Franklin Wells1,2

M, #36960, b. between 1790 and 1800, d. after 1830
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1830; Grafton, Lorain Co., Ohio, USA; 1830 OH Lorain Grafton
    males
    1 - < 5 years
    1 - 10-15 years
    2 - 30-40 years
    females
    1 - 20-30 years
    1 - 70-80 years1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1830 OH Lorain Grafton - Harlow Wells
    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William Wells1,2

M, #36961, b. circa 1845
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Angeline Burge b. c 1845

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    about Angeline Burge
    Name: Angeline Burge
    Spouse: William Wells
    Marriage Date: 21 Jun 1866
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

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

Angeline Burge1,2

F, #36962, b. circa 1845
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: 21 June 1866; Mrs. Wells (Burge)

Family: William Wells b. c 1845

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    about Angeline Burge
    Name: Angeline Burge
    Spouse: William Wells
    Marriage Date: 21 Jun 1866
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

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

John Wells1,2

M, #36963, b. 1812
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Head of Household) Census: 19 October 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Claiborne ED5 family 610
    Wells, John, age 28, planter, b: LA
    Wells, Mary, age 36, b: MS
    Wells, Pearson, age 14, b: LA
    Wells, John, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, William, age 4, b: MS
    Wells, Infant, age 2, b: MS
    Bridger, Mary, age 16, b: MS
    Bridger, Sinai, age 12, b: MS
    Bridger, Catherine, age 10, b: MS
    Bridger, John, age 8, b: MS
    Sauls, Henry, age 44, overseeer, b: NC
    (Bridger children must be Mary's by previous marriage); Household Member=Pearson Wells, Household Member=Colastee Donnette, Household Member=John Wells, Household Member=William Wells, Household Member=Mary _____4

Family: Colastee Donnette b. 1815

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Colastee Donnette
    Spouse: John Wells
    Marriage Date: 25 Feb 1836
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1850 LA Livingston, family 379 - Colasty Zucker unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  4. 1850 MS Claiborne ED5 family 610 - John Wells unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.

Colastee Donnette1,2

F, #36964, b. 1815
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Name Variation: Colasty Donnette3
  • Married Name: 25 February 1836; Mrs. Wells (Donnette)
  • (Household Member) Census: 19 October 1850; Claiborne Co., Mississippi, USA;
    1850 MS Claiborne ED5 family 610
    Wells, John, age 28, planter, b: LA
    Wells, Mary, age 36, b: MS
    Wells, Pearson, age 14, b: LA
    Wells, John, age 12, b: MS
    Wells, William, age 4, b: MS
    Wells, Infant, age 2, b: MS
    Bridger, Mary, age 16, b: MS
    Bridger, Sinai, age 12, b: MS
    Bridger, Catherine, age 10, b: MS
    Bridger, John, age 8, b: MS
    Sauls, Henry, age 44, overseeer, b: NC
    (Bridger children must be Mary's by previous marriage); Head of Household=John Wells4
  • Married Name: after 1851; Mrs. Zucker (Donnette)

Family: John Wells b. 1812

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Colastee Donnette
    Spouse: John Wells
    Marriage Date: 25 Feb 1836
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1850 LA Livingston, family 379 - Colasty Zucker unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  4. 1850 MS Claiborne ED5 family 610 - John Wells unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.

Harvey G Wells1,2

M, #36965, b. circa 1830
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Sylvia Hurst b. c 1830

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Sylvia Hurst
    Spouse: Harvey G. Wells
    Marriage Date: 11 Mar 1851
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Marriage Record Daughter's of American Revolution Application, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Sylvia Hurst
    Spouse: Harvey G. Wells
    Marriage Date: 11 Mar 1851
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    Birth Registration.

Sylvia Hurst1,2

F, #36966, b. circa 1830
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: 11 March 1851; Mrs. Wells (Hurst)

Family: Harvey G Wells b. c 1830

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Sylvia Hurst
    Spouse: Harvey G. Wells
    Marriage Date: 11 Mar 1851
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Marriage Record Daughter's of American Revolution Application, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Sylvia Hurst
    Spouse: Harvey G. Wells
    Marriage Date: 11 Mar 1851
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    Birth Registration.

