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Hamilton Kinkaid Wheeler
Birth: Aug. 5, 1848
Ballston Spa
Saratoga County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 1918
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA

US Congressman. Raised in Grant Park, Illinois, he attended schools in Kankakee County and graduated from the University of Michigan Law School in 1872, becoming an attorney in Kankakee. He specialized in railroad law and was general solicitor for the Indiana, Illinois & Iowa line; he also owned a large stock farm in Iowa. In 1884 Wheeler served in the Illinois Senate. In 1892 he was elected to the US House of Representatives as a Republican and served one term, 1893 to 1895. He did not run for reelection in 1894 and returned to practicing law, also serving as a Delegate to the 1896 and 1900 Republican National Conventions. (bio by: Bill McKern) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Armina Storrs Wheeler (1843 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Lester William Wheeler (1869 - 1940)*
  Hamilton Harry Wheeler (1876 - 1936)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mound Grove Cemetery
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Dec 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23643204
Hamilton Kinkaid Wheeler
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Hamilton Kinkaid Wheeler
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