Roy Charles Wells

M, #119852, b. 1873, d. 1923
  • Birth*: 1873
  • Death*: 1923

Catherine Silvernail

F, #119853, b. 1805
  • Birth*: 1805
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1825; Groom=James Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1825; Mrs. Wells (Silvernail)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Troy, Geauga Co., Ohio, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Post Office:      Magnolia
    Dwelling Number:      973
    Family Number:      974
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1400
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      60
    Catharine Wells      51
    Alvah Wells      22
    Mary Wells      27; Head of Household=James Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Magnolia, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Post Office:      Magnolia
    Dwelling Number:      973
    Family Number:      974
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1400
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      60
    Catharine Wells      51
    Alvah Wells      22
    Mary Wells      27; Head of Household=James Wells

Family: James Wells b. 1801, d. 7 Mar 1873

James Wells

M, #119854, b. 1801, d. 7 March 1873
  • Birth*: 1801; Ulster Co., New York, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1825; Bride=Catherine Silvernail
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1865; Bride=Emma Clarissa Reed
  • Death*: 7 March 1873; Magnolia, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; James Wells, b. abt 1800, and his first wife, Catherine Silvernail, had at least five children: Rachel Ann, Mary Elizabeth, Nelson, Alvah L. and Stephen V. Of those children, only Mary Elizabeth's death date and/or grave marker remain a mystery: Mary Elizabeth first married Alva Blair Hoard (1808-1896), together they had one child, a son named William Riley (1852-1911). Alva and Mary apparently divorced between 1870 and 1875, Mary remarried James Davis in Sep 1875. (See her mother Catherine's page for more detail on Mary Elizabeth.)

    James Wells married a second time to widow Emma Clarisa Dillree (nee Reed) sometime between 1863-70.
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Troy, Geauga Co., Ohio, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Post Office:      Magnolia
    Dwelling Number:      973
    Family Number:      974
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1400
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      60
    Catharine Wells      51
    Alvah Wells      22
    Mary Wells      27; Household Member=Catherine Silvernail, Household Member=Alva L Wells, Household Member=Stephen V Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1855; Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; Wisconsin, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1820-1890

    Name:      Jaems Wells
    [James Wells]
    State:      WI
    County:      Rock County
    Township:      Magnolia
    Year:      1855
    Database:      WI 1855 State Census Index
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Magnolia, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Post Office:      Magnolia
    Dwelling Number:      973
    Family Number:      974
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1400
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      60
    Catharine Wells      51
    Alvah Wells      22
    Mary Wells      27; Household Member=Catherine Silvernail, Household Member=Alva L Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Magnolia, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age in 1870:      68
    Birth Year:      abt 1802
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      38
    Home in 1870:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Inferred Spouse:      Emma Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      68
    Emma Wells      58; Household Member=Emma Clarissa Reed

Family 1: Catherine Silvernail b. 1805

Emma Clarissa Reed

F, #119855
  • Married Name: circa 1850; Mrs. Emma Clarissa Dilree (Read)
  • Married Name: circa 1865; Mrs. Wells (Reed)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Magnolia, Rock Co., Wisconsin, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age in 1870:      68
    Birth Year:      abt 1802
    Birthplace:      New York
    Dwelling Number:      38
    Home in 1870:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Inferred Spouse:      Emma Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      68
    Emma Wells      58; Head of Household=James Wells

Family: James Wells b. 1801, d. 7 Mar 1873

Nelson Wells

M, #119856, b. 1834, d. 20 May 1886

Stephen V Wells

M, #119857, b. 1841, d. 9 April 1854
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Troy, Geauga Co., Ohio, USAG; 1860 United States Federal Census

    Name:      James Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1800
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      New York
    Home in 1860:      Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin
    Post Office:      Magnolia
    Dwelling Number:      973
    Family Number:      974
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Real Estate Value:      1400
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James Wells      60
    Catharine Wells      51
    Alvah Wells      22
    Mary Wells      27; Head of Household=James Wells

Catherine _____

F, #119858, b. 1828

Family:

John R Wells

M, #119859, b. 1844

Family: Mary Ann _____ b. 1838

Mary Ann _____

F, #119860, b. 1838
  • Married Name: circa 1860; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Green, Mecosta Co., Michigan, USAG; 1880 Census Green Mecosta, Michigan
    Wills, John R, 36, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. Vermont
    -, Mary Ann, 32, b. OH
    -, Alfred, 11
    -, Austin, 4
    Bunnell, Delos P, brother, 39, b. NY
    -, William H, son, 13, b. MI; Head of Household=John R Wells

