MY WELLS FAMILY

MY WELLS FAMILY

Generation 1
1-Jacob Wells, (parents unknown), was born ca 1794, in GA. He died between 1862/1865, in Crawford Co, AR. He married 10 Jan 1822, Davidson Twp. Lawrence Co, AR. Territory. (Davidson Twp. is now in Randolph County, AR.) Rosanna Nucum/Newcomb, (parents are unknown). She was born ca 1802, in SC. And died 1855, Crawford Co, MO.  Jacob Wells and his family were listed on the 1830 Wayne Co, MO Census, 1840 Carroll Co, AR Census, 1850, and 1860 Crawford Co, AR Census. After the death of his wife Rosanna, Jacob Wells married (2) ca 1858/59 to Sarah, maiden name unknown. (Jacob Wells had a brother Charles Wells that married Jennie Nucum, 1822, Davidson Twp. Lawrence Co, AR, Territory).
Children of Jacob Wells and Rosanna Nucum:
1. Louisa Wells, born ca 1823, Wayne Co, MO. She was still single 1860, Crawford Co, AR.
2 Louvina Wells, born ca 1825, Wayne Co, MO. She was still single 1880, Crawford Co, AR.
3. Ruth Ann Wells, born ca 1827, Wayne Co, MO. She was still single 1880, Crawford Co, AR.
4. Charles Albert Wells, born 11 Dec 1829, Wayne Co, MO. died 25 May 1904). (See Generation 2)
5. Thomas H. Wells, born ca 1831, Wayne Co, MO. died in Civil War. (See Generation 2)
6. Lewis R. Wells, born Dec 1833, Wayne Co, MO. died after 1900. (See Generation 2)
7. Pemetta/Phemetta WELLS, born ca 1836, Carroll Co, AR. She married Howard Lilleton, ca 1868.
8. Peretty/Perhetty Wells, born ca 1838, Carroll Co, AR. She was still single 1870, Crawford Co, AR.
9. Elizabeth L. Wells, born 1840, Carroll Co, AR. Died 24 Feb 1889. Buried Nelson Cemetery. (This may be the wrong Elizabeth as this Elizabeth’s tombstone says born 5 Jul 1844). Married Archibold Monroe Lipscomb, ca 1859. Born 9 Jun 1827, died 24 Apr 1895, buried Nelson Cemetery.
10. Jacob Franklin Wells, born 7 Jun 1842, Newton Co, AR. died 23 Mar 1926. (See Generation 2)
11. Margaret Wells, child of Jacob Wells by 2nd wife, born ca 1859/60, Crawford Co, AR.
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Generation 2
14-Charles Albert Wells, (son of Jacob Wells and Rosanna Nucum/Newcomb), was born 11 Dec 1829, Wayne Co, MO. He died 25 May 1904, Sheep Springs, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory, (now Johnson Co, OK.) He is buried in Rivia Cemetery, Rivia, Johnson Co, OK. He married 25 Dec 1853, Van Buren, Crawford Co, AR to Phoebe Annie Morgan. (Her parents unknown). She was born 24 Feb 1834, TN, and died 8 Mar 1920, Atoka, Atoka Co, OK. She is buried in Tushka Cemetery, Atoka, OK. Tombstone broken into 2 pieces which reads, (“Sleep on Sweet Mother, and take your rest”).
Children:
1. Rosanna Elizabeth Wells, born 17 Mar 1856, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
2. Mary Ann Norman Wells, born 2 Apr 1858. Tarrant Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
3. John Calvin Breckenridge Wells, born 3 Apr 1860, Tarrant Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
4. Josephine Roxanna Wells, born 1 Feb 1862, Tarrant Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
5. Martha Bell Frances Wells, born 10 Dec 1863, Dallas Co, TX. died before 1870, TX
6. Charles Albert Wells, Jr., born 26 Jun 1865, Dallas Co, TX. died before 1870, TX.
7. Louise Magnolia “Eliza” Wells, born 15 Oct 1867, Falls Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
8. Ada Cornelia Wells, “twin”, born 5 Jan 1870, Dallas Co, TX (See Generation 3)
9. Ida Cordelia Wells, “twin” born 5 Jan 1870, Dallas Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
10. Sarah Melissa Ellen Ardelia Wells, born 8 Jun 1873, Wise Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
11. Rufus William Henry Stafford Wells, born 8 May 1876, Wise Co, TX. (See Generation 3)
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Generation 2
15-Thomas H. Wells, (son of Jacob Wells and Rosanna Nucum/Newcomb) was born ca 1831, Wayne Co, MO. He died 1862. He was killed in the Battle of Prairie Grove, AR. in Washington Co. He is presumed to have been buried in Crawford Co, AR. He served in Company G., Twenty-second (22nd) Arkansas Infantry. Thomas married ca 1851, to Martha E. Rogers, (daughter of John Rogers and Amy G. Adams). She was born 18 Dec 1831, Hall Co, GA., and died ca 1863, Crawford Co, AR.
