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Jon Hagee

Aaron Wells b: Cir 1765 & Ruth Wiggins of Mason County, Kentucky


Anita Vick Wells

The site contains information on the family of Abner J. Wells, born January 06, 1807 in Spartanburg Dist, South Carolina; died June 02, 1881 in Shelby County, Alabama and his wife Sarah Cunningham m: March 13, 1842 in Shelby County, Alabama. Sarah Cunningham, born October 05, 1826 in Shelby County, Alabama; died September 08, 1886 in Shelby County. NOTE: from this link you will want to use the "Previous Page" link on the site pages to see later generations.


Stephen C. Cranmer, Sr.

Abraham Wells b: Cir 1750 England; of Burlington Co., New Jersey; m: Margaret Thomas)


John Haynes

Abraham Wells b: 22 Jul 1758 New York; d: 22 Jul 1826 New York; m: Angelica Van Buren b: 22 Jul 1764 Kinderbrook, New York


Cleta (Jameson) Terrell

Agrippa Wells b: 27 Nov 1738 and Mehitable Smead of Greenfield, Massachusetts.
Note: Agrippa is a descendant of Thomas Wells and Frances Albright through Thomas Wells b: 25 Sep 1653 Hatfield, Franklin County, MA and Sarah Hawks


John Nickell

Benjamin Franklin Wells b: 24 Mar 1802, Floyd Co., Kentucky; d: 1880; m: Elizabeth Perry


Jack T. Wells

Charles Wells b: Cir 1702 and Mrs. Sarah Arnold of Baltimore, Maryland.
Note: Charles was a son of John Wells b: Cir 1676 and a member of the "Big Wells" family.


John W. Wells

Charles B. Wells b. 29 Jun 1829 Pennsylvania; d: 14 Sep 1914; m: 06 Mar 1857 Adams Co., IL Sarah Ann Quigg Sarah was born in Pennsylvania 22 Apr 1839 and died 24 Apr 1931 at age 92.


Peggy Riggs Kopp

Charles W. Wells b: Cir 1832 Ohio; m: Sarah b: Cir 1833 IN, lived in Cass Co., IL and Dunklin Co., MO


William C. Waggoner

Francis Wells b: Cir 1765 North Carolina - lived in Muhlenberg, Kentucky


Beth Johnston

Francis Warren Wells b: 04 Sep 1881 Woodward Twp., Moline, Illinois & Nellie Vianna Perry of Washington and Deschutes counties, Oregon


Karen Waples

George Wells b: Cir 1780 County Down, Ireland and Jane Harrisonwith descendants in England, Australia and the USA


Robert M. Wells

Dr. Gideon Wells b: Cir 1700 (English Physician); m: Mary Partridge through son Richard Wells b: 1734; m: Rachel Hill lived in Philadelphia, PA.


Jacqueline Lubinski

Harry James Wells b: 17 Jan 1869 Bound Brook, New Jersey; m: Anna Cora Durling


J. Peter Haliburton

Henry Wells b: cir 1765 Christchurch, England; m: Hannah with connections to Newfoundland


Tom Graham

Hugh Wells b: Cir 1817-1820 Missouri or Arkansas; m: Emily _____; lived in Lawrence and Randolph Counties, Arkansas


Sam Behling

Isabel Wells b: Cir 1565 Ringstead, Northamptonshire, England; m: Symon Toothill


Elizabeth A. Wells

Isaac C. Wells born 1780 - 1790; d: Cir 17 Mar 1847 in Coles County, Illinois. He married (1) Margaret _____ and (2) Mary _____


Julie Avedikian

Isaac Kindred Wells b: 14 Jul 1830 Jefferson County, TN and Martha Ellen Eastin


Heidi Hafner

Isaiah Wells b: Cir 1832 Ohio and Margaret McConkey. They lived in Ohio, Iowa, Kansas and Oklahoma.


