William C Wells

M, #89239, b. circa 1790

Family: Polly Chappell b. 13 Feb 1784

Polly Chappell

F, #89240, b. 13 February 1784
  • Birth*: 13 February 1784; New London, New London Co., Connecticut, USAG; Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
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    Name:      Polly Chappell
    [Polly Chapel, Chappel , Chapell, Chaapel, Chaple, Chapple, Cheafell]
    Gender:      Female
    Birth Date:      13 Feb 1784
    Birth Place:      New London
    Parent:      William
    Parent:      Abigail
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1810; New London, New London Co., Connecticut, USAG; Groom=William C Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1810; Mrs. Wells (Chappell)

Family: William C Wells b. c 1790

William C Holland

M, #89241, b. 1801, d. November 1868

Family: Sarah Jane Davis b. 16 Oct 1803

Corp. Courtland Wells

M, #89242, b. 1842, d. 22 August 1864
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Jenkins, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Jenkins, Mitchell, Iowa
    Post Office:      Doran
    Family Number:      125
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      49
    Samantha Wells      47
    Courtland Wells      18
    Lilis Wells      11
    Flora Wells      8; Head of Household=Luke Wells

Lily R Wells

F, #89243, b. 1849, d. 14 March 1874
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Jenkins, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Jenkins, Mitchell, Iowa
    Post Office:      Doran
    Family Number:      125
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      49
    Samantha Wells      47
    Courtland Wells      18
    Lilis Wells      11
    Flora Wells      8; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Name Variation: circa 1870; Mrs. Lily R Mitchell (Wells);
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    1848–1933
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Toledo, Tama Co., Iowa, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lenke Wills
    [Luke Wills]
    Age in 1870:      59
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      31
    Home in 1870:      Toledo, Tama, Iowa
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen Over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      300
    Real Estate Value:      1200
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lenke Wills      59
    Samantha Wills      57
    Lillie Wills      21
    Flora Wills      18; Head of Household=Luke Wells

Flora Wells

F, #89244, b. September 1852, d. 1935
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Jenkins, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Jenkins, Mitchell, Iowa
    Post Office:      Doran
    Family Number:      125
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      49
    Samantha Wells      47
    Courtland Wells      18
    Lilis Wells      11
    Flora Wells      8; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Name Variation: circa 1870; Mrs. Flora Ross;
    Spouse

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    Birth and death dates unknown
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Toledo, Tama Co., Iowa, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lenke Wills
    [Luke Wills]
    Age in 1870:      59
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      31
    Home in 1870:      Toledo, Tama, Iowa
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen Over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      300
    Real Estate Value:      1200
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lenke Wills      59
    Samantha Wills      57
    Lillie Wills      21
    Flora Wills      18; Head of Household=Luke Wells

W E Wells

F, #89245, b. 1840
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Lima, Allen Co., Ohio, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      69
    Birth Date:      Abt 1811
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Lima, Allen, Ohio, USA
    Street:      McDonald Street
    House Number:      31
    Dwelling Number:      428
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Cemantha Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      69
    Cemantha Wells      66
    W. E. Wells      40
    Jessie Mitchell      10
    Willie Mitchell      6; Head of Household=Luke Wells

Gilbert H Wells

M, #89246, b. 1 June 1836, d. 13 November 1858
  • Birth*: 1 June 1836; Palmyra, Wayne Co., New York, USAG
  • Death*: 13 November 1858; Name: Gilbert H. Wells
    Death Date: 13 Nov 1858
    Page #: 141
    Birth Date: 1836
    Cemetery: Riverside
    Town: Riceville
    Level Info: Mitchell County, Iowa Grave Records
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells

Jerome Wells

M, #89247, b. 1837
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Milt-Event*: 1865; Savannah, Chatham Co., Georgia, USAG; son Jerome went to fight for the Union cause with Company H 32nd Regiment from the State of Ohio. He was mustered out in 1865 in Savannah, Georgia, suffering the rest of his life with the effects of the war.

Alice Samantha Wells

F, #89248, b. 25 June 1842, d. 9 May 1935
  • Birth*: 25 June 1842; Rochester, Monroe Co., New York, USAG
  • Death*: 9 May 1935; Minnesota, USAG; Alice S (Wells) Foster 1842-1935

    #1
    AGED RICEVILLE WOMAN IS DEAD
    BODY OF MRS. FOSTER, 93, IS BROUGHT FROM MINNESOTA FOR INTERMENT

    Riceville, May 11. – Mrs. Alice Foster, 93, died at Browerville, Minnesota late Thursday. The body was brought to the home of her son-in-law, Hiram Gooder, Saturday and rites were arranged at the Methodist church.

