Mary B Wells1,2

F, #14726, b. 23 December 1860, d. 1860
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  4. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, born sometime after 12 Feb 1860.
  5. WELLS, Nova, Recipient: Robin S. Whitney, Author E-mail: e-mail address,Nova Wells, Generation 2.

Charles William Wells1,2,3,4

M, #14727, b. 14 January 1864, d. 17 March 1923
  • Reference: W011 ID262

Family: Anna Addeline Johnson b. 8 Jun 1865, d. 19 Jan 1953

Citations

  1. William on Shaffer notes and Nancy and Mike WELLS, his descendents.
  2. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  3. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family Group Sheet info.
  4. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  5. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, Notes from Dana Wells, grandson of Charley..
  6. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Anna Addeline Johnson1,2,3

F, #14728, b. 8 June 1865, d. 19 January 1953
  • Reference: W999 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher3,5
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • Name Variation: Addie Johnson1,4,3
  • Married Name: 5 April 1886; Mrs. Wells (Johnson)
  • (Household Member) Census*: 2 June 1900; Howard, Fremont Co., Colorado, USAG; Head of Household=Charles William Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Norwood, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about C W Wells
    Name: C W Wells
    Age in 1910: 46
    Estimated birth year: abt 1864
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Illinois
    Mother's Birth Place: Illinois
    Spouse's name: Anna A
    Home in 1910: Norwood, San Miguel, Colorado
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    C W Wells 46
    Anna A Wells 45
    George Lewis Wells 20
    Chas Elmer Wells 17
    Myrtle Anna Wells 16
    Willie Franklin Wells 13
    Daisy Wells 8
    Clarence Wells 3
    Alma Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Charles William Wells1,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1914; Norwood, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USAG1,6,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1920; Otis, Washington Co., Colorado, USAG;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about Charles W Wells
    Name: Charles W Wells
    Home in 1920: Otis, Washington, Colorado
    Age: 56
    Estimated birth year: abt 1864
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Anna A
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Image: 1037
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Charles W Wells 56
    Anna A Wells 54
    William F Wells 22
    Daisy Wells 17
    Clarence A Wells 13
    Alma Wells 11

    ; Head of Household=Charles William Wells

Family: Charles William Wells b. 14 Jan 1864, d. 17 Mar 1923

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family Group Sheet info.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, Notes from Dana Wells..
  5. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  6. Obituary of Mary E.F. Sanders JOHNSON, mother of Addie Johnson WELLS., 26 FEB 1914.

Henry Rediger1,2

M, #14729, b. circa 1875
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Mabel F Wells1,2

F, #14730, b. 6 June 1883, d. 5 April 1960
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Family: Giles Dodge b. c 1896, d. 1949

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  4. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, State only.
  5. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Add Area and County. Family Group Sheet info.

Giles Dodge1,2

M, #14731, b. circa 1896, d. 1949
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Mabel F Wells b. 6 Jun 1883, d. 5 Apr 1960

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Newman Anderson Wells1,2

M, #14732, b. 12 June 1848
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Family 1: Eunice Gladding b. 1844

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 8 April 1869; DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Ceremony performed by W. H. Turner, Minister of the Gospel. Original entry DeKalb County Marriages, Book C, page 81. My early notes gives no source for the marriage date.
    ; Bride=Eunice Gladding1,5,6,2

Family 2:

Family 3: Rebecca Davis b. c 1865

Family 4: Nannie M Marrs b. Dec 1868, d. 15 Oct 1912

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1850 Census, IL, 2 years of age on Census.
  4. MO Birth & Death Records, Ohio possible birthplace of Newman.
  5. 1870 Census, MO, Film Number: 593-774, Page 435, house #42, Family #41.
  6. Missouri Miscellany,Compiled by Mrs. Howard W. Woodruff, p. 87, Record of entry from Book B, 1867-1870, page 203 Book C, 1871-1878, page 81.
  7. Marriage Book, Book E, p. 91, Book E, p. 91.
  8. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  9. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..

