Sarah B Wells1

F, #18515, b. 27 June 1840
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Pokagon, Cass Co., Michigan, USA;

    1850 MI Cass Pokagon
    Wells, Nathan, age 48, farmer b: NY
    Wells, Mary, age 47, b: NY
    Wells, Asa, age 14, b: MI
    Wells, David, age 12, b: MI
    Wells, Sarah, age 9, b: MI
    Wells, David, age 75; Head of Household=Nathan Matthew Welles4,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Wauconda, Lake Co., Illinois, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Mary Wells
    Name: Mary Wells
    Age in 1860: 57
    Birth Year: abt 1803
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Wauconda, Lake, Illinois
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Wauconda
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Mary Wells 57
    Esay Wells 24
    David Wells 22
    Sarah Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Almira Mary Sherwood
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Montana, Boone Co., Iowa, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Osa Wells
    Name: Osa Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1836
    Age in 1870: 34
    Birthplace: Michigan
    Home in 1870: Montana, Boone, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Montana
    Household Members: Name Age
    Osa Wells 34
    Mary Wells 67
    Sarah B Wells 27
    Phineas E Gillett 17; Head of Household=Almira Mary Sherwood
  • Married Name: after 1870; Mrs. Gillette (Wells)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1 March 1895; Albion Twp., Reno Co., Kansas, USA; Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925
    about Sarah B Gillette
    Name: Sarah B Gillette
    Census Date: 1 Mar 1895
    Residence County: Reno
    Residence State: Kansas
    Locality: Albion
    Birth Location: Michigan
    Family Number: 5
    Estimated birth year: abt 1841
    Race: White
    Line: 29
    Roll: v115_125
    Household Member(s): Name Age
    Sarah B Gillette 54 MI
    Adelle M Gillette 23 IA
    Agnes C Gillette 20 WA
    Adah Belle 17 WA
    Franklin Belle 31 IL
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Elberta, Woods Co., Oklahoma, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Sarah B Gillette
    Name: Sarah B Gillette
    Age in 1910: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1841
    Birthplace: Michigan
    Relation to Head of House: Mother-in-law
    Father's Birth Place: Connecticut
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Home in 1910: Elberta, Woods, Oklahoma
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Charles F Gillette 39
    Ada B Gillette 31
    Wheeter S Gillette 90
    Sarah B Gillette 69 [mother-in-law]

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. GEDCOM.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1850 MI Cass Pokagon Nathan Wells (father: David age 75).

Matthew Wells1

M, #18516, b. circa 1835, d. before 1850
  • Reference: W015 ID085

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.

David Thompson Welles1,2

M, #18517, b. 1774, d. 1855
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1790; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1790 United States Federal Census
    about David Wells
    Name: David Wells
    [David Welb]
    Township: Stratford
    County: Fairfield
    State: Connecticut
    Number of Free White Males Under 16: 1
    Number of Free White Males 16 and Over: 2
    Number of Free White Females: 2
    Number of Household Members: 5
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1800; Riverhead, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; 1800 United States Federal Census
    about David Wells
    Name: David Wells
    Township: Riverhead
    County: Suffolk
    State: New York
    Free White Males Under 10: 1
    Free White Males 16 to 25: 1
    Free White Females 16 to 25 : 1
    Number of Household Members Under 16 : 1
    Number of Household Members: 3
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1810; Southold, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; 1810 United States Federal Census
    about David T Wells
    Name: David T Wells
    Township: Southold
    County: Suffolk
    State: New York
    Free White Males 45 and Over: 1
    Free White Females 45 and Over: 1
    Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
    Number of Household Members: 2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1820; Riverhead, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; 1820 United States Federal Census
    about David Wells
    Name: David Wells
    Township: Riverhead
    County: Suffolk
    State: New York
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Males - 10 thru 15: 1
    Free White Males - 16 thru 25: 1
    Free White Males - 26 thru 44: 1
    Free White Females - Under 10: 1
    Free White Females - 10 thru 15: 1
    Free White Females - 26 thru 44: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 2
    Free White Persons - Under 16: 3
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 6
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 6
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1830; Riverhead, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; 1830 United States Federal Census
    about D S Wells
    Name: D S Wells
    [O T Wells]
    Home in 1830: Riverhead, Suffolk, New York
    View Map
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 2
    Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 4
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
    Total Free White Persons: 8
    Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 8
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1840; Riverhead, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; (not sure correct person)
    1840 United States Federal Census
    about David T Wells
    Name: David T Wells
    Township: Riverhead
    County: Suffolk
    State: New York
    Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 15 thru 19: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1
    Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 8
    Persons Employed in Agriculture: 3
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3
    Total Free White Persons: 8
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 8
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Pokagon, Cass Co., Michigan, USA;

