Delia Ann Wells1,2

F, #3459, b. 6 January 1824, d. 2 August 1889
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • Married Name: 16 September 1847; Mrs. Taylor (Wells)
  • Married Name: 27 November 1867; Mrs. Bradner (Wells)

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Benjamin Havens Wells1,2

M, #3460, b. 13 March 1826, d. 28 July 1888
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Calvin Wells
    Name: Calvin Wells
    Age: 65
    Estimated birth year: abt 1785
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 168
    Household Members: Name Age
    Calvin Wells 65
    Julia Wells 63
    Benjamin Wells 23
    Mary Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Calvin Welles (2)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Home in 1880: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Age: 68
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Isabella Y.
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    William Wells 68
    Isabella Y. Wells 58
    Augusta Y. Wells 29
    Amanda H. Wells 28
    Benjamin H. Wells 54

    ; Head of Household=William Wells

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Mary Wells1,2

F, #3461, b. 1828, d. 29 January 1900
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • Birth*: 18281,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 29 January 19001,2
  • Married Name: Mrs. Young (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Calvin Wells
    Name: Calvin Wells
    Age: 65
    Estimated birth year: abt 1785
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 168
    Household Members: Name Age
    Calvin Wells 65
    Julia Wells 63
    Benjamin Wells 23
    Mary Wells 20

    ; Head of Household=Calvin Welles (2)

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Martha M Clark1

F, #3462, b. 11 November 1821, d. 18 October 1914
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Birth*: 11 November 1821; Ohio, USA
  • (Bride) Marriage*: circa 1840; Groom=Horatio N Wells2,3
  • Burial*: 18 October 1914; Marissa Cemetery, Marissa, St Clair Co., Illinois, USA; Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990
    Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 No Image
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    Report issue

    Name:      Martha M . Wells
    [Martha M . Clark]
    Gender:      Female
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Occupation:      Housewife
    Age:      92
    Birth Date:      11 Nov 1821
    Birth Place:      Ohio
    Death Date:      18 Oct 1914
    Death Place:      Davenport, Scott, Iowa
    Burial Date:      20 Oct 1914
    Burial Place:      Marissa, Illinois
    Father:      J. Clark
    Mother:      
    FHL Film Number:      1480948
    Reference ID:      rn244 p266
  • Death*: 18 October 1914; Davenport, Scott Co., Iowa, USA; Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990
    Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990 No Image
    Text-only collection

    Report issue

    Name:      Martha M . Wells
    [Martha M . Clark]
    Gender:      Female
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Occupation:      Housewife
    Age:      92
    Birth Date:      11 Nov 1821
    Birth Place:      Ohio
    Death Date:      18 Oct 1914
    Death Place:      Davenport, Scott, Iowa
    Burial Date:      20 Oct 1914
    Burial Place:      Marissa, Illinois
    Father:      J. Clark
    Mother:      
    FHL Film Number:      1480948
    Reference ID:      rn244 p266
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Mrs. Wells (Clark)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Chequest, Van Buren Co., Iowa, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Hesatia N Wells
    Name: Hesatia N Wells
    [Horatio N Wells]
    Age: 40
    Birth Year: abt 1810
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1850: Chequest, Van Buren, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Family Number: 89
    Household Members: Name Age
    Hesatia N Wells 40
    Martha Wells 29
    Charles Wells 7
    Ellen Wells 4
    Stiles Wells 2
    Heratia Wells 0

    ; Head of Household=Horatio N Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Jackson, Van Buren Co., Iowa, USA; 1860 United States Federal Census
    about Horatio Wells
    Name: Horatio Wells
    Age in 1860: 50
    Birth Year: abt 1810
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Jackson, Van Buren, Iowa
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lebanon
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Horatio Wells 50
    Martha M Wells 39
    Charles S Wells 17
    Ellen A Wells 14
    Stiles H Wells 12
    Albert H Wells 10
    George C Wells 5
    Willis Wells 1

    ; Head of Household=Horatio N Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Jackson, Van Buren Co., Iowa, USA; 1870 United States Federal Census
    about Horatio Wells
    Name: Horatio Wells
    Age in 1870: 60
    Birth Year: abt 1810
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1870: Jackson, Van Buren, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Lebanon
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Horatio Wells 60
    Martha M Wells 49
    Steles H Wells 21
    Ellen A Wells 23
    Albert H Wells 20
    George C Wells 15
    Willis C Wells 11