    Mrs. Foster was the mother of a large family, none of whom is now living in this community. She was a lifelong resident here, living on the farm 4 miles southwest of Riceville.

    Mason City Globe Gazette, Saturday May 11, 1935

    #2
    Alice S Wells was born June 25, 1842 in New York. She was the daughter of Luke Wells and Samantha (Coons) Wells.
    She married Isaac Foster (1836-1911), 1900 Census and death record: Her maiden name from 1925 Iowa Census, for her daughter Cora Foster Gooder.

    #3
    Minnesota Death Index:
    Name: Alice S. Foster
    Death Date: 9 May 1935
    Death County: Todd
    State File Number: 015995
    Certificate Number: 015995
    Certificate Year: 1935
    Record Number: 698107

    #4
    Riverside Cemetery Record from Ancestry:
    Name: A. S. Foster
    Death Date: 9 May 1935
    Page #: 41
    Birth Date: 25 Jun 1842
    Cemetery: Riverside
    Town: Riceville
    Level Info: Mitchell County, Iowa Grave Records

    #5
    1856 Iowa Census: Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa
    Luke Wells 45 born New York
    Samantha 47 born New York
    Gilbert H. 21 born New York
    Jerome 19 born New York
    Courtland 14 born New York
    Alice S 12 born New York
    Lillias 9 born Ohio
    Flora 3 born Ohio
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1856; Wayne, Mitchell Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Name Variation: circa 1860; Mrs. Alice Samantha Foster (Wells);
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    Isaac David Foster*

    1836–1911

Nancy _____

F, #89249, b. 1817
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Married Name: before 1850; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Luke Wells b. 28 Jun 1810, d. 20 Apr 1892

Ann Genette Wells

F, #89250, b. 6 October 1832, d. 9 November 1896
  • Name Variation: circa 1850; Mrs. Ann Genette Bowe (Wells);
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    Edwin R. Bowe*

    1825–1917
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells

Mary Elizabeth Wells

F, #89251, b. 29 March 1833, d. 19 May 1917
  • Reference: FAG
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Grand Prairie, Marion Co., Ohio, USAG; Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925
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    Name:      Luke Wells
    Age:      45
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Birth Place:      New York
    Residence Date:      1856
    Residence Place:      Wayne, Mitchell, Iowa, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Luke Wells      45
    Samantha Wells      39
    Gilbert H Wells      21
    Jerome Wells      19
    Cortland Wells      14
    Alice S Wells      12
    Lillias R Wells      9
    Flora Wells      3; Head of Household=Luke Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1851; Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Willett (Wells)1

Citations

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

Lancing L Wells

M, #89252, b. 1799, d. after 1860
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Household Member=Julia M Wells, Household Member=Ellen Wells, Household Member=Charles K Wells, Household Member=Edwin Wells, Household Member=William B Wells, Household Member=Permelia A Piper
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lansing Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Alton, Madison, Illinois
    Post Office:      Upper Alton
    Family Number:      187
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lansing Wells      60
    Permelia Wells      56
    Ella Wells      21
    Edward Wells      15
    Willie Wells      13; Household Member=Ellen Wells, Household Member=Edwin Wells, Household Member=William B Wells, Household Member=Permelia A Piper

Family: Permelia A Piper b. 1806

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, 10,000 Vital Records of Western New York, 1809 - 1850, by Fred Q. Bowman. This book is a collection of extractions from five newspapers scattered through western New York., Wells, Luke m 3/25/1830 Permelia A. Piper in Palmyra; William Willcox, Esq. (See marr. of George Cooley this date) (Wayne Sentinel, 3/26/1830).
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Permelia A Piper1,2