Columbus Wells1,2

M, #14733, b. 10 June 1841, d. 27 November 1914
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • Birth*: 10 June 1841; Illinois, USAG; Originally the birth year of 1840 was calculated from early census records. Columbus was not included in the 1840 census which was taken on 27th of November of 1840 . He was listed as 10 years of age in 1850 cencus. On the 1900 census he is listed as born June 1841 and 58 years of age on 9 June 1900 so his actual day of birth would be after June 9th and before Jun 30th.2,3,1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1887; Texas, USAG; Two different names given in separate notes from family members. but the marriage of Antonia and Columbus is certain. On the census dated 9Jun 1900 they have beenn married for 13 years. Colubus is 58 and Antonia 30.; Bride=Antonia De La Garza2,3,1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: after 1910; Bride=Mary Muchades1,4
  • (Deceased) Death*: 27 November 1914; Nueces Co., Texas, USAG; Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Death Date: 27 Nov 1914
    Death County: Nueces
    Certificate: 23092
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher1,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher1,2
  • Occupation*: Texas, USAG; Rancher. Owned 57,000 acres in Texas with two other partners.
    2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1850; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birth Place: Ill
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lyons, Cook, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    Margaret Wells 40
    Mary E Wells 18
    George Wells 17
    Edmond Wells 15
    Catharine Wells 12
    Columbus Wells 10
    Nathaniel Wells 6
    A N Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Mary Margaret Polk2,5,1
  • Milt-Event: between 1861 and 1865; California, USAG; U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Side: Union
    Regiment State/Origin: California
    Regiment Name: 8 California Infantry.
    Regiment Name Expanded: 8th Regiment, California Infantry
    COMPANY: E
    Rank In: Private
    Rank In Expanded: Private
    Rank Out: Private
    Rank Out Expanded: Private
    Film Number: M533 roll 7
    1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Carondelet, St Louis Co., Missouri, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
    Report issue

    Name:      Columbus Walls
    Age in 1870:      21
    Birth Year:      abt 1849
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Dwelling Number:      316
    Home in 1870:      Carondelet, Saint Louis, Missouri
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      200
    Real Estate Value:      1500
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Columbus Walls      21
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 9 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Antonia Welle
    Name: Antonia Welle
    [Antonia Walls]
    [Antonia Wells]
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 30
    Birth Date: Jun 1869
    Birthplace: Texas
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Female
    Relationship to Head of House: Wife
    Father's Birthplace: Texas
    Mother's Birthplace: Mexico
    Mother: number of living children: 6
    Mother: How many children: 7
    Spouse's Name: Columbus
    Marriage Year: 1887
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 13
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Columbus Welle 58
    Antonia Welle 30
    Richard Welle 11
    Columbus Welle 10
    George Welle 1
    Margaret Welle 6
    Catherine Welle 4
    Lizzie Welle 2; Household Member=Antonia De La Garza, Household Member=Richard William Wells, Household Member=Columbus Wells, Household Member=George Wells, Household Member=Margurite Wells, Household Member=Catherine Wells, Household Member=Elizabeth Wells2,1
  • Occupation: 9 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG; Ranch Manager
    2,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    Name: Columbus Walls
    [Columbus Wells]
    Age in 1910: 67
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Home in 1910: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Columbus Walls 67
    Columbus Walls 20
    George Walls 18
    Maggie Walls 16
    Kastie Walls 14
    Lizzie Walls 11; Household Member=Elizabeth Wells, Household Member=Catherine Wells, Household Member=Margurite Wells, Household Member=George Wells, Household Member=Columbus Wells1

Family 1: Antonia De La Garza b. Jun 1869, d. b 1910

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1887; Texas, USAG; Two different names given in separate notes from family members. but the marriage of Antonia and Columbus is certain. On the census dated 9Jun 1900 they have beenn married for 13 years. Colubus is 58 and Antonia 30.; Bride=Antonia De La Garza2,3,1

Family 2: Mary Muchades

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  3. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family Group Sheet info.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  5. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..

Mary Elizabeth Wells1,2,3

F, #14734, b. 5 November 1832, d. 22 November 1857
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher3,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1850; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birth Place: Ill
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lyons, Cook, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    Margaret Wells 40
    Mary E Wells 18
    George Wells 17
    Edmond Wells 15
    Catharine Wells 12
    Columbus Wells 10
    Nathaniel Wells 6
    A N Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Mary Margaret Polk1,5,3
  • Married Name: 4 July 1857; Mrs. Cleal (Wells);
    Spouse

    Photo
    George Cleal

    1835–1918 (m. 1857)

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. 1850 Census, IL, Mary E..
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  5. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..