    ; Head of Household=Horatio N Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Mitchellville, Polk Co., Iowa, USA; 1880 United States Federal Census
    about Horatio Wells
    Name: Horatio Wells
    Age: 69
    Birth Year: abt 1811
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1880: Mitchellville, Polk, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Martha M. Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Retired Farmer
    Household Members: Name Age
    Horatio Wells 69
    Martha M. Wells 59

    ; Head of Household=Horatio N Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Marissa, St Clair Co., Illinois, USA; 1900 United States Federal Census
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    Name:      Martha M Wells
    Age:      78
    Birth Date:      Nov 1821
    Birthplace:      Ohio
    Home in 1900:      Marissa, St Clair, Illinois
    Street:      Main Street
    Sheet Number:      4B
    Number of Dwelling in Order of Visitation:      41
    Family Number:      90
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Female
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Widowed
    Father's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace:      Connecticut
    Mother: number of living children:      3
    Mother: How many children:      6
    Can Read:      Yes
    Can Write:      Yes
    Can Speak English:      Yes
    House Owned or Rented:      R
    Farm or House:      H
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    Martha M Wells      78
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Des Moines Twp., Polk Co., Iowa, USA; 1910 United States Federal Census
    about Willis C Wells
    Name: Willis C Wells
    Age in 1910: 51
    Birth Year: 1859
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Home in 1910: Des Moines Ward 1, Polk, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    [Self (Head)]
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: Sarah E Wells
    Father's Birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's Name: Martha M Wells
    Mother's Birthplace: Ohio
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Willis C Wells 51
    Sarah E Wells 48
    Maude A Wells 22
    Mart T Wells 21
    Martha M Wells 17
    Albert W Wells 6
    Martha M Wells 88; Head of Household=Willis C Wells

Family: Horatio N Wells b. 1 Jun 1810, d. 20 Jan 1893

Citations

  1. From Silas' death record.
  2. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Isabelle Young1,2

F, #3463, b. 5 November 1822, d. 12 June 1906
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Married Name: circa 1845; Mrs. Wells (Young)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 161
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Wells 38
    Isabella Wells 28
    John W Wells 3
    Charles Wells 31
    Sarah F Wells 22

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about William Walls
    Name: William Walls
    Age in 1860: 48
    Birth Year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Granville
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Walls 48
    Isabella Y Walls 37
    John W Walls 12
    Augusta I Walls 9
    Amanda A Walls 8
    Enoch Coldwell 63

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1812
    Age in 1870: 58
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1870: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Granville Corners
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Wells 58
    Isabella Wells 46
    Amanda Wells 18
    Edward Gill 12

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Home in 1880: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Age: 68
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Isabella Y.
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    William Wells 68
    Isabella Y. Wells 58
    Augusta Y. Wells 29
    Amanda H. Wells 28
    Benjamin H. Wells 54

    ; Head of Household=William Wells

Family: William Wells b. 14 Apr 1812, d. 12 Nov 1887

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sarah Flower Dewey1,2

F, #3464, b. 18 February 1828, d. 30 September 1864
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Birth*: 18 February 18281,2
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 1 May 1850; Groom=Charles Wells1,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 30 September 18641,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 161
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Wells 38
    Isabella Wells 28
    John W Wells 3
    Charles Wells 31
    Sarah F Wells 22

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • Married Name: 1 May 1850; Mrs. Wells (Dewey)

Family: Charles Wells b. 25 May 1819, d. 28 Jun 1888

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

John W Wells1,2

M, #3465, b. 17 August 1847, d. 27 January 1926
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 161
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Wells 38
    Isabella Wells 28
    John W Wells 3
    Charles Wells 31
    Sarah F Wells 22

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about William Walls
    Name: William Walls
    Age in 1860: 48
    Birth Year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Granville
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Walls 48
    Isabella Y Walls 37
    John W Walls 12
    Augusta I Walls 9
    Amanda A Walls 8
    Enoch Coldwell 63

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; St Clair Co., Michigan, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about John W. Wells
    Name: John W. Wells
    Home in 1880: Saint Clair, Illinois
    Age: 32
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Ella A.
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Maryland
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Printer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W. Wells 32
    Ella A. Wells 34
    Rodney C. Wells 4
    Leona Wells 2