Eliza Delinda Snider1,2

F, #36967, b. 1830, d. before 1 June 1880
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Name Variation: Eliza Delinda Schneider7,2
  • Married Name: 9 May 1844; Mrs. Wells (Snider)
  • (Household Member) Census: 30 July 1850; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1850 LA Orleans New Orleans, M2, Ward 4, family 45
    Wells, Henry, age 29, laborer, b: "Boston"
    Wells, Delinda, age 20, b: MS
    Wells, Emmitt, age 6, b: LA; Head of Household=Henry Russell Wells3,2
  • Married Name: 24 May 1860; Mrs. Jacques (Snider)
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 27 June 1870; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1870 LA St Tammany, family 15
    Schneider, H B, age 60, b: SC
    Schneider, F H, age 25, b: LA
    Jaques, D E, age 38, b: LA (Eliza Delinda Snider)
    Schneider, H. T, age 21, b: LA
    Jaques, Sarah, age 8, b: LA
    Jaques, R R, age 13, b: LA (? Rufus Wells?)
    Jaques, Catherine, age 1, b: LA
    Schneider, Annie, age 16, b: LA
    Albert, Charles, age 10, b: MS; Household Member=Rufus Wells7,2

Family: Henry Russell Wells b. 1821, d. 18 May 1917

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Eliza D. Snider
    Spouse: Henry Wells
    Marriage Date: 9 May 1844
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 LA Orleans New Orleans, M2, Ward 4, family 45
    Wells, Henry, age 29, laborer, b: Boston, MA
    Wells, Delinda, age 20, b: MS
    Wells, Emmitt, age 6, b: LA.
  4. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: John Henry Jacques
    Spouse: Mrs. Eliza Delinda Wells
    Marriage Date: 24 May 1860
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    .
  5. Marriage Record Daughter's of American Revolution Application, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: John Henry Jacques
    Spouse: Mrs. Eliza Delinda Wells
    Marriage Date: 24 May 1860
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

    Birth Registration.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA St Tammany Lower Pearl River, eD177, family 11 - Susan Snider.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1870 LA St Tammany, family 15 H B Schnider.
  8. United States Federal Census, 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider.

Thomas Wells1,2

M, #36968, b. circa 1810
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Mary Anderson Thompson b. 1813

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Mary Thompson
    Spouse: Thomas Wells
    Marriage Date: 27 Dec 1831
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

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

Mary Anderson Thompson1,2

F, #36969, b. 1813
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Note: possible connection to Hezekiah Thompson and possible parents of Hansel Pinkney Wells b: 1835

    note: brother Hezekiah Morton Thompson b: 22 oct 1797 in Prince Edward Co., VA
  • Married Name: 27 December 1831; Mrs. Wells (Thompson)

Family: Thomas Wells b. c 1810

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages, 1718-1925
    Name: Mary Thompson
    Spouse: Thomas Wells
    Marriage Date: 27 Dec 1831
    Marriage Place: St. Tammany

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

John Wells1,2

M, #36970, b. circa 1775, d. before February 1847
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Deceased) Will*: 31 January 1845; of, Nash Co., North Carolina, USA; Will states "31st day of 1845" to mean January 31, 1845.

    John Wells Will-1847
    Posted by: Marta Patterson Date: December 23, 2000 at 07:24:48
    of 646


    In the name of God, Amen. I JOHN WELLS of the County of Nash and State of North Carolina being in good health and mind and memory blessed be to God for his kind mercy make and ordain this to be my last will and testament in this manner and form as following.

    First revoking all wills heretofore made by me, and for my executor here after named and for what estate it hath pleased God to bless me with I give as followeth viz:

    Item: All the property that I have heretofore given to my son ELIJAH WELLS and have put in his possession including moneys I gave to him and his heirs forever, I therefore, I give him no more.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter MATILDA B. JOINER, four hundred dollars, besides what I have heretofore given to her and to her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter SALLEY POULEN, one negro boy by the name of JACOB and all the property I have heretofore put in her possesion to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter POLLY YOUNG, the lands and plantation whereon she now lives and the M ?
    land lying in Nash and Edgecombe County, say 144 acres to be the same, more or less to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter TEMPERANCE BRASWELL, four hundred dollars to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto six of my grandchildred by the names of MATILDA LEE, WILLIAM LEE, BERRY LEE, EMLY LEE, POLLEY LEE and JERIMIAH LEE, as follows, JERIMIAH is to have at his age of twenty one years old, two tracts or parcels of land lying in the County of Nash and Edgecombe. None by the name of the MARY and DAUGHTRY, this tract has 52 acres and the other 100 whereof JOE LEE, has to be the same more or less and the other named 5 children above, I give and bequeath, two hundred and fifty dollars, provided they shall be any of them to die before getting in possession of the land and money, its part its part is to be equally divided among the surviving parties to them forever.