    1850 MI Cass Pokagon
    Wells, Nathan, age 48, farmer b: NY
    Wells, Mary, age 47, b: NY
    Wells, Asa, age 14, b: MI
    Wells, David, age 12, b: MI
    Wells, Sarah, age 9, b: MI
    Wells, David, age 75; Head of Household=Nathan Matthew Welles5,2

Family: Abigail Shelton b. 13 Aug 1775, d. 2 Jan 1852

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  4. Unknown author, GEDCOM.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1850 MI Cass Pokagon Nathan Wells (father: David age 75).

Abigail Shelton

F, #18518, b. 13 August 1775, d. 2 January 1852
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Shelton)
  • Married Name: before 1778; Mrs. Welles (Shelton)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Huntington, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Maria French
    Name: Maria French
    Age: 57
    Estimated birth year: abt 1793
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Female
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Huntington, Fairfield, Connecticut
    Family Number: 164
    Household Members: Name Age
    Maria French 57
    Abagail Wells 74
    James Reed 14

    ; Head of Household=Maria Welles

Family: David Thompson Welles b. 1774, d. 1855

Citations

  1. Unknown author, GEDCOM.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Maria Welles1,2

F, #18519, b. 8 September 1798
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: 19 November 1820; Mrs. French (Welles)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Huntington, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Maria French
    Name: Maria French
    Age: 57
    Estimated birth year: abt 1793
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Female
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Huntington, Fairfield, Connecticut
    Family Number: 164
    Household Members: Name Age
    Maria French 57
    Abagail Wells 74
    James Reed 14

    ; Household Member=Abigail Shelton

Family: Lemuel French b. 10 Sep 1792, d. 23 Sep 1826

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.

George Welles1,2

M, #18520, b. 16 April 1802, d. 1883
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Andrew Shelton Welles

M, #18521, b. 1800, d. 14 March 1884
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Name Variation: Shelton Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Newark, Allegan Co., Michigan, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Andrew S Wells
    Name: Andrew S Wells
    Age: 50
    Estimated birth year: abt 1800
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Newark, Allegan, Michigan
    Family Number: 22
    Household Members: Name Age
    Andrew S Wells 50
    Mary Wells 44
    Emily Wells 17
    Edgar Wells 4

    ; Household Member=Mary Warner, Household Member=Emily Welles, Household Member=Edgar Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Mount Pleasant, Racine Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about A S Wells
    Name: A S Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1800
    Age in 1870: 70
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Mount Pleasant, Racine, Wisconsin
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Caledonia Centre
    Household Members: Name Age
    A S Wells 70
    Mary Wells 63
    Andre Colfore 19
    Mary Colfore 17
    Jno Mohon 14

    ; Household Member=Mary Warner

Family: Mary Warner b. 1805, d. 24 Mar 1887

Citations

  1. Unknown author, GEDCOM.
  2. GEDCOM.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Provided by Wilbur Francis Wells.

Aurilia Wells1

F, #18522, b. 1804, d. 1859
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Nixon (Wells)

Family: John Nixon b. c 1800

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. GEDCOM.

Mary Ann Wells (2)1

F, #18523, b. 1813, d. 1882
  • Reference: W015

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. GEDCOM.

Norman Wells1

M, #18524, b. 14 August 1815, d. after 1880
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Tully, Onondaga Co., New York, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Norman Wells
    Name: Norman Wells
    Age: 44
    Estimated birth year: abt 1806
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Tully, Onondaga, New York
    Family Number: 302
    Household Members: Name Age
    Norman Wells 44
    Ann Wells 29
    Holland W Wells 11
    Laura Wells 6
    Salme Wells 4
    Cornelia Wells 2
    Mary E Wells 0; Household Member=Holland W Wells, Household Member=Laura Wells, Household Member=Salmon? Wells, Household Member=Cornelia Wells, Household Member=Mary E Wells, Household Member=Ann _____
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Syracuse, Onondaga Co., New York, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Norman Wells
    Name: Norman Wells
    Age in 1860: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1808
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Syracuse Ward 8, Onondaga, New York
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Syracuse
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Norman Wells 52
    Ann Wells 39
    Laura Wells 15
    Cornelia Wells 12
    Mary Wells 10
    Florance Wells 4

