Walter W Wells

Death 27 Jan 1955 (aged 75)
Burial Darling, Quitman County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 157695108 · View Source
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Among the large land owners is Walter W. Wells, who is recognized as a business and civic leader. He had 300 acres of land near Darling, where he operated a public gin. He was president of a loan association, and his family lived in a nice, brick residence in Clarksdale.
From: Works Progress Administration for Mississippi, Source Material for Mississippi History, Quitman County, Vol. LX, Compiled by State-Wide Historical Research Project, Susie V. Powell, State Supervisor, Illustrated 1936-38.


Walter Western Wells, born in Sharkey County, Secretary and Deacon of Little Zion M.E. Church, planter, ginner, community leader.

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  • Created by: Sharon Fortner Wright
  • Added: 1 Feb 2016
  • Find a Grave Memorial 157695108
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Walter W Wells (15 Jan 1880–27 Jan 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 157695108, citing New Bethel Church Cemetery, Darling, Quitman County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Sharon Fortner Wright (contributor 47356606) .