William Scott1,2

M, #5098, b. circa 1820, d. before 1870
  • Reference: W999 ID771

Family: Emeline L Wells b. 28 Mar 1822

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Gardner Wells1,2

M, #5099, b. 20 March 1770, d. 26 May 1839
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Occupation*: Blacksmith3,2
  • (Witness) Note: July 1768; First Sabbatarian Church, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA; NEHGR Vol 91, page 262 "Early Church Records of Hudson, NH - July
    "The records of the First Sabbatarian Church of Hopkinton indicate the Joshua Wells was made a member in July 1768 and that he had a first wife, Deborah, who was united with the church 22 sep 1771* The church records do not show when he married the second time, but Syliva is called his wife 22 Jun 1786"

    *(footnote on page)
    The children of Joshua Wells by his first wife, Dorothy, were:
    1. Gardiner b: 20 Mar 1770; m 23 Dec 1792 Wealthy Gallup, daughter of Samuel Gallup of Voluntown, CT
    2. Joshua b: 17 Jul 1771
    3 Robert, b: c 1773
    +Gravestone stands in the Stockwell Cemetery, west of Bridgewater, NY"; Principal=Joshua Wells
  • Note: 1796; from Rhode Island, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Early Settlers - Nelson

    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Here are the early settlers in the Town of Nelson (#1) of Original Twenty Towns as taken from "History of Chenango & Madison Counties, NY" by James H Smith; pub. 1880. Tried to use year, (if stated); person; and where they were from.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Nelson was originally patented to Alexander WEBSTER, June 4, 1793, and was purchased the same year by Colonel John LINCKLAEN, under whose auspices the settlements were made.

    1796

    Gardner, Joshua and Robert WELLS, brothers-natives of Rhode Island; Witness=Joshua Welles, Witness=Robert Wells
  • Note*: 1798; from Massachusetts to, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Many of these were from Massachusetts. Joshua, Robert and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mills."; Witness=Joshua Welles, Witness=Robert Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1798; Relocated to the hill above, Pool's Mill, Madison Co., New York, USA; History of Madison Co., NY ...p624

    "Joshua, Robert, and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mill"."; Household Member=Robert Wells, Household Member=Joshua Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1830; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1830 United States Federal Census
    about Gardner Wells
    Name: Gardner Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York
  • (Deceased) Will*: 21 September 1839; Medbery, Madison Co., New York, USA; WILL OF GARDNER WELLS (1770-1839) to his son, James Wells per Barbara Porter: deed on microfilm, FHL 404312. Taken from: Madison Co., NY Deed Book AU page 308. This indenture made the twenty first day of September in the year of our Lord One thousand eight hundred and thirty nine. Between James Wells of the county of Richland and State of Ohio of the first part and George D. Richardson of New York Madison County of the second part. Witnesseth that the said party of the first part forsaid in consideration of the sum of Five Hundred Dollars lawful money of the United States to him in hand paid by the said party of the second part the receipt whereof is hereby confessed and acknowledged has bargained sold remissed and Quit claimed and by these presents does bargain sell remise and Quit claim unto the said party of the second part in his actual possession now being and to his heirs and assigns forever all my right title interest claim and demand to the Estate of Gardner Wells deceased late of the Town of Nelson county of Madison and State of New York. Both Real and personal which is situate in the Town of Nelson county of Madison and State of New York or in any other place Together with all and singular the hereditaments and appurtenances therewith belonging or in any wise appertaining (next part is really hard to read, but is the legal jargon in deeds). Next that I can read: In Witness whereof the said party of the first part has --- --- his hand and seal the day and year first above written. James Wells --- signed and sealed and delivered in presence of Alfred Medbery Madison County --- this 21 day of September 1839 personally came before James Wells to me well known and acknowledged that he executed the within deed. Alfred Medbery --- of deeds. Recorded on the 21st day of September 1839 at 5 o'clock pm. John (?Farnett, Farnell?) dep. clk.

Family: Weltha Gallup b. 1772, d. 9 Oct 1839

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, RI Births 1636-1930, Gardiner Wells Joshua Wells Amey Wells 20 Mar 1770
    Joshua Wells Joshua Wells Amey Wells 17 Jul 1771.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  4. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.

Weltha Gallup1,2

F, #5100, b. 1772, d. 9 October 1839
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: 23 December 1792; Mrs. Wells (Gallup)
  • Married Name: 23 December 1792; Mrs. Wells (Gallup)

Family: Gardner Wells b. 20 Mar 1770, d. 26 May 1839

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.

