Dr Daniel F. Wells, III

Dr Daniel F. Wells, III

Birth
Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA
Death 26 Mar 1865 (aged 45–46)
Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
Burial Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA
Memorial ID 94087094 · View Source
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Daniel Wells III was born in 1819 in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois to Daniel Wells Jr. and Lucy Fuller Wells. Lucy, his mother, was born on Mar. 28, 1788 in Athens, Windham County, Vermont and his father, Daniel Jr., was born in 1782 in Athens, Windham County, Vermont. Daniel married Eliza GRANT. Eliza was born in 1820 in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois.

They immigrated to Oregon in 1847 in the same Ox train with Daniel's brother, Ira. Daniel and Eliza had 4 children:

Josephine WELLS b. Jun 1855, Elkton, Douglas, Oregon
Lena WELLS b. 1857, Elkton, Douglas, Oregon
Ella WELLS b. unkwn, Elkton, Douglas, Oregon
George WELLS b: 4 Jul 1851 in Elkton, Douglas, Oregon, d. 21 Dec 1945 in Douglas County, Oregon

Daniel III's occupation were he was a doctor as well as he ran a pack train also. He was killed by a horse on 26 Mar 1865 in Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon.



Name: Daniel F. Wells
Spouse: Eliza Grant
Date: 4 Jun 1846
County: DuPage
State: Illinois
Source: County Court Records at Wheaton, IL

(Source: Illinois Marriages, 1790-1860)


Name: Daniel Wells
Age: 40
Birth Year: abt 1820
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Illinois
Home in 1860: District 5, Umpqua, Oregon
Post Office: Locust Grove
Family Number: 58
Value of real estate: View image
Household Members:
Name Age
Daniel Wells 40
Eliza Wells 31
George Wells 9
Josephine Wells 5
Alena Wells 3

Source: 1860 United States Federal Census)


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Parents:
Daniel Wells
Lucy Fuller

Spouse:
Eliza GRANT

Children:

Josephine WELLS (1856- ) married Henry E. Cottle (1839- 1925)
Lena WELLS (1857- ) married Thomas J. Edson (1848- )
Ella WELLS (unkwn- )
*George WELLS (1851- 1945)


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  • Created by: Bob & AJ
  • Added: 23 Jul 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 94087094
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Daniel F. Wells, III (1819–26 Mar 1865), Find a Grave Memorial no. 94087094, citing Wells Cemetery, Elkton, Douglas County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Bob & AJ (contributor 47790994) .