Edward J Wells

M, #52990, b. 3 October 1854, d. 24 October 1856
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Louisa M Allen

F, #52991, b. 2 February 1837, d. 23 March 1904
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: 8 November 1865; Mrs. Wells (Allen)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Louisa M.
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Name: Eunice
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Fire Insurance Agent
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Albert Wells 42
    Louisa M. Wells 43
    Henry Wells 13
    Sarah C. Wells 7
    Henrietta Wells 5
    Eunice Wells 72

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1900: Omaha Ward 4, Douglas, Nebraska
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: May 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Louise
    Marriage Year: 1865
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 35
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Albert Wells 62
    Louise Wells 63
    Henry C Wells 32
    Caroline Wells 27
    Edward F Philbrook 29
    Henrietta Philbrook 25
    Gladys W Philbrook 1
    John Atwood 30

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells

Family: Albert Wells b. 20 May 1838, d. 7 Apr 1919

Henry C Wells

M, #52992, b. 21 October 1866
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Louisa M.
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Name: Eunice
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Fire Insurance Agent
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Albert Wells 42
    Louisa M. Wells 43
    Henry Wells 13
    Sarah C. Wells 7
    Henrietta Wells 5
    Eunice Wells 72

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1885; Council Bluffs, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
    about Lucuis Wells
    Name: Lucuis Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1845
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Married
    Census Date: 1885
    Residence State: Iowa
    Residence County: Pottawattamie
    Locality: Council Bluffs Ward 3
    Roll: IA1885_253
    Line: 1
    Family Number: 139
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucuis Wells 40
    Mattie Wells 38
    Eunice Wells 15
    Cheeny Wells 1
    Delia Griffin 22
    M F Sawyer 52
    Henry Wells 18

    ; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1900: Omaha Ward 4, Douglas, Nebraska
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: May 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Louise
    Marriage Year: 1865
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 35
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Albert Wells 62
    Louise Wells 63
    Henry C Wells 32
    Caroline Wells 27
    Edward F Philbrook 29
    Henrietta Philbrook 25
    Gladys W Philbrook 1
    John Atwood 30

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1910; Duff, Arapahoe Co., Colorado, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Henry C Nelle
    Name: Henry C Nelle
    [Henry C Wells]
    Age in 1910: 44
    [41]
    Estimated birth year: abt 1866
    [abt 1869]
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Name: Albert Nelle
    Father's Birth Place: Illinois
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's name: Mary I Nelle
    Home in 1910: Duff, Arapahoe, Colorado
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry C Nelle 44
    [41]
    Mary I Nelle 30
    William A Nelle 4
    Albert Nelle 71; Household Member=Mary E Or I _____, Household Member=William A Wells, Household Member=Albert Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Denver, Denver Co., Colorado, USAG;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about Henry C Wells
    Name: Henry C Wells
    Home in 1920: Denver, Denver, Colorado
    Age: 47
    Estimated birth year: abt 1873
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Mary E Wells
    Father's Birth Place: Illinois
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry C Wells 47
    Mary E Wells 38
    William Wells 13

    ; Household Member=Mary E Or I _____, Household Member=William A Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1930; Denver, Denver Co., Colorado, USAG;
    1930 United States Federal Census
    about Henry C Wells
    Name: Henry C Wells
    Home in 1930: Denver, Denver, Colorado
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    Age: 62
    Estimated birth year: abt 1868
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Mary E Wells
    Race: Negro (Black)
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry C Wells 62
    Mary E Wells 50
    William Wells 24
    Loe Julia Wells 24 dau-in-law
    Mary Hainsworth 70 [aunt KY]; Household Member=Mary E Or I _____, Household Member=William A Wells, Household Member=Zoe Julia _____

Family: Mary E Or I _____ b. 1890

Sarah Caroline Wells

F, #52993, b. 7 April 1873
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Louisa M.
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Name: Eunice
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Fire Insurance Agent
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Albert Wells 42
    Louisa M. Wells 43
    Henry Wells 13
    Sarah C. Wells 7
    Henrietta Wells 5
    Eunice Wells 72

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Omaha, Douglas Co., Nebraska, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Albert Wells
    Name: Albert Wells
    Home in 1900: Omaha Ward 4, Douglas, Nebraska
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: May 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Louise
    Marriage Year: 1865
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 35
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Albert Wells 62
    Louise Wells 63
    Henry C Wells 32
    Caroline Wells 27
    Edward F Philbrook 29
    Henrietta Philbrook 25
    Gladys W Philbrook 1
    John Atwood 30