Children:
1. Nancy C. Wells, born ca 1852, Crawford Co, AR. No other information.
2. Lewis R. Wells, born 16 Apr 1855, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
3. Thomas H. Wells, Jr., born Apr 1859, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
4. Charles Christopher Columbus Wells, born 14 May 1861, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
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Generation 2
16-Lewis R. Wells, (son of Jacob Wells and Rosanna Nucum/Newcomb) was born Dec 1833, Wayne Co, MO. He died after 1900. Crawford Co, AR. He married ca 1862, to Sarah, maiden name unknown. She was born Oct 1837, AR. and died after 1900, Crawford Co, AR.
Children:
1. Thomas J. Samuel Wells, born Sep 1863, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
2. Julia Ann Wells, born 12 Sep 1865, Crawford Co, AR.  died 9 Jan 1949, Alma, Crawford Co, AR. buried Byers Cemetery, north of Alma, AR. alive 1910 Crawford Co, AR. (widowed) married 27 Jan 1887, Crawford Co, AR. William H. Cate, 5 children. (See Generation 3)
3. James M. Wells, born 21 Sep 1867, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
4. Rosa Lee Wells, born ca 1871, Crawford Co, AR. alive 1910 Crawford Co, AR. married 30 Jan 1897, Crawford Co, AR. W. A. Byers, born 1854, AR. alive 1910 Crawford Co, AR. 2 children listed on 1910 Census. (See Generation 3)
5. Lewis M. Wells, born Apr 1873, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
6. Harvey W. E. Wells, born Aug 1875, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
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Generation 2
1-10-Jacob Franklin Wells, (son of Jacob Wells and Rosanna Nucum/Newcomb) was born 7 Jun 1842, Newton Co, AR. He died 23 Mar 1926, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. He is buried in Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR. Jacob F. Wells served in the Civil War, Company G., 22nd Arkansas Infantry. Jacob F. married (1) 25 Jul 1866, Franklin Co, AR. to Delia Jane Yearton (daughter of John “Jack” Yearton and Matilda, maiden name unknown). She was born ca 1851, AR. and died ca 1875, TX. Jacob F. Wells married (2) 10 Mar 1878, Crawford Co, AR. to Martha Jennie Chastain, (daughter of Edward Bruce Chastain and Nancy Melvina Rogers) She was born 3 Jan 1846, AR and died before 21 Dec 1887. No issue. Martha Jennie married (1) Mr. Herd (2) Mr. Birk. No issue of any of her husbands. Jacob F. Wells married (3) 21 Dec 1887, Crawford Co, AR. Sarah Georgia Rozell, (parents unknown) She was born 9 Nov 1849, Crawford Co, AR. and died 12 Dec 1929, Dyer Co, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. Sarah married (1) Mr. Matthews, (2) Mr. Newton, (3) Mr. Dover. She had 3 girls from previous marriages, Mary Newton and Julia and Daisy Dover.  (See History of Crawford Co, Arkansas, Biographical Appendix (date published unknown)
Children:
1. Fanny E. Wells, born ca 1868, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
2. Andrew Jefferson “Jeff” Wells, born 18 Feb 1869, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
3. Jacob Franklin “Frank” Wells, Jr., born Feb 1871, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
4. Joseph Lee Wells, born 18 Aug 1873, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
5. Julius Quincy Wells, born 26 Jul 1890, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
6. Mary Lee Wells, born 8 Aug 1895, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. (See Generation 3)
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Generation 3
141-Rosanna Elizabeth Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan) born 17 Jan 1856, Van Buren, Crawford Co, AR. died 9 May 1941, 3 miles S. E. of  Severy, Elk Co, KS. Buried  Elm Springs Cemetery, Elm Springs, Washington Co, AR. beside her husband. She married 26 Sep 1880, Waco, McLennan Co, TX. John  L. Hargrove, (son of David Hargrove) He was born 10 Mar 1840, Jonesboro, (now Craighead Co,) AR. He died 25 Mar 1929, Elm Springs, Washington Co, AR. Buried in Civil War Section, Elm Springs, Cemetery, Elm Springs, Washington Co, AR. John L. Hargrove married (1) Martha E. Keenan, 11 Jul 1866 and had issue)
Children:
1. James Harvey Hargrove, born 9 Jul 1881. Died 23 Sep 1882, TX.
2. John L. Hargrove, born 7 Jul 1882, TX. Died 16 Jul 1921, Willow, Greer Co, OK. married Elizabeth T. Myers.
3. Martha Ann Hargrove, born 15 Aug 1884, TX. Died 15 Oct 1909, Grandfield, Tillman Co, OK. married Rufus Tyler.
4. Robert Toombs Hargrove, born 1 Jul 1886, TX. Died 13 Apr 1925, Waurika, Jefferson Co, OK. married Emma Jane Carter.
5. Charles Crittendon Hargrove, born 31 Aug 1887, Greenwood, Wise Co, TX. Married Mamie May McAlpin.
6. Margaret Josephine Hargrove, born 3 Jan 1891, married (1) Arthur Bascom Wells, (2) Arda Jay Jackson.
7. Grover Cleveland Hargrove, born 20 Jan 1893, Caddo, Indian Territory, (Now Bryan Co, OK). married Iva Bell McAlpin.
8. Claudia Hargrove, born 2 Mar 1895, died 14 Mar 1895, Pontotoc, Indian Territory (Now Johnson Co, OK).
9. Phoebe Bell Hargrove, born 31 Jan 1898, Pontotoc, Indian Territory, (Now Johnson Co. OK). died 21 Feb 1967. Wichita, Sedgwick Co, KS. Buried Old Mission Cemetery, Wichita, KS. Married Charles B. Ficklin.
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Generation 3
142-Mary Ann Norman Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan) was born 2 Apr 1858, Tarrant Co, TX. and died 9 May 1942, Ardmore, Carter Co, OK. Buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, OK. She married 17 Mar 1878, Cooke Co, TX. John Bradford “Brad” Hays, (son of Samuel D. Hays and Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” Davis), born 29 Jan 1856, Nashville, Davidson Co, TN. died 6 Mar 1922, Paul’s Valley, Garvin Co, OK. Buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, OK. Rev. Brad Hays was a Baptist Missionary for years and preached among the Indians in Indian Territory and after statehood.
Children:  
1. William Bell “Willie” Hays, born 20 Oct 1879, Greenwood, Wise Co, TX. Death date unknown, buried Mt. Olive Cemetery, Paul’s Valley, Gavin Co, OK. married Eva Brown.
2. James Henry “Jack” Hays, born 10 Sep 1881, Greenwood, Wise Co, TX. Died 15 Jun 1951, Ardmore, Carter Co,  OK. married (1) Nora E. married (2) 1932, Mrs. Rena McMillan Smith.
3. Miles Bond Hays, born 5 Jan 1884, Greenwood, Wise Co, TX. Died 3 Mar 1967, Stamford, Jones Co, TX. Buried Hillsboro Cemetery, Hillsboro, Hill Co, TX. Married 24 Dec 1904. Mildred Myrtle Lindar.
4. Albert Bradford Hays, born 10 Mar 1886. Died 1936, Tulsa, Tulsa Co, OK. married (1) Minnie Estelle Moore. (2)  ????? Wilburn.
5. Myrtle Lee Hays, born 24 Jun 1888, Mannsville, Indian Territory, (Later Johnson Co, OK). She died 1967, Ardmore, Carter Co, OK. buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Ardmore, OK. Married E. F. Riser.
6. Cortez Stubblefield Hays, born 21 Jan 1891, Oakland, Indian territory, (later Marshall Co, OK). He died 25 Oct 1959, buried Ardmore, OK. Married Annie Key.
7. Jesse Bradford Hays, born 23 Jul 1893, Marlow, Indian Territory, (later Stephens Co, OK). died 27 May 1959, Gainsville, Cooke Co, TX. Buried Fairview Cemetery, Gainsville, TX. Married Louie Bertha Touchton.
8. Mattie Louise Hays, born 20 Nov 1895, Marlow, Indian Territory, (later Stephens Co, OK.) died 7 Jul 1966, Oklahoma city, OK. buried Memorial Park Cemetery, Oklahoma City, OK. Married  Ike D. Sutherlin.
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Generation 3
143-John Calvin Breckenridge Wells, (son of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), was born 3 Apr 1860, Tarrant Co, TX. He died 9 Jun 1919, Bay, Craighead Co, AR. Buried Wilson Cemetery, Bay, AR. Married 1 Sep 1887, Quitman, Cleburne Co, AR. Mona Lester (daughter of John Thomas Lester and Hannah Shaw), born 12 Apr 1869, Olney, Richland Co, IL. Died 15 Jan 1946, Fender, Randolph Co, AR. buried Sharum Cemetery, Sharum, Randolph Co, AR.
