John Wells

M, #119282, b. February 1812, d. February 1869
  • Birth*: February 1812; Louisiana, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1830; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; Bride=Mary _____
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 10 December 1845; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; Mississippi, Compiled Marriage Index, 1776-1935

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    Name:      John Wells
    Spouse:      Nancy Bridger
    Marriage Date:      10 Dec 1845
    County:      Claiborne; Bride=Nancy Bridger
  • Death*: February 1869
  • Burial*: February 1869; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG
  • Probate: 24 May 1869; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; Mississippi, Wills and Probate Records, 1780-1982
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    Name:      John Wells
    Probate Date:      24 Mar 1869
    Probate Place:      Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Inferred Death Year:      Abt 1869
    Inferred Death Place:      Mississippi, USA
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Louisiana
    Home in 1850:      District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      610
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      38
    Mary Wells      36
    Pearson Wells      14
    John Wells      12
    Wm Wells      4
    John Bridger      8
    Mary Bridger      16
    Smar Bridger      12
    Catherine Bridger      10
    Infant Wells      2
    Henry Sauls      44; Household Member=Mary _____, Household Member=William Wells, Household Member=_____ Wells, Household Member=Pearson Wells, Household Member=John Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Household Member=M H Wells, Household Member=C P Wells, Household Member=Pearson Wells, Household Member=John Wells, Household Member=Nancy Bridger, Household Member=William Wells

Family 1: Mary _____ b. 1814

Family 2: Nancy Bridger b. c 1825

Nancy Bridger

F, #119283, b. circa 1825
  • Married Name: 10 December 1845; Mrs. Wells (Bridger)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Head of Household=John Wells

Family: John Wells b. Feb 1812, d. Feb 1869

M H Wells

F, #119284, b. 1836
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Head of Household=John Wells

C P Wells

F, #119285, b. 1833
  • Married Name: circa 1855; Mrs. C P Newson (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Head of Household=John Wells

Pearson Wells

M, #119286, b. December 1835, d. May 1870
  • Name Variation: Percy Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Louisiana
    Home in 1850:      District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      610
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      38
    Mary Wells      36
    Pearson Wells      14
    John Wells      12
    Wm Wells      4
    John Bridger      8
    Mary Bridger      16
    Smar Bridger      12
    Catherine Bridger      10
    Infant Wells      2
    Henry Sauls      44; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Head of Household=John Wells

John Wells

M, #119287, b. 1838
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Louisiana
    Home in 1850:      District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      610
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      38
    Mary Wells      36
    Pearson Wells      14
    John Wells      12
    Wm Wells      4
    John Bridger      8
    Mary Bridger      16
    Smar Bridger      12
    Catherine Bridger      10
    Infant Wells      2
    Henry Sauls      44; Head of Household=John Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      49
    Birth Year:      abt 1811
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      Louisiana
    Home in 1860:      Police District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi
    Post Office:      Port Gibson
    Dwelling Number:      58
    Family Number:      50
    Occupation:      Planter
    Real Estate Value:      35000
    Personal Estate Value:      75000
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      49
    Nancy Wells      45
    C P Newson      27
    M H Wells      24
    Percy Wells      24
    John Wells      22
    Jno Bridger      19
    Wm Wells      14
    Wm Kemp      12
    Eph Woods      27; Head of Household=John Wells

Mary _____

F, #119288, b. 1814
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Louisiana
    Home in 1850:      District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      610
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      38
    Mary Wells      36
    Pearson Wells      14
    John Wells      12
    Wm Wells      4
    John Bridger      8
    Mary Bridger      16
    Smar Bridger      12
    Catherine Bridger      10
    Infant Wells      2
    Henry Sauls      44; Head of Household=John Wells

Family: John Wells b. Feb 1812, d. Feb 1869

_____ Wells

F, #119289, b. 1848
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John Wells
    Age:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Louisiana
    Home in 1850:      District 5, Claiborne, Mississippi, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      610
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John Wells      38
    Mary Wells      36
    Pearson Wells      14
    John Wells      12
    Wm Wells      4
    John Bridger      8
    Mary Bridger      16
    Smar Bridger      12
    Catherine Bridger      10
    Infant Wells      2
    Henry Sauls      44; Head of Household=John Wells

Corp. James Wells

M, #119290, b. circa 1800, d. before 3 August 1863
  • Milt-Event*: circa 1863; Ohio, USA; possible Asst. Surgeon in 176th Ohio Infantry.

Family: Clarissa P _____ b. c 1810, d. a 5 Nov 1869

Clarissa P _____

F, #119291, b. circa 1810, d. after 5 November 1869
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • Milt-Event*: before 5 November 1863; Ohio, USA;
    Widow's Pension Application
    Clarissa P Wells
    deceased husband: James Wells
    Company D, 14th Ohio Infantry
    application: 37775
    certificate: 22330

Family: Corp. James Wells b. c 1800, d. b 3 Aug 1863

E Wells

F, #119292, b. circa 1840
  • Milt-Event*: before 3 August 1863; Ohio, USA; Minor's pension application:
    E. Scribner
    application: 104,513
    certificate: 102,893
  • Married Name: before 3 August 1863; Mrs. E Scribner (Wells); Minor's pension application

Dr. James Wells M.D.

