Rachel Wheeler (c1836-aft1880)


Rachel was born about 1836 in Harrison County, Ohio to parents Mordecai Wheeler (c1787-bef1873) and Keziah Murray Gill (1795-1873).

1840 Census[]

Rachel is believed to have resided with her mother in the 1840 census of German Township, Harrison County, Ohio. A reconstruction of the household is as follows:

1850 Census[]

Rachel was listed in the household of her mother in the 1850 census of German Township, Harrison County, Ohio. The household is listed as follows:

Marriage to Reason Gotschall[]

On February 13, 1855, Rachel married Reason Gotschall (1824-aft1880).

Children by Reason Gotschall[]

The known children of Reason Gotschall and Rachel Wheeler are as follows:

  • George W. Gotschall (c1856-?)
  • Lewis Cox Ryan Gotschall (c1859-?)
  • John R. Gotschall (c1862-?)
  • Newton J. Gotschall (c1864-aft1900)
  • Anna B. Gotschall (c1867-?)
  • Mary Gotschall (c1870-?)