Minnie M Wells1

F, #20800, b. 9 May 1858, d. 21 June 1946
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • Birth*: 9 May 1858; Florence, Huron Co., Ohio, USA2,3,1
  • Burial*: 21 June 1946; Greenwood Cemetery, Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA
  • (Deceased) Death*: 21 June 1946; St Joseph Hospital, Lorain, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA; Ohio Department of Health - Certificate of Death - Minnie Wells
    died: 21 Jun 1946 - St Joseph Hospital, Lorain, Lorain Co, Ohio, age 88 years, 1 month, 12 days
    residence: 122 Wheeling St, Wellington, Oh
    born: 9 May 1858
    single
    occ: retired seamstress
    parents: Francis J Wells b: VT and Ann Hill, b: Florence, Oh
    informat: Mrs. Jean Fergeson of Cleveland, Oh
    burial: Wellington, OH
    Funeral Director: K S Andrews of Wellington
    disease: Uremia (7 days) and fractured left hip (44 days)
    Medical Docotr: R W Smith
    2,1
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher1
  • Name Variation: Mina B or D Wells4
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 June 1860; Wakeman, Huron Co., Ohio, USA;
    1860 OH Huron Wakeman House 1359
    Wells, Francis J., age 46, b: VT, farmer
    Wells, Ann, age 35, b: OH
    Wells, Francis L, age 18, b: OH
    Wells, Sarah Ann, age 9, b: OH
    Wells, Louisa M. age 4, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie M., age 2, b: OH
    Wells, John, age 1 month, b: OH; Head of Household=Francis James Wells5,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 26 July 1870; Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA;
    1870 OH Lorain Wellington, House 282, Family 289
    Wells, Francis James, 56, Works in Planning Mill (Lumber) b: VT
    Wells, Anne, 45, OH
    Wells, Maria, 14, OH
    Wells, Minnie M. 12, OH
    Wells, John Hill, 10, OH
    Wells, Lavender Ann, 5, OH
    Wells, Fred 2, OH
    Wells, Belle 1, (female), b: OH; Head of Household=Francis James Wells6,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA;
    1880 OH Lorain Wellington ED183 Family 25
    Wells, F. J., age 66, b: VT, laborer, father: VT, mother CT (mother was actually born in VT, father is CT)
    Wells, Ann, age 55, b: OH, wife, parents b: England
    Wells, Minnie M., age 20, b: OH, dau
    Wells, Ann L., age 14, b: OH, dau
    Wells, Fredrick, age 11, b: OH, son
    Wells, Bell E., age 11, b: OH, dau; Head of Household=Francis James Wells7,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 14 June 1900; Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA;
    1900 OH Lorain Wellington ED93, family 516
    Wells, Francis J, head, b: Sep 1813, age 86, married 59 years, b: VT, father b: CT, mother b: VT
    Wells, Ann, wife, b: Feb 1825, age 78, married 59 years, 9 children born, 6 living, b: OH (parents b: England)
    Wells, Minnie, dau, b: May 1858, age 42, single, b: OH
    Wells, Fred M, son, b: Jul 1867, age 32, single, b: OH; Head of Household=Francis James Wells3,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 April 1910; Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA;
    1910 OH Lorain Wellington ED127, family 142
    Wells, Ann H, head, age 85, widow, 9 children born, 4 living, b: OH (parents b: England)
    Wells, Minnie, dau, age 52, single, b: OH, dressmaker
    Wells, Fred, son, age 41, single, b: OH, general laborer; Head of Household=Anna Lavender Hill8,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 May 1930; Jackson, Ashland Co., Ohio, USA;
    1930 OH Ashland Jackson ED9, family 193
    Clark, Ann, head, age 64, widow, b: OH, father b: VT, mother b: OH, operating gasoline station
    Wells, Minnie, age 72, single, b: OH, father b: VT,mother b: OH; Head of Household=Lavender Ann Wells9,1

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Ohio Department of Health - Certificate of Death - Minnie Wells.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1900 OH Lorain Wellington ED93, family 516 - Francis J Wells.
  4. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1860 OH Huron Wakeman Family 1410 Francis J. Wells.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Lorain Wellington, Family 289, Francis James Wells.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1880 OH Erie Wellington ED183 Family 25, F. J. Wells.
  8. United States Federal Census, 1910 OH Lorain Wellington ED127, family 142 - Ann H Wells.
  9. United States Federal Census, 1930 OH Ashland Jackson ED9, family 193 - Anna Clark (Minnie Wells).

John Hill Wells1

M, #20801, b. 6 May 1860, d. 6 November 1907
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • Birth*: 6 May 1860; Wakeman, Huron Co., Ohio, USA1
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 22 March 1886; Huron Co., Ohio, USA; Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993

    Report issue

    Name:      John H Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Marriage Date:      22 Mar 1886
    Marriage Place:      Huron, Ohio, USA
    Spouse:      Louisa Hinkley
    Film Number:      000410261; Bride=Louisa Hinkley
  • (Groom) Marriage: 19 January 1893; Huron Co., Ohio, USA; Bride=Ellen _____2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 10 May 1906; Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA;

    James H. Wells in entry for John H. Wells and Ida J. Claflin, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994"



    Name: John H. Wells
    Titles and Terms:
    Event Type: Marriage
    Event Date: 10 May 1906
    Event Place: Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
    Event Place (Original):
    Age: 46
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1860
    Birth Date:
    Birthplace: Wakeman, , O.
    Father's Name: James H. Wells
    Father's Titles and Terms:
    Mother's Name: Ann Hill
    Mother's Titles and Terms:
    Spouse's Name: Ida J. Claflin
    Spouse's Titles and Terms:
    Spouse's Age: 40
    Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1866
    Spouse's Birthplace: Lockport, , N.Y.
    Spouse's Father's Name: Wm. E. Jenney
    Spouse's Father's Titles and Terms:
    Spouse's Mother's Name: Kate M. Witbeck
    Spouse's Mother's Titles and Terms:
    Reference ID: Vol 63, Appl.46596
    GS Film number: 886218
    Digital Folder Number: 004016963
    Image Number: 00124; Bride=Ida E Jenney
  • Burial*: 6 November 1907; Greenwood Cemetery, Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA
  • Death*: 6 November 1907; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; Ohio, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index, 1810s-2016
    Saved to
    Wells, John Hill in tree "BKH-Wells"
    Ohio, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Obituary Index, 1810s-2016 No Image
    Text-only collection

    Report issue

    Name:      John H Wells
    [John Hill Wells]
    [Jack Wells]
    Death Age:      47
    Birth Date:      6 May 1866
    Marriage Date:      10 May 1906
    Death Date:      6 Nov 1907
    Death Place:      Norwalk, Ohio, USA
    Parents:      FRANCIS J and ANNE E
    Spouse:      Ida E Clafin
    Newspaper Information:      Newspaper: Fremont Weekly Messenger, Newspaper Date: 08 Nov 1907, Newspaper Page: 1 Column: 2; Repository: Hayes Presidential Library - Fremont, OH; Years Available:| Newspaper: Norwalk Daily Reflector, Newspaper Date: 06 Nov 1907, Newspaper Page: 3 Column: 3; Repository: Hayes Presidential Library - Fremont, OH; Years Available: 1882-1892 | Newspaper: Norwalk Daily Reflector, Newspaper Date: 07 Nov 1907, Newspaper Page: 1 Column: 2; Repository: Hayes Presidential Library - Fremont, OH; Years Available: 1882-1892 | Newspaper: Norwalk Daily Reflector, Newspaper Date: 08 Nov 1907, Newspaper Page: 1 Column: 1; Repository: Hayes Presidential Library - Fremont, OH; Years Available: 1882-1892 | Newspaper: Norwalk Daily Reflector, Newspaper Date: 09 Nov 1907, Newspaper Page: 2 Column: 3; Repository: Hayes Presidential Library - Fremont, OH; Years Available: 1882-1892
  • Obituary: 7 November 1907; Norwalk Daily Reflector, Norwalk Twp., Huron Co., Ohio, USA; "THE DEATH OF JOHN H. WELLS
    John H. Wells, mention of whose death was made in Wednesday's Reflector, leaves a wife, a mother, one brother and three sisters. The mother, Mrs. Anne Wells, resides in Wellington. Mr. Wells's wife to whom he was married May 10th, 1906, was formerly Mrs., Ida E. Claflin, of this city. His brother, Fred Wells, and sister, Miss Minnie wells, reside in Wellington, another sister, Mrs. Leland Clark, lives in Clarksfield, while a third sister, Mrs. William Verity, resides in Shawnee, Okla., Mr. Verity being editor of the Shawnee Herald, and formerly with the St. Paul Globe.
    Deceased was a nephew of Governor Wells, of Utah. He was graduated from Heidleberg college, Tiffin, and was also a Mason, an Odd Fellow and a member of the Cigar Maker's union."
    Norwalk Daily Reflector 7 November 1907; page 1 col 2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher1
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 June 1860; Wakeman, Huron Co., Ohio, USA;
    1860 OH Huron Wakeman House 1359
    Wells, Francis J., age 46, b: VT, farmer
    Wells, Ann, age 35, b: OH
    Wells, Francis L, age 18, b: OH
    Wells, Sarah Ann, age 9, b: OH
    Wells, Louisa M. age 4, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie M., age 2, b: OH
    Wells, John, age 1 month, b: OH; Head of Household=Francis James Wells3,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 26 July 1870; Wellington, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA;
    1870 OH Lorain Wellington, House 282, Family 289
    Wells, Francis James, 56, Works in Planning Mill (Lumber) b: VT
    Wells, Anne, 45, OH
    Wells, Maria, 14, OH
    Wells, Minnie M. 12, OH
    Wells, John Hill, 10, OH
    Wells, Lavender Ann, 5, OH
    Wells, Fred 2, OH
    Wells, Belle 1, (female), b: OH; Head of Household=Francis James Wells4,1
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1900; Kenton, Huron Co., Ohio, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about John Wells
    Name: John Wells
    Home in 1900: Kenton Ward 2, Huron, Ohio
    Age: 40
    Birth Date: May 1860
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
    Marital Status: Single
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John Wells 40
    occ: cigar maker1

Family 1: Louisa Hinkley b. 1867

Family 2: Ida E Jenney b. 1866

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. Marriage Records: Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio, Volume 6, Page 149 Birth Registration.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 OH Huron Wakeman Family 1410 Francis J. Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Lorain Wellington, Family 289, Francis James Wells.

Thelma H Wells1,2

F, #20802, b. February 1909
  • Reference: W999 ID999
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher2
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 May 1910; Braceville, Trumbull Co., Ohio, USA;
    1910 OH Trumbull Braceville ED205, family 191 -
    Wells, William, head, age 27, married 2 years, b: OH, (parents b: England)?, occ: railroad fireman
    Wells, Mary E, wife, age 20, married 2 years, 1 child born, living, b: OH (parents b: England)
    Wells, Thlema H., dau, age 1 year, 3 months, b: OH; Head of Household=William Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 January 1920; Hubbard, Trumball Co., Ohio, USA;
    1920 OH Trumbull Hubbard ED 277, family 286
    Wells, William, head, age 39, b: OH, father b: Eng, mother b: OH, car builder
    Wells, Mary E?, wife, age 27, b: OH
    Wells, Thelma H., dau, age 10, b: OH
    Wells, Dorothy V., dau, age 8, b: OH
    Wells, Billy, son, age 5, b: OH
    Wells, Clarence E., brother, age 24, single, b: Eng, mother b: OH; Head of Household=William Wells5,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1920, for Hubbard, Trumbill County, Ohio, USA, EDistrict 277 Sheet 12 Line 16 for William Wells age 38 b: OH.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1910 OH Trumbull Braceville ED205, family 191 - William Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1920 OH/Trubill/Hubbard, EDistrict 277 Sheet 12 Line 16 for William Wells age 38 b: OH.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1920 OH Trumbull Hubbard Ed277, family 286, William Wells.

Arvilla Voss1,2

F, #20803, b. 1890
  • Reference: W015 ID001
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID001 _Researcher2
  • Married Name: circa 1911; Mrs. Wells (Voss)
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 January 1920; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 33, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 30, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany, mother b: MI)
    Wells, George M, son, age 7, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, William V, son, age 3, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, J Sloat Jr., son, age 2, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Voss, Fannie, mother-in-law, age 52, widow, b: MI, father b: NY, mother b: Germany
    Voss, Donald W, brother-in-law, age 10, single, b: MI (father b: Germany, mother b: MI); Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1930; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269,
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 43, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 40, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany)
    Wells, George M, son, age 17, b: NY
    Wells, William V, son, age 13, b: NY
    Wells, J Sloat, son, age 12, b: NY
    Wells, Dorthy G, dau, age 6, b: NY; Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells4,2

Family: Jacob Sloat Wells b. 30 Sep 1886

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 271, George Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140, J Sloat Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269, J Sloat Wells.

Martha Wells (2)1,2

F, #20804, b. 1774, d. circa 1825
  • Reference: W015 ID272
  • Married Name: circa 1795; Mrs. Daughridge (Wells)

Family: James Daughridge b. c 1770, d. c 1825

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Provided by Thelma Dey Van Husen.

Elizabeth Wells1,2

F, #20805, b. 1818
  • Reference: W015 ID272

Family: James Joyce b. c 1810

Citations

  1. GEDCOM.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Provided by Thelma Dey Van Husen.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1820 GA Telfair Jeremiah Wells.

George M Wells1,2

M, #20806, b. 1912
  • Reference: W015 ID001
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID001 _Researcher2
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 January 1920; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 33, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 30, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany, mother b: MI)
    Wells, George M, son, age 7, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, William V, son, age 3, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, J Sloat Jr., son, age 2, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Voss, Fannie, mother-in-law, age 52, widow, b: MI, father b: NY, mother b: Germany
    Voss, Donald W, brother-in-law, age 10, single, b: MI (father b: Germany, mother b: MI); Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1930; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269,
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 43, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 40, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany)
    Wells, George M, son, age 17, b: NY
    Wells, William V, son, age 13, b: NY
    Wells, J Sloat, son, age 12, b: NY
    Wells, Dorthy G, dau, age 6, b: NY; Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells4,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 271, George Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140, J Sloat Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269, J Sloat Wells.

Abel Welles1,2

M, #20807, b. 18 August 1750
  • Reference: W015
  • Birth*: 18 August 1750; Stratford, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA; (twin of Isaac)
    Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)

    Name:      Abel Welles
    [Abel Weles, Wells, Wills]
    Gender:      Male
    Birth Date:      18 Aug 1750
    Birth Place:      Stratford
    Parent:      John
    Parent:      Comfort1,2
  • Nam-Std: Wells

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, CT Fairfield Co vital records
    Wells     John     spouse     Comfort BIRDSEY ______.     m          
    Wells     Charity     dau     John & Comfort     b     2-Jun     1741
    Wells     John     son     John & Comfort     b     26-Aug     1747
    Wells     Abel     son twin with Isaac     John & Comfort     b     18-Aug     1750
    Wells     Isaac     son twin with Abel     John & Comfort     b     18-Aug     1750
    Wells     Bette     dau     John & Comfort     b     22-Feb      1743/44
    Wells     Isaac     son twin with Abel     John & Comfort     d     26-Aug     1750
    Wells     John     bro of Betty     John & Comfort     d     14-Jan     1789
    Wells     Comfort     mother of Betty     John & Comfort     d     9-Feb     1790
    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William V Wells1,2

M, #20808, b. 1917
  • Reference: W015 ID001
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID001 _Researcher2
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 January 1920; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 33, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 30, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany, mother b: MI)
    Wells, George M, son, age 7, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, William V, son, age 3, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, J Sloat Jr., son, age 2, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Voss, Fannie, mother-in-law, age 52, widow, b: MI, father b: NY, mother b: Germany
    Voss, Donald W, brother-in-law, age 10, single, b: MI (father b: Germany, mother b: MI); Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1930; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269,
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 43, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 40, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany)
    Wells, George M, son, age 17, b: NY
    Wells, William V, son, age 13, b: NY
    Wells, J Sloat, son, age 12, b: NY
    Wells, Dorthy G, dau, age 6, b: NY; Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells4,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 271, George Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140, J Sloat Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269, J Sloat Wells.

