Ora Bagley Wells1,2,3

M, #73406, b. 2 April 1883
  • Reference: W001 ID062

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Frederick Arthur Wells1,2,3

M, #73407, b. 14 November 1885, d. 28 June 1958
  • Reference: W001 ID062

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

James Earl Wells1,2,3

M, #73408, b. 20 January 1895
  • Reference: W001 ID062

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Susan A Wells1,2,3

F, #73409, b. 13 March 1819, d. 12 July 1911
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • Married Name: 4 September 1842; Mrs. Tyrrell (Wells)

Family: Thomas Michael Tyrrell b. c 1820

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Thomas Michael Tyrrell1,2,3

M, #73410, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID062

Family: Susan A Wells b. 13 Mar 1819, d. 12 Jul 1911

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Orrin O Wells1,2,3

M, #73411, b. 1820
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA;

    1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5
    Wells, Orrin O., age 32, b: VT
    Wells, Catharine, age 35, b: NY
    Wells, Josephine, age 8, b: NY
    Wells, George, age 5, b: NY
    Wells, Rosalina, age 3, b: NY; Household Member=Catharine _____, Household Member=Josephine Wells, Household Member=George Wells, Household Member=Rosalia Wells4,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Greene, Chenango Co., New York, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Orrin O Wells
    Name: Orrin O Wells
    Age in 1860: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Greene, Chenango, New York
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Greene
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Orrin O Wells 40
    Lana Wells 36
    Josephine Wells 17
    Rosalia Wells 13
    Ebertine Wells 8; Household Member=Lovina _____, Household Member=Josephine Wells, Household Member=Elbertine Wells4,3

Family 1: Catharine _____ b. 1815

Family 2: Lovina _____ b. 1824

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5, Orrin O. Wells.

Josephine Wells1,2,3

F, #73412, b. 1843
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • Name Variation: Josphine Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA;

    1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5
    Wells, Orrin O., age 32, b: VT
    Wells, Catharine, age 35, b: NY
    Wells, Josephine, age 8, b: NY
    Wells, George, age 5, b: NY
    Wells, Rosalina, age 3, b: NY; Head of Household=Orrin O Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Greene, Chenango Co., New York, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Orrin O Wells
    Name: Orrin O Wells
    Age in 1860: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Greene, Chenango, New York
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Greene
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Orrin O Wells 40
    Lana Wells 36
    Josephine Wells 17
    Rosalia Wells 13
    Ebertine Wells 8; Head of Household=Orrin O Wells4,3

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5, Orrin O. Wells.

Rosalia Wells1,2,3

F, #73413, b. 1847
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • Name Variation: Rosalina Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Ellicott, Chautauqua Co., New York, USA;

    1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5
    Wells, Orrin O., age 32, b: VT
    Wells, Catharine, age 35, b: NY
    Wells, Josephine, age 8, b: NY
    Wells, George, age 5, b: NY
    Wells, Rosalina, age 3, b: NY; Head of Household=Orrin O Wells4,3

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Ellicott, family 5, Orrin O. Wells.

Joseph Floyd Wells1,2,3

M, #73414, b. 19 January 1886, d. 7 May 1970
  • Reference: W001 ID501
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Willard, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Carson F Wells
    Name: Carson F Wells
    Home in 1900: Willard, Box Elder, Utah
    Age: 46
    Birth Date: Dec 1853
    Birthplace: Utah
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
    Spouse's Name: Sarah Wells
    Marriage Year: 1879
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 21
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Carson F Wells 46
    Sarah Wells 41
    Carson F Wells 20
    Priscilla B Wells 17
    Joseph L 14
    Maud I 12
    Alice I 9
    Leonard F 6

    ; Head of Household=Carson Fordham Wells

Family: Maria Nielson Cutler b. 6 Mar 1886, d. 30 Aug 1968

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Robert McLeed Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file W001_B240_ID062.GED and imported on 08/11/2006 at 21:32:37.,Robert McLeed Wells (?).
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Edward Pomeroy Wells1,2