    ; Household Member=Holland W Wells, Household Member=Laura Wells, Household Member=Salmon? Wells, Household Member=Cornelia Wells, Household Member=Mary E Wells, Household Member=Ann _____, Household Member=Florance Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Savannah, Wayne Co., New York, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Norman Wells
    Name: Norman Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1807
    Age in 1870: 63
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1870: Savannah, Wayne, New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: South Butler
    Household Members: Name Age
    Norman Wells 63
    Wilmina Wells 29
    Florence Wells 14
    Charles Moses 12
    Allice Moses 10
    Myrta Wells 1/12; Household Member=Florance Wells, Household Member=Wilmina _____, Household Member=Myrta Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Savannah, Wayne Co., New York, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Norman Wells
    Name: Norman Wells
    Home in 1880: Savannah, Wayne, New York
    Age: 73
    Estimated birth year: abt 1807
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Willminah
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Norman Wells 73
    Willminah Wells 40
    Myrtie Wells 10
    Gertrude Wells 8
    Harry N. Wells 7; Household Member=Myrta Wells, Household Member=Wilmina _____, Household Member=Gertrude Wells, Household Member=Harry N Wells

Family 1: Ann _____ b. 1821

Family 2: Wilmina _____ b. 1841

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. GEDCOM.

Dr. William Henry Welles1

M, #18525, b. 1 November 1818, d. 15 August 1909
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Name Variation: William Henry Wells4
  • Relocated*: 1849; From Missouri to, California, USA
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Vacaville, Solano Co., California, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about William H Wells
    Name: William H Wells
    Age in 1860: 38
    Birth Year: abt 1822
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Vacaville, Solano, California
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Vacaville and Putah
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    William H Wells 38
    Sarah Wells 28
    Articia Wells 3
    John Woodley 35; Head of Household=Sarah W Woodhams, Head of Household=Alice Mary Welles
  • Note: 1866; Solano Co., California, USA; California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898
    about William Henry Wells
    Name: William Henry Wells
    Residence Year: 1866
    Residence Place: Solano, California
    Age: 48
    Birth Year: abt 1818
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Silveyville, Solano Co., California, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
    about William S Wells
    Name: William S Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1832
    Age in 1870: 38
    Birthplace: Maine
    Home in 1870: Silveyville, Solano, California
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Silveyville
    Household Members: Name Age
    William S Wells 38
    Martha S Wells 37
    Elmer Wells 7
    Ada Wells 4
    Alice M Wells 13
    Frank Wells 8
    Herman Mcintire 24
    Annie Hays 22
    Rose Oconnell 24

    ; Head of Household=Martha S Beath, Head of Household=Alice Mary Welles, Head of Household=George Frank Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1880; Silveyville, Solano Co., California, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
    about W. H. Wells
    Name: W. H. Wells
    Home in 1880: Silveyville, Solano, California
    Age: 59
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1821
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Widower
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Cannot read/write:
    Household Members: Name Age
    W. H. Wells 59
    Allice Wells 22
    Frank Wells 19
    Leslie Nudd 21 [step-son]
    Elmer Nudd 19 [step-son]
    Lulu Nudd 14 [step-dau]
    Julia Jenkins 29
    Fernando Jenkins 8
    Mabel Jenkins 5; Head of Household=Alice Mary Welles, Head of Household=George Frank Welles
  • Vote*: 1892; Solano Co., California, USA; California, Voter Registers, 1866-1898

    Name:      William Henry Wells
    Residence Year:      1892
    Residence Place:      Solano, California
    Age:      74
    Birth Year:      abt 1818
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Fresno Co., California, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census

    Name:      William H Wells
    Age:      82
    Birth Date:      Oct 1817
    Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Home in 1900:      Township 4, Fresno, California
    Sheet Number:      2
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      26
    Family Number:      26
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Occupation:      Vine Grocer
    Months Not Employed:      0
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    House Owned or Rented:      O
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      M
    Farm or House:      F
    Neighbors:      
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    William H Wells      82
    Ada U Wrightson      34
    Walter H Wrightson      29
    Mary Mc Intire      93
    Alfred S Wrightson      26

