Sarah Catherine Wheeler

Female1840–27 April 1885

Brief Life History of Sarah Catherine

When Sarah Catherine Wheeler was born in 1840, in Hollis, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Theodore Wheeler, was 32 and her mother, Charlotte Wetherbee, was 31. She married John Conrey on 3 February 1857, in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 April 1885, in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 45, and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

James H. Wilson
1843–
Sarah Catherine Wheeler
1840–1885
Marriage: about 1870
Walter Webster Wilson
1872–
Sadie Bell Wilson
1873–

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  • Sarah Wilson, "United States Census, 1880" BORN NEW HAMPSHIRE DIVORCED WORKING AS A HOUSEKEEPER FOR MR BAILEY AND NO CHILDREN IN THE HOUSE
  • Sarah, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900" FATHER JOHN
  • Sarah, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"SADIE B BORN IN 1896 FATHER JAMES MOTHER SARAH

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  • Marriage
    about 1870United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1846

    Age 6

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1851 · Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad

    Age 11

    The Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad started running in February 1851, 15 years after it was charted for construction. It later absorbed a small bankrupt railroad in 1861 to help expand its services beyond just Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati. In May 1868, the railroad merged with the Bellefontaine Railway to connect the current cities with Indianapolis.

    1860 · Perry Monument on Public Square

    Age 20

    The Perry Monument was erected at the center of Public Square to commemorate the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie by Oliver Hazard Perry. It was Ohio's first monumental sculpture. It has since been moved to Fort Huntington Park.

    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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