Gardner Wells1,2

M, #5101, b. 1800, d. 10 December 1868
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1830; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1830 United States Federal Census
    about Garner Wells
    Name: Garner Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Belfast, Allegany Co., New York, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Gardner Wells
    Name: Gardner Wells
    Age: 11
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Belfast, Allegany, New York
    Household Members: Name Age
    Gardon Wells 50
    Lucy Wells 47
    Suel Wells 22
    Lucy J Wells 19
    Robert Wells 17
    Channcey Wells 14
    Gardner Wells 11
    Caroline Sherwin 9; Household Member=Jane Wells, Household Member=Robert Wells, Household Member=Chauncey P Wells, Household Member=Gardner Wells, Household Member=Lucy Stone, Household Member=Sewal Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: August 1860; Belfast, Allegany Co., New York, USA;
    1860 NY Allegany Belfast, family 207
    Wells, Gardner, age 60 farmer, b: NY
    Wells, Lucy, age 47, b: NY
    Wells, Sewal, age 31, b: NY (male)
    Wells, Jane, age 29, b: NY
    Wells, Robert, age 26, b: NY
    Wells, Chauncy, age 23, b: NY
    Wells, Gardner, age 20, b:NY; Household Member=Jane Wells, Household Member=Robert Wells, Household Member=Chauncey P Wells, Household Member=Gardner Wells, Household Member=Lucy Stone, Household Member=Sewal Wells

Family: Lucy Stone

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Barbara Wells1

F, #5102, b. 1803
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Smith (Wells)

Citations

  1. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.
  2. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Robert Wells1,2

M, #5103, b. 1805
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Name Variation: Roby Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Hamilton, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1840 United States Federal Census about Roby Wells
    Name:     Roby Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):     Hamilton, Madison, New York
    Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9:     1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:     1
    Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39:     1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9:     1
    Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49:     1
    Persons Employed in Agriculture:     2
    Free White Persons - Under 20:     2
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:     3
    Total Free White Persons:     5
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:     5

Family: Matilda _____ b. c 1792, d. 17 Nov 1864

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Clarissa H Wells1

F, #5104, b. 19 May 1807, d. 29 August 1879
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Brown (Wells)

Citations

  1. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.
  2. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Weltha Wells1,2

F, #5105, b. 1810
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Salsbury (Wells)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Wealthy Salsbury
    Name: Wealthy Salsbury
    Age: 40
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1810
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Female
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Nelson, Madison, New York
    Household Members: Name Age
    Wealthy Salsbury 40
    Harrietta H Salsbury 16
    George W Salsbury 7

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Debora Wells1,2

F, #5106, b. 1811
  • Reference: W010 ID771

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Joshua Welles1,2

M, #5107, b. 17 July 1771, d. 27 January 1864
  • Reference: W010 ID147
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1771; Rhode Island, USA; 1771 RHODE ISLAND:
    Joshua Wells B: 17 July 1771
    Joshua Wells D: 27 January 1864 Nelson, Madison, New York
    Son of James Wells and Ann De Forest:
    Source: New.familysearch.org
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1790; Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA;
    1790 RI Washington Hopkinton
    Wells, Joshua     3-3-4-0-0
    Wells, Rebecca     1-2-2-0-1 (Widow)
    Wells, Clark          2-2-3-0-0
    Wells, Samuel     1-1-2-2-0
    Wells, Randall     1-4-0-3-0
    Wells, Edward     1-0-2-1-0
    Wells, Thomas     1-1-2-0-0 (Elder)
    Wells, Amos     1-1-2-0-0
    Wells, Joshua     1-1-3-0-0 (Sr.)


    ; Household Member=Amos Wells, Household Member=Widow Rebecca Welles (_____), Household Member=Samuel Welles, Household Member=Clark Welles, Household Member=Randall Welles, Household Member=Edward Welles, Household Member=Elder Thomas Welles, Household Member=Joshua Welles6,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1793; Adams, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1793 ADAMS, BERKSHIRE, MASSACHUSETTS pg 2
    Joshua Wells & Cassandra Callum or Collins M: 25 Sept 1793 Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts
    Source: new.familysearch; An extracted record; Source; Massachusetts Town Records; 1620-1988: (This source lists the marriage as 15 Dec 1793 Cheshire; (I Assume Cheshire, Massachusetts?)
  • (Witness) Note: 1796; from Rhode Island, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Early Settlers - Nelson

    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Here are the early settlers in the Town of Nelson (#1) of Original Twenty Towns as taken from "History of Chenango & Madison Counties, NY" by James H Smith; pub. 1880. Tried to use year, (if stated); person; and where they were from.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Nelson was originally patented to Alexander WEBSTER, June 4, 1793, and was purchased the same year by Colonel John LINCKLAEN, under whose auspices the settlements were made.