Children:
1. John Thomas Wells, born 21 Dec 1888, Rose Bud, White Co, AR. died 6 Apr 1977, Pocahontas, Randolph Co, AR. buried Masonic Cemetery, Pocahontas, AR. married (1) 9 Aug 1908, Bristol, Faulkner Co, AR. Atha Callie Hall. Married (2) 19 Jun 1920, Pocahontas, Randolph Co, AR. Bertha Mae Stroud.
2. Phoebe Annie Wells, born 4 Feb 1890, Tishomingo, Indian Territory (now Johnson Co, OK) died 8 Jun 1985, Paragould, Greene Co, AR. buried Memorial Cemetery, Paragould, AR. married (1) 28 Jul 1909, Eufaula, McIntosh Co, OK, Thomas Jefferson McConnell. Married (2) 6 Aug 1938, St. Louis, MO. Henry Franklin Thomas. Married (3) 15 Nov 1961, Chester, Randolph Co, IL, James William Payne.
3. Vernon Lee Wells, born 17 Jan 1892, Rose Bud, White Co, AR. died unmarried 29 Apr 1912, Texanna, McIntosh Co, OK. Buried Texanna, OK. Died of spinal meningitis.
4. Esther Wells, born 30 Jan 1894, Rose Bud, White Co, AR. died 9 Aug 1982, Fresno, Fresno Co, CA. Buried Mt. View Cemetery, Fresno, CA. Married (1) 30 Jul 1911, Texanna, McIntosh Co, OK. John D. Roy Burruss. Married (2) 28 Aug 1944, CA, Claud Livingston.
5. Charles Albert Wells, born 25 May 1896, Hamilton, Lonoke Co, AR. died 5 Nov 1975, Pocahontas, Randolph Co, AR. buried Masonic Cemetery, Pocahontas, AR. Married 28 Jul 1917, O’kean, Randolph Co, AR. Effie Agnes Finley.
6. Inez Wells, born 1 Jun 1899, Hamilton, Lonoke Co, AR. died 28 Sep 1990, West Palm Beach, Palm Beach Co, FL. Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Lake Worth, FL. Married 29 Apr 1923, Randolph Co, AR, Arthur Luther Endicott.
7. Mae Wells, born 19 Apr 1902, Mt. Vernon, Faulkner Co, AR. died 9 Nov 1995. Sparta, Randolph Co, IL. Buried Coulterville Cemetery, Coulterville, Randolph Co, IL. Married 11 Mar 1923, Evening  Star, Greene Co, AR. William Henry Morgan. (parents of Reba Morgan Alsup)
8. Grace Wells, born 14 Sep 1905, Mt. Vernon, Faulkner Co, AR. died 28 Sep 1979, Searcy, White Co, AR. buried West Point Cemetery, Kensett, White Co, AR. married (1) 4 Dec 1920, Sharum Randolph Co, AR. Gavin Richard “Doc” Fowler, married (2) 29 Jan 1933, Pocahontas, Randolph Co, AR. William Henry “Bill” Caradine.
9. Matthew Lester “Pat” Wells, born 29 Dec 1907, Mt. Vernon, Faulkner Co, AR. died 20 Jun 1993, Searcy, White Co, AR. buried West Point Cemetery, Kensett, White Co, AR. Married 26 May 1928, Monette, Craighead Co, AR. Alpha Wilcox.
10. Clarence Hobert Wells, born 17 Jan 1910, died 27 Mar 1911, Texanna, McIntosh Co, OK.
11. Noah Clayton Wells, born 29 Apr 1912, Texanna, McIntosh Co, OK. died 20 Nov 1948, Bakersfield, Kern Co, CA. buried Fresno, CA. Married Rene White, ca 1933. Divorced, No issue.
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Generation 3
144-Josephine Roxanna Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), born 1 Feb 1862, Tarrant Co, TX. Died 15 Aug 1921, Tishomingo, Johnson Co, OK.  Buried Tishomingo Cemetery. Married (1) ca 1885, Charles Hawkins, 2 children. Married (2) 10 Dec 1893, Indian Territory, James Fenton Sherrill, (son of Andrew Jackson Sherrill and Malinda Chandler) born 3 Aug 1854, Fayetteville, AR. died 28 Dec 1944, Oklahoma City, OK.  3 children.
Children:
1. Dolly Hawkins, born ca 1886, TX. Died after 1974, Pawnee, OK. Married Perry Alva Fletcher.
2. Charles Hawkins, Jr. born 3 Apr 1888, TX. Died 12 Feb 1974, McAlester, OK. Married Mary Ann,    
maiden name unknown.
