Melville Wells

M, #12957, b. April 1869, d. 1 February 1934
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Birth*: April 1869; prob., Dry Ridge, Menifee Co., Kentucky, USA3,2
  • (Groom) Marriage: circa 1890; Bride=Martha Mc Cauhan
  • Death*: 1 February 1934; Menifee Co., Kentucky, USA; Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1965
    View Kentucky, Death Records, 1852-1965

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    Name:      Melvin Wills
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birth Place:      Kentucky
    Death Date:      1 Feb 1934
    Death Place:      Menifee, Kentucky, USA
    Father:      Dan Wills
    Mother:      Elenor Comb
    Spouse:      Martha Mccauhan
  • Name Variation: Melvin Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1870; West Liberty, Morgan Co., Kentucky, USA;
    1870 KY Menifee Dry Ridge, family 50
    Wells, Perry, age 44, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 40, b: KY
    Wells, Millicent, age 18, b: KY
    Wells, Raney, age 16, b: KY
    Wells, Edmund, age 15, b: KY
    Wells, James, age 14, b: KY
    Wells, Alonzo, age 12, b: KY
    Wells, Breckinrige, age 10, b: KY
    Wells, Mary, age 8, b: KY
    Wells, Robert, age 5 months, b: KY

    family 49
    Wells, Daniel, age 31, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Ellender, age 23, b: KY
    Wells, Mellain, age 1, b: KY (male)

    family 51
    Downing, Nancy, age 37, b: KY
    Downing, Louisa, age 15, b: KY
    Downing, Hazard, age 10, b: KY

    family 52:
    Wells, Benjamin, age 20, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Lucinda, age 24, b: KY
    Wells, Nancy, 8 month, b: KY; Head of Household=Daniel Peyton Wells3,2

Family: Martha Mc Cauhan b. c 1850

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 KY Menifee Dry Ridge, family 49 - Daniel Wells.

Louisa Wells1,2

F, #12958, b. 1869
  • Reference: W008 ID154

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Harmon S Wells1,2

M, #12959, b. 1874
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Birth*: 18741,2

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Emma Wells1,2

F, #12960, b. 1877
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Birth*: 18771,2

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Georgeann Power1,2

F, #12961, b. 1 December 1854, d. 24 October 1922
  • Reference: W999 ID154
  • Married Name: 18 September 1870; Mrs. Wells (Power)

Family: Monroe Wells b. 27 Jan 1849, d. 19 Jan 1927

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953
    about Miss Lydia Lee Wells
    Name: Miss Lydia Lee Wells
    Death Date: 16 Oct 1945
    Death Location: Menifee
    Residence Location: Menifee
    Age: 62
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: White
    Birth Date: 2 May 1883
    Birth Location: Menifee, Kentucky
    Father's Name: Monroe Wells
    Father's Birth Location: Bath, Kentucky
    Mother's Name: George Ann Powers
    Mother's Birth Location: Bath, Kentucky

    .
  4. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953
    about Ben Wells
    Name: Ben Wells
    Death Date: 8 Apr 1950
    Death Location: Menifee
    Residence Location: Menifee
    Age: 74
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: White
    Birth Date: 29 Sep 1875
    Birth Location: Menifee, Kentucky
    Father's Name: Roe Wells
    Mother's Name: George Ann Powers

    .

Turner Wells1,2

M, #12962, b. 6 June 1871, d. 8 April 1910
  • Reference: W008 ID154

Family: Maude Caudill b. c 1880

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Alfred Bach1,2

M, #12963, b. circa 1870
  • Reference: W999 ID154
  • Name Variation: Alfred Back3,2

Family: Lela B Wells b. 10 Feb 1874, d. 26 Jul 1938

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Kentucky Death Records Menifee.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.

Lela B Wells1,2

F, #12964, b. 10 February 1874, d. 26 July 1938
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Name Variation: Ida Wells4,2
  • Married Name: 1893; Mrs. Back (Wells)
  • Married Name: circa 1900; Mrs. Bach (Wells)

Family: Alfred Bach b. c 1870

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953
    Name: Ida Bach
    [Ida Wells]
    Death Date: 26 Jul 1938
    Death Location: Menifee
    Residence Location: Menifee
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: White
    Birth Location: Menifee
    Spouse's Name: Alfred
    Father's Name: Monroe Wells
    Father's Birth Location: Bath
    Mother's Name: Georgie Annie Powers
    Mother's Birth Location: Menifee

    .
  4. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Kentucky Death Records Menifee.

