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Dorothy Wheeler (Hosmer)

Birthplace: Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Stephen Hosmer and Abigail Hosmer
Wife of John Wheeler
Mother of John Wheeler; Dorothy Wheeler; Josiah Wheeler; Dorothy Wheeler and Josiah Wheeler
Sister of Mary Wheeler; Abigail Wheeler; John Hosmer, I; Ruth Hartwell; Stephen Hosmer, jr. and 2 others

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About Dorothy Wheeler


John Wheeler was born at Concord on December 6, 1683, the secon d child of John Wheeler and Sarah Stearns. He grew to manhood i n Concord. There is a record in Concord of the marriage of Joh n Wheeler to Dorothy Hosmer on March 8, 1711. Although there wer e several men named John Wheeler living in Concord at that date , this John is the only one who was in a position to be marrie d on that date, so it is fairly certain that the record is of th is John. Dorothy was the daughter of Steven Hosmer and Abigail W ood, she was born in Concord on December 10, 1677.

John and Dorothy had four children, all born in Concord. There i s no record of John holding any office in Concord, he must hav e been a simple colonial farmer. John died in Concord on June 30 , 1737. There is no record of the death of Dorothy. It is possib le that she remarried and her death was recorded under a differe nt last name.

Information from "History of the Wheeler Family in America", an d the vital records of various Massachusetts Towns.

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Dorothy Wheeler's Timeline

December 10, 1677
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
September 21, 1713
Age 35
Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
February 19, 1715
Age 37
Concord, Middlesex Co., MA, USA
February 19, 1716
Age 39
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Age 38
March 29, 1718
Age 39
March 29, 1718
Age 39
Concord, Middlesex, Massachusetts
March 29, 1927
Age 39
March 28, 1928
Age 39