3. Bonnie (m) Sherrill, born 10 Jan 1897, Linn, Indian Territory, died 27 Jan 1897, Linn, Indian Territory.
4. Claud Cress Sherrill, born 13 May 1898, Linn, Indian territory, died 6 Jun 1907, Tishomingo, Indian
Territory, buried Tishomingo Cemetery.
5. Albert Roscoe Sherrill, born 11 Jun 1901, Tishomingo, Indian Territory, died 13 Feb 1925, Pittsburg,
OK. buried Tishomingo Cemetery, Tishomingo, Johnson Co, OK. Married 15 Jun 1921, Madill, Pickens
Co, OK. Rosalie Levina Watkins.
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Generation 3
147-Louisa Magnolia “Eliza” Wells, daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), born 15 Oct 1867, Falls Co, TX. Died 15 Mar 1959, Kiowa, Pittsburg  Co, OK. Buried Kiowa Cemetery, Kiowa, OK. Married ca 1911, Harvey Tillman “Till” Elmore, (His parents unknown) born 7 Mar 1869, TX. Died 23 Oct 1949, Kiowa, Pittsburg Co, OK, Buried Kiowa Cemetery. No issue. 
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Generation 3
148-Ada Cornelia “twin” Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), born 5 Jan 1870, Dallas Co, TX. Death date unknown. She married Charles B. Elmore. Born  Jan 1861, KY. Alive 1910 Johnson Co, OK. On the 1910 Census of Johnson Co, OK. Ada said she had been married (1) 20 years and had been the mother of 8 children with 8 still living, but no children were living with them. Charley said he had been married (2) for 20 years.
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Generation 3
149-Ida Cordelia “twin” Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), born 5 Jan 1870, Dallas Co, TX. Death date unknown. She married Mr. Butler and had 2 children. On the 1900 and 1910 Johnson Co, OK. Census, only one was living . Ida was listed as widowed by 1900.
Children:
1. Gertrude Butler, born Nov 1896, Indian Territory, (later Johnson Co, OK.) No other information.
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Generation 3
14-10-Sarah Melissa Ellen Ardelia Wells, (daughter of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan), born 8 Jun 1873, Wise Co, TX. Died 21 Mar 1957, Chickasha, Grady Co, OK, buried Local Cemetery, Sulphur, Murray Co, OK. Married ca 1896, Thomas A. Hargrove (son of John L. Hargrove and 1st wife Martha E. Keenan) born 14 Dec 1867, TX. Died Oct 1947, Sulphur, Murray Co, OK. Buried local Cemetery, Sulphur, OK.
Known Children:
1. Charles Albert Hargrove, born Nov 1897, Indian Territory, Choctaw Nation (later Caddo Co, OK.)
2. John “Jack” Hargrove, born Jul 1899. Indian Territory, Choctaw Nation, (later Caddo Co, OK.)
3. Grace Hargrove
4. Maudie Hargrove
5. Cora Hargrove
6. Faye Hargrove 
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Generation 3
14-11-Rufus William Henry Stafford Wells, (son of Charles Albert Wells and Phoebe Annie Morgan),  born  8 May 1876, Wise Co, TX. Death date unknown. Married Mrs. Mary “Mona” Scarber. She had 2 sons from her 1st marriage.
Known Children:
1. Henry Scarber
2. John Scarber
3. Albert Wells
4. Newman Wells
5. Mattie Wells
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Generation 3
152-Lewis R. Wells, (son of Thomas H. Wells and Martha E. Rogers), born 16 Apr 1855, Crawford Co, AR. died 29 Mar 1895, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR. married ca 1877, Susan F. Gutherie, (daughter of E. E. Gutherie and Catherine Lipscomb) born 2 Feb 1858, Crawford Co, AR. died 13 Dec 1936, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR. After the death of Lewis R. Wells, Susan married James Cottrell, 27 Oct 1901.
Children:
1. Martha M. Wells, born 17 Sep 1878, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR.  died 12 Jul 1952, West Mifflinboro, Allegheny Co. PA. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer Crawford Co, AR. married 27 Feb 1897, Dyer, AR. Charles Haden Moss. 10 children. Glynn Moss, 1898-1900, Lucy Merle Moss, 1900-1935, Frances Moss, 1902, Charles Vance Moss, 1905-1959, John Fielding Moss, 1906-1970, Mary A. Moss, 1909, James Gutherie Moss, 1912, Thomas Andy Moss, 1914, Pauline Moss, 1916-1977, Norman Stacy Moss, 1919. 