F, #89253, b. 1806
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Birth*: 1806; New York, USAG; father b: CT, mother b: RI
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 25 March 1830; New York, USAG; Wells, Luke m 3/25/1830 Permelia A. Piper in Palmyra; William Willcox, Esq. (See marr. of George Cooley this date) (Wayne Sentinel, 3/26/1830); Groom=Lancing L Wells1,2
  • Married Name: 25 March 1830; Mrs. Wells (Piper)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lansing Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Alton, Madison, Illinois
    Post Office:      Upper Alton
    Family Number:      187
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lansing Wells      60
    Permelia Wells      56
    Ella Wells      21
    Edward Wells      15
    Willie Wells      13; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Permila Wels
    Age in 1870:      64
    Birth Year:      abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      202
    Home in 1870:      Township 5 Range 9, Madison, Illinois
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Personal Estate Value:      500
    Real Estate Value:      6000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Permila Wels      64
    Ellen Wels      31
    William Wels      23; Household Member=Ellen Wells, Household Member=William B Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      P . W. Wells
    Age:      74
    Birth Date:      Abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Street:      Manning Street
    Dwelling Number:      142
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace:      Rhode Island
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    P. W. Wells      74
    Eleanor G. Wells      41
    Wm. B. Wells      33; Household Member=Ellen Wells, Household Member=William B Wells

Family: Lancing L Wells b. 1799, d. a 1860

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, 10,000 Vital Records of Western New York, 1809 - 1850, by Fred Q. Bowman. This book is a collection of extractions from five newspapers scattered through western New York., Wells, Luke m 3/25/1830 Permelia A. Piper in Palmyra; William Willcox, Esq. (See marr. of George Cooley this date) (Wayne Sentinel, 3/26/1830).
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Julia M Wells

F, #89254, b. 1832
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells

Ellen Wells

F, #89255, b. 1840
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lansing Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Alton, Madison, Illinois
    Post Office:      Upper Alton
    Family Number:      187
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lansing Wells      60
    Permelia Wells      56
    Ella Wells      21
    Edward Wells      15
    Willie Wells      13; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Permila Wels
    Age in 1870:      64
    Birth Year:      abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      202
    Home in 1870:      Township 5 Range 9, Madison, Illinois
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Personal Estate Value:      500
    Real Estate Value:      6000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Permila Wels      64
    Ellen Wels      31
    William Wels      23; Head of Household=Permelia A Piper
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      P . W. Wells
    Age:      74
    Birth Date:      Abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Street:      Manning Street
    Dwelling Number:      142
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace:      Rhode Island
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    P. W. Wells      74
    Eleanor G. Wells      41
    Wm. B. Wells      33; Head of Household=Permelia A Piper

Charles K Wells

M, #89256, b. 1843
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells

Edwin Wells

M, #89257, b. 1845
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lansing Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Alton, Madison, Illinois
    Post Office:      Upper Alton
    Family Number:      187
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lansing Wells      60
    Permelia Wells      56
    Ella Wells      21
    Edward Wells      15
    Willie Wells      13; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells

William B Wells

M, #89258, b. 1847
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lancing L Wells
    Age:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1799
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      204
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lancing L Wells      51
    Permelia A Wells      44
    Julia M Wells      18
    Ellen Wells      10
    Charles K Wells      7
    Edwin Wells      5
    William Wells      3; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lansing Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Alton, Madison, Illinois
    Post Office:      Upper Alton
    Family Number:      187
    Value of real estate:      View image
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lansing Wells      60
    Permelia Wells      56
    Ella Wells      21
    Edward Wells      15
    Willie Wells      13; Head of Household=Lancing L Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Permila Wels
    Age in 1870:      64
    Birth Year:      abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      202
    Home in 1870:      Township 5 Range 9, Madison, Illinois
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Personal Estate Value:      500
    Real Estate Value:      6000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Permila Wels      64
    Ellen Wels      31
    William Wels      23; Head of Household=Permelia A Piper
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Upper Alton, Madison Co., Illinois, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      P . W. Wells
    Age:      74
    Birth Date:      Abt 1806
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1880:      Upper Alton, Madison, Illinois, USA
    Street:      Manning Street
    Dwelling Number:      142
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace:      Rhode Island
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    P. W. Wells      74
    Eleanor G. Wells      41
    Wm. B. Wells      33; Head of Household=Permelia A Piper

Alice Wells

F, #89259, b. 1910
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 1920; White Creek, Washington Co., New York, USAG; 1920 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      William H Wells
    Age:      41
    Birth Year:      abt 1879
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1920:      White Creek, Washington, New York
    Street:      Spring Street
    House Number:      X
    Residence Date:      1920
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Katherine Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      Vermont
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Laborer
    Industry:      Feed Store
    Home Owned or Rented:      Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      Free
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    William H Wells      41
    Katherine Wells      39
    Alice Wells      10; Head of Household=William H Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1939; Mrs. Dennis (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1940; White Creek, Washington Co., New York, USAG; 1940 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Katherine Wells
    Age:      60
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1880
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      New York
    Marital Status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Wife
    Home in 1940:      Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Map of Home in 1940:      View Map
    Street:      Spring Street
    Inferred Residence in 1935:      Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Residence in 1935:      Same House
    Sheet Number:      2A
    Attended School or College:      No
    Highest Grade Completed:      Elementary school, 8th grade
    Class of Worker:      Unpaid family worker
    Weeks Worked in 1939:      0
    Income:      0
    Income Other Sources:      No
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    William Wells      61
    Katherine Wells      60
    Alice Dennis      30
    Paul Dennis      38; Head of Household=William H Wells

