Rufus W Stoddard

M, #53029, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W015 ID999

Family: Sarah Welles b. 27 Jun 1827

Citations

  1. Unknown author, Cemetery Records, Wethersfield, CT Vital Records 1634 - 1868 From the Barbour Collection as found at the CT State Library Transcribed by Coralynn Brown, Sarah, dau George, m Rufus STODDARD of Newington, Dec 27, 1853, by Mark Tucker.

Juliet Welles

F, #53030, b. circa 1806, d. after 1875
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1825; Mrs. Wolcott (Welles)

Jacob Guy Miller

M, #53031, b. circa 1830
  • Reference: W999 ID999

Family: Eliza Jane Welles b. 17 Dec 1833

Eunice Murphy

F, #53032, b. 1808, d. 1900
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Name Variation: Eunice Mc Murphy
  • Married Name: 20 January 1825; Mrs. Wells (Murphy)
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963
    Wells, Lucius, age 56, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 51, wife, b: VT
    Wells, Albert, age 22, asssits on farm, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, Jr, age 15, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 13, b: IL
    Posten, age 26, b: IL
    Posten, Sophie Ann, age 9, b: IL
    Porter, Frederick, age 6, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard G W, age 3, b: IL
    Danforth, Helen L, age 14, b: IL
    Houge, Benjamin S, age 27, farm laborer, b: NY; Head of Household=Lucius Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 July 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333
    Wells, George, age 40, lumberman, b: IL
    Wells, Julia, age 35, b: IL
    Wells, Edward, age 13, b: IL
    Wells, Stephen, age 11, b: IL
    Wells, Eunice, age 8, b: IL
    Wells, Sophia, age 3, b: IL
    Moore, Lizzie, age 19, domestic servant, b:

    family 333
    Wells, Henry, age 23, lumbring, b: IL
    Thomas, Henry, age 19, lumbering, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 67, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 61, b: VT
    Wells, Louisa, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Albert, age 32, b: IL
    Wells, Henry, age 3, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard, age 13, works on farm, b: IL; Head of Household=George Rinnah Wells5,2
  • (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

Family: Lucius Wells b. 11 Oct 1804, d. 16 Dec 1875

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963 - Lucius Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333 - George & Henry Wells.

Sophia Wells

F, #53033, b. 10 April 1826
  • Reference: W001 ID999

George Rinnah Wells

M, #53034, b. 11 December 1827, d. 31 December 1901
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Birth*: 11 December 1827; Fairfield, Wayne Co., Illinois, USAG
  • Birth: 11 December 1827; Wayne City, Wayne Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage: 23 December 1850; Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; Illinois State Marriage Index: 23 Dec 1850 ROCK ISLAND Co., IL: 00A/0048 00000663
    ; Bride=Julia Ann Poston1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 20 February 1873; Illinois, USA; Bride=Hannah W Buffum
  • Death*: 31 December 1901; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG; OBITUARY
    Wells

    George R. Wells was born in Wayne County, Illinois, December 11, 1827, and came with his parents Lucius and Eunice Wells, to Rock Island County in 1822 and settled in Hampton, where his boyhood days and life has been spent.

    He was married in 1856 to Julia A. Posten and twelve children were born to them, four of whom are living - Edward of Porterville, S.A. of Bullalo, Iowa, Eunice Arrenschield of Watertown and Sophia Arbrecht of California. His wife died in the fall of 1871. Mr. Wells again married in 1873, Hanna Buffum, who died in 1886. Four children were born, two of whom live now- Hiram of Porterville and Mrs. Hannah Norton of Moline. He was again married in 1888 to Mrs. Sarah Rhode, who is still living. He has eighteen grandchildren and several great-grandchildren, three brothers and three sisters. His sisters are Mrs. Nancy Bailey of Hampton, Mrs. Mary Fitch of Hampton and Mrs. Emily McGreagor of Cedar Rapids. The brothers are Lucius, Council Bluffs; Albert, Omaha; Henry, Hamlin, Iowa. There are many other relatives and friends.