    ; Head of Household=Albert Wells

Martha A Wadsworth

F, #52994, b. November 1846, d. before 1915
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Name Variation: Mattie A Wadsworth
  • Married Name: 26 March 1868; Mrs. Wells (Wadsworth)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Moline, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Lucius Wells
    Name: Lucius Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1844
    Age in 1870: 26
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Moline, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Moline
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ira Waterman 40
    Ada Waterman 9
    Willie Waterman 5
    Milton Waterman 3
    Laura Surkchir 17
    Mary Surkchir 7/12
    Lucius Wells 26
    Mattie Wells 23
    Eunice Wells 5/12; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 June 1880; Moline, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 IL Rock Island Moline ED246 - family 180
    Wells, Lucius, age 35, cler, Dunn & Co, plow works office, b: IL (parents b: VT)
    Wells, Martha, age 34, wife, b: IL (parents b: MD)
    Wells, Eunice, age 10, dau, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 1885; Council Bluffs, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
    about Lucuis Wells
    Name: Lucuis Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1845
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Married
    Census Date: 1885
    Residence State: Iowa
    Residence County: Pottawattamie
    Locality: Council Bluffs Ward 3
    Roll: IA1885_253
    Line: 1
    Family Number: 139
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucuis Wells 40
    Mattie Wells 38
    Eunice Wells 15
    Cheeny Wells 1
    Delia Griffin 22
    M F Sawyer 52
    Henry Wells 18

    ; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Kanesville, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG; You have saved this record to My Ancestry (Shoebox).
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    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Lucius Wells
    Name: Lucius Wells
    Home in 1900: Kane, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    [Pottawattomie, Iowa]
    Age: 55
    Birth Date: Feb 1845
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucius Wells 55
    Martha Wells 53
    Cherry Wells 16
    Eunice Casady 30
    Albert W Casady 31 [son-in-law]
    Drayton W Casady 2
    ; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Council Bluffs, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Lucius Wells
    Name: Lucius Wells
    Age in 1910: 64
    Estimated birth year: abt 1846
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Vermont
    Mother's Birth Place: Vermont
    Spouse's name: Martha Wells
    Home in 1910: Council Bluffs Ward 2, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucius Wells 64
    Martha Wells 63
    Cherry Wells 25

    ; Head of Household=Lucius Wells (2)

Family: Lucius Wells (2) b. 9 Feb 1845, d. b 1920

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 IL Rock Island Moline ED246 - family 180 - Lucius Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Luke Wells

M, #52995, b. 12 March 1819, d. 19 February 1873
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth*: 12 March 1819; Ohio, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage: circa 1845; Illinois, USA; Bride=Harriet Robinson
  • (Groom) Marriage*: before 1848; Henry Co., Illinois, USAG; Bride=Harriet R _____
  • Death*: 19 February 1873; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, USAG; Luke Wells was among a number of newcomers who arrived in 1829 to settle Eastern Illinois in what is now Rock Island County. This included Rinah Wells and his four sons, Rinah, Jr., Lucius, John and Samuel, who also settled on Rock River; Joel Wells, Jr., who settled near Hampton; Joel Wells, Sr., and his sons Levi and Huntington Wells, who settled at Moline.
    Luke wells went to california for the gold rush. H failed at a claim or it was stolen im not sure. He returned to illinois where his wife and children were.

    (Source: June 2, 1938, East Moline Herald, "History of Hampton," by George McNabney)



    Name: Luke Wells
    Spouse: Harriet Wells
    Date: 4 Jul 1842
    County: Rock Island
    State: Illinois
    Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
    Microfilm: 1428580

    (Source: Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860)


    Name: Luke Wells
    Age in 1860: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1860: Oscrow, Henry, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Cambridge
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Luke Wells 40
    Harriet Wells 35
    Rollin Wells 12
    Thos Irwin 25

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Luke Wells
    Residence: Henry, Illinois
    Class: 2
    Congressional District: 5th
    Age on 1 July 1863: 43
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1820
    Race: White
    Place of Birth: Ohio

    (Source: U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865)


    Name: Luke Wells
    Age in 1870: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1870: Atkinson, Henry, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Luke Wells 52
    H R Wells 50
    R I Wells 21
    Mary Wells 65
    Mary Wells 15

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Luke Wells
    Post Office Location: Atkinson, Henry, Illinois
    Appointment Date: 24 Feb 1871
    Volume #: 32
    Volume Year Range: 1865-1878

    (Source: U.S., Appointments of U. S. Postmasters, 1832-1971)


    Name: Luke Wells
    Probate Date: 19 Mar 1873
    Probate Place: Henry, Illinois, USA
    Inferred Death Year: Abt 1873
    Inferred Death Place: Illinois, USA
    Item Description: Administrators records, vol B-C, 1869-1906

