JEFFERSON COUNTY NEW YORK

JEFFERSON COUNTY MIGRATIONS

Migrations: Part 43: Wheeler

DAVID WHEELER, son of JOSEPH WHEELER and DEBORAH WHITNEY, was born at Marlborough MA on 8 Dec 1744. He married 1st REBECCA HOAR, who died 11 Sept 1803 wife of Capt. David Wheeler age 48; he married 2nd 14 Nov 1804 to MRS. MARTHA (FROST) PERRY who was the widow of DR. JUSTUS PERRY. He moved to Marlborough NH about 1770 and was the first town clerk. Their second child was:

PHEBE WHEELER born 6 June 1777; d Rodman NY 14 Nov. 1858; married 1795 to ABEL BRIGHAM, born Shrewsbury MA on 31 July 1773; died Rodman NY 18 Oct. 1850, son of ALPHEUS BRIGHAM and LYDIA (GREEN) BRIGHAM.

Children of Phebe Wheeler and Abel Brigham:

1) ACHSAH BRIGHAM died on 14 Oct. 1849 unm.
2) LAVANTIA BRIGHAM born 1803; died 18 Sept 1870; m Jan. 1830 CAPT. JOHN RICHARDSON
3) REBECCA BRIGHAM married 1835 to WILLIAM C. JOHNSON
4) ELIZA BRIGHAM born 1808 died 3 Feb 1823; married March 1822 to AUGUSTUS R. MOIN
5) CHARLOTTE BRIGHAM born 24 July 1816; died 4 Aug. 1881; married 1849 to ELIAS PARKHURST
6) TRACY ABEL BRIGHAM born Dec. 1818
7) CORNELIA JANE BRIGHAM born 12 Oct. 1820; married 18 Nov 1847 CALEB ELTON HITCHCOCK
8) LUCY ANN BRIGHAM born 10 June 1822; died 12 Oct. 1848-unm

Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

WILLIAM HENRY WHEELER, son of PETER and POLLY (MILLARD) WHEELER was born in Jefferson Co NY on 19 Dec 1825 and died 11 Jan,. 1890 in NE. He married in Warrensburg, NY on 20 Sept. 1846 to ELIZABETH WHEELER who was born 28 Nov. 1830, in Jefferson Co NY, daughter of JOSEPH WHEELER and POLINA (GREEN) WHEELER. She died 7 June 1916 and buried in Minnesota. Transcriber note: Joseph Wheeler born 31 Mar 1809 OH; died 8 May 1874; Nebraska; Polina Green born 26 Aug 1810 NY; died 9 Oct 1855 in IL. Her parents were David Green and Elizabeth Comstock of Egremont MA.
Children of William Henry Wheeler and Elizabeth Wheeler:

1) ADALINE WHEELER born 9 April 1848; died 1850
2) WILLIAM H. WHEELER born 8 Sept 1849; married 3 Dec. 1869 to SEPHINA A. PICKARD
Children of William H. Wheeler and Sephina A. Pickard:
a) NETTIE WHEELER
b) ADALINE WHEELER
c) LYNN WHEELER
d) EUGENE WHEELER
e) FRANK WHEELER
f) HARRY WHEELER
3) POLLY P. WHEELER born 17 Jan 1852; died 2 Feb 1904; married 1 Jan. 1868 to EDWARD FESSENDEN
Children of Polly P. Wheeler and Edward Fessenden:
a) HENRIETTA FESSENDEN
b) LILLIAN FESSENDEN
c) BERTHA FESSENDEN
d) NELLIE FESSENDEN
e) HENRY FESSENDEN
f) GUY E. FESSENDEN
g) ELIZABETH FESSENDEN
h) EDWARD FESSENDEN
i) FRANK FESSENDEN
j) WILLIAM F. FESSENDEN
k) BEULAH FESSENDEN
4) ROSANA E. WHEELER born 23 Dec. 1853; married 5 Oct. 1873 to JOHN TAYLOR
Children of Rosana E. Wheeler and John Taylor:
a) MAUD TAYLOR
b) FRANK TAYLOR
c) EDITH TAYLOR
d) BLANCHE TAYLOR
5) EMILY G. WHEELER born Sept. 15, 1857; married 21 Oct. 1877 to SAMUEL A. LOCKWOOD
Children of Emily G. Wheeler and Samuel A. Lockwood:
a) INA LOCKWOOD
b) NED LOCKWOOD
c) BERT LOCKWOOD
d) VICTORIA LOCKWOOD
e) ROY LOCKWOOD
6) MENZO N. WHEELER born 10 April 1860; married 11 April 1885 to HARRIET HAIGHT.
Children of Menzo N. Wheeler and Harriet Haight:
a) NELLIE WHEELER
b) ANNA WHEELER
c) HARRY WHEELER
7) ANNA L. WHEELER born 23 Nov 1863; married 22 Dec 1884 to CLARENCE GILCHRIST
8) SARAH ELIZABETH WHEELER born 5 Dec 1866; married WADE T. SUMMERS 15 Sept 1886, unk location. - 6 children
9) JOHN G. WHEELER born 4 Jan 1869; died 7 March 1870
10) FREDERICK V. WHEELER born 14 Oct. 1872; married 29 June 1905 ELVIRA DORWOOD

