Sarah Hood1,2,3

F, #19469, b. 1731, d. 17 November 1775
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Hood)
  • Married Name: 12 May 1762; Mrs. Welles (Hood)

Family: Blackledge Welles b. 23 Aug 1724, d. 19 May 1788

Citations

  1. Boston, Massachusetts Marriages, 1700-1809
    Spouse1: Blackleach Wells
    Spouse2: Sarah Hood
    Married By: Rev. Andrew Elliot
    Date: 12 May 1762.

  2. Cemetery Records, CT Hartford Cem Rec, Mrs. Wells November 17, 1775 "wife of Blackledge Wells, aged 44".
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sabrina Parsons1,2

F, #19470, b. 1762, d. 3 April 1793
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Parsons)
  • Married Name: circa 1785; Mrs. Welles (Parsons)

Family: Hon. Ashbel Welles b. 27 Apr 1763, d. 4 Apr 1809

Citations

  1. Cemetery Records, CT Hartford Cem Rec, Mrs. Wells April 3, 1793 "wife of Ashbel Wells, aged 31 years".
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Cemetery Records, CT Hartford Cem Rec, Mrs. Wells April 3, 1793 "wife of Ashbel Wells, aged 31 years."

Hepzibah Buell1,2,3

F, #19471, b. 1771, d. 13 December 1849
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Buell)
  • Married Name: circa 1785; Mrs. Welles (Buell)

Family: Capt. Edmund Henry Welles b. 14 Dec 1771, d. 2 Mar 1813

Citations

  1. Daughter of Ichabod Buell of Cambridge, NY, born 15 Feb 1741 Hebron, CT., and Hepzibah Dewey born 20 Aug 1736 Hebron) They had 9 children.
  2. History of Washington Co, NY.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Ronald Harry Wells as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWBACKUPSID788C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 12:37:41.,_ID788 _Researcher.
  5. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.

John Emmett Welles

M, #19472, b. 27 December 1860, d. 25 February 1935
  • Reference: W018 ID723
  • Name Variation: John Emmitt Wells1,2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID723 _Researcher2
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John E Wells
    Name: John E Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1860
    Age in 1870: 10
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Panama
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 47
    Marian Wells 40
    John E Wells 10
    Willis R Wells 7
    Sally A Wells 2
    Emma Baggust 11; Head of Household=John Cooper Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about John C. Walls
    Name: John C. Walls
    [John C. Wells]
    Home in 1880: Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Age: 57
    Estimated birth year: abt 1823
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mariam
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Household Members: Name Age
    John C. Walls 57
    Mariam Walls 50
    J. Emmet Walls 19
    Willis R. Walls 17
    Lucy J. Walls 12

    ; Head of Household=John Cooper Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about John E Wells
    Name: John E Wells
    Home in 1900: Los Angeles Ward 6, Los Angeles, California
    Age: 38
    Birth Date: Dec 1861
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Susan B
    Marriage Year: 1884
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 16
    Residence : Los Angeles City, Los Angeles, California
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John E Wells 38
    Susan B Wells 47
    Chas S Church 20
    Don Wells 15
    Mary E Wells 14
    Trent Wells 11
    Lillie E Wells 9
    Chas Biedel 23
    Wm Langdon 48

    ; Household Member=Susan Belle Langdon
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USAG;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about John E Wells
    Name: John E Wells
    Age in 1910: 49
    Estimated birth year: abt 1861
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's name: Susan
    Home in 1910: Los Angeles Assembly District 71, Los Angeles, California
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John E Wells 49
    Susan Wells 53
    Trent Wells 21
    Lilly Wells 19
    Merriam Calahan 23 (daughter)
    Ruth Calahan 3 (granddaughter); Household Member=Susan Belle Langdon
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USAG; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about John E Wells
    Name: John E Wells
    Home in 1920: Los Angeles Assembly District 63, Los Angeles, California
    Age: 59
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1861
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Spouse's Name: Susan B Wells
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Home owned: Rent
    Able to read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John E Wells 59
    Susan B Wells 67
    Lily E Macklin 29

    ; Head of Household=Susan Belle Langdon
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1930; Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, USAG; 1930 United States Federal Census
    about John E Wells
    Name: John E Wells
    Home in 1930: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California
    View Map
    Age: 69
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1861
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Spouse's Name: Susan B Wells
    Race: White
    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military Service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace: View image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John E Wells 69
    Susan B Wells 75

    ; Head of Household=Susan Belle Langdon

Family: Susan Belle Langdon b. Nov 1852

Citations

  1. History of Washington Co, NY.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. History of Washington Co, NY.
  4. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  5. Ronald Harry Wells as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWBACKUPSID788C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 12:37:41.,_ID788 _Researcher.
  6. Ronald Harry Wells as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWBACKUPSID788C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 12:37:41.
  7. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.