    ; Household Member=Ellen Briggs, Household Member=Rodney Clark Wells, Household Member=Leona B Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Marshall, Marshall Co., Iowa, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about John W Nells
    Name: John W Nells
    [John W Wells]
    Home in 1900: Marshall, Marshall, Iowa
    Age: 52
    Birth Date: Aug 1847
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's Birthplace: Maryland
    Spouse's name: Carrie M
    Marriage Year: 1887
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 13
    Residence : Marshalltown City, Marshall, Iowa
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W Nells 52
    Carrie M Nells 43
    Amy W Nells 11
    Helen M Nells 9
    Katherine T Nells 4
    Mary E Nells 1
    Rodney C Nells 24

    ; Household Member=Helen M Wells, Household Member=Catherine Trine Wells, Household Member=Carrie Trine, Household Member=Mary E Wells, Household Member=Amy W Wells, Household Member=Rodney Clark Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1910; Marshall, Marshall Co., Iowa, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Carrie T Wells
    Name: Carrie T Wells
    Age in 1910: 52
    Estimated birth year: abt 1858
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Father's Birth Place: Ohio
    Mother's Birth Place: Vermont
    Spouse's name: John W
    Home in 1910: Marshalltown Ward 2, Marshall, Iowa
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W Wells 62
    Carrie T Wells 52
    Amy W Wells 21
    Helen M Wells 19
    Catherine H Wells 15
    Mary E Wells 11
    Charlotte C Manlille 26

    ; Household Member=Helen M Wells, Household Member=Catherine Trine Wells, Household Member=Carrie Trine, Household Member=Mary E Wells, Household Member=Amanda A Wells, Household Member=Amy W Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1920; Marshall, Marshall Co., Iowa, USA;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about John W Wells
    Name: John W Wells
    Home in 1920: Marshall Ward 2, Marshall, Iowa
    Age: 72
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Carrie T
    Father's Birth Place: Connecticut
    Mother's Birth Place: Maryland
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Image: 483
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W Wells 72
    Carrie T Wells 62
    Mary E Wells 20
    Amanda A Wells 67

    ; Household Member=Carrie Trine, Household Member=Mary E Wells, Household Member=Amanda A Wells

Family 1: Ellen Briggs b. 1846, d. b 1887

Family 2: Carrie Trine b. May 1857

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Augusta I Wells1,2

F, #3466, b. September 1850
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Home in 1880: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Age: 68
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Isabella Y.
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    William Wells 68
    Isabella Y. Wells 58
    Augusta Y. Wells 29
    Amanda H. Wells 28
    Benjamin H. Wells 54

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • Married Name: 1887; Mrs. Robbins (Wells)

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Amanda A Wells1,2

F, #3467, b. April 1852
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • Name Variation: Amanda H Wells; from 1880 census
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about William Walls
    Name: William Walls
    Age in 1860: 48
    Birth Year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Granville
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Walls 48
    Isabella Y Walls 37
    John W Walls 12
    Augusta I Walls 9
    Amanda A Walls 8
    Enoch Coldwell 63

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1812
    Age in 1870: 58
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1870: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Granville Corners
    Household Members: Name Age
    William Wells 58
    Isabella Wells 46
    Amanda Wells 18
    Edward Gill 12

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1880; Granville, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about William Wells
    Name: William Wells
    Home in 1880: Granville, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Age: 68
    Estimated birth year: abt 1812
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Isabella Y.
    Father's birthplace: Connecticut
    Mother's birthplace: Connecticut
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    William Wells 68
    Isabella Y. Wells 58
    Augusta Y. Wells 29
    Amanda H. Wells 28
    Benjamin H. Wells 54

    ; Head of Household=William Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1910; Marshall, Marshall Co., Iowa, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Carrie T Wells
    Name: Carrie T Wells
    Age in 1910: 52
    Estimated birth year: abt 1858
    Birthplace: Iowa
    Relation to Head of House: Wife
    Father's Birth Place: Ohio
    Mother's Birth Place: Vermont
    Spouse's name: John W
    Home in 1910: Marshalltown Ward 2, Marshall, Iowa
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W Wells 62
    Carrie T Wells 52
    Amy W Wells 21
    Helen M Wells 19
    Catherine H Wells 15
    Mary E Wells 11
    Charlotte C Manlille 26

    ; Head of Household=John W Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1920; Marshall, Marshall Co., Iowa, USA;
    1920 United States Federal Census
    about John W Wells
    Name: John W Wells
    Home in 1920: Marshall Ward 2, Marshall, Iowa
    Age: 72
    Estimated birth year: abt 1848
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Carrie T
    Father's Birth Place: Connecticut
    Mother's Birth Place: Maryland
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Sex: Male
    Image: 483
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    John W Wells 72
    Carrie T Wells 62
    Mary E Wells 20
    Amanda A Wells 67