PETER A.WHEELER was born 20 July 1801 and died 17 March 1876. He married POLLY MILLARD who was born 14 Aug. 1802 and died 14 Sept 1885.

Children of Peter Wheeler and Polly Millard:
1) WILLIAM HENRY WHEELER born Jefferson Co NY 19 Dec 1825
2) BETSEY T. WHEELER born 24 Aug 1828; married DAVID FAILING
3) ZACHARIAH WHEELER born 12 Feb 1831
4) MARTHA ANN WHEELER born 30 May 1833; married VIRGIL V. HINMAN
5) GIDEON M. WHEELER born 3 Aug 1835; married HARRIET ORILLA HENDRICKS
6) BLOOMER WHEELER born 28 Oct. 1837 married MARIA JANE ASHLEY
7) JAMES WHEELER born 5 Sept 1840; married JOHN W. ELLSWORTH
8) PETER WHEELER born 17 May 1846; married LOUISA MARINER
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

AMOS WHEELER, son of JACOB WHEELER AND MARY, was born at Packersfield, MA on 30 Aug 1789 and died in 1869. He married RELIEF HERRICK, who died in 1833.

Children of Amos Wheeler and Relief Herrick:
1) ANGELINE WHEELER; married CLIFFORD CHEESEMAN.
Children of Angeline Wheeler and Clifford Cheeseman:
a) AMOS CHEESEMAN
b) WILLIAM CHEESEMAN
c) BYRON CHEESEMAN
d) ELLIOTT CHEESEMAN
2)LUCY WHEELER born 9 March 1822; married at Theresa NY on 25 Dec. 1850 to CUSHMAN SPRAGUE, born Alexandria NY on 27 June 1821, son of JOHN SPRAGUE.
Children of Lucy Wheeler and Cushman Sprague:
a) MARY SPRAGUE born 29 March 1851; married JOSEPH PIERCE
b) ALICE SPRAGUE born 14 Aug 1853; married CHARLES BATES
Children of Alice Sprague and Charles Bates:
1) WALLACE BATES born 1 Jan 1873
2) CLINTON BATES born 16 Aug 1875; died 18 July 1903
3) CLARENCE BATES born 1877
4) EDWARD BATES born 1880
5) ADDIE BATES born 11 Aug 1883; died 11 Aug 1893
6) BRUCE BATES born 30 Sept 1889;
7) ALICE BATES born 20 March 1894
c) JOHN MILTON SPRAGUE, born Theresa NY on 27 Sept 1855; married at Redwood NY
on 31 Dec 1878 to EVA PERMELIA PETRIE born Alexandria NY on 23 Sept 1859,
daughter of MARTIN PETRIE and ALMIRA (ANDRESS) PETRIE.
Children of John Milton Sprague and Eva Permelia Petrie:
1) LUCY E. SPRAGUE born 10 Aug 1881
2) CUSHMAN M. SPRAGUE born 10 May 1883
3) MABEL A. SPRAGUE born 10 Aug 1890
4) ELSIE A. SPRAGUE born 4 Oct. 1893
d) EDGAR SPRAGUE born 8 March 1859; married CHARLOTTE PATTERSON
Children of Edgar Sprague and Charlotte Patterson:
1) MARJORIE SPRAGUE born 14 April 1894
2) RALSTONE SPRAGE born 6 Aug 1896
e) HUBBARD D. SPRAGUE born 6 April 1861; died 1863
f) HUBBARD F. SPRAGUE born 7 March 1864; married EDITH HERRINGER
Children of Hubbard F. Sprague and Edith Herringer:
1) GLADYS SPRAGUE born 27 Nov 1899
2) MYRTLE SPRAGUE born 17 May 1902
3) MADELINE SPRAGUE born 1 Jan 1912
