Benjamin Lester Wells

M, #95795, b. 27 September 1827, d. 1877
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • Birth*: 27 September 1827; Granville, Licking Co., Ohio, USA; The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, 1847-2011
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    Name:      Benjamin L Wells
    Event Type:      Birth
    Birth Date:      27 Sep 1827
    Birth Place:      USA
    Page Number:      311
    Volume Number:      110
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 30 December 1854; Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920
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    Name:      Lester Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Marriage Date:      30 Dec 1854
    Marriage Place:      Whiteside, Illinois, USA
    Spouse Name:      Eliza A Richards
    Spouse Gender:      Female; Bride=Eliza A Richards
  • Death*: 1877; Union Grove Twp., Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA
  • Name Variation: Lester Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Sister Wells
    [Lester Wells]
    Age:      22
    Birth Year:      abt 1828
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Home in 1850:      District 37, Whiteside, Illinois, USA
    Family Number:      42
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjamin Belt      47
    Deborah Belt      43
    Mary A Belt      20
    Samantha Belt      18
    Caroline L Belt      17
    Elizabeth Belt      15
    Salathiel Belt      14
    Solona Belt      9
    Sabrina E Belt      6
    George W Wells      25
    Sister Wells      22 [Benjamin Lester Wells]
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Union Grove, Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lester Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Year:      abt 1830
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Ohio
    Home in 1860:      Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois
    Post Office:      Morrison
    Dwelling Number:      2674
    Family Number:      2561
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1600
    Personal Estate Value:      680
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lester Wells      30
    Eliza Wells      22; Household Member=Eliza A Richards
  • (Head of Household) Census: 3 July 1865; Union Grove, Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; Illinois, State Census Collection, 1825-1865
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    Name:      Lester Wells
    Census Date:      3 Jul 1865
    Residence Place:      Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois, USA
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Union Grove, Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lester Wells
    Age in 1870:      42
    Birth Year:      abt 1828
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Dwelling Number:      51
    Home in 1870:      Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      1300
    Real Estate Value:      9000
    Inferred Spouse:      Eliza Wells
    Inferred Children:      Royal Wells
    Almena Wells
    Evaline Wells
    Ralph Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lester Wells      42
    Eliza Wells      31
    Royal Wells      15
    Almena Wells      12
    Evaline Wells      9
    Ralph Wells      2; Household Member=Eliza A Richards, Household Member=Royal Lester Wells, Household Member=Ralph Wells

Family: Eliza A Richards b. 1839, d. 1912

Ralph Wells

M, #95796, b. 23 November 1871, d. 23 April 1930
  • Reference: W001 ID062
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Union Grove, Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Lester Wells
    Age in 1870:      42
    Birth Year:      abt 1828
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Dwelling Number:      51
    Home in 1870:      Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      1300
    Real Estate Value:      9000
    Inferred Spouse:      Eliza Wells
    Inferred Children:      Royal Wells
    Almena Wells
    Evaline Wells
    Ralph Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Lester Wells      42
    Eliza Wells      31
    Royal Wells      15
    Almena Wells      12
    Evaline Wells      9
    Ralph Wells      2; Head of Household=Benjamin Lester Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Union Grove, Whiteside Co., Illinois, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Eliza A. Wells
    Age:      41
    Birth Date:      Abt 1839
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Home in 1880:      Union Grove, Whiteside, Illinois, USA
    Dwelling Number:      24
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      England
    Mother's Birthplace:      England
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Eliza A. Wells      41
    Royal L. Wells      25
    L. Everline Wells      18
    Ralf Wells      12; Head of Household=Eliza A Richards

Family: Gertrude Shettler b. 1876, d. 1948

Gertrude Shettler

F, #95797, b. 1876, d. 1948
  • Birth*: 1876
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1896; Groom=Ralph Wells
  • Death*: 1948
  • Married Name: 1896; Mrs. Wells (Shettler)

Family: Ralph Wells b. 23 Nov 1871, d. 23 Apr 1930

Chester Royal Wells

M, #95798, b. 27 April 1909, d. 13 May 1974
  • Reference: W001 ID062

F N Wells

M, #95799, b. circa 1855

Family: Fannie C Brown b. 20 Jun 1860, d. 28 Apr 1885

Rev. Edward Livingston Wells

M, #95800, b. 1861, d. 25 January 1919
  • Reference: W001
  • (Witness) Census: 1870; Pittsfield, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      E Livingston Wells
    Age in 1870:      35
    Birth Year:      abt 1835
    Birthplace:      South Carolina
    Dwelling Number:      918
    Home in 1870:      Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Epixcopal Clergyman
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      6000
    Real Estate Value:      14000
    Inferred Spouse:      Mary H H Wells
    Inferred Children:      B Hughes Wells
    E Livingston Wells
    Louisa Wells
    Charles S Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    E Livingston Wells      35
    Mary H H Wells      32
    B Hughes Wells      10
    E Livingston Wells      9
    Louisa Wells      6
    Charles S Wells      2; Head of Household=Rev. Edward Livingston Wells