    1796

    Gardner, Joshua and Robert WELLS, brothers-natives of Rhode Island; Principal=Gardner Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1796; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1796 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Palmer Wells B: 12 June 1796
    Palmer D: 12 March 1823 of Consumption: First white child born in Nelson;
  • (Head of Household) Census: before 1797; Cheshire Co., New Hampshire, USA; History of Madison Co, p 626

    "Joshua Wells, also of Cheshire NH, came on to Nelson with an ox sled, in the first winter of Wellington's house keeping, and stopped at Wellington's house for a time; and here was born the first white child in Nelson, Palmer, eldest son of Joshua Wells, in 1798."
  • (Witness) Note: 1798; from Massachusetts to, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Many of these were from Massachusetts. Joshua, Robert and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mills."; Principal=Gardner Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1798; Relocated to the hill above, Pool's Mill, Madison Co., New York, USA; History of Madison Co., NY ...p624

    "Joshua, Robert, and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mill"."; Head of Household=Gardner Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1799; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1799 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Colllins)
    George Wells B: 9 Dec 1799
    George & Olive H. Bardwell M: 1821 New York;
    George Wells D: 1887 Nelson, Madison, New York
    Sources: Will of sister Mary Wells; (see Mary Wells1817)
    New Family Search.org; Madison County New York Cemetery Records: Volume 1
    1850 Nelson, Madison, New York: Census: (The names of Georges' children namely: Levonia, Melissa and Deloss catches my eye.; Joseph and Susannah have a dau. Melissa; My grandfather Joseph Gillette has a dau Levonia Meranda & Chauncy Gillette, son of Joseph and Susannah, has a son Deloss Austin): 1860 Nelson, Madison, New York Census; (The two Joshua Wells are first cousins; Perhaps they had a close relationship)
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1802; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1802 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Colllins)
    Clark Wells B: 1802
    Clark & Jursha E. Hatch M: 28 Dec 1827 New York
    Clark Wells D: 29 Jan 1879 Nelson, Madison, New York
    Source: Will of Sister Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817) Land Records in Berkshire Co, Mass. for Joseph Gillette and Joshua Wells & Kate. 1850 Nelson, Madison, New York Census for Clark Wells; 1860 Nelson, Madison, New York Census for Clark Wells; 1870 Nelson, Madsion, New York Census for Clark Wells;
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1807; New York, USA; 1807 NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Eunis Wells B: 12 Dec 1807
    Eunis & George Warren M (of Richmond, Missouri)
    Source: Will of sister Mary Wells: See Mary Wells 1817; 1860 Richmond, Ray, Missouri Census:
    1870 Richmond, Ray, Missouri Census; 1870 Richmond, Ray, Missouri Census: 1880 Richmond, Ray, Missouri Census: 1880 Richmond, Ray, Missouri Census:
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1811; New York, USA; 1811 NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Electra Wells B: abt 1811
    Electra & Mr Cambell M:
    Electra of Belville, Michigan
    Source: Will of sister, Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1813; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1813 NELSON, MADSION, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Ann Wells B: abt 1813
    Ann M:
    Source: Will of sister, Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817;
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1817; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1817 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collinst)
    Mary Wells B: 1817
    Mary D: 1865 Nelson, Madison, New York
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1819; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1819 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Jonathan Wells B: 1819
    Jonathan & Mary Cooley M: about 1840 Nelson, Madsion, New York
    Jonathan D: 19 Sept 1867 Nelson, Madison, New York;
    Source; Will of Sister Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817; In the 1860 Nelson, Madison, New York Census for Jonathan Wells, his father Joshua Wells age is living with Jonathans Household;
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1821; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1821 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Katherine (Kate) Conant)
    Lyman Wells B: about 1821
    Sources: Will of Sister Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817; 1860 Georgetown, Madison, New York Census:
    1870 Hamilton, Madison, New York Census: 1880 Hamilton, Madison, New York Census: 1900 Hamilton, Madsion, New York: Census
    Lyman Wells age 78, b Nov 1821, New York; Amanda C. Wells age 73, b August 1826 New York
    married 11 years; This is a (2) wife for Lyman Wells; Ambrosia (1) wife must have died shortly after the 1880 Hamilton, Madison, NY Census was taken; they were married in 1889 according to the census rpt; She appears in that census with Lyman;
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1824; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1824 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK:
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Collins)
    Emily Wells B: 1805
    Emily and Thomas Medtbury M: about 1847
    Source: Will of sister Mary Wells; See Mary Wells, 1817
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1826; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1826 NELSON, MADISON, NEW YORK :
    (Child of Joshua Wells & Cassandra Colllins) (pg: 4)
    Ruth Wells B: 1826
    Ruth D: 1893 Nelson, Madison, New York;
    Source: 1840 Nelson, Madison, New York Census for father Joshua Wells; 1850 Madison, NY Census for Father Joshua Wells; Madison County Cemetery Records: Volume 1:Will of sister Mary Wells-see Mary Wells 1817;
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1830; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1830 United States Federal Census
    about Gardner Wells
    Name: Gardner Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York
    1 son 5-10 yrs
    1 son 10-15
    1 son 15-23
    self 50-60
    1 dau < 5 yrs
    1 dau 5-10
    1 dau 10-15
    wife 40-50; Household Member=Mary Fletcher, Household Member=Ruth Wells, Household Member=Harrison Welles, Household Member=Jonathan Welles, Household Member=Mary Wells, Household Member=Clark Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; (this must be a son Joshua b: c 1810-1820)
    1840 United States Federal Census
    about Joshua Wells
    Name: Joshua Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York

