Lydia Ann Pickering

F, #117103, b. 1826, d. 1908
  • Married Name: circa 1855; Mrs. Wells (Pickering)

Family: Horace Wells b. 1 Nov 1819, d. 10 Jan 1894

Rhoda Rozadia Roberts

F, #117104, b. 1823, d. 1897
  • Married Name: 12 October 1844; Mrs. Wells (Roberts)

Family: Dexter Wells b. 1 Jul 1821, d. 13 Sep 1849

William Wells

M, #117105, b. circa 1820

Oliver Wells

M, #117106, b. 24 May 1774, d. 9 June 1836
  • Reference: W015

Family: Elizabeth Tudor b. 7 Apr 1798, d. 4 Feb 1874

James Wells

M, #117107, b. circa 1830, d. 1836
  • Reference: W015

Clarence C Wells

M, #117108, b. 28 November 1856, d. 13 December 1918
  • Reference: W009
  • (Witness) Census: 1880; Beaver, Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Benjemin Wells
    Age:      50
    Birth Date:      Abt 1830
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Home in 1880:      Beaver, Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      153
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Elizabeth Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace:      Virginia
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjemin Wells      50
    Elizabeth Wells      49
    Sarah A. Wells      27
    Clarance C. Wells      23
    Charlie Wells      21
    Iola Wells      11; Head of Household=Benjamin Wells

Family: Harriet Augusta Clay b. 1860, d. 1905

Harriet Augusta Clay

F, #117109, b. 1860, d. 1905
  • Married Name: circa 1880; Mrs. Wells (Clay)

Family: Clarence C Wells b. 28 Nov 1856, d. 13 Dec 1918

Charles Wells

M, #117110, b. 1859, d. 27 April 1935
  • Reference: W009
  • Birth*: 1859; prob., Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1 January 1885; Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1940

    Name:      Charley Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Age:      23
    Birth Year:      abt 1862
    Birth Place:      Illinois
    Marriage Date:      1 Jan 1885
    Marriage Place:      Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Father:      Benjamin Wells
    Mother:      Elizabeth Cool
    Spouse:      Minnie Francis Marshall; Bride=Minnie Frances Marshall
  • Death*: 27 April 1935; Menlo, Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999

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    Name:      Charles Wells
    Birth Date:      1858
    Death Date:      27 Apr 1935
    Age:      77
    Burial Location:      Guthrie, Guthrie
    Cemetery:      Rose Hill
    General Burial Info:      Lot 5
    Comments:      hus of: Minnie F.
    Source:      Tombstone Records of Guthrie County, Iowa
    Page Number:      253
  • (Witness) Census: 1880; Beaver, Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Benjemin Wells
    Age:      50
    Birth Date:      Abt 1830
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Home in 1880:      Beaver, Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Dwelling Number:      153
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Elizabeth Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace:      Virginia
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Benjemin Wells      50
    Elizabeth Wells      49
    Sarah A. Wells      27
    Clarance C. Wells      23
    Charlie Wells      21
    Iola Wells      11; Head of Household=Benjamin Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1930; Beaver, Guthrie Co., Illinois, USA; 1930 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Charles Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1859
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Marital status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Beaver, Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    House Number:      apr 16
    Dwelling Number:      71
    Family Number:      71
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Home Value:      2500
    Radio Set:      Yes
    Lives on Farm:      No
    Age at first Marriage:      26
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Insurance
    Industry:      General work
    Class of Worker:      Wage or salary worker
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Charles Wells      71
    Minnie F Wells      67; Witness=Minnie Frances Marshall

Family: Minnie Frances Marshall b. 1863, d. 1933

Minnie Frances Marshall

F, #117111, b. 1863, d. 1933
  • Birth*: 1863; Illinois, USA
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1 January 1885; Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1940

    Name:      Charley Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Age:      23
    Birth Year:      abt 1862
    Birth Place:      Illinois
    Marriage Date:      1 Jan 1885
    Marriage Place:      Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Father:      Benjamin Wells
    Mother:      Elizabeth Cool
    Spouse:      Minnie Francis Marshall; Groom=Charles Wells
  • Death*: 1933
  • Death: 27 October 1933; Menlo, Guthrie Co., Iowa, USA; Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940