    Item: I lend the two tracts of land above given to JEREMIAH LEE, from this time to his father, JOSEPH LEE, by his paying the taxes yearly until JEREMIAH LEE arrives to the age of twenty one, provided the said JOSEPH shall live to the age and provided that JERRY dies before one and twenty and his father lives till that time, he is to have the use of the said 152 acres upto that time and no longer.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my grandaughter above named MATILDA LEE, one feather bed stead and furniture and flax wheel that is now in the care of her father, JOSEPH LEE, to her forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto one of my grandsons WILLIE S. WELLS, three tracts or parcels of land, all in Nash County, say 182 1/4 acres be the same more or less 100 of it known as the CROWELL tracts and 8 acres is called the JOINER land on the county line and the 74 1/4 acres joining ANDREW J. WILLIAMS, part of the home tracts surrounded by E.L.CULL and one negro gall by the name of MILBERRY, one gray mare bridle and saddle and 1 shot gun to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto D. WELLS, one tract of land in the grant called the E. FLOOD land bought from his heirs, say 133 1/2 acres be the same more or less, in Nash County to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son JOEL WELLS, one negro boy TONEY and what I have theretofore given unto him to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son HANSEAL WELLS, one negro man by the name of CANE and all the rest of the property that I have heretofore given to him, to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto my beloved son JOHN WELLS, the balance of the house tract after taking out WILLIE S. WELLS 74 1/4 acres as above named and all the residue of my lands that is not theretofore named, including my houses whereon I live, about three hundred ninety four acres and 1/4 be the same more or less bounded by the grants and deeds. One negro woman and child ISAAC, the woman named is MILB?, one still and one feather bedstead and furniture and all the residue of the property, that I have put in his possesion and given of to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I leave for all the balances of my negroes not name in my will, stock or money and all the residue of the perishable estate not given away that may be found on hand to be sold on a credit of six months and my just debts first paid and the will legacies paid out as name and the surplus part that may be on hand, if any be equally divided between 5 of my children to wit: SALLY POULEN, POLEY YOUNG, HANSEL WELLS, JOEL WELLS and JOHN WELLS, the sale is to be made by my executor, hereafter named.

    Item: I do hereby nominate and appoint my beloved son JOEL WELLS, executor to this my last will and testament, given under my hand and seal this the 31st day of 1845. Signed in the presence of us, JOSIAH VICK, DREWRY JOINER

    State of North Carolina, court of pleas and quarter session, Feb term 1847.

    The foregoing paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of JOHN WELLS, deceased is offered for probate and duly proven in open court on oath by DREWRY JOINER, one of the subscribing witnesses thereto and is ordered to be recored. And is recorded. Attest F.M.TAYLOR C.C.C.

    Item #463, pages 489, 499
    Nash County, North Carolina
    Record of Wills, Book 1
    1776-1872, LDS #04194191,2
  • (Deceased) Will Prov*: February 1847; Nash Co., North Carolina, USA1,2

Family:

Citations

  1. "Early Families of Gouldsboro ,Maine" by Muriel Sampson Johnson ,PictonPress ,Camden ,Maine ,1990, John Wells Will-1847
    Posted by: Marta Patterson Date: December 23, 2000 at 07:24:48
    of 646


    In the name of God, Amen. I JOHN WELLS of the County of Nash and State of North Carolina being in good health and mind and memory blessed be to God for his kind mercy make and ordain this to be my last will and testament in this manner and form as following.

    First revoking all wills heretofore made by me, and for my executor here after named and for what estate it hath pleased God to bless me with I give as followeth viz:

    Item: All the property that I have heretofore given to my son ELIJAH WELLS and have put in his possession including moneys I gave to him and his heirs forever, I therefore, I give him no more.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter MATILDA B. JOINER, four hundred dollars, besides what I have heretofore given to her and to her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter SALLEY POULEN, one negro boy by the name of JACOB and all the property I have heretofore put in her possesion to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter POLLY YOUNG, the lands and plantation whereon she now lives and the M ?
    land lying in Nash and Edgecombe County, say 144 acres to be the same, more or less to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter TEMPERANCE BRASWELL, four hundred dollars to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto six of my grandchildred by the names of MATILDA LEE, WILLIAM LEE, BERRY LEE, EMLY LEE, POLLEY LEE and JERIMIAH LEE, as follows, JERIMIAH is to have at his age of twenty one years old, two tracts or parcels of land lying in the County of Nash and Edgecombe. None by the name of the MARY and DAUGHTRY, this tract has 52 acres and the other 100 whereof JOE LEE, has to be the same more or less and the other named 5 children above, I give and bequeath, two hundred and fifty dollars, provided they shall be any of them to die before getting in possession of the land and money, its part its part is to be equally divided among the surviving parties to them forever.