Family 1: Sarah W Woodhams b. 1832, d. 1863

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 13 June 1854; Santa Clara Co., California, USA; California, County Birth, Marriage, and Death Records, 1849-1980

    Name:      Dr William H Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Event Type:      Marriage
    Marriage Date:      13 Jun 1854
    Marriage Place:      Santa Clara, California, USA
    Spouse:      Sarah Woodhams; Bride=Sarah W Woodhams

Family 2: Martha S Beath b. 1832, d. 1872

  • (Groom) Marriage*: 26 December 1869; Solano Co., California, USA; California, Select Marriages, 1850-1945

    Name:      William H. Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Marriage Date:      26 Dec 1869
    Marriage Place:      Solano,California
    Spouse:      Martha S. Nudd
    FHL Film Number:      6010973; Bride=Martha S Beath

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. GEDCOM.
  4. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

Emily Welles

F, #18526, b. 1833, d. 1 May 1901
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: 1833; New York, USA
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1853; Groom=Otis Russell Johnson1,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 1 May 1901; Racine, Racine Co., Wisconsin, USA; Wisconsin Deaths, 1820-1907
    about Emily Johnson
    Name: Emily Johnson
    Death Date: 1 May 1901
    County: Racine
    Volume: 03
    Page #: 0276
    Reel: 112
    Image: 1190
    Index Volume: 01
    ImageNum: 102476
    Sequence #: 179938
    Level Info: Wisconsin Vital Records Death Index.

  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1845; Mrs. Johnson (Welles)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Newark, Allegan Co., Michigan, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Andrew S Wells
    Name: Andrew S Wells
    Age: 50
    Estimated birth year: abt 1800
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Newark, Allegan, Michigan
    Family Number: 22
    Household Members: Name Age
    Andrew S Wells 50
    Mary Wells 44
    Emily Wells 17
    Edgar Wells 4

    ; Head of Household=Andrew Shelton Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Racine, Racine Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Andrew S Wells
    Name: Andrew S Wells
    Age in 1860: 60
    Birth Year: abt 1800
    Birthplace: Wyoming
    Home in 1860: Racine Ward 5, Racine, Wisconsin
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Racine
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Andrew S Wells 60
    Mary Wells 55
    Edgar Wells 14
    Otis R Johnson 40
    Emily Johnson 27
    Otis Johnson 5
    Thomas Johnson 3
    Charles Johnson 1

    ; Head of Household=Otis Russell Johnson
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Racine, Racine Co., Wisconsin, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Otis R. Johnson
    Name: Otis R. Johnson
    Home in 1880: Racine, Racine, Wisconsin
    Age: 64
    Estimated birth year: abt 1816
    Birthplace: Maine
    Relation to Head of Household: SonL
    Father's birthplace: Maine
    Mother's birthplace: Maine
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Lumbering
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Andrew S. Wells 80
    Mary Wells 74
    Otis R. Johnson 64
    Emily Johnson 46
    Thomas L. Johnson 23
    Mary L. Johnson 14
    Jennie Johnson 12
    Francis J. Johnson 4
    Thomas Hodges 30
    Sophia Hodges 32; Head of Household=Otis Russell Johnson

Family: Otis Russell Johnson b. 1815, d. 6 Mar 1895

Citations

  1. Provided by Wilbur Francis Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Charles E Wells1

M, #18527, b. circa 1826, d. after 1846
  • Reference: W015

Family: Mary A Tapling b. c 1825

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Provided by Wilbur Francis Wells.

David Thompson Welles1

M, #18528, b. 28 March 1738
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Witness) Probate: 25 February 1748/49; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Feb. 25, 1748/9, estate distributed by Nathan Wheeler, Henry Hawley and Deacon Elnathan Wheeler, all of Stratford, according to his will, to his children Nathan, DAVID and Stephen, page 120; Interred=David Welles5,1
  • Note: 6 November 1749; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; Guardian appointed:
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Nov. 6, 1749, DAVID Sherman, Jr., appointed guardian of Stephen, a son of decedent; and John WELLS of Stratford, appointed guardian of DAVID, another son of decedent. page 392.; Principal=Lieut. Stephen Welles6
  • Note: 20 March 1753; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; Guardian named:
    WELLS, DAVID, of Stratford, Mch. 20, 1753, made choice of Thomas Uffoot of Stratford to be his guardian, page 341.; Witness=Thomas Ufford7