George Keil1

M, #20810, b. 1873, d. after 7 April 1930
  • Reference: W999 ID348

Citations

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

Pearl S Zimmerman1,2

F, #20812, b. 8 June 1896, d. 5 May 1968
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher2
  • Married Name: 16 June 1913; Mrs. Wells (Zimmerman)
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about Edwin C Wells
    Name: Edwin C Wells
    [Edwin C Webb]
    Age: 29
    [24]
    Birth Year: abt 1891
    [abt 1896]
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1920: Norwalk Ward 4, Huron, Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Pearl Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
    Home Owned: Rent
    Able to Read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edwin C Wells 29
    [24]
    Pearl Wells 23
    Edwin Wells 5
    Catherine Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=Edwin Close Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; United States Census, 1930
    Name      Edwin C Wells
    Event Type      Census
    Event Date      1930
    Event Place      Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States
    Gender      Male
    Age      40
    Marital Status      Married
    Race      White
    Race (Original)      White
    Relationship to Head of Household      Head
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original)      Head
    Birth Year (Estimated)      1890
    Birthplace      Ohio
    Father's Birthplace      Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace      Ohio
    Sheet Letter      B
    Sheet Number      11
    Household
         
    Role
         
    Gender
         
    Age
         
    Birthplace
    Edwin C Wells      Head      M      40      Ohio
    Pearl S Wells      Wife      F      33      Ohio
    Edwin B Wells      Son      M      15      Ohio
    Catherine M Wells      Daughter      F      13      Ohio
    Betty J Wells      Daughter      F      8      Ohio; Head of Household=Edwin Close Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1940; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA;
    Edward C Wells
    United States Census, 1940
    Name      Edward C Wells
    Event Type      Census
    Event Date      1940
    Event Place      Ward 4, Norwalk City, Norwalk Township, Huron, Ohio, United States
    Gender      Male
    Age      50
    Marital Status      Married
    Race (Original)      White
    Race      White
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original)      Head
    Relationship to Head of Household      Head
    Birthplace      Ohio
    Birth Year (Estimated)      1890
    Last Place of Residence      Same House
    Household
         
    Role
         
    Gender
         
    Age
         
    Birthplace
    Edward C Wells      Head      M      50      Ohio
    Pearl Wells      Wife      F      43      Ohio
    Betty Jane Wells      Daughter      F      18      Ohio; Head of Household=Edwin Close Wells

Family: Edwin Close Wells b. 17 Jul 1889, d. 28 Sep 1948

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Record Daughter's of American Revolution Application, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Edwin Close Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Huron
    State: Ohio
    Birthplace: Ohio;United States of America
    Birth Date: 17 Jul 1889
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1832322
    DraftBoard: 0.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Cemetery Records, Huron County ,Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions, 1997, page701.

Katherine M Wells1,2

F, #20813, b. 1917, d. 1965
  • Reference: W000 ID348
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher2
  • Name Variation: Catherine M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; 1920 United States Federal Census
    about Edwin C Wells
    Name: Edwin C Wells
    [Edwin C Webb]
    Age: 29
    [24]
    Birth Year: abt 1891
    [abt 1896]
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1920: Norwalk Ward 4, Huron, Ohio
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    [Head]
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Pearl Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
    Home Owned: Rent
    Able to Read: Yes
    Able to Write: Yes
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edwin C Wells 29
    [24]
    Pearl Wells 23
    Edwin Wells 5
    Catherine Wells 3

    ; Head of Household=Edwin Close Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1930; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; United States Census, 1930
    Name      Edwin C Wells
    Event Type      Census
    Event Date      1930
    Event Place      Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United States
    Gender      Male
    Age      40
    Marital Status      Married
    Race      White
    Race (Original)      White
    Relationship to Head of Household      Head
    Relationship to Head of Household (Original)      Head
    Birth Year (Estimated)      1890
    Birthplace      Ohio
    Father's Birthplace      Ohio
    Mother's Birthplace      Ohio
    Sheet Letter      B
    Sheet Number      11
    Household
         
    Role
         
    Gender
         
    Age
         
    Birthplace
    Edwin C Wells      Head      M      40      Ohio
    Pearl S Wells      Wife      F      33      Ohio
    Edwin B Wells      Son      M      15      Ohio
    Catherine M Wells      Daughter      F      13      Ohio
    Betty J Wells      Daughter      F      8      Ohio; Head of Household=Edwin Close Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1940; Mrs. Miller (Wells)

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Record Daughter's of American Revolution Application, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Edwin Close Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Huron
    State: Ohio
    Birthplace: Ohio;United States of America
    Birth Date: 17 Jul 1889
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1832322
    DraftBoard: 0.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown compiler, unknown short title, Biographical and Portrait Cyclopedia of Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania comprising a Historical Sketch of the County., Huron Co Cemetery Records - Woodlawn Cemetery
    Miller     Katherine M. (Wells?)     1917     1965.

Jacob Sloat Wells1,2

M, #20814, b. 17 October 1917, d. 18 December 2006
  • Reference: W015 ID001
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Researcher=_ID001 _Researcher2
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 January 1920; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 33, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 30, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany, mother b: MI)
    Wells, George M, son, age 7, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, William V, son, age 3, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Wells, J Sloat Jr., son, age 2, b: NY (father b: NY, mother b: MI)
    Voss, Fannie, mother-in-law, age 52, widow, b: MI, father b: NY, mother b: Germany
    Voss, Donald W, brother-in-law, age 10, single, b: MI (father b: Germany, mother b: MI); Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1930; Big Flats, Chemung Co., New York, USA;
    1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269,
    Wells, J Sloat, head, age 43, married age 25, b: NY )parents b: PA)
    Wells, Arvilla, wife, age 40, married age 22, b: MI (parents b: Germany)
    Wells, George M, son, age 17, b: NY
    Wells, William V, son, age 13, b: NY
    Wells, J Sloat, son, age 12, b: NY
    Wells, Dorthy G, dau, age 6, b: NY; Head of Household=Jacob Sloat Wells5,2
  • SSN*: before 1951; Ohio, USA; Social Security Death Index
    Name: J. Sloat Welles
    SSN: 283-16-0709
    Last Residence: 90064 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    Born: 17 Oct 1917
    Died: 18 Dec 2006
    State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951 )

    3,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 271, George Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Social Security Death Index, Social Security Death Index
    Name: J. Sloat Welles
    SSN: 283-16-0709
    Last Residence: 90064 Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    Born: 17 Oct 1917
    Died: 18 Dec 2006
    State (Year) SSN issued: Ohio (Before 1951 )

    .
  4. United States Federal Census, 1920 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 140, J Sloat Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1930 NY Chemung Big Flats ED4, family 269, J Sloat Wells.

Ella Mann1,2,3

F, #20817, b. September 1870, d. 14 April 1962
  • Reference: W015 ID448
  • Married Name: 1896; Mrs. Wells (Mann)
  • (Household Member) Census: 15 June 1900; Wood Co., Texas, USA;
    1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165
    Wells, Joel R, head, b: Nov
    1860, age 39, married 3 years, b: TX (father b: MS, mother b: AL), farmer
    Wells, Ella, wife, b: Sep
    1870, age 29,, married 3 years, 3 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Honis? M, son, b: May 1897, age 3, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, b: Nov 1898, age 1, b: TX
    Wells, Zora, dau, b: Aug 1899, age 4 months, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1910; Rising Star, Eastland Co., Texas, USA;
    1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 49, 2nd marriage 14 years, b: TX
    Wells, Ella, wife, age 40, 1st marriage 14 years, 6 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Clifie, dau, age 9, b: TX
    Wells, Dave, son, age 7, b: TX
    Wells, Alton, son, age 5, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 3, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells6,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 February 1920; Lone Oak, Hunt Co., Texas, USA;
    1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 58, b: TX (parents b: AL?), farmer
    Wells, Ella M, wife, age 48, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 23, single, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 21, married, b: TX
    Wells, Agie A, dau-in-law, age 17, b: TX
    Wells, Cliffie, dau, age 20, single, b: TX
    Wells, Dave T, son, age 18, b: TX
    Wells, Alton B, son, age 15, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 13, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells7,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 4 April 1930; Winnsboro, Wood Co., Texas, USA;
    1930 TX Wood Winnsboro ED12, family 110
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 69, married age 34, b: TX
    Wells, Mary R, wife, age 59, married age 25, b: KY
    Hornbuckle, Elmer, son-in-law, age 25, married age 22, b: TX
    Hornbuckle, Edith, dau, age 24, married age 19, b: TX
    Hornbuckle, Eugene, gr-dau, age 1-11/12, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells8,3

Family: Joel B Wells b. Nov 1860

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165 - Joel R Wells.
  2. Military Record, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Horace Mann Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Smith
    State: Texas
    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 21 May 1896
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1983669
    DraftBoard: 0

    .
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. 1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165 - Joel R Wells unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  5. United States Federal Census, Texas Death Index, 1903-2000
    Name: Ella Wells
    Death Date: 14 Apr 1962
    Death County: Eastland
    Certificate: 22239

    .
  6. United States Federal Census, 1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25 - Joe R Wells.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89 - Joe R Wells.
  8. United States Federal Census, 1930 TX Wood Winnsboro ED12, family 110 - Joe R Wells.

Horace Mann Wells1,2,3

M, #20818, b. 21 May 1896, d. April 1978
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 15 June 1900; Wood Co., Texas, USA;
    1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165
    Wells, Joel R, head, b: Nov
    1860, age 39, married 3 years, b: TX (father b: MS, mother b: AL), farmer
    Wells, Ella, wife, b: Sep
    1870, age 29,, married 3 years, 3 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Honis? M, son, b: May 1897, age 3, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, b: Nov 1898, age 1, b: TX
    Wells, Zora, dau, b: Aug 1899, age 4 months, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells1,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1910; Rising Star, Eastland Co., Texas, USA;
    1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 49, 2nd marriage 14 years, b: TX
    Wells, Ella, wife, age 40, 1st marriage 14 years, 6 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Clifie, dau, age 9, b: TX
    Wells, Dave, son, age 7, b: TX
    Wells, Alton, son, age 5, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 3, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells8,3
  • Milt-Event*: 5 June 1917; Lindale, Smith Co., Texas, USA; World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Horace Mann Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Smith
    State: Texas
    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 21 May 1896
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1983669
    DraftBoard: 0
    single
    working on J E Mann farm, Lindale, Rt 4, TX
    desc: medium height/weight, blue eyes, brown hair2,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 February 1920; Lone Oak, Hunt Co., Texas, USA;
    1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 58, b: TX (parents b: AL?), farmer
    Wells, Ella M, wife, age 48, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 23, single, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 21, married, b: TX
    Wells, Agie A, dau-in-law, age 17, b: TX
    Wells, Cliffie, dau, age 20, single, b: TX
    Wells, Dave T, son, age 18, b: TX
    Wells, Alton B, son, age 15, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 13, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells9,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 14 April 1930; Nacona, Montague Co., Texas, USA;
    1930 TX Montague Nacona ED16, family 370
    Wells, Horace M, head, age 33, married age 24, b: TX (same as parents), mechanic auto garage
    Wells, Mabel K, wife, age 26, married age 16, b: TX (father b: MO, mother b: TX)
    Wells, Horace M, Jr, son, age 8, b: TX
    Wells, Billy J, son, age 6, b: TX
    Wells, Laura B, dau, age 4-7/12, b: TX
    Bratcher, Benjamin C, brother-in-law, age 22, single, b: TX (father b: MO, mother b: TX)
    Bratcher, Carey E, brother-in-law, age 14, b: TX (father b: MO, mother b: TX); Household Member=Mabel Katherine Bratcher6,3
  • SSN*: before 1951; Texas, USA; Social Security Death Index
    Name: Horace Wells
    SSN: 456-03-6850
    Last Residence: 76255 Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States of America
    Born: 21 May 1896
    Last Benefit: 76255 Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States of America
    Died: Apr 1978
    State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 )

    7,3

Family: Mabel Katherine Bratcher b. 1904

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165 - Joel R Wells.
  2. Military Record, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Horace Mann Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Smith
    State: Texas
    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 21 May 1896
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1983669
    DraftBoard: 0

    .
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Horace Henry Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Smith
    State: Texas
    Birthplace: Texas;United States of America
    Birth Date: 18 Sep 1888
    Race: Caucasian (White)
    Roll: 1983669
    DraftBoard: 0.

  5. 1930 TX Montague Nacona ED16, family 370 - Horace M Wells unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1930 TX Montague Nacona ED16, family 370 - Horace M Wells.
  7. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Social Security Death Index
    Name: Horace Wells
    SSN: 456-03-6850
    Last Residence: 76255 Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States of America
    Born: 21 May 1896
    Last Benefit: 76255 Nocona, Montague, Texas, United States of America
    Died: Apr 1978
    State (Year) SSN issued: Texas (Before 1951 )

    .
  8. United States Federal Census, 1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25 - Joe R Wells.
  9. United States Federal Census, 1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89 - Joe R Wells.

Wade Wells1,2

M, #20819, b. November 1898
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 15 June 1900; Wood Co., Texas, USA;
    1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165
    Wells, Joel R, head, b: Nov
    1860, age 39, married 3 years, b: TX (father b: MS, mother b: AL), farmer
    Wells, Ella, wife, b: Sep
    1870, age 29,, married 3 years, 3 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Honis? M, son, b: May 1897, age 3, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, b: Nov 1898, age 1, b: TX
    Wells, Zora, dau, b: Aug 1899, age 4 months, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 April 1910; Rising Star, Eastland Co., Texas, USA;
    1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 49, 2nd marriage 14 years, b: TX
    Wells, Ella, wife, age 40, 1st marriage 14 years, 6 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Clifie, dau, age 9, b: TX
    Wells, Dave, son, age 7, b: TX
    Wells, Alton, son, age 5, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 3, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells6,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 February 1920; Lone Oak, Hunt Co., Texas, USA;
    1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89
    Wells, Joe R, head, age 58, b: TX (parents b: AL?), farmer
    Wells, Ella M, wife, age 48, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Horace M, son, age 23, single, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, age 21, married, b: TX
    Wells, Agie A, dau-in-law, age 17, b: TX
    Wells, Cliffie, dau, age 20, single, b: TX
    Wells, Dave T, son, age 18, b: TX
    Wells, Alton B, son, age 15, b: TX
    Wells, Edith, dau, age 13, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells4,2
  • Milt-Event*: 17 September 1942; Tyler, Smith Co., Texas, USA; U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
    Name: Wade Wells
    Birth Year: 1897
    Race: White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country: Texas
    State: Texas
    County or City: Gregg
    Enlistment Date: 17 Sep 1942
    Enlistment State: Texas
    Enlistment City: Tyler
    Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Grade: Private
    Grade Code: Private
    Source: Civil Life

    Education: Grammar school
    Civil Occupation: Wire Chief, Telephone And Telegraph
    Marital Status: Divorced, without dependents
    Height: 70
    Weight: 190

    5,2

Family: Agie A _____ b. 1903

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165 - Joel R Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files,Virgil D. White, Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files, Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1920 TX Hunt Lone Oak, ED148, family 89 - Joe R Wells.
  5. Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files,Virgil D. White, Abstracts of Revolutionary War Pension Files, U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946
    Name: Wade Wells
    Birth Year: 1897
    Race: White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country: Texas
    State: Texas
    County or City: Gregg
    Enlistment Date: 17 Sep 1942
    Enlistment State: Texas
    Enlistment City: Tyler
    Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Grade: Private
    Grade Code: Private
    Source: Civil Life

    Education: Grammar school
    Civil Occupation: Wire Chief, Telephone And Telegraph
    Marital Status: Divorced, without dependents
    Height: 70
    Weight: 190

    .
  6. United States Federal Census, 1910 TX Eastland Rising Star ED49, family 25 - Joe R Wells.

