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James Wheaton
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1794
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 25, 1880
North Providence
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA

He was a machinist in Providence,RI, and he invented an "Elliptical Spindle Grinder", US Patent X0008224, in 1834.

Husband of Martha A Hopkins Wheaton, married Feb 12,1815 at Seekonk,MA.

Children: Jesse Hopkins Wheaton, James Lucas Wheaton, Martha Elizabeth Wheaton, and Martha Maria Wheaton.

Family links: 
  Lucas Wheaton (1748 - 1833)
  Elizabeth Short Wheaton (1757 - 1840)
  Martha A Hopkins Wheaton (1797 - 1849)
  Jesse Hopkins Wheaton (1816 - 1820)*
  James Lucas Wheaton (1823 - 1915)*
  Martha Elizabeth Wheaton (1825 - 1828)*
  Lydia Wheaton (1786 - 1847)*
  Job Wheaton (1789 - 1875)*
  Lucas Wheaton (1792 - 1874)*
  James Wheaton (1794 - 1880)
  Betsy Wheaton (1796 - 1878)*
  Wilbur Wheaton (1798 - 1855)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: The flag in the photograph is located at the top of a broken headstone marker in the Wheaton/Hopkins plot. Probable location of burial.
Mineral Spring Cemetery
Providence County
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: Kevin Avery
Record added: Jul 22, 2008
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