    (Source: Illinois, Wills and Probate Records, 1772-1999)


    Name: Luke Wells
    SAR Membership: 22866
    Role: Ancestor
    Application Date: 31 Jan 1911
    Father: Rinnah Wells
    Mother: Rachel Wells
    Spouse: Harriet R Wells
    Children: Rollin J Wells

    (Source: U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970)


    ********
    Parents:
    Rinnah Wells
    Nancy Beal

    Spouse:
    Harriet Robinson

    Children:

    *Rollin John Wells (1848- 1923) married Susan Louise little (1849- 1933)
  • Burial*: 19 February 1873; Moline, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Oscrow, Henry Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Luke Wells
    Name: Luke Wells
    Age in 1860: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1860: Oscrow, Henry, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Cambridge
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Luke Wells 40
    Harriet Wells 35
    Rollin Wells 12
    Thos Irwin 25

    ; Household Member=Harriet R _____, Household Member=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Luke Wells
    Name: Luke Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Age in 1870: 52
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1870: Atkinson, Henry, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Luke Wells 52
    H R Wells 50
    R I Wells 21
    Mary Wells 65 [who is this?]
    Mary Wells 15 [who is this?]

    ; Household Member=Harriet R _____, Household Member=Col Rollin J Wells

Family: Harriet R _____ b. 1825

Col Rollin J Wells

M, #52996, b. 24 June 1848
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Oscrow, Henry Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Luke Wells
    Name: Luke Wells
    Age in 1860: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1860: Oscrow, Henry, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Cambridge
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Luke Wells 40
    Harriet Wells 35
    Rollin Wells 12
    Thos Irwin 25

    ; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Atkinson, Henry Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Luke Wells
    Name: Luke Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Age in 1870: 52
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1870: Atkinson, Henry, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Luke Wells 52
    H R Wells 50
    R I Wells 21
    Mary Wells 65 [who is this?]
    Mary Wells 15 [who is this?]

    ; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J. Wells
    Name: Rollin J. Wells
    Home in 1880: Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, Dakota Territory
    Age: 31
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Susan L.
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lawyer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Rollin J. Wells 31
    Susan L. Wells 30
    Robert L. Wells 1
    Bertha S. Wells 5
    Helen Wells 3
    Etta Wells 2m

    ; Household Member=Robert L Wells, Household Member=Bertha S Wells, Household Member=Etta Wells, Household Member=Helen Wells, Household Member=Susan L Little
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Roland J Wells
    Name: Roland J Wells
    [R J Wells]
    Home in 1900: Sioux Falls Ward 1, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Jun 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L
    Marriage Year: 1871
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 29
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Roland J Wells 51
    Susan L Wells 50
    Bertha Wells 24
    Ruth Wells 20
    Mary L Wells 17
    Sophia Sundforth 21

    ; Household Member=Bertha S Wells, Household Member=Etta Wells, Household Member=Mary L Wells, Household Member=Susan L Little
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J Wells
    Name: Rollin J Wells
    Age in 1910: 62
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Vermont
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L Wells
    Home in 1910: Sioux Falls Ward 7, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J Wells 62
    Susan L Wells 61
    Bertha S Wells 35
    Ruth E Wells 20
    Eliza R Lettle 69
    [64]
    Dina Tomssen 28

    ; Household Member=Susan L Little, Household Member=Bertha S Wells, Household Member=Etta Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J Wells
    Name: Rollin J Wells
    Home in 1920: Sioux Falls Ward 7, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Age: 71
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Susan L Wells
    Father's Birth Place: Ohio
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J Wells 71
    Susan L Wells 70; Household Member=Susan L Little

Family: Susan L Little b. Feb 1850

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Susan L Little

F, #52997, b. February 1850
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: 20 December 1870; Mrs. Wells (Little)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J. Wells
    Name: Rollin J. Wells
    Home in 1880: Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, Dakota Territory
    Age: 31
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Susan L.
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lawyer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Rollin J. Wells 31
    Susan L. Wells 30
    Robert L. Wells 1
    Bertha S. Wells 5
    Helen Wells 3
    Etta Wells 2m

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Roland J Wells
    Name: Roland J Wells
    [R J Wells]
    Home in 1900: Sioux Falls Ward 1, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Jun 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L
    Marriage Year: 1871
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 29
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Roland J Wells 51
    Susan L Wells 50
    Bertha Wells 24
    Ruth Wells 20
    Mary L Wells 17
    Sophia Sundforth 21

