The name Wheeler is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wheel maker". Wheeler and is often added to lists like Cool Boys’ Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #12 (international friends)".
From the experts:
Wheeler is one of the most energetic of the newly stylish occupational names, all those 'e's giving it a friendly, freewheeling sound.
Wheeler has some historical cred via the nineteenth Vice President of the United States, William Almon Wheeler.