Mary Wheeler

1848–1937 (Age 89)
Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Wheeler was born on 12 January 1848, in Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Wheeler Jr, was 35 and her mother, Anna Mary Keller, was 30. She married Joseph Moore on 13 November 1870, in Ross, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Rushcreek Township, Logan, Ohio, United States for about 20 years and Rush Creek Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States in 1937. She died on 12 March 1937, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Mary Wheeler
Joseph Moore
Marriage: 13 November 1870
Noah B Moore
Frederick M Moore
Albert Webster Moore
Anna Maud Moore

Spouse & Children

  • Female1848–1937Female

  • Joseph Moore


13 November 1870
Ross, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 12

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 24

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of wheels (for vehicles or for use in spinning or various other manufacturing processes), from an agent derivative of Middle English whele ‘wheel’. The name is particularly common on the Isle of Wight; on the mainland it is concentrated in the neighboring region of central southern England.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Wheeler in household of Thos Wheeler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Hertenstein in household of Ralph Richards, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Hertenstein in household of Jacob Hertenstein, "United States Census, 1920"

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