Amy Wells1,2

F, #19473, b. 1 August 1824
  • Reference: W018 ID712

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Solomon D Wells1,2

M, #19474, b. 18 August 1817, d. 15 March 1907
  • Reference: W018
  • Birth: 18 September 1811; Cambridge, Washington Co., New York, USAG1,2
  • Birth*: 18 August 1817; Harmony, Chautauqua Co., New York, USAG
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 17 April 1842; Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; Bride=Alzina Simmons
  • Burial*: 15 March 1907; Spirit Lake, Dickinson Co., Iowa, USAG; Parents are Edmund Wells & Jane Cooper

    Husband of Alzina Simmons
    (Married: April 17, 1842

    Known children are:
    Edmund, b. about 1843 in PA
    Franklin Henry, b. about 1846 in NY
    Wallace, b. about 1851 in NY

    --------
    Obituary is published in the Spirit Lake Beacon, March 22, 1907 and reads in part:

    "Besides his aged companion, who is now in the shadow of death, two son, seven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren are living."
  • Death*: 15 March 1907; Spirit Lake, Dickinson Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990
    Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 No Image
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    Name:      S.D. Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Marital Status:      Married
    Age:      89
    Birth Date:      18 Aug 1817
    Birth Place:      New York
    Death Date:      15 Mar 1907
    Death Place:      Spirit Lake, Dickinson Co. Iowa
    Burial Date:      17 Mar 1907
    Burial Place:      Dickinson Co. Iowa
    Father:      Edmund Wells
    Mother:      Jane Cooper
    FHL Film Number:      1255705
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Edward Wells
    Name: Edward Wells
    Age: 58
    Estimated birth year: abt 1792
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Family Number: 434
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward Wells 58
    Jane Wells 57
    Sidney Wells 23
    William Wells 19
    Cornelia Wells 17
    Mary Wells 20
    William Wells 2; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Chautauqua, Chautauqua Co., New York, USAG;

    1850 NY Chautauqua Chautauqua, Family 419
    Wells, Solomon, age 35, waggonmaker, b: NY
    Wells, Alzina, age 32, b: NY
    Wells, Edmond, age 7, b: NY
    Wells, Franklin, age 4, b: NY; Household Member=Edmond S Wells, Household Member=Franklin Henry Wells, Household Member=Alzina Simmons3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 21 September 1857; Mower Co., Minnesota, USAG; Minnesota Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905
    Wells, Solomon, age 38, b: NY
    Wells, Alzina, age 38, b: NY
    Wells, Edwin, age 14, b: NY
    Wells, Franklin, age 10, b: NY
    Wells, Wallace, age 5, b: NY
    Wells, Hellen, age 10, b: NY

  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Lansing, Mower Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Solomon Wells
    Name: Solomon Wells
    Age in 1860: 43
    Birth Year: abt 1817
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Lansing, Mower, Minnesota
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lansing
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solomon Wells 43
    Alzina Wells 42
    Edmund Wells 14
    Franklin Wells 12
    Wallace Wells 7
    Ellen Shay 13

    ; Household Member=Alzina Simmons, Household Member=Edmond S Wells, Household Member=Franklin Henry Wells, Household Member=Wallace Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Silver Lake, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1870 US Federal Census
    MN, Martin co., Silver Lake
    Wells, Solomon 43
    Wells, Alzina 42
    Wells, Wallace 18; Household Member=Alzina Simmons, Household Member=Wallace Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Fairmont, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Solmon D. Wells
    Name: Solmon D. Wells
    Home in 1880: Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota
    Age: 63
    Estimated birth year: abt 1817
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Alzina
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Wagon Maker
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solmon D. Wells 63
    Alzina Wells 62

    ; Household Member=Alzina Simmons
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1885; Fairmont, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG; MN Territorial and State Census
    Wells, S D, age 68 NY
    Wells, A, age 67, NY
    Wells, A, 20 female, WI
    Wells, S, 18, Female, WI; Household Member=Alzina Simmons, Household Member=A Wells, Household Member=S Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Center Grove, Dickinson Co., Iowa, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Solomon L Willis
    Name: Solomon L Willis
    [Golomon L Wellzef]
    Home in 1900: Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa
    Age: 83
    Birth Date: Aug 1816
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Elzina
    Marriage Year: 1842
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 58
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solomon L Willis 83
    Elzina Willis 81

    ; Household Member=Alzina Simmons
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1905; Dickinson Co., Iowa, USAG; Iowa State Census, 1905
    Iowa State Census, 1905 No Image
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    Name:      S D Wells
    Birth Year:      abt 1820
    Birth Place:      New York
    Gender:      Female
    Age:      85
    Marital Status:      Married
    Residence Year:      1905
    Residence Place:      Dickinson, Iowa, United States
    Father Birth Place:      New York
    Mother Birth Place:      New York

Family: Alzina Simmons b. 29 Nov 1819, d. 26 Mar 1907

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Chautauqua, Family 419, Solomon Wells.