    1 male 20-30 ??
    2 females < 5
    wife 20-30
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Joshua Wells
    Name: Joshua Wells
    Age: 80
    Estimated birth year: abt 1770
    Birth Place: Rhode Island
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Nelson, Madison, New York
    Family Number: 51
    Household Members: Name Age
    Joshua Wells 80
    Mary Wells 33
    Ruth Wells 24

    ; Household Member=Mary Wells, Household Member=Ruth Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Jonathan Wells
    Name: Jonathan Wells
    Age in 1860: 42
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Nelson, Madison, New York
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Nelson
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Jonathan Wells 42
    Mary Wells 43
    Cooley Wells 7
    Sullivan Chase 22
    George Kellogg 43
    Catharine Loftis 14
    Joshua Wells 89; Head of Household=Jonathan Welles

Family 1: Cassandra Collins b. 13 Jun 1773, d. 13 Dec 1815

Family 2: Mary Fletcher b. c 1785, d. 6 Aug 1839

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1790 RI Washington Hopkinton, Joshua Welles Sr.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  4. Emmett Rouse Wells, IV, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWDNADON~1ID079_~2.GED and imported on 05/14/2008 at 14:44:04.,_ID079 _Researcher.
  5. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1790 RI Washington Hopkinton: Joshua, Rebecca     (Widow), Clark, Samuel, Randall, Edward, Thomas (Elder), Amos, and Joshua (Sr.) Welles.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Madison Nelson, family 51, Joshua Wells with Mary and Ruth (prob daughters). Family 49 is probably son, George Wells, age 50 b: RI.

Robert Wells1,2

M, #5108, b. 1781, d. 1 October 1842
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Witness) Note: 1796; from Rhode Island, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Early Settlers - Nelson

    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Here are the early settlers in the Town of Nelson (#1) of Original Twenty Towns as taken from "History of Chenango & Madison Counties, NY" by James H Smith; pub. 1880. Tried to use year, (if stated); person; and where they were from.
    --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Nelson was originally patented to Alexander WEBSTER, June 4, 1793, and was purchased the same year by Colonel John LINCKLAEN, under whose auspices the settlements were made.