Family: Frances Richmond b. 1864, d. 1943

Mary Hughes Wells

F, #95801, b. 18 August 1870, d. 5 August 1931
  • Reference: W001
  • Birth*: 18 August 1870; Massachusetts, USA
  • Death*: 5 August 1931; Fairfield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; When Mary Hughes Wells was born on August 18, 1870, in Massachusetts, her father, Edward, was 36 and her mother, Mary, was 32. She married Joseph Linn Hetzel on October 17, 1900, in Southport, Connecticut. They had four children in 10 years. She had six brothers and two sisters.Son Dr Joseph Linn Hetzel was born on December 20, 1901, in Connecticut, his father, Joseph, was 39 and his mother, Mary, was 31. He married Margaret Spencer DeLancey on October 12, 1934, in Waterbury, Connecticut. They had two children during their marriage. He died on April 30, 1979, in Middlebury, Connecticut, at the age of 77, and was buried there. Son Paul Hunt Hetzel was born on December 27, 1905, in Connecticut, his father, Joseph, was 43 and his mother, Mary, was 35. He had one son and two daughters with Elizabeth Beckford Mattoon. He died on November 10, 1973, in Fairfield, Connecticut, at the age of 67. Son John Edward Hetzel was born on June 5, 1907, in Southport, Connecticut, his father, Joseph, was 44 and his mother, Mary, was 36. He had two sons and one daughter with Mabel Stewart Richards. He died on August 9, 1999, in Manchester, Connecticut, at the age of 92, and was buried in New Haven, Connecticut. Son Roderick Wells Hetzel was born on February 6, 1911, in Connecticut, his father, Joseph, was 48 and his mother, Mary, was 40. He had three brothers. He died on October 27, 1944, in France, at the age of 33, and was buried in Lorraine, France.
  • Married Name: 17 October 1900; Mrs. Mary Hughes Hetzel (Wells); Joseph Linn Hetzel

Morris H Wells

M, #95802, b. circa 1862

Family: Frances Emma Wolfe b. 10 Oct 1861, d. 9 Nov 1888

Helen H Lester

F, #95803, b. 1840, d. 1928
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  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Lester)
  • Married Name: circa 1860; Mrs. Welles (Lester)

Family: Russell Moore Welles b. 1819, d. 1883

Laura Jane Webster

F, #95804, b. 21 October 1837, d. 6 October 1909
  • Reference: FAG
  • Married Name: 8 May 1859; Mrs. Wells (Webster)

Family: Lyman Oliver Wells b. 12 Jun 1827, d. 1907

Lyman Oliver Wells

M, #95805, b. 12 June 1827, d. 1907
  • Reference: W002 ID079
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Hebron, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Oliver Wells
    Age:      42
    Birth Year:      abt 1808
    Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Home in 1850:      Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      299
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oliver Wells      42
    Lydia Wells      45
    Lyman Wells      23
    Elria Wells      20
    Mary Wells      13
    Jane Wells      9
    John Wells      6
    Ellen Wells      5; Head of Household=Oliver Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Hebron, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Oliver Welbes
    [Oliver Wells]
    Age:      53
    Birth Year:      abt 1807
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Connecticut
    Home in 1860:      Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut
    Post Office:      Hebron
    Dwelling Number:      400
    Family Number:      435
    Occupation:      Mechanic
    Real Estate Value:      2500
    Personal Estate Value:      1400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oliver Welbes      53
    Lydia Welbes      54
    Eliza A Welbes      31
    Mary A Welbes      22
    Jane A Welbes      19
    John B Welbes      16
    Ellen L Welbes      14; Head of Household=Oliver Wells

Family: Laura Jane Webster b. 21 Oct 1837, d. 6 Oct 1909

Marjorie B Conlin

F, #95806, b. 1911, d. 2010
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Conlin)
  • Married Name: circa 1930; Mrs. Welles (Conlin)

Family: Franklin A Welles b. 1912, d. 2000

Mary Williams

F, #95807, b. 1849, d. 1888
  • Married Name: circa 1870; Mrs. Wells (Williams)

Family: Franklin M Wells b. 1849, d. 1896

Jonathan Wells

M, #95808, b. circa 1850

Family: Eliza _____ b. c 1850

Eliza _____

F, #95809, b. circa 1850
  • Married Name: circa 1870; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Jonathan Wells b. c 1850

Arlene Bowers

F, #95810, b. 1892, d. 1975
  • Married Name: circa 1915; Mrs. Wells (Bowers)

