Frederick Wells

M, #112665, b. circa 1857

Nelson Wells

M, #112666, b. circa 1860

Helen Jarse

F, #112667, b. 1843, d. 2 September 1922
  • Birth*: 1843; Moreau, Saratoga Co., New York, USAG
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1 March 1865; Warren Co., New York, USAG; Wells, J. Freeman, son of Benjamin T. Wells, was born September 10th, 1844, in Horicon.
    Is a farmer and owns a farm of 125 acres, comprising the homestead. Is prominently identified
    with the public affairs of Horicon. Is serving his second term as justice of the peace and is
    supervisor of his town. He owns the finest livery on SchroonLake. March 1st, 1865, he mar-
    ried Helen Jarse, of Glens Falls, and they have two children, Benjamin T. and Cora; Groom=James Freeman Wells1
  • Death*: 2 September 1922; Horicon, Warren Co., New York, USAG
  • Name Variation: Ellen M Jarse
  • Married Name: 1 March 1865; Mrs. Wells (Jarse)

Family: James Freeman Wells b. 10 Sep 1844, d. 23 May 1907

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Benjamin Thomas Wells

M, #112668, b. 16 November 1882, d. 8 March 1968
  • Reference: W010
  • Milt-Event: 1942; Schenevus, Otsego Co., New York, USAG; U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

    Name:      Benjamin Thomas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Residence Age:      60
    Birth Date:      16 Nov 1882
    Birth Place:      Adirondack, New York, USA
    Residence Date:      1942
    Residence Place:      Schenevus, New York, USA
    Relationship to Draftee:      Head
    Military Draft Date:      1942
    Occupation:      Self
    Height:      5 10
    Eye Color:      Brown
    Hair Color:      Black
    Weight:      160
    Complexion:      Ruddy

Family: Jane M Emeny b. 10 May 1883, d. 1958

Cora Wells

F, #112669, b. circa 1868
  • Reference: W010

Helen Pauline Weatherhead

F, #112670, b. 14 February 1835, d. 1929
  • Married Name: 1 January 1855; Mrs. Wells (Weatherhead)

Family: Thomas B Wells b. 7 Jun 1833, d. 7 Oct 1909

George T Rockwell

M, #112671, b. circa 1810
  • Birth*: circa 1810; Luzerne, Warren Co., New York, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 12 September 1831; Luzerne, Warren Co., New York, USAG; Rockwell, Chas. L., p. o. Glens Falls, was born in Luzerne on the 22d day of March, 1849.
    His brothers, George and Hiram Rockwell, began the construction of the Rockwell House at
    Glens Falls, in 1871. Before the building was completed Charles Rockwell bought out the in-
    terest of George Rockwell, and in company with Hiram finished the house and in 1872 opened
    it for the reception of guests. In January, 1878, he became sole manager of the business. His
    father, George T. Rockwell, is the venerable and widely known proprietor of Rockwell's-
    Hotel in Luzerne. The mother of Charles L. Rockwell was, before her marriage with George
    T. Rockwell, Miss Eunice Wells. In 1870, Charles L. married Miss Helen Lapham, of Glens-
    Falls. They have three children : Bertha B. George T., and Helen Rockwell.; Bride=Eunice Wells1

Family: Eunice Wells b. c 1810

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Eunice Wells

F, #112672, b. circa 1810
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: circa 1810; Luzerne, Warren Co., New York, USAG; Nathan A. Wells, a lumberman, dwelt in the building now occupied by Peter Pulver.

    George T. Rockwell became his son-in-law on the 12th of Septem-
    ber, 1 831. William H. Wells and Reuben Wells were sons of Nathan A. Wells.1
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 12 September 1831; Luzerne, Warren Co., New York, USAG; Rockwell, Chas. L., p. o. Glens Falls, was born in Luzerne on the 22d day of March, 1849.
    His brothers, George and Hiram Rockwell, began the construction of the Rockwell House at
    Glens Falls, in 1871. Before the building was completed Charles Rockwell bought out the in-
    terest of George Rockwell, and in company with Hiram finished the house and in 1872 opened
    it for the reception of guests. In January, 1878, he became sole manager of the business. His
    father, George T. Rockwell, is the venerable and widely known proprietor of Rockwell's-
    Hotel in Luzerne. The mother of Charles L. Rockwell was, before her marriage with George
    T. Rockwell, Miss Eunice Wells. In 1870, Charles L. married Miss Helen Lapham, of Glens-
    Falls. They have three children : Bertha B. George T., and Helen Rockwell.; Groom=George T Rockwell1
  • Married Name: 12 September 1831; Mrs. Rockwell (Wells)

