governor of South Australia.


    Age 32

    End of transportation to Western Australia.

    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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