Louisa Wells1,2

F, #37970, b. 1837
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 18 July 1870; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333
    Wells, George, age 40, lumberman, b: IL
    Wells, Julia, age 35, b: IL
    Wells, Edward, age 13, b: IL
    Wells, Stephen, age 11, b: IL
    Wells, Eunice, age 8, b: IL
    Wells, Sophia, age 3, b: IL
    Moore, Lizzie, age 19, domestic servant, b:

    family 333
    Wells, Henry, age 23, lumbring, b: IL
    Thomas, Henry, age 19, lumbering, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 67, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Eunice, age 61, b: VT
    Wells, Louisa, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Albert, age 32, b: IL
    Wells, Henry, age 3, b: IL
    Porter, Leonard, age 13, works on farm, b: IL; Head of Household=George Rinnah Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 IL Rock Island Hampton, family 332-333 - George & Henry Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Frances Wells1,2

F, #37971, b. August 1850
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 10 October 1850; Hampton, Rock Island Co., Illinois, USAG;
    1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245
    Wells, Lucius, age 46, farmer, b: VT
    Wells, Emma, age 41, b: VT
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: IL
    Wells, Albert, age 12,, b: IL
    Wells, Emily J, age 9, b: IL
    Wells, Lucius, age 5, b: IL
    Wells, Henry C, age 2, b: IL
    Wells, Frances, age 1 month, b: IL

    family 746
    Paston/Porter, Leonard, age 23, b: VA
    Paston/Porter, Mary,a ge 16, b: IL

    family 747
    Danforth, Lucius, age 29, physician, b: IL
    Danforth, Sophia A, age 24, b: IL
    Danforth, Hellen L, age 4, b: IL
    Danforth, Edith E, age 4 months, b: IL; Head of Household=Lucius Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IL Rock Island ED37 - family 245 - Lucius Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Theodore Wells1,2

M, #37972, b. between 1800 and 1810
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • Birth*: between 1800 and 18101,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1840 NY Clinton Peru - Lucius, Theodore and Joshua Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Joshua Wells1,2

M, #37973, b. between 1760 and 1770
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • Birth*: between 1760 and 17701,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1840 NY Clinton Peru - Lucius, Theodore and Joshua Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Stephen Wells1,2

M, #37974, b. circa 1801
  • Reference: W001 ID922
  • Birth*: circa 18011,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1820 NY Broome Berkshire - Stephen and Lucius WELLES.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Alfred S Wells1,2

M, #37975, b. 1865
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 23 June 1880; Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USAG;
    1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325
    Wells, Stanley D, age 54, married, b: MS (father b: AL, mother b: MS), raftsman
    Wells, Harriet, age 60, wife, b: MS
    Wells, Ruth A, age 22, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Matilda, age 20, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Francis M, age 19, son, b: MS, laborer
    Wells, Alfred S, age 15, son, b: MS
    Wells, Jas A, age 32, son, b: MS widowed, lumberman
    Wells, Geo W, ageo 10, grand-son, b: MS
    Wells, Lydia A, age 6, grand-dau, b: TX

    family:
    Wells, Joseph W, age 30, b: MS, father b: AL, mother b: MS
    Wells, Mary Jane, age 29, wife, b: MS (same as parents)
    Wells, Nancy T, age 2, dau, b: MS; Head of Household=Starling Gene Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325 - Stanley D Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

James A Wells1,2

M, #37976, b. 1848
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 June 1850; Jasper Co., Mississippi, USAG;
    1850 MS Jasper, family 558
    Wells, Starling G Wells, age 22, farmer, b: AL
    Wells, Harriet, age 26, b: MS
    Wells, Sophia, age 7, b: MS
    Wells, Lorenzo, age 4, b: MS
    Wells, James A, age 2, b: MS; Head of Household=Starling Gene Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 25 October 1860; Jasper Co., Mississippi, USAG;
    1860 MS Jasper, family 998
    Wells, S G [Starling]Wells, age 31, farmer, b: AL, mechanic
    Wells, Harriet, age 39, b: MS
    Wells, Y A [Sophia], age 17, b: MS
    Wells, J A [James], age 12, b: MS
    Wells, J W [Joseph], age 9, b: MS
    Wells, R A [Ruth], age 7, b: MS
    Wells, Josephine, age 6, b: MS
    Wells, K M, age 3, b: MS (male)
    Wells, F M [Francis Marion], age 8 months, b: MS; Head of Household=Starling Gene Wells4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 23 June 1880; Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USAG;
    1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325
    Wells, Stanley D, age 54, married, b: MS (father b: AL, mother b: MS), raftsman
    Wells, Harriet, age 60, wife, b: MS
    Wells, Ruth A, age 22, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Matilda, age 20, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Francis M, age 19, son, b: MS, laborer
    Wells, Alfred S, age 15, son, b: MS
    Wells, Jas A, age 32, son, b: MS widowed, lumberman
    Wells, Geo W, ageo 10, grand-son, b: MS
    Wells, Lydia A, age 6, grand-dau, b: TX