    ; Head of Household=John W Wells

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Bella Maria Wells1,2

F, #3468, b. 14 April 1861, d. 20 March 1934
  • Reference: W001 ID363

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William Wells

M, #3469, b. 1838
  • (Witness) Census: 1851; Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex, England; 1851 England Census

    Name:      William Wells
    Age:      39
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1812
    Relation:      Head
    Spouse's name:      Sarah Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Where born:      Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England
    Civil Parish:      Bethnal Green
    Ecclesiastical parish:      St Bartholomew
    County/Island:      Middlesex
    Country:      England
    Street address:
    Occupation:
    Condition as to marriage:
    Disability:      
    View image
    Registration district:      Bethnal Green
    Sub-registration district:      Church
    ED, institution, or vessel:      05
    Neighbors:      
    Household schedule number:      194
    Piece:      1541
    Folio:      131
    Page Number:      38
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    William Wells      39
    Sarah Wells      49
    William Wells      13; Head of Household=William Wells

Roxy Emeline Marshall1,2

F, #3470, b. 1805, d. 1886
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Marshall)
  • Married Name: 6 October 1822; Mrs. Welles (Marshall)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Roxey E Welles
    Name: Roxey E Welles
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1808
    Birth Place: Connecticut
    Gender: Female
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Family Number: 54
    Household Members: Name Age
    Russell Welles 61
    Roxey E Welles 42
    Roxey A Welles 24
    Lucy A Welles 18
    Isabel Welles 16
    Edward Welles 14
    Emeline Welles 10
    Albert M Welles 5
    Albert S Marshal 42
    John Bane 19

    ; Head of Household=Russell Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Westfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Pearssel Wells
    Name: Pearssel Wells
    Age in 1860: 71
    Birth Year: abt 1789
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1860: Westfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Westfield
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Pearssel Wells 71
    Roye E Wells 56
    Edward H Wells 24
    Emeline Wells 18

    ; Head of Household=Russell Welles
  • (Household Member) Census: 1870; West Springfield, Hampden Co., Massachusetts, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Russell Wells
    Name: Russell Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1789
    Age in 1870: 81
    Birthplace: Connecticut
    Home in 1870: West Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: West Springfield
    Household Members: Name Age
    Edward H Wells 35
    Cordelia A Wells 50
    Elsie M Wells 5
    Rody H Wells 2
    Russell Wells 81
    Roxie E Wells 65; Head of Household=Russell Welles

Family: Russell Welles b. 27 Jul 1789, d. 23 Feb 1873

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  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, Marriage Certificate, Connecticut Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
    Connecticut Town Marriage Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection)
    Name: Roxy Emeline Marshall
    Residence Location: Windsor
    Marriage Date: 17 Nov 1822
    Marriage Location: Farmington
    Spouse: Russell Wells
    Spouse Residence Location: Farmington

    .
  4. Tom Evans as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWDNADON~1ID313.GED and imported on 04/26/2008 at 13:22:35.,_ID313 _Researcher.

Samuel Roberts Wells1,2

M, #3471, b. 4 April 1820, d. 13 April 1875
  • Reference: W001 ID363
  • Passport*: 18 July 1860; Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA; U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925
    about Samuel R Wells
    Name: Samuel R Wells
    Birth Date: 4 Apr 1820
    Birth Place: Hartford, Connecticut
    Passport Issue Date: 18 Jul 1860
    Passport Includes a Photo: N
    Source: Passport Applications, 1795-1905 (M1372)

Family: Charlotte Fowler b. c 1820

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Charlotte Fowler1,2

F, #3472, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Married Name: 13 October 1844; Mrs. Wells (Fowler)

Family: Samuel Roberts Wells b. 4 Apr 1820, d. 13 Apr 1875

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Maria Marshall1,2

F, #3473, b. circa 1805
  • Reference: W999 ID061
  • Nam-Std: Mrs. Wells (Marshall)
  • Married Name: 22 July 1824; Mrs. Welles (Marshall)
  • Married Name: 22 July 1824; Mrs. Wells (Marshall)
  • Married Name: 22 July 1824; Mrs. Wells (Marshall)
  • Married Name: 22 July 1824; Mrs. Wells (Marshall)