Catherine D Wells1,2

F, #14735, b. 1840, d. 1895
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher2,5
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher2,1
  • Nickname: Kate2,1
  • Name Variation: Katherine D Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1850; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birth Place: Ill
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lyons, Cook, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    Margaret Wells 40
    Mary E Wells 18
    George Wells 17
    Edmond Wells 15
    Catharine Wells 12
    Columbus Wells 10
    Nathaniel Wells 6
    A N Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Mary Margaret Polk1,6,2
  • Married Name: 11 January 1864; Mrs. Polk (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census*: 3 September 1870; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Samuel 37 and Catherine 30 years of age on
    1870 census -page 12, image 88; Head of Household=Samuel Polk1,7,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 4 June 1880; Camden Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Samuel 48 and Catherine 40 years of age on
    1880 census
    ; Head of Household=Samuel Polk1,2

Family: Samuel Polk b. 20 Sep 1832, d. 16 Dec 1893

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Family group sheet compiled by author, Robin S. Whitney. Various references used, not all recorded. Sources need to be re-identified., #17.
  4. Family Registry Index, Register No. 45281. Records of Albin Stewart Polk, compiled by Judy Fairchild, 910 S. Neel Ct., Kennewick, WA, (509)783-5182., Ancestral File submitted by: AFN:B337-DV.
  5. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  6. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..
  7. 1870 Census, MO, Film Number: 593-774, Dallas Township. Ancestry.com On-line images..

Edmund Polk Wells1,2

M, #14736, b. 15 January 1838, d. 5 September 1917
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • Birth*: 15 January 1838; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG; from death certificate1,2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 30 January 1868; DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Ceremony performed by C. W. LAWSON. Original entry, DeKalb County Marriage Records - Book B, page 203

    Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002

    Name:      Miss Rebecca S Carpenter
    Marriage Date:      30 Jan 1868
    Marriage Place:      DeKalb, Missouri, USA
    Spouse:      Edmund P Wells; Bride=Rebecca Susan Carpenter1,3,2
  • (Witness) Burial*: 19174,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 5 September 1917; McAllen, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG; Texas, Death Certificates, 1903-1982

    Name:      Delary Weler
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Place:      KY
    Spouse:      Margard Park
    Child:      Edmond Park Weles
    [born: 15 Jan 1838 Cook Co. IL died: 5 Sep 1917]4,2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher2,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1850; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birth Place: Ill
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lyons, Cook, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    Margaret Wells 40
    Mary E Wells 18
    George Wells 17
    Edmond Wells 15
    Catharine Wells 12
    Columbus Wells 10
    Nathaniel Wells 6
    A N Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Mary Margaret Polk1,5,2
  • Milit-Beg*: between 1861 and 1865; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG; Civil War Service - Private, CO F 37th Illinois Infantry1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 27 July 1870; Camden Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
    View 1870 United States Federal Census

    View blank form

    Report issue

    Name:      Edmund Wells
    Age in 1870:      32
    Birth Year:      abt 1838
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Dwelling Number:      57
    Home in 1870:      Camden, De Kalb, Missouri
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      800
    Real Estate Value:      400
    Inferred Spouse:      Rebecca Wells
    Inferred Children:      Mary M Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Edmund Wells      32
    Rebecca Wells      32
    Mary M Wells      1

    1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Margaret Wells
    Age in 1870:      58
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Dwelling Number:      57
    Home in 1870:      Camden, De Kalb, Missouri
    Gender:      Female
    Personal Estate Value:      300
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Margaret Wells      58; Household Member=Mary M Wells, Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter, Household Member=Mary Margaret Polk1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 3 June 1880; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond P. Wells
    Name: Edmond P. Wells
    Home in 1880: Dallas, De Kalb, Missouri
    Age: 9
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to head-of-household: Son
    Father's Name: Edmund
    Father's birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Name: Rebecca
    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund Wells 42
    Rebecca Wells 43
    Mary E. Wells 11
    Edmond P. Wells 9
    Delany C. Wells 7
    Kate D. Wells 4
    Margret Wells 66