    family:
    Wells, Joseph W, age 30, b: MS, father b: AL, mother b: MS
    Wells, Mary Jane, age 29, wife, b: MS (same as parents)
    Wells, Nancy T, age 2, dau, b: MS; Head of Household=Starling Gene Wells1,2

Family:

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325 - Stanley D Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 MS Jasper, family 558 - Starling G or A Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 MS Jasper, family 998 - S G Wells.

George W Wells1,2

M, #37977, b. 1870
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 23 June 1880; Vernon Parish, Louisiana, USAG;
    1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325
    Wells, Stanley D, age 54, married, b: MS (father b: AL, mother b: MS), raftsman
    Wells, Harriet, age 60, wife, b: MS
    Wells, Ruth A, age 22, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Matilda, age 20, dau, b: MS
    Wells, Francis M, age 19, son, b: MS, laborer
    Wells, Alfred S, age 15, son, b: MS
    Wells, Jas A, age 32, son, b: MS widowed, lumberman
    Wells, Geo W, ageo 10, grand-son, b: MS
    Wells, Lydia A, age 6, grand-dau, b: TX

    family:
    Wells, Joseph W, age 30, b: MS, father b: AL, mother b: MS
    Wells, Mary Jane, age 29, wife, b: MS (same as parents)
    Wells, Nancy T, age 2, dau, b: MS; Head of Household=Starling Gene Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 LA Vernon Ward 3, family 325 - Stanley D Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Harrison Wells1,2

M, #37978, b. November 1850
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 13 July 1860; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1860 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 739
    Wells, Harriet, age 59, b: NY
    Wells, William, age 39, b: OH, millwright
    Wells, Mary, age 22, b: OH
    Wells, Sanford, age 19, b: OH, bookkeeper
    Wells, John, age 14, b: OH [Herbert]
    Wells, Harrison, age 10, b: OH; Head of Household=Harriet _____1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 15 July 1870; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 130
    Wells, Harrison, age 20, farm hand, b: OH
    (living with James Sherer or Stearn)3,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 739 Harriet Welles.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 130 Harrison Wells.

William A Wells1,2

M, #37979, b. 1825, d. 22 August 1897
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 13 July 1860; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1860 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 739
    Wells, Harriet, age 59, b: NY
    Wells, William, age 39, b: OH, millwright
    Wells, Mary, age 22, b: OH
    Wells, Sanford, age 19, b: OH, bookkeeper
    Wells, John, age 14, b: OH [Herbert]
    Wells, Harrison, age 10, b: OH; Head of Household=Harriet _____1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 15 July 1870; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 131 (living with James Koch family)
    Wells, William, age 46, carpenter, b: OH3,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 739 Harriet Welles.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 131 - William Wells (living with James Koch).

Louise Compton1,2

F, #37980, b. 1837
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: circa 1853; Mrs. Wells (Compton)
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 June 1870; Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780
    Wells, Samuel, age 42, engineer on ?lakes?, b: OH
    Wells, Louise, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Hattie, age 15, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie, age 12, b: OH
    Wells, Jennie, age 10, b: OH
    Compton, Rachel, age 63, b: NJ; Head of Household=Samuel Wells1,2

Family: Samuel Wells b. 1828

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780 - Samuel Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Hattie Wells1,2