Zora Wells1,2

F, #20820, b. August 1899, d. after 15 June 1900
  • Reference: W015
  • (Household Member) Census: 15 June 1900; Wood Co., Texas, USA;
    1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165
    Wells, Joel R, head, b: Nov
    1860, age 39, married 3 years, b: TX (father b: MS, mother b: AL), farmer
    Wells, Ella, wife, b: Sep
    1870, age 29,, married 3 years, 3 children born/living, b: KY (same as parents)
    Wells, Honis? M, son, b: May 1897, age 3, b: TX
    Wells, Wade, son, b: Nov 1898, age 1, b: TX
    Wells, Zora, dau, b: Aug 1899, age 4 months, b: TX; Head of Household=Joel B Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Wood Jpct 2 Ed141, family 165 - Joel R Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Edgar Leland Clark1,2

M, #20821, b. 20 October 1867, d. 10 March 1929
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • Birth*: 20 October 1867; Clarksfield, Huron Co., Ohio, USA
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 1889; prob., Lorain Co., Ohio, USA; LELAND CLARK
    b. 20 OCT 1867, Clarksfield, OH
    d. 10 MAR 1929, Ashland, Ashland Co, OH
    Married: Anna CLARK
    Father: Calvine CLARK, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Mother: Nancy Ann DAY, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Huron Co

    ANNA CLARK
    b. 13 JUL 1865, Wakeman, OH
    d. 25 JAN 1947, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH
    Widow: Edgar Leland CLARK
    Father: Francis James WELLS, b. Old Windsor, VT
    Mother: Ann HILL, b. Florence, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Clarksfield, OH

    DORIS MARIE CLARK
    b. 27 SEPT 1899, Ashland
    d. 12 JUN 1938, Milton, Ashland Co, OH
    Divorced: Dow J CLARK
    Father: Eugene C GLESSNER, b. Polk, Ashland Co, OH
    Mother: Blanche ROLAND, b. Ashland, OH; Bride=Lavender Ann Wells1,2
  • (Witness) Burial*: 10 March 1929; Collinwood Cemetery, Huron Co., Ohio, USA; Birth: 1867
    Clarksfield
    Huron County
    Ohio, USA
    Death: 1929
    Ashland
    Ashland County
    Ohio, USA


    Family links:
    Parents:
    Calvin Carlton Clark (1831 - 1905)
    Nancy A Day Clark (1845 - 1917)

    Spouse:
    Anna L Wells Clark (1865 - 1947)


    Burial:
    Collinwood Cemetery
    Huron County
    Ohio, USA3,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 10 March 1929; Ashland, Ashland Co., Ohio, USA3,1,2
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher2
  • Note: LELAND CLARK
    b. 20 OCT 1867, Clarksfield, OH
    d. 10 MAR 1929, Ashland, Ashland Co, OH
    Married: Anna CLARK
    Father: Calvine CLARK, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Mother: Nancy Ann DAY, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Huron Co

    ANNA CLARK
    b. 13 JUL 1865, Wakeman, OH
    d. 25 JAN 1947, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH
    Widow: Edgar Leland CLARK
    Father: Francis James WELLS, b. Old Windsor, VT
    Mother: Ann HILL, b. Florence, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Clarksfield, OH

    DORIS MARIE CLARK
    b. 27 SEPT 1899, Ashland
    d. 12 JUN 1938, Milton, Ashland Co, OH
    Divorced: Dow J CLARK
    Father: Eugene C GLESSNER, b. Polk, Ashland Co, OH
    Mother: Blanche ROLAND, b. Ashland, OH
    ; Principal=Lavender Ann Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 4 June 1900; Clarksfield, Huron Co., Ohio, USA;
    1900 OH Huron Clarkfield, ED10, family 179
    Clark, Edgar L, head, b: Oct 1866, age 33, married 11 years, b: OH (same as parents), day laborer
    clark, Anna, wife, b: Jul 1865, age 34, married 11 years, 3 children born, 2 living, b: OH (father b: VT, mother b: OH)
    Clark, Jean, dau, b: Jul 1892, b: OH
    Clark, Don, son, b: Feb 1897, b: OH
    Hull, Alexander, boarder, b: Jul 1852, age 47, single, b: OH (father b: Scotland, mother b: Ireland), Railroad foreman; Household Member=Lavender Ann Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 22 April 1910; Ashland, Ashland Co., Ohio, USA;
    1910 OH Ashland Ashland Ward 2 ED12, family 250
    Clark, Edgar L, head, age 44, married 21 yars, b: OH 9same as parents) Stationary Engineer
    Clark, Anna L, wife, age 45, married 21 years, b: OH (father b: VT, mother b: OH)
    Clark, Dow J, son, age 13, b: OH
    Clark, Nancy A, mother, age 65, widow, 3 children born, 2 living, b: OH (same as parents), nurse for private family; Household Member=Lavender Ann Wells5,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 4 January 1920; Ashland, Ashland Co., Ohio, USA;
    1930 OH Ashland Jackson ED9, family 193
    Clark, Eleland, head, age 52, b: OH (same as parents), engineer "Dlationary?
    Clark, Anna, wife, age 54, b: OH (father b: VT, mother b: OH)
    Clark, Jean, dau, age 27, single, b: OH, bookkeper, garment ?; Household Member=Lavender Ann Wells6,2

Family: Lavender Ann Wells b. 13 Jul 1865, d. 26 Jan 1947

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1930 OH Ashland Jackson ED9, family 193 - Anna Clark (Minnie Wells).
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, LELAND CLARK
    b. 20 OCT 1867, Clarksfield, OH
    d. 10 MAR 1929, Ashland, Ashland Co, OH
    Married: Anna CLARK
    Father: Calvine CLARK, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Mother: Nancy Ann DAY, b. Clarksfield, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Huron Co

    ANNA CLARK
    b. 13 JUL 1865, Wakeman, OH
    d. 25 JAN 1947, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co, OH
    Widow: Edgar Leland CLARK
    Father: Francis James WELLS, b. Old Windsor, VT
    Mother: Ann HILL, b. Florence, OH
    Buried: Day Cemetery, Clarksfield, OH

    DORIS MARIE CLARK
    b. 27 SEPT 1899, Ashland
    d. 12 JUN 1938, Milton, Ashland Co, OH
    Divorced: Dow J CLARK
    Father: Eugene C GLESSNER, b. Polk, Ashland Co, OH
    Mother: Blanche ROLAND, b. Ashland, OH.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1900 OH Huron Clarkfield, ED10, family 179 - Edgar L Clark.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1910 OH Ashland Ashland Ward 2 ED12, family 250 - Edgar L Clark.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1920 OH Ashland Ashland ED4, family 14 - Eland Clark.

Sarah Cain1

F, #20822, b. 9 July 1816, d. 26 April 1895
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • Nickname: Sally Cain1
  • Married Name: 13 March 1834; Mrs. Wells (Cain)
  • Married Name: 26 November 1846; Mrs. Rollins (Cain)
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 September 1860; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1860 MS Franklin family 478
    Rollins, David D, age 39, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, age 44, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 13, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 10, b: MS
    Rollins, Louisa, age 6, b: MS
    Rollins, William, age 4, b: MS
    Rollins, Ann Eliza, age 1, b: MS
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 18, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 17, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins3,1

Family 1: Wiley Wells b. 24 Jan 1797, d. 19 Feb 1844

Family 2: David Dixon Rollins b. 4 Sep 1820, d. 29 Aug 1877

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Franklin family 478 - David D Rollins.

David Dixon Rollins1

M, #20823, b. 4 September 1820, d. 29 August 1877
  • Reference: W999 ID448
  • (Head of Household) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Household Member=Sarah Cain, Household Member=Thomas J Wells, Household Member=John Lee Calhoun Wells, Household Member=Mary Ann Wells, Household Member=Martha Malinda Wells, Household Member=Sarah J Wells2,1
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 28 September 1860; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1860 MS Franklin family 478
    Rollins, David D, age 39, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, age 44, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 13, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 10, b: MS
    Rollins, Louisa, age 6, b: MS
    Rollins, William, age 4, b: MS
    Rollins, Ann Eliza, age 1, b: MS
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 18, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 17, b: MS; Household Member=Sarah Cain, Household Member=Mary Ann Wells, Household Member=Martha Malinda Wells, Household Member=Sarah J Wells3,1

Family: Sarah Cain b. 9 Jul 1816, d. 26 Apr 1895

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Franklin family 478 - David D Rollins.

Frances Wells1

F, #20824, b. 2 January 1833, d. before 1850
  • Reference: W015 ID903

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.

Thomas J Wells1

M, #20825, b. 25 March 1836, d. 26 August 1916
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins5,1
  • (Head of Household) Census*: June 1860; Carter, Ashley Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1860 AR Ashley Carter, family 66
    Wells, Thomas J, age 35, farmer, b: MS
    Wells, Mary F A E, age 22, b: MS; Household Member=Mary F A E Haley6,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 10 June 1870; Carter, Ashley Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1870 AR Ashley Carter, family 125
    Wells, Thomas, age 32, farmer, b: MS
    Wells, Mary age 29, b: MS
    Wells, Jefferson, age 11, b: AR
    Wells, Francis, age 8, b: AR
    Wells, Sarah, age 5, b: AR
    Wells, Susan, age 4, b: AR7,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 14 June 1880; Carter, Ashley Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1880 AR Ashley Carter ED7, family 194
    Wells, T J, age 44, farmer, b: MS (father b: VA, mother b: MS)
    Wells, Sarah A age 38, b: AL (father b: AL, mother b: NC)
    Wells, Jeff W, age 21, b: AR
    Wells, Frank M, age 18, b: AR
    Wells, Sarah E, age 15, b: AR
    Wells, Louisa A, age 14, b: AR
    Wells, Thomas E, age 7, b: AR
    Wells, Tilden, age 3, b: AR (twin) (male)
    Wells, Hendricks, age 3, b: AR (twin) (male)
    Sellon, Wilbur, age 18, b: OH (same as parents); Household Member=Sarah A Beasley, Household Member=Louisa Mary Wells, Household Member=Thomas E Wells, Household Member=Tilden James Wells, Household Member=Hendricks Wells, Household Member=Jefferson W Wells, Household Member=Francis M Wells, Household Member=Sarah E Wells, Household Member=Susan Wells4,1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Carter, Ashley Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1900 AR Ashley Carter
    Wells, Thomas J, had, b: Mar 1836, age 64, married 29 years, b: MS (father b; VA
    Wells, Sarah A, wie, b: Jul 1841, age 58, married 29 years, b: AL
    Wells, Thomas, son, b: Jul 1873, single, b: AR; Household Member=Sarah A Beasley, Household Member=Thomas E Wells1
  • (Head of Household) Census: 26 April 1910; Prairie, Ashley Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1910 AR Ashley Prairie, family 37
    Wells, Thomas J, head, age 73, married 39 years, b: MS (father b: GA, mother b: MS)
    Wells, Sarah E, wife, age 68, married 39, b: AL (parents b: SC)
    Wells, Thomas E, son, age 37, single, b: AR (father b: MS, mother b: AL); Household Member=Sarah A Beasley, Household Member=Thomas E Wells8,1

Family 1: Mary F A E Haley b. 28 Nov 1838, d. 24 Feb 1871

Family 2: Sarah A Beasley b. 22 Jul 1841, d. 23 Feb 1916

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Ashley Carter, family 66 - Thomas J Wells.
  3. "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
    , "CAIN", Book: "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
         
    Contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mildred and Margaret Ezell

    ----------------------------------------------------------------------

    THE MS CAINS

    10. Pearson WELLS; m 15 Mar 1806 Wilkinson Co. Jemimah Gustavus
    11. Sarah WELLS; m Phillip Simm's.
    12. Elizabeth WELLS; m Benjamin McWater
    13. Winnie WELLS; m ___ Jones
    14. Sina WELLS; m 4 June 1816 St. Helena, Daniel Allen
    15. Ruth WELLS; m 6 Aug 1815 St. Helena, Samuel Lanier
    16. James WELLS; m 29 July 1824 St. Helena, Elinor Gayner *
    17. Benjamin WELLS, m 27 July 1810 Dolly Corch; 2nd 3 Apr 1814 St.
    Helena Elizabeth Splan.
    #16. James WELLS m 2nd 1. Jan 1829 E. Feliciana Mademisselle Bryan.


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    BIRTHS
    ------

    Wiley WELLS was borne the 24 of Jan. 1797
    Sarah Cain was borne July 9, 1816
    Thomas J. WELLS warn borne the 25 March 1836
    John L. C. WELLS was borne May 12, 1837
    Mary F. A. E. Haley was borne Nov. 28, 1838
    Sarah A. Beasley was borne July 22, 1841
    Jefferson W. WELLS was born Feb. 21, 1859
    Francis N. WELLS was borne July 17, 1861
    Sarah E. WELLS was borne July 6th 1864
    Louisa Mary WELLS was borne May 14, 1866
    Thomas E. WELLS oldest son of T. J. WELLS and Sarah A. WELLS
    was borne 1st. July 1872
    Teldin and Hendricks WELLS twins was borne 2nd Feb. 1877
    Estella WELLS borne June 16, 1880

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    MARRIAGES
    ---------

    Thomas J WELLS and Mary F A E Haley was married
    August 5 day 1857

    Thomas J WELLS and Sarah A Beasley
    was married the 30 day of May 1871

    (This bible kept by Judge Thomas James WELLS of Ashley County, AR.
    "found" by Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX. has data in it of our Fr.
    Co. MS WELLS family.)

    *******************************************************************

    DEATHS
    ------

    Sarah A. WELLS died Feb. 23, 1916
    Thomas H. WELLS died Aug. 26, 1916

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    MEMORANDA
    ---------
    Mary F. A. E. WELLS wife of T. J. WELLS died Feb 24th 1871
    Weley WELLS father of T. J. WELLS died Feb 19th 1844
    Edmond WELLS died May 18th 1835 uncle
    John WELLS died June 17th AD 1832 uncle
    Anna Powell died August 17 AD 1849 grandmother
    Mary WELLS died April 7, 1832 grandmother

    (Judge of Ashley County, Arkansas 1866 - 1868 Thomas J. WELLS)

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    Wiley WELLS original land entries (v.1,p.37) was NW/4 of NE/4 Sec 32, T6
    R3E, 39 ac, 11 July 1836 and NE/4 of NW/4 Sec 32 T6 R3E, 39 ac, 7 Sep
    1836.
    His deeds were as follows (from deed index only as deed books were
    burned):
    He from Absalom WELLS obligation to make title to land 3 Jan 1821 A-493
    (Bk A p.493)
    He from Absalom WELLS and wife 100 ac 5 Jan 1824. B-11
    He & wife to MS Union Bank Mortg. T6 R3, 9 Apr 1839. C-504
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac 8 Sep 1834. C-184
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 8 Sep 1834. C-484
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 Sep 1835 C-508
    He from Thos. Scott & wife 40 ac & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 4 Sep 1839.
    C-591
    He from David King about Ratcliffs Pocket Book 19 Apr 1841. C-?
    He and wife to Wilson Byrd E/2 of NE/4 & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 20 Jan
    1840 C-677.