    ; Household Member=Delaney Columbus Wells, Household Member=Edmund Polk Wells, Household Member=Adelia Kate Wells, Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter, Household Member=Mary M Wells, Household Member=Mary Margaret Polk1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1 March 1885; Fairfield Twp., Russell Co., Kansas, USAG; Lived next to his cousin W. P. WEEKS; Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1 March 1895; Fairfield Twp., Russell Co., Kansas, USAG; Lived next to his nephew Delaney Edmund ''Ed'' WELLS.; Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter1,2
  • Occupation*: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG; Saloon Keeper
    1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund P Wells
    Name: Edmund P Wells
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: Jan 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund P Wells 62
    Rebecca S Wells 63
    Edmund J Wells 29
    Delany C Wells 27
    Kate D Wells 24; Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter, Household Member=Edmund Polk Wells, Household Member=Delaney Columbus Wells, Household Member=Adelia Kate Wells1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 30 April 1910; Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Edward P Wells
    Name: Edward P Wells
    [Edmund P Wells]
    Age in 1910: 72
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Home in 1910: Justice Precinct 3, Hidalgo, Texas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward P Wells 72
    Rebecca S Wells 72
    Dela L Wells 15; Household Member=Rebecca Susan Carpenter, Household Member=Delia L Wells1,2

Family: Rebecca Susan Carpenter b. 4 Apr 1837, d. 27 Jan 1912

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 30 January 1868; DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Ceremony performed by C. W. LAWSON. Original entry, DeKalb County Marriage Records - Book B, page 203

    Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002

    Name:      Miss Rebecca S Carpenter
    Marriage Date:      30 Jan 1868
    Marriage Place:      DeKalb, Missouri, USA
    Spouse:      Edmund P Wells; Bride=Rebecca Susan Carpenter1,3,2

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Missouri Miscellany,Compiled by Mrs. Howard W. Woodruff, p. 87, Record of entry from Book B, 1867-1870, page 203.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  5. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..

Samuel Polk1,2,3,4,5

M, #14737, b. 20 September 1832, d. 16 December 1893
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Catherine D Wells b. 1840, d. 1895

Citations

  1. From Vera WELLS, ''He was the first cousin of his wife, Kate Wells.''
  2. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  3. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, No given name mentioned..
  4. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family info. Given name ''Samuel''..
  5. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  6. Family group sheet compiled by author, Robin S. Whitney. Various references used, not all recorded. Sources need to be re-identified., Lineage Chart #14.
  7. Polk records compiled by Burney Parker., Descendency Chart.
  8. Family group sheet compiled by author, Robin S. Whitney. Various references used, not all recorded. Sources need to be re-identified., #17.
  9. Family Registry Index, Register No. 45281. Records of Albin Stewart Polk, compiled by Judy Fairchild, 910 S. Neel Ct., Kennewick, WA, (509)783-5182., Ancestral File submitted by: AFN:B337-DV.
  10. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.
  11. 1870 Census, MO, Film Number: 593-774, Dallas Township. Ancestry.com On-line images..

Samuel Mack Barnett1,2,3

M, #14738, b. circa 1910
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Lenora Eileen Wells b. 16 Oct 1913, d. 6 Apr 1991

Citations

  1. Possible Mack Barnett.
  2. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Rebecca Susan Carpenter1,2,3,4

F, #14739, b. 4 April 1837, d. 27 January 1912
  • Reference: W999 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher4,5
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher4,1
  • Married Name: 30 January 1868; Mrs. Wells (Carpenter)
  • (Household Member) Census: 27 July 1870; Camden Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; 1870 United States Federal Census
    View 1870 United States Federal Census

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    Report issue

    Name:      Edmund Wells
    Age in 1870:      32
    Birth Year:      abt 1838
    Birthplace:      Illinois
    Dwelling Number:      57
    Home in 1870:      Camden, De Kalb, Missouri
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Occupation:      Farmer
    Male Citizen over 21:      Y
    Personal Estate Value:      800
    Real Estate Value:      400
    Inferred Spouse:      Rebecca Wells
    Inferred Children:      Mary M Wells
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Edmund Wells      32
    Rebecca Wells      32
    Mary M Wells      1