Family: John R Wells b. 1844

Alfred Wells

M, #119861, b. 1869
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Green, Mecosta Co., Michigan, USAG; 1880 Census Green Mecosta, Michigan
    Wills, John R, 36, b. NY, father b. NY, mother b. Vermont
    -, Mary Ann, 32, b. OH
    -, Alfred, 11
    -, Austin, 4
    Bunnell, Delos P, brother, 39, b. NY
    -, William H, son, 13, b. MI; Head of Household=John R Wells

Delilah Tussinger

F, #119862, b. 1840
  • Name Variation: circa 1860; Mrs. Delilah Thompson (Tussinger); Joseph B Thompson (one child: Henry L Thompson)

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    Name:      Henry L. Thompson
    Birth Date:      15 Dec 1868
    Birth Place:      Minnesota
    Death Date:      23 May 1918
    Death Place:      Canton, Fulton, Illinois
    Burial Date:      26 May 1918
    Burial Place:      Canton, Ill.
    Death Age:      49
    Occupation:      Decorater Painter
    Race:      White
    Marital status:      S
    Gender:      Male
    Father Name:      Joseph B. Thompson
    Father Birth Place:      Virginia
    Mother Name:      Deliah Tussinger
    FHL Film Number:      1543997
  • Married Name: 25 January 1863; Mrs. Wells (Tussinger)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Berlin, Erie Co., Ohio, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Delia Wells
    Age in 1870:      39
    Birth Year:      abt 1831
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Dwelling Number:      71
    Home in 1870:      Berlin, Erie, Ohio
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Occupation:      Keeping House
    Personal Estate Value:      400
    Real Estate Value:      480
    Inferred Children:      Minnie Wells
    Anna Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Delia Wells      39
    Minnie Wells      10
    Anna Wells      7

Family: E Wells b. c 1850

E Wells

M, #119863, b. circa 1850

Family: Delilah Tussinger b. 1840

Elizabeth Ann Peperill

F, #119864, b. circa 1794
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Wells (Peperill)

Family: David B Wells b. 1810, d. 1850

David B Wells

M, #119865, b. 1810, d. 1850

Family: Elizabeth Ann Peperill b. c 1794

John Wells

M, #119866, b. 1755, d. 30 March 1803

Family:

Jane Evans

F, #119867, b. 1764, d. 31 May 1842
  • Married Name: 17 October 1783; Mrs. Wells (Evans)
  • Name Variation: October 1793; Mrs. Jane Thompson (Evans);
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    1751–1823

Family: Benjamin Wells b. c 1755

Benjamin Wells

M, #119868, b. circa 1755

Family: Jane Evans b. 1764, d. 31 May 1842

Benjamin P Wells

M, #119869, b. 1790

Sarah L Simmons

F, #119870, b. 1850, d. 1925
  • Married Name: 1871; Mrs. Wells (Simmons)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sugar Town, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Jno. J. Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1880:      Sugar Town, Calcasieu, Louisiana, USA
    Dwelling Number:      110
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L. Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jno. J. Wells      30
    Sarah L. Wells      30
    Drucilla Wells      9
    Adalina Wells      7
    Flora Wells      5
    Marion Wells      3
    John A. Wells      1; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Sugar Town, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1900 United States Federal Census

    Name:      John J Wells
    Age:      50
    Birth Date:      Dec 1849
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1900:      Sugartown, Calcasieu, Louisiana
    Sheet Number:      10
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      163
    Family Number:      177
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L Wells
    Marriage Year:      1871
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Occupation:      Farmer And Stockman
    Months Not Employed:      0
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    House Owned or Rented:      R
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      F
    Farm or House:      F
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John J Wells      50
    Sarah L Wells      50
    Flarra Wells      25
    John A Wells      21
    Isaac Wells      18
    Theodore Wells      16
    Sarah L Wells      13
    Abner Wells      11
    Joseph M Wells      9; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1910 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      John J Wells
    [John J Wills]
    Age in 1910:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1910:      Police Jury Ward 7, Calcasieu, Louisiana
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Native Tongue:      English
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Industry:      General Farm
    Employer, Employee or Other:      Own Account
    Home Owned or Rented:      Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      Free
    Farm or House:      Farm
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Years Married:      40
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John J Wells      60
    Sarah L Wells      60
    Theodore Wells      26; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells

Family: John Joseph Wells b. 24 Dec 1849, d. 23 Sep 1934

Marion Harvey Wells

M, #119871, b. 1 April 1877, d. 10 December 1957
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sugar Town, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Jno. J. Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1880:      Sugar Town, Calcasieu, Louisiana, USA
    Dwelling Number:      110
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L. Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jno. J. Wells      30
    Sarah L. Wells      30
    Drucilla Wells      9
    Adalina Wells      7
    Flora Wells      5
    Marion Wells      3
    John A. Wells      1; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells

Family: Elizabeth Eola _____ b. 1884, d. 1973

Elizabeth Eola _____

F, #119872, b. 1884, d. 1973
  • Married Name: circa 1905; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Marion Harvey Wells b. 1 Apr 1877, d. 10 Dec 1957

