Hester Alice Wheeler

1835–1928 (Age 92)
Ross, Ohio, United States

The Life of Hester Alice

When Hester Alice Wheeler was born on 28 October 1835, in Ross, Ohio, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Wheeler Jr, was 23 and her mother, Anna Mary Keller, was 18. She married Samuel Barnhart on 12 January 1854, in Ross, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Ross, Ross Township, Butler, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Kingston, Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 19 March 1928, in Green Township, Ross, Ohio, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Union Chapel Cemetery, Andersonville, Ross, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hester Alice Wheeler
1835–1928
Samuel Barnhart
1826–1905
Marriage: 12 January 1854
George W Barnhart
1854–1928
Elizabeth "Anna" Barnhart
1855–1883
Simon Barnhart
1857–1925
Mary Ellen Barnhart
1860–1884
Lavina Alice Barnhart
1864–1946
Margaret Burba J Barnhart
1868–1888
Rosaltha "Rose Alpha" Barnhart
1871–1939
Burba J Barnhart
1872–1888
Frances L. Barnhart
1875–1875
Cary Emiline Barnhart
1877–1877

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1854
Ross, Ohio, United States
children

(10)

  • George W Barnhart

    Male1854–1928Male

  • Elizabeth "Anna" Barnhart

    Female1855–1883Female

  • Simon Barnhart

    Male1857–1925Male

  • Mary Ellen Barnhart

    Female1860–1884Female

  • Female1864–1946Female

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 25

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.

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)

  • Hester Barnhart in household of Samuel Barnhart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Hesther Wheeler in household of Thos Wheeler, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hester Barnhart in household of Samuel Barnhart, "United States Census, 1870"

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