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 Elisha Wells

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Elisha Wells

Birth
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, USA
Death 18 May 1813 (aged 83)
Burial Holland Patent, Oneida County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 13757829 View Source
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This grave marker is very difficult to read. His actual birth and death dates may be:
b. Mar. 12, 1758 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d. May 18, 1843 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT.

Elisha's parents were:
Joseph Wells Jr., b. Sep. 17, 1720 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d, Apr. 1, 1788 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. &
Mary Robbins, b. Jun. 24, 1721 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d. Nov. 8, 1797 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT.

According to North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 for Elisha Wells,
Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage Book : NSDAR : Volume 023 : 1898.
Elisha Wells (1758-1843) married Mary Griswold (1764-1834). He enlisted in 1777, for three years as a private in the Connecticut Line.

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Elisha Wells and Mary Griswold were married on Dec. 16, 1784 in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT.

Elisha Wells' children were (Elisha may have married more than once):
1. Elisha Griswold Wells II, b. Apr. 6, 1788 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d. May 9, 1858 in NY. He marr. Laura Crocker.
2. Salome Wells, b. May 1, 1790 in Clinton, Oneida County, NY. and d. Nov. 11, 1852 in Somerset, Niagara County, NY. Salome marr. Smith Darling.
3. Samuel Wells, b. 1791 in Trenton, Oneida County, NY. and d. 1868 in Trenton, Oneida County, NY.
4. Nathan Wells, b. 1793 and d. 1795
5. Chester Wells, b. Oct. 10, 1794 in Burlington, Otsego County, NY. and d. Jun. 4, 1874. Buried in Mahaska County, IA.
6. Mary Hanford Wells, b. 1796 in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d. Dec. 7, 1863 in Petersburg, VA.
7. Harriett Wells, b. 1801in Wethersfield, Hartford County, CT. and d. 1809
8. Ira Wells, b. Oct. 14, 1802 and d. May 26, 1862
9. Nancy Wells, b. 1806


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age 85 yrs


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  • Maintained by: Chloé
  • Originally Created by: Tombstone Hunter
  • Added: 27 Mar 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13757829
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/13757829/elisha-wells : accessed ), memorial page for Elisha Wells (24 Mar 1730–18 May 1813), Find a Grave Memorial ID 13757829, citing Holland Patent Cemetery, Holland Patent, Oneida County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Chloé (contributor 47159257) .