Henry Wells1,2

M, #19475, b. circa 1830, d. before 30 January 1850
  • Reference: W018 ID712

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Cornelia Wells1,2

F, #19476, b. 1833, d. 19 June 1870
  • Reference: W018 ID712
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Edward Wells
    Name: Edward Wells
    Age: 58
    Estimated birth year: abt 1792
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Family Number: 434
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward Wells 58
    Jane Wells 57
    Sidney Wells 23
    William Wells 19
    Cornelia Wells 17
    Mary Wells 20
    William Wells 2; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1855; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855 about George Wells
    Name:     George Wells
    Birth Year:     abt 1820
    Age:     35
    Gender:     Male
    Relation to Head:     Son
    Residence:     Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, USA
    District:     E.D. 1
    Household number:     82
    Line Number:     38
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Edmond Wells     63
    Jane Wells     61
    Reuben Harrison     25
    Cornelia Harrison     21
    George Wells     35
    Mary Wells     25
    William Wells     6
    Adelbert Wells     3; Head of Household=George Welles
  • Married Name: circa 1860; Mrs. Harrison (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1865; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; NNew York, State Census, 1865
    View New York, State Census, 1865

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    Name:      Wm Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Grandson
    Birth Year:      abt 1848
    Age:      17
    Residence:      Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, USA
    District:      1
    Line Number:      22
    Page Number:      23
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Edmund Wells      74
    Jane Wells      74
    George Wells      46
    Mary Wells      35
    Wm Wells      17
    Adelbert Wells      14; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles

Family: Reuben Harrison b. 1825, d. 17 Apr 1877

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.

Reuben Harrison1,2

M, #19477, b. 1825, d. 17 April 1877
  • Reference: W018 ID439

Family: Cornelia Wells b. 1833, d. 19 Jun 1870

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, GEDCOM File C:UsersBonnieDocumentsThe Master Genealogist v8GedcomsNY-Misc.ged imported on 2013/06/22 at 21:04:34.
  4. Michele Christine Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID092C~1.GED and imported on 10/01/2008 at 17:39:19.,_ID092 _Researcher.

Jane Ann Cooper1,2

F, #19478, b. 1794, d. 25 January 1885
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Cooper)
  • Married Name: 27 September 1814; Mrs. Welles (Cooper)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Edward Wells
    Name: Edward Wells
    Age: 58
    Estimated birth year: abt 1792
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Family Number: 434
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward Wells 58
    Jane Wells 57
    Sidney Wells 23
    William Wells 19
    Cornelia Wells 17
    Mary Wells 20
    William Wells 2; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1855; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1855 about George Wells
    Name:     George Wells
    Birth Year:     abt 1820
    Age:     35
    Gender:     Male
    Relation to Head:     Son
    Residence:     Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, USA
    District:     E.D. 1
    Household number:     82
    Line Number:     38
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Edmond Wells     63
    Jane Wells     61
    Reuben Harrison     25
    Cornelia Harrison     21
    George Wells     35
    Mary Wells     25
    William Wells     6
    Adelbert Wells     3; Head of Household=George Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Edmond Wells
    Name: Edmond Wells
    Age in 1860: 68
    Birth Year: abt 1792
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Stedman
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edmond Wells 68
    Jane Wells 66
    George Wells 40
    Mary Wells 30
    William L Wells 11
    Adelbert E Wells 8; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1865; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; NNew York, State Census, 1865
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    Name:      Wm Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head:      Grandson
    Birth Year:      abt 1848
    Age:      17
    Residence:      Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, USA
    District:      1
    Line Number:      22
    Page Number:      23
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Edmund Wells      74
    Jane Wells      74
    George Wells      46
    Mary Wells      35
    Wm Wells      17
    Adelbert Wells      14; Head of Household=Edmund Henry Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about George Wells
    Name: George Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1820
    Age in 1870: 50
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Harmony, Chautauqua, New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Panama
    Household Members: Name Age
    George Wells 50
    Mary Wells 40
    Adelbet Wells 18
    Edmund Wells 18 [78]
    Jane Wells 16 [76]
    Lena Hall 11; Head of Household=George Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1875; Harmony, Chautaugua Co., New York, USAG; New York, State Census, 1875 about Geo Wells
    Name:     Geo Wells
    Age:     56
    Gender:     Male
    Birth Year:     abt 1819
    Residence Date:     1 Jun 1875
    Residence Place:     Harmony, Chautauqua, New York, USA
    Election District:     E.D. 01, 03
    Household number:     7
    Relation to Head:     Head
    Spouse's Name:     Mary Wells
    Father's Name:     Ed
    Mother's name:     Jane Wells
    Line Number:     28
    Sheet Number:     1
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    Geo Wells     56
    Mary Wells     40
    Ed Wells     86
    Jane Wells     82; Head of Household=George Welles