Family: Paul Dennis b. 1902

Paul Dennis

M, #89260, b. 1902

Family: Alice Wells b. 1910

Saul Fowler

M, #89261, b. 12 December 1759, d. 17 April 1852
  • Birth*: 12 December 1759; Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 2 July 1791; Bride=Elizabeth Ann Welles
  • Death*: 17 April 1852; Southwick, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USAG; Birth:      Dec. 12, 1759
    Westfield
    Hampden County
    Massachusetts, USA
    Death:      Apr. 17, 1852
    Southwick
    Hampden County
    Massachusetts, USA

    Æ 92 yr.

    Saul Fowler, Esq. m. Lydia Moseley on June 28, 1785 and she died May 6, 1789. Their two children were Polly and Edmund.

    His second wife was Elizabeth A. Wells, whom he married July 2, 1791. They had the following children: Williams, Chauncey, Elizabeth, Aurillia, Clinton, Wells and Luther. (Clinton & Wells are twins, born 16 Jan 1808).

    He graduated from Yale College in 1784, worked as a merchant in Southwick, MA, was for a long time the deacon of the church and much respected when he died April 17, 1852 of lung fever, also known as pneumonia.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    Daniel Fowler (1729 - 1802)
    Elenor Williams Fowler (1731 - 1791)

    Spouses:
    Elizabeth Ann Wells Fowler (1773 - 1826)
    Lydia Moseley Fowler (1766 - 1789)*

    Children:
    Polly Fowler Mills (1786 - 1863)*
    Edmund Fowler (1787 - 1827)*
    Williams Fowler (1795 - 1881)*
    Chauncey Fowler (1800 - 1803)*
    Elizabeth Fowler (1802 - 1803)*
    Aurillia Fowler (1805 - 1806)*

    Siblings:
    Saul Fowler (1759 - 1852)
    Royal Fowler (1761 - 1765)*
    Clarissa Fowler (1765 - 1791)*
    Royal Fowler (1767 - 1776)*
    Daniel Fowler (1768 - 1798)*
    Linus Fowler (1773 - 1815)*

    *Calculated relationship

    Burial:
    Southwick Cemetery
    Southwick
    Hampden County
    Massachusetts, USA

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    Originally Created by: Phyllis Gonska Bombard
    Record added: Jul 02, 2008
    Find A Grave Memorial# 27976538

Family: Elizabeth Ann Welles b. 1772, d. 28 Apr 1826

Virgil L Wells

M, #89262, b. 1900
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; West Alamosa, Conejos Co., Colorado, USAG; 1900 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Hattie Wells
    Age:      27
    Birth Date:      Aug 1872
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Home in 1900:      West Alamosa, Conejos, Colorado
    Street:      Rose Ave
    Sheet Number:      1A
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      18
    Family Number:      361
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Wife
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Ralph Wells
    Marriage Year:      1896
    Years Married:      4
    Father's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Mother: number of living children:      1
    Mother: How many children:      1
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Ralph Wells      30
    Hattie Wells      27
    Vergil L Wells      1
    Agnes Newell      21; Head of Household=Ralph Grant Wells
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    Name:      Ralph G Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1869
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      Iowa
    Marital Status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Porterville, Tulare, California, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    House Number:      630
    Dwelling Number:      189
    Family Number:      190
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Radio Set:      No
    Lives on Farm:      Yes
    Age at First Marriage:      28
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace:      Wisconsin
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Industry:      General farm
    Class of Worker:      Working on own account
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Ralph G Wells      61
    Hattie D Wells      58
    Roger W Wells      23
    Naomi P Wells      19
    Virgil L Wells      30; Head of Household=Ralph Grant Wells