Family: Joanna Wilcoxson b. 11 Feb 1740, d. 2 Mar 1800

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Will-Probate, Probate Records, CT Fairfield Stratfield
    WELLS, David, late of Stratford, will dated Apl. 17, 1742, probated May 27, 1742, mentioned his wife Mary, and children, Ruth Wells, Mary Wells, and Phebe Wells, all minors, Nathan, David, and Stephen. Executors his wife Mary and brothers John Wells and William Wells. Witnesses, Dr. Ephraim Warner of Waterbury, Henry Hawley and Joseph Goreham of Stratford, page 149. Inventory taken June 3, 1742, by Henry Hawley and Elnathan Wheeler, and filed Oct. 6, 1742, page 151.
    .
  3. GEDCOM.
  4. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  5. Will-Probate, Probate Records, ABSTRACT OF PROBATE RECORDS AT FAIRFIELD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT.
    BY SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B. Volume 10, 1748 - 1755. Page 240
    Transcribed by Geri Ryerson K.
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Feb. 25, 1748/9, estate distributed by Nathan Wheeler, Henry Hawley and Deacon Elnathan Wheeler, all of Stratford, according to his will, to his children Nathan, DAVID and Stephen, page 120.
  6. Unknown short title: Probate Records, ABSTRACT OF PROBATE RECORDS AT FAIRFIELD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT.
    BY SPENCER P. MEAD, L. L. B. Vol. 7, 1721-1750, Page 103
    Transcribed by Geri Ryerson K.
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Nov. 6, 1749, DAVID Sherman, Jr., appointed guardian of Stephen, a son of decedent; and John WELLS of Stratford, appointed guardian of DAVID, another son of decedent. page 392.
  7. Unknown short title: Probate Records, ABSTRACT OF PROBATE RECORDS AT FAIRFIELD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT.
    BY SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B. Volume 10, 1748 - 1755. Page 240
    Transcribed by Geri Ryerson K.
    WELLS, DAVID, of Stratford, Mch. 20, 1753, made choice of Thomas Uffoot of Stratford to be his guardian, page 341.

Joanna Wilcoxson1,2

F, #18529, b. 11 February 1740, d. 2 March 1800
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Note: Daughter of Timothy Willcoxson, who died March 2, 1800.4
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Wilcoxson)
  • Married Name: circa 1750; Mrs. Welles (Wilcoxson)

Family: David Thompson Welles b. 28 Mar 1738

Citations

  1. Provided by Wilbur Francis Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  4. Unknown author, GEDCOM.

Timothy Solomon Welles1,2

M, #18530, b. 1752, d. 5 February 1839
  • Reference: W015
  • Note: Married Polly, daughter of Nathan Clark.5
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Family: Mary Elizabeth Clark b. 1769, d. 13 Apr 1839

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  4. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  5. Unknown author, GEDCOM.

Abigail Welles1,2

F, #18531, b. 1754, d. 2 March 1836
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: after 1785; Mrs. Tomlinson (Welles)

Family: Henry Tomlinson b. 1 Mar 1755, d. 13 Jun 1843

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.

Charity Welles1,2

F, #18532, b. 11 March 1766, d. 2 October 1841
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: 1787; Mrs. Clinton (Welles)

Family: Rev. M Issac Clinton b. 21 Jan 1759, d. 18 Mar 1840

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Johanna Welles1,2

F, #18533, b. 1770
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Elizabeth Ann Welles1,2

F, #18534, b. 1772, d. 28 April 1826
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: 1772; prob., Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA1,2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 2 July 1791; Groom=Saul Fowler
  • Death*: 28 April 1826; Southwick Cemetery, Southwick, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA; Birth:      1773
    Massachusetts, USA
    Death:      Apr. 28, 1826
    Southwick
    Hampden County
    Massachusetts, USA

    Aged 53
    Wife of Saul Fowler, Esq.

    Daughter of David Joanna (Wilcoxson) Wells. Granddaughter of David & Mary (Thompson) Wells.

    Elizabeth A. Wells was the second wife of Saul Fowler, whom he married July 2, 1791. They had the following children: Williams, Chauncey, Elizabeth, Aurillia, Clinton, Wells and Luther. (Clinton & Wells are twins, born 16 Jan 1808).