M, #119293, b. 1750, d. 11 January 1806
  • Birth*: 1750
  • Death*: 11 January 1806;
    Wells, James, Surgeon, 24 April, 1799 [must be date of service],
    Last appearance on Records of Navy Department 11 Jan 1806. Dead
  • Burial*: 11 January 1806
  • Milit-Beg*: 24 April 1799; on military records appears to be date inducted.
  • Milt-Event*: 11 January 1806

Lavina Durbin

F, #119294, b. 1831, d. 1882
  • Married Name: circa 1849; Mrs. Wells (Durbin)

Family: William Wells b. 26 Jun 1814, d. 16 Apr 1900

William Wells

M, #119295, b. 26 June 1814, d. 16 April 1900

Family: Lavina Durbin b. 1831, d. 1882

William Americus Wells

M, #119296, b. 9 December 1850, d. 12 April 1860

Georgia Wells

F, #119297, b. 1856, d. 1948
  • Birth*: 1856
  • Death*: 1948
  • Married Name: circa 1870; Mrs. Georgia Bjorkgren (Wells)

Loretta Cecelia O'Connell

F, #119298, b. 1884, d. 1944
  • Married Name: 1917; Mrs. Wells (O'Connell)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USAG; 1930 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar M Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1872
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      New York
    Marital status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Bedford, Westchester, New York, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    Street address:      High Street
    Dwelling Number:      131
    Family Number:      164
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Home Value:      15, 000
    Radio Set:      Yes
    Lives on Farm:      No
    Age at first Marriage:      21
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Marker
    Industry:      Road
    Class of Worker:      Wage or salary worker
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar M Wells      58
    Loretta Wells      42
    John Wells      11
    Loretta Wells      10
    Eileen Wells      7; Head of Household=Oscar Minot Wells

Family: Oscar Minot Wells b. 15 Apr 1871, d. 17 Jul 1947

Sarah Euphemia Wallace

F, #119299, b. 1845, d. 1929
  • Married Name: 11 September 1867; Mrs. Wells (Wallace)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USAG; 1910 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Oscer M Wells
    [Oscar M Wells]
    Age in 1910:      38
    Birth Year:      abt 1872
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1910:      Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut
    Street:      Washington Terraces
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Son
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Hettie Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's name:      Sarah C Wells
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Native Tongue:      English
    Occupation:      Printer
    Industry:      Newspaper
    Employer, Employee or Other:      Wage Earner
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Years Married:      16
    Out of Work:      N
    Number of weeks out of work:      0
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Sarah C Wells      63
    Oscer M Wells      38
    Hettie Wells      35
    Liman H Wells      15; Head of Household=Oscar Minot Wells

Family: Oscar J Wells b. 1840, d. 1874

Oscar J Wells

M, #119300, b. 1840, d. 1874
  • (Household Member) Census: 1840; Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1840 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah P Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):      Kings, New York
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5:      1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29:      1
    Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade:      1
    Free White Persons - Under 20:      1
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:      2
    Total Free White Persons:      3
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:      3; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

Family: Sarah Euphemia Wallace b. 1845, d. 1929

Sarah J Keyes

F, #119301, b. 1822, d. 2 October 1900
  • Birth*: 1822
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1840; New York, USAG; Groom=Jeremiah P Wells
  • Death*: 2 October 1900; Port Jefferson (Setauket), Suffolk Co., New York, USAG; U.S., Presbyterian Church Records, 1701-1970
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    Name:      Mrs Sarah J Wells
    Death Age:      78
    Event Type:      Burial
    Birth Date:      abt 1822
    Death Date:      1900
    Burial Date:      2 Oct 1900
    Burial Place:      Setauket, New York, USA
    Church:      Setauket Presbyterian Church
  • (Household Member) Census: 1840; Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1840 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah P Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):      Kings, New York
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5:      1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29:      1
    Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade:      1
    Free White Persons - Under 20:      1
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:      2
    Total Free White Persons:      3
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:      3; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Mrs. Wells (Keyes)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

Family: Jeremiah P Wells b. 1816, d. 8 Aug 1855

Jeremiah P Wells

M, #119302, b. 1816, d. 8 August 1855
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1840 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah P Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):      Kings, New York
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5:      1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29:      1
    Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade:      1
    Free White Persons - Under 20:      1
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:      2
    Total Free White Persons:      3
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:      3; Household Member=Oscar J Wells, Household Member=Sarah J Keyes
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Household Member=John B Wells, Household Member=Eliza J Wells, Household Member=Phebe Wells, Household Member=Sarah J Keyes, Household Member=Oscar J Wells, Household Member=James P Wells
  • Newspaper*: 25 August 1855; New York Death Newspaper Extracts 1801-1890 (Barber Collection)

    Saturday, Augusta 25, 1855 Newspaper

    "Sing Sing, Fri. 24th Jeremiah P Wells formerly merchant of San Francisco"

    does this mean he died in Sing Sing Prison?
  • Residence: 1857; New York City, New York Co., New York, USAG; U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995

    Name:      Jeremiah P Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Spouse:      Sarah J Wells
    Publication Title:      New York, New York, City Directory, 1857
    "widow of Jeremiah P."
  • Residence*: 1878; New York City, New York Co., New York, USAG; U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995

    Name:      Jeremiah P Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Spouse:      Sarah J Wells
    Publication Title:      New York, New York, City Directory, 1878
    "widow of Jeremiah P."