    1796

    Gardner, Joshua and Robert WELLS, brothers-natives of Rhode Island; Principal=Gardner Wells
  • (Witness) Note: 1798; from Massachusetts to, Erieville, Madison Co., New York, USA; Many of these were from Massachusetts. Joshua, Robert and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mills."; Principal=Gardner Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1798; Relocated to the hill above, Pool's Mill, Madison Co., New York, USA; History of Madison Co., NY ...p624

    "Joshua, Robert, and Garner Wells, came about 1798, and settled on the hill above "Pool's Mill"."; Head of Household=Gardner Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1830; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1830 United States Federal Census
    about Robert Wells
    Name: Robert Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York

    others: Robert Jr, Garner, Joshua (bro)
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Nelson, Madison Co., New York, USA; 1840 United States Federal Census
    about Robert Wells
    Name: Robert Wells
    Township: Nelson
    County: Madison
    State: New York

    (no children just Robert and polly)

Family 1: Polly Stone b. 1793, d. 29 Oct 1844

Family 2: Martha Brown b. 1787, d. 17 Nov 1864

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.

Vienna H Thompson1,2

F, #5109, b. 1833, d. 1902
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Name Variation: Viena Thompson
  • Name Variation: Velma Thompson5
  • Married Name: 26 January 1853; Mrs. Wells (Thompson)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Waubeek, Pepin Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about George W Wells
    Name: George W Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
    Age in 1870: 42
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Waubeek, Pepin, Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Durand
    Household Members: Name Age
    George W Wells 42
    Viana Wells 37
    George Wells 14
    Hattie Wells 10
    Herbert Wells 6
    Eddy Wells 2
    Ida Wells 14

    ; Head of Household=George William Gardner Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Spring Creek, Pierce Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Herbert Wells
    Name: Herbert Wells
    Home in 1880: Spring Lake, Pierce, Wisconsin
    Age: 15
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1865
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Relation to Head of Household: Son
    Father's Name: George
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's Name: Vienna
    Mother's birthplace: Ohio
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: At Home
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    George Wells 53
    Vienna Wells 47
    George W Wells 24
    Hattie Wells 19
    Herbert Wells 15
    Edwin Wells 11
    Fredrick Wells 9
    William H Scott 21; Head of Household=George William Gardner Wells

Family: George William Gardner Wells b. 1827, d. 1897

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.
  4. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  5. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.

Josephine Maxwell1,2

F, #5110, b. 19 October 1851, d. 16 November 1910
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Name Variation: circa 1865; Mrs. Josephine King (Maxwell); uknown husband's name
  • Married Name: 21 September 1867; Mrs. Wells (King)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Illini, Macon Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census

    Name: Homer L Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Age in 1870: 30
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1870: Illini, Macon, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Harristown
    Household Members: Name Age
    Homer L Wells 30
    Josephine M Wells 19
    Edwin M Wells 8/12; Head of Household=Dr. Homer Leonard Wells MD
  • Name Variation: circa 1895; Mrs. Josephine Christopher (Maxwell); Cornelius J Christopher

Family: Dr. Homer Leonard Wells MD b. 30 Oct 1839, d. 6 Feb 1924

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Edwin Montroville Wells1,2

M, #5111, b. 16 September 1869, d. 16 July 1962
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Name Variation: Edwin Montrovil Wells3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Illini, Macon Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census

    Name: Homer L Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Age in 1870: 30
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1870: Illini, Macon, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Harristown
    Household Members: Name Age
    Homer L Wells 30
    Josephine M Wells 19
    Edwin M Wells 8/12; Head of Household=Dr. Homer Leonard Wells MD
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1930; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USA;
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Edwin M Wells
    Name: Edwin M Wells
    Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
    View Map
    Age: 60
    Estimated Birth Year: abt
    1870
    Birthplace: Michigan
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's Name: Kate F
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edwin M Wells 60
    Kate F Wells 56
    Edwin L Wells 12

    ; Household Member=Katharine Fidelia Vanderhoof, Household Member=Edwin Leonard Wells

Family: Katharine Fidelia Vanderhoof b. 11 May 1873, d. 5 Aug 1953

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Katharine Fidelia Vanderhoof1,2

F, #5112, b. 11 May 1873, d. 5 August 1953
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Name Variation: Katherine Fidelia Vanderhoff
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; North Ogden, Weber Co., Utah, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Hatie Vanderhoof [Katherine F Vanderhoof]
    Age:      7
    Birth Date:      Abt 1873
    Birthplace:      Montana Territory
    Home in 1880:      North Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA
    Dwelling Number:      196
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Daughter
    Marital status:      Single
    Father's name:      Jesse Vanderhoof
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's name:      Lerona Vanderhoof
    Mother's Birthplace:      Utah
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jesse Vanderhoof      32
    Lerona Vanderhoof      23
    Huldah Vanderhoof      8
    Hatie Vanderhoof      7
    Sarah E. Vanderhoof      5
    Artie M. Vanderhoof      4
    Jesse Vanderhoof      2
    Charles E. Vanderhoof      11/12
  • Name Variation: 30 March 1892; Mrs. Katherine F Bond (Vanderhoof); Utah, Select Marriage Index, 1887-1985
    Utah, Select Marriage Index, 1887-1985 No Image
    Text-only collection