    Her husband, Saul Fowler graduated Yale College in 1784, lived in Southwick, MA, was a merchant and was for a long time the deacon of the church and much respected when he died April 17, 1852 of lung fever, also known as pneumonia.

    Family links:
    Parents:
    David Wells (____ - 1790)
    Joanna Wilcoxson Wells (____ - 1800)

    Spouse:
    Saul Fowler (1759 - 1852)*

    Children:
    Williams Fowler (1795 - 1881)*
    Chauncey Fowler (1800 - 1803)*
    Elizabeth Fowler (1802 - 1803)*
    Aurillia Fowler (1805 - 1806)*

    *Calculated relationship

    Burial:
    Southwick Cemetery
    Southwick
    Hampden County
    Massachusetts, USA

    Edit Virtual Cemetery info [?]

    Maintained by: Cookie
    Originally Created by: Phyllis Gonska Bombard
    Record added: Jun 30, 2008
    Find A Grave Memorial# 27927561
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: 2 July 1791; Mrs. Fowler (Welles)

Family: Saul Fowler b. 12 Dec 1759, d. 17 Apr 1852

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Nathan Welles1,2

M, #18535, b. 1778
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Isaac A Welles1,2

M, #18536, b. 12 August 1779, d. 31 July 1854
  • Reference: W015 ID085
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1790; Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1790 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    [Isaac Mells]
    Township: Newtown
    County: Fairfield
    State: Connecticut
    Number of Free White Males Under 16: 3
    Number of Free White Males 16 and Over: 2
    Number of Free White Females: 1
    Number of Household Members: 6
    ; Household Member=Emory Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1800; Newtown, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1800 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Township: Newtown
    County: Fairfield
    State: Connecticut
    Free White Males 10 to 15: 1
    Free White Males 16 to 25: 1
    Free White Males 26 to 44: 1
    Free White Females Under 10 : 2
    Free White Females 26 to 44 : 1
    Number of Household Members Under 16 : 3
    Number of Household Members Over 25 : 2
    Number of Household Members: 6
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1810; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1810 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Township: Stratford
    County: Fairfield
    State: Connecticut
    Free White Males Under 10: 1
    Free White Males 16 to 25: 1
    Free White Males 45 and Over: 1
    Free White Females 16 to 25: 1
    Free White Females 45 and Over: 1
    Number of Household Members Under 16: 1
    Number of Household Members Over 25: 2
    Number of Household Members: 5
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1820; Green Co. since 1800, Coxsackie, Albany Co., New York, USA; (not positive this is correct person)
    1820 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Township: Coxsackie
    County: Greene
    State: New York
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Males - 10 thru 15: 1
    Free White Males - 16 thru 25: 1
    Free White Males - 26 thru 44: 1
    Free White Males - 45 and over: 1
    Free White Females - 16 thru 25: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 16: 1
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 2
    Total Free White Persons: 5
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 5
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1820; Huntington, Suffolk Co. (Long Island), New York, USA; (not positive this is correct person)
    1820 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Township: Huntington
    County: Suffolk
    State: New York
    Enumeration Date: August 7, 1820
    Free White Males - Under 10: 2
    Free White Males - 26 thru 44: 2
    Free White Females - Under 10: 1
    Free White Females - 26 thru 44: 1
    Number of Persons - Engaged in Agriculture: 2
    Free White Persons - Under 16: 3
    Free White Persons - Over 25: 3
    Total Free White Persons: 6
    Total All Persons - White, Slaves, Colored, Other: 6
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1830; Canandaigua, Ontario Co., New York, USA; (not positive correct person)
    1830 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Home in 1830: Canandaigua, Ontario, New York
    View Map
    Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 15 thru 19: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 4
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
    Total Free White Persons: 6
    Total - All Persons (Free White, Slaves, Free Colored): 6
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; 1840 United States Federal Census
    about Isaac Wells
    Name: Isaac Wells
    Township: Strantford
    County: Fairfield
    State: Connecticut
    Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
    Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
    Free White Persons - Females - 50 thru 59: 1
    Total - All Persons (Free White, Free Colored, Slaves): 3
    Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
    Free White Persons - Under 20: 1
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 1
    Total Free White Persons: 3
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Homer Twp., Will Co., Illinois, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    Name:      Isaac Wells
    Age:      73
    Birth Year:      abt 1777
    Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Home in 1850:      Homer, Will, Illinois, USA
    Gender:      Male
    Family Number:      72
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Wm C Wells      35
    Eliza Wells      27
    Isaac C Wells      5
    Sol M Wells      3
    Artemas K Wells      1
    Isaac Wells      73
    Wealthy Wells      70
    John Isterburgh      35
    Burns Barker      30; Household Member=Isaac C Welles, Household Member=Artemas Henry Welles, Household Member=Wealthy Bartholomew, Household Member=William Clinton Welles, Household Member=Eliza Mary Murney

Family: Wealthy Bartholomew b. 14 Mar 1781, d. 8 Aug 1854

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.