    His third wife survives him. She was in Chicago at the time of his death but departed as soon as she received the dispatch and was here Monday at the funeral and is still here. There never was any separation or trouble of any sort, as published in The Mail on Tuesday.

    E.W. WELLS
    STEPHEN WELLS



    George Rinnah Wells, oldest son of Lucius Wells, was born in Wayne county, IL., Dec. 11, 1827, having come here with his parents in 1832. When old enough, he helped his father in the sawmill and on the farm. He was married to Julia Ann Poston. They were the parents of five children.

    Rinnah enlistment for the Civil War on 6 Apr 1862. His rank at enlistment was private. He served Illinois. He enlisted in Company H, Illinois 69th Infantry Regiment on 14 Jun 1862. He mustered out on 27 Sep 1862.

    Mr. Wells was a justice of the peace and supervisor of Hampton township. He was also village president. He, with Wm. H. Pettangill, were the contractors and builders of all the wood and frame work of the old two-story portion of the present school building in Hampton.



    Name: George R Wells
    Age: 22
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1850: District 37, Rock Island, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 745
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Lucine Wells 46
    Emma Wells 41
    George R Wells 22
    Nancy Wells 18
    Albert Wells 12
    Emily J Wells 9
    Lucius Wells 5
    Henry C Wells 2
    Frances Wells 0

    (Source: 1850 United States Federal Census)


    Name: George R. Wells
    Spouse: Julia Ann Poston
    Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1850
    Marriage County: Rock Island

    (Source: Illinois Marriages to 1850)


    Name: George R. Wells
    Spouse: Julia Ann Poston
    Date: 23 Dec 1850
    County: Rock Island
    State: Illinois
    Source: Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT
    Microfilm: 1428580

    (Source: Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860)


    Name: George R Wells
    Age in 1860: 32
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    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
    George R Wells 32
    Julia A Wells 25
    Edward Wells 4
    Stephen Wells 1
    Sophie Wendall 70

    (Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


    Name: George R Wells
    Residence: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Class:
    Congressional District: 4th
    Age on 1 July 1863: 35
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828
    Race: White
    Place of Birth: Illinois

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


    Name: George Wells [George R Wells]
    Age in 1870: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1830
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rapids City
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    George Wells 40
    Julia Wells 35
    Edwd Wells 13
    Stephen Wells 11
    Eunice Wells 8
    Sophia Wells 3
    Lizzie Moore 19

    (Source: 1870 United States Federal Census)


    Name: George R Wells
    Gender: Male
    Spouse Name: Hannah W Buffum
    Marriage Date: 20 Feb 1873
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.

    (Source: Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900)


    Name: George R. Wells
    Age: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Hannah W. Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Cannot read/write:
    Blind:
    Deaf and dumb:
    Otherwise disabled:
    Idiotic or insane:
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    George R. Wells 52
    Hannah W. Wells 31
    Eugina Wells 16
    Sophia A. Wells 13
    Hiram Wells 5
    Resey E. Wells 3
    Hanna Wells 1

    (Source: 1880 United States Federal Census)


    Name: George R Wells
    Gender: Male
    Spouse Name: Mrs Sarah L Rhood
    Marriage Date: 29 Sep 1888
    Marriage County: Rock Island
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1428580 - 1428581.

    (Source: Illinois, Marriages, 1851-1900)


    Name: George R Wells
    Age: 72
    Birth Date: Dec 1827
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1900: South Moline, Rock Island, Illinois [Rock Island]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Boarder
    Marital Status: Married
    Marriage Year: 1889
    Years Married: 11
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Edward W Wells 44
    Madora M Wells 39
    Jessie G Wells 17
    Julia S Wells 12
    Carl E Wells 11
    Bula P Wells 9
    Ozemma M Wells 7
    Winnie O Wells 2
    Hiram Wells 25
    George R Wells 72

    (Source: 1900 United States Federal Census)


    ********

    Parents:
    Lucius Wells
    Eunice McMurphy

    Spouse:
    Julia Ann Poston
    Hannah W Buffum
    Sarah L. ???? Rhood

    Children:

    *Rosey Linda Wells (1851- 1852)
    *Edward Whitehead Wells (1856- 1943) married Margaret Madora Hunter (1860- 1954)
    *Stephen Wells (1859- 1936) married Minnie Buckmeyer (1862- 1938)
    *Eunice H. Wells (1862- ????) married Charles Oscar Arenschield (1854- 1939)
    *Sophia Ann Wells (1867- 1911) married Joseph Albrect (1865- 1940)
    *Hiram Buffum Wells (1874- 1964) married May Agnes ???? (1887 - 1914)
    Ruth Wells (1876- ????)
    *Resey E Wells (1877- 1893)
    *Hannah Wells (1879- 1967) married George Norton (1874- ????)
  • Burial*: 15 March 1905; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells2,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about George R Wells
    Name: George R Wells
    Age in 1860: 32
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    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
    George R Wells 32
    Julia A Wells 25
    Edward Wells 4
    Stephen Wells 1
    Sophie Wendall 70

    ; Household Member=Julia Ann Poston, Household Member=Edward Whitehead Wells, Household Member=Stephen Wells
  • Milt-Event*: between 1861 and 1865; Illinois, USAG; U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
    about George R Wells
    Name: George R Wells
    Residence: Elgin, Illinois
    Enlistment Date: 21 Sep 1862
    Rank at enlistment: Private
    State Served: Illinois
    Survived the War?: Yes
    Service Record: Enlisted in the Illinois Renwick's Light Artillery Battery on 15 Nov 1862.
    Mustered out on 18 Jul 1865.

    Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men

    U.S. Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles
    about George R Wells
    Name: George R Wells
    Residence: Syrena, Illinois
    Enlistment Date: 6 Apr 1862
    Rank at enlistment: Private
    State Served: Illinois
    Survived the War?: Yes
    Service Record: Enlisted in Company H, Illinois 69th Infantry Regiment on 14 Jun 1862.
    Mustered out on 27 Sep 1862.

    Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men
  • (Head of Household) Census: 18 July 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333
    Wells, George, age 40, lumberman, b: IL
    Wells, Julia, age 35, b: IL
    Wells, Edward, age 13, b: IL
    Wells, Stephen, age 11, b: IL
    Wells, Eunice, age 8, b: IL
    Wells, Sophia, age 3, b: IL
    Moore, Lizzie, age 19, domestic servant, b:

    family 333
    Wells, Henry, age 23, lumbring, b: IL
    Thomas, Henry, age 19, lumbering, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 67, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 61, b: VT
    Wells, Louisa, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Albert, age 32, b: IL
    Wells, Henry, age 3, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard, age 13, works on farm, b: IL; Household Member=Lucius Wells, Household Member=Eunice Murphy, Household Member=Albert Wells, Household Member=Henry C Wells, Household Member=Julia Ann Poston, Household Member=Edward Whitehead Wells, Household Member=Stephen Wells, Household Member=Eunice H Wells, Household Member=Sophia Ann Wells, Household Member=Louisa Wells4,3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about George R. Wells
    Name: George R. Wells
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 52
    Estimated birth year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Hannah W.
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    George R. Wells 52
    Hannah W. Wells 31
    Eugina Wells 16
    Sophia A. Wells 13
    Hiram Wells 5
    Resey E. Wells 3
    Hanna Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Sophia Ann Wells, Household Member=Hannah W Buffum, Household Member=Hiram Buffum Wells, Household Member=Resey E Wells, Household Member=Hannah Wells, Household Member=Eunice H Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; South Moline, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edward W Wells
    Name: Edward W Wells
    [Edward Wells]
    Home in 1900: South Moline, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 44
    Birth Date: Mar 1856
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
    Spouse's name: Madora M
    Marriage Year: 1877
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 23
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward W Wells 44
    Madora M Wells 39
    Jessie G Wells 17
    Julia S Wells 12
    Carl E Wells 11
    Bula P Wells 9
    Ozemma M Wells 7
    Winnie O Wells 2
    Hiram Wells 25
    George R Wells 72

    ; Head of Household=Edward Whitehead Wells

Family 1: Julia Ann Poston b. 1835, d. 28 Aug 1871

Family 2: Hannah W Buffum b. 7 Jun 1849, d. 1886

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. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333 - George & Henry Wells.