3) MILTON WHEELER married MARIETTE EVANS
Children of Milton Wheeler and Mariette Evans:
a) ELLA WHEELER
b) IDA WHEELER
c) GEORGE WHEELER
d) GILBERT WHEELER
e) CASSIE WHEELER
f) EDWARD WHEELER
4) MARYETTE WHEELER married HENRY HANSON.
Children of Maryette Wheeler and Henry Hanson:
a) ELIZABETH HANSON
b) BARNEY HANSON
c) WILLIAM HANSON
d) CHARLES HANSON
e) MATILDA HANSON
5) PHILANDER E. WHEELER born at Worth NY on 25 Dec 1829; married at Theresa NY on 21 Jan. 1858 to SYLVIA EVANS, born 14 Nov 1837 at Theresa, daughter of OLIVER EVANS and LUCINDA (LATHROP) EVANS
Children of Philander E. Wheeler and Sylvia Evans:
a) LUCY A. WHEELER born 15 Aug 1860; married 6 Sept 1882 to NELSON A. SCHELL,
born 27 March 1860
b) MARY A. WHEELER born 23 Feb 1864; married 14 Jan 1903 to WILLIAM H. HOUGHTON
c) NINA AGNES WHEELER born 2 July 1871; married 31 May 1905 to ALBERT E. KENDREW
Children of Nina Agnes Wheeler and Albert E. Kendrew:
1) LUCY ELIZA KENDREW born 16 Jan. 1908
2) CHARLES A. KENDREW born 1 Sept 1912
d) CLARENCE E. WHEELER born 0 Sept 1876; died 27 June 1901
6) AMOS WILLIAM WHEELER born at Loraine, Jefferson Co NY on 1 June 1833; married at Oxbow NY on 11 Dec 1860 to MARTHA ELIZABETH VANDERCOOK, born Theresa NY in 1839, daughter of RICHARD VANDERCOOK and AZUBAH (MURRAY) VANDERCOOK
Children of Amos W. Wheeler and Martha Elizabeth Vandercook:
a) MARY LUCRETIA WHEELER born 25 Aug 1861; married 26 March 1884 JAMES HENRY KETCHAM born 1855.
Children of Mary L. Wheeler and James Henry Ketcham:
1) GEORGE WILLIAM KETCHAM born 1888
2) GRACE MAY KETCHAM born 1890; married 11 Jan. 1911 to FRANKLIN JOSEPH ALLEMAN
3) JAMES LEWIS KETCHAM born 1896
4) EDWIN CECIL KETCHAM born 1899
b) JUSTIN WILLIAM WHEELER born 13 Dec 1863; died 21 Aug 1908.
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

THOMAS BROWN WHEELER, son of PHILIP WHEELER AND ROXANNA SHEPHERD, was born at Mannsville, Jefferson Co NY on 21 June 1829 and died 10 Jan. 1901. He married at Montreal Canada on 4 Sept 1854 to ANNE SHAW who was born there in 1831, daughter of ANDREW SHAW and HANNAH (FERGUSON) SHAW. See Philip Wheeler and also A. A. Wheeler.
Children of Thomas Brown Wheeler and Anne Shaw:
1) ISABELLA WHEELER born 2 June 1855 in Montreal; died 7 April 1900
2) THOMAS HENRY WHEELER born 23 Oct. 1856; died 8 Dec 1858
3) WILLIAM ANDREW WHEELER born 30 June 1858; died 14 March 1860
4) GERTRUDE CHAPMAN WHEELER born Mannsville NY on 9 Sept 1861; died 30 June 1862
5) CLAUDE LAMONT WHEELER born at Montreal on 5 March 1864
6) ANNIE PILKINTON WHEELER born Watertown NY on 31 Aug 1869
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

