Frank Edward Wheeler

M, b. 24 November 1877, d. 14 March 1962
FatherBenjamin Wheeler1
Birth*Frank Edward Wheeler was born on 24 November 1877 at Gravesend, Kent, England.1,2,3,4,5,6 
Occupation*He was a postman between 1899 and 1908 at Gravesend, Kent, England.1,7,8,2,9,10,11,12,13 
Marriage*He married Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings, daughter of William Levings and Julia Pateman, on 4 July 1899 at Southfleet, Kent, England. The signing of the marriage register was witnessed by William Levings.1 
ResidenceFrank Edward Wheeler lived between 1900 and 1901 at 36 Wellington Street, Milton, Kent, England.7,8,2 
Census*He appeared as the head of a household along with his wife, Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings on the census of 1901 at 36 Wellington Street, Milton, Kent, England. The household also included Harold Frank Wheeler.2 
Residence*Frank Edward Wheeler and Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings lived between 1904 and 1908 at 14 Spencer Street, Gravesend, Kent, England.9,10,11,12,13 
(Informant) BirthFrank Edward Wheeler was listed as an informant on the birth certificate of Gordon Victor Wheeler on 7 June 1904 at 14 Spencer Street, Gravesend, Kent, England.11,9 
(Informant) DeathFrank Edward Wheeler was listed as an informant on the death certificate of Gordon Victor Wheeler on 9 September 1905 at 14 Spencer Street, Gravesend, Kent, England.14,11 
OccupationFrank Edward Wheeler was a postman and acting assistant assistant inspector of boy messengers circa 1911 at Northfleet, Kent, England.3 
Residence*He lived between 1911 and 1962 at 13 Mayfield Road, Northfleet, Kent, England.3,4,6 
CensusHe appeared as the head of a household along with his wife, Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings on the census of 1911 at 13 Mayfield Road, Northfleet, Kent, England. The household also included Harold Frank Wheeler, Hilda Louise Wheeler and Eliza Louise Wheeler.3 
OccupationFrank Edward Wheeler was (an unknown value) circa 1921 at Northfleet, Kent, England.4 
Census*He appeared as the head of a household along with his wife, Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings on the census of 1921 at 13 Mayfield Road, Northfleet, Kent, England. The household also included Harold Frank Wheeler and Hilda Louise Wheeler.4 
1939 Register*Frank Edward Wheeler appeared as the head of a household on the census of 1939 at 13 Mayfield Road, Northfleet, Kent, England.5 
Death*He died on 14 March 1962 at 13 Mayfield Road, Northfleet, Kent, England, at age 84.14,6 
Burial*He was buried in 1962 at Gravesend Cemetery, Gravesend, Kent, England. The gravestone inscription reads:

In loving memory of GORDON VICTOR second son of the above who fell asleep Sept. 9th 1905 aged 15 months. One angel more in heaven. Also HAROLD FRANK C.P.O. C & E dearly loved eldest son of the above who died Dec. 13th 1945 aged 45 years. Also of FRANK EDWARD WHEELER dearly loved husband of Ada and father of the above who passed away March 14th 1962 aged 82 years. Also ADA who passed away Oct. 7th 1978 aged 100 years.14

Family

Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings b. 26 Dec 1877, d. 7 Oct 1978
Marriage*He married Ada Lilian Beatrice Levings, daughter of William Levings and Julia Pateman, on 4 July 1899 at Southfleet, Kent, England. The signing of the marriage register was witnessed by William Levings.1 
Children
Last Edited15 Oct 2022

Citations

  1. [S2231] England, marriage certificate for Frank Edward Wheeler and Ada Lillian Beatrice Levings, 04 Jul 1899; citing 02a/1153/223, Dartford registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  2. [S2233] 1901 census of England, Kent, Milton, p. 7, Frank Edwd. Wheeler household; digital image, Findmypast (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed 15 Aug 2022); citing Class: RG13; Piece: 711; Folio: 90; Page: 7.
  3. [S2234] 1911 census of England, Kent, Northfleet, Frank Edward Wheeler household; digital image, Findmypast (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed 16 Aug 2022); citing RG14 PN3841 RD45 SD1 ED8 SN231, 1911 Census Returns of England and Wales, The National Archives of England, Kew.
  4. [S2235] 1921 census of England, Kent, Northfleet, Frank Edward Wheeler household; digital image, Findmypast (http://www.findmypast.co.uk : accessed 17 Aug 2022); citing RG 15 PN 03993 RD 45 RS 1 ED 8 SN 304, 1921 Census of England and Wales, The National Archives of England, Kew.
  5. [S2236] 1939 England and Wales Register, Northfleet, E.D. DIGN, Registration District/Subdistrict 45/1, 13 Mayfield Road, Frank E. Wheeler household; imaged from … “1939 England and Wales Register,” Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/discoveryui-content/view/… : accessed 17 Aug 2022), image 9 of 17; citing “The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: RG 101/1759i."
  6. [S2416] England, death certificate for Frank Edward Wheeler, died 14 Mar 1962; citing 05b/543/128, Dartford registration district and Gravesend subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  7. [S2232] England, birth certificate for Harold Frank Wheeler, born 03 Aug 1900; citing 02a/594/87, Gravesend registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  8. [S2237] Holy Trinity Parish (Milton-next-Gravesend), "Baptism Register [1895-1901]," p. 71, entry no. 639, Harold Frank Wheeler, 05 Oct 1900; imaged, "Medway Council Heritage Services catalogues," database and images, Medway Council Heritage Services (https://cityark.medway.gov.uk/Details/archive/110006637 : accessed 17 Aug 2022), PDF file P252B-01-07.pdf, p. 37 of 47; citing P252B/1/7 held by the Medway Archives Centre.
  9. [S2411] England, birth certificate for Gordon Victor Wheeler, born 07 Jun 1904; citing 02a/649/336, Gravesend registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  10. [S2239] St. James Parish (Gravesend), "Baptism Register [1896-1912]," p. 102, entry no. 809, Gordon Victor Wheeler, 23 Jun 1904; imaged, "Medway Council Heritage Services catalogues," database and images, Medway Council Heritage Services (https://cityark.medway.gov.uk/Details/archive/110004996 : accessed 17 Aug 2022), PDF file P159B-01-04.pdf, p. 53 of 102; citing P159B/1/4 held by the Medway Archives Centre.
  11. [S2407] England, death certificate for Gordon Victor Biggs, died 09 Sep 1905; citing 02a/324/77, Gravesend registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  12. [S1772] England, birth certificate for Hilda Louise Wheeler, born 29 Febraury 1908; citing 02A/703/3, Gravesend registration district and subdistrict; General Registry Office, Southport.
  13. [S2238] St. James Parish (Gravesend), "Baptism Register [1896-1912]," p. 150, entry no. 1196, Hilda Louise Wheeler, 26 Mar 1908; imaged, "Medway Council Heritage Services catalogues," database and images, Medway Council Heritage Services (https://cityark.medway.gov.uk/Details/archive/110004996 : accessed 17 Aug 2022), PDF file P159B-01-04.pdf, p. 77 of 102; citing P159B/1/4 held by the Medway Archives Centre.
  14. [S2241] Billion Graves, digital images (http://www.billiongraves.com : accessed 18 Aug 2022), photograph, memorial # 18539987, gravestone for Frank Edward Wheeler (1877-14 Mar 1962), Gravesend Cemetery, Gravesend, Kent, England.