    Name:      Minnie Francis Wells
    [Minnie Francis Marshall]
    Gender:      Female
    Age:      70
    Birth Year:      abt 1863
    Death Date:      27 Oct 1933
    Death Place:      Menlo, Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Father:      John Marshall
    Mother:      Mary Cool
    Spouse:      Chas Wells
  • Married Name: 1 January 1885; Mrs. Wells (Marshall)
  • (Witness) Census: 1930; Beaver, Guthrie Co., Illinois, USA; 1930 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Charles Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1859
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Marital status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Beaver, Guthrie, Iowa, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    House Number:      apr 16
    Dwelling Number:      71
    Family Number:      71
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Home Value:      2500
    Radio Set:      Yes
    Lives on Farm:      No
    Age at first Marriage:      26
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace:      Ohio
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Insurance
    Industry:      General work
    Class of Worker:      Wage or salary worker
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Charles Wells      71
    Minnie F Wells      67; Head of Household=Charles Wells

Family: Charles Wells b. 1859, d. 27 Apr 1935

Bazeleel Wells

M, #117112, b. 10 April 1863, d. 28 February 1913
  • Reference: W009

Catharine Miller

F, #117113, b. 1839, d. 1913
  • Married Name: 1910; Mrs. Wells (Miller)

Family: Charles Wells b. 15 Jan 1839, d. 23 Mar 1911

John Wells

M, #117114, b. circa 1800, d. before 1887

Family: Emily Gilbert b. 1807, d. Nov 1887

Kennedy Wells

M, #117115, b. circa 1800, d. before 1850

Family: Margaret Ann Mc Cague b. 1808, d. 14 Oct 1888

John Wells

M, #117116, b. 1828, d. 1905

Family: Margaret Kaiser b. 1829, d. 1916

Margaret Kaiser

F, #117117, b. 1829, d. 1916
  • Married Name: circa 1860; Mrs. Wells (Kaiser)

Family: John Wells b. 1828, d. 1905

George Wells

M, #117118, b. circa 1800

Family: Caroline Palmeter b. 29 May 1808, d. 10 Dec 1851

S Wells

M, #117119, b. circa 1810

Family: Catherine Foote b. 16 Jul 1814, d. 21 Jun 1878

James Jesse Wells

M, #117120, b. 1856, d. 1927
  • Name Variation: J Jesse Wells

Family: Mary Tomlinson b. 1856, d. 1924

Mary Tomlinson

F, #117121, b. 1856, d. 1924
  • Married Name: 1883; Mrs. Wells (Tomlinson)

Family: James Jesse Wells b. 1856, d. 1927

Frank Wells

M, #117122, b. 1830

Family: Margaret Spillman b. Jan 1825, d. 30 Sep 1877

Mary Ann Irwin

F, #117123, b. 1829, d. 1871
  • Name Variation: Mary Ann Irvin
  • Married Name: 28 November 1850; Mrs. Wells (Irvin)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Findlay, Hancock Co., Ohio, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Wm Wells
    Age:      29
    Birth Year:      abt 1831
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Ohio
    Home in 1860:      Findlay, Hancock, Ohio
    Post Office:      Findlay
    Dwelling Number:      1206
    Family Number:      1172
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Wm Wells      29
    Mary A Wells      29
    Robert J Wells      8
    Amanda J Wells      7
    Sarah A Wells      5
    W Wells      2
    Allance Wells      6/12
    Jacob Irwin      33; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Findlay, Hancock Co., Ohio, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      William Wells
    Age in 1870:      40
    Birth Year:      abt 1830
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Dwelling Number:      24
    Home in 1870:      Washington, Hancock, Ohio
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      695
    Inferred Spouse:      Mary A Wells
    Inferred Children:      Robert I Wells
    Amanda A Wells
    Sarah A Wells
    Ur Wells
    Alice Wells
    James Wells
    Rebecca Wells
    Ulissus G Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    William Wells      40
    Mary A Wells      40
    Robert I Wells      18
    Amanda A Wells      16
    Sarah A Wells      14
    Ur Wells      12
    Alice Wells      10
    James Wells      8
    Rebecca Wells      6
    Ulissus G Wells      5; Head of Household=William Wells