ERASTUS WHEELER , son of ZACHARIAH WHEELER, married SARA KINNISON, daughter of DAVID KINNISON.
Children of Erastus Wheeler and Sara Kinnison:
1) MILES MORGAN WHEELER born Lyme, Jefferson Co NY on 10 May 1832; died 26 March 1877. Married in Oswego NY on 28 May 1858 to MARGARET GLASSFORD, born Augusta, Canada on 12 July 1834, daughter of WILLIAM LYTLE GLASSFORD and LUCINDA (SHERWOOD) GLASSFORD
2) LUCRETIA WHEELER; married ____KESSLER
3) EMORY WHEELER
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

WILLIAM H. WHEELER of Adams, Jefferson Co., NY married as her second husband, AMY J. GREEN, who was born 28 Oct. 1835, daughter of NELSON GREENE AND BETSEY (LEWIS) GREENE.
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America

SILAS WHEELER, son of DAVID and POLLY (CHASE) WHEELER, was born at Galway, NY on 20 April 1796. He married 1 at Ellisburgh, NY on 3 July 1817 to POLLY WHIPPLE, born Cambridge, Washington Co NY on 23 Dec. 1798; died Polk, Washington Co., WI on 5 May 1848. Silas married 2nd at Tolland CT to ESTHER WHIPPLE, born Richfield, Otsego Co NY on 19 Nov 1810, sister of his 1st wife. See Pioneer David Wheeler Family this site.
Children of Silas Wheeler and Polly Whipple:
1) DAVID WHIPPLE WHEELER born Pinckney NY on 20 March 1818; died Fond du Lac, WI on 28 Jan 1878
2) ARDILLA WHEELER born Ellisburg, NY on 25 Oct. 1819
3) DANIEL WHIPPLE WHEELER born Ellisburgh NY 28 July 1821; died Chippewa Canada on 20 Oct 1836
4) EVALINA WHEELER born Ellisburgh NY on 23 Nov 1833; died 4 Feb 1834
5) MARY CULL WHEELER born Chippewa CA on 13 June 1838; died 24 June 1854.

DAVID WHEELER son of DAVID AND POLLY (CHASE) WHEELER, was born Richfield NY on 20 June 1801 and died at Woodville, Jefferson Co NY on 18 Oct. 1871. He married at Ellisburgh NY on 23 Aug 1829 to MARY WOOD who was born 17 Dec. 1808 and died 10 Sept. 1901.
Children of David Wheeler and Mary Wood:
1) GRATTAN HENRY WHEELER born 7 June 1830; died 5 Oct. 1842
2) JAMES WILLIAM WHEELER born 7 March 1832 Ellisburgh, Jefferson Co. NY; died Belleville Jefferson Co on 31 Dec. 1870. Married at Ellisburgh NY on 9 March 1854 to MELISSA DENCY CUSHMAN who was born in OH on 6 Feb 1838; died Belleville NY 10 Jan 1873, daughter of REV. BUEL CUSHMAN AND NAOMA (HYDE) CUSHMAN. James was a noted scenic artist.
Children of James W. Wheeler and Melissa Dency Cushman:
a) CHARLES MCCLUER WHEELER born 5 Feb 1855; died 9 March 1902; married
3 Sept. 1894 to ELIZABTH MCDONALD
b) GRATTAN HENRY WHEELER born 12 Nov 1861 at Belleville, Jefferson Co., NY
and married at San Rafael, California on 6 April 1892 to MINNIE FLORENCE LYNAS.
3) MALVINA WHEELER born 1 Jan. 1834: married ALEXANDER MCDONALD 4 children
4) JESSIE S. WHEELER born 5 Dec 1836; married DR. PARLEY H. JOHNSON
5) BARBARA WHEELER born 9 Sept 1846; married JOHN R. WELSH 4 children
Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America


Source: Hist. Of Wheeler Fam. In America




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