    Item: I lend the two tracts of land above given to JEREMIAH LEE, from this time to his father, JOSEPH LEE, by his paying the taxes yearly until JEREMIAH LEE arrives to the age of twenty one, provided the said JOSEPH shall live to the age and provided that JERRY dies before one and twenty and his father lives till that time, he is to have the use of the said 152 acres upto that time and no longer.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my grandaughter above named MATILDA LEE, one feather bed stead and furniture and flax wheel that is now in the care of her father, JOSEPH LEE, to her forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto one of my grandsons WILLIE S. WELLS, three tracts or parcels of land, all in Nash County, say 182 1/4 acres be the same more or less 100 of it known as the CROWELL tracts and 8 acres is called the JOINER land on the county line and the 74 1/4 acres joining ANDREW J. WILLIAMS, part of the home tracts surrounded by E.L.CULL and one negro gall by the name of MILBERRY, one gray mare bridle and saddle and 1 shot gun to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto D. WELLS, one tract of land in the grant called the E. FLOOD land bought from his heirs, say 133 1/2 acres be the same more or less, in Nash County to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son JOEL WELLS, one negro boy TONEY and what I have theretofore given unto him to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son HANSEAL WELLS, one negro man by the name of CANE and all the rest of the property that I have heretofore given to him, to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto my beloved son JOHN WELLS, the balance of the house tract after taking out WILLIE S. WELLS 74 1/4 acres as above named and all the residue of my lands that is not theretofore named, including my houses whereon I live, about three hundred ninety four acres and 1/4 be the same more or less bounded by the grants and deeds. One negro woman and child ISAAC, the woman named is MILB?, one still and one feather bedstead and furniture and all the residue of the property, that I have put in his possesion and given of to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I leave for all the balances of my negroes not name in my will, stock or money and all the residue of the perishable estate not given away that may be found on hand to be sold on a credit of six months and my just debts first paid and the will legacies paid out as name and the surplus part that may be on hand, if any be equally divided between 5 of my children to wit: SALLY POULEN, POLEY YOUNG, HANSEL WELLS, JOEL WELLS and JOHN WELLS, the sale is to be made by my executor, hereafter named.

    Item: I do hereby nominate and appoint my beloved son JOEL WELLS, executor to this my last will and testament, given under my hand and seal this the 31st day of 1845. Signed in the presence of us, JOSIAH VICK, DREWRY JOINER

    State of North Carolina, court of pleas and quarter session, Feb term 1847.

    The foregoing paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of JOHN WELLS, deceased is offered for probate and duly proven in open court on oath by DREWRY JOINER, one of the subscribing witnesses thereto and is ordered to be recored. And is recorded. Attest F.M.TAYLOR C.C.C.

    Item #463, pages 489, 499
    Nash County, North Carolina
    Record of Wills, Book 1
    1776-1872, LDS #0419419
    .
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. Unknown author, "Early Families of Gouldsboro ,Maine" by Muriel Sampson Johnson ,PictonPress ,Camden ,Maine ,1990, John Wells Will-1847
    Posted by: Marta Patterson Date: December 23, 2000 at 07:24:48
    of 646


    In the name of God, Amen. I JOHN WELLS of the County of Nash and State of North Carolina being in good health and mind and memory blessed be to God for his kind mercy make and ordain this to be my last will and testament in this manner and form as following.

    First revoking all wills heretofore made by me, and for my executor here after named and for what estate it hath pleased God to bless me with I give as followeth viz:

    Item: All the property that I have heretofore given to my son ELIJAH WELLS and have put in his possession including moneys I gave to him and his heirs forever, I therefore, I give him no more.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter MATILDA B. JOINER, four hundred dollars, besides what I have heretofore given to her and to her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter SALLEY POULEN, one negro boy by the name of JACOB and all the property I have heretofore put in her possesion to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my beloved daughter POLLY YOUNG, the lands and plantation whereon she now lives and the M ?
    land lying in Nash and Edgecombe County, say 144 acres to be the same, more or less to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my daughter TEMPERANCE BRASWELL, four hundred dollars to her and her heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto six of my grandchildred by the names of MATILDA LEE, WILLIAM LEE, BERRY LEE, EMLY LEE, POLLEY LEE and JERIMIAH LEE, as follows, JERIMIAH is to have at his age of twenty one years old, two tracts or parcels of land lying in the County of Nash and Edgecombe. None by the name of the MARY and DAUGHTRY, this tract has 52 acres and the other 100 whereof JOE LEE, has to be the same more or less and the other named 5 children above, I give and bequeath, two hundred and fifty dollars, provided they shall be any of them to die before getting in possession of the land and money, its part its part is to be equally divided among the surviving parties to them forever.

