Ebenezer/3 Wheeler

M, #5443, (3 June 1682 - 26 February 1748)
Father*John/2 Wheeler2 b. 19 Jan 1643, d. 27 Sep 1713
Mother*Sarah Larkin1 b. s 1645, d. 12 Aug 1725
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Mary/2a Brooks
Descendants of Rebecca/3a Wheeler
Descendants of Mary/4a Minot
Last Edited:22 Aug 2017

Children with Mary/4a Minot:

  • Rebecca/5a Wheeler6 b. 2 Sep 1712, d. 12 Jul 1755
  • Mary/5a Wheeler7 b. 8 May 1714, d. 29 Apr 1744
  • Ebenezer/5a Wheeler8 b. 6 Jan 1715/16, d. 17 Feb 1801
  • Capt. Timothy/5a Wheeler9 b. 21 Feb 1716/17, d. 26 Sep 1796
  • Sarah/5a Wheeler10 b. 24 Jul 1720, d. 11 May 1762
  • James/5a Wheeler11 b. 7 Apr 1722
Ebenezer/3 Wheeler, a twin, was born 3 Jun 1682 at Concord, Massachusetts2, where he married, 26 Dec 1706, Mary/4a Minot of Concord, daughter of Dr. James/3 Minot and Rebecca/3a Wheeler.3 He died there 26 Feb 1748, a. 654, and she 3 Sep 1760, a. 70.5

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S354] Raymond David Wheeler, The Wheeler Genealogy, 1:72.
  2. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 25, Ebenezer and Thankfull Wheeler b.
  3. [S185] Concord BMD, 66, Ebenezer Wheeler/Mary Minott m.
  4. [S185] Concord BMD, 171, Ebenezer Wheeler d.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 206, Mary Wheeler d.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 80, Rebeckah Wheeler b.
  7. [S185] Concord BMD, 83, Mary Wheeler b.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 86, Ebenezer Wheeler b.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 90, Timothy Wheeler b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 99, Sarah Wheeler b.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 105, James Wheeler b.

Sarah/4 Prescott

F, #5445, (5 December 1712 - 22 March 1736/37)
Father*Capt. Jonas/3 Prescott1 b. 26 Oct 1678, d. 12 Sep 1750
Mother*Thankful/3 Wheeler1 b. 3 Jun 1682, d. 1 Nov 1716
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Mary/2a Brooks
Descendants of Rebecca/3a Wheeler
Descendants of Capt. Samuel/4a Minot
Last Edited:15 Aug 2017

Children with Dea. Samuel/4a Minot:

  • Samuel/5a Minot8 b. 23 Dec 1732
  • Capt. Jonas/5a Minot9 b. 25 Apr 1735, d. 20 Mar 1813
  • Thankful Sarah/5a Minot10 b. 4 Mar 1736/37, d. 23 Jun 1811
Findagrave.com, memorial #24123665. Photo by Bill Boyington.
Sarah/4 Prescott born 5 Dec 17121,2,3, was of Westford, Massachusetts when she married, as his 1st wife, 7 Mar 1731/32 at Concord, Dea. Samuel/4a Minot of C., son of Dr. James/3 Minot and Rebecca/3a Wheeler.4 There she died 22 Mar 1737, age 24, 18 days after the birth of her third child.5 He married (2) her 2nd cousin Dorcas Prescott, with whom he had further issue, and died at Concord 17 Mar 1766, a. 59.6 Sarah and Samuel are interred in the Hill Burying Ground.7

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S106] NEHGS Register, Lemuel Shattuck, "The Minot Family" (1847), 1:177.
  2. [S182] Lemuel Shattuck, History of the Town of Concord, 379-80, Minott genealogy.
  3. [S354] Raymond David Wheeler, The Wheeler Genealogy, 1:75, citing Prescott Memorial, 54.
  4. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 124, Samuel Minott/Sarah Prescutt m.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 142, Mrs. Sarah Minott d.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 433, Deacon Samuel Minott d.
  7. [S148] Findagrave.com, memorials #20652307, #24123665.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, 133, Samuel Minott b.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 138, Jonas Minott b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 141, Thankfull Sarah Minott b.

Dorcas/4 Prescott

F, #5450, (9 March 1712/13 - 15 June 1803)
Father*Samuel/3 Prescott1 b. s 1674
Mother*Esther Wheeler1 b. 1 Dec 1678, d. 1 May 1756
Appears on charts:Descendants of Capt. Thomas/1a Brooks
Descendants of Mary/2a Brooks
Descendants of Rebecca/3a Wheeler
Descendants of Capt. Samuel/4a Minot
Last Edited:19 Aug 2017

Children with Dea. Samuel/4a Minot:

  • Dorcas/5a Minot7 b. 24 Mar 1738/39, d. 17 Apr 1767
  • Capt./Dea. George/5a Minot8 b. 23 Oct 1741, d. 12 Apr 1808
  • Rebecca/5a Minot9 b. 14 Jan 1744, d. 1838
  • Daniel/5a Minot10 b. 29 Aug 1748, d. 20 Dec 1753
  • Mary/5a Minot11 b. 5 Oct 1755
Dorcas/4 Prescott, born 9 Mar 1712/13 at Concord, Massachusetts1, married, 1738 [intention 17 Apr, Acton], as his 2nd wife, Dea. Samuel/4a Minot, son of Dr. James/3 Minot and Rebecca/3a Wheeler, and widower of her 2nd cousin Sarah Prescott. Dorcas "was not a sister of Sarah as put forth in Prescott, Minot, and the Register, 1:177," says R.D. Wheeler, "but her cousin, both being grandchildren of the first George Wheeler's son John."2,3,4 Dea. Samuel Minot died at Concord 17 Mar 1766, a. 595, and she 15 Jun 1803, a. 90.6

Source Citations/Notes:

  1. [S185] Concord, Massachusetts Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1635–1850, 81, Dorcas Prescott b.
  2. [S106] NEHGS Register, Lemuel Shattuck, "The Minot Family" (1847), 1:177.
  3. [S187] Vital Records of Acton, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850, 201, Samuel Minott/Dorcas Prescott, int.
  4. [S354] Raymond David Wheeler, The Wheeler Genealogy, 1:75.
  5. [S185] Concord BMD, 433, Deacon Samuel Minott d.
  6. [S185] Concord BMD, 325, Dorcas Minot d.
  7. [S185] Concord BMD, 148, Dorcas Minott b.
  8. [S185] Concord BMD, p. 153: George Minott b.
  9. [S185] Concord BMD, 164, Rebekah Minott b.
  10. [S185] Concord BMD, 173, Daniel Minott b.; 433, d.
  11. [S185] Concord BMD, 194, Mary Minot b.