Marty and Karla Grant

Husband: Edward B Wheeler
Born: 1861/02 in Marion Dist, SC
Married: after 1880 in Marion Co, SC
Father: Dr Hamilton B Wheeler
Mother: Sarah Jane Cherry
Wife: Effa Blue
Born: 1859/60 in NC
Father: Col John G Blue
Mother: Ann M Evans
Additional Information

Edward B Wheeler:


!REFERENCE: A History of Marion County, South Carolina From Its Earliest Times to the Present, 1901, by W. W. Sellers, Esq., of the Marion Bar. 1902. pp. 142-147
James Crawford, the father of Chapman J. Crawford, married Miss Rachel Nevils, and by her bad two sons, Chapman J. and William H., and three or four daughters ; one married Peter P. Johnson, of Fayetteville, N. C. ; one married D. C. Milling, of Darlington, and one married D. J. McDonald, long a merchant at Marion, and Representative from Marion in the State Legislature in 1850, and finally failing in his business, removed to Arkansas. James Crawford, the second, was a very prosperous man, left a large estate, and died in the prime of life. His widow, Rachel, married Dr. Cherry, and by him had several daughters; one of them married, first. Dr. Richard Scarborough, of Marion; he soon died childless, and his widow then married Major O. P. Wheeler, and after some years he died, and she remained his widow for several years, when she died. Another daughter of Mrs. Cherry became the wife of the late C. Graham, of Marion ; she died before he did, and left an only child, a son, Herbert C. Graham, now residing in Marion. Another daughter, Sarah Jane, became the wife of Dr. J. Hamilton Wheeler, who died and left her a widow with two children, Ed. B. Wheeler and Tiston C. Wheeler, now residing in Marion ; their mother, Sarah Jane, still lives. Dr. Cherry, a most excellent and upright man, died away back in the '40's ; he was a well-to-do man. ;

!CENSUS:1870 Marion Co, SC Marion # 81
Cornelius GRAHAM, 45, Merchant, SC
Herbert C., 14
Sarah J. WHEELER, 30
Edward B., 8
Liston, 5;

!CENSUS:1880 Marion Co, SC Marion # 94
Cornelius GRAHAM, 50, widow, Merchant, SC/Scotland/NC
Herbert C., 23, son
Sarah J. WHEELER, 42, sis-l, widow
Edward B., 18, son Clerk in store
Liston, 17, son;

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