Family: Sarah J Keyes b. 1822, d. 2 Oct 1900

James P Wells

M, #119303, b. 1840
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

John B Wells

M, #119304, b. 1843
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

Eliza J Wells

F, #119305, b. 1845
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

Phebe Wells

F, #119306, b. 1848
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Williamsburg, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      34
    Birth Year:      abt 1816
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Williamsburg, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1113
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      34
    Sarah J Wells      28
    Oscar J Wells      12
    Jas P Wells      10
    John Wells      7
    Eliza J Wells      5
    Phebe Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah P Wells

John Joseph Wells

M, #119307, b. 23 June 1918, d. 28 May 1990
  • Birth*: 23 June 1918; Bronx, Bronx Co., New York, USAG
  • Death*: 28 May 1990; Brownfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USAG; U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007
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    Name:      John Joseph Wells
    [John J Wells]
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birth Date:      23 Jun 1918
    Birth Place:      New York City, New York
    [New York Cit]
    Death Date:      28 May 1990
    Father:      Oscar M Wells
    Mother:      Loretta C Oconnell
    SSN:      129101430
    Notes:      Sep 1937: Name listed as JOHN JOSEPH WELLS; 03 Jun 1993: Name listed as JOHN J WELLS
  • Burial*: 28 May 1990; Brownfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USAG
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USAG; 1930 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Oscar M Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1872
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Birthplace:      New York
    Marital status:      Married
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Home in 1930:      Bedford, Westchester, New York, USA
    Map of Home:      View Map
    Street address:      High Street
    Dwelling Number:      131
    Family Number:      164
    Home Owned or Rented:      Owned
    Home Value:      15, 000
    Radio Set:      Yes
    Lives on Farm:      No
    Age at first Marriage:      21
    Attended School:      No
    Able to Read and Write:      Yes
    Father's Birthplace:      New York
    Mother's Birthplace:      New York
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Occupation:      Marker
    Industry:      Road
    Class of Worker:      Wage or salary worker
    Employment:      Yes
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Oscar M Wells      58
    Loretta Wells      42
    John Wells      11
    Loretta Wells      10
    Eileen Wells      7; Head of Household=Oscar Minot Wells
  • Residence*: 18 July 1947; Amherst, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USAG; fathers obit states lived in Amherst, MA

Jeremiah Wells

M, #119308, b. 1794
  • Occupation*: between 1826 and 1850; Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USAG; U.K. and U.S. Directories, 1680-1830
    U.K. and U.S. Directories, 1680-1830

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Dates:      1826-1850
    Location:      Brooklyn New York
    Title:      Chief Engineer, Fire Department, President of Incorporated Firemen
    Occupation(s):      builder building trades(m)
    Gender:      Male
    Address(es):      66, Poplar, Brooklyn, New York
    personal notes:      to raise funds to assist disabled firemen, widows and children of deceased firemen
    Office Holdings:      Other Office(s): Chief Engineer, Fire Department, President of Incorporated Firemen
    Source Date:      1829
    Source Info:      Listed in Spooner's Brooklyn Directory, for 1829, 1829, SPOONER, Alden. Brooklyn, N.Y.; Published by Alden Spooner, at the Office of the Star, No. 57, Fulton-street
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1840; Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1840 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):      Kings, New York
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:      1
    Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19:      1
    Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49:      1
    Persons Employed in Commerce:      1
    Persons Employed in Manufacture and Trade:      1
    Free White Persons - Under 20:      2
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:      3
    Total Free White Persons:      5
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:      5
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      58
    Birth Year:      abt 1792
    Birthplace:      New York
    Home in 1850:      Brooklyn Ward 11, Kings, New York, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      1718
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      58
    Mary Wells      56
    occ: carpenter
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1855; Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1794
    Age:      61
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Head
    Residence:      Brooklyn City, Ward 4, Kings, New York, USA
    District:      E.D. 1
    Household number:      212
    Line Number:      20
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      61
    Mary Wells      59
    [he works in Customs House]; Household Member=Mary _____

Family: Mary _____ b. 1796

Mary _____

F, #119309, b. 1796
  • Married Name: circa 1810; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1855; Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1794
    Age:      61
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Head
    Residence:      Brooklyn City, Ward 4, Kings, New York, USA
    District:      E.D. 1
    Household number:      212
    Line Number:      20
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      61
    Mary Wells      59
    [he works in Customs House]; Head of Household=Jeremiah Wells

Family: Jeremiah Wells b. 1794

Charles Wells

M, #119310, b. 1830

Family: Eloise _____ b. 1830

Eloise _____

F, #119311, b. 1830
  • Married Name: before 1860; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Charles Wells b. 1830