Natalie Cottrill

Jacob Wells b: 29 Aug 1710 and Ruth Sargent of Sandown, Rockham County, New Hampshire
Note: This site is mostly a name index with dates but not relationships shown.


Milo Sutton

Jacob C. Wells, Jr. b: Cir 1777 NH; d: 15 Jan 1857 Switzerland Co., Indiana; m: Sarah Ruter or Rutter in Orange Co., Vermont.


Melissa Ward

Jacob C. Wells, Jr. b: Cir 1777 New Hampshire & Sarah Rutter; lived in New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Ohio and Indiana


H. Jack Wells

James Wells b: Cir 1590 Lincolnshire(?) - Marshton Parish, Williamsburg, Virginia; m: Mary


Laurie Wells Garvin

James Wells b: Cir 1648 England. This is the so called "Little Wells" family.


Harold Arnold

James Wells b: Cir 1648 England the "Little Wells" family.


Patsy West

James Wells b: Cir 1648 England the "Little Wells" family.
Contains the Will of Richard Tidley Wells, Marriage License for Anne Chilcoat and Alexander Wells and bible records from the Roberts - Wells Bible.


Lane Beougher

General James Wells b: Cir 1749-1751 in Frederick County, Maryland; lived in Bedford County, Pennsylvania and Fairfield County, Ohio. M: Rachel Brown
James Wells is a descendant of James Wells b: Cir 1648 of Baltimore, Maryland (the "Little Wells") listed above.


Mark K Lozer

James Wells b: Cir 1751 in Frederick County, Maryland; lived in Wayne County, Ohio; M: Letitia _____


Richard Phillips

John Wells b: Cir 1653 m: Elizabeth Slade b: Cir 1653 of Preston on Stour near Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, England


Sharyn Dana

John Wells b: Cir 1675 Maryland (the "Big Wells").


Kathy (Heaton) Wells

John Wells b: cir 1695 Maryland or Edgefield Co., South Carolina and Nancy Sanders


Claude Hardy Lasley

John Wells b: Cir 1725 Kington, NH; m: Ann


John Wells

John Wells b. Cir 1768 Essex, England; m: Susannah Wells 12 Feb 1793. Members of family emigrated to London, Ontario, Canada.


Timothy J. Singleton

John D. Wells b: 21 Nov 1807; m: 11 Mar 1831 Edna Ann Counterman in Mohicanville, Ashland Co., OH and lived in Union county, Ohio.


Glenda Savage

John Henry Wells b: 20 Nov 1825 Georgia; d: 17 Feb 1908 St. Clair Co., Alabama; m: Mary E. Vaughn


Peggy McGee Maness

John M. Wells b. 1830 AL, son of John "Jack" and Diademnia Wells. John M. Wells m. first to Martha Price, who died in 1865, and second to Emma Love. Lived in Lamar, Texas before 1869.


Michael A. Shoemaker

Jonathan Wells b: Cir 1789 Steuben County, NY; m: C. Hookem or Holcomb


Stephen R. Wells

Joseph Wells b: Cir 1711 Lincolnshire, England; m: Mary Oar 25 Jan 1736/7 All Saint's, North Scarle, Lincolnshire.


John B. Hurlburt

Joseph Wells b: Cir 1746 Wethersfield, Connecticut; m: Jerusha Hurlbut 24 Dec 1767 Wethersfield, Connecticut


Bill Stephens

Joseph Wells b: Cir 1822 Fayette County, Pennsylvania; m: Elizabeth Laughlin


Jo Anne Grogan

Joseph H. Wells b: Cir 1840 m: Liz Chizum and lived in Wea Plains, Tippecanoe County, Indiana
NOTE: Have patience on this one, it is a slow loader.