Rosalinda Wells

F, #53035, b. 4 December 1829
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Nancy Wells

F, #53036, b. 20 March 1832
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Mary Wells

F, #53037, b. 24 May 1834
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Married Name: before 1850; Mrs. Porter (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963
    Wells, Lucius, age 56, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 51, wife, b: VT
    Wells, Albert, age 22, asssits on farm, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, Jr, age 15, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 13, b: IL
    Posten, age 26, b: IL
    Posten, Sophie Ann, age 9, b: IL
    Porter, Frederick, age 6, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard G W, age 3, b: IL
    Danforth, Helen L, age 14, b: IL
    Houge, Benjamin S, age 27, farm laborer, b: NY; Head of Household=Lucius Wells2,3

Family: Leonard Porter b. c 1830

Citations

  1. 1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963 - Lucius Wells unknown record type, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963 - Lucius Wells.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.

Sarah C Wells

F, #53038, b. 11 August 1836, d. 22 August 1840
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Name Variation: Sarah E Wells1

Citations

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

Lucius Wells (1)

M, #53039, b. 8 January 1843, d. 2 December 1843
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Lucius Wells (2)

M, #53040, b. 9 February 1845, d. before 1920
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963
    Wells, Lucius, age 56, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 51, wife, b: VT
    Wells, Albert, age 22, asssits on farm, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, Jr, age 15, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 13, b: IL
    Posten, age 26, b: IL
    Posten, Sophie Ann, age 9, b: IL
    Porter, Frederick, age 6, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard G W, age 3, b: IL
    Danforth, Helen L, age 14, b: IL
    Houge, Benjamin S, age 27, farm laborer, b: NY; Head of Household=Lucius Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) 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; Household Member=Martha A Wadsworth, Household Member=Eunice Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Moline, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Lucius Wells
    Name: Lucius Wells
    Home in 1880: Moline, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 35
    Estimated birth year: abt 1845
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Martha
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Clerk Deer & Co Plow Works Office
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucius Wells 35
    Martha Wells 34
    Eunice Wells 10

  • (Head of Household) 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; Household Member=Martha A Wadsworth, Household Member=Eunice Wells1,2
  • (Head of Household) 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

    ; Household Member=Henry C Wells, Household Member=Martha A Wadsworth, Household Member=Eunice Wells, Household Member=Cherrie Wells
  • (Head of Household) 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
    ; Household Member=Martha A Wadsworth, Household Member=Eunice Wells, Household Member=Cherrie Wells, Household Member=Albert Cassity
  • (Head of Household) 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

    ; Household Member=Martha A Wadsworth, Household Member=Cherrie Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1915; Council Bluffs, Pottawatomie Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
    about Lucins Wells
    Name: Lucins Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1846
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence State: Iowa
    Residence County: Pottawattamie
    Locality: Council Bluffs
    Mother's Birthplace: United States
    Father's Birthplace: United States
    Roll: IA1915_426
    Line: 847
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Lucins Wells 69

Family: Martha A Wadsworth b. Nov 1846, d. b 1915

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 26 March 1868; Grand Detour, Ogle Co., Illinois, USAG; Illinois Marriages, 1851-1900
    about Lucius, Jr. Wells
    Name: Lucius, Jr. Wells
    Gender: Male
    Spouse Name: Martha A. Wadsworth
    Marriage Date: Mar 26, 1868
    Marriage County: Ogle
    Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records, Film # 1420755 - 1420756.
    ; Bride=Martha A Wadsworth

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.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963 - Lucius Wells.