    On 14 Oct 1833 Simeon J. Broadaway and Joseph George of Fr. Co. MS
    appointed Wiley WELLS to represent them and their wives Hetty Broadway
    and Mary George, heirs of decd Rebecca Holloway.
    Succession Papers of St. Helena Par., LA.

    Fr.Co. Tax Digests shows for him:
    1832 80 ac Homo 1 sl 1 poll
    1833 80 ac Fords Cr. 1 poll, sales $800
    1835 80 ac Homo River 1 poll
    1836 80 ac Homo, 1 poll 1 sl
    1837 80 ac Homo 1 poll 4 sl
    1838 80 ac Homo 1 poll
    1839 80 ac Fords? Cr. 1 poll 3 sl
    1840 160 ac Homo 1 poll
    1841 80 ac Merch. sales $1500 1 poll 4 sl
    1842 $700 sales 1 poll 7 sl
    1844 Willey WELLS estate $300 3 sl
    1845 Wiley WELLS estate
    1848 was the next diqest available and Wiley WELLS was missing from
    it.
    Censuses:
    1840 Fr.Co. M 2(under 5) 1(40-50) F 1(under 5) 1(5-10) 1(20-30)
    1850 Fr.Co. #209 David D. Rollins 29 m LA; Sarah 34 f MS; Theresa 2 f MS;
    David D. 8/12 m MS and WELLS: Thomas 14 m MS; John C. 13 zn; Mary A.
    10 f; Martha N. 8 f; Sarah J. 6 f MS.

    Descendants of Wiley WELLS and Sarah Cain:
    A) Thomas James WELLS, Judge of Ashley Co. AR 1866-1868, was b 25 Mar
    1836 Fr.Co. MS, d 26 Aug 1916 Ashley Co. AR; m 1st 5 Aug 1857 Mary
    F.A.E. Haley of Madison Co., MS, b 28 Nov 1838, d 24 Feb 1871 Ashley
    Co., AR; m 2nd 30 May 1871 Sarah A. Beasley, b 22 July 1841, Mist,
    AR, d 23 Feb 1916, Hamburg, AR.
    1880 Ashley Co. AR at Carter Twp, E.D. 7-26 WELLS, T.J. 44 MS; Sarah A.
    wife 38 AL; Jeff W. son 21 AR; Frank N son 18; Sarah E. 16; Louiza
    A. dau 14; Thos. E. son 7; Tidden son 3; Hendrick son 3.
    1900 Ashley, Carter twp E.D. 10-17 WELLS, Thomas J. Mar 1836 64 MS;
    Sarah.A. wife July 1841 58 AL; Thomas son July 1873 26 AR.

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    1910 Ashley Co. 002-0014-0037 WELLS, Thomas J. 71 MS; Sarah E. wife 68
    AL; Thomas E. son 37 AR.
    Data from the Ashley Co. records should not be accepted by the
    family until further verification.
    a) Jefferson W. WELLS,.b. 21 Feb 1859, Ashley Co., AR,
    1900 Ashley E.D. 10-15 Carter Twp, WELLS, Jeff W. Sep 1858, 41 AR,
    living alone.
    b) Francis N. WELLS, b 17 July 1861, Ashley Co., AR.
    1900 Conway Co., Nichols Twp, E.D. 10-6 WELLS, Francis M. June 1861 38
    AR; William D. son Jan 1883 17: Rubin son Oct 1886 13; Nancy E. dau
    Jan 1889 11; Thomas L. son May 1891 9: John S. son June 1894 5;
    George H. son Sep 1896 3; Lorance C. son May 18 98 2; Scroggins,
    Elizabeth, servant May 1876 22 AR
    c) Sarah E. WELLS, b 6 July 1864. Sally WELLS m 17 Sep 1884 J.A.
    Wheat, Ashley C-307. Ours?
    d) Louisa Mary WELLS, b 14 May 1866, Ashley Co., AR. A Lula M. WELLS
    age 16 m 27 Dec 1884 W. O. Carpenter, age 24. Ashley Co. C-346.
    Children by the 2nd wife:
    e) Thomas E. WELLS, b 1 July 1872
    f) Teldin WELLS, b 2 Feb 1877, twin
    g) Hendricks WELLS. b 2 Feb 1977, twin
    h) Estella WELLS, b 11 June 1880
    B) John Lee Calborn WELLS, b 12 May 1836, Fr.Co., d 30 June 1914,
    Logansport, LA. DeSoto, LA: m 8 Dec 1869 Adeline Mariah Strait, b 24
    Jan 1847, d 5 Apr 1914 Logansport, LA. He was age 7 when his father
    died. He is the grandfather of Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX who has
    done extensive research on the Cain and WELLS lines.
    1870 Fr.Co. MS, p.55 #702 Strait, G.G. 66 SC; Evaline 31 MS: Mary M.
    27 f; Martha 20 f: Bryant 14 m and WELLS, John 33 m; WELLS, Adaline
    N. 22 f MS (Note: George G. Strait m Anna N. Lee 12 Jan 1837, in
    Fr. Co., his second wife.)
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Cr. E.D. 146-55 WELLS, J.L.C. 43 MS MS MS;
    A. M. wife 33 MS SC MS: A. M. dau 9; G. W. son 5; Jackie, son 3 MS:
    dau 1/12 MS.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 WELLS, John 12 May 1837, 63 MS; Adaline
    wife 24 Jan 1848, 32 MS; Pansey son 9 May 1885, 15 MS: Lillie dau 20
    Jan 1888, 12 MS: Daisey dau 27 May 1882 MS; Noble, Forest, son in
    law 9 Dec 1872, 25 MS.
    1910 Fr.Co. #312 WELLS, John L.C. 73 md once 41 yrs MS Unk MS; Adaline
    M. wife 55 md once 41 years 6 children, 7 living MS NC MS
    Issue of John L.C. and Adaline Mariah (Strait) WELLS:
    a) Annie Mariah WELLS, b 3 Nov 1870 Fr.Co. MS, d 15 Feb. 1932. m 16
    Dec 1886 (Fr.Co. 1-177 by John F. Porter P.B.S., J.M. Cruise
    bondsman) Wesley Wroten, b 14 Nov 1860, d 15 Oct 1921, both bur
    Damascus Bapt. Church cem. Fr.Co. (Sec. 11 T7 R5) in the Kennolia
    Community.

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    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-19 Wroten, Wesley 14 Oct 1860, 39 MS; Anna
    wife 3 Nov 1870, 29 MS; Eunice dau 17 Sep 1887, 12 MS; Beatrice dau
    12 Dec 1890, 9; Audrie dau 22 Mch 1997, 3 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. E.D. 67-26 Wroten, Wesley (Kesly) 50 md once for 23 yrs MS
    MS MS; A.M. wife 40 md once, 23 yrs 6 children 6 living MS MS MS;
    Beatrice dau 16, Audry dau 12; Queenie dau 9; Loise dau 4; Leslie
    dau 2.
    1/ Eunice Wroten, b 17 Sep 1887, Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Beatrice Wroten, b 12 Dec 1890, Fr.Co. MS
    3/ Audrey Wroten, b 22 Mch 1897, Fr.Co. MS
    4/ Queenie Wroten, b c.1901, Fr.Co.
    5/ Lois Wroten, b c.1906, Fr.Co.
    6/ Leslie Wroten, b a.1908, Fr.Co.
    7/ Irene Wroten, b c.1911, Fr.Co.
    b) George Wiley WELLS, b 4 Jan 1873 Fr.Co., d 1937; m 13 Dec 1894
    (Fr.Co. 2-111, no return, he age 22, she age 22) Virginia Evelyn
    "Evie" Cupit, b 22 Nov 1872, d 19 Apr 1960, Wesson, MS, both bur
    Heucks Retreat Church Cem., Lincoln Co., MS., dau of Eli and
    Elizabeth (Godbold) Cupit.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-53 Cupit, Eli 36 MS; L.E.
    wife 28 MS; Eva dau 7 MS; J.L. son 5 MS; Sallie dau 3; Minnie dau 1
    MS; Mallissa Mccall, adopted dau 20 MS.
    Eli Cupit m Elizabeth Godbold 7 Feb 1872 (Fr.CO. 5-172 by A.P.
    Nichelson M.G.1 R.F. Noble bondsman).
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-20 WELLS, George Jan 4, 1873, 27 MS; Evva
    wife 28 Nov 1872, 27 MS; Ersa dau 30 Oct 1895, 4; John son 13 Apr
    1899, 1; Luster, Herny Servant 19 Dec 1883 10 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. p.105 Meadville & Brookhaven Rd #71 WELLS, George 32 md
    once 15 yrs MS MS MS; Evy V. wife 37 md once 15 yrs 6 children 4
    living; Johnie E. son 11; Versie V. son 8; Lula L. dau 5; Thomas J.
    son 1.
    1/ Ersa Vida WELLS (dau), b 30 Oct 1895 Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Son WELLS, b 1897 Fr.Co., d c.1898 Fr.Co.
    3/ Johnnie Eli WELLS, b.13 Apr 1899, Fr.CO.
    4/ Versie Virgil WELLS, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    5/ Luna L. WELLS, b c.1905
    6/ James Cody WELLS, b c.1909
    7/ Lillie Mae WELLS, b c.1911
    c) Harvey Leonard WELLS, b 12 July 1877 Fr.Co. MS, d 6 Mch 1941; m 17
    Nov 1896 (Fr.Co. 2-246 by James Cupit M.B.S., he age 21, she 18)
    Ella N. Coleman, b 13 May 1878, d 3 Feb 1966, both bur Rosehill
    Cem., Brookhaven, MS, dau of J.H. and M.O. Coleman.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-44 Coleman, J.H. 26 MS;
    M.O. wife 21 MS; Columbus son 3; Ella dau 2; William son 7/12 MS
    1900 Lincoln Co. Beat 5, E.D. 101-13 WELLS, Harvy Mar 1876 24 MS; Ella
    wife May 1878, 22 MS; dau Jan 1897, 3 MS

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    1910 Lincoln Co. E.D. 91-5 WELLS, Harvey 33 MS; Ella wife 32; Agnes
    dau 12
    1/ Agnes L. WELLS, b 27 Nov 1897; m _____ Enright, bur. Rosehill Cem.
    d) Richard "Jackie" WELLS, died young.
    e) Geneva Addie WELLS, b 11 May 1880 Fr.Co., d 9 Nov 1949; m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-466 by C.G. Guice J.P.) Milton Whitfield Seale, b 2 May
    1877, d 8 Oct 1961, both bur Midway (Sec.30 T6 R3, 1 mile south of
    Meadville toward Bude), son of Jason M. Seale and his 2nd wife
    Catherine Whittington. See p.113, this compilation. He married 2nd
    Lula B. ___, b 21 July 1893, d 22 Jan. 1957, bur Midway.
    1910 Fr.Co. Meadville p.77 #43 Seale, Milton 32 md once MS MS MS;
    Geneva wife 29 md once 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; Vivian dau
    9; Rosa dau 8; Earl son 6; Jason son 5; Eva dau 3.
    1/ Vivian Earnestine Seale, b c.1901 Fr.Co.,MS.
    2/ Primrose Geneva Seale, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    3/ Earl Frank Seale, b c.1904, Fr.Co.
    4/ Jason Lee Seale, b c.1905 Fr.Co.
    5/ Evie Neta Seale, b c.1907 Fr.Co.
    6/ Annie Daisy Seale, b c.1910 Fr.Co.
    f) Daisy Francis WELLS, b 22 Apr 1884 Fr.Co.; d 5 Sep 1957 m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-468 by C.G. Guice) Forrest Houston Noble, b 9 Dec 1876,
    d 24 Mch 1953, both bur Rosehill cem., Brookhaven, MS., son of R.F.
    and Narcissa Noble.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat McCall's Creek, E.D. 146-51, Nobles, R.F. 42 MS;
    Narcisa wife 35 MS; W.A. dau 14 MS; Louis son 12 MS; Rufus son 9
    MS; B.W. son 7; Forrest son 5; M.J. dau 3, Narrcissa dau 1 MS
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 Noble, Forest 9 Dec 1874 25, MS, son in
    law of John WELLS.
    1910 Lincoln Co. MS Brookhaven E.D. 84-19 Noble, F.H. 36; Daisy wife
    28; Ralph son 8; Gladys dau 7; Wahne son 3.
    1/ Ralph Fitzhugh Noble, b c.1902, MS
    2/ Glady Mae Noble, b c.1903
    3/ Maxie Forrest Noble, b c.1907
    4/ Roger Paul Noble, b c.1911
    g) Pansy "Johnny" WELLS, b 4 May 1885 Fr.Co. MS, d 22 Nov 1938 Natchez
    Hosp., Adams Co., MS, bur Midway Cem. Fr. Co. MS; m 20 June 1903
    (Fr.Co. 3-124 by J.Q. Byrd J.P.) David "Dave" Tillet Porter (as
    his first wife), b 21 Jan 1884 McCall, Fr.Co. MS, d 21 Aug 1974
    Ferriday, LA, bur Greenlawn Cem., Natchez, MS, son of John
    Ferdinand Porter and Nancy Fedella Carraway.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D.146-43 Porter, John F. 41
    MS;.Nancy.T. wife 28 MS; B.B. dau 5; S.B. dau 3; Eli O'Neal servant
    20 MS 1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-6 Porter, John 27 Mar 1839, 61 MS;
    Nancy wife 24 Sep 1852, 48 MS; Judie dau 7 Nov 1880, 19; David son
    21 Jan 1884, 16 MS; Gambrel son 9 June 1987, 12; Carey son 15 Feb
    1890, 10; Orsie son 12 Dec 1893, 6 MS.