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J Wells
    Name: Rollin J Wells
    Age in 1910: 62
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Vermont
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L Wells
    Home in 1910: Sioux Falls Ward 7, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J Wells 62
    Susan L Wells 61
    Bertha S Wells 35
    Ruth E Wells 20
    Eliza R Lettle 69
    [64]
    Dina Tomssen 28

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1920; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J Wells
    Name: Rollin J Wells
    Home in 1920: Sioux Falls Ward 7, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Age: 71
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's name: Susan L Wells
    Father's Birth Place: Ohio
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J Wells 71
    Susan L Wells 70; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells

Family: Col Rollin J Wells b. 24 Jun 1848

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Harry R Wells

M, #52998, b. 2 October 1871, d. 13 September 1872
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Robert L Wells

M, #52999, b. 24 February 1879
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J. Wells
    Name: Rollin J. Wells
    Home in 1880: Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, Dakota Territory
    Age: 31
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Susan L.
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lawyer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J. Wells 31
    Susan L. Wells 30
    Robert L. Wells 1
    Bertha S. Wells 5
    Helen Wells 3
    Etta Wells 2m

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells

Bertha S Wells

F, #53000, b. 21 November 1874
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J. Wells
    Name: Rollin J. Wells
    Home in 1880: Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, Dakota Territory
    Age: 31
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Susan L.
    Father's birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lawyer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J. Wells 31
    Susan L. Wells 30
    Robert L. Wells 1
    Bertha S. Wells 5
    Helen Wells 3
    Etta Wells 2m

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Roland J Wells
    Name: Roland J Wells
    [R J Wells]
    Home in 1900: Sioux Falls Ward 1, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Age: 51
    Birth Date: Jun 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L
    Marriage Year: 1871
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 29
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Roland J Wells 51
    Susan L Wells 50
    Bertha Wells 24
    Ruth Wells 20
    Mary L Wells 17
    Sophia Sundforth 21

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Rollin J Wells
    Name: Rollin J Wells
    Age in 1910: 62
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Vermont
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Susan L Wells
    Home in 1910: Sioux Falls Ward 7, Minnehaha, South Dakota
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rollin J Wells 62
    Susan L Wells 61
    Bertha S Wells 35
    Ruth E Wells 20
    Eliza R Lettle 69
    [64]
    Dina Tomssen 28

    ; Head of Household=Col Rollin J Wells

John Wells

M, #53001, b. 18 July 1807, d. 28 January 1880
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Family: Mary Mc Murphy b. 5 Jun 1818, d. 23 May 1900

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Mary Mc Murphy

F, #53002, b. 5 June 1818, d. 23 May 1900
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Birth*: 5 June 1818; New York City, New York Co., New York, USAG1
  • (Bride) Marr Int: 28 June 1835; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Groom=John Wells
  • (Bride) Marriage: 28 July 1835; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Illinois State Marriage Index: 28 Jul 1835 ROCK ISLAND Co., IL: 00A/0001 00000010
    ; Groom=John Wells2
  • Burial*: 20 August 1888; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Mary McMurphy was born about 1818 in New York City, New York. She was one of 14 children born to George and Eunice (Graham) McMurphy Jr. George McMurphy Jr. was born on 13 May 1774 at Londonderry, Windham, Vermont and Eunice Graham was born on 26 Dec 1777 at Windham, Windham, Vermont. John married Mary McMurphy 28 July 1835 in Rock Island, Illinois. John Wells was born 18 July 1807 in Deerfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts.

    John and Mary had 10 children:

    Nancy Elizabeth Wells b. About 1836, Illinois
    Maria L. Wells b. 7 Aug 1838, Illinois, d. 21 Sep 1919, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Frank H. Wells b. 15 May 1840, Illinois, d. 8 Sep 1914, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Clarence Scott Wells b. 28 Sep 1843, Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois, d. 31 Aug 1930, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    John Lewis Wells b. 10 Mar 1844, Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois, d. 22 Dec 1924, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Rinnah A. Wells b. 8 Sep 1848, Illinois, d. 14 Dec 1920, Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Arthur Wells b. about 1850, Illinois d.
    Eunice Mary Wells b. 27 Jul 1852, Hampton Township, Rock Island, Illinois, d. 28 Oct 1939, Moline, Rock Island, Illinois
    Charlotte A. Wells b. 1854 –
    Edgar Leslie Wells b. 3 Dec 1862, Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois, d. 22 Nov 1946, Palatine Twsp., Cook, Illinois

    John died 28 Jan 1880 in Hampton, Rock Island County, Illinois and his wife, Mary, died 23 May 1900 also in Hampton, Rock Island County, Illinois.



