Html Rendered for 12-10-2018 07:50:35, Email:

M. Annette Goldsbury

Birth: 7 Dec 1830, Barre, Washington Co, VT

Death: 28 Jul 1927, Barre, Washington Co, VT

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Barre, Washington Co, VT

Spouse: Langdon Cheever Wheelock
Marriage: 4 May 1857

  1. Carrie Wheelock, born 2 Jul 1858
  2. Charles Sumner Wheelock, born 27 Jan 1865


The following obituary was found in the scrapbook of Carrie Wheelock (daughter of Annette Goldsbury Wheelock).

July 28, 1927 - Barre's Oldest Resident Dead

Mrs. Annette Wheelock, great grand-daughter of city's first settler, was in 97th year, 70th in same house. She was keenly interested in affairs of her day, up to her death.

Mrs Annette Goldsbury Wheelock, Barre's oldest native resident, oldest resident as well, direct descendent of Barre's first settler in 1788, who was John Goldsbury, passed away just as the new day was dawning this morning at the Wheelock family residence at 145 North Main St., being in her 97th year.

... rest omitted ...


Html Rendered for 12-10-2018 07:50:35, Email:

Lucille Pratt

Spouse: Benjamin Allard

  1. Marie Allard


Html Rendered for 12-10-2018 07:50:35, Email:

Francis James Wheelock

Birth: 6 Nov 1866, North Brookfield, Worcester, MA

Death: 1957

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Big Timber, Sweet Grass Co, MT

Father: Benjamin C. Wheelock
Mother: Jane Donahue

Spouse: Halcyon Blanche Phillips


Francis James Wheelock moved from Wyoming to Montana, and changed his name to Frank Boyd; per records of Debra Cleeton, great granddaughter of Francis James Wheelock, July 1999.

He is enumerated in the 1900 Federal Census living in Lower La Prele, Converso Co, WY. This must have been prior to his surname change to Boyd. In the household is his father, Benjamin C. Wheelock, his wife, Blanch Wheelock, age 29, himself, Francis Wheelock, age 33, their children: Raymond Wheelock, age 9, Willia m B. Wheelock, age 8, Albert F. Wheelock, age 5, and Major Mannie Wheelock, age 3 months.

Many of his children are buried under the Boyd surname in Mountain View Cemetery, Big Timber, Sweet Grass Co, MT.


Html Rendered for 12-10-2018 07:50:35, Email:

Joseph Wheelock

Birth: 20 Jan 1765, Mendon, Worcester, MA

Death: 1820, Worcester, Worcester, MA

Father: Benjamin Wheelock
Mother: Hannah Chapin

Spouse: Sally Slater
Marriage: 9 Mar 1786, Grafton, Worcester, MA

  1. Nahum Wheelock, born 24 Aug 1788, Worcester, Worcester, MA
  2. Lucy Wheelock, born 15 Jul 1790, Worcester, Worcester, MA
  3. Sally Wheelock, born 1 Apr 1793, Worcester, Worcester, MA
  4. Joseph Wheelock, born 1798


According to the Grafton vital records, Joseph and Sally were both from Worcester at the time of their marriage. Several children were born to the couple in Worcester, after which they moved to Shaftsbury, Vt. More children may have been born in Shaftsbury that are not recorded here.

Joseph probably fought in the Revolutionary War, enlisted in 1781 at the age of 16, a private in Captain John Cutler's Company, Colonel Luke Drury's Regiment. He was engaged for the town of Worcester.


Html Rendered for 12-10-2018 07:50:35, Email:

Madeline Ruth Wheelock

Birth: 11 Sep 1916, Orange, VT

Death: 19 May 2013, Olympia, Washington

Father: Herbert Van Wheelock
Mother: Florence Flanders

Spouse: Maurice Elphage Bisson

  1. Peter Andre Bisson, born 28 Aug 1945, Dover, Delaware
  2. Michael Stephen Bisson, born 30 Dec 1946, Barre, VT

Spouse: Everett Charles Braun