    Item: I lend the two tracts of land above given to JEREMIAH LEE, from this time to his father, JOSEPH LEE, by his paying the taxes yearly until JEREMIAH LEE arrives to the age of twenty one, provided the said JOSEPH shall live to the age and provided that JERRY dies before one and twenty and his father lives till that time, he is to have the use of the said 152 acres upto that time and no longer.

    Item: I give and bequeath to my grandaughter above named MATILDA LEE, one feather bed stead and furniture and flax wheel that is now in the care of her father, JOSEPH LEE, to her forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto one of my grandsons WILLIE S. WELLS, three tracts or parcels of land, all in Nash County, say 182 1/4 acres be the same more or less 100 of it known as the CROWELL tracts and 8 acres is called the JOINER land on the county line and the 74 1/4 acres joining ANDREW J. WILLIAMS, part of the home tracts surrounded by E.L.CULL and one negro gall by the name of MILBERRY, one gray mare bridle and saddle and 1 shot gun to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto D. WELLS, one tract of land in the grant called the E. FLOOD land bought from his heirs, say 133 1/2 acres be the same more or less, in Nash County to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son JOEL WELLS, one negro boy TONEY and what I have theretofore given unto him to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give and bequeath unto my beloved son HANSEAL WELLS, one negro man by the name of CANE and all the rest of the property that I have heretofore given to him, to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I give unto my beloved son JOHN WELLS, the balance of the house tract after taking out WILLIE S. WELLS 74 1/4 acres as above named and all the residue of my lands that is not theretofore named, including my houses whereon I live, about three hundred ninety four acres and 1/4 be the same more or less bounded by the grants and deeds. One negro woman and child ISAAC, the woman named is MILB?, one still and one feather bedstead and furniture and all the residue of the property, that I have put in his possesion and given of to him and his heirs forever.

    Item: I leave for all the balances of my negroes not name in my will, stock or money and all the residue of the perishable estate not given away that may be found on hand to be sold on a credit of six months and my just debts first paid and the will legacies paid out as name and the surplus part that may be on hand, if any be equally divided between 5 of my children to wit: SALLY POULEN, POLEY YOUNG, HANSEL WELLS, JOEL WELLS and JOHN WELLS, the sale is to be made by my executor, hereafter named.

    Item: I do hereby nominate and appoint my beloved son JOEL WELLS, executor to this my last will and testament, given under my hand and seal this the 31st day of 1845. Signed in the presence of us, JOSIAH VICK, DREWRY JOINER

    State of North Carolina, court of pleas and quarter session, Feb term 1847.

    The foregoing paper writing purporting to be the last will and testament of JOHN WELLS, deceased is offered for probate and duly proven in open court on oath by DREWRY JOINER, one of the subscribing witnesses thereto and is ordered to be recored. And is recorded. Attest F.M.TAYLOR C.C.C.

    Item #463, pages 489, 499
    Nash County, North Carolina
    Record of Wills, Book 1
    1776-1872, LDS #0419419.

William Wells1

M, #36971, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Zeolide Antionette _____ b. c 1820

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, Birth Registration, New Orleans, Louisiana Birth Records Index, 1790-1899
    Given: Marie Olympe
    Surname: Wells
    Father: William
    Mother: Zeolide Antoinette
    Sex: F
    Color: W
    Birth Date: 17 Dec 1849
    Volume: 11
    Page: 92.

Zeolide Antionette _____1

F, #36972, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: before 1849; Mrs. Wells (_____)

Family: William Wells b. c 1820

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, Birth Registration, New Orleans, Louisiana Birth Records Index, 1790-1899
    Given: Marie Olympe
    Surname: Wells
    Father: William
    Mother: Zeolide Antoinette
    Sex: F
    Color: W
    Birth Date: 17 Dec 1849
    Volume: 11
    Page: 92.

Marie Olympe Wells1,2

F, #36973, b. 17 December 1849
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Birth*: 17 December 1849; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA; New Orleans, Louisiana Birth Records Index, 1790-1899
    Given: Marie Olympe
    Surname: Wells
    Father: William
    Mother: Zeolide Antoinette
    Sex: F
    Color: W
    Birth Date: 17 Dec 1849
    Volume: 11
    Page: 921,2

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Birth Registration, New Orleans, Louisiana Birth Records Index, 1790-1899
    Given: Marie Olympe
    Surname: Wells
    Father: William
    Mother: Zeolide Antoinette
    Sex: F
    Color: W
    Birth Date: 17 Dec 1849
    Volume: 11
    Page: 92.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

William Edmund Wells1,2

M, #36974, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Milford A Adams b. c 1820