John Albert Wells

M, #119873, b. March 1879, d. 1965
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Sugar Town, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1880 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Jno. J. Wells
    Age:      30
    Birth Date:      Abt 1850
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1880:      Sugar Town, Calcasieu, Louisiana, USA
    Dwelling Number:      110
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Self (Head)
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L. Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jno. J. Wells      30
    Sarah L. Wells      30
    Drucilla Wells      9
    Adalina Wells      7
    Flora Wells      5
    Marion Wells      3
    John A. Wells      1; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Sugar Town, Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, USAG; 1900 United States Federal Census

    Name:      John J Wells
    Age:      50
    Birth Date:      Dec 1849
    Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Home in 1900:      Sugartown, Calcasieu, Louisiana
    Sheet Number:      10
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      163
    Family Number:      177
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital status:      Married
    Spouse's name:      Sarah L Wells
    Marriage Year:      1871
    Father's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Mother's Birthplace:      Mississippi
    Occupation:      Farmer And Stockman
    Months Not Employed:      0
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    House Owned or Rented:      R
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      F
    Farm or House:      F
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    John J Wells      50
    Sarah L Wells      50
    Flarra Wells      25
    John A Wells      21
    Isaac Wells      18
    Theodore Wells      16
    Sarah L Wells      13
    Abner Wells      11
    Joseph M Wells      9; Head of Household=John Joseph Wells

Family: Mollie J Iles b. 1891, d. 1953

Mollie J Iles

F, #119874, b. 1891, d. 1953
  • Married Name: circa 1915; Mrs. Wells (Iles)

Family: John Albert Wells b. Mar 1879, d. 1965

Ellen _____

F, #119875, b. 1880
  • Married Name: circa 1900; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Isaac Wells b. 12 Dec 1881, d. 27 Jun 1951

Mary Jane Sandifer

F, #119876, b. 1901, d. 1941
  • Married Name: circa 1920; Mrs. Wells (Sandifer)

Family: Theodore Wells b. 12 Apr 1884, d. 5 Aug 1969

Willie Cornelia Carroll

F, #119877, b. 1879, d. 1968
  • Married Name: circa 1900; Mrs. Wells (Carroll)

Family: Ernest Joseph Wells b. 5 May 1872, d. 27 May 1927

Peter G Wells

M, #119878, b. 1856

George W Wells

M, #119879, b. 1822

Family: Mary A _____ b. 1840, d. a 1910

Mary A _____

F, #119880, b. 1840, d. after 1910
  • Married Name: circa 1859; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1910; Grainger Co., Tennessee, USAG; 1910 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Mary A Wells
    Age in 1910:      69
    Birth Year:      abt 1841
    Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Home in 1910:      Civil District 1, Grainger, Tennessee
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital status:      Divorced
    Father's Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Mother's Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Native Tongue:      English
    Occupation:      Own Income
    Farm or House:      House
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Years Married:      0
    Number of Children Born:      0
    Number of Children Living:      0
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Mary A Wells      69

Family: George W Wells b. 1822

Mary Ann Wells

F, #119881, b. 22 June 1840, d. 28 February 1926
  • Reference: W006
  • Birth*: 22 June 1840; Hawkins Co., Tennessee, USAG
  • Death*: 28 February 1926; Grainger Co., Tennessee, USAG; Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1958
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    Name:      Miss Mary Ann Wells
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Birth Place:      Hawkins, Tennessee, USA
    Death Date:      28 Feb 1926
    Death Place:      Rutledge, Grainger, Tennessee, USA
    Father:      Jeremiah Wells
    Mother:      Nancy Tressler
    Certificate Number:      3113
  • (Witness) Census: 1850; Hawkins Co., Tennessee, USAG; 1850 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Jeremiah Wells
    Age:      60
    Birth Year:      abt 1790
    Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Home in 1850:      District 6, Hawkins, Tennessee, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      26
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Jeremiah Wells      60
    Nancy Wells      42
    R Emeline Wells      20
    Nathaniel Wells      18
    Robert Wells      15
    Sarah Wells      12
    Mary Wells      10
    Rosanna Wells      6
    George Wells      2; Head of Household=Jeremiah Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1920; Grainger Co., Tennessee, USAG; 1920 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Mary A Wells
    Age:      79
    Birth Year:      abt 1841
    Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Home in 1920:      Civil District 7, Grainger, Tennessee
    Residence Date:      1920
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Sister
    Marital status:      Single
    Father's Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Mother's Birthplace:      Tennessee
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Able to Read:      Yes
    Able to Write:      Yes
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    George C Wells      66
    Mary J Wells      73
    Nancy Wells      40
    Katherine Wells      32
    Mary A Wells      79
    Rosa Long      39