    Name: Mary Mcmurphy
    Spouse: John Wells
    Marriage Date: 28 Jul 1835
    Marriage County: Rock Island

    (Source: Illinois Marriages to 1850)


    Name: Mary Wells
    Age: 33
    Birth Year: abt 1817
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1850: District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    (Source: 1850 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Mary Wells
    Age in 1860: 42
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Mary Wells [Mary Murphy]
    Age in 1870: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Mary Wells
    Age: 62
    Birth Year: abt 1818
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Keeping House
    Cannot read/write:
    Blind:
    Deaf and dumb:
    Otherwise disabled:
    Idiotic or insane:
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Mary Wells 62
    Edgar L. Wells 18
    John L. Wells 36
    Agnes M. Wells 22
    Aloira Wells 10m

    (Source: 1880 United States Federal Census)


    **********
    Parents:
    George McMurphy Jr.
    Eunice Graham

    Spouse:
    John Wells

    Children:

    *Nancy Elizabeth Wells (1836- 1871) married John Evans ( - bef 1860)
    *Maria L. Wells (1838- 1919) married Ira S. Graham (abt 1836- bef 1900)
    *Frank H. Wells (1840- 1914) married Jennie A. Jud (1849- 1935)
    *Clarence Scott Wells (1843- 1930) married Susan A. (1844- )
    *John Lewis Wells (1844- 1924) married Agnes Maria (1858- 1927)
    *Rinnah A. Wells (1848- 1920)
    Arthur Wells (abt 1850- )
    *Eunice Mary Wells (1852- 1939) married Byron Charles Warren (1842- 1922)
    Charlotte A. Wells (1854– ) married Orson W. Graham (1850- )
    *Edgar Leslie Wells (1862- 1946) married Dora B. Arbuckle (1873- 1910) and married Hattie A Walker ( - bef 1900)
  • Death: 20 August 1888
  • (Deceased) Death*: 23 May 1900; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Name Variation: Mary Murphy
  • Married Name: 28 June 1835; Mrs. Wells (Mc Murphy)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Family: John Wells b. 18 Jul 1807, d. 28 Jan 1880

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  2. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Nancy Elizabeth Wells1

F, #53003, b. 29 April 1836, d. 1 September 1871
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth*: 29 April 1836; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Burial*: 1 September 1871; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
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    Birth      29 Apr 1836
    Hampton, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
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    Name: Nancy E J Wells
    Age: 14
    Birth Year: abt 1836
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1850: District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    (Source: 1850 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Nancy Elizabeth Wells
    Gender: Female
    Spouse Name: John Evens
    Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1852
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.

    (Source: Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900)


    Name: Elizabeth Evans
    Age in 1860: 24
    Birth Year: abt 1836
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Elizabeth Evans 24
    Lodi Evans 6
    Albert B Evans 5
    Arimenta Evans 3
    Francis M Evans 2

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Elizabeth Evans
    Age in 1870: 35
    Birth Year: abt 1835
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Elizabeth Evans 35

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    ********
    Parents:
    John Wells
    Mary McMurphy

    Spouse:
    John Evens

    Children:

    Lodi Evans (1854- ????)
    Albert A. Evans (1855- ????)
    Arinunta R. Evans (1857- ????)
    Francis M. Evans (1858- ????)
  • Death*: 1 September 1871
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • Married Name: 18 November 1852; Mrs. Nancy Elizabeth Evans (Wells); Name: Nancy Elizabeth Wells
    Gender: Female
    Spouse Name: John Evens
    Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1852
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.1

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Maria L Wells

F, #53004, b. 7 August 1838
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Francis Henry Wells

M, #53005, b. 15 May 1840, d. 8 September 1914
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth*: 15 May 1840; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage: 8 July 1867; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Illinois State Marriage Index: 8 Jul 1867 ROCK ISLAND Co., IL: 00C/0090 00005376
    ; Bride=Jennie A Judd1
  • Death*: 8 September 1914; Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USAG; hen Mr. Wright was unable to meet the loss when the bottom fell out on the price of pork after the war ended, he went broke and went out of business in Hampton. He sold out to Frank Wells and Bares Shurtliff before going to Kellogg, la.


    Name: Francis H Wells
    Age: 9
    Birth Year: abt 1841
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1850: District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    (Source: 1850 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Francis H Wells
    Age in 1860: 20
    Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Francis H Wells
    Residence: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Class: 1
    Congressional District: 4th
    Age on 1 July 1863: 23
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Unmarried (Single)
    Place of Birth: New York

    (Source: U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865)


    Name: Frank H Wells
    Gender: Male
    Spouse Name: Jennie A Judd
    Marriage Date: 8 Jul 1867
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.

