William Garver Wheeler's Family



William Garver Wheeler B: 11 MAR 1909

William was born on 11 MAR 1909 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died in Indianapolis, Ind and was buried on 20 SEP 1978 in Crown Hill - sec 104 lot 189 .
He was the son of Homer Henderson Wheeler (8 NOV 1872 - 3 JUL 1945) and Altie Garver Gladden (Wheeler) (1 MAR 1887 - MAY 1973).

William was married to Margaret Buchanan "Peggy" Morton (Kimball) on 16 JUL 1946 in Pinegate Farm, Zionsville, Indiana.

Margaret was born on 1 MAY 1917 in Evanston, Illinois and died on 1 JAN 2005 (age: 87) in Indianapolis, Indiana .
She was the daughter of Alexander Robert "Beef" Morton (B: 7 JUN 1887) and Naomi Porter Dugan (Morton) (22 SEP 1894 - ABT 1920).
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William was married to Barrett Mary Jane (Wheeler) .

Barrett was born on 7 OCT 1914 in Detroit, Michigan and died on 23 SEP 2003 (age: 88) in Rancho Palos Verdes, California .
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Wife -
Margaret Morton - 1968
- Margaret was born on 1 MAY 1917 in Evanston, Illinois and died on 1 JAN 2005 (age: 87) in Indianapolis, Indiana

Daughter - Margaret - 1968 - Margaret was born on 21 AUG 1947 in Indianapolis, Ind.

- Barrett was born on 7 OCT 1914 in Detroit, Michigan and died on 23 SEP 2003 (age: 88) in Rancho Palos Verdes, California

- Homer was born on 8 NOV 1872 in Adyeville, Perry Co., Ind. and died on 3 JUL 1945 (age: 72) in Philadelphie, PA

- Altie was born on 1 MAR 1887 in Indianapolis, Marion Co., Ind. and died on MAY 1973 in Carmel, Indiana



Notes for William Garver Wheeler
was a Sgt in WWII. Was living in Carmel, Indiana when his mother died in 1973.


Was an Editor.




Notes for Margaret Buchanan "Peggy" Morton (Kimball)
was living with her Grandfather, Charles Ambrose Dugan, at time of 1920 Census.
After her father remarried, she went to live with her parents in Waukasha, Wisconsin.
Moved to Indianapolis about 1942.




William: Merit badges Awarded to 150 City Boy Scouts
Life and star merit badges were awarded to Robert Maxwell, Garver Wheeler, Gregg Ransberg, Stedman Pearce and Dudly Hughes of Troop 75 (Indianapolis Daily Star, May 3 1923)


Margaret: Visit to Waukasha


Visit to Waukasha




William: The Indianapolis News 07 Nov 1945


The Indianapolis News 07 Nov 1945




Margaret: Junior League


Junior League




William: Letter to Life Magazine Dec 6, 1943


Letter to Life Magazine Dec 6, 1943




Margaret: Social Security Documents
Name: Margaret Morton Moriarty
Margaret Morton Wheeler
Margaret Kimball
Margaret Morton Morton
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birth Date: 1 May 1917
Birth Place: Evanston Coo, Illinois
Evanston, Illinois
Death Date: 1 Jan 2005
Father: Alexander R Morton
Mother: Naomi P Dugan
SSN: 340121976
Notes: Jan 1940: Name listed as MARGARET MORTON MORIARTY; Jul 1951: Name listed as MARGARET MORTON WHEELER; Mar 1956: Name listed as MARGARET MORTON KIMBALL; 21 Jan 2005: Name listed as MARGARET M KIMBALL


William: Editors reviewing Armored News - Garver is 2nd from the left.


Editors reviewing Armored News - Garver is 2nd from the left.




Margaret: Death Certificate


Death Certificate




William: Birth Certificate


Birth Certificate




William: WWII Draft Registration


WWII Draft Registration




William: At Dramatic Club


At Dramatic Club




William: Wedding Announcement


Wedding Announcement




William: Wedding to Margaret Morton


Wedding to Margaret Morton




William: Lobster Dinner


Lobster Dinner




William: 2nd Marriage


2nd Marriage




William: Trip


Trip




William: Obituary


Obituary




William: Death Certificate


Death Certificate




- Homer was born on 16 JAN 1907

- Charles was born on 1915/1916 in Indiana

- May was born on 8 JAN 1934



Last change (on this page): 2 OCT 2020