Family: Edmund Henry Welles b. 26 Mar 1792, d. 22 Jul 1882

Citations

  1. History of Washington Co, NY.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  4. Unknown author, Cemetery Records, MAGNOLIA CEMETERY, Magnolia Springs, Chaut. Twp., NY WELLS Lot & Grave & Section 219-5 OLD WELLS, James Born June 2, 1797 Died Mar. 28, 1851 Age 56y 9m 26d Son of Edmond Henry Wells I Lot & Grave & Section 078-6 OLD WELLS, Jane H Spouse of James Born Mar. 21, 1799 Died Jan. 25, 1885 Age 83y 10m 3d nee Hapgood Lot & Grave & Section 078-5 OLD WELLS, George Spouse of Mary Died April 30, 1880 Age 60y 9m 18d Son of James & Jane Hapgood Wells Lot & Grave & Section 004-1 OLD WELLS, Mary Akin Spouse of George Born Aug. 21, 1826 Died Mar. 16, 1884 Age 54y 7m 23d Lot & Grave & Section 004-2 OLD WELLS, John C. Born 1822 Died 1897 Son fo James & Jane Hapgood Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-3 OLD WELLS, Lucy Spouse of John Died Jan. 25, 1858 Age 35y 9m 28d 1st Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-2 OLD WELLS, Charles T. Died Sept. 13, 1854 Age 10 Son of John & Lucy Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-1 OLD WELLS, Miraim E. Spouse of John Born 1829 Died 1903 2nd Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-4 OLD WELLS, Charles Merrit Born Dec. 27, 1860 Died Agu. 30, 1864 Son of John & Miriam Wells Twin Lot & Grave & Section 024-5 OLD WELLS, Lucy E. Died Jan. 1, 1860 Dau. of John & Miriam Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-6 OLD WELLS, William Died Oct. 3, 1899 Age 68y 10m 2d Son fo James & Jane Hapgood Wells Civil War Veteran Lot & Grave & Section 004-6 OLD WELLS, Merle F. Spouse of Mary "Mame" A. Born 1878 Died 1953 Son of William & Helen Card Wells Lot & Grave & Section 205-5 OLD WELLS, Marcus H. Born 1917 Died 1961 FATHER"- Son of Merle & Mary A. Fisher Wells Lot & Grave & Section 219-4 OLD WELLS, Mary "Mame" A. Spouse of Merle F. Born 1879 Died 1950 nee Fisher Lot & Grave & Section 205-4 OLD WELLS, Edmond II (not listed in Cemetery) WELLS, Edmond Henry III Born Aug. 8, 1815 Died May 28, 1844 E.W. Lot & Grave & Section 048-8 OLD WELLS, Elizabeth Cutler Spouse of Edmond Henry III Died 1839 E.W. Lot & Grave & Section 048-7 OLD, WELLS, Jane H Spouse of James Born Mar. 21, 1799 Died Jan. 25, 1885 Age 83y 10m 3d nee Hapgood Lot & Grave & Section 078-5 OLD.
  5. Cemetery Records, MAGNOLIA CEMETERY, Magnolia Springs, Chaut. Twp., NY WELLS Lot & Grave & Section 219-5 OLD WELLS, James Born June 2, 1797 Died Mar. 28, 1851 Age 56y 9m 26d Son of Edmond Henry Wells I Lot & Grave & Section 078-6 OLD WELLS, Jane H Spouse of James Born Mar. 21, 1799 Died Jan. 25, 1885 Age 83y 10m 3d nee Hapgood Lot & Grave & Section 078-5 OLD WELLS, George Spouse of Mary Died April 30, 1880 Age 60y 9m 18d Son of James & Jane Hapgood Wells Lot & Grave & Section 004-1 OLD WELLS, Mary Akin Spouse of George Born Aug. 21, 1826 Died Mar. 16, 1884 Age 54y 7m 23d Lot & Grave & Section 004-2 OLD WELLS, John C. Born 1822 Died 1897 Son fo James & Jane Hapgood Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-3 OLD WELLS, Lucy Spouse of John Died Jan. 25, 1858 Age 35y 9m 28d 1st Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-2 OLD WELLS, Charles T. Died Sept. 13, 1854 Age 10 Son of John & Lucy Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-1 OLD WELLS, Miraim E. Spouse of John Born 1829 Died 1903 2nd Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-4 OLD WELLS, Charles Merrit Born Dec. 27, 1860 Died Agu. 30, 1864 Son of John & Miriam Wells Twin Lot & Grave & Section 024-5 OLD WELLS, Lucy E. Died Jan. 1, 1860 Dau. of John & Miriam Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-6 OLD WELLS, William Died Oct. 3, 1899 Age 68y 10m 2d Son fo James & Jane Hapgood Wells Civil War Veteran Lot & Grave & Section 004-6 OLD WELLS, Merle F. Spouse of Mary "Mame" A. Born 1878 Died 1953 Son of William & Helen Card Wells Lot & Grave & Section 205-5 OLD WELLS, Marcus H. Born 1917 Died 1961 FATHER"- Son of Merle & Mary A. Fisher Wells Lot & Grave & Section 219-4 OLD WELLS, Mary "Mame" A. Spouse of Merle F. Born 1879 Died 1950 nee Fisher Lot & Grave & Section 205-4 OLD WELLS, Edmond II (not listed in Cemetery) WELLS, Edmond Henry III Born Aug. 8, 1815 Died May 28, 1844 E.W. Lot & Grave & Section 048-8 OLD WELLS, Elizabeth Cutler Spouse of Edmond Henry III Died 1839 E.W. Lot & Grave & Section 048-7 OLD, WELLS, John C. Born 1822 Died 1897 Son fo James & Jane Hapgood Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-3 OLD
              WELLS, Lucy Spouse of John Died Jan. 25, 1858 Age 35y 9m 28d 1st Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-2 OLD
              WELLS, Charles T. Died Sept. 13, 1854 Age 10 Son of John & Lucy Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-1 OLD
              WELLS, Miraim E. Spouse of John Born 1829 Died 1903 2nd Wife Lot & Grave & Section 024-4 OLD
              WELLS, Charles Merrit Born Dec. 27, 1860 Died Agu. 30, 1864 Son of John & Miriam Wells Twin Lot & Grave & Section 024-5 OLD
              WELLS, Lucy E. Died Jan. 1, 1860 Dau. of John & Miriam Wells Lot & Grave & Section 024-6 OLD.