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    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 4 #16 Brookhaven Road, Porter, David 21 m once 6 yrs
    MS MS MS; Pansy wife 25 md once 6 years 2 children 2 living; A.D.
    dau 5; Hazel dau 2.
    1/ A. Dee Porter, b 16 May 1904 Fr.Co. MS. Her third marriage was to
    David S. McDonald, b 11 July 1893, d 18 Sep 1967, Houston, TX. No
    children.
    2/ Hazel Lillian Porter, b 29 Jan 1908 Fr.Co.; m 24 Dec 1926 at
    Vidalia, Concordia Par., LA, Roy Leo Cobb, b 3 Oct 1906 Fr.Co., d
    11 Mar 1986 Natchez, MS, bur Midway Cem.
    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 3 Meadville & Union Church Road #87 Cobb, James M. 32
    md once 13 yrs 6 children 5 living MS MS MS; Maude wife 30 md once
    13 years 6 children 5 living; Dewy son 11; Willie son 9; Gladys
    dau 6; Roy son 4; Ceaser son 2; Grooms, Martha m other 56 wd 5
    children 4 living MS MS MS
    A/ Thomas "Tommie" Chester Cobb, b 14 Sep 1931 Fayette, Jefferson,
    MS; m 1st 7 Dec 1953 Elizabeth Daniel of N.C. (div.)
    a/ Linda Susan Cobb, b 6 Dec 1954
    3/ John "Johnny" David Porter, b 27 Mch 1912 Fr.Co. MS, d 4 Apr 1974,
    Excelsior, MN, bur B Apr 1974 Baton Rouge, LA; m 31 July 1936
    Vidalia, LA Ora D. Cole, b 21 Mar 1908 Fr.Co.MS.
    A/ Gene Porter, step son
    4/ Willie Lee "Billie" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr. Co. MS; m 30
    Aug 1941 Fr.Co. MS, Jack Raymond Nixon, b 14 May 1921
    A/ Philip Raymond Nixon, b 26 Sep 1953 El Paso, TX; m 20 May 1978
    New Orleans LA, Sheree Lee Denniss, b 18 May 1958 Colorado
    Springs, CO
    a/ Clint Rayland Nixon, b 25 Aug 1980, N.O., LA
    B/ Melvina "Mel" Maxine Nixon, b 11 July 1955, Colorado Springs, CO,
    m 14 May 1983 Texarkana, TX, Cliff Allen Brothers
    5/ Annie Lee "Ann" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr.Co. MS; m 13 Feb
    1945, Yuma, AZ Verne "Johnnie" Randall Jr., b 15 Aug 1922
    Poticallo, Idaho, d 31 Jan 1970 Texarkana, TX, bur Chaplewood
    Cem., Texarkana, TX.
    A/ Dianna Lynne Randall, b 3 May 1954 El Paso, TX; m Dennis Anthony
    Patterson, b 14 May 1952 OK.
    a/ Melissa Ann Patterson, b 28 Jan 1978 Nacogdoches, TX
    b/ April Lynne Patterson, b 2 Apr 1891, Texarkana, TX
    c/ Philip Anthony Patterson, b 15 Feb 1983 Midland, TX
    B/ John Charles Randall, b 22 Jan 1961 Texarkana, TX; m (div.)
    a/ John Verne Randall, b 26 Dec 1983, Camden, AR

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    h) Lillie Mae WELLS, b 20 June 1887 Fr.Co. MS, d 14 Jan 1953, bur New
    Sight Cem., Lincoln Co. MS; m 1st 20 June 1907 (Fr.Co. 3-423 by
    W.T. Wooten J.P.) John Asa Cotten, b 23 Apr 1882, d 26 July 1952,
    bur Holly Spring Cem., Lincoln Co. MS. She m 2nd John R. Raney.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 172 Cotten, Asa 2 Jan 1851, 49 md 27 yrs MS MS MS;
    Elizabeth wife 18 June 1855, 44, md 27 yrs, 17 children 15 living
    MS MS MS: Florence dau 17 Apr 1876, 24 MS MS MS; Lillie dau 20 Feb
    1880, 20; Dazie dau 21 Feb 1880, 20; John son 2 3 Apr 1882, 18, Ada
    dau 26 Dec 1883, 16; Thomas son 1 Nov 1885, 14; James son 10 Mar
    1887, 13; Alice dau 2 June 1869, 11; Ella dau 27 July 1890, 9; Nina
    dau 24 Oct 1893, 6; Rubbie dau 9 May 1895, 5; Kate 29 May 1897, 3;
    Eula 10 Jan 1900 4/12.
    Asa B. Cotten m M.E. Cloy 10 Dec 1873 (Fr.Co. 6-25 by John Sample,
    Meth. South, with H.A. Cotten bondsman.
    1910 Fr.Co. #235 Cotton, John A. 28 md once 3 yrs MS MS MS; Lillie
    wife 22 m once 3 yrs 0 children.
    1/ John Asa Cotten Jr.
    2/ Addie Daisey Cotten

    C) Mary Elizabeth WELLS, b c.1840 Fr.Co. MS, d c.1883; m 18 Dec. 1865
    (Fr.Co. 4-391 by D.B. Cain, G.P. Hunt bondsman) Alexander McDonald.
    He was killed by a falling tree c.1879. Liz WELLS died a short time
    later.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.7 #91 McDonald, Alexander 34 wheelwright Scotland;
    Elizabeth 30 MS; Wiley D. 2 m; Edward 1 m; Alex 2/12 m Apr.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 5 Cain's 146-26 McDonald, Elizabeth 40 MS; Alexander
    son 12 MS; William son 8; Dempsey son 5; Malissa dau 3; Thomas son 1
    a) Wiley D. McDonald, b c.1868 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    b) Edward McDonald, b c.1869 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    c) Alexander McDonald, b Apr 1870 Fr.Co. MS, reared by Sister (WELLS)
    Young.

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    d) William McDonald,.b 1872 Fr.Co., reared by Willie Cain.
    e) Dempsey McDonald, b c.1875 These last three reared
    f) Malissa MCDonald, b c.1877 by John WELLS.
    g) Thomas McDonald, b c.1879
    D) Martha M. WELLS, b c.1842; m 9 Dec 1869 (Fr.Co. 5-72 by W.K. Magee
    Judge Probate, E.C. Adams bondsman) James Polk Cupit. This family
    was not identified from the MS censuses.
    E) Sarah J. WELLS, b c1844; m 9 Nov 1865 (Fr.Co. 4-380 by D.D. Rollins
    J.P., N. Blucker bondsman) James M. Mitchell. This family has not
    been identified on a MS census. In 1900, in the home of David D.
    Rollins was Willie Mitchell, b Feb 1892, 9 MS, nephew of David D.
    Rollins. Sarah (Cain) WELLS m 2nd David Dixon Rollins and they show
    in the censuses:
    1850 - See above
    1860 Fr.Co. p.305 #481 Rollins, David D. 39 School teaching LA; Sarah
    44 MS; Theresa 13 f; James 10 mi Louisa 6 f; William 4 m Ann Eliza 1
    f; Elizabeth WELLS 20 f; Martha ? WELLS 18 f, Sarah WELLS 17 f.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.70 1919 Rollins, D.D. 49 MS; Sarah 54; D.D. Jr. 20;
    Lauria 16; W.D. 14;. Amaliza 12 MS.
    .
  4. United States Federal Census, 1880 AR Ashley Carter ED7, family 194 - T J Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1860 AR Ashley Carter, family 66 - Thomas J Wells.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1870 AR Ashley Carter, family 125 - Thomas J Wells.
  8. United States Federal Census, 1910 AR Ashley Prairie, family 37 - Thomas J Wells.
  9. United States Federal Census, 1870 MS Ashley Carter, family 125 - Thomas J Wells.

Marilla Perkins1

F, #20826, b. 1806, d. 1851
  • Reference: W999 ID348
  • (Researcher) ResAddr: Bonita: ladybonita_AT_usa.com; Researcher=_ID348 _Researcher1
  • Married Name: 21 April 1834; Mrs. Wells (Perkins)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Shelburne, Chittenden Co., Vermont, USA;
    James F Wells
    United States Census, 1850
    Name      James F Wells
    Event Type      Census
    Event Year      1850
    Event Place      Shelburne, Chittenden, Vermont, United States
    Gender      Male
    Age      37
    Race      White
    Birth Year (Estimated)      1813
    Birthplace      Vermont
    House Number      132
    Household
         
    Role
         
    Gender
         
    Age
         
    Birthplace
    James F Wells           M      37      Vermont
    Marilla Wells           F      43      Vermont
    Lucy A Isham           F      14      Vermont; Head of Household=James Farnsworth Wells

Family: James Farnsworth Wells b. 1813, d. 13 Aug 1896

Citations

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

John Lee Calhoun Wells1,2

M, #20827, b. 12 May 1837, d. 30 June 1914
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • Name Variation: John Lee Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1870 Fr.Co. MS, p.55 #702 Strait, G.G. 66 SC;
    Straot, Evaline 31 MS:
    Strait, Mary M. 27 f;
    Strait, Martha 20 f:
    Strait, Bryant 14 m
    WELLS, John 33 m;
    WELLS, Adaline N. 22 f MS
    (Note: George G. Strait m Anna N. Lee 12 Jan 1837, in Fr. Co., his second wife.)
    ; Household Member=Adeline Mariah Strait1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Cr. E.D. 146-55 WELLS, J.L.C. 43 MS MS MS; A. M. wife 33 MS SC MS: A. M. dau 9; G. W. son 5; Jackie, son 3 MS: dau 1/12 MS.
    ; Household Member=Adeline Mariah Strait1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22
    WELLS, John 12 May 1837, 63 MS;
    WELLS, Adaline wife 24 Jan 1848, 32 MS;
    WELLS, Pansey son 9 May 1885, 15 MS:
    WELLS, Lillie dau 20 Jan 1888, 12 MS:
    Noble, Daisey dau 27 May 1882 MS;
    Noble, Forest, son in law 9 Dec 1872, 25 MS.
    ; Household Member=Adeline Mariah Strait1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910;
    1910 Fr.Co. #312
    WELLS, John L.C. 73 md once 41 yrs MS Unk MS;
    WELLS, Adaline M. wife 55 md once 41 years 6 children, 7 living MS NC MS
    Issue of John L.C. and Adaline Mariah (Strait) WELLS:
    ; Household Member=Adeline Mariah Strait2

Family: Adeline Mariah Strait b. 24 Jan 1847, d. 5 Apr 1914

Citations

  1. "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
    , "CAIN", Book: "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
         
    Contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mildred and Margaret Ezell

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    THE MS CAINS

    10. Pearson WELLS; m 15 Mar 1806 Wilkinson Co. Jemimah Gustavus
    11. Sarah WELLS; m Phillip Simm's.
    12. Elizabeth WELLS; m Benjamin McWater
    13. Winnie WELLS; m ___ Jones
    14. Sina WELLS; m 4 June 1816 St. Helena, Daniel Allen
    15. Ruth WELLS; m 6 Aug 1815 St. Helena, Samuel Lanier
    16. James WELLS; m 29 July 1824 St. Helena, Elinor Gayner *
    17. Benjamin WELLS, m 27 July 1810 Dolly Corch; 2nd 3 Apr 1814 St.
    Helena Elizabeth Splan.
    #16. James WELLS m 2nd 1. Jan 1829 E. Feliciana Mademisselle Bryan.


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    BIRTHS
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    Wiley WELLS was borne the 24 of Jan. 1797
    Sarah Cain was borne July 9, 1816
    Thomas J. WELLS warn borne the 25 March 1836
    John L. C. WELLS was borne May 12, 1837
    Mary F. A. E. Haley was borne Nov. 28, 1838
    Sarah A. Beasley was borne July 22, 1841
    Jefferson W. WELLS was born Feb. 21, 1859
    Francis N. WELLS was borne July 17, 1861
    Sarah E. WELLS was borne July 6th 1864
    Louisa Mary WELLS was borne May 14, 1866
    Thomas E. WELLS oldest son of T. J. WELLS and Sarah A. WELLS
    was borne 1st. July 1872
    Teldin and Hendricks WELLS twins was borne 2nd Feb. 1877
    Estella WELLS borne June 16, 1880

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    MARRIAGES
    ---------

    Thomas J WELLS and Mary F A E Haley was married
    August 5 day 1857

    Thomas J WELLS and Sarah A Beasley
    was married the 30 day of May 1871

    (This bible kept by Judge Thomas James WELLS of Ashley County, AR.
    "found" by Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX. has data in it of our Fr.
    Co. MS WELLS family.)

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    DEATHS
    ------

    Sarah A. WELLS died Feb. 23, 1916
    Thomas H. WELLS died Aug. 26, 1916

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    MEMORANDA
    ---------
    Mary F. A. E. WELLS wife of T. J. WELLS died Feb 24th 1871
    Weley WELLS father of T. J. WELLS died Feb 19th 1844
    Edmond WELLS died May 18th 1835 uncle
    John WELLS died June 17th AD 1832 uncle
    Anna Powell died August 17 AD 1849 grandmother
    Mary WELLS died April 7, 1832 grandmother

    (Judge of Ashley County, Arkansas 1866 - 1868 Thomas J. WELLS)

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    Wiley WELLS original land entries (v.1,p.37) was NW/4 of NE/4 Sec 32, T6
    R3E, 39 ac, 11 July 1836 and NE/4 of NW/4 Sec 32 T6 R3E, 39 ac, 7 Sep
    1836.
    His deeds were as follows (from deed index only as deed books were
    burned):
    He from Absalom WELLS obligation to make title to land 3 Jan 1821 A-493
    (Bk A p.493)
    He from Absalom WELLS and wife 100 ac 5 Jan 1824. B-11
    He & wife to MS Union Bank Mortg. T6 R3, 9 Apr 1839. C-504
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac 8 Sep 1834. C-184
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 8 Sep 1834. C-484
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 Sep 1835 C-508
    He from Thos. Scott & wife 40 ac & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 4 Sep 1839.
    C-591
    He from David King about Ratcliffs Pocket Book 19 Apr 1841. C-?
    He and wife to Wilson Byrd E/2 of NE/4 & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 20 Jan
    1840 C-677.

    On 14 Oct 1833 Simeon J. Broadaway and Joseph George of Fr. Co. MS
    appointed Wiley WELLS to represent them and their wives Hetty Broadway
    and Mary George, heirs of decd Rebecca Holloway.
    Succession Papers of St. Helena Par., LA.

    Fr.Co. Tax Digests shows for him:
    1832 80 ac Homo 1 sl 1 poll
    1833 80 ac Fords Cr. 1 poll, sales $800
    1835 80 ac Homo River 1 poll
    1836 80 ac Homo, 1 poll 1 sl
    1837 80 ac Homo 1 poll 4 sl
    1838 80 ac Homo 1 poll
    1839 80 ac Fords? Cr. 1 poll 3 sl
    1840 160 ac Homo 1 poll
    1841 80 ac Merch. sales $1500 1 poll 4 sl
    1842 $700 sales 1 poll 7 sl
    1844 Willey WELLS estate $300 3 sl
    1845 Wiley WELLS estate
    1848 was the next diqest available and Wiley WELLS was missing from
    it.
    Censuses:
    1840 Fr.Co. M 2(under 5) 1(40-50) F 1(under 5) 1(5-10) 1(20-30)
    1850 Fr.Co. #209 David D. Rollins 29 m LA; Sarah 34 f MS; Theresa 2 f MS;
    David D. 8/12 m MS and WELLS: Thomas 14 m MS; John C. 13 zn; Mary A.
    10 f; Martha N. 8 f; Sarah J. 6 f MS.

    Descendants of Wiley WELLS and Sarah Cain:
    A) Thomas James WELLS, Judge of Ashley Co. AR 1866-1868, was b 25 Mar
    1836 Fr.Co. MS, d 26 Aug 1916 Ashley Co. AR; m 1st 5 Aug 1857 Mary
    F.A.E. Haley of Madison Co., MS, b 28 Nov 1838, d 24 Feb 1871 Ashley
    Co., AR; m 2nd 30 May 1871 Sarah A. Beasley, b 22 July 1841, Mist,
    AR, d 23 Feb 1916, Hamburg, AR.
    1880 Ashley Co. AR at Carter Twp, E.D. 7-26 WELLS, T.J. 44 MS; Sarah A.
    wife 38 AL; Jeff W. son 21 AR; Frank N son 18; Sarah E. 16; Louiza
    A. dau 14; Thos. E. son 7; Tidden son 3; Hendrick son 3.
    1900 Ashley, Carter twp E.D. 10-17 WELLS, Thomas J. Mar 1836 64 MS;
    Sarah.A. wife July 1841 58 AL; Thomas son July 1873 26 AR.