Family: Hiram Welles b. 9 Apr 1795, d. 3 Mar 1859

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Benjamin Wells1,2

M, #3474, b. circa 1760
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • Birth*: circa 1760

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Lucinda Wells1,2

F, #3475, b. 14 July 1784, d. 26 August 1854
  • Reference: W001 ID061

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Thankful Wells1,2

F, #3476, b. circa 1788
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • Birth*: circa 17881,2

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Emily Matilda Wells1,2

F, #3477, b. 3 February 1822, d. 11 July 1894
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • Married Name: circa 1845; Mrs. Newton (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age in 1860: 79
    Birth Year: abt 1781
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Home in 1860: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rockford
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Martha Newton 5
    Edwin Wells 15
    Chester Wells 79
    Winthrop Newton 41
    Matilda Newton 37
    Louisa Newton 16; Head of Household=Chester M Wells

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Louisa Wells1,2

F, #3478, b. 16 October 1826
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • Married Name: circa 1840; Mrs. Shepard (Wells)
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Louisa Shepard
    Name: Louisa Shepard
    Birth Year: abt 1825
    Age in 1870: 45
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Female
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Pecatonica
    Household Members: Name Age
    Louisa Shepard 45
    Chester W Shepard 18
    Mahala Shepard 12
    Eliza Shepard 10
    Laura Shepard 7

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Chester A Wells1,2

M, #3479, b. 21 June 1827, d. 1865
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • Birth*: 21 June 1827; Massena, St Lawrence Co., New York, USA1,2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 25 December 1849; Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; Bride=Susan Abiah Hollenbeck
  • Burial*: 1865; Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery, Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA
  • Death*: 1865; Platte Co., Missouri, USA;

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    Chester A Wells
    Birth      21 Jun 1827
    Massena, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
    Death      1865 (aged 37-38)
    Platte County, Missouri, USA
    Burial      
    Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery
    Pecatonica, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
    Memorial ID      149808527 · View Source

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    Flowers 2

    Marriage 25 Dec 1849 Winnebago Co. IL to Susan Albia Hollenbeck

    He served in the Civil War, in the 74th Illinois Infantry. He was discharged under a Surgeon's Certificate of Disability. I believe that he was possibly wounded at the battle of Murfreesboro. He was sent home where he died, leaving Susan a widow with 5 small children Emma, Irene, Orrin, Eliza, Jennie


    1956 Illinois veterans commission burials have him buried in the twelve mile grove cemetery near his parents.
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 12 September 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Susan A Wells
    Name: Susan A Wells
    Age: 18
    Estimated birth year: abt 1832
    Birth Place: Ohio
    Gender: Female
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 49
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester A Wells 23
    Susan A Wells 18

  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Elk Fork, Pettis Co., Missouri, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age in 1860: 34
    Birth Year: abt 1826
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Elk Fork, Pettis, Missouri
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Fairview
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Eliza Wells 4
    Orrin Wells 6
    Irene Wells 8
    Emma Wells 11
    Chester Wells 34
    Susan Wells 30; Household Member=Emma Rosine Wells, Household Member=Irene Rosalie Wells, Household Member=Jennie Wells, Household Member=Oren Wells, Household Member=Eliza Wells, Household Member=Susan Abiah Hollenbeck
  • Milt-Event*: circa 1863; 74th Illinois Infantry, Illinois, USA; He served in the Civil War, in the 74th Illinois Infantry. He was discharged under a Surgeon's Certificate of Disability. I believe that he was possibly wounded at the battle of Murfreesboro. He was sent home where he died, leaving Susan a widow with 5 small children Emma, Irene, Orrin, Eliza, Jennie


    1956 Illinois veterans commission burials have him buried in the twelve mile grove cemetery near his parents.

Family: Susan Abiah Hollenbeck b. 23 Oct 1831, d. 22 Jun 1905

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Reuben Lorenzo Wells1,2

M, #3480, b. 16 April 1829, d. 11 October 1912
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Winnebago, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Reuben L Wells
    Name: Reuben L Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Age in 1870: 42
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Winnebago, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Winnebago
    Household Members: Name Age
    Reuben L Wells 42
    Addie A Wells 42
    Lydia E Wells 21
    Frederick Wells 18
    Walter Wells 10

