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Major Chipman Wheelock
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1837
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Nov. 27, 1924
Beverly
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA

Major is given name and not a military rank. Major C. Wheelock was a cabinet maker, the first of his line to depart from farming. Major and his wife Mary moved to Lawrence, MA, between 1865 and 1869, where he gained employment in the cabinet making factories. At the time, the industrial revolution was booming in the United States, while the economy of Nova Scotia was depressed. 
 
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 Parents:
  Abel Wheelock (____ - 1870)
  Jane Foster Wheelock (____ - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Lois North Wheelock (1840 - 1928)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Edith Wheelock Marsh (1861 - 1954)*
  Lottie Esler Wheelock Poland (1869 - 1947)*
  Franklin Major Wheelock (1871 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bellevue Cemetery
Lawrence
Essex County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Sect 14 Lot 279 (may be G14 not S14)
 
Created by: Kenneth Gilbert
Record added: Mar 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67563191
Major Chipman Wheelock
Added by: Kenneth Gilbert
 
Major Chipman Wheelock
Added by: Kenneth Gilbert
 
Major Chipman Wheelock
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 Added: Jun. 27, 2012
 
 
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