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    1910 Ashley Co. 002-0014-0037 WELLS, Thomas J. 71 MS; Sarah E. wife 68
    AL; Thomas E. son 37 AR.
    Data from the Ashley Co. records should not be accepted by the
    family until further verification.
    a) Jefferson W. WELLS,.b. 21 Feb 1859, Ashley Co., AR,
    1900 Ashley E.D. 10-15 Carter Twp, WELLS, Jeff W. Sep 1858, 41 AR,
    living alone.
    b) Francis N. WELLS, b 17 July 1861, Ashley Co., AR.
    1900 Conway Co., Nichols Twp, E.D. 10-6 WELLS, Francis M. June 1861 38
    AR; William D. son Jan 1883 17: Rubin son Oct 1886 13; Nancy E. dau
    Jan 1889 11; Thomas L. son May 1891 9: John S. son June 1894 5;
    George H. son Sep 1896 3; Lorance C. son May 18 98 2; Scroggins,
    Elizabeth, servant May 1876 22 AR
    c) Sarah E. WELLS, b 6 July 1864. Sally WELLS m 17 Sep 1884 J.A.
    Wheat, Ashley C-307. Ours?
    d) Louisa Mary WELLS, b 14 May 1866, Ashley Co., AR. A Lula M. WELLS
    age 16 m 27 Dec 1884 W. O. Carpenter, age 24. Ashley Co. C-346.
    Children by the 2nd wife:
    e) Thomas E. WELLS, b 1 July 1872
    f) Teldin WELLS, b 2 Feb 1877, twin
    g) Hendricks WELLS. b 2 Feb 1977, twin
    h) Estella WELLS, b 11 June 1880
    B) John Lee Calborn WELLS, b 12 May 1836, Fr.Co., d 30 June 1914,
    Logansport, LA. DeSoto, LA: m 8 Dec 1869 Adeline Mariah Strait, b 24
    Jan 1847, d 5 Apr 1914 Logansport, LA. He was age 7 when his father
    died. He is the grandfather of Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX who has
    done extensive research on the Cain and WELLS lines.
    1870 Fr.Co. MS, p.55 #702 Strait, G.G. 66 SC; Evaline 31 MS: Mary M.
    27 f; Martha 20 f: Bryant 14 m and WELLS, John 33 m; WELLS, Adaline
    N. 22 f MS (Note: George G. Strait m Anna N. Lee 12 Jan 1837, in
    Fr. Co., his second wife.)
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Cr. E.D. 146-55 WELLS, J.L.C. 43 MS MS MS;
    A. M. wife 33 MS SC MS: A. M. dau 9; G. W. son 5; Jackie, son 3 MS:
    dau 1/12 MS.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 WELLS, John 12 May 1837, 63 MS; Adaline
    wife 24 Jan 1848, 32 MS; Pansey son 9 May 1885, 15 MS: Lillie dau 20
    Jan 1888, 12 MS: Daisey dau 27 May 1882 MS; Noble, Forest, son in
    law 9 Dec 1872, 25 MS.
    1910 Fr.Co. #312 WELLS, John L.C. 73 md once 41 yrs MS Unk MS; Adaline
    M. wife 55 md once 41 years 6 children, 7 living MS NC MS
    Issue of John L.C. and Adaline Mariah (Strait) WELLS:
    a) Annie Mariah WELLS, b 3 Nov 1870 Fr.Co. MS, d 15 Feb. 1932. m 16
    Dec 1886 (Fr.Co. 1-177 by John F. Porter P.B.S., J.M. Cruise
    bondsman) Wesley Wroten, b 14 Nov 1860, d 15 Oct 1921, both bur
    Damascus Bapt. Church cem. Fr.Co. (Sec. 11 T7 R5) in the Kennolia
    Community.

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    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-19 Wroten, Wesley 14 Oct 1860, 39 MS; Anna
    wife 3 Nov 1870, 29 MS; Eunice dau 17 Sep 1887, 12 MS; Beatrice dau
    12 Dec 1890, 9; Audrie dau 22 Mch 1997, 3 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. E.D. 67-26 Wroten, Wesley (Kesly) 50 md once for 23 yrs MS
    MS MS; A.M. wife 40 md once, 23 yrs 6 children 6 living MS MS MS;
    Beatrice dau 16, Audry dau 12; Queenie dau 9; Loise dau 4; Leslie
    dau 2.
    1/ Eunice Wroten, b 17 Sep 1887, Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Beatrice Wroten, b 12 Dec 1890, Fr.Co. MS
    3/ Audrey Wroten, b 22 Mch 1897, Fr.Co. MS
    4/ Queenie Wroten, b c.1901, Fr.Co.
    5/ Lois Wroten, b c.1906, Fr.Co.
    6/ Leslie Wroten, b a.1908, Fr.Co.
    7/ Irene Wroten, b c.1911, Fr.Co.
    b) George Wiley WELLS, b 4 Jan 1873 Fr.Co., d 1937; m 13 Dec 1894
    (Fr.Co. 2-111, no return, he age 22, she age 22) Virginia Evelyn
    "Evie" Cupit, b 22 Nov 1872, d 19 Apr 1960, Wesson, MS, both bur
    Heucks Retreat Church Cem., Lincoln Co., MS., dau of Eli and
    Elizabeth (Godbold) Cupit.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-53 Cupit, Eli 36 MS; L.E.
    wife 28 MS; Eva dau 7 MS; J.L. son 5 MS; Sallie dau 3; Minnie dau 1
    MS; Mallissa Mccall, adopted dau 20 MS.
    Eli Cupit m Elizabeth Godbold 7 Feb 1872 (Fr.CO. 5-172 by A.P.
    Nichelson M.G.1 R.F. Noble bondsman).
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-20 WELLS, George Jan 4, 1873, 27 MS; Evva
    wife 28 Nov 1872, 27 MS; Ersa dau 30 Oct 1895, 4; John son 13 Apr
    1899, 1; Luster, Herny Servant 19 Dec 1883 10 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. p.105 Meadville & Brookhaven Rd #71 WELLS, George 32 md
    once 15 yrs MS MS MS; Evy V. wife 37 md once 15 yrs 6 children 4
    living; Johnie E. son 11; Versie V. son 8; Lula L. dau 5; Thomas J.
    son 1.
    1/ Ersa Vida WELLS (dau), b 30 Oct 1895 Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Son WELLS, b 1897 Fr.Co., d c.1898 Fr.Co.
    3/ Johnnie Eli WELLS, b.13 Apr 1899, Fr.CO.
    4/ Versie Virgil WELLS, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    5/ Luna L. WELLS, b c.1905
    6/ James Cody WELLS, b c.1909
    7/ Lillie Mae WELLS, b c.1911
    c) Harvey Leonard WELLS, b 12 July 1877 Fr.Co. MS, d 6 Mch 1941; m 17
    Nov 1896 (Fr.Co. 2-246 by James Cupit M.B.S., he age 21, she 18)
    Ella N. Coleman, b 13 May 1878, d 3 Feb 1966, both bur Rosehill
    Cem., Brookhaven, MS, dau of J.H. and M.O. Coleman.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-44 Coleman, J.H. 26 MS;
    M.O. wife 21 MS; Columbus son 3; Ella dau 2; William son 7/12 MS
    1900 Lincoln Co. Beat 5, E.D. 101-13 WELLS, Harvy Mar 1876 24 MS; Ella
    wife May 1878, 22 MS; dau Jan 1897, 3 MS

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    1910 Lincoln Co. E.D. 91-5 WELLS, Harvey 33 MS; Ella wife 32; Agnes
    dau 12
    1/ Agnes L. WELLS, b 27 Nov 1897; m _____ Enright, bur. Rosehill Cem.
    d) Richard "Jackie" WELLS, died young.
    e) Geneva Addie WELLS, b 11 May 1880 Fr.Co., d 9 Nov 1949; m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-466 by C.G. Guice J.P.) Milton Whitfield Seale, b 2 May
    1877, d 8 Oct 1961, both bur Midway (Sec.30 T6 R3, 1 mile south of
    Meadville toward Bude), son of Jason M. Seale and his 2nd wife
    Catherine Whittington. See p.113, this compilation. He married 2nd
    Lula B. ___, b 21 July 1893, d 22 Jan. 1957, bur Midway.
    1910 Fr.Co. Meadville p.77 #43 Seale, Milton 32 md once MS MS MS;
    Geneva wife 29 md once 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; Vivian dau
    9; Rosa dau 8; Earl son 6; Jason son 5; Eva dau 3.
    1/ Vivian Earnestine Seale, b c.1901 Fr.Co.,MS.
    2/ Primrose Geneva Seale, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    3/ Earl Frank Seale, b c.1904, Fr.Co.
    4/ Jason Lee Seale, b c.1905 Fr.Co.
    5/ Evie Neta Seale, b c.1907 Fr.Co.
    6/ Annie Daisy Seale, b c.1910 Fr.Co.
    f) Daisy Francis WELLS, b 22 Apr 1884 Fr.Co.; d 5 Sep 1957 m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-468 by C.G. Guice) Forrest Houston Noble, b 9 Dec 1876,
    d 24 Mch 1953, both bur Rosehill cem., Brookhaven, MS., son of R.F.
    and Narcissa Noble.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat McCall's Creek, E.D. 146-51, Nobles, R.F. 42 MS;
    Narcisa wife 35 MS; W.A. dau 14 MS; Louis son 12 MS; Rufus son 9
    MS; B.W. son 7; Forrest son 5; M.J. dau 3, Narrcissa dau 1 MS
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 Noble, Forest 9 Dec 1874 25, MS, son in
    law of John WELLS.
    1910 Lincoln Co. MS Brookhaven E.D. 84-19 Noble, F.H. 36; Daisy wife
    28; Ralph son 8; Gladys dau 7; Wahne son 3.
    1/ Ralph Fitzhugh Noble, b c.1902, MS
    2/ Glady Mae Noble, b c.1903
    3/ Maxie Forrest Noble, b c.1907
    4/ Roger Paul Noble, b c.1911
    g) Pansy "Johnny" WELLS, b 4 May 1885 Fr.Co. MS, d 22 Nov 1938 Natchez
    Hosp., Adams Co., MS, bur Midway Cem. Fr. Co. MS; m 20 June 1903
    (Fr.Co. 3-124 by J.Q. Byrd J.P.) David "Dave" Tillet Porter (as
    his first wife), b 21 Jan 1884 McCall, Fr.Co. MS, d 21 Aug 1974
    Ferriday, LA, bur Greenlawn Cem., Natchez, MS, son of John
    Ferdinand Porter and Nancy Fedella Carraway.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D.146-43 Porter, John F. 41
    MS;.Nancy.T. wife 28 MS; B.B. dau 5; S.B. dau 3; Eli O'Neal servant
    20 MS 1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-6 Porter, John 27 Mar 1839, 61 MS;
    Nancy wife 24 Sep 1852, 48 MS; Judie dau 7 Nov 1880, 19; David son
    21 Jan 1884, 16 MS; Gambrel son 9 June 1987, 12; Carey son 15 Feb
    1890, 10; Orsie son 12 Dec 1893, 6 MS.



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    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 4 #16 Brookhaven Road, Porter, David 21 m once 6 yrs
    MS MS MS; Pansy wife 25 md once 6 years 2 children 2 living; A.D.
    dau 5; Hazel dau 2.
    1/ A. Dee Porter, b 16 May 1904 Fr.Co. MS. Her third marriage was to
    David S. McDonald, b 11 July 1893, d 18 Sep 1967, Houston, TX. No
    children.
    2/ Hazel Lillian Porter, b 29 Jan 1908 Fr.Co.; m 24 Dec 1926 at
    Vidalia, Concordia Par., LA, Roy Leo Cobb, b 3 Oct 1906 Fr.Co., d
    11 Mar 1986 Natchez, MS, bur Midway Cem.
    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 3 Meadville & Union Church Road #87 Cobb, James M. 32
    md once 13 yrs 6 children 5 living MS MS MS; Maude wife 30 md once
    13 years 6 children 5 living; Dewy son 11; Willie son 9; Gladys
    dau 6; Roy son 4; Ceaser son 2; Grooms, Martha m other 56 wd 5
    children 4 living MS MS MS
    A/ Thomas "Tommie" Chester Cobb, b 14 Sep 1931 Fayette, Jefferson,
    MS; m 1st 7 Dec 1953 Elizabeth Daniel of N.C. (div.)
    a/ Linda Susan Cobb, b 6 Dec 1954
    3/ John "Johnny" David Porter, b 27 Mch 1912 Fr.Co. MS, d 4 Apr 1974,
    Excelsior, MN, bur B Apr 1974 Baton Rouge, LA; m 31 July 1936
    Vidalia, LA Ora D. Cole, b 21 Mar 1908 Fr.Co.MS.
    A/ Gene Porter, step son
    4/ Willie Lee "Billie" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr. Co. MS; m 30
    Aug 1941 Fr.Co. MS, Jack Raymond Nixon, b 14 May 1921
    A/ Philip Raymond Nixon, b 26 Sep 1953 El Paso, TX; m 20 May 1978
    New Orleans LA, Sheree Lee Denniss, b 18 May 1958 Colorado
    Springs, CO
    a/ Clint Rayland Nixon, b 25 Aug 1980, N.O., LA
    B/ Melvina "Mel" Maxine Nixon, b 11 July 1955, Colorado Springs, CO,
    m 14 May 1983 Texarkana, TX, Cliff Allen Brothers
    5/ Annie Lee "Ann" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr.Co. MS; m 13 Feb
    1945, Yuma, AZ Verne "Johnnie" Randall Jr., b 15 Aug 1922
    Poticallo, Idaho, d 31 Jan 1970 Texarkana, TX, bur Chaplewood
    Cem., Texarkana, TX.
    A/ Dianna Lynne Randall, b 3 May 1954 El Paso, TX; m Dennis Anthony
    Patterson, b 14 May 1952 OK.
    a/ Melissa Ann Patterson, b 28 Jan 1978 Nacogdoches, TX
    b/ April Lynne Patterson, b 2 Apr 1891, Texarkana, TX
    c/ Philip Anthony Patterson, b 15 Feb 1983 Midland, TX
    B/ John Charles Randall, b 22 Jan 1961 Texarkana, TX; m (div.)
    a/ John Verne Randall, b 26 Dec 1983, Camden, AR

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    h) Lillie Mae WELLS, b 20 June 1887 Fr.Co. MS, d 14 Jan 1953, bur New
    Sight Cem., Lincoln Co. MS; m 1st 20 June 1907 (Fr.Co. 3-423 by
    W.T. Wooten J.P.) John Asa Cotten, b 23 Apr 1882, d 26 July 1952,
    bur Holly Spring Cem., Lincoln Co. MS. She m 2nd John R. Raney.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 172 Cotten, Asa 2 Jan 1851, 49 md 27 yrs MS MS MS;
    Elizabeth wife 18 June 1855, 44, md 27 yrs, 17 children 15 living
    MS MS MS: Florence dau 17 Apr 1876, 24 MS MS MS; Lillie dau 20 Feb
    1880, 20; Dazie dau 21 Feb 1880, 20; John son 2 3 Apr 1882, 18, Ada
    dau 26 Dec 1883, 16; Thomas son 1 Nov 1885, 14; James son 10 Mar
    1887, 13; Alice dau 2 June 1869, 11; Ella dau 27 July 1890, 9; Nina
    dau 24 Oct 1893, 6; Rubbie dau 9 May 1895, 5; Kate 29 May 1897, 3;
    Eula 10 Jan 1900 4/12.
    Asa B. Cotten m M.E. Cloy 10 Dec 1873 (Fr.Co. 6-25 by John Sample,
    Meth. South, with H.A. Cotten bondsman.
    1910 Fr.Co. #235 Cotton, John A. 28 md once 3 yrs MS MS MS; Lillie
    wife 22 m once 3 yrs 0 children.
    1/ John Asa Cotten Jr.
    2/ Addie Daisey Cotten

    C) Mary Elizabeth WELLS, b c.1840 Fr.Co. MS, d c.1883; m 18 Dec. 1865
    (Fr.Co. 4-391 by D.B. Cain, G.P. Hunt bondsman) Alexander McDonald.
    He was killed by a falling tree c.1879. Liz WELLS died a short time
    later.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.7 #91 McDonald, Alexander 34 wheelwright Scotland;
    Elizabeth 30 MS; Wiley D. 2 m; Edward 1 m; Alex 2/12 m Apr.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 5 Cain's 146-26 McDonald, Elizabeth 40 MS; Alexander
    son 12 MS; William son 8; Dempsey son 5; Malissa dau 3; Thomas son 1
    a) Wiley D. McDonald, b c.1868 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    b) Edward McDonald, b c.1869 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    c) Alexander McDonald, b Apr 1870 Fr.Co. MS, reared by Sister (WELLS)
    Young.