Wealthian Welles

F, #19479, b. 25 January 1794, d. after 1848
  • Reference: W018 ID712
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Note: Their son W. B. Cooper was in l847 at Saltillo, Mexico having enlisted in l846, and writing to his Uncle, James WELLES a letter describing his impressions of Texas and part of Mexico. They had 5 children surnamed COOPER:
    1. Henry Cooper born March 04, 1816,
    2.Jane WELLES Cooper born Oct 14, 1817,
    3. Samuel Cooper born May 17, 1819;
    4. Mary Ann Cooper born Nov 05, 1821,
    5. Wendell Berry Cooper, born Jan 01, 18233
  • Name Variation: Wealthy Ann Welles3
  • Married Name: 20 January 1815; Mrs. Cooper (Welles)3

Family: Samuel Cooper b. c 1790, d. a 1848

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown subject unknown repository.

Samuel Cooper1,2,3

M, #19480, b. circa 1790, d. after 1848
  • Reference: W018 ID999

Family: Wealthian Welles b. 25 Jan 1794, d. a 1848

Citations

  1. Son of John Cooper.
  2. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Priscilla Welles1,2

F, #19481, b. circa 1796
  • Reference: W018
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Dickson (Welles)

Family: Robert Campbell Dickson b. 24 Jul 1792, d. 1842

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Robert Campbell Dickson1,2

M, #19482, b. 24 July 1792, d. 1842
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Note: Robert was the son of William and Elizabeth (Campbell) Dickson. Was a Sergeant in War of l8l2. Had 5 children

Family: Priscilla Welles b. c 1796

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Elizabeth Welles1,2

F, #19483, b. circa 1798
  • Reference: W018 ID712
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Curtis (Welles)

Family: Ransom Curtis b. c 1790

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Ransom Curtis1,2

M, #19484, b. circa 1790
  • Reference: W018 ID999

Family: Elizabeth Welles b. c 1798

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sidney Wells1,2

M, #19485, b. circa 1810, d. 1844
  • Reference: W018

Family: Sarah _____ b. c 1800

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Busti, Family 277 Sidney Wells with William Storm(?).