Allen D Wells1,2

M, #12965, b. 17 April 1877, d. 19 February 1918
  • Reference: W008 ID154

Family: Eliza Lyons

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Mary Wells1,2

F, #12966, b. 1879, d. 1957
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Married Name: Mrs. Montgomery (Wells)

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

John T Wells1,2

M, #12967, b. 1872
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 12 June 1880; Ridge, Menifee Co., Kentucky, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Bengmin Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Home in 1880:      Ridge, Menifee, Kentucky, USA
    Dwelling Number:      262
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Lucinda Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace:      Indiana
    Occupation:      Laborer
    Months Not Employed:      6
    Cannot Read:      Yes
    Cannot Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Bengmin Wells      30
    Lucinda Wells      34
    Nancy A. Wells      10
    John T. Wells      8
    Sarrah Wells      6
    Perry Wells      3; Head of Household=Benjamin Franklin Wells

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sarah Wells1,2

F, #12968, b. 20 January 1874
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 12 June 1880; Ridge, Menifee Co., Kentucky, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Bengmin Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Home in 1880:      Ridge, Menifee, Kentucky, USA
    Dwelling Number:      262
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Lucinda Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace:      Indiana
    Occupation:      Laborer
    Months Not Employed:      6
    Cannot Read:      Yes
    Cannot Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Bengmin Wells      30
    Lucinda Wells      34
    Nancy A. Wells      10
    John T. Wells      8
    Sarrah Wells      6
    Perry Wells      3; Head of Household=Benjamin Franklin Wells

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Perry Wells1,2

M, #12969, b. 1877
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 12 June 1880; Ridge, Menifee Co., Kentucky, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Bengmin Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Home in 1880:      Ridge, Menifee, Kentucky, USA
    Dwelling Number:      262
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Lucinda Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace:      Indiana
    Occupation:      Laborer
    Months Not Employed:      6
    Cannot Read:      Yes
    Cannot Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Bengmin Wells      30
    Lucinda Wells      34
    Nancy A. Wells      10
    John T. Wells      8
    Sarrah Wells      6
    Perry Wells      3; Head of Household=Benjamin Franklin Wells

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Edmund Wells1,2

M, #12970, b. 1833
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 21 September 1850; Morgan Co., Kentucky, USA;
    1850 KY Morgan, family 954
    Wells, Benjamin, age 48, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 48, b: KY
    Wells, Jane, age 22, b: KY
    Wells, Edmund, age 17, b: KY
    Wells, Thomas, age 15, b: KY
    Wells, Daniel, age 11, b: KY
    Wells, Sarah, age 9, b: KY
    Wells, Millicent, age 19, b: KY
    ; Head of Household=Benjamin Franklin Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 22 July 1860; Morgan Co., Kentucky, USA;
    1860 KY Morgan Div 2, family 501
    Wells, Edmund, age 26, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Georgie A, age 25, b; KY
    Wells, Joseph, age 2, b: KY
    Wells, William, age 8 months, b: KY; Household Member=Georgeann Warner, Household Member=Joseph Wells, Household Member=William L Wells3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; West Liberty, Morgan Co., Kentucky, USA;
    1870 KY Morgan West Liberty, family 11
    Wells, Edmund, age 37, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Georgie Ann, age 35, b: KY
    Wells, Joseph, age 12, b: KY
    Wells, William, age 10, b; KY
    Wells, Sarah, age 8, b; KY
    Wells, Leonard, age 6, b: KY

    (father family 10 and brother family 12); Household Member=Georgeann Warner, Household Member=Joseph Wells, Household Member=William L Wells, Household Member=Sarah Wells, Household Member=Leonard Wells5,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 11 June 1880; West Liberty, Morgan Co., Kentucky, USA;
    1880 KY Morgan West Liberty, ED83, family 206
    Wells, Edmon, age 47, farmer, b: KY
    Wells, Ann, age 47, b: KY
    Wells, Joseph, age 22, b: KY
    Wells, William, age 20, b; KY
    Wells, Lenard, age 16, b: KY; Household Member=Leonard Wells, Household Member=Joseph Wells, Household Member=Georgeann Warner, Household Member=William L Wells6,2

Family 1: Georgeann Warner b. 14 Feb 1820, d. 5 Mar 1894

Family 2: Polly Ann Yocum b. c 1860

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 KY Morgan Div 2, family 501 - Edmund Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 KY Morgan, family 954 - Benjamin F Wills.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 KY Morgan West Liberty, family 11 - Edmund Wells.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1880 KY Morgan West Liberty, ED83, family 206 - Edmon Welles.