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    d) William McDonald,.b 1872 Fr.Co., reared by Willie Cain.
    e) Dempsey McDonald, b c.1875 These last three reared
    f) Malissa MCDonald, b c.1877 by John WELLS.
    g) Thomas McDonald, b c.1879
    D) Martha M. WELLS, b c.1842; m 9 Dec 1869 (Fr.Co. 5-72 by W.K. Magee
    Judge Probate, E.C. Adams bondsman) James Polk Cupit. This family
    was not identified from the MS censuses.
    E) Sarah J. WELLS, b c1844; m 9 Nov 1865 (Fr.Co. 4-380 by D.D. Rollins
    J.P., N. Blucker bondsman) James M. Mitchell. This family has not
    been identified on a MS census. In 1900, in the home of David D.
    Rollins was Willie Mitchell, b Feb 1892, 9 MS, nephew of David D.
    Rollins. Sarah (Cain) WELLS m 2nd David Dixon Rollins and they show
    in the censuses:
    1850 - See above
    1860 Fr.Co. p.305 #481 Rollins, David D. 39 School teaching LA; Sarah
    44 MS; Theresa 13 f; James 10 mi Louisa 6 f; William 4 m Ann Eliza 1
    f; Elizabeth WELLS 20 f; Martha ? WELLS 18 f, Sarah WELLS 17 f.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.70 1919 Rollins, D.D. 49 MS; Sarah 54; D.D. Jr. 20;
    Lauria 16; W.D. 14;. Amaliza 12 MS.
    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.

Adeline Mariah Strait1

F, #20828, b. 24 January 1847, d. 5 April 1914
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • Married Name: 8 December 1869; Mrs. Wells (Strait)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1870 Fr.Co. MS, p.55 #702 Strait, G.G. 66 SC;
    Straot, Evaline 31 MS:
    Strait, Mary M. 27 f;
    Strait, Martha 20 f:
    Strait, Bryant 14 m
    WELLS, John 33 m;
    WELLS, Adaline N. 22 f MS
    (Note: George G. Strait m Anna N. Lee 12 Jan 1837, in Fr. Co., his second wife.)
    ; Head of Household=John Lee Calhoun Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Cr. E.D. 146-55 WELLS, J.L.C. 43 MS MS MS; A. M. wife 33 MS SC MS: A. M. dau 9; G. W. son 5; Jackie, son 3 MS: dau 1/12 MS.
    ; Head of Household=John Lee Calhoun Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1900; Franklin Co., Arkansas, USA;
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22
    WELLS, John 12 May 1837, 63 MS;
    WELLS, Adaline wife 24 Jan 1848, 32 MS;
    WELLS, Pansey son 9 May 1885, 15 MS:
    WELLS, Lillie dau 20 Jan 1888, 12 MS:
    Noble, Daisey dau 27 May 1882 MS;
    Noble, Forest, son in law 9 Dec 1872, 25 MS.
    ; Head of Household=John Lee Calhoun Wells2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910;
    1910 Fr.Co. #312
    WELLS, John L.C. 73 md once 41 yrs MS Unk MS;
    WELLS, Adaline M. wife 55 md once 41 years 6 children, 7 living MS NC MS
    Issue of John L.C. and Adaline Mariah (Strait) WELLS:
    ; Head of Household=John Lee Calhoun Wells1

Family: John Lee Calhoun Wells b. 12 May 1837, d. 30 Jun 1914

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
    , "CAIN", Book: "CAIN" by Margaret and Mildred Ezell - Cain and Associated
    Families of Amite County Mississippi.
         
    Contributed for use in USGenWeb Archives by Mildred and Margaret Ezell

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    THE MS CAINS

    10. Pearson WELLS; m 15 Mar 1806 Wilkinson Co. Jemimah Gustavus
    11. Sarah WELLS; m Phillip Simm's.
    12. Elizabeth WELLS; m Benjamin McWater
    13. Winnie WELLS; m ___ Jones
    14. Sina WELLS; m 4 June 1816 St. Helena, Daniel Allen
    15. Ruth WELLS; m 6 Aug 1815 St. Helena, Samuel Lanier
    16. James WELLS; m 29 July 1824 St. Helena, Elinor Gayner *
    17. Benjamin WELLS, m 27 July 1810 Dolly Corch; 2nd 3 Apr 1814 St.
    Helena Elizabeth Splan.
    #16. James WELLS m 2nd 1. Jan 1829 E. Feliciana Mademisselle Bryan.


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    BIRTHS
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    Wiley WELLS was borne the 24 of Jan. 1797
    Sarah Cain was borne July 9, 1816
    Thomas J. WELLS warn borne the 25 March 1836
    John L. C. WELLS was borne May 12, 1837
    Mary F. A. E. Haley was borne Nov. 28, 1838
    Sarah A. Beasley was borne July 22, 1841
    Jefferson W. WELLS was born Feb. 21, 1859
    Francis N. WELLS was borne July 17, 1861
    Sarah E. WELLS was borne July 6th 1864
    Louisa Mary WELLS was borne May 14, 1866
    Thomas E. WELLS oldest son of T. J. WELLS and Sarah A. WELLS
    was borne 1st. July 1872
    Teldin and Hendricks WELLS twins was borne 2nd Feb. 1877
    Estella WELLS borne June 16, 1880

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    MARRIAGES
    ---------

    Thomas J WELLS and Mary F A E Haley was married
    August 5 day 1857

    Thomas J WELLS and Sarah A Beasley
    was married the 30 day of May 1871

    (This bible kept by Judge Thomas James WELLS of Ashley County, AR.
    "found" by Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX. has data in it of our Fr.
    Co. MS WELLS family.)

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    DEATHS
    ------

    Sarah A. WELLS died Feb. 23, 1916
    Thomas H. WELLS died Aug. 26, 1916

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    MEMORANDA
    ---------
    Mary F. A. E. WELLS wife of T. J. WELLS died Feb 24th 1871
    Weley WELLS father of T. J. WELLS died Feb 19th 1844
    Edmond WELLS died May 18th 1835 uncle
    John WELLS died June 17th AD 1832 uncle
    Anna Powell died August 17 AD 1849 grandmother
    Mary WELLS died April 7, 1832 grandmother

    (Judge of Ashley County, Arkansas 1866 - 1868 Thomas J. WELLS)

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    Wiley WELLS original land entries (v.1,p.37) was NW/4 of NE/4 Sec 32, T6
    R3E, 39 ac, 11 July 1836 and NE/4 of NW/4 Sec 32 T6 R3E, 39 ac, 7 Sep
    1836.
    His deeds were as follows (from deed index only as deed books were
    burned):
    He from Absalom WELLS obligation to make title to land 3 Jan 1821 A-493
    (Bk A p.493)
    He from Absalom WELLS and wife 100 ac 5 Jan 1824. B-11
    He & wife to MS Union Bank Mortg. T6 R3, 9 Apr 1839. C-504
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac 8 Sep 1834. C-184
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 8 Sep 1834. C-484
    He from Joseph George & wife 40 ac T5? R3 Sep 1835 C-508
    He from Thos. Scott & wife 40 ac & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 4 Sep 1839.
    C-591
    He from David King about Ratcliffs Pocket Book 19 Apr 1841. C-?
    He and wife to Wilson Byrd E/2 of NE/4 & NE/4 of SE/4 Sec 7 T6 R4 20 Jan
    1840 C-677.

    On 14 Oct 1833 Simeon J. Broadaway and Joseph George of Fr. Co. MS
    appointed Wiley WELLS to represent them and their wives Hetty Broadway
    and Mary George, heirs of decd Rebecca Holloway.
    Succession Papers of St. Helena Par., LA.

    Fr.Co. Tax Digests shows for him:
    1832 80 ac Homo 1 sl 1 poll
    1833 80 ac Fords Cr. 1 poll, sales $800
    1835 80 ac Homo River 1 poll
    1836 80 ac Homo, 1 poll 1 sl
    1837 80 ac Homo 1 poll 4 sl
    1838 80 ac Homo 1 poll
    1839 80 ac Fords? Cr. 1 poll 3 sl
    1840 160 ac Homo 1 poll
    1841 80 ac Merch. sales $1500 1 poll 4 sl
    1842 $700 sales 1 poll 7 sl
    1844 Willey WELLS estate $300 3 sl
    1845 Wiley WELLS estate
    1848 was the next diqest available and Wiley WELLS was missing from
    it.
    Censuses:
    1840 Fr.Co. M 2(under 5) 1(40-50) F 1(under 5) 1(5-10) 1(20-30)
    1850 Fr.Co. #209 David D. Rollins 29 m LA; Sarah 34 f MS; Theresa 2 f MS;
    David D. 8/12 m MS and WELLS: Thomas 14 m MS; John C. 13 zn; Mary A.
    10 f; Martha N. 8 f; Sarah J. 6 f MS.

    Descendants of Wiley WELLS and Sarah Cain:
    A) Thomas James WELLS, Judge of Ashley Co. AR 1866-1868, was b 25 Mar
    1836 Fr.Co. MS, d 26 Aug 1916 Ashley Co. AR; m 1st 5 Aug 1857 Mary
    F.A.E. Haley of Madison Co., MS, b 28 Nov 1838, d 24 Feb 1871 Ashley
    Co., AR; m 2nd 30 May 1871 Sarah A. Beasley, b 22 July 1841, Mist,
    AR, d 23 Feb 1916, Hamburg, AR.
    1880 Ashley Co. AR at Carter Twp, E.D. 7-26 WELLS, T.J. 44 MS; Sarah A.
    wife 38 AL; Jeff W. son 21 AR; Frank N son 18; Sarah E. 16; Louiza
    A. dau 14; Thos. E. son 7; Tidden son 3; Hendrick son 3.
    1900 Ashley, Carter twp E.D. 10-17 WELLS, Thomas J. Mar 1836 64 MS;
    Sarah.A. wife July 1841 58 AL; Thomas son July 1873 26 AR.

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    1910 Ashley Co. 002-0014-0037 WELLS, Thomas J. 71 MS; Sarah E. wife 68
    AL; Thomas E. son 37 AR.
    Data from the Ashley Co. records should not be accepted by the
    family until further verification.
    a) Jefferson W. WELLS,.b. 21 Feb 1859, Ashley Co., AR,
    1900 Ashley E.D. 10-15 Carter Twp, WELLS, Jeff W. Sep 1858, 41 AR,
    living alone.
    b) Francis N. WELLS, b 17 July 1861, Ashley Co., AR.
    1900 Conway Co., Nichols Twp, E.D. 10-6 WELLS, Francis M. June 1861 38
    AR; William D. son Jan 1883 17: Rubin son Oct 1886 13; Nancy E. dau
    Jan 1889 11; Thomas L. son May 1891 9: John S. son June 1894 5;
    George H. son Sep 1896 3; Lorance C. son May 18 98 2; Scroggins,
    Elizabeth, servant May 1876 22 AR
    c) Sarah E. WELLS, b 6 July 1864. Sally WELLS m 17 Sep 1884 J.A.
    Wheat, Ashley C-307. Ours?
    d) Louisa Mary WELLS, b 14 May 1866, Ashley Co., AR. A Lula M. WELLS
    age 16 m 27 Dec 1884 W. O. Carpenter, age 24. Ashley Co. C-346.
    Children by the 2nd wife:
    e) Thomas E. WELLS, b 1 July 1872
    f) Teldin WELLS, b 2 Feb 1877, twin
    g) Hendricks WELLS. b 2 Feb 1977, twin
    h) Estella WELLS, b 11 June 1880
    B) John Lee Calborn WELLS, b 12 May 1836, Fr.Co., d 30 June 1914,
    Logansport, LA. DeSoto, LA: m 8 Dec 1869 Adeline Mariah Strait, b 24
    Jan 1847, d 5 Apr 1914 Logansport, LA. He was age 7 when his father
    died. He is the grandfather of Ann Randall of Texarkana, TX who has
    done extensive research on the Cain and WELLS lines.
    1870 Fr.Co. MS, p.55 #702 Strait, G.G. 66 SC; Evaline 31 MS: Mary M.
    27 f; Martha 20 f: Bryant 14 m and WELLS, John 33 m; WELLS, Adaline
    N. 22 f MS (Note: George G. Strait m Anna N. Lee 12 Jan 1837, in
    Fr. Co., his second wife.)
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Cr. E.D. 146-55 WELLS, J.L.C. 43 MS MS MS;
    A. M. wife 33 MS SC MS: A. M. dau 9; G. W. son 5; Jackie, son 3 MS:
    dau 1/12 MS.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 WELLS, John 12 May 1837, 63 MS; Adaline
    wife 24 Jan 1848, 32 MS; Pansey son 9 May 1885, 15 MS: Lillie dau 20
    Jan 1888, 12 MS: Daisey dau 27 May 1882 MS; Noble, Forest, son in
    law 9 Dec 1872, 25 MS.
    1910 Fr.Co. #312 WELLS, John L.C. 73 md once 41 yrs MS Unk MS; Adaline
    M. wife 55 md once 41 years 6 children, 7 living MS NC MS
    Issue of John L.C. and Adaline Mariah (Strait) WELLS:
    a) Annie Mariah WELLS, b 3 Nov 1870 Fr.Co. MS, d 15 Feb. 1932. m 16
    Dec 1886 (Fr.Co. 1-177 by John F. Porter P.B.S., J.M. Cruise
    bondsman) Wesley Wroten, b 14 Nov 1860, d 15 Oct 1921, both bur
    Damascus Bapt. Church cem. Fr.Co. (Sec. 11 T7 R5) in the Kennolia
    Community.