2. Charles C. Wells, born 1880, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. died 1881, age 10 months.
3. Emzie Lee Wells, born 5 Dec 1882, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. death date unknown. Married Arvilla Fuller, 4 Jan 1901, Crawford Co, AR. married (2) Viola Horne, 3 Feb 1918. Children: 1. Mary Geneva Wells, born 13 Feb 1919, Dyer, AR. married 15 Aug 1936, Daniel Cecil Love.  2. Thomas Lee Wells, born 2 Sep 1920, Dyer, AR. Died 27 Aug 1946. Van Buren, AR. buried Gracelawn Cemetery.  (Auto accident)
4. Thomas G. “Tom” Wells, born Apr 1885, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR.  died 1968, Van Buren, Crawford Co, AR. buried Graceland Cemetery. Married Viola “Ola” Warrick, 14 Oct 1906, Crawford Co, AR. 1 son Tom Baker Wells, born 13 Mar 1924, died 11 Dec 1927, Dyer, AR. (kicked by a mule) Buried Dyer City Cemetery.
5. John Richard “Dick” Wells, born 28 Aug 1888, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. died 3 Dec 1959, Dyer, AR. buried Dyer City Cemetery. Married Bonnie May Lawrence, 14 Oct 1907. Children: 1. Ernest Wells, born 14 Oct 1908, Dyer, AR. married Vera Morse Acord. 2. Thomas Wells, born 2 Nov 1910, died 21 Mar 1914, Dyer, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, 3. Velda Fern Wells, born 1919, Dyer, AR. married Fayette Peavey, 15 Oct 1939, Dyer, AR.
6. Ralph Wells, born 3 Nov 1892, Dyer Crawford Co, AR. died 10 Feb 1922, killed in World War 1, buried Dyer City, Cemetery. He died unmarried.
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Generation 3
153-Thomas H. Wells, Jr., (son of Thomas H. Wells and Martha E. Rogers), born Apr 1859, Crawford Co, AR. died ca 1923, Rock Island, Le Flore Co, OK. buried Rock Island, OK. married (1) 13 Aug 1889, Crawford Co, AR. divorced, Ida B. Evans, born 1869, GA. Died 1911, age 42 yrs. 2 children. Thomas H. Wells, Jr. married  (2) ca 1896, Hettie Elizabeth Harris, born Aug 1871, AR. died ca 1053, Rock Island, Le Flore Co, OK. Buried Rock Island, OK. 7 children.
Children:  
1. Lillian Mae “Lillie” Wells, born Apr 1890, Crawford Co, AR. died 1933, Wink, TX. Married (1) Dan Collier, married (2) Clarence Townsley.
2. John Jackson Wells, born Dec 1891, Crawford Co, AR. died Detroit, MI. married Ethel Jameson.
3. Annie Wells, born Mar 1897, Sebastain Co, AR.
4. James “Bud” Wells, born Dec 1898, Sebastain Co, AR.
5. Thomas Wells
6. Dollie Wells
7. Gertrude Wells
8. Emma Wells
9. Jessie “Stub” (m) Wells
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Generation 3
154-Charles Christopher Columbus Wells, (son of Thomas H. Wells and Martha E. Rogers), born 14 May 1861, Crawford Co, AR. died 10 Nov 1930, Baytown, Harris Co, TX. Buried White Cemetery, Baytown, TX. Married ca 1884, Margaret Elizabeth Bice, born 3 Sep 1866, Chattanooga, TN. died 19 Jun 1954, Baytown, TX. Buried White Cemetery, Baytown, TX.
Children:
1. Martha Jane Wells, born Aug 1885, Crawford Co, AR. died Baytown, TX. Married Walter Pope.
2. Thomas Franklin Wells, born 7 Jul 1887, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. died 16 Jul 1959, Baytown, Harris Co, TX. Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Baytown, TX. Married Viola Mae Hart (daughter of John Andrew Hart and Alma Belle Ledbetter), born 16 Jan 1894, Lonoke, Lonoke Co, AR. died 27 Aug 1977, Baytown, TX. Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Baytown, TX. 5 Children: (1-A.) Clarence Olin Wells, born 2 Jan 1913, Crawford Co, AR. married (1) W. Rose Kilsby, 11 Sep 1935, div. (2) Mrs. Florence Hale McNeil, (3) Mrs. Ruby Pearl Hale Wells, 22 May 1973. (2-B) Marvin Harold Wells, born 20 Aug 1915, Crawford Co, AR. married (1) Ruby Pearl Hale, 8 Sep 1934, div. (2) Ida Elizabeth Ditzenberger, 14 Jul 1951. (3-C) Freddie Lee “female” Wells, born 22 Oct 1917, died 22 Dec 1920, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. (4-D) Wilma Lorene Wells, born 14 Dec 1920, Crawford Co, AR. married Herman E. Bishop, Sr. (5-E) Jackie Leroy Wells born 5 Aug 1926, Crawford Co, AR. married (1) Helen Marie Casey, 21 Dec 1945, (2) Phyllis Cummings, 15 Aug 1979.
