Enoch Green "Bud" Wheeler

17 October 1874–May 1971 (Age 96)
Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Enoch Green "Bud"

When Enoch Green "Bud" Wheeler was born on 17 October 1874, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Louis Wheeler, was 23 and his mother, Margaret, was 17. He married Elizabeth Lock on 26 February 1901, in Gallatin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in York Township, Switzerland, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Elwood, Pipe Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died in May 1971, in Warsaw, Gallatin, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Ghent, Carroll, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Green "Bud" Wheeler
1874–1971
Elizabeth Lock
1879–1957
Marriage: 26 February 1901
Willie Jasper Wheeler
1901–1921

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 February 1901Gallatin, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (8)

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 1
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
    1892 · The Radio is invented
    Age 18
    Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
    1900 · Governor Shot
    Age 26
    On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Rower
    Wheelwright

    Sources (14)

    • Enis Wheeler, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Enoch Green Wheeler, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
    • Enoch Wheeler in entry for Willie Jasper Wheeler, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1961"

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