Family: Frederick Wells b. 1878, d. 1940

Beatrice Nettie Birge

F, #95811, b. 25 November 1885, d. 1975
  • Married Name: 31 December 1907; Mrs. Wells (Birge)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Springfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar D Wells
    [Oscar D Wills]
    Age in 1910:      26
    Birth Year:      abt 1884
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1910:      Springfield Ward 7, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Street:      Wood Side Terrace
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Nettie B Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Native Tongue:      English
    Occupation:      Waiter
    Industry:      Hotel
    Employer, Employee or Other:      Wage Earner
    Home Owned or Rented:      Rent
    Farm or House:      House
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Years Married:      2
    Out of Work:      N
    Number of weeks out of work:      0
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar D Wells      26
    Nettie B Wells      24
    Louise N Wells      0; Head of Household=Oscar D Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1920; Springfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar D Wells
    [Iscar D Wells]
    [Oscar D Wills]
    Age:      55
    Birth Year:      abt 1865
    [abt 1885]
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1920:      Springfield Ward 8, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Street:      Austin Street
    House Number:      36 1/2
    Residence Date:      1920
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Nettie B Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Native Tongue:      English
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Utter
    Industry:      Hotel.
    Employment Field:      Wage or Salary
    Home Owned or Rented:      Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      Mortgaged
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar D Wells      55
    Nettie B Wells      34
    Louise Wells      10
    Genevieve Wells      9; Head of Household=Oscar D Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1950; Mrs. Beatrice Nettie Willard (Birge)

Family: Oscar D Wells b. c 1880

Oscar D Wells

M, #95812, b. circa 1880
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1910; Springfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar D Wells
    [Oscar D Wills]
    Age in 1910:      26
    Birth Year:      abt 1884
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1910:      Springfield Ward 7, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Street:      Wood Side Terrace
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Nettie B Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Native Tongue:      English
    Occupation:      Waiter
    Industry:      Hotel
    Employer, Employee or Other:      Wage Earner
    Home Owned or Rented:      Rent
    Farm or House:      House
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Years Married:      2
    Out of Work:      N
    Number of weeks out of work:      0
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar D Wells      26
    Nettie B Wells      24
    Louise N Wells      0; Household Member=Beatrice Nettie Birge
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Springfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar D Wells
    [Iscar D Wells]
    [Oscar D Wills]
    Age:      55
    Birth Year:      abt 1865
    [abt 1885]
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1920:      Springfield Ward 8, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Street:      Austin Street
    House Number:      36 1/2
    Residence Date:      1920
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Nettie B Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Native Tongue:      English
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Utter
    Industry:      Hotel.
    Employment Field:      Wage or Salary
    Home Owned or Rented:      Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      Mortgaged
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar D Wells      55
    Nettie B Wells      34
    Louise Wells      10
    Genevieve Wells      9; Household Member=Beatrice Nettie Birge

Family: Beatrice Nettie Birge b. 25 Nov 1885, d. 1975

Emily Ann _____

F, #95813, b. circa 1820
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Mrs. Welles (_____)

Family: John Gaylord Welles b. 5 Aug 1821, d. Jan 1880

Corda Barrett

F, #95814, b. circa 1870
  • Married Name: circa 1910; Mrs. Wells (Barrett)

Family: George Wells b. c 1890

George Wells

M, #95815, b. circa 1890

Family: Corda Barrett b. c 1870

Annie V _____

F, #95816, b. 1920, d. after 1994
  • Married Name: circa 1940; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Clifton Peter Wells b. 21 Sep 1904, d. 19 Oct 1994

Jane A _____

F, #95817, b. 29 January 1860, d. 12 November 1886
  • Married Name: 1877; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Lewis Tuttle Wells b. 1852, d. 9 Feb 1939

Maude Belle Shanklin

F, #95818, b. 18 December 1876, d. 9 March 1974
  • Married Name: 1911; Mrs. Wells (Shanklin)

Family 1: Lewis Tuttle Wells b. 1852, d. 9 Feb 1939

Family 2: Timothy Alonzo Wells b. 23 Jan 1876, d. 17 May 1956

M Grace _____

F, #95819, b. 1920, d. after 1985
  • Married Name: circa 1940; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Lewis T Wells b. 1913, d. 1985

Frederick A Wells

M, #95820, b. 1878, d. 14 March 1940
  • Reference: FAG

Family: Gertrude M Wells b. 1877, d. 6 Mar 1951

Citations

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John B Wells

M, #95821, b. 1852, d. 1923

Family: Helen B _____ b. 1866, d. 1932

Helen B _____

F, #95822, b. 1866, d. 1932
  • Married Name: circa 1870; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: John B Wells b. 1852, d. 1923

Samuel Wells

M, #95823, b. circa 1650

Family:

Norman Wells

M, #95824, b. 1812, d. 30 March 1852
  • Reference: W015
  • (Witness) Census: 1850; Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Hannah Wells
    Gender:      Female
    Age:      85
    Birth Year:      abt 1765
    Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Home in 1850:      Bridgeport Ward 4, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
    Line Number:      32
    Dwelling Number:      893
    Family Number:      1191
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Hannah Wells      85
    Norman Wells      37; Head of Household=Hannah Gilbert