M, #73415, b. 15 June 1922, d. 23 January 2003
  • Reference: W002 ID132
  • Birth*: 15 June 1922; Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, USA2,1
  • (Deceased) Death*: 23 January 2003; Houston Chronicle, Houston, Harris Co., Texas, USA; EDWARD POMEROY WELLS, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away January 23, 2003. He was born in Quincy, IL on June 15, 1922. He was preceded in death by sons Bradford Allen Wells and Donald James Wells; and brothers Robert Channing Wells and John Dagget Wells. Mr. Wells is survived by wife, Betty Jean Wells; daughter Edie W. McCauley (Michael), sons Charles Wells (Mary) and Steve Wells (Maricarmen); stepdaughters Terrie Breit and Cindy Anderson; stepson Steve Breit; grandchildren Joseph Michnick, Dean McCauley, Morgan Breit, Marcus Breit, Deserae Anderson, Sarah Anderson; and Lauren Wells. Mr. Wells is a graduate of Purdue University, where he majored in Chemical Engineering and lettered in tennis (Captain) and squash. He served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy in the Pacific theater during World War II. Mr. Wells worked for Amoco for 35 years, beginning in 1946 at the company's Whiting, Indiana refinery, and retiring in 1982 as Director of Manufacturing for Amoco Australia, Ltd. In between, he served in many capacities, including Manager of Chemical Operations at the Texas City, Texas refinery; Senior Project Manager at Amoco world headquarters in Chicago; and General Manager Construction Contracts for the Rio Blanco Oil Shale project, a joint venture between Amoco and Gulf Oil. Mr. Wells was project manager and later plant manager for the construction, startup, and operation of Madras Fertilizers, Ltd. in Tamil Nadu, India, a joint venture between Amoco and the Government of India. That work received a commendation from the Overseas Private Investment Council in Washington, D.C. and later led to an assignment from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization to spearhead an energy audit of the fertilizer industry throughout India. Following retirement from Amoco, Mr. Wells founded two successful consulting companies, and completed assignments in North America, South America, and Asia. Visitation was held be 5-8 PM, Sunday, January 26, at the Jack Rowe Funeral Home in League City. Funeral services were Monday, January 27 at 10 AM, also at Jack Rowe, with interment to follow at Forest Park East cemetery. He will be dearly missed. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/houstonchronicle/obituary.aspx?n=edward-pomeroy-wells&pid=769736#sthash.3xb4Pmge.dpuf

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Charles F. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWDNADON~1ID132_~1.GED and imported on 05/14/2008 at 21:51:23.,_ID132 _Researcher.

John Chapman Wells

M, #73416, b. 25 October 1906, d. 2 July 1996
  • Reference: W015
  • Name Variation: Chapman John Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Worden Y Wells
    Name: Worden Y Wells
    Age in 1910: 29
    Birth Year: 1881
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1910: Elgin Ward 7, Kane, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Grace Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Minnesota
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Worden Y Wells 29
    Grace Wells 30
    Chapman Wells 3
    Blanche Chapman 23
    Carrie Kruckerhan 22

    ; Head of Household=Worden Yates Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Elgin, Kane Co., Illinois, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about *Ordan Y Wells
    Name: *Ordan Y Wells
    [Worden Y Wills]
    [Norden Y Wells]
    Age: 39
    [29]
    Birth Year: abt 1881
    [abt 1891]
    Birthplace: Minnesota
    Home in 1920: Elgin, Kane, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Grace M Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Minnesota
    Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
    Home Owned: Own
    Able to Read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    *Ordan Y Wells 39
    [29]
    Grace M Wells 41
    Chapman Wells 13
    Grace Fitcher 21

    ; Head of Household=Worden Yates Wells

Edith Elizabeth Grummitt1

F, #73417, b. 19 December 1861, d. 13 January 1960
  • Reference: FAG
  • Birth*: 19 December 1861; Diamond Lake, Lake Co., Illinois, USA1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa January 1880; prob., Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; Groom=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.
  • Burial*: 13 January 1960; Lakeside Cemetery, Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; Obituary taken from Libertville Independent: Pioneer Family

    MRS. WELLS DIES AT AGE 98

    Mrs. Edith E. Grummitt Wells, 98, of 202 Sunset Dr. member of a Lake Co. pioneer family, died Tuesday afternoon in her home after a lengthy illness.

    Mrs. Wells was born Dec. 19, 1861 , on a farm north of Diamond Lake, in Libertyville Township. Her parents were Mr. and Mrs. William Grummitt, early settlers who came here from England. A resident in this area most of her life, she was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and a charter member of its Ladies Aid, a charter member of Excelsior Camp of the Royal Neighbors and a member and past president of District 3, Rebekah lodge.