F, #37981, b. 1855
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 June 1870; Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780
    Wells, Samuel, age 42, engineer on ?lakes?, b: OH
    Wells, Louise, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Hattie, age 15, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie, age 12, b: OH
    Wells, Jennie, age 10, b: OH
    Compton, Rachel, age 63, b: NJ; Head of Household=Samuel Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780 - Samuel Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Minnie Wells1,2

F, #37982, b. 1858
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 June 1870; Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780
    Wells, Samuel, age 42, engineer on ?lakes?, b: OH
    Wells, Louise, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Hattie, age 15, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie, age 12, b: OH
    Wells, Jennie, age 10, b: OH
    Compton, Rachel, age 63, b: NJ; Head of Household=Samuel Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780 - Samuel Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Jennie Wells1,2

F, #37983, b. 1860
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • (Household Member) Census: 28 June 1870; Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780
    Wells, Samuel, age 42, engineer on ?lakes?, b: OH
    Wells, Louise, age 33, b: NY
    Wells, Hattie, age 15, b: OH
    Wells, Minnie, age 12, b: OH
    Wells, Jennie, age 10, b: OH
    Compton, Rachel, age 63, b: NJ; Head of Household=Samuel Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Cuyahoga Cleveland Ward 10, family 780 - Samuel Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Cynthia Wells1,2

F, #37984, b. 1831
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Married Name: circa 1860; Mrs. Cynthia Parker (Wells); appears husband died before 1870 census ... perhaps in Civil War
  • (Household Member) Census: 20 July 1870; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 90
    Wells, Harriet, age 69, b: NY
    Wells, Mary, age 32, b: OH
    Parker, Cynthia, age 40, b: OH
    Parker, Harriet, age 7, b: NY
    Parker, Susan, age 5, b: NY; Head of Household=Harriet _____3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 2 June 1880; Brooklyn, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1880 OH Cuyahoga Brooklyn, family 60
    Wells, Harriet, head, age 79, b: NY
    Parker, Cynthia, daughter, age 49, b: OH
    Parker, Harriet, gr-dau, age 17, b: NY
    Parker, Susan, gr-dau, age 15, b: NY; Head of Household=Harriet _____1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1880 OH Cuyahoga Brooklyn, family 60 Harriet Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 OH Lorain Brooklyn, family 90 Harriet Wells.

Fonce Wells1,2

M, #37985, b. circa March 1849, d. 6 September 1849
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • (Household Member) Census*: 1 June 1850; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1850 OH Huron Norwalk Mortality Census, page 475, lines 13 & 14
    Wells, George, age 5, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 14 days
    Wells, Fonce, age 6 months, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 4 days

    Per divorce petition, both are the children of James F and Sarah (Holmes) WELLS. Burial location is unknown.; Head of Household=George Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 OH Huron Norwalk Mortality Census, page 475, lines 13 & 14
    Wells, George, age 5, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 14 days
    Wells, Fonce, age 6 months, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 4 days.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

George Wells1,2

M, #37986, b. circa December 1844, d. 7 September 1849
  • Reference: W015 ID348
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1 June 1850; Norwalk, Huron Co., Ohio, USAG;
    1850 OH Huron Norwalk Mortality Census, page 475, lines 13 & 14
    Wells, George, age 5, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 14 days
    Wells, Fonce, age 6 months, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 4 days

    Per divorce petition, both are the children of James F and Sarah (Holmes) WELLS. Burial location is unknown.; Household Member=Fonce Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 OH Huron Norwalk Mortality Census, page 475, lines 13 & 14
    Wells, George, age 5, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 14 days
    Wells, Fonce, age 6 months, male, b: OH, d: Sep 1849 Scarlet Fever, ill 4 days.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Sarah Ann Hill1,2

F, #37987, b. 1808, d. after 3 June 1880
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Name Variation: Sally Ann Hill
  • Married Name: 17 September 1824; Mrs. Wells (Hill)
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Household Member=David Wells, Household Member=James A Wells, Household Member=Samuel Parker Wells, Household Member=Sylvester L Wells, Household Member=Nancy J Wells, Household Member=Sarah Ellen Nugent, Household Member=Cora E Wells4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1880; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 76
    Wells, Henry, age 37, works on farm, b: IN (father b: PA?, mother b: VA)
    Wells, Amanada, age , b: KY (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, James W J, age 11, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, John T, age 5, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, Sarah, age 82, mother lives with son, b: VA, (father b: PA, mother b: VA); Head of Household=Henry Wells5,2

Family: David Wadsworth Wells b. 18 Jan 1783, d. 1 Feb 1864

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  5. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 76 -Henry Wells.

