Wheaters from German families
Benjamin E Wheater (RN # 364) Grandfather was Richard Weter of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany. Seemed to acquire the Wheater name while living in Williamson, NY. After he died in the Civil War his family all ended up in Michigan
William Henry Wheater (RN # 796) Seemed to have changed from Wieder to Wheater after moving from Pennsylvania to Seneca County, NY something before 1831.
Louisa Wheater Born in Germany she shows in Brooklyn, NY census 1920 to 1940 and in Brooklyn newspaper.