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    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-19 Wroten, Wesley 14 Oct 1860, 39 MS; Anna
    wife 3 Nov 1870, 29 MS; Eunice dau 17 Sep 1887, 12 MS; Beatrice dau
    12 Dec 1890, 9; Audrie dau 22 Mch 1997, 3 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. E.D. 67-26 Wroten, Wesley (Kesly) 50 md once for 23 yrs MS
    MS MS; A.M. wife 40 md once, 23 yrs 6 children 6 living MS MS MS;
    Beatrice dau 16, Audry dau 12; Queenie dau 9; Loise dau 4; Leslie
    dau 2.
    1/ Eunice Wroten, b 17 Sep 1887, Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Beatrice Wroten, b 12 Dec 1890, Fr.Co. MS
    3/ Audrey Wroten, b 22 Mch 1897, Fr.Co. MS
    4/ Queenie Wroten, b c.1901, Fr.Co.
    5/ Lois Wroten, b c.1906, Fr.Co.
    6/ Leslie Wroten, b a.1908, Fr.Co.
    7/ Irene Wroten, b c.1911, Fr.Co.
    b) George Wiley WELLS, b 4 Jan 1873 Fr.Co., d 1937; m 13 Dec 1894
    (Fr.Co. 2-111, no return, he age 22, she age 22) Virginia Evelyn
    "Evie" Cupit, b 22 Nov 1872, d 19 Apr 1960, Wesson, MS, both bur
    Heucks Retreat Church Cem., Lincoln Co., MS., dau of Eli and
    Elizabeth (Godbold) Cupit.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-53 Cupit, Eli 36 MS; L.E.
    wife 28 MS; Eva dau 7 MS; J.L. son 5 MS; Sallie dau 3; Minnie dau 1
    MS; Mallissa Mccall, adopted dau 20 MS.
    Eli Cupit m Elizabeth Godbold 7 Feb 1872 (Fr.CO. 5-172 by A.P.
    Nichelson M.G.1 R.F. Noble bondsman).
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-20 WELLS, George Jan 4, 1873, 27 MS; Evva
    wife 28 Nov 1872, 27 MS; Ersa dau 30 Oct 1895, 4; John son 13 Apr
    1899, 1; Luster, Herny Servant 19 Dec 1883 10 MS
    1910 Fr.Co. p.105 Meadville & Brookhaven Rd #71 WELLS, George 32 md
    once 15 yrs MS MS MS; Evy V. wife 37 md once 15 yrs 6 children 4
    living; Johnie E. son 11; Versie V. son 8; Lula L. dau 5; Thomas J.
    son 1.
    1/ Ersa Vida WELLS (dau), b 30 Oct 1895 Fr.Co. MS
    2/ Son WELLS, b 1897 Fr.Co., d c.1898 Fr.Co.
    3/ Johnnie Eli WELLS, b.13 Apr 1899, Fr.CO.
    4/ Versie Virgil WELLS, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    5/ Luna L. WELLS, b c.1905
    6/ James Cody WELLS, b c.1909
    7/ Lillie Mae WELLS, b c.1911
    c) Harvey Leonard WELLS, b 12 July 1877 Fr.Co. MS, d 6 Mch 1941; m 17
    Nov 1896 (Fr.Co. 2-246 by James Cupit M.B.S., he age 21, she 18)
    Ella N. Coleman, b 13 May 1878, d 3 Feb 1966, both bur Rosehill
    Cem., Brookhaven, MS, dau of J.H. and M.O. Coleman.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D. 146-44 Coleman, J.H. 26 MS;
    M.O. wife 21 MS; Columbus son 3; Ella dau 2; William son 7/12 MS
    1900 Lincoln Co. Beat 5, E.D. 101-13 WELLS, Harvy Mar 1876 24 MS; Ella
    wife May 1878, 22 MS; dau Jan 1897, 3 MS

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    1910 Lincoln Co. E.D. 91-5 WELLS, Harvey 33 MS; Ella wife 32; Agnes
    dau 12
    1/ Agnes L. WELLS, b 27 Nov 1897; m _____ Enright, bur. Rosehill Cem.
    d) Richard "Jackie" WELLS, died young.
    e) Geneva Addie WELLS, b 11 May 1880 Fr.Co., d 9 Nov 1949; m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-466 by C.G. Guice J.P.) Milton Whitfield Seale, b 2 May
    1877, d 8 Oct 1961, both bur Midway (Sec.30 T6 R3, 1 mile south of
    Meadville toward Bude), son of Jason M. Seale and his 2nd wife
    Catherine Whittington. See p.113, this compilation. He married 2nd
    Lula B. ___, b 21 July 1893, d 22 Jan. 1957, bur Midway.
    1910 Fr.Co. Meadville p.77 #43 Seale, Milton 32 md once MS MS MS;
    Geneva wife 29 md once 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; Vivian dau
    9; Rosa dau 8; Earl son 6; Jason son 5; Eva dau 3.
    1/ Vivian Earnestine Seale, b c.1901 Fr.Co.,MS.
    2/ Primrose Geneva Seale, b c.1902, Fr.Co.
    3/ Earl Frank Seale, b c.1904, Fr.Co.
    4/ Jason Lee Seale, b c.1905 Fr.Co.
    5/ Evie Neta Seale, b c.1907 Fr.Co.
    6/ Annie Daisy Seale, b c.1910 Fr.Co.
    f) Daisy Francis WELLS, b 22 Apr 1884 Fr.Co.; d 5 Sep 1957 m 17 Jan
    1900 (Fr.Co. 2-468 by C.G. Guice) Forrest Houston Noble, b 9 Dec 1876,
    d 24 Mch 1953, both bur Rosehill cem., Brookhaven, MS., son of R.F.
    and Narcissa Noble.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat McCall's Creek, E.D. 146-51, Nobles, R.F. 42 MS;
    Narcisa wife 35 MS; W.A. dau 14 MS; Louis son 12 MS; Rufus son 9
    MS; B.W. son 7; Forrest son 5; M.J. dau 3, Narrcissa dau 1 MS
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-22 Noble, Forest 9 Dec 1874 25, MS, son in
    law of John WELLS.
    1910 Lincoln Co. MS Brookhaven E.D. 84-19 Noble, F.H. 36; Daisy wife
    28; Ralph son 8; Gladys dau 7; Wahne son 3.
    1/ Ralph Fitzhugh Noble, b c.1902, MS
    2/ Glady Mae Noble, b c.1903
    3/ Maxie Forrest Noble, b c.1907
    4/ Roger Paul Noble, b c.1911
    g) Pansy "Johnny" WELLS, b 4 May 1885 Fr.Co. MS, d 22 Nov 1938 Natchez
    Hosp., Adams Co., MS, bur Midway Cem. Fr. Co. MS; m 20 June 1903
    (Fr.Co. 3-124 by J.Q. Byrd J.P.) David "Dave" Tillet Porter (as
    his first wife), b 21 Jan 1884 McCall, Fr.Co. MS, d 21 Aug 1974
    Ferriday, LA, bur Greenlawn Cem., Natchez, MS, son of John
    Ferdinand Porter and Nancy Fedella Carraway.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 4 McCall's Creek E.D.146-43 Porter, John F. 41
    MS;.Nancy.T. wife 28 MS; B.B. dau 5; S.B. dau 3; Eli O'Neal servant
    20 MS 1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 E.D. 52-6 Porter, John 27 Mar 1839, 61 MS;
    Nancy wife 24 Sep 1852, 48 MS; Judie dau 7 Nov 1880, 19; David son
    21 Jan 1884, 16 MS; Gambrel son 9 June 1987, 12; Carey son 15 Feb
    1890, 10; Orsie son 12 Dec 1893, 6 MS.



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    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 4 #16 Brookhaven Road, Porter, David 21 m once 6 yrs
    MS MS MS; Pansy wife 25 md once 6 years 2 children 2 living; A.D.
    dau 5; Hazel dau 2.
    1/ A. Dee Porter, b 16 May 1904 Fr.Co. MS. Her third marriage was to
    David S. McDonald, b 11 July 1893, d 18 Sep 1967, Houston, TX. No
    children.
    2/ Hazel Lillian Porter, b 29 Jan 1908 Fr.Co.; m 24 Dec 1926 at
    Vidalia, Concordia Par., LA, Roy Leo Cobb, b 3 Oct 1906 Fr.Co., d
    11 Mar 1986 Natchez, MS, bur Midway Cem.
    1910 Fr.Co. Beat 3 Meadville & Union Church Road #87 Cobb, James M. 32
    md once 13 yrs 6 children 5 living MS MS MS; Maude wife 30 md once
    13 years 6 children 5 living; Dewy son 11; Willie son 9; Gladys
    dau 6; Roy son 4; Ceaser son 2; Grooms, Martha m other 56 wd 5
    children 4 living MS MS MS
    A/ Thomas "Tommie" Chester Cobb, b 14 Sep 1931 Fayette, Jefferson,
    MS; m 1st 7 Dec 1953 Elizabeth Daniel of N.C. (div.)
    a/ Linda Susan Cobb, b 6 Dec 1954
    3/ John "Johnny" David Porter, b 27 Mch 1912 Fr.Co. MS, d 4 Apr 1974,
    Excelsior, MN, bur B Apr 1974 Baton Rouge, LA; m 31 July 1936
    Vidalia, LA Ora D. Cole, b 21 Mar 1908 Fr.Co.MS.
    A/ Gene Porter, step son
    4/ Willie Lee "Billie" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr. Co. MS; m 30
    Aug 1941 Fr.Co. MS, Jack Raymond Nixon, b 14 May 1921
    A/ Philip Raymond Nixon, b 26 Sep 1953 El Paso, TX; m 20 May 1978
    New Orleans LA, Sheree Lee Denniss, b 18 May 1958 Colorado
    Springs, CO
    a/ Clint Rayland Nixon, b 25 Aug 1980, N.O., LA
    B/ Melvina "Mel" Maxine Nixon, b 11 July 1955, Colorado Springs, CO,
    m 14 May 1983 Texarkana, TX, Cliff Allen Brothers
    5/ Annie Lee "Ann" Porter (twin), b 29 Jan 1921 Fr.Co. MS; m 13 Feb
    1945, Yuma, AZ Verne "Johnnie" Randall Jr., b 15 Aug 1922
    Poticallo, Idaho, d 31 Jan 1970 Texarkana, TX, bur Chaplewood
    Cem., Texarkana, TX.
    A/ Dianna Lynne Randall, b 3 May 1954 El Paso, TX; m Dennis Anthony
    Patterson, b 14 May 1952 OK.
    a/ Melissa Ann Patterson, b 28 Jan 1978 Nacogdoches, TX
    b/ April Lynne Patterson, b 2 Apr 1891, Texarkana, TX
    c/ Philip Anthony Patterson, b 15 Feb 1983 Midland, TX
    B/ John Charles Randall, b 22 Jan 1961 Texarkana, TX; m (div.)
    a/ John Verne Randall, b 26 Dec 1983, Camden, AR

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    h) Lillie Mae WELLS, b 20 June 1887 Fr.Co. MS, d 14 Jan 1953, bur New
    Sight Cem., Lincoln Co. MS; m 1st 20 June 1907 (Fr.Co. 3-423 by
    W.T. Wooten J.P.) John Asa Cotten, b 23 Apr 1882, d 26 July 1952,
    bur Holly Spring Cem., Lincoln Co. MS. She m 2nd John R. Raney.
    1900 Fr.Co. Beat 4 172 Cotten, Asa 2 Jan 1851, 49 md 27 yrs MS MS MS;
    Elizabeth wife 18 June 1855, 44, md 27 yrs, 17 children 15 living
    MS MS MS: Florence dau 17 Apr 1876, 24 MS MS MS; Lillie dau 20 Feb
    1880, 20; Dazie dau 21 Feb 1880, 20; John son 2 3 Apr 1882, 18, Ada
    dau 26 Dec 1883, 16; Thomas son 1 Nov 1885, 14; James son 10 Mar
    1887, 13; Alice dau 2 June 1869, 11; Ella dau 27 July 1890, 9; Nina
    dau 24 Oct 1893, 6; Rubbie dau 9 May 1895, 5; Kate 29 May 1897, 3;
    Eula 10 Jan 1900 4/12.
    Asa B. Cotten m M.E. Cloy 10 Dec 1873 (Fr.Co. 6-25 by John Sample,
    Meth. South, with H.A. Cotten bondsman.
    1910 Fr.Co. #235 Cotton, John A. 28 md once 3 yrs MS MS MS; Lillie
    wife 22 m once 3 yrs 0 children.
    1/ John Asa Cotten Jr.
    2/ Addie Daisey Cotten

    C) Mary Elizabeth WELLS, b c.1840 Fr.Co. MS, d c.1883; m 18 Dec. 1865
    (Fr.Co. 4-391 by D.B. Cain, G.P. Hunt bondsman) Alexander McDonald.
    He was killed by a falling tree c.1879. Liz WELLS died a short time
    later.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.7 #91 McDonald, Alexander 34 wheelwright Scotland;
    Elizabeth 30 MS; Wiley D. 2 m; Edward 1 m; Alex 2/12 m Apr.
    1880 Fr.Co. Beat 5 Cain's 146-26 McDonald, Elizabeth 40 MS; Alexander
    son 12 MS; William son 8; Dempsey son 5; Malissa dau 3; Thomas son 1
    a) Wiley D. McDonald, b c.1868 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    b) Edward McDonald, b c.1869 Fr.Co., probably died before 1870.
    c) Alexander McDonald, b Apr 1870 Fr.Co. MS, reared by Sister (WELLS)
    Young.

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    d) William McDonald,.b 1872 Fr.Co., reared by Willie Cain.
    e) Dempsey McDonald, b c.1875 These last three reared
    f) Malissa MCDonald, b c.1877 by John WELLS.
    g) Thomas McDonald, b c.1879
    D) Martha M. WELLS, b c.1842; m 9 Dec 1869 (Fr.Co. 5-72 by W.K. Magee
    Judge Probate, E.C. Adams bondsman) James Polk Cupit. This family
    was not identified from the MS censuses.
    E) Sarah J. WELLS, b c1844; m 9 Nov 1865 (Fr.Co. 4-380 by D.D. Rollins
    J.P., N. Blucker bondsman) James M. Mitchell. This family has not
    been identified on a MS census. In 1900, in the home of David D.
    Rollins was Willie Mitchell, b Feb 1892, 9 MS, nephew of David D.
    Rollins. Sarah (Cain) WELLS m 2nd David Dixon Rollins and they show
    in the censuses:
    1850 - See above
    1860 Fr.Co. p.305 #481 Rollins, David D. 39 School teaching LA; Sarah
    44 MS; Theresa 13 f; James 10 mi Louisa 6 f; William 4 m Ann Eliza 1
    f; Elizabeth WELLS 20 f; Martha ? WELLS 18 f, Sarah WELLS 17 f.
    1870 Fr.Co. p.70 1919 Rollins, D.D. 49 MS; Sarah 54; D.D. Jr. 20;
    Lauria 16; W.D. 14;. Amaliza 12 MS.
    .

Pansy Wells1

F, #20829, b. 4 May 1885, d. 22 November 1939
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • Married Name: 20 June 1903; Mrs. Porter (Wells)

Family: David Tillet Porter b. 21 Jan 1884, d. 21 Aug 1974

Citations

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

David Tillet Porter1

M, #20830, b. 21 January 1884, d. 21 August 1974
  • Reference: W015 ID903

Family: Pansy Wells b. 4 May 1885, d. 22 Nov 1939

Citations

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

Mary Ann Wells1

F, #20831, b. 20 August 1839
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 September 1860; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1860 MS Franklin family 478
    Rollins, David D, age 39, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, age 44, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 13, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 10, b: MS
    Rollins, Louisa, age 6, b: MS
    Rollins, William, age 4, b: MS
    Rollins, Ann Eliza, age 1, b: MS
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 18, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 17, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins3,1

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Franklin family 478 - David D Rollins.

Martha Malinda Wells1

F, #20832, b. 16 October 1841
  • Reference: W015 ID903
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 September 1850; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Franklin family 209
    Rollins, David D, age 29, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 2, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 2 months, b: MS
    Wells, Thomas, age 14, b: MS
    Wells, John C, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, Mary A, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 8, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 6, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins2,1
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 September 1860; Franklin Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1860 MS Franklin family 478
    Rollins, David D, age 39, farmer, b: LA
    Rollins, Sarah, age 44, b: MS
    Rollins, Theresa, age 13, b: MS
    Rollins, David D, age 10, b: MS
    Rollins, Louisa, age 6, b: MS
    Rollins, William, age 4, b: MS
    Rollins, Ann Eliza, age 1, b: MS
    Wells, Elizabeth, age 10, b: MS
    Wells, Martha M, age 18, b: MS
    Wells, Sarah J, age 17, b: MS; Head of Household=David Dixon Rollins3,1
  • Married Name: 9 December 1869; Mrs. Cupit (Wells)

Family: James Polk Cupit b. May 1846, d. 26 Jul 1906

Citations

  1. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Franklin family 209 - David D Rollins.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Franklin family 478 - David D Rollins.

James Polk Cupit1

M, #20833, b. May 1846, d. 26 July 1906
  • Reference: W015 ID903

Family: Martha Malinda Wells b. 16 Oct 1841

Citations

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