Mary A Wells1,2

F, #37988, b. 1826
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Rebecca Ann Wells1,2

F, #37989, b. 1831
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Married Name: circa 1849; Mrs. Smith (Wells)
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • Name Variation: 16 April 1857; Mrs. Rebecca Ann German (Wells); Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941

    Report issue

    Name:      Rebecca A Wells
    Spouse Name:      German Robert L
    Marriage Date:      16 Apr 1857
    Marriage County:      Shelby

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

John Thomas Wells1,2

M, #37990, b. January 1833, d. 21 April 1888
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Birth*: January 1833; Virginia, USAG1,2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 14 November 1856; Clermont Co., Ohio, USAG; Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

    Report issue

    Name:      John Thomas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Marriage Licence Date:      14 Nov 1856
    Marriage Licence Place:      Indiana, United States
    Spouse:      Mary Jane Barngrover
    Page:      44
    FHL Film Number:      001401801; Bride=Mary Jane Barngrover3,2
  • Death*: 21 April 1888; Indianapolis, Hamilton Co., Indiana, USAG
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 16 June 1860; Sugar Creek, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 322
    Wells, J Thomas, age 27, farmer, b: Shelby Co, IN
    Wells, Mary J, , age 18, b: Clermont Co., OH
    Wells, David N, age 4, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, Nancy A, age 1, b: Shelby Co., IN; Household Member=Mary Jane Barngrover, Household Member=David N Wells, Household Member=Nancy A Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 3 June 1870; Sugar Creek, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 41-
    Wells, J Thomas, age 39, farmer, b: Shelby Co, IN
    Wells, Mary J, , age 24, b: Clermont Co., OH
    Wells, David N, age 12, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, Nancy A, age 9, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, John T, age 6, b: Shelby Co., IN; Household Member=Mary Jane Barngrover, Household Member=David N Wells, Household Member=Nancy A Wells5,2

Family: Mary Jane Barngrover b. 1842

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 322 - J Thomas Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 322 - J Thomas Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 41- John T Wells.

Elizabeth A Wells1,2

F, #37991, b. 14 July 1834, d. 24 April 1907
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Birth*: 14 July 1834; Virginia, USAG1,2
  • Death*: 24 April 1907; Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG; Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011

    Name:      Elizabeth Stearus
    [Elizabeth Stearns]
    [Elizabeth Wells]
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Age:      73
    Marital status:      Widow
    Birth Date:      14 Jul 1834
    Birth Place:      Virginia
    Death Date:      24 Apr 1907
    Death Place:      Fairland, Shelby, Indiana, USA
    Father:      David Wells
    Mother:      Sarah Wells
    Spouse:      Elizabeth Stearus
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • Name Variation: 8 January 1855; Mrs. Elizabeth A Sills (Wells); Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

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    Name:      Elizabeth Wells
    Gender:      Female
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Marriage Licence Date:      8 Jan 1855
    Marriage Licence Place:      Indiana, United States
    Spouse:      Enos Sill
    Page:      542
    FHL Film Number:      001401800
  • Name Variation: 20 December 1888; Mrs. Elizabeth A Stearns (Wells); Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

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    Name:      Elizabeth Wells Sills
    Gender:      Female
    Race:      White
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Birth Place:      Shelby
    Marriage Licence Date:      20 Dec 1888
    Marriage Licence Place:      Fairland, Indiana, United States
    Residence Place:      Shelby, Indiana
    Father:      David Wells
    Mother:      Sarah Hill
    Spouse:      John Sternes
    Page:      256
    FHL Film Number:      001401810

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Catharine Wells1,2

F, #37992, b. 1838
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.

Henry Wells1,2

M, #37993, b. 1839
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 3 June 1880; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 76
    Wells, Henry, age 37, works on farm, b: IN (father b: PA?, mother b: VA)
    Wells, Amanada, age , b: KY (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, James W J, age 11, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, John T, age 5, b: IN (father b: IN, mother b: KY)
    Wells, Sarah, age 82, mother lives with son, b: VA, (father b: PA, mother b: VA); Household Member=Amanda A _____, Household Member=James W J Wells, Household Member=Sarah E Wells, Household Member=John T Wells, Household Member=Sarah Ann Hill3,2

Family: Amanda A _____ b. 1853

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 76 -Henry Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.