3. Myrtle Wells, born Feb 1893, AR. married (1) Ernest Baugh.
4. Ruth Wells, born 1900. Sebastain Co, AR. married Robert “Bob” Lee.
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Generation 3
161-Thomas J. Samuel Wells, (son of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown), born Sep 1863, Crawford Co, AR. died 1934, Alma, Crawford Co, AR. buried Alma City Cemetery, Alma, AR. married (1) 17 Dec 1890, Crawford Co, AR. Ada M. Dobbs, (daughter of Augustus B. Dobbs and Martha H.), born Jul 1870, AR. died before 1910, Crawford Co, AR. buried Dobbs Cemetery, Crawford Co, AR. Thomas J. Samuel Wells married (2) 1 Apr 1911, Crawford Co, AR. Janie Miller.
Children:
1. Samuel E. Wells, born Oct 1891, Crawford Co, AR. Married 5 Dec 1913, Crawford Co, AR. Lula M. Zuball.
2. Ada Blanche Wells, born Jun 1894, Alma, Crawford Co, AR.
3. Marium (f) Wells, born 5 Jan 1908, died 30 Jul 1908, Crawford Co, AR. Buried Dobbs Cemetery.
4. Baby Wells, buried beside her mother, no dates on stone.
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Generation 3
162-Julia Ann Wells, (daughter of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown), born 12 Sep 1865, Crawford Co, AR. died 9 Jan 1949, Alma, Crawford Co, AR. buried Byers Cemetery. Married William H. Cate, 27 Jan 1887, Crawford Co, AR. She was widowed by 1910. She said she had 5 ch/5 alive on 1910 census. Known children listed on 1910 census,  Arthur, 20, Virgil,18, Nelson A., 14 , and Willie, 12.
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Generation 3
163-James M. Wells, (son of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown), born 21 Sep 1867, died 2 Aug 1948, Crawford Co, AR. married Mrs. Estella Dobbs/Cate, 25 Dec 1905. Crawford Co, AR.
Known children: (from obituary) Daymon C., (1907-1945) World War 2, Lillian Russell, of Alma, AR. Mrs. W. M. Graham, of Fort Smith, AR. and Mrs. Raymond Dow, of Conway, AR. 
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Generation 3
164-Rosa Lee Wells, (daughter of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown), born ca 1871, Crawford Co, AR. married W. A. Byers, 30 Jan 1897, Crawford Co, AR. Known children, Annie and  Willie L. Byers.
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Generation 3
165-Lewis M. Wells, (son of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown) born Apr 1873, Crawford Co, AR. Married  Carrie Thurston, 28 Jan 1892. Crawford Co, AR.
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Generation 3
166-Harvey W. E. Wells, (son of Lewis R. Wells and Sarah, maiden name unknown), born  Aug 1875, Crawford Co, AR. Married (1) 21 Feb 1892, Crawford Co, AR. Susie Lockhard, (daughter of George W. Lockhard and Ida C.), born 29 Jan 1870, IN. died 15 Nov 1951, Chester, Crawford Co, AR. buried Chester Cemetery. Divorced.  Harvey W. E. Wells married (2) Flora Coleman, 7 Oct 1905, Crawford Co, AR.
Known children:
1. Floyd E. Wells, born 8 Jul 1893, Crawford Co, AR. died 2 Dec 1919, age 26 yrs. Buried Chester Cemetery.
2. Pearl E. Wells, born Jan 1896. Crawford Co, AR. Married Cecil E. Stafford, 24 Mar 1920, Crawford Co, AR.
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Generation 3
1-10-1-Fanny E. Wells, daughter of Jacob Franklin Wells and Delia Jane Yearton), born 1868, Crawford Co, AR. Married John J. Hutchison, 24 Dec 1885, Crawford Co, AR. Fanny lived in Melrose, NM, when her father died.