    Report issue

    Name:      Kate F Vanderhoof
    Gender:      Female
    Marriage Date:      30 Mar 1892
    Marriage Place:      Salt Lake, UT, USA
    Spouse:      Jerome S Bond
    Spouse Gender:      Male
    Certificate Number:      002628
  • Name Variation: 18 July 1895; Mrs. Kate F Biddle (Vanderhoof); Utah, Select Marriages, 1887-1966
    Utah, Select Marriages, 1887-1966 No Image
    Text-only collection

    Report issue

    Name:      Mrs. Katie F. Bond
    Gender:      Female
    Age:      22
    Birth Date:      1873
    Marriage Date:      18 Jul 1895
    Marriage Place:      Ogden, Weber, Utah
    Spouse:      Albert H. Biddle
    FHL Film Number:      1324661
    Reference ID:      cn 626 18 Jul 1895
  • Married Name: 6 April 1916; Mrs. Wells (Vanderhoof)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USA;
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Edwin M Wells
    Name: Edwin M Wells
    Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
    View Map
    Age: 60
    Estimated Birth Year: abt
    1870
    Birthplace: Michigan
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's Name: Kate F
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edwin M Wells 60
    Kate F Wells 56
    Edwin L Wells 12

    ; Head of Household=Edwin Montroville Wells

Family: Edwin Montroville Wells b. 16 Sep 1869, d. 16 Jul 1962

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Edwin Leonard Wells1,2

M, #5113, b. 10 August 1917, d. 8 December 1976
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USA;
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Edwin M Wells
    Name: Edwin M Wells
    Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
    View Map
    Age: 60
    Estimated Birth Year: abt
    1870
    Birthplace: Michigan
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's Name: Kate F
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edwin M Wells 60
    Kate F Wells 56
    Edwin L Wells 12

    ; Head of Household=Edwin Montroville Wells

Family: Ellen Elizabeth Sermon b. 15 Jun 1917

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Ellen Elizabeth Sermon1,2

F, #5114, b. 15 June 1917
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: 3 September 1940; Mrs. Wells (Sermon)

Family: Edwin Leonard Wells b. 10 Aug 1917, d. 8 Dec 1976

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Emma Bell Parker1,2

F, #5117, b. 6 April 1861, d. 15 November 1911
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: 1892; Mrs. Wells (Parker)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Sacramento, Sacramento Co., California, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Homer L Wells
    Name: Homer L Wells
    [Homer L Welle]
    Home in 1900: Sacramento Ward 5, Sacramento, California
    Age: 60
    Birth Date: Oct 1839
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Emma B
    Marriage Year: 1892
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 8
    Residence : Sacramento City, Sacramento, California
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Homer L Wells 60
    Emma B Wells 41

    ; Head of Household=Dr. Homer Leonard Wells MD

Family: Dr. Homer Leonard Wells MD b. 30 Oct 1839, d. 6 Feb 1924

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Elizabeth Hawley1,2

F, #5118, b. March 1828, d. 29 October 1901
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: circa 1848; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Waushara, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Darius J Wells
    Name: Darius J Wells
    Age: 28
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1822
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Waushara, Dodge, Wisconsin
    Household Members: Name Age
    Darius J Wells 28
    Elizabeth Wells 22
    Frank J Wells 0 (actually says 7 months); Head of Household=Darius James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Fox Lake, Dodge Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about D J Wells
    Name: D J Wells
    Age in 1860: 37
    Birth Year: abt 1823
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Fox Lake, Dodge, Wisconsin
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Fox Lake
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    D J Wells 37
    Elisabeth Wells 33
    Eveline J Wells 4
    Edgar D Wells 1
    Bridget O Leoofla 17

    ; Head of Household=Darius James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; St Joseph, Berrien Co., Michigan, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Darius Wells
    Name: Darius Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
    Age in 1870: 49
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Saint Joseph
    Household Members: Name Age
    Darius Wells 49
    Elizabeth Wells 43
    Gertrude Wells 13