Family: George T Rockwell b. c 1810

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

James Wells

M, #112673, b. circa 1820
  • Occupation*: 1848; Glen Falls, Warren Co., New York, USAG; Sold Foundry to a Mr. Dix and Mr. Hopkins

    The oldest manufacturing business now in Glens Falls is the foundry and
    machine shop of J. L. & S. B. Dix. The business was established about the
    year 1844 by James Wells. In 1848 Hopkins & Dix bought out Wells, and
    continued the business until 18541

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Rev. George B Wells

M, #112674, b. circa 1810
  • Occupation*: between 1836 and 1838; Warren Co., New York, USAG; In 1836 George B. Wells was made a licentiate, and in 1838 was ordained.

Joseph Wells

M, #112675, b. circa 1790
  • Birth*: circa 1790; Thurman, Warren Co., New York, USAG; early settlers include Joseph Wells

    History of Warren County.

    The town was taken from the old town of Thurman on the 6th of April,
    1805. The records for the first two years are not to be found. The officers for
    1807, however, are given, as it gives a good partial list of the early settlers here:
    Supervisor, John Richards; assessors, Norris Hopkins, Archibald Noble, Henry
    Allen ; highway commissioners, Joseph Wilcox, Edward Noble, Nathaniel
    Trumble ; constable and collector, Joseph Hopper ; constable, Lyman Lee ;
    fence viewers, Andrus Weaver, William Leach ; overseers of the poor, Rob-
    ert Armstrong, James Parker ; committee to build pound, Joseph Hopper,
    Lemuel Humphrey, John Thurman ; pathmasters. Job Wood, Reynolds
    Weaver, Joseph Wells, Lemuel Harndon, Charles J. Wetmore, Edward Noble,
    Samuel Morehouse, David Kibby, Samuel Somerville, Samuel Ross, Samuel
    Baxter, John Pasco, Richard Stratton, Archibald Washburn, Archibald Noble,
    Abiram Galusha.1

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Hiram Wells

M, #112676, b. circa 1790
  • Note*: circa 1847; Warren Co., New York, USAG; " Among the pioneers in thfs church were Elmore Pratt and wife, Hiram
    Wells and wife, Joseph Wells, Isaac Cole, Linus Bishop, Rev. R. M. Little,
    the Swartout family, the Burnhams, Isaac Hill, Alexander Robertson, William
    McEchron, D. C. Holman and others." — Holden. ... George C Wells.1

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Joseph Winslow

M, #112677, b. circa 1780

Family: Polly Wells b. c 1780

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Polly Wells

F, #112678, b. circa 1780
  • Married Name: 24 November 1805; Mrs. Winslow (Wells)

Family: Joseph Winslow b. c 1780

Citations

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    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Capt. C W Wells

M, #112679, b. circa 1830
  • Milt-Event*: circa 1863; Company C. — Captain, C. W. Wells, brevet major N. Y. V.1

Citations

  1. H P Smith, HISTORY



    OF



    WA RREN COUNTY



    WITH ILLUSTRATIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES
    OF SOME OF ITS PROMINENT MEN AND PIONEERS



    EDITED BY

    H. P. SMITH



    SYRACUSE, N. Y.

    D. MASON & CO.. PUBLISHERS

    1885
    History of Warren County, New York with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of some of its prominent men and pioneers.

Hough Wells

M, #112680, b. circa 1750
  • Milt-Event*: circa 1776; Warren Co., New York, USAG; Company F, Edward A. Tanner and Fayette Selleck, sergeants ; Abram Austen, Daniel Bennett, Thomas Bemis, Jonathan Brown, jr., Elnathan Bristol, Samuel B. Cutts, James I. Darling, Patrick Ford, James H. Gray, Lewis
    Hamlin, Robert Martin, George McDonald, Edward Story, Wesley Scofield,
    Jesse B.. Thompson, Francis L. Tanner, Joseph Woodman, Hough Wells.