    Survivors include two daughters: Mrs. Warren A. (Ruth) Nicholas with whom she lived and Mrs Linna Corlett also of Libertyville. three sons: Worden of Elgin, ILL., Rex of St. Charles, and Edgar of Libertyville, seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and five great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Edgar H. in 1933, a son William G. and a daughter Mrs. Harry (Faye) Rouse.

    Friends may call at Ray-Burnett Funeral Home after seven PM today (Wednesday). Services will be held at 2PM Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Ray Jenney officiating. Burial will be Lakeside Cermetery.
  • Death*: 13 January 1960
  • Married Name: circa January 1880; Mrs. Wells (Grummett)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.

Family: Edgar Higby Wells Sr. b. 26 Aug 1856, d. 26 Sep 1933

Citations

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

Lina Mabel Wells

F, #73418, b. September 1882, d. 1964
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.
  • Name Variation: circa 1905; Mrs. Lina Mabel Corlett (Wells)

William Grummitt Wells

M, #73419, b. 7 August 1884, d. 21 April 1957
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.

Rex Egbert Wells1

M, #73420, b. 16 February 1887, d. 29 March 1970
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: 16 February 1887; Libertyville, Lake Co., Minnesota, USA
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 10 July 1912; Kane Co., Illinois, USA; Illinois State Marriage Index: 10 Jul 1912 KANE Co., IL: / 23680
    ; Bride=Grace Evelyn Weeks1
  • Death*: 29 March 1970; St Charles, Kane Co., Illinois, USA; Obituary:
    REX WELLS, 3, DIES TUESDAY
    SERVICES PLANNED THURSDAY

    Funeral Services for Rex E. Wells, 83, of 506 South 6th, Ave. will be held at Yurs Funeral Home on Thursday at 2pm with Rev. Edwin Remaly of the St. Charles Congregational Church officiating.
    Friends may call at the Yurs Funeral Home at Wednesday at 2pm. The Masonic Services will be read at 8pm on Wednesday night.
    Mr. Wells died on Tuesday afternoon at the Delnor Hospital.
    He was born on February 16, 1887 in Libertyville.
    Until his retirement on January 1st of this year, Mr. Wells was associated with the Duncan Parking Meter Company of Elk Grove.
    Mr. Wells was a member of the St. Charles Congregational Church, a 50yr member of the Unity Lodge A.F.& A.M. No. 48, the Fox Valley Shriners Club, and the Elks Lodge 737 of Elgin. He had served the city of St. Charles as a chairman and member of the Planning Commission and was a member of the Fox Valley Area Safety Council of the Chicago Motor Club.
    Survivors are his wife, Wilda B. two brothers: Worden Y. Wells of Elgin and Edward Wells of Lake Forest, a sister Mrs. Warren Nicholas of Libertyville, one niece and five nephews.
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.

Family: Grace Evelyn Weeks b. c 1892

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.

Dorcas Faye Wells

F, #73421, b. 17 September 1891, d. 2 October 1954
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.
  • Name Variation: circa 1910; Mrs. Dorcas Faye Rouse (Wells);
    Spouse

    Photo
    Harry Emmett Rouse

    1889–1956

Ruth Elizabeth Wells

F, #73422, b. October 1893
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.
  • Name Variation: circa 1915; Mrs. Ruth Elizabeth Nicholas (Wells);
    Spouse

    Warren Ansel Nicholas

    1890–1964

Orsaville Blakesley

F, #73423, b. 1831, d. 1912
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: 1846; Mrs. Wells (Blakesley)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Wayland, Steuben Co., New York, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about W G Wells
    Name: W G Wells
    [W Y. Wells]
    Age: 26
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1850: Wayland, Steuben, New York
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 375
    Household Members: Name Age
    W G Wells 26
    Orissavilla Wells 20
    Lucy Wells 4
    George Wells 2
    Warden Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • Census*: 1880; Chester, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Orsaville Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Date:      Abt 1831
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Chester, Howard, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      13
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Widowed
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Orsaville Wells      49
    Edger H. Wells      23
    Egbert H. Wells      23
    Elizebeth P. Wells      21
    Almira Wells      19
    Genevra F. Wells      15
    Carrie V. Wells      12
    Jessie E. Wells      11
    Ferdinand Wells      9
    Edith E. Wells      18 (wife of Edgar); Witness=Ferdinand Oscar Wells, Witness=Egbert Hatch Wells, Witness=Elizabeth Pauline Wells, Witness=Edgar Higby Wells Sr.