Elaine Hendricks

Kineon Wells b: 27 Jan 1827; d: 22 Jul 1897; m: Sarah Ann Price


John T. Hudgins

Levi Wells b: Cir 1802 Vermont m: Mary Ann b: Cir 1808 NY


David Wells

Nathan Wells b: Cir 1820; m: Marion Worth b: Cir 1826 (editor's note: Possibly the Nathan and Morgan Wells found in the 1850 census for Watertown, Middlesex, MA)


Carl W. Ward

Nathaniel Wells b: Cir 1680; m: Mary Crandall b: Cir 1686 of Westerly, Kings County, Rhode Island [Editor's note: Nathaniel Wells was a descendant of Thomas Wells and Naomi Marshall]


Ray Wells

Nelson Wells b: Cir 1799 KY; m: Deborah Cir 1832 OH


Jeff Martin

Newman Wells b: Cir 1740 of Rowan and Buncombe County, North Carolina; m: Polly Bryan


Darci Hoffman

Oliver Stanley Wells b: 15 Nov 1814; d: 26 Oct 1865 Richland Co., Wisconsin; m: Elizabeth Gee.


LeeAnn Beer

Peter Wells b: Cir 1613; died: 07 Nov 1693 Selborne, Hampshire, England; m: Jane


Richard Cottrell

Perry Wells 01 Aug 1837 TN m: Minerva lived in Madison Co., Tennessee had son named William Walter Wells b: 29 Apr 1868

The family is shown in the 1850 census in Lincoln County, TN where Perry's father William Wells b: Cir 1817 IN, mother Tracy and family are listed in the vicinity of his grandfather Thomas Wells b: Cir 1789 NC with wife Amy.
[Revised 07 Feb 2000]


Earle Goodman

Peter Wells 04 May 1713 East Greenwich, Kent Co., Rhode Island m: Elizabeth Sweet.

Note: The connection between Peter Wells and supposed parents Thomas Wells & Sarah Rogers is unproven and in doubt.


Linda Dudick

Dr. Richard Wells b: Cir 1610 m: Frances ____ (editor's note: while this site indicates Richard married Frances White, we believe there is sufficient reason to question this connection.)


Jeff Snavely

Dr. Richard Wells b: cir 1605-1617 probably in Saltash, Cornwall, England; m: Frances (believed to be White). Lived in Norfolk, VA and Herring Creek, Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Traces family back three generations to William Wells b: Cir 1540 Lincolnshire & Elizabeth Bennett


David McCabe

Dr. Richard Wells b: cir 1610 (probably in Saltash, Cornwall, England although the site shows Essex); m: Frances (believed to be White). Lived in Norfolk, VA and Herring Creek, Anne Arundel County, Maryland.


Suzan Ankrom Wedig

Richard Wells b: January 1617/18 in Harbury, Warwickshire, ENG emigrated to Virginia in 1635. m: Eleanor Robinson


Dave J. Wells

Richard Wells b: 1720 & son Tunis Wells b: Cir 1747 Virginia? m: Sarah _____ The family shows up in Frederick County, Virginia and what was later to become Fayette County, Pennsylvania.


Frank & Joyce Bates

Richard Wells b: Aug 1826 Ireland and Frances M. Wilhelm of Stark County, Ohio


Dr. John Wells

Robert Welles b: Cir 1516 Galphay, Yorkshire, England


English Wells

Various Wells information for many English Shires including links and e-mail addresses for Wells researchers in those areas. Hosted by Dr. John Wells


Hugh Winters

Robert Wells b: Cir 1600 of Nottinghamshire, England; m: Mary. Descendants of this family worked in the lace industry in France in the 1700's and emigrated to Australia and New Zealand.