Roger William Wells

M, #89263, b. 29 November 1906
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    Name:      Ralph G Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1869
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      Iowa
    Marital Status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Porterville, Tulare, California, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    House Number:      630
    Dwelling Number:      189
    Family Number:      190
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Radio Set:      No
    Lives on Farm:      Yes
    Age at First Marriage:      28
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace:      Wisconsin
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Industry:      General farm
    Class of Worker:      Working on own account
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Ralph G Wells      61
    Hattie D Wells      58
    Roger W Wells      23
    Naomi P Wells      19
    Virgil L Wells      30; Head of Household=Ralph Grant Wells

Thomas Bird

M, #89264, b. circa 1820
  • Birth*: circa 1820
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 6 September 1850; Ryarsh, West Malling, Kent, EnglandG; England, Kent, Parish Registers
    Name      Thomas Bird
    Event Type      Marriage
    Event Date      06 Sep 1850
    Event Place      Ryarsh, Kent, England
    Gender      Male
    Marital Status      Single
    Father's Name      Stephen Bird
    Spouse's Name      Julia Anne Wells
    Spouse's Gender      Female
    Spouse's Marital Status      Single
    Spouse's Father's Name      Nicholas Wells
    Citing this Record

    "England, Kent, Parish Registers, 1538-1911," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJD2-H4RF : 23 July 2017), Nicholas Wells in entry for Thomas Bird and Julia Anne Wells, 06 Sep 1850; citing Marriage, Ryarsh, Kent, England, Kent Archives Office, Maidstone; FHL microfilm 992,534.; Bride=Julia Ann Wells

Family: Julia Ann Wells b. 28 Mar 1824

John Burgess

M, #89265, b. circa 1820
  • Birth*: circa 1820
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 13 May 1850; Ryarsh, West Malling, Kent, EnglandG; England, Kent, Parish Registers
    Name      John Burgess
    Event Type      Marriage
    Event Date      13 May 1850
    Event Place      Ryarsh, Kent, England
    Gender      Male
    Marital Status      Single
    Father's Name      William Burgess
    Spouse's Name      Mary Ann Wells
    Spouse's Gender      Female
    Spouse's Marital Status      Single
    Spouse's Father's Name      Nicholas Wells
    Citing this Record

    "England, Kent, Parish Registers, 1538-1911," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJD2-H4R3 : 23 July 2017), Nicholas Wells in entry for John Burgess and Mary Ann Wells, 13 May 1850; citing Marriage, Ryarsh, Kent, England, Kent Archives Office, Maidstone; FHL microfilm 992,534.; Bride=Mary Ann Wells

Family: Mary Ann Wells b. 21 Feb 1836

John Thomas Small

M, #89266, b. circa 1840

Family: Frances Elizabeth Wells b. c 1840

Frances Elizabeth Wells

F, #89267, b. circa 1840
  • Married Name: 24 January 1864; Mrs. Small (Wells)

Family: John Thomas Small b. c 1840

Nicholas Wells

M, #89268, b. 19 November 1804, d. 30 July 1846
  • Birth*: 19 November 1804; Gillingham, Kent, EnglandG; England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
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    Name:      Nicholas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Date:      19 Nov 1804
    Birth Place:      Gillingham, Kent, England
    Baptism Date:      16 Dec 1804
    Baptism Place:      Gillingham, Kent, England
    Father:      James Wells
    Mother:      Elizabeth
    FHL Film Number:      1042490
  • (Groom) Marriage: 18 October 1830; Gillingham, Kent, EnglandG; England Deaths and Burials
    Name      Nicholas Wells
    Gender      Male
    Burial Date      30 Jul 1846
    Burial Place      Rainham, Kent, England
    Citing this Record

    "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JZYQ-BY3 : 24 December 2014), Nicholas Wells, burial 30 Jul 1846; citing Rainham, Kent, England, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,835,539.; Bride=Sarah Rains Jarrett
  • Death*: 30 July 1846; Rainham, Kent, EnglandG; England Deaths and Burials
    Name      Nicholas Wells
    Gender      Male
    Burial Date      30 Jul 1846
    Burial Place      Rainham, Kent, England
    Citing this Record

    "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JZYQ-BY3 : 24 December 2014), Nicholas Wells, burial 30 Jul 1846; citing Rainham, Kent, England, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,835,539.

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    Name:      Nicholas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Burial Date:      30 Jul 1846
    Burial Place:      Rainham, Kent, England
    FHL Film Number:      1835539
    Reference ID:      it.2,p.103-104,#822

Family 1: Sarah Rains Jarrett b. c 1810

Family 2: