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Captain Rowland Wheeler, J.P.

Male 1785 - 1867  (82 years)


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  • Name Rowland Wheeler 
    Born 21 Oct 1785  Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    History say 1830 
    He was a Justice of the Peace. He may have gained the title "Captain" in the state militia. 
    Died 13 Nov 1867  Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 7 Siblings 
    Person ID I638  | Roy Line
    Last Modified 14 Nov 2022 

    Father Abraham Wheeler,   b. 12 May 1746, Medfield, Norfolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1817, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Jemima Walker,   b. 3 Oct 1747, Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1802, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1770  Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage Abraham was 24 years - Jemima was 22 years. (Were Married 32 years). 
    Family ID F616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia Gates,   b. 6 Dec 1789, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1861, Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1810  Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Age at Marriage Rowland was 24 years - Lydia was 20 years. (Were Married 50 years). 
    Children 8 children 
    Last Modified 25 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Oct 1785 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 10 Apr 1810 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hiram M. Wheeler - 26 Jan 1811 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Sarah Jemima Wheeler - 6 Dec 1812 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Hiram Madison Wheeler - 10 Nov 1814 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Abigail Blodgett Wheeler - 30 Aug 1816 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Catharine Muzzy Wheeler - 26 Jun 1818 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Elvira Wheeler - 25 Feb 1820 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Martha Richmond Wheeler - 5 Jul 1825 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Paul Wheeler - 13 Jul 1828 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1867 - Rutland, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S479] Roper, Kenneth L. The Ropers A Biographical Record from Circa 1300 to 1982, (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1982).

    2. [S484] Wheeler, Albert Gallatin Jr. The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America, ( Boston: American College of Genealogy, 1914).

    3. [S1086] Murphy, Timothy Cornelius. History of Rutland in Massachusetts 1713-1968, (Boston: Northeastern University, 1928).

    4. [S480] Systematic History Fund. Vital Records of Rutland, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, (Worcester, Massachusetts: Franklin P. Rice, 1905).

    5. [S485] Wheeler, Daniel Merrick. The Wheeler Family of Rutland, Mass. and Some of their Ancestors, (Pittsfield, Massachusetts: by the author, 1924).