Obadiah Wheelock (1685 - 1760)

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Birthplace: Medfield, Suffolk, Massachusetts
Death: Died in Mendon, Massachusetts, United States
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About Obadiah Wheelock

Notes for Obadiah Wheelock: Obadiah Wheelock's will was last amended by him on 4 Feb 1760, and

was allowed 4 Nov 1760. In it, he leaves the bulk of his estate to his wife, Elizabeth Wheelock; with the

real estate to be divided equally among his children upon her death. He also mentions his "Negro man"

Robin, who he directs to serve his wife for two years, then be set free. On 2 Nov 1761, a division of estate was made by Jasper Daniels, Edmond Rawson, and Samuel Warren, appointees of the court.

The estate was valued at 206 pounds, 4 shillings, and 8 pence. It was divided into sections of land that

were left to the following heirs of Obadiah Wheelock: Captain Samuel Wheelock, Ebenezer Wheelock,

Josiah Wheelock, Elizabeth Rockwood, Hannah Underwood, Rebeccah Fisk, Obadiah Wheelock, Jr.,

and the heirs of Margarett Albee, deceased.


Source: Historic homes and places and genealogical and personal memoirs relating to the families of Middlesex County, Massachusetts, by William Richard Cutter, Volume II, p. 560

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Obadiah Wheelock's Timeline

April 21, 1685
Medfield, Suffolk, Massachusetts
January 8, 1709
Age 23
Mendon, MA, USA
January 11, 1709
Age 23
Mendon, Massachusetts, United States
September 21, 1712
Age 27
September 6, 1714
Age 29
Mendon, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
August 18, 1716
Age 31
Mendon, Massachusetts, United States
August 30, 1718
Age 33
Mendon, Massachusetts, United States
August 30, 1720
Age 35
Mendon, Massachusetts, United States
February 19, 1723
Age 37
March 30, 1725
Age 39
Mendon, Massachusetts, United States