Family: William Wells b. 1829, d. 1899

Pvt. Joel D Wells

M, #117124, b. 1836, d. 31 December 1862
  • Reference: W008
  • Birth*: 1836; Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, USA
  • Death*: 31 December 1862; Murfreesboro, Rutherford Co., Tennessee, USA; Residence: Broadwell, Logan Co,IL.

    Enlistment Age-25. Farmer

    Enlisted: Aug 16,1861 at Atlanta,IL.

    Mustered into Co "F" 38th IL Infantry.

    Killed in action at Stones River,TN.

    At the time he was killed he was with his brother George Milton Wells, as they were in the same company of the 38th. George, himself buried Joel under a cedar tree on the battle field. Apparently, after the war, his body was taken to the national cemetery.

    Joel was one of three brothers who served in the Civil War in Illinois regiments. The third was Andrew Wells,

George Milton Wells

M, #117125, b. 29 August 1838, d. 19 December 1913
  • Reference: W008
  • Birth*: 29 August 1838; Elizabeth, Jo Daviess Co., Illinois, USA
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1865; Bride=Virginia Melvina Parkins
  • Death*: 19 December 1913; Hood River Co., Oregon, USA; 1914 Dead, Canby Post #16 Oregon GAR
    Geo. M. Wells
    Corporal, Co. F 38 Illinois Infantry
    December 19, 1913

    Born Jo Daviess County, Illinois, son of John and Sarah "Sally" (Edwards) Wells

    Married
    # 1 Virginia Melvina Parkins in Illinois in the fall after the Civil War. After her death in 1902 in Calvin, Oklahoma he moved to Pine Grove, Hood River, Oregon. He married Lydia Blackwelder in Hood River.

    He had served in Co. F 38th Illinois Infantry along with his younger brother Joel D. Wells. When in the Battle of Stones River in Tennessee Joel was killed. George buried him under a cedar tree on the battlefield.

    Children:

    Georgia
    Ella
    Ida May
    Mary Francis "Fanny"
    Clara Emaline
    Jessie Belle/Bell
    Charles Perry
    Mella Elizabeth
    Ella Florence
    Cora Eunice

    Siblings:

    Joshua Kerr married #1 Cassellender Lykins, #2 Elizabeth M. Gayetty
    Andrew married #1 Amanda Hill, #2 Eliza Ridgeway, #3 Martha Reiber Benefield
    Joel
    Volney
    Mary "Polly" married William S. Emert
    Harriet married William Emert
    Ruth
    Nancy Jane married William Lynn

Family: Virginia Melvina Parkins b. 1847, d. 1902

Virginia Melvina Parkins

F, #117126, b. 1847, d. 1902
  • Married Name: circa 1865; Mrs. Wells (Parkins)

Family: George Milton Wells b. 29 Aug 1838, d. 19 Dec 1913

E R Wells

M, #117127, b. circa 1825, d. after 1896

Family: Eliza J Lyons b. 7 Sep 1827, d. 12 May 1896

John M Wells

M, #117128, b. 1827

Family: Mary E Westervelt b. 11 Dec 1827, d. 22 Nov 1875

Susan _____

F, #117129, b. circa 1800
  • Birth*: circa 1800
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1820; Groom=Nathan Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Nathan Wells b. c 1800

Nathan Wells

M, #117130, b. circa 1800
  • Birth*: circa 1800
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1820; Bride=Susan _____

Family: Susan _____ b. c 1800

Mary Esabel Gorman

F, #117131, b. circa 1875
  • Married Name: circa 1895; Mrs. Wells (Gorman)

Family: Robert Wells b. c 1875

Robert Wells

M, #117132, b. circa 1875

Family: Mary Esabel Gorman b. c 1875