    1870 United States Federal Census

    Name:      Margaret Wells
    Age in 1870:      58
    Birth Year:      abt 1812
    Birthplace:      Kentucky
    Dwelling Number:      57
    Home in 1870:      Camden, De Kalb, Missouri
    Gender:      Female
    Personal Estate Value:      300
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Margaret Wells      58; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond P. Wells
    Name: Edmond P. Wells
    Home in 1880: Dallas, De Kalb, Missouri
    Age: 9
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to head-of-household: Son
    Father's Name: Edmund
    Father's birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Name: Rebecca
    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund Wells 42
    Rebecca Wells 43
    Mary E. Wells 11
    Edmond P. Wells 9
    Delany C. Wells 7
    Kate D. Wells 4
    Margret Wells 66

    ; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1885; Fairfield Twp., Russell Co., Kansas, USAG; Lived next to his cousin W. P. WEEKS; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4
  • (Household Member) Census: 1 March 1895; Fairfield Twp., Russell Co., Kansas, USAG; Lived next to his nephew Delaney Edmund ''Ed'' WELLS.; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4
  • Occupation*: 1 March 1895; Silk Weaver
    1,4
  • (Household Member) Census: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund P Wells
    Name: Edmund P Wells
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: Jan 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund P Wells 62
    Rebecca S Wells 63
    Edmund J Wells 29
    Delany C Wells 27
    Kate D Wells 24; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4
  • (Household Member) Census: 30 April 1910; Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Edward P Wells
    Name: Edward P Wells
    [Edmund P Wells]
    Age in 1910: 72
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Mother's Birth Place: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Home in 1910: Justice Precinct 3, Hidalgo, Texas
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward P Wells 72
    Rebecca S Wells 72
    Dela L Wells 15; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,4

Family: Edmund Polk Wells b. 15 Jan 1838, d. 5 Sep 1917

  • (Bride) Marriage*: 30 January 1868; DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG; Ceremony performed by C. W. LAWSON. Original entry, DeKalb County Marriage Records - Book B, page 203

    Missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002

    Name:      Miss Rebecca S Carpenter
    Marriage Date:      30 Jan 1868
    Marriage Place:      DeKalb, Missouri, USA
    Spouse:      Edmund P Wells; Groom=Edmund Polk Wells1,3,4

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Research notes and correspondence of Miss Vera Wells, handwritten over a period of thirty years. Includes letters of correspondance with cousins of several branches of the Wells family across the country. Some notes of Miss Mabel Wells, sister of Vers, who seems to be the first to begin the recording of this families history. This family has a tradition of passing down the oral history of its pioneering ancestors.,Vera (Miss) Wells, Susan R..
  3. Missouri Miscellany,Compiled by Mrs. Howard W. Woodruff, p. 87, Record of entry from Book B, 1867-1870, page 203.
  4. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  5. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Nathaniel Wells1,2

M, #14740, b. 1844
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1850; Lyons Twp., Cook Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Columbus Wells
    Name: Columbus Wells
    Age: 10
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1840
    Birth Place: Ill
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lyons, Cook, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    Margaret Wells 40
    Mary E Wells 18
    George Wells 17
    Edmond Wells 15
    Catharine Wells 12
    Columbus Wells 10
    Nathaniel Wells 6
    A N Wells 2

    ; Head of Household=Mary Margaret Polk1,3,2

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1850 Census, IL, Cook Co..

Edmund Polk Wells1,2,3

M, #14741, b. November 1870, d. 5 March 1949
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher3,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • Nickname: Ned4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond P. Wells
    Name: Edmond P. Wells
    Home in 1880: Dallas, De Kalb, Missouri
    Age: 9
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to head-of-household: Son
    Father's Name: Edmund
    Father's birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Name: Rebecca
    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

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    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund Wells 42
    Rebecca Wells 43
    Mary E. Wells 11
    Edmond P. Wells 9
    Delany C. Wells 7
    Kate D. Wells 4
    Margret Wells 66

    ; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund P Wells
    Name: Edmund P Wells
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: Jan 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund P Wells 62
    Rebecca S Wells 63
    Edmund J Wells 29
    Delany C Wells 27
    Kate D Wells 24; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • Occupation*: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG; Butcher1,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 8 January 1920; McAllen City, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund R Wells
    Name: Edmund R Wells
    Home in 1920: McAllen, Hidalgo, Texas
    Age: 49 years
    Estimated birth year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's name: Uranie J
    Father's Birth Place: Illinois
    Mother's Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Own
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Image: 788
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund R Wells 49
    Uranie J Wells 43
    Fred K Wells 16
    Claude E Wells 14
    Ruby O Wells 12
    George Wells 28 cousin; Household Member=Uranie Jane Larcon, Household Member=Fred Kenyon Wells, Household Member=Claude Edmund Wells, Household Member=Ruby Ollie Wells, Household Member=George Wells1,3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 4 April 1930; McAllen City, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG; Household Member=Uranie Jane Larcon1,3