Family: Judge Worden Yates Wells b. 19 Nov 1824, d. 20 Apr 1880

Judge Worden Yates Wells

M, #73424, b. 19 November 1824, d. 20 April 1880
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: 19 November 1824; Steuben Co., New York, USA
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1846; Bride=Orsaville Blakesley
  • (Deceased) Death*: 20 April 1880; Chester, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; New Oregon Plaindealer

    Chester
    Died at his residence in this township, of pleuro-pneumonia, Worden Yates Wells, on Tuesday April 20, 1880. An old resident of Howard County. He was elected one of the first Justices-of-the-Peace for Howard Co. in April, 1857. Leaves to mourn his wife, Orsavilla and 13 children. Six sons: George Worden, Cameron Paul, Benjamin Francis, twins Edgar Higby and Egbert Hatch, and Ferdinand Oscar. Seven daughters: Lucy Ann Huey, Elizabeth Pauline Simes, Almira Thankful Jerred, Geneva Mae Palmerton, Mary Blanche Jerred, Carrie Orsavilla Harden, and Jessie Edith Butler. A seventh son Ernest Walter died in 1866.

Family: Orsaville Blakesley b. 1831, d. 1912

Lucy Ann Wells

F, #73425, b. 23 September 1846, d. 23 April 1930
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Wayland, Steuben Co., New York, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about W G Wells
    Name: W G Wells
    [W Y. Wells]
    Age: 26
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1850: Wayland, Steuben, New York
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 375
    Household Members: Name Age
    W G Wells 26
    Orissavilla Wells 20
    Lucy Wells 4
    George Wells 2
    Warden Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells

George Worden Wells

M, #73426, b. 1848
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Wayland, Steuben Co., New York, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about W G Wells
    Name: W G Wells
    [W Y. Wells]
    Age: 26
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1850: Wayland, Steuben, New York
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 375
    Household Members: Name Age
    W G Wells 26
    Orissavilla Wells 20
    Lucy Wells 4
    George Wells 2
    Warden Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells

Cameron Patchin Wells

M, #73427, b. 1850
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells

Benjamin Francis Wells

M, #73428, b. 1851, d. 6 August 1892
  • Reference: W015
  • Name Variation: Francis Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells

Ernest Walter Wells

M, #73429, b. 1854, d. 1866
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells

Edgar Higby Wells Sr.1

M, #73430, b. 26 August 1856, d. 26 September 1933
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • (Witness) Census: 1880; Chester, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Orsaville Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Date:      Abt 1831
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Chester, Howard, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      13
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Widowed
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Orsaville Wells      49
    Edger H. Wells      23
    Egbert H. Wells      23
    Elizebeth P. Wells      21
    Almira Wells      19
    Genevra F. Wells      15
    Carrie V. Wells      12
    Jessie E. Wells      11
    Ferdinand Wells      9
    Edith E. Wells      18 (wife of Edgar); Principal=Orsaville Blakesley
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Libertyville, Lake Co., Illinois, USA; 900 United States Federal Census
    about Edgar H Wells
    Name: Edgar H Wells
    Age: 43
    Birth Date: Aug 1856
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1900: Libertyville, Lake, Illinois
    [Lake]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Edith E Wells
    Marriage Year: 1880
    Years Married: 20
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edgar H Wells 43
    Edith E Wells 38
    Worden G Wells 19
    Lina M Wells 17
    William G Wells 15
    Rex E Wells 13
    Robert E Wells 10
    Dorcas F Wells 8
    Ruth E Wells 6

    ; Household Member=Lina Mabel Wells, Household Member=William Grummitt Wells, Household Member=Rex Egbert Wells, Household Member=Dorcas Faye Wells, Household Member=Ruth Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Edith Elizabeth Grummitt, Household Member=Worden Yates Wells