David Wells1,2

M, #37994, b. 6 April 1844, d. 2 March 1920
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells5,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Head of Household=Sarah Ann Hill3,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 14 June 1880; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161
    Wells, David, age 37, farming, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah E, age 28, wife, b: IN
    Wells, Cora E, age 11, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Albert, age 7, son, b: IN
    Wells, Anna J, age 4, dau, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 2, son, b: IN
    Wells, Lucious, b: May
    1880, b: IN; Household Member=James A Wells, Household Member=Samuel Parker Wells, Household Member=Sylvester L Wells, Household Member=Nancy J Wells, Household Member=Cora E Wells, Household Member=Sarah Ellen Nugent, Household Member=Sarah E Wells, Household Member=Albert W Wells, Household Member=Anna J Wells, Household Member=John David Wells, Household Member=Lucius Wells6,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 13 June 1900; Sugar Creek, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1900 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 165
    Wells, David, head, b: Aug 1841, age 58, married 3 years, b: IN (parents b: VA)
    Wells, Mary, wife, b: Apr 1862, age 38, married 3 years, 1 child born, living, b: IN (same as parents)
    Wells, Louis, son, May 1879, age 21, single, b: IN (parents b: IN)
    Wells, James, son, b: Nov 1886, age 13, single, b: IN (parents b: IN); Household Member=Lucius Wells, Household Member=Mary _____, Household Member=James Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 18 April 1910; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1910 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 43
    Wells, David, head, age 69, married 36 years, b: VA (father b: PA, mother b: VA)
    Wells, Lucinda, wife, age 54, married 36 years, 12 children born, 10 living, b: IN (father b: KY, mother b: OH)
    Wells, James, son, age 16, b: IN
    Wells, Augusta Pearl, dau, age14,, b: IN
    Wells, Simmel?, son, age 10, b: IN
    (did James die and she married James brother, David?); Household Member=Lucinda Driscoll, Household Member=James D Wells, Household Member=Augusta Pearl Wells, Household Member=Samuel Scott Wells7,2

Family 1: Sarah Ellen Nugent b. 1849, d. 21 Mar 1888

Family 2: Mary _____ b. Apr 1862

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  4. United States Federal Census, 1900 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 165 - David Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161 - David Wells.
  7. United States Federal Census, 1910 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 43 - David Wells.
  8. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 164 - David Wells.

Sylvester L Wells1,2

M, #37995, b. July 1847
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Name Variation: Salventus L Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Head of Household=Sarah Ann Hill5,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 14 June 1880; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161
    Wells, David, age 37, farming, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah E, age 28, wife, b: IN
    Wells, Cora E, age 11, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Albert, age 7, son, b: IN
    Wells, Anna J, age 4, dau, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 2, son, b: IN
    Wells, Lucious, b: May
    1880, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wells6,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 7 June 1900; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1900 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 28 -
    Wells, Sylvanus?, head, b: Jul 1847, married 22 years, b: VA (father b: PA, mother b: VA)
    Wells, Eliza, wife, b: Mar
    1860, age 40, married 22 years, 7 children born, 3 living, b: IN
    Wells, Roscoe, son, b: 5 Sep 1884, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Luella, dau, b: Feb 1890, age 10, b: IN4,2

Family: Eliza _____ b. Mar 1860

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1900 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 28 - Sylvester Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  6. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161 - David Wells.