    (Source: Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900)


    Name: Francis Wells
    Age in 1870: 30
    Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Francis Wells 30
    Jennie Wells 21
    Nellie Wells 8/12
    Jane Judd 47

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Frank Wills
    Age: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1880: Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Jennie A. Wills
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Name: Jane Judd
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lumberman
    Cannot read/write:
    Blind:
    Deaf and dumb:
    Otherwise disabled:
    Idiotic or insane:
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Frank Wills 40
    Jennie A. Wills 28
    Nellie E. Wills 10
    Della L. Wills 8
    Schnyler F. Wills 6
    Jane Judd 60

    (Source: 1880 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Francis H Wells
    Age: 60
    Birth Date: May 1840
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1900: Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois [Cook]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Jennie Wells
    Marriage Year: 1866
    Years Married: 34
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Francis H Wells 60
    Jennie Wells 49
    Nellie Wells 30
    Della L Wells 28
    Schuyler F Wells 25
    Eliza Chetlain 64
    Archibald Piper 29
    Elizabeth Fox 36

    (Source: 1900 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Frank H Wells [Frank H Hells]
    Age in 1910: 69 [64]
    Birth Year: abt 1841 [abt 1846]
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1910: West Prairie, Poinsett, Arkansas
    Street: Van Buren
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Jennie S Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Native Tongue: English
    Occupation: Manufacturer
    Industry: Lumber
    Employer, Employee or Other: Own Account
    Home Owned or Rented: Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
    Farm or House: House
    Able to Read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Years Married: 40
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Frank H Wells 69 [64]
    Jennie S Wells 58
    Jesse E Thompson 32
    Nellie E Thompson 32

    (Source: 1910 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Frank H Wells
    Birth Date: 15 May 1840
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Death Date: 8 Sep 1914
    Death Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
    Burial Date: 9 Sep 1914
    Burial Place: Hampton, Illinois
    Death Age: 74
    Occupation: Farmer
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Married
    Gender: Male
    Father Name: John Wells
    Father Birth Place: Vermont
    Mother Name: Mary McMurphy
    Mother Birth Place: New York
    FHL Film Number: 1239988

    (Source: Cook County, Illinois, Deaths Index, 1878-1922)


    ********
    Parents:
    John Wells
    Mary McMurphy

    Spouse:
    Jennie A. Judd

    Children:

    *Nellie E. Wells (1869- 1949) married Jesse Emeral Thompson (1873- 1935)
    *Della Louise Wells (1871- 1909)
    *Schuyler Francis Wells (1875- 1955) married Mary Margaret Irene Durkin (1884- 1920)
  • Burial*: 8 September 1914; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Name Variation: Frank H Wells1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Clarence Scott Wells

M, #53006, b. 28 September 1842, d. 1931
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

John Lewis Wells

M, #53007, b. 10 March 1844, d. 24 December 1924
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Family: Agnes Maria Baker b. 29 Jul 1858, d. 15 Feb 1927

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Rinnah A Wells1

M, #53008, b. 8 September 1848, d. 14 December 1920
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Vermont
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 741
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 42
    Mary Wells 33
    Nancy E J Wells 14
    Mariah L Wells 12
    Francis H Wells 9
    Clarance S Wells 7
    John L Wells 5
    Ruah Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Anthony S Wells

M, #53009, b. 20 August 1850, d. 1921
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Arthur S Wells1

M, #53010, b. 20 August 1850, d. 25 February 1936
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1900; Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USAG; 1900 United States Federal Census
    View 1900 United States Federal Census

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    Report issue

    Name:      Arthur S Wells
    [Arthur S Wills]
    Age:      49
    Birth Date:      Aug 1850
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Home in 1900:      Chicago Ward 34, Cook, Illinois
    Ward of City:      34
    Street:      Ingleside Ave
    House Number:      6408
    Sheet Number:      5
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      33
    Family Number:      114
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Caroline M Wells
    Marriage Year:      1879
    Years Married:      21
    Father's Birthplace:      Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Partner-Lumber
    Months not employed:      0
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    House Owned or Rented:      R
    Farm or House:      H
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Arthur S Wells      49
    Caroline M Wells      44
    Walter C Wells      17
    Grace A Wells      8
    Robert E Wells      4; Household Member=Caroline M Clark, Household Member=Walter C Wells, Household Member=Robert E Wells

Family: Caroline M Clark b. 2 Feb 1856, d. 9 Jan 1943

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.
  2. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Eunice M Wells

F, #53011, b. 27 July 1852
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • Married Name: 26 September 1872; Mrs. Warren (Wells)

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Charlotte A Wells

F, #53012, b. 15 May 1854, d. 12 October 1918
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth*: 15 May 1854; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Burial*: 12 October 1918; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Name: Charlotte A Wells
    Age in 1860: 6
    Birth Year: abt 1854
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Lotta Wells [Charlotte A Wells]
    Age in 1870: 16
    Birth Year: abt 1854
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Charlotte A Wells
    Gender: Female
    Spouse Name: Orson W Graham
    Marriage Date: 9 Dec 1874
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.