Family: Uranie Jane Larcon b. 1877, d. 15 Jun 1959

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family info.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Delaney Columbus Wells1,2,3

M, #14742, b. January 1873, d. 10 November 1939
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher3,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • Occupation: Nunavut Territory, CanadaG4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond P. Wells
    Name: Edmond P. Wells
    Home in 1880: Dallas, De Kalb, Missouri
    Age: 9
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to head-of-household: Son
    Father's Name: Edmund
    Father's birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Name: Rebecca
    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund Wells 42
    Rebecca Wells 43
    Mary E. Wells 11
    Edmond P. Wells 9
    Delany C. Wells 7
    Kate D. Wells 4
    Margret Wells 66

    ; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund P Wells
    Name: Edmund P Wells
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: Jan 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund P Wells 62
    Rebecca S Wells 63
    Edmund J Wells 29
    Delany C Wells 27
    Kate D Wells 24; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • Occupation*: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG; Butcher
    1,3

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family info.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Adelia Kate Wells1,2,3

F, #14743, b. 20 September 1875, d. 29 February 1960
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: novacar_AT_ev1.net; Researcher=_ID262A _Researcher3,4
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • Name Variation: Dela K Wells1,3
  • Name Variation: Kate D Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Dallas Twp., DeKalb Co., Missouri, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond P. Wells
    Name: Edmond P. Wells
    Home in 1880: Dallas, De Kalb, Missouri
    Age: 9
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1871
    Birthplace: Missouri
    Relation to head-of-household: Son
    Father's Name: Edmund
    Father's birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Name: Rebecca
    Mother's birthplace: Massachusetts
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Marital Status: Single
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

    :

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    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund Wells 42
    Rebecca Wells 43
    Mary E. Wells 11
    Edmond P. Wells 9
    Delany C. Wells 7
    Kate D. Wells 4
    Margret Wells 66

    ; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 8 June 1900; Duval Co., Texas, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Edmund P Wells
    Name: Edmund P Wells
    Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 1, Duval, Texas
    Age: 62
    Birth Date: Jan 1838
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Ethnicity: American
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to head-of-house: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Rebecca S
    Marriage Year: 1868
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 32
    Residence : Justice Precinct 1 (South Half), Duval, Texas
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmund P Wells 62
    Rebecca S Wells 63
    Edmund J Wells 29
    Delany C Wells 27
    Kate D Wells 24; Head of Household=Edmund Polk Wells1,3
  • Occupation: circa 1920; McAllen, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG4,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 2 February 1920; McAllen, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG; Head of household, unmarried.
    1,3
  • Occupation*: 2 February 1920; McAllen, Hidalgo Co., Texas, USAG; Stenographer in a law office.
    1,3

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Letter in the possesion of the DeKalb County Historical Society in Missouri from Reba WELLS SHAFER of Rt 9, Box 258, Tyler, TX 75706, dated 26 AUG 1981., Family info.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Nannie M Marrs1,2

F, #14744, b. December 1868, d. 15 October 1912
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Newman Anderson Wells b. 12 Jun 1848

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Willie N Wells1,2,3

M, #14745, b. May 1890
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Issue dated 17 OCT 1912., 17 OCT 1912 issue..
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Henry Lutsche1,2,3

M, #14746, b. circa 1865
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Lillian May Wells b. 22 Apr 1870

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. WELLS, Nova, Recipient: Robin S. Whitney, Author E-mail: e-mail address,Nova Wells, Generation 2.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Rebecca Davis1,2,3

F, #14747, b. circa 1865
  • Reference: W999 ID262b

Family: Newman Anderson Wells b. 12 Jun 1848

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Marriage Book, Book E, p. 91, Book E, p. 91.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Nova L. Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262A~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:08:37.,_ID262A _Researcher.