James A Wells1,2

M, #37996, b. 20 October 1846, d. 6 December 1926
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • Birth*: 20 October 1846; Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG; from death certificate3,2
  • (Groom) Marriage*: 3 November 1874; Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG; Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

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    Name:      James A Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Marriage Licence Date:      3 Nov 1874
    Marriage Licence Place:      Indiana, United States
    Spouse:      Lucinda Driskell
    Page:      308
    FHL Film Number:      001401802

    Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941

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    Name:      James A Wells
    Spouse Name:      Lucinda Briskell
    Marriage Date:      3 Nov 1874
    Marriage County:      Shelby; Bride=Lucinda Driscoll4,2
  • (Deceased) Death*: 6 December 1926; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG; Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011
    View Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011

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    Name:      James E Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Race:      White
    Age:      88
    Marital Status:      Married
    Birth Date:      20 Oct 1840
    Birth Place:      West Virginia
    Death Date:      6 Dec 1926
    Death Place:      Brandywine, Shelby, Indiana, USA
    Father:      David Wells
    Mother:      Sarah Wells
    Spouse:      Lucinda Wells5,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Head of Household=Sarah Ann Hill6,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 14 June 1880; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161
    Wells, David, age 37, farming, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah E, age 28, wife, b: IN
    Wells, Cora E, age 11, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Albert, age 7, son, b: IN
    Wells, Anna J, age 4, dau, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 2, son, b: IN
    Wells, Lucious, b: May
    1880, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wells7,2
  • (Head of Household) Census: 12 June 1900; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1900 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 85
    Wells, James, head, b: 20 Dec 1846, age 53, married 26 years, b: VA (father b: PA, mother b: VA)
    Wells, Lucinda, wife, b: 14 Jan 1857, age 43, married 26 years, b: IN (father b: KY, mother b: OH)
    Wells, William H, son, b: 8 Apr 1881, age 19, single, b: IN
    Wells, George W, son, b: 17 Sep 1883, age 16, single, b: IN
    Wells, Andrew J, son, b: 1 Jul 1886, age 13, b: IN
    Wells, Charles S?, son, b: 7 Oct 1888, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, Katie T?, dau, b: 27? Jun 1890, age 9, b; IN
    Wells, Orene May, dau, b: 20 Apr 1893, age 7, b: IN
    Wells, James D? T?, son, b: Jun 18, 1894, age 5, b: IN
    Wells, Augusta Pearl, dau, b: Mar 14, 1896, b: IN
    Wells, Sewell or Samuel Lester/Dexter, son, b: 27 Jun 1899, age 11 months, b: IN; Household Member=Lucinda Driscoll, Household Member=William H Wells, Household Member=George W Wells, Household Member=Andrew J Wells, Household Member=Charles S Wells, Household Member=Katie T Wells, Household Member=Orene May Wells, Household Member=James D Wells, Household Member=Augusta Pearl Wells, Household Member=Samuel Scott Wells4,2
  • (Head of Household) Census*: 1920; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG; 1920 United States Federal Census
    View 1920 United States Federal Census

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    Name:      James A Wells
    Age:      79
    Birth Year:      abt 1841
    Birthplace:      Virginia
    Home in 1920:      Brandywine, Shelby, Indiana
    House Number:      X
    Residence Date:      1920
    Race:      White
    Gender:      Male
    Relation to Head of House:      Head
    Marital Status:      Married
    Spouse's Name:      Lucinda Wells
    Father's Birthplace:      Pennsylvania
    Mother's Birthplace:      Virginia
    Able to Speak English:      Yes
    Home Owned or Rented:      Own
    Home Free or Mortgaged:      Free
    Able to Read:      No
    Able to Write:      No
    Neighbors:      View others on page
    Household Members:      
    Name      Age
    James A Wells      79
    Lucinda Wells      62
    Simuel Wells      20; Household Member=Lucinda Driscoll, Household Member=Samuel Scott Wells

Family: Lucinda Driscoll b. 14 Jan 1857

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1900 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 85 - James Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1910 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 43 - David Wells.
  6. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  7. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161 - David Wells.

Samuel Parker Wells1,2

M, #37997, b. 1849
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 9 October 1850; Liberty, Union Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46
    Wells, David, age 65, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 42, b: VA
    Wells, Mary A, age 24, b: VA
    Smith, Rebecca Ann, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, John Thomas, age 17, b: IN
    Wells, Elisabeth A, age 15, b: IN
    Wells, Catharine, age 12, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 11, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 7, b: VA
    Wells, Salvitias? L or T, age 5, b: VA
    Wells, James P, age 3, b: VA
    Wells, Samuel P, age 1, b: VA; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Head of Household=Sarah Ann Hill4,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 14 June 1880; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161
    Wells, David, age 37, farming, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah E, age 28, wife, b: IN
    Wells, Cora E, age 11, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Albert, age 7, son, b: IN
    Wells, Anna J, age 4, dau, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 2, son, b: IN
    Wells, Lucious, b: May
    1880, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wells5,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1850 IN Shelby Liberty, family 46 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  5. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161 - David Wells.