Thomas Richard Wells1,2

M, #12971, b. March 1873, d. 24 December 1912
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
    about James Wells
    Name: James Wells
    Home in 1880: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 39
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841
    [1828]
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Marinda Wells
    Father's birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's birthplace: Kentucky
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Cannot read/write:

    Blind:

    Deaf and dumb:

    Otherwise disabled:

    Idiotic or insane: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    James Wells 39
    Marinda Wells 38
    Perry Wells 12
    Sarah J. Wells 11
    Isaac H. Wells 9
    Thomas R. Wells 7
    Henry L. Wells 4
    Jackson E. Wells 4
    John M. Wells 2m

    ; Head of Household=James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1895; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about James Wells
    Name: James Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1895
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 152
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1830
    Race: White
    Line: 30
    Roll: v115_91
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    James Wells 65
    Mirinda Wells 50
    Pery T Wells 27
    Isaac H Wells 23
    Thomas R Wells 22
    H L Wells 18
    J E Wells 15
    John L Wells 13
    Mary E Wells 11
    Allis B Wells 8

    ; Head of Household=James Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Home in 1900: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 27
    Birth Date: Mar 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophie Wells
    Marriage Year: 1897
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 3
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 27
    Sophie Wells 22
    Florence E Wells 2
    Mamie Wells 10/12

    ; Household Member=Florence Evelyn Wells, Household Member=Mamie Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Sophia Florence Griffis
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Florence Evelyn Wells, Household Member=Mamie Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Chloe Tilden Wells, Household Member=Richard Clinton Wells, Household Member=Sophia Florence Griffis
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Household Member=Florence Evelyn Wells, Household Member=Mamie Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Chloe Tilden Wells, Household Member=Richard Clinton Wells, Household Member=Sophia Florence Griffis

Family: Sophia Florence Griffis b. 7 Mar 1879, d. 22 Feb 1945

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Don Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID376_~1.GED and imported on 07/25/2008 at 14:46:54.,_ID376 _Researcher.

Sophia Florence Griffis1,2

F, #12972, b. 7 March 1879, d. 22 February 1945
  • Reference: W999 ID154
  • Married Name: 9 July 1897; Mrs. Wells (Griffis)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Home in 1900: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 27
    Birth Date: Mar 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophie Wells
    Marriage Year: 1897
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 3
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 27
    Sophie Wells 22
    Florence E Wells 2
    Mamie Wells 10/12

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1915; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sopha Wells
    Name: Sopha Wells
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence County: Pottawatomie
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Rock Creek
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 26
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
    Race: White
    Line: 26
    Roll: ks1915_188
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sopha Wells 37
    Ike Wells 44
    John Wells 34
    Mamaie Wells 15
    Chloe Wells 13
    Richard Wells 10

    ; Household Member=Mamie Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Chloe Tilden Wells, Household Member=Richard Clinton Wells, Household Member=Florence Evelyn Wells, Household Member=John Morgan Wells, Household Member=Isaac Harrison Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about Richard Wells
    Name: Richard Wells
    Home in 1920: Manhattan Ward 1, Riley, Kansas
    Age: 16
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Step Son
    [Stepson]
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Name: Sophia Walden
    Mother's Birth Place: Kansas
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Marion T Walden 51
    Sophia Walden 41
    Richard Wells 16
    William A Flick 50
    Wallace Swanson 54

    ; Head of Household=Richard Clinton Wells
  • Married Name: before 1920; Mrs. Walden (Griffis)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1925; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Richard C Wells
    Name: Richard C Wells
    Census Date: 1925
    Residence County: Riley
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Manhattan
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Marital Status: Single
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904
    Race: White
    Relation: Son
    Line: 22
    Roll: KS1925_128
    Mother's Name: Sophie Wells
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sophie Wells 46
    Richard C Wells 21