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Adams, Milford A.
    Spouse 2: Wells, William Edmund
    Marriage Date: 24 Nov 1842
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    Avoyelles Parish

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

Milford A Adams1,2

F, #36975, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: 24 November 1842; Mrs. Wells (Adams)
  • Married Name: 19 March 1849; Mrs. Voorhies (Adams)

Family: William Edmund Wells b. c 1820

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Adams, Milford A.
    Spouse 2: Wells, William Edmund
    Marriage Date: 24 Nov 1842
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    Avoyelles Parish

    .
  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, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Voorhies, Gradingo P.
    Spouse 2: Wells, Mitford Adams
    Marriage Date: 19 Mar 1849
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    Avoyelles Parish

    .

John Wells1,2

M, #36976, b. 2 April 1813, d. 1862
  • Reference: W023 ID586
  • Taxation: 1830; Union Twp., Lawrence Co., Arkansas, USA; Arkansas, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1819-1870 about John Wells
    Name:     John Wells
    State:     AR
    County:     Lawrence County
    Township:     Union Township
    Year:     1830
    Record Type:     Tax List
    Page:     002
    Database:     AR 1830-1839 Tax Lists Index
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1840; Union Twp., Lawrence Co., Arkansas, USA; 1840 United States Federal Census about John Wells
    Name:     John Wells
    Home in 1840 (City, County, State):     Union, Lawrence, Arkansas
    Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29:     1
    Free White Persons - Females - Under 5:     1
    Persons Employed in Agriculture:     1
    Schools - Primary and Common Schools:     1
    Schools - No. of Scholars (Pri/Comm):     35
    Free White Persons - Under 20:     1
    Free White Persons - 20 thru 49:     1
    Total Free White Persons:     2
    Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:     2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 1850; Union, Lawrence Co., Arkansas, USA; 1850 United States Federal Census about John Wells
    Name:     John Wells
    Age:     35
    Birth Year:     abt 1815
    Birthplace:     Arkansas
    Home in 1850:     Union, Lawrence, Arkansas
    Gender:     Male
    Family Number:     729
    Household Members:     
    Name     Age
    John Wells     35
    Eliza A Wells     22
    Elizabeth Wells     14
    Roda Wells     11
    Mary Wells     13
    Clary Wells     2

Family 1:

Family 2: Elizabeth Ann Grayson b. c 1820, d. 1886

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Grayson, Eliza Ann
    Spouse 2: Wells, John
    Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1844
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    Caldwell Parish

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

Elizabeth Ann Grayson

F, #36977, b. circa 1820, d. 1886
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Nickname: Lisa Grayson
  • Name Variation: Eliza Ann Grayson1,2
  • Married Name: 25 December 1844; Mrs. Wells (Grayson)

Family: John Wells b. 2 Apr 1813, d. 1862

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Grayson, Eliza Ann
    Spouse 2: Wells, John
    Marriage Date: 25 Dec 1844
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    Caldwell Parish

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

William Ennemond Meuillon Wells

M, #36978, b. circa 1810
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Name Variation: William E M Wells1,2

Family: M Thomas b. c 1810

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Thomas, M.
    Spouse 2: Wells, William E. M.
    Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1834
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    East Feliciana Parish

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

M Thomas1,2

F, #36979, b. circa 1810
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: 19 October 1834; Mrs. Wells (Thomas)

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Thomas, M.
    Spouse 2: Wells, William E. M.
    Marriage Date: 19 Oct 1834
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    East Feliciana Parish

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

Samuel W Wells1,2

M, #36980, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922

Family: Martha A Whitten b. c 1820

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Wells, Samuel W.
    Spouse 2: Whitten, Martha A.
    Marriage Date: 14 Apr 1840
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    West Feliciana Parish

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

Martha A Whitten1,2

F, #36981, b. circa 1820
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: 14 April 1840; Mrs. Wells (Whitten)

Family: Samuel W Wells b. c 1820

Citations

  1. Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Vital Records: Birth, Baptism, Christening, Marriage, Divorce, Death and Burial, Marriage Certificate, Louisiana Marriages to 1850
    Spouse 1: Wells, Samuel W.
    Spouse 2: Whitten, Martha A.
    Marriage Date: 14 Apr 1840
    Marriage Location: Louisiana
    West Feliciana Parish