Nancy J Wells1,2

F, #37998, b. 1852
  • Reference: W015 ID999
  • (Household Member) Census: 7 July 1860; Brandywine, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601
    Wells, David, age 72, b: CT
    Wells, Sarah A, age 52, b: VA
    Wells, David, age 17, b: VA
    Wells, Sylvester, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, James, age 14, b: IN (twin)
    Wells, Parker, age 9, b: IN
    Wells, Nancy J, age 8, b: IN
    Wells, Henry, age 21, farm laborer, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wadsworth Wells1,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 29 July 1870; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Moral,
    family 46
    Wells, James, age 22, works on railroad, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah, age 65, b: VA
    Wells, Parker, age 19, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Nancy, age 18, b: VA

    family 47
    Wells, David, age 26, farm laborer, b: VA
    Wells, Ellen, age 19, b: IN
    Wells, Cora, age 2, b: IN
    Wells, Sylvester, age 22, b: IN; Head of Household=Sarah Ann Hill3,2
  • (Household Member) Census: 14 June 1880; Moral, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161
    Wells, David, age 37, farming, b: VA
    Wells, Sarah E, age 28, wife, b: IN
    Wells, Cora E, age 11, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Sarah E, age 9, dau, b: IN
    Wells, Albert, age 7, son, b: IN
    Wells, Anna J, age 4, dau, b: IN
    Wells, David, age 2, son, b: IN
    Wells, Lucious, b: May
    1880, b: IN; Head of Household=David Wells4,2

Citations

  1. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 601 - David Wells.
  2. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  3. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Moral, family 46 - James Wells (with mother and siblings).
  4. United States Federal Census, 1880 IN Shelby Moral, family 161 - David Wells.

Mary Jane Barngrover1,2,3

F, #37999, b. 1842
  • Reference: W999 ID922
  • Birth*: 1842; Clermont Co., Ohio, USAG2,3
  • (Bride) Marriage*: 14 November 1856; Clermont Co., Ohio, USAG; Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

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    Name:      John Thomas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Marriage Licence Date:      14 Nov 1856
    Marriage Licence Place:      Indiana, United States
    Spouse:      Mary Jane Barngrover
    Page:      44
    FHL Film Number:      001401801; Groom=John Thomas Wells2,3
  • Married Name: 14 November 1856; Mrs. Mary Jane Wells (Barngrover)
  • (Household Member) Census: 16 June 1860; Sugar Creek, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1860 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 322
    Wells, J Thomas, age 27, farmer, b: Shelby Co, IN
    Wells, Mary J, , age 18, b: Clermont Co., OH
    Wells, David N, age 4, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, Nancy A, age 1, b: Shelby Co., IN; Head of Household=John Thomas Wells4,3
  • (Household Member) Census: 3 June 1870; Sugar Creek, Shelby Co., Indiana, USAG;
    1870 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 41-
    Wells, J Thomas, age 39, farmer, b: Shelby Co, IN
    Wells, Mary J, , age 24, b: Clermont Co., OH
    Wells, David N, age 12, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, Nancy A, age 9, b: Shelby Co., IN
    Wells, John T, age 6, b: Shelby Co., IN; Head of Household=John Thomas Wells5,3

Family: John Thomas Wells b. Jan 1833, d. 21 Apr 1888

Citations

  1. Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001

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    Name:      John Thomas Wells
    Gender:      Male
    Event Type:      Marriage Registration (Marriage)
    Marriage Licence Date:      14 Nov 1856
    Marriage Licence Place:      Indiana, United States
    Spouse:      Mary Jane Barngrover
    Page:      44
    FHL Film Number:      001401801.
  2. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Brandywine, family 322 - J Thomas Wells.
  3. Wells Surname DNA Study,Orin Wells, Wells Surname DNA Study.
  4. United States Federal Census, 1860 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 322 - J Thomas Wells.
  5. United States Federal Census, 1870 IN Shelby Sugar Creek, family 41- John T Wells.