    ; Household Member=Lydia E Wells, Household Member=Frederick Wells, Household Member=Walter Irving Wells, Household Member=Adaline A Wellon
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Winnebago, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Reuben L. Wells
    Name: Reuben L. Wells
    Home in 1880: Winnebago, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 52
    Estimated birth year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Adeline A.
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Household Members: Name Age
    Reuben L. Wells 52
    Adeline A. Wells 51
    Walter I. Wells 19
    Ettie L. Wells 22 (neice)
    Frederick Brown 26
    Lydia E. Palmer 29 (dau)
    Robert Jennings 22
    Harvey N. Hall 22; Household Member=Lydia E Wells, Household Member=Walter Irving Wells, Household Member=Adaline A Wellon, Household Member=Etta Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Winnebago, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Reuben L Wells
    Name: Reuben L Wells
    Home in 1900: Winnebago, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 72
    Birth Date: Apr 1828
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Adeline A
    Marriage Year:
    1850
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 50
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Reuben L Wells 72
    Adeline A Wells 71
    Etta L Wells 42 (neice)

    ; Household Member=Adaline A Wellon, Household Member=Etta Wells

Family: Adaline A Wellon b. 26 Nov 1828, d. 2 Jan 1902

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Roswell Wells1,2

M, #3481, b. 6 August 1832, d. circa 1833
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Ruel F Wells1,2

M, #3482, b. 9 August 1833
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Lysander, Onondaga Co., New York, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Ruel Wells
    Name: Ruel Wells
    Age: 18
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
    Birth Place: New York
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850(City,County,State): Lysander, Winnebago, Illinois
    Household Members: Name Age
    James French 25
    Ruel Wells 18
    Amy E Wilkinson 4
    Annette Wilkinson 7
    Edgar C Wilkinson 8
    John Wilkinson 42
    Orra Wilkinson 33
    Orra D Wilkinson 2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Elk Fork, Pettis Co., Missouri, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Ruel Wells
    Name: Ruel Wells
    Age in 1860: 28
    Birth Year: abt 1832
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Elk Fork, Pettis, Missouri
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Fairview
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Ruel Wells 28
    Hellen Wells 20
    Jetta Wells 2
    Etta Wells 2

    ; Household Member=Helen Rogers, Household Member=Letta Wells, Household Member=Etta Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Rewel Wells
    Name: Rewel Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1832
    Age in 1870: 38
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Pecatonica
    Household Members: Name Age
    Rewel Wells 38
    Hellen Wells 30
    Ettie Wells 12
    Lettie Wells 12

    ; Household Member=Helen Rogers, Household Member=Letta Wells, Household Member=Etta Wells

Family 1: Helen Rogers b. 6 Apr 1842, d. 1871

Family 2: Rosine Cole b. c 1835

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Henry Rufus Wells1,2

M, #3483, b. 25 December 1834, d. April 1914
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1860; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Henry R Wills
    Name: Henry R Wills
    Age in 1860: 25
    Birth Year: abt 1835
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Pecatonica
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry R Wills 25
    Lucena Wills 27
    Mary J Goucher 22
    George Deeds 21
    Frank Mccrary 24
    Franklin Chapman 22
    John Rulledge 25

    ; Household Member=Lucelia Annis Newton
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Rockford, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Henry R Wells
    Name: Henry R Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1834
    Age in 1870: 36
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Rockford Ward 4, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Rockford
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry R Wells 36
    Annis L Wells 37

    ; Household Member=Lucelia Annis Newton
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Rockford, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Henry K Wells
    Name: Henry K Wells
    [Henry Wells]
    Home in 1900: Rockford Ward 4, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 63
    Birth Date: Dec 1836
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Lucelia A
    Marriage Year: 1855
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 45
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry K Wells 63
    Lucelia A Wells 67
    Alice Wells 24

    ; Household Member=Lucelia Annis Newton, Household Member=Alice I Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Rockford, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Henry R Wells
    Name: Henry R Wells
    Age in 1910: 76
    Estimated birth year: abt 1834
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's name: Annie L
    Home in 1910: Rockford Ward 4, Winnebago, Illinois
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Henry R Wells 76
    Annie L Wells 77
    Alice I Wilcox 36 (dau)
    [34]
    Floyd M Wilcox 41 (son-in-law)

    ; Household Member=Lucelia Annis Newton, Household Member=Alice I Wells

Family: Lucelia Annis Newton b. 26 Mar 1833, d. Apr 1914

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Lyman G Wells1,2

M, #3484, b. 13 January 1836
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells

Family: Alvira Miller b. c 1830, d. b 1860

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Benjamin Elihu Wells1,2

M, #3485, b. 14 January 1837, d. 28 January 1901
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1860; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Benjamin E Wells
    Name: Benjamin E Wells
    Age in 1860: 22
    Birth Year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1860: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rockford
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Benjamin E Wells 22
    Jane F Wells 18

    ; Household Member=Jane Seaton
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Benj E Wells
    Name: Benj E Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1838
    Age in 1870: 32
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Seward
    Household Members: Name Age
    Benj E Wells 32
    Lucy Wells 33
    Geo E Wells 9
    Elma J Wells 3
    Lewis Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Wealthy Lucy Gates, Household Member=George E Wells, Household Member=Elma J Wells, Household Member=Lewis Edgar Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Benjamin Wells
    Name: Benjamin Wells
    Home in 1880: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 42
    Estimated birth year: abt 1838
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Lucy
    Father's birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Benjamin Wells 42
    Lucy Wells 43
    George Wells 18
    Lewis Wells 9
    Myra Wells 7
    Bertie Wells 5
    Jesse Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Wealthy Lucy Gates, Household Member=George E Wells, Household Member=Lewis Edgar Wells, Household Member=Myra Eleanor Wells, Household Member=Frank Egbert Wells, Household Member=Jessie May Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Benjamin E Wells
    Name: Benjamin E Wells
    Home in 1900: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 69
    Birth Date: Jan 1831
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Lucy
    Marriage Year: 1864
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 36
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Benjamin E Wells 69
    Lucy Wells 65
    Frank E Wells 25
    Myra Wells 28

    ; Household Member=Wealthy Lucy Gates, Household Member=Myra Eleanor Wells, Household Member=Frank Egbert Wells

Family 1: Jane Seaton b. 1842, d. a 20 Jun 1861

Family 2: Wealthy Lucy Gates b. 1 Apr 1835, d. 13 Dec 1910

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.

Cyrus R Wells1,2

M, #3486, b. 2 March 1840
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Witness) Note: 1841; Removed family to, Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA; The Wells family came to Winnebago County and Seward Townshipfrom New York state in 1841. Two brothers, Chester and Reuben Wells,with their families came to this area from ST Lawrence Co (Massina,Plattsburg_Clinton Co), looking for tillable land. Their wives weresisters, Eliza and Jane Roberts. Included in the party was their father, Abram Roberts.; Principal=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Alanson L Wells1

M, #3487, b. 3 April 1842, d. circa 25 February 1913
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1870; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Alanson Wells
    Name: Alanson Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1843
    Age in 1870: 27
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Seward
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alanson Wells 27
    Louisa Wells 22
    Willie L Wells 2
    John R Wells 33 (cousin?) b: NY; Household Member=Martha Louise Hitchcock, Household Member=Willie Luther Wells, Household Member=John Roberts Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Alonson Wells
    Name: Alonson Wells
    Home in 1880: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 38
    Estimated birth year: abt 1842
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Loisa
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Alonson Wells 38
    Loisa Wells 35
    Willie Wells 12 (Willie Luther)
    Luther Wells 6 (must be Howard)
    Nettie Wells 2M b: April; Household Member=Willie Luther Wells, Household Member=Nettie Wells, Household Member=Martha Louise Hitchcock
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Alanson Wells
    Name: Alanson Wells
    Home in 1900: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 58
    Birth Date: Apr 1842
    Birthplace: New York
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: Vermont
    Mother's Birthplace: Vermont
    Spouse's name: Louisa
    Marriage Year: 1863
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 37
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alanson Wells 58
    Louisa Wells 53
    Howard Wells 24
    Nettie Wells 20
    Warren Wells 17
    Maude Wells 12
    Ross Wells 9
    Otis Wells 5

    ; Household Member=Willie Luther Wells, Household Member=Howard Hudson Wells, Household Member=Nettie Wells, Household Member=Warren Orson Wells, Household Member=Arvilla Maud Wells, Household Member=Ross C Wells, Household Member=Otis Gilbert Wells, Household Member=Martha Louise Hitchcock
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1910; Pecatonica, Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1910 United States Federal Census
    about Alanson L Wells
    Name: Alanson L Wells
    Age in 1910: 68
    Estimated birth year: abt 1842
    Birthplace: New York
    Relation to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birth Place: New York
    Mother's Birth Place: New York
    Spouse's name: Martha L
    Home in 1910: Pecatonica, Winnebago, Illinois
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Alanson L Wells 68
    Martha L Wells 62
    Ross C Wells 20
    Otis G Wells 15