Rich Wells

Robert Wells b: cir 1727 Virginia; d: cir 1793 Mason Co., Kentucky


Ron Carlton

Roderick Wells b: 20 Jul 1784 Brattleboro, Vermont: d: 27 Apr 1845 Michigan; m: Mary Greenleaf


Peter Tritt

Roderick Wells b: 20 Jul 1784 Brattleboro, Windham Co., Vermont & Mary Greenleaf of Michigan


Alan Wells

Samuel Wells b: cir 1775 of Terrytown, PA m: Sarah May


Jocelyn Bockett

Samuel Wells b: Cir 1811; m: Martha Holloway (b: Cir 1814); lived in New Zealand


Jeff Rulifson

Seth Wells b: 19 Apr 1838 Wheatfield, Monroe, County, New York; m: Marietta Ruliffson

Editor's Note: - Seth Wells was a son of Moses Wells b: Cir 1790 Wethersfield, CT and Almira "Myra" Allen Goodhue. They are likely connected to the Governor Thomas Welles family.


Elroy Christenson

Stephen Wells b. Cir 1650 England; d: 1712 Stephens, Richmond Co., VA; m: Alice Howard after 1700
Father: Stephen Wells? who may have been from Lancaster, England


Susanna Withrow

Susannah Welles b: Cir 1649 Tysoe, Warwickshire, England and Richard Merrill. They lived in Northfield, Staten Island, New York
Note: See #173 on the page. She was a daughter of Phillip Welles and Elizabeth


John Wells

Susanna Wells b: Cir 1775 Essex, England and John Wells.


Bob Davidson

Susannah/Sarah Wells b: Cir 1645 Tysoe, Warwickshire, England and Richard Merrill
Note: This is the same family as that above.


Debbie Henderson

Theophilus Wells b. Cir 1817 Virginia; d: 02 Mar 1890 Liberty Co., Texas; m: Cynthia [Wells]
Note: Maiden names of wives are not shown on this site, some birth dates do not agree with the 1850 census for the family, and we have been unable to ascertain who the owner of the site is.


Bill Buckley

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1455 Nazeing, Essex, England
Note: This is the grandfather of the Elizabeth Wells who married John Curtis of Stratford, Connecticut


Temporarly down while Erin rebuilds. Erin Wells Peters

Contains information on the Governor Thomas Welles b: Cir 1590 Stourton, Warwickshire; m: Alice Tomes and lived in Hartford & Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.

Also contains information on Thomas Wells b: Cir 1600 Evesham, Worcestershire; m: Frances Albright who married 2) Thomas Coleman; lived in Wethersfield, Connecticut.

This site also maintains a query list that may be useful for researchers until we get our query system operational.

Most Wanted

Gil Cannon

Contains information on Governor Thomas Welles b: Cir 1590 Stourton, Warwickshire; m: Alice Tomes and lived in Hartford & Westhersfield, Connecticut, USA.


Dona Ronspiez

Contains information on Governor Thomas Welles b: Cir 1590 Stourton, Warwickshire; m: Alice Tomes and lived in Hartford & Westhersfield, Connecticut, USA. starting with his grandfather Thomas Welles b: Cir 1512 Stourton


Glenn Allan Bristow

Features the ancestry and one branch of the descendants of Governor Thomas Welles b: Cir 1594 Stourton, Whichford, Warwickshire, England m: Alice Tomes through their son John Wells b: Cir 1621; m: Elizabeth Bourne


Shel Michaels

Also features the ancestors and descendants of the Governor Thomas Welles family.


Stef Adams

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1600 Worcestershire m: Frances Albright - lived in Evesham, Worcestershire, England and Wethersfield, Connecticut


Richard R. Dietz

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1600 Worcestershire m: Frances Albright - lived in Evesham, Worcestershire, England and Wethersfield, Connecticut


Suzanne R. Cherry

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1605; d: 26 Oct 1666 Ipswich, Massachusetts; m: Abigail Warner


Walter Palmer

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1626 and Naomi Marshall of Hopkinton and Westerly, Rhode Island


Joel R. DeRider

Thomas Wells b. Cir 1653 England; m: Frances _____ of Prince Georges Coutny, Maryland


Glen R. Davis

Thomas Wells b: cir 1653 England; m: Frances _____ of Prince George Co., Maryland.