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

Emmett Wells1,2

M, #36982, b. before July 1844
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 30 July 1850; New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1850 LA Orleans New Orleans, M2, Ward 4, family 45
    Wells, Henry, age 29, laborer, b: "Boston"
    Wells, Delinda, age 20, b: MS
    Wells, Emmitt, age 6, b: LA; Head of Household=Henry Russell Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 5 June 1860; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1860 LA St Tammany, family 49,
    Snider, W, age 59, house carpenter, b: Moreland? [Ireland?]
    Snider, S, age 50, b: GA
    Snider, E, age 29, farm hand, b: LA
    Snider, WK?, age 25, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Charles, age 23, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Joseph, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, John, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, E[mmett], age 15, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, Herbert, age 13, b: LA
    Wells, Rufus, age 4, b: LA
    Jaques, J, age 31, b: LA

    (I don't know where Eliza Delinda is ... she was married to Jacques on 24 May
    1860, so maybe she is visiting somewhere); Head of Household=John Henry Jacques3

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 LA Orleans New Orleans, M2, Ward 4, family 45
    Wells, Henry, age 29, laborer, b: Boston, MA
    Wells, Delinda, age 20, b: MS
    Wells, Emmitt, age 6, b: LA.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.

Herbert Wells1,2

M, #36983, b. 1847
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 5 June 1860; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1860 LA St Tammany, family 49,
    Snider, W, age 59, house carpenter, b: Moreland? [Ireland?]
    Snider, S, age 50, b: GA
    Snider, E, age 29, farm hand, b: LA
    Snider, WK?, age 25, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Charles, age 23, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Joseph, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, John, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, E[mmett], age 15, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, Herbert, age 13, b: LA
    Wells, Rufus, age 4, b: LA
    Jaques, J, age 31, b: LA

    (I don't know where Eliza Delinda is ... she was married to Jacques on 24 May
    1860, so maybe she is visiting somewhere); Head of Household=John Henry Jacques3

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.

Rufus Wells1,2

M, #36984, b. 1856, d. 21 December 1931
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • Name Variation: Rufus R Jacques4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 5 June 1860; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1860 LA St Tammany, family 49,
    Snider, W, age 59, house carpenter, b: Moreland? [Ireland?]
    Snider, S, age 50, b: GA
    Snider, E, age 29, farm hand, b: LA
    Snider, WK?, age 25, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Charles, age 23, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, Joseph, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Snider, John, age 21, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, E[mmett], age 15, b: LA, farmhand
    Wells, Herbert, age 13, b: LA
    Wells, Rufus, age 4, b: LA
    Jaques, J, age 31, b: LA

    (I don't know where Eliza Delinda is ... she was married to Jacques on 24 May
    1860, so maybe she is visiting somewhere); Head of Household=John Henry Jacques5
  • (Household Member) Census: 27 June 1870; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1870 LA St Tammany, family 15
    Schneider, H B, age 60, b: SC
    Schneider, F H, age 25, b: LA
    Jaques, D E, age 38, b: LA (Eliza Delinda Snider)
    Schneider, H. T, age 21, b: LA
    Jaques, Sarah, age 8, b: LA
    Jaques, R R, age 13, b: LA (? Rufus Wells?)
    Jaques, Catherine, age 1, b: LA
    Schneider, Annie, age 16, b: LA
    Albert, Charles, age 10, b: MS; Head of Household=Eliza Delinda Snider4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1 June 1880; Lower Pearl River, St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1880 LA St Tammany Lower Pearl River, eD177, family 11
    Snider, Susan, age 70, b: GA
    Snider, John, age 32, laborer, b: LA
    Jaques, Rufus, age 23, grandson, b: LA
    Jaques, Sarah, age 18, granddaughter, b: LA
    Jaques, Catherine, age 10, granddaughter, b: LA3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 8 June 1900; Slidell, St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1900 LA St Tammany Slidell ED85, family 169
    Jacques, Rufus, head, b: Jan 1855, married 11 years, b: LA (father b: IL, mother b: LA), house painter
    Jacques, Sarah M, wife, b: Mar 1864, age 36, married 11 years, had 8 children, 4 living, b: LA
    Jacques, Harry, son, b: Aug 1888, age 11, b: LA, brick yard laborer
    Jacques, Helen, dau, b: Aug 1890, b: LA
    Jacques, Othelia, dau, b: Sep 1897, b: LA
    Kirsch, Thomas, step-son, b: Feb 1885, age 15, b: LA (father b: France, mother b: LA), brick yard laborer6,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 29 April 1910; St Tammany Parish, Louisiana, USA;
    1910 LA St Tammany Police Jury Ward 8, ED102, family 220
    Jaques, Rufus, head, age 53, widowed, married 22 years, b: LA (father b: IL, mother b: LA)
    Jaques, Harry, son, age 21, single, b: LA
    Jaques, Barbara O, dau, age 12, b: LA
    Jaques, Robert Lee, son, age 5, b: LA
    Jaques, Nellie A, dau, age 3, b: LA2

Family: Sarah M _____ b. c 1860, d. bt 1900 - 1910

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA St Tammany Lower Pearl River, eD177, family 11 - Susan Snider.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1870 LA St Tammany, family 15 H B Schnider.
  5. 1860 LA St Tammany, family 49, W Snider unknown record type, Felix Avenue, Fort Worth, Tarrant Co., Texas, USA.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1900 LA St Tammany Slidell ED85, family 169 - Rufus Jacques.

