|Date of Conference Journal Memoir/Obituary||April 11, 1894|
|Deceased Person||Francis F. Wheeler|
|Birth||9/27/1859 in Baltimore, Md.|
|Death||9/15/1893; 34 yo Funeral at Sharp Street Methodist Episcopal church & buried at cemetery there|
|Church Service, Charges Served, Affiliated Locations, and Other Biographical Information||Converted at 13 yo under in Harrisonburg, Va under preaching of his father, Rev. A. J. Wheeler. Returned to Baltimore & joined Sharp Street church. Educated in public schools ther & was student at Morgan College. Admitted to Washington Conference in Wheeling, W.Va 1881; ordained deacon in 1883 & elder in 1885. Served several charges. Transferred to Newark Conference to Newark N.J. as part of Delaware Conference Health started failing at las charge & he resigned, returning to Baltimore to home of his mother.|
|Family and Other Information||Parent: Rev. A. J. Wheeler Spouse: married 2 times. 2nd spouse was daughter of Rev. Daniel Collins of Washington Conference - she & 2 children survive him.|
|Online PDF Page Number (if available)||pdf pg 29|
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