Sally J Wells

F, #112681, b. 1835
  • Reference: W010
  • (Household Member) Census: 1855; Horicon, Warren Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855
    View New York, State Census, 1855

    Report issue

    Name:      Benjamin ? Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1810
    Age:      45
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Head
    Residence:      Horicon, Warren, New York, USA
    Household number:      83
    Line Number:      25
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjamin ? Wells      45
    Thankfull Wells      40
    Sally J Wells      20
    Harry Wells      16
    Freman Wells      10
    Dwight H Prouty      16
    Mary E Whitney      24; Head of Household=Benjamin Thomas Wells

Harry Wells

M, #112682, b. 1839
  • Reference: W010
  • Name Variation: Harvey S Wells
  • (Witness) Census: 1850; Horicon, Warren Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Benjamin T Wells
    Age:      40
    Birth Year:      abt 1810
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Horicon, Warren, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      31
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjamin T Wells      40
    Thankful Wells      35
    Thomas Wells      17
    Jane Wells      16
    Laura A Wells      14
    Harvey S Wells      12
    James F Wells      6; Head of Household=Benjamin Thomas Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1855; Horicon, Warren Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855
    View New York, State Census, 1855

    Report issue

    Name:      Benjamin ? Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1810
    Age:      45
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Head
    Residence:      Horicon, Warren, New York, USA
    Household number:      83
    Line Number:      25
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjamin ? Wells      45
    Thankfull Wells      40
    Sally J Wells      20
    Harry Wells      16
    Freman Wells      10
    Dwight H Prouty      16
    Mary E Whitney      24; Head of Household=Benjamin Thomas Wells

Charles F Wells

M, #112683, b. 1866, d. 1868
  • Reference: W010

John B Wells

M, #112684, b. 7 August 1858, d. 10 December 1922
  • Reference: W010

Family 1: Elizabeth Hawley b. 1860, d. 8 Nov 1898

Family 2: Alida Bibby b. 28 Jan 1880, d. a 1922

Elizabeth Hawley

F, #112685, b. 1860, d. 8 November 1898
  • Married Name: circa 1880; Mrs. Wells (Hawley)

Family: John B Wells b. 7 Aug 1858, d. 10 Dec 1922

Alida Bibby

F, #112686, b. 28 January 1880, d. after 1922
  • Married Name: after 8 November 1898; Mrs. Wells (Bibby)

Family: John B Wells b. 7 Aug 1858, d. 10 Dec 1922

John S Wells

M, #112687, b. 11 March 1824, d. 13 March 1874
  • Reference: W010

David Wells

M, #112688, b. 1823
  • Birth*: 1823; Hamilton, Warren Co., Ohio, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1 November 1857; Warren Co., Ohio, USAG; Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993

    Name:      Mary Snell
    Gender:      Female
    Marriage Date:      1 Nov 1857
    Marriage Place:      Warren, Ohio, USA
    Spouse:      David Wells
    Film Number:      000384264; Bride=Mary Snell
  • (Witness) Census: 1850; Hamilton, Warren Co., Ohio, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      David Wells
    Age:      64
    Birth Year:      abt 1786
    Birthplace:      Virginia
    Home in 1850:      Hamilton, Warren, Ohio, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1320
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    David Wells      64
    Hannah Wells      46
    David Wells      26; Head of Household=David Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Hamilton, Warren Co., Ohio, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      David Wills
    Age:      37
    Birth Year:      abt 1823
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Ohio
    Home in 1860:      Hamilton, Warren, Ohio
    Post Office:      Maineville
    Dwelling Number:      216
    Family Number:      216
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      2600
    Personal Estate Value:      500
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    David Wills      37
    Mary Wills      30
    Hannah Wills      64
    P A Dowdell      15; Witness=Mary Snell, Witness=Hannah _____
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Hamilton, Warren Co., Ohio, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      David Wells
    Age in 1870:      51
    Birth Year:      abt 1819
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Dwelling Number:      268
    Home in 1870:      Hamilton, Warren, Ohio
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Real Estate Value:      5000
    Inferred Spouse:      Mary Wells
    Inferred Children:      Charles Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    David Wells      51
    Mary Wells      42
    Charles Wells      9; Witness=Charles B Wells, Witness=Mary Snell

Family: Mary Snell b. Nov 1828, d. 12 Jan 1875

William Wells

M, #112689, b. circa 1765
  • Birth*: circa 1765; New York, USA; son's probate listed him as "William Norman Wells, Jr."
  • Name Variation: William Norman Wells

Family:

James Wells

M, #112690, b. 1816

Edward Wells

M, #112691, b. 1790, d. 1836

Family: Ann Clark b. c 1790

Ann Clark

F, #112692, b. circa 1790
  • Married Name: circa 1810; Mrs. Wells (Clark)
  • Married Name: after 1836; Mrs. _____ Fairchild (_____); married 2nd Samuel Fairchild

Family: Edward Wells b. 1790, d. 1836

Thomas Wells

M, #112693, b. circa 1815

Ann Sophia Wells

F, #112694, b. circa 1818
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Mrs. Ann Sophia Jelly (Wells)