Sarah M _____1,2

F, #36985, b. circa 1860, d. between 1900 and 1910
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: circa 1885; Mrs. Wells (_____)
  • Married Name: before 1900; Mrs. Kirsch (_____)

Family: Rufus Wells b. 1856, d. 21 Dec 1931

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA St Tammany Lower Pearl River, eD177, family 11 - Susan Snider.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1900 LA St Tammany Slidell ED85, family 169 - Rufus Jacques.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1910 LA St Tammany - Rufus Jacques (widower).

Silas Edwin Wells1,2,3

M, #36986, b. April 1881
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • Milt-Event*: 12 September 1918; Routia?, Goliad Co., Texas, USA; World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    about Silas Edwin Wells
    Name: Silas Edwin Wells
    City: Routia?
    County: Goliad
    State: Texas
    Birth Date: 1 Apr 1881
    Race: White
    Roll: 1953399
    DraftBoard: 0
    occ: Clerk Riverdale Mer. Co
    wife: Minnie Lee Wells
    desc: medium height/build, gray eyes, light brown hair2,3
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1920; Riverside, Goliad Co., Texas, USA; Household Member=Minnie Leigh Cassell, Household Member=Robert Wells, Household Member=Eileen Wells6,3
  • Note: 29 May 1951; Goliad Co., Texas, USA; Texas Death Index, 1903-2000 ( not sure correct person)
    Name: Silas E. Wells
    Death Date: 29 May 1951
    Death County: Goliad
    Certificate: 24265

Family: Minnie Leigh Cassell b. 1889

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Goliad JPct 4, ED51, family 211 - Charles Wells.
  2. Military Record, Military Records, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Silas Edwin Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Goliad
    State: Texas
    Birth Date: 1 Apr 1881
    Race: White
    Roll: 1953399
    DraftBoard: 0

    .
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Benson Gary Wells, as submitted in GEDCOM file C:TMGWGEDCOMSID176_~1.GED and imported on 07/28/2008 at 11:19:07.,_ID176 _Researcher.
  5. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Silas Edwin Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Goliad
    State: Texas
    Birth Date: 1 Apr 1881
    Race: White
    Roll: 1953399
    DraftBoard: 0.

  6. United States Federal Census, 1920 TX Goliad Riverdale - Silas E Wells.

Robert Berton Wells1,2,3

M, #36987, b. 4 May 1884, d. 30 March 1952
  • Reference: W001 ID176

Family: Nannie E Handy b. 1886

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1900 TX Goliad JPct 4, ED51, family 211 - Charles Wells.
  2. Military Record, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Robert Berton Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Goliad
    State: Texas
    Birth Date: 4 May 1884
    Race: White
    Roll: 1953399
    DraftBoard: 0

    .
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. Military Record, Military Records, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
    Name: Robert Berton Wells
    City: Not Stated
    County: Goliad
    State: Texas
    Birth Date: 4 May 1884
    Race: White
    Roll: 1953399
    DraftBoard: 0

    .
  5. United States Federal Census, 1920 TX Goliad Riverdale -Robert B Wells.

Silas Wells1,2

M, #36988, b. 1855
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 19 July 1870; Goliad Co., Texas, USA;
    1870 TX Goliad, family 265
    Wells, Henry, age 49, farmer, b: MA
    Wells, Charlotte, age 38, b: AR
    Wells, Silas, age 15, b: TX
    Wells, Charles, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Hellen, age 7, b: TX; Head of Household=Henry Russell Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 TX Goliad, family 265 - Henry Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Helen Wells1,2

F, #36989, b. 1863, d. before 1880
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 19 July 1870; Goliad Co., Texas, USA;
    1870 TX Goliad, family 265
    Wells, Henry, age 49, farmer, b: MA
    Wells, Charlotte, age 38, b: AR
    Wells, Silas, age 15, b: TX
    Wells, Charles, age 13, b: TX
    Wells, Hellen, age 7, b: TX; Head of Household=Henry Russell Wells1,2
  • Married Name: between 1871 and 1879; Mrs. Davis (Wells)

Family: Inmann Davis b. c 1865

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 TX Goliad, family 265 - Henry Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.