Henry C Wells

M, #53041, b. 30 November 1847, d. before 1910
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells2,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1860; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963
    Wells, Lucius, age 56, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 51, wife, b: VT
    Wells, Albert, age 22, asssits on farm, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, Jr, age 15, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 13, b: IL
    Posten, age 26, b: IL
    Posten, Sophie Ann, age 9, b: IL
    Porter, Frederick, age 6, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard G W, age 3, b: IL
    Danforth, Helen L, age 14, b: IL
    Houge, Benjamin S, age 27, farm laborer, b: NY; Head of Household=Lucius Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 July 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333
    Wells, George, age 40, lumberman, b: IL
    Wells, Julia, age 35, b: IL
    Wells, Edward, age 13, b: IL
    Wells, Stephen, age 11, b: IL
    Wells, Eunice, age 8, b: IL
    Wells, Sophia, age 3, b: IL
    Moore, Lizzie, age 19, domestic servant, b:

    family 333
    Wells, Henry, age 23, lumbring, b: IL
    Thomas, Henry, age 19, lumbering, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 67, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 61, b: VT
    Wells, Louisa, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Albert, age 32, b: IL
    Wells, Henry, age 3, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard, age 13, works on farm, b: IL; Head of Household=George Rinnah Wells5,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Henry C. Wells
    Name: Henry C. Wells
    Home in 1880: Hampton, Rock Island, Illinois
    Age: 31
    Estimated birth year: abt 1849
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mary
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: Vermont
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Henry C. Wells 31
    Mary Wells 24
    Charls H. Wells 7
    Andrew C. Wells 5
    Lenord R. Wells 3
    George A. Wells 2
    Minie Buckmuir 18

    ; Household Member=Mary Bealer, Household Member=Charles H Wells, Household Member=Andrew C Wells, Household Member=Leonard L Wells, Household Member=George A Wells, Household Member=Mina Bockmeyer
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1895; Hamlin, Audubon Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925
    about Henry C Wells
    Name: Henry C Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1848
    Birth Place: Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Race: White
    Census Date: 1895
    Residence State: Iowa
    Residence County: Audubon
    Locality: Hamlin
    Roll: IA1885_288
    Line: 11
    Family Number: 52
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry C Wells 47
    Mary Wells 39
    Charley Wells 21
    Andrew C Wells 19
    Leonard L Wells 18
    George A Wells 16
    Mary E Wells 14
    Grace L Wells 9
    Daniel L Wells 7
    Vina S Wells 6
    Florence M Wells 3

    ; Household Member=Charles H Wells, Household Member=Andrew C Wells, Household Member=Leonard L Wells, Household Member=George A Wells, Household Member=Mary Emily Wells, Household Member=Grace L Wells, Household Member=Daniel Lucius Wells, Household Member=Vina S Wells, Household Member=Florence M Wells, Household Member=Mary Bealer
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Hamlin, Audubon Co., Iowa, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Henry Wells
    Name: Henry Wells
    Home in 1900: Hamlin, Audubon, Iowa
    Age: 53
    Birth Date: Nov 1846
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
    Spouse's name: Mary
    Marriage Year: 1872
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 28
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry Wells 53
    Mary Wells 45
    Andrew C Wells 24
    Emily M Wells 18
    Leonard L Wells 23
    Grace L Wells 15
    Lucrus B Wells 11
    Eunice S Wells 10
    Flora I Wells 9
    Royal H Wells 5; Household Member=Andrew C Wells, Household Member=Leonard L Wells, Household Member=Grace L Wells, Household Member=Daniel Lucius Wells, Household Member=Vina S Wells, Household Member=Flora I Wells, Household Member=Royal H Wells, Household Member=Mary Bealer, Household Member=Mary Emily Wells

Family: Mary Bealer b. Jan 1855

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. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 2963 - Lucius Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333 - George & Henry Wells.

Eunice Rances Wells1

F, #53042, b. 17 May 1850, d. 17 August 1853
  • Reference: W001 ID999
  • Name Variation: Rances Eunice Wells

Citations

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

Edward J Wells

M, #53043, b. 3 October 1854, d. 24 October 1856
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Louisa M Allen

F, #53044, 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, #53045, 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, #53046, 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, #53047, 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, #53048, 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, #53049, 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
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    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

    ; 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, #53050, 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
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    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
  • (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, #53051, b. 2 October 1871, d. 13 September 1872
  • Reference: W001 ID999

Robert L Wells

M, #53052, 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
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    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, #53053, 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, #53054, 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, #53055, 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, #53056, 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
    Death      1 Sep 1871 (aged 35)
    Hampton, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA
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    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, #53057, 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, #53058, 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.