Sarah _____1

F, #19486, b. circa 1800
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Married Name: circa 1820; Mrs. Thayer (_____)
  • Married Name: circa 1830; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: Sidney Wells b. c 1810, d. 1844

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.

Alzina Simmons

F, #19487, b. 29 November 1819, d. 26 March 1907
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Name Variation: Alzina Simonson1,2
  • Married Name: 17 April 1842; Mrs. Wells (Simmons)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Chautauqua, Chautauqua Co., New York, USAG;

    1850 NY Chautauqua Chautauqua, Family 419
    Wells, Solomon, age 35, waggonmaker, b: NY
    Wells, Alzina, age 32, b: NY
    Wells, Edmond, age 7, b: NY
    Wells, Franklin, age 4, b: NY; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Lansing, Mower Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Solomon Wells
    Name: Solomon Wells
    Age in 1860: 43
    Birth Year: abt 1817
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Lansing, Mower, Minnesota
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lansing
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solomon Wells 43
    Alzina Wells 42
    Edmund Wells 14
    Franklin Wells 12
    Wallace Wells 7
    Ellen Shay 13

    ; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Silver Lake, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1870 US Federal Census
    MN, Martin co., Silver Lake
    Wells, Solomon 43
    Wells, Alzina 42
    Wells, Wallace 18; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Fairmont, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Solmon D. Wells
    Name: Solmon D. Wells
    Home in 1880: Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota
    Age: 63
    Estimated birth year: abt 1817
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Alzina
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Wagon Maker
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solmon D. Wells 63
    Alzina Wells 62

    ; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1885; Fairmont, Martin Co., Minnesota, USAG; MN Territorial and State Census
    Wells, S D, age 68 NY
    Wells, A, age 67, NY
    Wells, A, 20 female, WI
    Wells, S, 18, Female, WI; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Center Grove, Dickinson Co., Iowa, USAG;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Solomon L Willis
    Name: Solomon L Willis
    [Golomon L Wellzef]
    Home in 1900: Center Grove, Dickinson, Iowa
    Age: 83
    Birth Date: Aug 1816
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Elzina
    Marriage Year: 1842
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 58
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Solomon L Willis 83
    Elzina Willis 81

    ; Head of Household=Solomon D Wells
  • Note: 1 October 1901; Iowa, USAG; Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934
    about Edmund S. Wells
    Name: Edmund S. Wells
    State Filed: Iowa

    Mother fiiled for Civil War Pension
    Appl: 749694 no certificate listed; Principal=Edmond S Wells

Family: Solomon D Wells b. 18 Aug 1817, d. 15 Mar 1907

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 NY Chautauqua Chautauqua, Family 419, Solomon Wells.

Miriam Henry Wells1,2

F, #19488, b. 18 September 1811, d. 22 July 1882
  • Reference: W018
  • Married Name: circa 1829; Mrs. Slayton (Wells)

Family: William Slayton b. 17 Jan 1804, d. 2 Sep 1890

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William Slayton1,2

M, #19489, b. 17 January 1804, d. 2 September 1890
  • Reference: W018 ID999

Family: Miriam Henry Wells b. 18 Sep 1811, d. 22 Jul 1882

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Harriet Wells1,2

F, #19490, b. circa 1813
  • Reference: W018 ID712
  • Note: information states married William Slayton of Harmony and had children .. is this the same person Miriam married?

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Solomon Welles1,2

M, #19491, b. 24 June 1788, d. 6 January 1818
  • Reference: W018

Family: Mary Ann Dunlap b. 11 Jul 1793, d. 1870

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Ronald Harry Wells as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWBACKUPSID788C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 12:37:41.,_ID788 _Researcher.

Mary Ann Dunlap1,2

F, #19492, b. 11 July 1793, d. 1870
  • Reference: W018 ID439
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Dunlap)
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID439 _Researcher2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: wmeeshells_AT_aol.com; Researcher=_ID092 _Researcher2,4
  • Married Name: 15 December 1812; Mrs. Welles (Dunlap)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Brooklyn, Queens Co., New York, USAG;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about John D Wells
    Name: John D Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1816
    Age in 1870: 54
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Brooklyn Ward 13, Kings, New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Williamsburgh
    Household Members: Name Age
    Mary A Wells 77
    John D Wells 54
    Jessie H Wells 48
    David H Wells 20
    Newell W Wells 18
    Helen M Wells 17
    Mary N Wells 13
    Louisa H Wells 10
    John D Wells 7
    Sophia Hobson 14 (domestic)
    Maria Callahan 22 (domestic); Head of Household=Rev. John Dunlap Welles

Family: Solomon Welles b. 24 Jun 1788, d. 6 Jan 1818

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Ronald Harry Wells as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWBACKUPSID788C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 12:37:41.,_ID788 _Researcher.
  4. Michele Christine Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID092C~1.GED and imported on 10/01/2008 at 17:39:19.,_ID092 _Researcher.