Elizabeth Beard1,2,3

F, #14748, b. 15 September 1802, d. 17 June 1864
  • Reference: W999 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • Married Name: 23 January 1823; Mrs. Wells (Beard)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1830; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG; There is another daughter missing from this family. On the 1830 she would be of 5 years of age and under 10. Since I do no thave a nem she may have died as a child. Son George had already died before the 1830 census in 1826. Daughte Rebecca listed on the 1830 census died in 1834.
    ; Head of Household=Newman Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age: 54
    Estimated birth year: abt 1796
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 1, Spencer, Kentucky
    Family Number: 257
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 54
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    Elizabeth Wells 18
    Isabel Wells 16
    Alex Wells 14
    Emily Wells 11
    Benj Wells 4

    ; Head of Household=Newman Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Pearson Twp., Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age in 1860: 65
    Birth Year: abt 1795
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1860: Pearson, Vigo, Indiana
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lewis
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 65
    Elizabeth Wells 58
    Benjamin Wells 14
    Alexander Wells 25
    Martha Wells 18
    Iasbelle M Beard 27
    Emely Beard 5
    Betty E Beard 2; Head of Household=Newman Wells1,5,3

Family: Newman Wells b. 7 Jan 1796, d. 9 Oct 1863

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Marriage, Bond & Consent Book of Nelson County 1817-1832,Compiled by Lillian Ockerman, p. 158.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Ancestral File - BEARD, Alexander BEARD family - AFN:1T7H-GT4.
  5. 1860 Census, IN, Record Type: Federal Census, Url: www.ancestry.com, Vigo Co., IN Page 447.

Newman Wells1,2,3

M, #14749, b. 7 January 1796, d. 9 October 1863
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1820; Shelby Co., Kentucky, USAG; This household has 2 males 16 to 26. I believe this is Newman and his brother Delaney WELLS.1,6,3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1830; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG; There is another daughter missing from this family. On the 1830 she would be of 5 years of age and under 10. Since I do no thave a nem she may have died as a child. Son George had already died before the 1830 census in 1826. Daughte Rebecca listed on the 1830 census died in 1834.
    ; Household Member=Elizabeth Beard1,3
  • Occupation*: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG; Farmer with property valued at $930 on 1850 census.
    1,3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age: 54
    Estimated birth year: abt 1796
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 1, Spencer, Kentucky
    Family Number: 257
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 54
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    Elizabeth Wells 18
    Isabel Wells 16
    Alex Wells 14
    Emily Wells 11
    Benj Wells 4

    ; Household Member=Elizabeth Beard, Household Member=Elizabeth Ann Wells, Household Member=Isabelle Margaret Wells, Household Member=Alexander Lafayette Wells, Household Member=Emily Catherine Wells, Household Member=Benjamin T Wells1,3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Pearson Twp., Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age in 1860: 65
    Birth Year: abt 1795
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1860: Pearson, Vigo, Indiana
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lewis
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 65
    Elizabeth Wells 58
    Benjamin Wells 14
    Alexander Wells 25
    Martha Wells 18
    Iasbelle M Beard 27
    Emely Beard 5
    Betty E Beard 2; Household Member=Elizabeth Beard, Household Member=Benjamin T Wells, Household Member=Alexander Lafayette Wells, Household Member=Martha Hardesty1,7,3

Family: Elizabeth Beard b. 15 Sep 1802, d. 17 Jun 1864

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Marriage, Bond & Consent Book of Nelson County 1817-1832,Compiled by Lillian Ockerman, p. 158.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  5. Ancestral File - BEARD, Alexander BEARD family - AFN:1T7H-GT4.
  6. 1820 United States Federal Census, Shelby Co., KY.
  7. 1860 Census, IN, Record Type: Federal Census, Url: www.ancestry.com, Vigo Co., IN Page 447.

Rebecca Eleanor Wells1,2,3

F, #14750, b. 25 July 1824, d. 27 December 1834
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

George B Wells1,2,3

M, #14751, b. 26 December 1825, d. 26 March 1826
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Mary Jane Wells1,2,3

F, #14752, b. 16 January 1827, d. 30 December 1897
  • Reference: W011 ID262b

Family: William Thomas Mc Crocklin b. c 1825

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. 1860 Census, IN, Record Type: Federal Census, Url: www.ancestry.com, Vigo Co., IN Page 447.