Rebecca Welles1,2

F, #18537, b. 12 August 1779
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Aurilla Welles1,2

F, #18538, b. 1783
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

George Welles1,2

M, #18539, b. 1785, d. 1 May 1838
  • Reference: W015
  • Name Variation: George Wells4

Family: Lydia Lewis b. 1786, d. 5 Sep 1838

Citations

  1. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Provided by Wilbur Francis Wells.
  4. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.

David Welles1,2

M, #18540, b. 16 October 1699, d. 25 April 1742
  • Reference: W015 ID085

Family: Mary Thompson b. 7 Sep 1706, d. 6 Jun 1758

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  4. Will-Probate, Probate Records, CT Fairfield Stratfield
    WELLS, David, late of Stratford, will dated Apl. 17, 1742, probated May 27, 1742, mentioned his wife Mary, and children, Ruth Wells, Mary Wells, and Phebe Wells, all minors, Nathan, David, and Stephen. Executors his wife Mary and brothers John Wells and William Wells. Witnesses, Dr. Ephraim Warner of Waterbury, Henry Hawley and Joseph Goreham of Stratford, page 149. Inventory taken June 3, 1742, by Henry Hawley and Elnathan Wheeler, and filed Oct. 6, 1742, page 151.
    .
  5. Will-Probate, Probate Records, ABSTRACT OF PROBATE RECORDS AT FAIRFIELD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT.
    BY SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B. Volume 10, 1748 - 1755. Page 240
    Transcribed by Geri Ryerson K.
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Feb. 25, 1748/9, estate distributed by Nathan Wheeler, Henry Hawley and Deacon Elnathan Wheeler, all of Stratford, according to his will, to his children Nathan, DAVID and Stephen, page 120.

Mary Thompson1

F, #18541, b. 7 September 1706, d. 6 June 1758
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Birth*: 7 September 1706; of, Stratford-Bridgeport, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; dau of Deacon John Thompson and Ruth Curtis

    A history of the old town of Stratford and the city of Bridgeport, Connecticut, p2_13041
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1 May 1726; David and Mary are second cousins; Groom=David Welles2,1
  • Death*: 6 June 1758
  • Burial*: 6 June 1758; Old Congregational Burying Ground, Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; Birth:      Sep. 7, 1706
    Stratford
    Fairfield County
    Connecticut, USA
    Death:      Jun. 6, 1758
    Stratford
    Fairfield County
    Connecticut, USA

    Consort of Capt. Gideon Tomlinson
    in ye 26th Year of Her Age

    Family links:
    Parents:
    John Thompson (1680 - 1765)
    Ruth Curtiss Thompson (1683 - 1721)

    Spouses:
    David Wells (1699 - 1742)
    Gideon Tomlinson (1731 - 1766)

    Sibling:
    Mary Thompson Tomlinson (1706 - 1758)
    John Thompson (1717 - 1753)*

    *Calculated relationship

    Burial:
    Old Congregational Burying Ground
    Stratford
    Fairfield County
    Connecticut, USA

    Edit Virtual Cemetery info [?]