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Generation 3
1-10-2-Andrew Jefferson “Jeff” Wells, (son of Jacob Franklin Wells and Delia Jane Yearton), born 18 Feb 1869, Crawford Co, AR. died 31 Jul 1928, Fort Smith, AR. buried Forest Park Cemetery. Married (1) Margaret Millsop, Nov 1, 1887. Married (2) 13 Jul 1897, Crawford Co, AR., Mrs. Orlena Pryor Stephenson, born 20 Aug 1861, Coldwater, Tate Co, AL. died 16 Nov 1939, Fort Smith, AR. buried Forest Park Cemetery. Orlena Pryor had a son from her first marriage:  James Otha Stephenson, born 10 Oct 1880, Coldwater, Tate Co, AL. Died 21 Jun 1976. Married Mae Davidson.
Known children:
1. Earl Wells, born Apr 1899, Crawford Co, AR. Died 1983. Kansas City, MO. Married Edith.
2. Aubrey Wells, born after 1900, Crawford Co, AR. died about 1942, Fort Smith, AR.
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Generation 3
1-10-3-Jacob Franklin “Frank” Wells, Jr. (son of Jacob Franklin Wells and Delia Jane Yearton) born Feb 1871, Crawford Co, AR. married Sarah E. Morton, 31 Jul 1891. Known son:
1. Willis Virgil Wells, born Jun 1892, AR. Married Bertha McClure, 18 Jan 1920. Crawford Co, AR.
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Generation 3
1-10-4 -Joseph L. Wells, (son of Jacob Franklin Wells and Delia Jane Yearton), born 18 Aug 1873, Crawford Co, AR. died Summer of 1931, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. buried Dyer Cemetery. Married 11 Mar 1899, Crawford Co, AR. Florence Selby, (daughter of James H. Selby and Mary Ann Lilleton), born Dec 1872, Florence, Lauderdale Co, AL. died 1960, McAlester, Pittsburg Co, OK. Buried Dyer City Cemetery.
Known children:
1. Doyle Wells, born 1901, Dyer, AR. died Tulsa, OK. Married Bessie Wardlow, 22 Jul 1922.
2.  Homer Wells, born 1902, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. believed to have died Houston, TX. Married Ada Ruth Sherer, 6 Dec 1922.
3.  Colaha Wells,”male” , born 9 Feb1904, died 6 Feb 1905, Dyer, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery.
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Generation 3
1-10-5-Julius Quincy Wells, (son of Jacob Franklin Wells and Sarah Georgia Rozell), born 26 Jul 1890, Crawford Co, AR. died 2 Oct 1947, Fort Smith, Sebastain Co, AR. buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. Married 28 Aug 1910, Crawford Co, AR. Amy Chitwood, (daughter of Fletcher Chitwood and Alice Webb), born 27 Feb 1890 Dyer, AR. died 28 Oct 1969, Fort Smith, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR.
Children:
1. Paul E. L. Wells, born 17 Jun 1911, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. Died 1 Sep 1972, Fort Smith, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR. Married Erma.
2. Zell Angel Wells, born 11 Dec 1904, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. Died 24 Dec 1982, Fort Smith, AR.
3. Pierce Alvin “Pete” Wells, born 31 Apr 1917, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. Married Lorene.
4. Vernon L. “Bud” Wells, born 8 Apr 1921, Dyer, AR. Died 29 Dec 1983, Fort Smith, AR. buried Gracelawn Cemetery,
5. Charles Willard Wells, born 1 Apr 1927, Fort Smith, AR.
6. Bettye Juanita Wells, born 16 Nov 1930, Fort Smith, AR. Married Raymond D. KECK.
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Generation 3
1-10-6-Mary Lee Wells, (daughter of Jacob Franklin Wells and Sarah Georgia Rozell), born 8 Aug 1894, Dyer, Crawford Co, AR. died 1 May 1947, Dyer, AR. buried Dyer City Cemetery, Crawford Co, AR. Married 19 Aug 1915, Dyer, AR. Asa Dyer, (son of Joel Mark Dyer and Catherine Kurkendall), born 22 Jan 1891, Dyer, AR. and died 5 Jun 1973, Dyer, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery, Dyer, AR. Buried Dyer City Cemetery. After the death of Mary Lee Wells, Asa Dyer married (2) Nita Waggoner, 30 Oct 1948.
Children:
1. Reba Irene Dyer, married Raymond Winford.
2. Leona Leavon Dyer, married (1) Claud Chitwood (2) Jack Muzall.
3. June Dyer, married (1) Pete Accetturo (2) Elwood Steele.
4. Mary Katherine Dyer, married Mr. Myers.
5. Joel Mack Dyer, “twin”, married Inez Cranford.
6. Jacob F. Dyer, “twin”, married Wanda Porter
7. Ruth Dyer, married Mr. Pennington.
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By, Reba Alsup

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