    (Source: Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900)


    Name: Lottie Graham
    Age: 25
    Birth Year: abt 1855
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1880: Washington, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: O. W. Graham
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace: York S
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: House Keeper
    Cannot read/write:
    Blind:
    Deaf and Dumb:
    Otherwise disabled:
    Idiotic or insane:
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    O. W. Graham 30
    Lottie Graham 25
    Milley Graham 2
    Eddie Graham 4m

    (Source: 1880 United States Federal Census)


    Name: L A Graham [L H Graham]
    Age: 44
    Birth Date: May 1856
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1900: Kane, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: O Graham
    Marriage Year: 1875
    Years Married: 25
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Mother: number of living children: 2
    Mother: How many children: 2
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    O Graham 48
    L A Graham 44
    Milla Graham 22
    Edgar Graham 20

    (Source: 1900 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Charlotte Graham
    Age in 1910: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1857
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1910: Council Bluffs Ward 2, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Orson W Graham
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Orson W Graham 59
    Charlotte Graham 53
    Pamelia Butler 30

    (Source: 1910 United States Federal Census)


    Name: Charlett Wells/Graham [Charlett Wells]
    Gender: Female
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Age: 64
    Birth Date: 15 May 1854
    Birth Place: Ill.
    Death Date: 11 Oct 1918
    Death Place: Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa
    Burial Date: 15 Oct 1918
    Burial Place: Hampton, Ill.
    Father: John Wells
    Mother: Mary Mcmurphy
    FHL Film Number: 1477206
    Reference ID: p 19 cn 218

    (Source: Iowa, Select Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990)


    ********
    Parents:
    John Wells
    Mary McMurphy

    Spouse:
    Orson W Graham

    Children:

    Pamelia "Millie" Graham Butler (1877 – 1942) married James Millard Butler (1874 - )
    Robert Edgar "Eddie" Graham (1880 – 1957) married Elizabeth C Cochran (1892 - 1976)
  • Death*: 12 October 1918; Council Bluffs, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Age in 1860: 53
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1860: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 53
    Mary Wells 42
    Maria L Wells 22
    Francis H Wells 20
    Clarance S Wells 19
    Lewis Wells 16
    Rinah Wells 11
    Anthony Wells 10
    Arthur Wells 10
    Eunice M Wells 8
    Charlotte A Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells
  • Name Variation: circa 1875; Mrs. Charlotte Graham (Wells);
    Spouse

    Photo
    Orson W. Graham

    1850–1932

Edgar Leslie Wells1

M, #53013, b. 3 December 1861, d. 22 November 1946
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Vermont
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Hampton
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 63
    Mary Wells 52
    Rene Wells 22
    Anthony Wells 19
    Arthur Wells 19
    Eunice Wells 18
    Lotta Wells 16
    Frank Evans 12
    Edgar Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=John Wells

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Rinnah H Wells1

M, #53014, b. 14 May 1821, d. 15 April 1877
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth: 14 May 1821; Fairfield, Wayne Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Birth*: 14 May 1821; Shawneetown, Gallatin Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 23 February 1847; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860
    about Rinnah Wells
    Name: Rinnah Wells
    Spouse: Hannah Buffum
    Date: 23 Feb 1847
    County: Rock Island
    State: Illinois
    Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
    Microfilm: 1428580

    Married Hannah Buffum February 25, 1841 in Rock Island County,Illinois.; Bride=Hannah Buffum
  • Death*: 15 April 1877; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Husband of Hannah Buffum-Wells. Father of Harry,John,Mary,Clara,Ella,Henry,Edward,Lucy and Amanda. Son of Rinnah and Nancy Beal-Wells. As one of the original pioneers of Rock Island County, Mr. Wells ran a ferry across the Rock River at Vandruff's Island with his father. He served as Deputy Sheriff for his brother Lucius. He was the first to hold the office of Township Supervisor in Zuma Township. He came to Andalusia Township in 1865 and at the time of his death he was the Township Supervisor.
  • Burial*: 15 April 1877; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1828; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1829; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Rennah Wells
    Name: Rennah Wells
    [Rannah Wells]
    Age: 28
    Estimated birth year: abt 1822
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 1351
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rennah Wells 28
    Hannah Wells 23
    John P Wells 3
    Mary L Wells 1
    Martin V B Spencer 12

