Ann Halsey Wheeler was born 30 May 1591 in Flamstead, Hertfordshire, England to Robert Halsey (1552-1610) and Ellen Alley (1559-1610) and died 20 October 1659 Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut of unspecified causes. She married Thomas Wheeler (1589-1654) 5 May 1613 in Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

Research Notes

Ann Halsey's brother married Elizabeth Wheeler, daughter of John Wheeler, Jr. and Elizabeth. Sources

  1. "History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield", Donald L. Jacobus, vol 1 p 65. "Will of Thomas Wheeler of Fairfield, 1654, mentioned son-in-law James Bennett ..." vol I, pp 662-663, download from familysearch
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Father of the Concord Wheelers in: Jacobus, Donald L. The American Genealogist, Vol. 14, New Haven, Connecticut, July, 1937 p. 2-4 (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009 - .)
  3. The Genealogical and Encyclopedic History of the Wheeler Family in America - Compiled by the American College of Genealogy, Under the Direction of Albert Gallatin Wheeler- Pub. 1914. Record 2700 Pg. 200
  4. "Corrections to Families of Old Fairfield" by Donald L. Jacobus, p 37
  5. Bedfordshire (England); Emmison, F. G. (editor). Bedfordshire parish registers Bedford, County record Office, 1931
  6. Fifty Great Migration Colonists to New England and Their Origins by John Brooks Threlfall, publ by author, Madison, WI, 1990.
  7. "The Father of the Concord Wheelers" The American Genealogist 14:2, New Haven, CT: D. L. Jacobus, 1937-. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2009)
  8. Wheeler, William. The Genealogy of the Wheeler Family (Washington, D.C., 1919) Page 1-4


Offspring of Thomas Wheeler (1589-1654) and Ann Halsey Wheeler¢
Name Birth Death Joined with
Richard Wheeler (1614-)
Maria Wheeler (c1615-)
Hannah Wheeler (1617-)
William Wheeler (c1618-1666)
Thomas Wheeler (1621-1704) 8 December 1621 Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom 24 December 1704 Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States Sarah Meriam (c1626-1676)
Sarah Beers (1639-1724)
Rebecca Wheeler (1622-1691) 24 November 1622 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England 12 December 1691 Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Henry Rowland (1625-1690)
John Wheeler (1624-1690) 27 February 1624 Cranfield, Bedfordshire, England 5 April 1690 Fairfield, Fairfield County, Connecticut Judith Turney (1635-1672)
Elizabeth Rowland (1652-1703)
Sarah Wheeler (1628-bef1659)
Timothy Wheeler (1630-)
Joseph Wheeler (1632-)



See Also

  • Ann Halsey
  • Halsey in Hertfordshire
  • Halsey in Connecticut

Footnotes (including sources)

¢ Children
  • Known birthplaces are all Cranfield, Bedfordshire; unknown for Rebecca, Timothy, and Joseph.
  • Thomas and Rebecca are the only ones known to have had offspring, but several others married.
  • John married Rebecca's daughter Elizabeth Rowland (-1703)