    Created by: Jan Franco
    Record added: Aug 11, 2007
    Find A Grave Memorial# 20897744
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Thompson)
  • Note: Mary Thompson, daughter of Decan Thompson, who was the son of JohnThompson, the first settler.3
  • Married Name: 1 May 1726; Mrs. Welles (Thompson)
  • (Witness) Note: 29 September 1742; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; guardian appointed
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Sept 29, 1742, Nathan a son of decedent, made choice of Mary WELLS, widow of Decedent to be his guardian. page 243.; Principal=David Welles
  • Married Name: 9 October 1757; Mrs. Tomlinson (Thompson);
    Photo
    Gideon Tomlinson

    1731–1766 (m. 1757)

Family: David Welles b. 16 Oct 1699, d. 25 Apr 1742

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. GEDCOM, Gedcom.
  3. Unknown author, GEDCOM.
  4. Will-Probate, Probate Records, CT Fairfield Stratfield
    WELLS, David, late of Stratford, will dated Apl. 17, 1742, probated May 27, 1742, mentioned his wife Mary, and children, Ruth Wells, Mary Wells, and Phebe Wells, all minors, Nathan, David, and Stephen. Executors his wife Mary and brothers John Wells and William Wells. Witnesses, Dr. Ephraim Warner of Waterbury, Henry Hawley and Joseph Goreham of Stratford, page 149. Inventory taken June 3, 1742, by Henry Hawley and Elnathan Wheeler, and filed Oct. 6, 1742, page 151.
    .
  5. GEDCOM.

Nathan Welles1,2

M, #18542, b. 11 April 1728, d. 20 May 1776
  • Reference: W015
  • Name Variation: Maj. Nathan Wells2
  • (Witness) Note: 29 September 1742; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; guardian appointed
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Sept 29, 1742, Nathan a son of decedent, made choice of Mary WELLS, widow of Decedent to be his guardian. page 243.; Principal=David Welles
  • (Witness) Probate: 25 February 1748/49; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Feb. 25, 1748/9, estate distributed by Nathan Wheeler, Henry Hawley and Deacon Elnathan Wheeler, all of Stratford, according to his will, to his children Nathan, DAVID and Stephen, page 120; Interred=David Welles4,2

Family: Eunice Pixley b. May 1729, d. 12 Apr 1816

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Will-Probate, Probate Records, CT Fairfield Stratfield
    WELLS, David, late of Stratford, will dated Apl. 17, 1742, probated May 27, 1742, mentioned his wife Mary, and children, Ruth Wells, Mary Wells, and Phebe Wells, all minors, Nathan, David, and Stephen. Executors his wife Mary and brothers John Wells and William Wells. Witnesses, Dr. Ephraim Warner of Waterbury, Henry Hawley and Joseph Goreham of Stratford, page 149. Inventory taken June 3, 1742, by Henry Hawley and Elnathan Wheeler, and filed Oct. 6, 1742, page 151.
    .
  4. Will-Probate, Probate Records, ABSTRACT OF PROBATE RECORDS AT FAIRFIELD, COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD, AND STATE OF CONNECTICUT.
    BY SPENCER P. MEAD, L.L.B. Volume 10, 1748 - 1755. Page 240
    Transcribed by Geri Ryerson K.
    WELLS, DAVID, late of Stratford, Feb. 25, 1748/9, estate distributed by Nathan Wheeler, Henry Hawley and Deacon Elnathan Wheeler, all of Stratford, according to his will, to his children Nathan, DAVID and Stephen, page 120.
  5. United States Federal Census, CT Fairfield Co vital records
    Wells     Nathan     spouse     Eunice PIXLEE (b Stratford)     m     17-Apr     1750
    Wells     Isaac     son     Nathan & Eunice     b     16-Dec     1750
    Wells     Mary     dau     Nathan & Eunice     b     16-Feb     1756
    Wells     Samuel     son     Nathan & Eunice     b     3-Oct     1760
    .

Mary Welles1,2

F, #18543, b. 17 July 1733
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Phebe Welles1,2

F, #18544, b. 14 September 1735
  • Reference: W015
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: 24 May 1753; Mrs. Patterson (Welles)

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Will-Probate, Probate Records, CT Fairfield Stratfield
    WELLS, David, late of Stratford, will dated Apl. 17, 1742, probated May 27, 1742, mentioned his wife Mary, and children, Ruth Wells, Mary Wells, and Phebe Wells, all minors, Nathan, David, and Stephen. Executors his wife Mary and brothers John Wells and William Wells. Witnesses, Dr. Ephraim Warner of Waterbury, Henry Hawley and Joseph Goreham of Stratford, page 149. Inventory taken June 3, 1742, by Henry Hawley and Elnathan Wheeler, and filed Oct. 6, 1742, page 151.
    .
  4. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, CT Marriages to 1800, Early Connecticut Marriages: Fifth BookStratfordMilford?Continued.page 100 Josiah Patterson & Phebe Wells, May 24, 1753 #.