Richard C Wheelock

14 October 1905–30 October 1989 (Age 84)
Illinois, United States

The Life of Richard C

When Richard C Wheelock was born on 14 October 1905, in Illinois, United States, his father, Frank Wheelock, was 27 and his mother, Anna Berlin, was 30. He married Clara M Stinocher on 12 July 1941, in Moline, Rock Island, Illinois, United States. He lived in Moline, Rock Island, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. He died on 30 October 1989, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Moline, Rock Island, Illinois, United States.

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Richard C Wheelock
1905–1989
Clara M Stinocher
1908–1994
Marriage: 12 July 1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 July 1941
Moline, Rock Island, Illinois, United States

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1910 · Boy Scouts of America

Age 5

When W. D. Boyce was visiting London, he encountered a boy that helped him find his destination. The boy refused the tip that Boyce offered to him and told him that he was just doing his daily good turn. Being inspired, Boyce incorporated the Boy Scouts of America to help teach young men how to have an attitude of service always. Since its foundation, The Boy Scouts of America has become one of the largest Scouting organizations in the United States. Around 110 million people have been participants at some time in their life. The BSA was established to help young people make better choices in life and showing selflessness by serving the community.
1927

Age 22

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Cheshire named Wheelock, from the Wheelock river, which is named with a Celtic word meaning ‘winding’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Richard B Wheelock in household of Frank Wheelock, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Richard Wheelock in household of Frank Wheelock, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Richard Wheelock in household of Frank Wheelock, "United States Census, 1920"

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