    Riley County Kansas 1925 Decennial Agricultural State census
    about Sophie Wells
    Given Name: Sophie
    Surname: Wells
    KS State Historical Society Microfilm Roll #: KSHS128
    City/Township: Manhattan City
    Section: 04
    Page #: 28
    Relationship to Head of Household: H
    Gender: F (Female)
    Race: White
    Age: 46
    Marital Status: W
    Place of Birth: KS
    Occupation: Hotel Proprietor
    ; Head of Household=Richard Clinton Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1930; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; 1930 United States Federal Census
    about Sophia Wells
    Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1930: Manhattan, Riley, Kansas
    View Map
    Age: 50
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1880
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military Service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Sophia Wells 50
    Richard Wells 26
    Newell Plummer 24
    Lola Garrison 36

    ; Head of Household=Richard Clinton Wells

Family 1: Thomas Richard Wells b. Mar 1873, d. 24 Dec 1912

Family 2: Marion T Walden b. 1869

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Florence Evelyn Wells1,2

F, #12973, b. 21 April 1898, d. 21 September 1915
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Home in 1900: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 27
    Birth Date: Mar 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophie Wells
    Marriage Year: 1897
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 3
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 27
    Sophie Wells 22
    Florence E Wells 2
    Mamie Wells 10/12

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1915; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sopha Wells
    Name: Sopha Wells
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence County: Pottawatomie
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Rock Creek
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 26
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
    Race: White
    Line: 26
    Roll: ks1915_188
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sopha Wells 37
    Ike Wells 44
    John Wells 34
    Mamaie Wells 15
    Chloe Wells 13
    Richard Wells 10

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Mamie Elizabeth Wells1,2

F, #12974, b. July 1899
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Home in 1900: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 27
    Birth Date: Mar 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophie Wells
    Marriage Year: 1897
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 3
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 27
    Sophie Wells 22
    Florence E Wells 2
    Mamie Wells 10/12

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1915; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sopha Wells
    Name: Sopha Wells
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence County: Pottawatomie
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Rock Creek
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 26
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
    Race: White
    Line: 26
    Roll: ks1915_188
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sopha Wells 37
    Ike Wells 44
    John Wells 34
    Mamaie Wells 15
    Chloe Wells 13
    Richard Wells 10

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Chloe Tilden Wells1,2

F, #12975, b. 12 January 1902, d. 22 May 1983
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1915; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sopha Wells
    Name: Sopha Wells
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence County: Pottawatomie
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Rock Creek
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 26
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
    Race: White
    Line: 26
    Roll: ks1915_188
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sopha Wells 37
    Ike Wells 44
    John Wells 34
    Mamaie Wells 15
    Chloe Wells 13
    Richard Wells 10

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Richard Clinton Wells1,2

M, #12976, b. 16 September 1903, d. 20 November 1975
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1905; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about T R Wells
    Name: T R Wells
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1905
    Residence County: Marshall
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Clear Fork
    Birth Location: Kentucky
    Family Number: 147
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1874
    Race: White
    Line: 18
    Roll: ks1905_94
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    T R Wells 31
    Sophia Wells 21
    Florence Wells 7
    Mamie Wells 5
    Chloe Wells 3
    Richard Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Thomas R Wells
    Name: Thomas R Wells
    Age in 1910: 37
    Estimated Birth Year: 1873
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1910: Rock Creek, Pottawatomie, Kansas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Thomas R Wells 37
    Sophia Wells 32
    Florence Wells 12
    Mayme Wells 10
    Chloe Wells 8
    Richard Wells 6

    ; Head of Household=Thomas Richard Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1915; Rock Creek, Pottawatomie Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sopha Wells
    Name: Sopha Wells
    Census Date: 1915
    Residence County: Pottawatomie
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Rock Creek
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Family Number: 26
    Gender: Female
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1878
    Race: White
    Line: 26
    Roll: ks1915_188
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sopha Wells 37
    Ike Wells 44
    John Wells 34
    Mamaie Wells 15
    Chloe Wells 13
    Richard Wells 10

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about Richard Wells
    Name: Richard Wells
    Home in 1920: Manhattan Ward 1, Riley, Kansas
    Age: 16
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Step Son
    [Stepson]
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Name: Sophia Walden
    Mother's Birth Place: Kansas
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Marion T Walden 51
    Sophia Walden 41
    Richard Wells 16
    William A Flick 50
    Wallace Swanson 54