Family: Edith Elizabeth Grummitt b. 19 Dec 1861, d. 13 Jan 1960

Citations

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

Elizabeth Pauline Wells

F, #73431, b. December 1859, d. 14 October 1949
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Iowa River, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about W Y Wells
    Name: W Y Wells
    Age in 1860: 36
    Birth Year: abt 1824
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Iowa River, Howard, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Chester
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    W Y Wells 36
    Orsavilla Wells 29
    Lucy A Wells 14
    George W Wells 12
    Cameron P Wells 10
    Francis Wells 8
    Walter Wells 6
    Edgar Wells 4
    Egbert Wells 4
    Elizabeth Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Judge Worden Yates Wells
  • (Witness) Census: 1880; Chester, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Orsaville Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Date:      Abt 1831
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Chester, Howard, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      13
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Widowed
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Orsaville Wells      49
    Edger H. Wells      23
    Egbert H. Wells      23
    Elizebeth P. Wells      21
    Almira Wells      19
    Genevra F. Wells      15
    Carrie V. Wells      12
    Jessie E. Wells      11
    Ferdinand Wells      9
    Edith E. Wells      18 (wife of Edgar); Principal=Orsaville Blakesley

Ferdinand Oscar Wells

M, #73432, b. 23 February 1871, d. 17 December 1953
  • Reference: W015
  • (Witness) Census: 1880; Chester, Howard Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Orsaville Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Date:      Abt 1831
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Chester, Howard, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      13
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Widowed
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Orsaville Wells      49
    Edger H. Wells      23
    Egbert H. Wells      23
    Elizebeth P. Wells      21
    Almira Wells      19
    Genevra F. Wells      15
    Carrie V. Wells      12
    Jessie E. Wells      11
    Ferdinand Wells      9
    Edith E. Wells      18 (wife of Edgar); Principal=Orsaville Blakesley

Jane _____

F, #73433, b. March 1834
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: 1896; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Cohocton, Steuben Co., New York, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Worden Y Wells
    Name: Worden Y Wells
    [Worden G Wells]
    Age: 69
    Birth Date: Aug 1830
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1900: Cohocton, Steuben, New York
    [Steuben]
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Jane Wells
    Marriage Year: 1896
    Years Married: 4
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Worden Y Wells 69
    Jane Wells 66

    ; Head of Household=Worden G Wells

Family: Worden G Wells b. 30 Aug 1830, d. 1923

Johnathan Wells

M, #73434, b. 1804, d. after 1860
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Name Variation: Jonathan Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Talmadge, Ottawa Co., Michigan, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Jonathan Wells
    Name: Jonathan Wells
    Age: 47
    Birth Year: abt 1803
    Birthplace: New Hampshire
    Home in 1850: Tallmadge, Ottawa, Michigan
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 99
    Household Members: Name Age
    Jonathan Wells 47
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    William Wells 18
    Catherine Wells 16
    Ann Eliza Wells 13
    Winsor Wells 9
    Charles H Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Charles Hollis Wells, Household Member=William H Wells, Household Member=Catherine Wells, Household Member=Ann Eliza Wells, Household Member=Elizabeth _____
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Talmadge, Ottawa Co., Michigan, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about Johnathon Wells
    Name: Johnathon Wells
    Age in 1860: 56
    Birth Year: abt 1804
    Birthplace: New Hampshire
    Home in 1860: Talmadge, Ottawa, Michigan
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lamont
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Johnathon Wells 56
    Elisabeth Wells 50
    Windsor Wells 19
    Charles H Wells 11

    ; Household Member=Charles Hollis Wells, Household Member=Elizabeth _____

Family: Elizabeth _____ b. 1810, d. a 1860

Elizabeth _____

F, #73435, b. 1810, d. after 1860
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Talmadge, Ottawa Co., Michigan, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Jonathan Wells
    Name: Jonathan Wells
    Age: 47
    Birth Year: abt 1803
    Birthplace: New Hampshire
    Home in 1850: Tallmadge, Ottawa, Michigan
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 99
    Household Members: Name Age
    Jonathan Wells 47
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    William Wells 18
    Catherine Wells 16
    Ann Eliza Wells 13
    Winsor Wells 9
    Charles H Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Johnathan Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Talmadge, Ottawa Co., Michigan, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about Johnathon Wells
    Name: Johnathon Wells
    Age in 1860: 56
    Birth Year: abt 1804
    Birthplace: New Hampshire
    Home in 1860: Talmadge, Ottawa, Michigan
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lamont
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Johnathon Wells 56
    Elisabeth Wells 50
    Windsor Wells 19
    Charles H Wells 11

    ; Head of Household=Johnathan Wells

Family: Johnathan Wells b. 1804, d. a 1860