Experience Wheeler

21 December 1792–28 October 1851 (Age 58)
Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Experience

When Experience Wheeler was born on 21 December 1792, in Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Randall Wheeler Sr, was 34 and her mother, Experience Alden, was 26. She married James Hobart on 17 November 1808, in Woodstock, Grafton, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Montrose, Lee, Iowa, United States in 1838 and Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 28 October 1851, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Erastus Rudd
Experience Wheeler
Marriage: 28 November 1816
Erastus Harper Rudd
Fanny Mariah Rudd
Salenia Or Maria Rudd
Osro Wheeler Rudd
Amander Franklin Rudd
Orlando Francisco Rudd
Lorenzo Dowe Rudd
John Randal Rudd
Sidney Rigdon Rudd
Amantha Cecilia Rudd

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 November 1816Chesterfield, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
    Age 2
    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 8
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    Age 16
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.

    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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    The Life of Amy Hancock, Early Pioneer of Payson, Utah

    I, Amy Hancock, daughter of Joseph Hancock and Experience Wheeler, was born in Clay County, Missouri, 12 May 1835. My parents joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Father was in Zi …

    Sources (31)

    • Sheedy Wheeler in entry for Phebe Burnham Hobart, "New Hampshire, Birth Records, Early to 1900"
    • Experiana Hancock in household of Joseph Hancock, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Experience Reeder, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

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