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1925; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Richard C Wells
    Name: Richard C Wells
    Census Date: 1925
    Residence County: Riley
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Manhattan
    Birth Location: Kansas
    Marital Status: Single
    Gender: Male
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1904
    Race: White
    Relation: Son
    Line: 22
    Roll: KS1925_128
    Mother's Name: Sophie Wells
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sophie Wells 46
    Richard C Wells 21

    Riley County Kansas 1925 Decennial Agricultural State census
    about Sophie Wells
    Given Name: Sophie
    Surname: Wells
    KS State Historical Society Microfilm Roll #: KSHS128
    City/Township: Manhattan City
    Section: 04
    Page #: 28
    Relationship to Head of Household: H
    Gender: F (Female)
    Race: White
    Age: 46
    Marital Status: W
    Place of Birth: KS
    Occupation: Hotel Proprietor
    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1930; Manhattan, Riley Co., Kansas, USA; 1930 United States Federal Census
    about Sophia Wells
    Name: Sophia Wells
    Home in 1930: Manhattan, Riley, Kansas
    View Map
    Age: 50
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1880
    Birthplace: Kansas
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military Service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Sophia Wells 50
    Richard Wells 26
    Newell Plummer 24
    Lola Garrison 36

    ; Head of Household=Sophia Florence Griffis

Family: Bess M Swenson b. 21 Mar 1909, d. 4 May 1983

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sarah Jane Wells1,2

F, #12977, b. December 1869, d. 1946
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Name Variation: Sallie Wells3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Mudlick, Bath Co., Kentucky, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
    about James Wells
    Name: James Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Age in 1870: 42
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Home in 1870: Mudlick, Bath, Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    James Wells 42
    Maranda Wells 24
    Perry Wells 2
    Sarah Wells 9/12

    ; Head of Household=James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Clear Fork, Marshall Co., Kansas, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
    about James Wells
    Name: James Wells
    Home in 1880: Clear Fork, Marshall, Kansas
    Age: 39
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841
    [1828]
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's Name: Marinda Wells
    Father's birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's birthplace: Kentucky
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Cannot read/write:

    Blind:

    Deaf and dumb:

    Otherwise disabled:

    Idiotic or insane: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    James Wells 39
    Marinda Wells 38
    Perry Wells 12
    Sarah J. Wells 11
    Isaac H. Wells 9
    Thomas R. Wells 7
    Henry L. Wells 4
    Jackson E. Wells 4
    John M. Wells 2m

    ; Head of Household=James Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1890; Mrs. Dennis (Wells)

Family: George Dennis b. c 1870

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Don Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID376_~1.GED and imported on 07/25/2008 at 14:46:54.,_ID376 _Researcher.

George Dennis1,2

M, #12978, b. circa 1870
  • Reference: W999 ID154

Family: Sarah Jane Wells b. Dec 1869, d. 1946

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Henry Wells1,2

M, #12979, b. 24 March 1894, d. 18 August 1954
  • Reference: W008 ID154

Family: Zells Craig b. c 1960

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Thomas N Wells1,2

M, #12980, b. 15 August 1889, d. 28 December 1918
  • Reference: W008 ID154

Family: Bethel Thomas b. c 1890

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sarah Wells1,2

F, #12981, b. September 1891
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Birth*: September 18911,2

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Katherine Wells1,2

F, #12982, b. 16 June 1897, d. 16 March 1932
  • Reference: W008 ID154
  • Married Name: Mrs. Stamper (Wells)

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Charles Stamper1,2

M, #12983
  • Reference: W999 ID154

Family: Katherine Wells b. 16 Jun 1897, d. 16 Mar 1932

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Maude Caudill1,2

F, #12984, b. circa 1880
  • Reference: W999 ID154
  • Married Name: 1900; Mrs. Wells (Caudill)

Family: Turner Wells b. 6 Jun 1871, d. 8 Apr 1910

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Gertie Wells1,2

F, #12985, b. circa 1880
  • Reference: W999 ID999

Family: Benjamin Wells b. 29 Sep 1875, d. 8 Apr 1950

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Eliza Lyons1,2

F, #12986
  • Reference: W999 ID154
  • Married Name: Mrs. Wells (Lyons)

Family: Allen D Wells b. 17 Apr 1877, d. 19 Feb 1918

Citations

  1. Richard Lyons Wells,_ID154 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.