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The name  "WHEELTON"  is English> the name can be originally found in Cheshire, Lancashire and Staffordshire in England.

Still researching the parents for John Wheelton born 1771,  I would appreciate any info or data that would help my research.

John Wheelton  and Ann Bloore married 30 Nov 1795 at Prestbury, Cheshire, England .  There was three children born to this marriage Thomas 1799, Mary 1804 and Ann 1807.   John Wheelton was born 1771 at, The Hazels, Wincle, Cheshire, England where his occupation was “Farmer”.  John Died 23 Jan 1845 Wincle, Cheshire, England and was laid to rest  27 Jan 1845 at St. Michael’s Churchyard, Wincle, Cheshire. 

John’s Wife Ann Bloore was born abt1768 Cheshire, England and baptized 1768.  The best of my research to date,  Ann was the daughter of Thomas Bloore and Elizabeth (Maiden name Unknown)     Ann died 1 Sep 1846 and was laid to rest  5 Sep 1846 in the same plot at husband John.  

The Stone Inscription for John Wheelton and Ann Bloore read as:

Note:  Edensor Edwin was the grandson of John Wheelton and Ann Bloore and he was the last born of 13 children to Thomas Wheelton and Mary Cooper. 


 John WHEELTON, of The Hazels in Wincle, 23 Jan 1845, 73   Ann, w, 1 Sept 1846, 78   Edensor Edwin, s/o  Thomas & Mary WHEELTON, of The Lower Nabbs, Wildboarclough, 26 June 1849, 14, months

Thomas Wheelton born 1825 in Wildboarclough, Cheshire, died May 18, 1910 in Fisherwick Staffordshire, England, buried Lichfield, in St Michael's Cemetery England. Thomas Married  Mary Bayley in 1845 and Mary was born in 1825 in Wildboarclough, Cheshire, England; died November11, 1902 in Fisherwick England and Mary is buried in St. Michael's Churchyard in the Family plot with Thomas.

Their Son John  Wheelton born1854 in Cheddleton, Staffordshire, England, died June 29, 1919 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and he is buried in Hamilton Cemetery (Sec. T E1/2 179).  John married Sarah Jane  Richardson the daughter of Thomas and Sarah Taylor, Sarah Jane was born July 4, 1854 in Bayston Hill Salop, England, she died April 5, 1928 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and is buried with her husband John in Hamilton Cemetery.

Catherine (Wheelton) Skokun Grandfather John Walter Wheelton who is the son of John Wheelton and Sarah Jane Richardson. John Walter  was born July 6, 1890 in Cache Bay, Ontario, died July 6, 1952 and is buried Hamilton, Ontario with his father and mother.  John Walter Wheelton married Florence Catherine McGrath  October 18, 1920 in Hamilton, Ontario. She was born at Detroit Lakes, Minnesota in May 18, 1892, died July 26, 1944 Brantford, Ontario and is buried at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery Brantford, Ontario.

John (Jack) Michael Wheelton the son of John Walter Wheelton and Florence C. McGrath was born September 4, 1921 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. John (Jack)  died December 15, 2006 and is buried at Scared Heart Cemetery Paris, Ontario.   He married Marie D. Moriarity of Paris, Ontario on June 8, 1946 at Scared Heart Church Paris, Ontario.




     Thomas Wheelton and Mary (Bayley) Wheelton

    Thomas Wheelton  1825 -  1910

     Son of Thomas Wheelton and Mary Cooper

    Mary (Bayley) Wheelton  1825 - 1902







Thomas Wheelton born 1825 in Wildoarclough, Cheshire, England and died May18, 1910 in Fisherwick, Staffordshire, England. He is buried  at Michael's Churchyard in Lichfield, Staffordshire, England.   Thomas Married Mary Bayley  in 1854.   She was born in 1825 Wildoarclough, Cheshire.  She died in November 11 1902 Fisherwick, Saffordshire and she is buried in the same plot as Thomas her husband.

English Census for 1871 show that Thomas Wheelton and his wife Mary Wheelton (Nee Bayley) farmed 105 Acres (Fanny Hill), and  per 1881 census Thomas and Mary Wheelton farmed  265 Acres  (dairy farm) in the township of Fisherwick, Staffordshire.  They employed 3 men and their family on the dairy farm.




      John Wheelton son of Thomas Wheelton and Mary Bayley   

      John Wheelton  1854 - 1919

       Sarah Jane (Richardson) Wheelton 1854 - 1928

       Wheelton Family Photo 

       Seated (L-R) John Wheelton, Sarah Jane (Richardson)

        Wheelton and Mary Jane (Jen) Wheelton

        Standing (L-R) John Walter, Florence W., Alfred Bertram C.

        Laurence Arthur, Leonard

John Wheelton born in 1854 at Cheddleton, Staffordshire and died in 1919 Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.  He is buried in Hamilton Cemetery  John married Sarah Jane Richardson.   Sarah Jane Richardson was born 1845 in Bayston Hill , Salop  and died 1928 in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.  Sarah Jane is buried same plot as John.




    Florence Catherine McGrath (1892 - 1944

    John Walter Wheelton  (1890 - 1952)  Married 1920