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 William Robert Wells

William Robert Wells

Birth
England
Death 12 Sep 1908 (aged 89)
Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Burial Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA
Plot A.04.03.02
Memorial ID 89453 · View Source
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William started his working life accodding to census as a baker. He was at this time living with his mother and brother at Globe Yard in the Shambles in York; The Shambles is well known today as a tourist street with most of the original buildings today as in Williams lifetime; William met and married Henrietta Fell, and soon after they were married with just on child Louise they moved to live in Bradford. Here in 1851 William worked in the tin and plate industry. They had 8 more children here including one set of twin boys;

William then in 1861 had moved his family from 45 Wellington Street to number 15 North Street was working as a Turner and Brazier;

Come 1864 William took a brave step and gathering his family together took them to New York USA on the ship The Monarch of the Sea where they eventually settled down in the state of Utah; He also worked as a Tinner over there, also by this time his family had grown and flown all that is except Hyram who was still with them in the 1880 USA Federal Census

Children of William and Henrietta
1. Louisa Elizabeth Wells #102520633
2. Louis Charles Wells #102521681
3. Emma Wells #10252170
4. George Wells #102521831
5. Alfred Wells 1852 – 1872
6. Hyrum Wells 1854 – 1905
7. Joseph Wells 1854 – 1912
8. Henrietta Wells 1856 – 1856
9. Polly Wells 1857 – 1859
10.Mary Ann Wells #102515393


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  • Maintained by: Kent
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89453
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Robert Wells (7 Jul 1819–12 Sep 1908), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89453, citing Richfield City Cemetery, Richfield, Sevier County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Kent (contributor 47918050) .