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James Wells
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Birth: 1802
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar., 1851
Beardstown
Cass County
Illinois, USA

m: Malinda Ann Owens md: May 1 1832
ch inc:
-David J. 1831-1903
-James Harvey 1834-1902
-John Riley 1837-1921
-Rebecca abt 1838-
-Levi abt 1840-

1850 Cass IL: WELLS James/48, Ann/40, David/18, Harvey/16, John/14, Rebecca/12, Levi/10, MONTHIE Chestine/24/male, Rial/20/male, Emma/15, Guilford/12, George/10, Phebe/21; WELLS Ruama/21.
(note, son David and Ruama married Aug 1850 - - at the time of this census her surname should have been shown as "Ames".).

Burial record not found. He is thought to be one of the interments relocated to Beardstown City Cem., per this placque in this cemetery:
"Here rest the remains of 47 early pioneers of Beardstown unearthed in July 1997 at the Beard School Grounds a former cemetery reinterred here on May 14 2002."

Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
Name: James Wells
Spouse Name: Malinda Owens
Marriage Date: Jan 1832
Marriage County: Jackson

This may be an alternative marriage record for James and Ann altho her DOB does not match that in 1850 census (abt 1810):
U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
Name: James Wells
Birth Year: 1800
Spouse Name: Ann
Spouse Birth Year: 1801
Marriage
Year: 1832
Number Pages: 1 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  David J Wells (1831 - 1903)*
  James Harvey Wells (1834 - 1902)*
  John Riley Wells (1837 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beardstown City Cemetery
Beardstown
Cass County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: LaDon Brennan
Record added: Jan 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103617925
James Wells
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 Added: Jan. 29, 2017
 
 
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