    ; Household Member=Martha Louise Hitchcock, Household Member=Ross C Wells, Household Member=Otis Gilbert Wells

Family: Martha Louise Hitchcock b. 14 Dec 1847, d. 11 May 1923

Citations

  1. Unknown author, FINDAGRAVE.COM, Record Type: CEMETERY.
  2. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Charles Edwin Wells1,2

M, #3488, b. 6 August 1844, d. 20 March 1909
  • Reference: W001 ID061
  • (Household Member) Census: 1850; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1850 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age: 69
    Estimated birth year: abt 1781
    Birth Place: Massachusetts
    Gender: Male
    Home in 1850 (City,County,State): Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Family Number: 48
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chester Wells 69
    Elisa Wells 50
    Charles E Wells 6
    Reuben L Wells 22
    Ruel S Wetli 18
    Henry R Wells 17
    Lyman G Wells 14
    Beryarnin E Wells 12
    Cyrus Wills 10
    Lanson Wills 8; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Household Member) Census: 1860; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1860 United States Federal Census
    about Chester Wells
    Name: Chester Wells
    Age in 1860: 79
    Birth Year: abt 1781
    Birthplace: Massachusetts
    Home in 1860: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Rockford
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Martha Newton 5
    Edwin Wells 15
    Chester Wells 79
    Winthrop Newton 41
    Matilda Newton 37
    Louisa Newton 16; Head of Household=Chester M Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1870; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1870 United States Federal Census
    about Chas E Wells
    Name: Chas E Wells
    Birth Year: abt 1845
    Age in 1870: 25
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Home in 1870: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Value of real estate: View image
    Post Office: Seward
    Household Members: Name Age
    Chas E Wells 25
    Mary E Wells 23
    Lilien J Wells 2
    Rhoda A Wells 1

    ; Household Member=Mary Elizabeth Brannan, Household Member=Lillian Irene Wells, Household Member=Rhoda Annette Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1880; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Charles E. Wells
    Name: Charles E. Wells
    Home in 1880: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 36
    Estimated birth year: abt 1844
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mary E.
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Charles E. Wells 36
    Mary E. Wells 32
    Lillian Wells 12
    Rhoda A. Wells 10
    Clarence J. Wells 7
    Charles A. Wells 2

    ; Household Member=Mary Elizabeth Brannan, Household Member=Lillian Irene Wells, Household Member=Rhoda Annette Wells, Household Member=Clarence Ivan Wells, Household Member=Charles Alvin Wells
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1900; Madison, Filmore Co., Nebraska, USA;
    1900 United States Federal Census
    about Charles E Wells
    Name: Charles E Wells
    Home in 1900: Madison, Fillmore, Nebraska
    Age: 55
    Birth Date: Aug 1844
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relationship to Head of House: Head
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New York
    Spouse's name: Mary E
    Marriage Year: 1867
    Marital Status: Married
    Years Married: 33
    Occupation: View on Image
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Charles E Wells 55
    Mary E Wells 53
    Winslow Wells 12

    ; Household Member=Winslow C Wells, Household Member=Mary Elizabeth Brannan
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1900; Seward Twp., Winnebago Co., Illinois, USA;
    1880 United States Federal Census
    about Charles E. Wells
    Name: Charles E. Wells
    Home in 1880: Seward, Winnebago, Illinois
    Age: 36
    Estimated birth year: abt 1844
    Birthplace: Illinois
    Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
    Spouse's name: Mary E.
    Father's birthplace: New York
    Mother's birthplace: New York
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Farmer
    Marital Status: Married
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
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    Charles E. Wells 36
    Mary E. Wells 32
    Lillian Wells 12
    Rhoda A. Wells 10
    Clarence J. Wells 7
    Charles A. Wells 2

    ; Household Member=Lillian Irene Wells, Household Member=Clarence Ivan Wells, Household Member=Charles Alvin Wells, Household Member=Rhoda Annette Wells, Household Member=Mary Elizabeth Brannan

Family: Mary Elizabeth Brannan b. 17 Jan 1847, d. 18 May 1914

Citations

  1. Clayton Harding Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID061_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 02:58:54.,_ID061 _Researcher.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, Illinois State Marriage Index /_W999/ as submitted in GEDCOM file I:TMGWGEDCOMSILMARR.GED and imported on 12/19/2011 at 02:16:02.