Elizabeth Ann Wells1,2,3

F, #14753, b. 5 September 1831, d. 14 August 1897
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher3,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age: 54
    Estimated birth year: abt 1796
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 1, Spencer, Kentucky
    Family Number: 257
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 54
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    Elizabeth Wells 18
    Isabel Wells 16
    Alex Wells 14
    Emily Wells 11
    Benj Wells 4

    ; Head of Household=Newman Wells1,3
  • Married Name: 25 April 1853; Mrs. Beard (Wells)

Family: Stephen Carrithers Beard b. 1821

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Isabelle Margaret Wells1,2

F, #14754, b. 3 July 1833, d. 1 November 1903
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher2,1
  • Nickname: Belle Wells2,1,3
  • Married Name: Mrs. Beard (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age: 54
    Estimated birth year: abt 1796
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 1, Spencer, Kentucky
    Family Number: 257
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 54
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    Elizabeth Wells 18
    Isabel Wells 16
    Alex Wells 14
    Emily Wells 11
    Benj Wells 4

    ; Head of Household=Newman Wells1,2

Family: Greenberry Park Beard b. c 1830

Citations

  1. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.

Alexander Lafayette Wells1,2,3

M, #14755, b. 3 August 1835
  • Reference: W011 ID262b
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID262B _Researcher1,2
  • Name Variation: Alexander Layfayette Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Spencer Co., Kentucky, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age: 54
    Estimated birth year: abt 1796
    Birth Place: Virginia
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): District 1, Spencer, Kentucky
    Family Number: 257
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 54
    Elizabeth Wells 46
    Elizabeth Wells 18
    Isabel Wells 16
    Alex Wells 14
    Emily Wells 11
    Benj Wells 4

    ; Head of Household=Newman Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Pearson Twp., Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Newman Wells
    Name: Newman Wells
    Age in 1860: 65
    Birth Year: abt 1795
    Birthplace: Virginia
    Home in 1860: Pearson, Vigo, Indiana
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lewis
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Newman Wells 65
    Elizabeth Wells 58
    Benjamin Wells 14
    Alexander Wells 25
    Martha Wells 18
    Iasbelle M Beard 27
    Emely Beard 5
    Betty E Beard 2; Head of Household=Newman Wells2,4,1
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Alexander Wells
    Name: Alexander Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1838
    Age in 1870: 32
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Home in 1870: Terre Haute Ward 5, Vigo, Indiana
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Terre Haute
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alexander Wells 32
    Martha Wells 29
    Woolsey Wells 6
    Benjamine Wells 25
    Samuel Wilson 28; Household Member=Martha Hardesty, Household Member=Woolsey V Wells, Household Member=Benjamin T Wells2,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Linton Twp., Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Alexander Weels
    Name: Alexander Weels
    Home in 1880: Linton, Vigo, Indiana
    Age: 44
    Estimated birth year: abt 1836
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Martha
    Father's birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's birthplace: Kentucky
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    :

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    :

    :

    :
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alexander Weels 44
    Martha Weels 37
    Woosley Weels 16
    Zelberton Weels 8
    Benjimin Weels 10M

    ; Household Member=Martha Hardesty, Household Member=Woolsey V Wells, Household Member=Yelverton Wells, Household Member=Benjamin T Wells2,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Linton Twp., Vigo Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Alexander S Wells
    Name: Alexander S Wells
    [Alexander L Wells]
    Home in 1900: Linton, Vigo, Indiana
    Age: 64
    Birth Date: Aug 1835
    Birthplace: Kentucky
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Virginia
    Mother's Birthplace: Kentucky
    Spouse's name: Martha A
    Marriage Year:
    1860
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 40
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alexander S Wells 64
    Martha A Wells 58
    Zellie T Wells 27
    Benjamin T Wells 20
    Bettie C Wells 15

    ; Household Member=Martha Hardesty, Household Member=Yelverton Wells, Household Member=Benjamin T Wells, Household Member=Bettie C Wells2,1

Family: Martha Hardesty b. 1843

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Robin S Whitney, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID262B~1.GED and imported on 07/11/2008 at 13:16:00.,_ID262B _Researcher.
  3. Ancestral File - WELLS, Internet search 4/15/99 Newman WELLS - AFN:20XF-XTQ.
  4. 1860 Census, IN, Record Type: Federal Census, Url: www.ancestry.com, Vigo Co., IN Page 447.