    ; Head of Household=Darius James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 15 June 1880; St Joseph, Berrien Co., Michigan, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about D. C. Wells
    Name: D. C. Wells
    Home in 1880: Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan
    Age: 59
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Elizabeth
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Owns Flouring Mill
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    D. C. Wells 59
    Elizabeth Wells 53
    Eliz. W. Chambers 23 (original clearly shows Evelyn)
    James W. Chambers 8M (born Sep 1879) grandson; Head of Household=Darius James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; St Joseph, Berrien Co., Michigan, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Darius J Wells
    Name: Darius J Wells
    [Darcus J Wells]
    Home in 1900: Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan
    Age: 77
    Birth Date: Jul 1822
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Elizabeth
    Marriage Year:
    1850
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 50
    Residence : St. Joseph City, Berrien, Michigan
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Darius J Wells 77
    Elizabeth Wells 73
    Evelyn Chambers 43; Head of Household=Darius James Wells

Family: Darius James Wells b. 9 Jul 1820, d. 17 Oct 1906

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.
  4. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Frank S Wells1,2

M, #5119, b. November 1848
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Name Variation: Frank M Wells
  • Name Variation: Frank J Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 7 August 1870; Waupun, Fond du Lac Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Julia Wells
    Name: Julia Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848
    Age in 1870: 22
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Home in 1870: Waupun, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Waupun
    Household Members: Name Age
    Francis Wells 21
    Julia Wells 22

    ; Household Member=Julia A _____
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Household Member=Julia A _____, Household Member=Nancy C Wells, Household Member=Nellie J Wells, Household Member=Ell Nathan Wells, Household Member=William Wells, Household Member=E Maude Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    Home in 1900: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Nov 1848
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Julia A
    Marriage Year:
    1870
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 30
    Residence : Downs City, Osborne, Kansas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 51
    Julia A Wells 52
    E Maude Wells 21
    Grace P Wells 19

    ; Household Member=Julia A _____, Household Member=E Maude Wells, Household Member=Grace P Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    [Francis M. Wells]
    [Frank M Walls]
    Age in 1910: 61
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's Name: Jullia A
    Home in 1910: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 61
    Jullia A Wells 60

    ; Household Member=Julia A _____

Family: Julia A _____ b. Jul 1847

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Julia A _____1,2

F, #5120, b. July 1847
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: December 1869; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 August 1870; Waupun, Fond du Lac Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Julia Wells
    Name: Julia Wells
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848
    Age in 1870: 22
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Home in 1870: Waupun, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Waupun
    Household Members: Name Age
    Francis Wells 21
    Julia Wells 22

    ; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    Home in 1900: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Nov 1848
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Julia A
    Marriage Year:
    1870
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 30
    Residence : Downs City, Osborne, Kansas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 51
    Julia A Wells 52
    E Maude Wells 21
    Grace P Wells 19

    ; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Jamestown, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about A C Wells
    Name: A C Wells
    [Adelbert E Wells]
    Home in 1900: Jamestown Ward 5, Chautauqua, New York
    Age: 53
    Birth Date: Feb 1847
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Un
    Spouse's name: Lillian
    Marriage Year: 1881
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 19
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    A C Wells 53
    Lillian Wells 37
    Leo Wells 16

    ; Head of Household=Adelbert C Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    [Francis M. Wells]
    [Frank M Walls]
    Age in 1910: 61
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's Name: Jullia A
    Home in 1910: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 61
    Jullia A Wells 60

    ; Head of Household=Frank S Wells

Family: Frank S Wells b. Nov 1848

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

E Maude Wells1,2

F, #5121, b. April 1879
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    Home in 1900: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Nov 1848
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Julia A
    Marriage Year:
    1870
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 30
    Residence : Downs City, Osborne, Kansas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 51
    Julia A Wells 52
    E Maude Wells 21
    Grace P Wells 19

    ; Head of Household=Frank S Wells

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Grace P Wells1,2

F, #5122, b. November 1880
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Frank M Wells
    Name: Frank M Wells
    Home in 1900: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Nov 1848
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's Name: Julia A
    Marriage Year:
    1870
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 30
    Residence : Downs City, Osborne, Kansas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank M Wells 51
    Julia A Wells 52
    E Maude Wells 21
    Grace P Wells 19