Elizabeth Welles1,2

F, #19493, b. 13 February 1774
  • Reference: W018 ID712
  • Birth*: 13 February 1774; Hebron, Tolland Co., Connecticut, USAG3,2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1840; Elizabeth and Lewis T. Berry sold property to Sidney WELLES, Book BB, page 327 on May l9, l830. The following taken from Asa Fitch manuscripts "Lewis was a brother of Thomas Berry and of Mrs. Maj. Van Fryl. The Berrys came here from New Jersey. He was "keeper" of Salem jail and was a landlord, keeping tavern in the north front room of this house. There being a great squirrel hunt, ending in a drunken carous in the bar room keeping the family awake all night. Father awoke in the morning, tore down the sign, sent the revellers away and shut up his house from further use as an inn. Lewis and Thomas Berry moved to Whitestown, Oneida County. Thomas afterwards lived and died in Vernon." Elizabeth and Lewis Berry had the following known children
    a. Wendell Berry
    b. Mary Berry
    c. Morris Berry, b. 1800; 1850 census said Morris was 50 years old, Eugenia 40 years old and living at Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, NY
    d. Cornelia Berry
    e. Jane Berry
    f. Wealthy Berry
    g. Elizabeth Berry
    h. Frances Miriam Berry, married William Whitcher, had daughter Alice Miriam b. at Whitesboro, NY and married William S. Wood, DAR Rec #48586. They had daughter Miriam Berry Wood, b. Muskegon, Mich. (DAR Rec # 48587) Information taken from DAR record.
    i. Catherine Berry
    j. John Berry
    k. Lewis T. Berry, born 1809, married Emily Gardner, had daughter, Elizabeth Mitchell Ives, wife of George H. Ives. B. Whitestown, Oneida Cty, NY - DAR Record #49209.
    In 1850 NY census
    Lewis T. Berry was age 41
    Emily Gardner Berry, wife, age 26
    Elizabeth R. Berry, daughter age 4
    Frances R. Berry, daughter age 2
    Sarah L. Berry, daughter, age 5 months
    Mary Gardner, mother-in-law, age 65 yr; Groom=Lewis Berry1,2

Family: Lewis Berry b. c 1809

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Phillip Sheridan Graham as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID789C~1.GED and imported on 08/19/2008 at 00:18:13.,_ID789 _Researcher.

Lewis Berry1,2

M, #19494, b. circa 1809
  • Reference: W018 ID439
  • Birth*: circa 18091,2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: circa 1840; Elizabeth and Lewis T. Berry sold property to Sidney WELLES, Book BB, page 327 on May l9, l830. The following taken from Asa Fitch manuscripts "Lewis was a brother of Thomas Berry and of Mrs. Maj. Van Fryl. The Berrys came here from New Jersey. He was "keeper" of Salem jail and was a landlord, keeping tavern in the north front room of this house. There being a great squirrel hunt, ending in a drunken carous in the bar room keeping the family awake all night. Father awoke in the morning, tore down the sign, sent the revellers away and shut up his house from further use as an inn. Lewis and Thomas Berry moved to Whitestown, Oneida County. Thomas afterwards lived and died in Vernon." Elizabeth and Lewis Berry had the following known children
    a. Wendell Berry
    b. Mary Berry
    c. Morris Berry, b. 1800; 1850 census said Morris was 50 years old, Eugenia 40 years old and living at Saratoga Springs, Saratoga, NY
    d. Cornelia Berry
    e. Jane Berry
    f. Wealthy Berry
    g. Elizabeth Berry
    h. Frances Miriam Berry, married William Whitcher, had daughter Alice Miriam b. at Whitesboro, NY and married William S. Wood, DAR Rec #48586. They had daughter Miriam Berry Wood, b. Muskegon, Mich. (DAR Rec # 48587) Information taken from DAR record.
    i. Catherine Berry
    j. John Berry
    k. Lewis T. Berry, born 1809, married Emily Gardner, had daughter, Elizabeth Mitchell Ives, wife of George H. Ives. B. Whitestown, Oneida Cty, NY - DAR Record #49209.
    In 1850 NY census
    Lewis T. Berry was age 41
    Emily Gardner Berry, wife, age 26
    Elizabeth R. Berry, daughter age 4
    Frances R. Berry, daughter age 2
    Sarah L. Berry, daughter, age 5 months
    Mary Gardner, mother-in-law, age 65 yr; Bride=Elizabeth Welles1,2

Family: Elizabeth Welles b. 13 Feb 1774

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Michele Christine Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID092C~1.GED and imported on 10/01/2008 at 17:39:19.,_ID092 _Researcher.

