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WHEELER, Stella 1 2
- Born: Oct 1883, Nebraska
- Marriage: LAIR, Walter E. about 1904
Stella married Walter E. LAIR about 1904. (Walter E. LAIR was born about 1881 in Illinois.)
1900 US Census (District 121, Wilber, Saline County, Nebraska). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Parker Wheeler (age 42, b. Apr 1858, WI), wife Serrildia (age 37, b. Jan 1863, IN) and children Stella (age 16, b. Oct 1883, NE), Eva (age 15, b. Nov 1884, NE), Leonard (age 11, b. Feb 1889, NE) and Edith (age 2, b. Jun 1897, NE), living in Wilber, Nebraska. Also in the household is Parker's mother, Martha [Curry] Wheeler (age 78, b. Jan 1822, IN). Parker is listed as a "day laborer," and indicates that his father was born in Vermont and his mother in Indiana. Sissicoha indicates that both her parents were born in Indiana. The couple indicate that they have been married for 17 years, and have had five children, four of whom are still living.
1930 US Census, District 9, Rock Creek, Washington County, Colorado. Surety: 4. Lists Walter E. Lair (age 48, b. IL), wife Stella M. [Wheeler] (age 46, b. NE) and daughter Lettia F. (age 15, b. CO), living in Rock Creek, Colorado. Also in the household is Stella's father, Parker Wheeler (age 72, b. WI), widower. Walter is listed as a "farmer, general farm" and indicates that both his parents were born in Illinois. Stella indicates that her father was born in Wisconsin and her mother in Indiana. Parker indicates that his father was born in Vermont and his mother in Indiana. The couple indicate that they married when Walter was age 23 and Stella age 21.