    ; Head of Household=Frank S Wells

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Nancy C Wells1,2

F, #5123, b. circa 1871
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1890; Mrs. Owen (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1895; Downs, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Willis Owen
    Name: Willis Owen
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1895
    Residence County: Osborne
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Downs
    Birth Location: New York
    Family Number: 10
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1866
    Race: White
    Line: 30
    Roll: v115_112
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Willis Owen 29
    Nancy C Owen 24
    Gretta Owen 5
    Ben Owen 3
    Willis Owen 1

    ; Head of Household=Willis Owen

Family: Willis Owen b. 1866

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Nellie J Wells1,2

F, #5124, b. circa 1873
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1925; Atwood, Rawlins Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Nellie J Bricker
    Name: Nellie J Bricker
    Census Date: 1925
    Residence County: Rawlins
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Atwood
    Birth Location: Wisconsin
    Marital Status: Married
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Relation: Wife
    Line: 28
    Roll: KS1925_119
    Spouse's Name: F J
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    F J Bricker 52
    Nellie J Bricker 51

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Ell Nathan Wells1,2

M, #5125, b. September 1873
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Name Variation: Nate Wells
  • Name Variation: Elinathan Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1900; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Elnathan N Wells
    Name: Elnathan N Wells
    Home in 1900: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 26
    Birth Date: Sep 1873
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Mother's Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Spouse's Name: Ollie
    Marriage Year: 1897
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 3
    Residence : Downs City, Osborne, Kansas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Elnathan N Wells 26
    Ollie Wells 21
    Donal K Wells 2

    ; Household Member=Ollie May _____, Household Member=Donal K Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1 March 1905; Downs, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about E N Wells
    Name: E N Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Osborne
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Downs
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 204
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 2
    Roll: ks1905_118
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    E N Wells 31
    Ollie Wells 25
    Donald Wells 7; Household Member=Ollie May _____, Household Member=Donal K Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Nate Wells
    Name: Nate Wells
    Age in 1910: 34
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Wisconsin
    Mother's Birth Place: Wisconsin
    Spouse's Name: May O
    Home in 1910: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Nate Wells 34
    May O Wells 31
    Donald K Wells 12

    ; Household Member=Ollie May _____, Household Member=Donal K Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Cawker, Mitchell Co., Kansas, USA;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about E N Wells
    Name: E N Wells
    [E F Wills]
    Home in 1920: Cawker, Mitchell, Kansas
    Age: 46 years
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's Name: Ollie
    Father's Birth Place: Wisconsin
    Mother's Birth Place: Wisconsin
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Rent
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Image: 666
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    E N Wells 46
    Ollie Wells 38

    ; Household Member=Ollie May _____
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1930; Downs, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Ollie M Wells
    Name: Ollie M Wells
    Home in 1930: Downs, Osborne, Kansas
    View Map
    Age: 50
    Estimated Birth Year: abt
    1880
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Spouse's Name: Nate
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Nate Wells 56
    Ollie M Wells 50
    Elias Landis 53

    ; Household Member=Ollie May _____

Family: Ollie May _____ b. Nov 1878

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William Wells1,2

M, #5126, b. circa 1877
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Ross, Osborne Co., Kansas, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Frank Wells
    Name: Frank Wells
    Home in 1880: Ross, Osborne, Kansas
    Age: 31
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Julia
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Frank Wells 31
    Julia Wells 32
    Nancy C. Wells 9
    Nellie J. Wells 7
    Ell Nathan Wells 5
    William Wells 3
    E. Maud Wells 1; Head of Household=Frank S Wells

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Gertrude Evelyn? Wells1,2

F, #5127, b. September 1856
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Note*: 7 July 1885; Berrien Co., Michigan, USA; GERTRUDE E     WELLS     THEODORE C LENTY          BERRIEN     07 JUL 1885     CTY REC# 0391
    GERTRUDE E     WELLS     THEODORE C LUTY          BERRIEN     07 JUL 1885     

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Eliza Jane Dicus1,2

F, #5128, b. 14 February 1833
  • Reference: W999 ID771
  • Married Name: 20 January 1853; Mrs. Wells (Dicus)

Family: Lawrence Haff Wells b. 1832, d. 4 Mar 1880

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

George W Wells

M, #5129, b. 1856
  • Reference: W010 ID771
  • Name Variation: George A Wells1,2

Family: Amy Moore b. 1863

Citations

  1. Max A. Geyer, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID771C~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 16:06:20.,_ID771 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.