    ; Household Member=John B Wells, Household Member=Mary L Wells, Household Member=Hannah Buffum
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Household Member=John B Wells, Household Member=Mary L Wells, Household Member=Clara Ellen Wells, Household Member=Ellen M Wells, Household Member=Hannah Buffum
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Rinnah Wells
    Name: Rinnah Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Age in 1870: 49
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Andalusia, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Andalusia
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rinnah Wells 49
    Hannah Wells 43
    Ella Wells 16
    Amanda Wells 3
    Lucy Wells 3
    Arvilla Ferrell 18
    Miles Oldham 20

    ; Household Member=Ellen M Wells, Household Member=Amanda Sarah Wells, Household Member=Lucy Wells, Household Member=Hannah Buffum

Family: Hannah Buffum b. 4 Apr 1827, d. 7 Feb 1917

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Hannah Buffum

F, #53015, b. 4 April 1827, d. 7 February 1917
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: 23 February 1847; Mrs. Wells (Buffum)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Rennah Wells
    Name: Rennah Wells
    [Rannah Wells]
    Age: 28
    Estimated birth year: abt 1822
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 1351
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rennah Wells 28
    Hannah Wells 23
    John P Wells 3
    Mary L Wells 1
    Martin V B Spencer 12

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Rinnah Wells
    Name: Rinnah Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Age in 1870: 49
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Andalusia, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Andalusia
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rinnah Wells 49
    Hannah Wells 43
    Ella Wells 16
    Amanda Wells 3
    Lucy Wells 3
    Arvilla Ferrell 18
    Miles Oldham 20

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; South Rock Island, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Hannah Wells
    Name: Hannah Wells
    Home in 1880: South Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 53
    Estimated birth year: abt 1827
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Keeping House
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Hannah Wells 53
    Ella Wells 26
    Lucy Wells 12
    Amanda Wells 12
    Elizebeth Hortzell 40

    ; Household Member=Amanda Sarah Wells, Household Member=Lucy Wells, Household Member=Ellen M Wells

Family 1: Rinnah H Wells b. 14 May 1821, d. 15 Apr 1877

Family 2: George R Wells b. c 1848

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  2. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

John B Wells

M, #53016, b. 4 January 1848, d. 18 February 1864
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Rennah Wells
    Name: Rennah Wells
    [Rannah Wells]
    Age: 28
    Estimated birth year: abt 1822
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 1351
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rennah Wells 28
    Hannah Wells 23
    John P Wells 3
    Mary L Wells 1
    Martin V B Spencer 12

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells

Mary L Wells

F, #53017, b. 5 June 1849
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Rennah Wells
    Name: Rennah Wells
    [Rannah Wells]
    Age: 28
    Estimated birth year: abt 1822
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Family Number: 1351
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rennah Wells 28
    Hannah Wells 23
    John P Wells 3
    Mary L Wells 1
    Martin V B Spencer 12

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells

Clara Ellen Wells1

F, #53018, b. 7 August 1851, d. 3 May 1909
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Name Variation: Clarissa E Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • Name Variation: 1870; Mrs. Clara Ellen Kenworthy (Wells);
    Spouse

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    John Thomas Kenworthy

    1846–1926 (m. 1870)

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Ellen M Wells

F, #53019, b. 30 September 1853
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Zuma, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ramah Wells
    Name: Ramah Wells
    Age in 1860: 39
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1860: Zuma, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Hampton
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ramah Wells 39
    Hannah Wells 33
    John B Wells 12
    Mary L Wells 10
    Clarrissa E Wells 8
    Ellen Wells 6
    Moses Beaver 16

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Andalusia, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Rinnah Wells
    Name: Rinnah Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1821
    Age in 1870: 49
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Andalusia, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Andalusia
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rinnah Wells 49
    Hannah Wells 43
    Ella Wells 16
    Amanda Wells 3
    Lucy Wells 3
    Arvilla Ferrell 18
    Miles Oldham 20

    ; Head of Household=Rinnah H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; South Rock Island, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Hannah Wells
    Name: Hannah Wells
    Home in 1880: South Rock Island, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 53
    Estimated birth year: abt 1827
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Keeping House
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
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    Household Members: Name Age
    Hannah Wells 53
    Ella Wells 26
    Lucy Wells 12
    Amanda Wells 12
    Elizebeth Hortzell 40

    ; Head of Household=Hannah Buffum
  • Name Variation: circa 1881; Mrs. Ellen M Smith (Wells)