Allen Donald Tallman

Thomas Wells b: 25 Sep 1693 Hatfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts and Sarah Hawks
Note: Thomas is a descendant of Thomas Wells and Frances Albright. See also Agrippa Wells.


Richard Cotterell

Thomas Wells b: Cir 1789 North Carolina m:Ann ___


Shari Simonds

Vashti Wells Born 3 December 1833 in Mississippi; Died 11 March 1920 in LeCompte, Rapides Parish, Louisiana; Buried at Paul's Cemetery, Rapides Parish, Louisiana; Married to: 1) Joseph Smith on 26 June 1857, 2) Anderson Lenard Chafin on 1 September 1864


John Robins-Wells

This page contains some general Wells information that may be of interest. It refers to the family of William Wells b: Cir 1608 of Southold, Long Island, New York; m: Bridget


John T. Wells

Contains information on William Wells b: Cir 1608 of Southold, Long Island, New York m: Bridget.


Carol and Stephen Slotnick

Contains information on William Wells b: Cir 1608 of Southold, Long Island, New York m: Mary


Daniel W. Orr

Contains information on the family of William Wells b: Cir 1608 and 1) Bridget Burton & 2) Mary/Maria Youngs(?) of Southold, Long Island, NY
[Editor's note. There seems to be some questionable material here with regard to the ancestry of William Wells]


Charles H. Cook

Contains information on the family of William Wells b: Cir 1608 and 1) Bridget Tuthill & 2) Mary Gameys(?) of Southold, Long Island, NY
[Editor's note. Again there seems to be some questionable material here with regard to the ancestry of William Wells]


Sandy Hall

William Wells b: Cir 1758 Fossaway, Kinross, Scotland and Isabel Coventry


Charles G Strong

William Wells b: Cir 1760 of Ringwood, Hampshire, England? and Black Harbour, Twillingate , Newfoundland


Nancy J. Bays

William Wells b: Cir 1775 Maryland & Rachel Ankrom
Note: See #90 on the page. This is a descendant of Thomas Wells b: cir 1653 and Frances _____ of Prince George's County, Maryland.


Charles G Strong

William Wells b: Cir 1785 possibly possibly Ringwood, Hampshire, England; resided Back Harbour, Twillingate, Newfoundland, Canada.


Peggy Sue Wilson

Contains information on William Wells b: Cir 1806 Virginia; m: Sarah "Sally" Prater 27 Oct 1827 in Floyd Co., Kentucky and they lived in Charleston, Coles Co., Illinois in 1860.


Cheryl Kenter

featuring the family of William A. Wells b: Cir 1824 Danbury, Connecticut and Laura Wadsworth; later of Adrian, Lenawee County, Michigan


Henrietta May

William Horace Wells b: 01 Jul 1900 Boat Harbour, Tasmania, Australia and Ollie Elizabeth Crisp. Identifies parents as William Arthur Wells and Mary Jane Alderson


Sue Marlow

Yelverton Wells b: February 21, 1807 m: 19 Oct 1829 Nelson Co., Kentucky Nancy Jane Pash (or Jane Penelope) b: May 06, 1813


Don Chesnut

Contains information on Zachariah Wells b: Cir 1739 Virginia; m: Abigail Osborne and lived in Wise/Lee County, Virginia


Owen Blevins

Zachariah Wells b: Cir 1739 Virginia; m: Abigail Osborne Lived in Wise/Lee County, Virginia


Claude E. Wells

Zachariah Wells b: Cir 1745 m: Elizabeth Osborne and lived in Lee County, Virginia. We believe there are significant errors in the material shown on this page prior to Zachariah and the wife of Zachariah is currently in question. However there is useful information to be found on this family here. NOTE: This is the SAME Zachariah Wells as shown on Don Chesnut's page. The differences just illustrate the current confusion over facts relating to this family.


Melba Goff Allen

Zachariah Wells b: Cir 1745 m: Elizabeth ____ and lived in Georgia. This is the Zachariah Wells who was hung by the Tories during the Revolutionary War.


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