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Wheeler Genealogy & History

Wheeler is an ancient English name, originally referring to a master wheelwright. Old English "hweogol/hweol" meant wheel; in medieval times wooden wheels were fragile and required high maintendance, so wheel-making was an important profession. Wheeler family history dates to medieval times in Worcester, where they held a family seat at Martin Hussingtree. American Wheeler genealogy dates to 1619 in Virginia and includes physicist John Wheeler, who coined the term "black hole." Wheelers are also found in Ireland and Wales with spelling variations Wayler, Whaler, Whealler, and Whyler. The griffin on the crest and lions on the coat of arms symbolize a valiant soldier with fierce courage.


Wheeler Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
A Calvin Wheeler-- --, 1914May ,1981MO
B Dale Wheeler-- --, 1925July 7,1998OK
C Herbert Wheeler-- --, 1915January 7,2006PA
D Louise Wheeler-- --, 1924June 21,2002GA

Wheeler Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Bernice Wheeler-- --, 1914February ,1987Casper,WY
F Adelbert Wheeler-- --, 1912November ,1980Mesick,MI
G Clarence Wheeler-- --, 1918March 27,1990Roswell,NM
Herman Wheeler-- --, 1950August 28,1994Detroit,MI

Wheeler Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Alton WheelerMary NowellJune 21,1947Wake, NC
Bryant WheelerFlossie DavisApril 25,1938Wake, NC
Dewey WheelerSara HortonJune 2,1957Wake, NC
Frederick WheelerElba MeraAugust 8,1970Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Wheeler

187th: Hudson188th: Morrison
189th: Hawkins190th: Greene
191st: Riley192nd: Lawrence
193rd: Schneider194th: Lynch
195th: Nguyen196th: Schultz

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