Samuel D Welles1,2

M, #19495, b. 3 May 1781, d. 30 January 1866
  • Reference: W018
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Cambridge, Washington Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Samuel Mells
    Name: Samuel Mells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Family Number: 116
    Household Members: Name Age
    Samuel Mells 69
    Olive Mells 64
    James J Mells 30

    ; Household Member=Olive Scott, Household Member=James Scott Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Cambridge, Washington Co., New York, USAG; You have saved this record to My Ancestry (Shoebox).
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    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Meriam Livingston
    Name: Meriam Livingston
    Age in 1860: 34
    Birth Year: abt 1826
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Gender: Female
    Post Office: Cambridge
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Wm Livingston 38
    Meriam Livingston 34
    Wm Livingston 11
    Lemuel Livingston 6
    Elizabeth A Livingston 61
    Samuel Wells 78
    A H Wells 18; Household Member=Miriam Wells, Household Member=Austin Henry Wells, Household Member=William Livingston

Family 1: Miriam Henry b. 1786, d. 15 Jul 1811

Family 2: Olive Scott b. 1787, d. 2 Sep 1851

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Miriam Henry1,2

F, #19496, b. 1786, d. 15 July 1811
  • Reference: W018 ID439
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Henry)
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID439 _Researcher2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: wmeeshells_AT_aol.com; Researcher=_ID092 _Researcher2,3
  • Married Name: circa 1808; Mrs. Welles (Henry)

Family: Samuel D Welles b. 3 May 1781, d. 30 Jan 1866

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Michele Christine Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID092C~1.GED and imported on 10/01/2008 at 17:39:19.,_ID092 _Researcher.

Olive Scott1,2

F, #19497, b. 1787, d. 2 September 1851
  • Reference: W018 ID999
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Scott)
  • Married Name: 26 April 1813; Mrs. Welles (Scott)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Cambridge, Washington Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Samuel Mells
    Name: Samuel Mells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Family Number: 116
    Household Members: Name Age
    Samuel Mells 69
    Olive Mells 64
    James J Mells 30

    ; Head of Household=Samuel D Welles

Family: Samuel D Welles b. 3 May 1781, d. 30 Jan 1866

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sidney Welles1,2

M, #19498, b. 6 September 1786, d. 1 March 1859
  • Reference: W018
  • Note: Sidney was a farmer and it was recollected that Sidney was the only man ever known who raised a good crop of corn on the same field for thirty years in succession. With the ardor of youth when he was 70 years old he drove his own plow in a plowing contest AND took the prize. He also served as town officer, town collector l809 and town clerk l8l6l820
         
    Sidney's will was probated on April 7, l859 and listed his heirs, children: Mary E. Clement, Brooklyn, NY; J. Fairchild WELLES, Henry Martin WELLES b. 24 Aug 1823 d. 23 May 1895 at Cambridge, NY and wife Anne J WELLES of Cambridge, J. Horace WELLES of New Haven CT. The will was witnessed by Betty Long and William      Livingston, Cambridge, NY listed as acquainted with Sidney.     
    All (Sidney, Sylvia, first wife, Hannah, second wife) are buried at Turnpike cemetery, as well as the first four children listed below. They had 8 children between both wives which is the 5th generation.
  • Nam-Std: Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1850; Cambridge, Washington Co., New York, USAG;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Sidney Wells
    Name: Sidney Wells
    Age: 63
    Estimated birth year: abt 1787
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Cambridge, Washington, New York
    Family Number: 122
    Household Members: Name Age
    Sidney Wells 63
    Hannah M Wells 59
    Charles C Baker 9
    Ichabad C Baker 7
    Sarah Dunlap 21; Household Member=Hannah Merriman

Family 1: Sylvia Fairchild b. 1790, d. 7 Oct 1830

Family 2: Hannah Merriman b. 1790, d. 2 Apr 1858

Citations

  1. Descendants of Edmund Wells of Dudley, Worcester, England.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.