Henry Wells

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Henry Wells

Co-Founder of American Express and Wells Fargo and Co.


    Ashbel Wells

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    • 3rd Generation — Grandfather of Henry Wells
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 25 Aug 1734 
    • Birth Location:
    • West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut 
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    • Death Date:
    • 11 Dec 1806 
    • Death Location:
    • West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut 
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    • Burial Location:
    • North Cemetery, West Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 21 Apr 1757 
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    • Notes: 
    • Ashbell Wells's surname is also seen as Welles.

      Some sources give Ashbel's birth date as 23 AUG 1734.

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  • Sources for Ashbel Wells

    • 1 Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920, Baptism record for son Shiply Welles, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 3 Goodwin, Nathaniel, Genealogical Notes, or Contributions to the Family History of Some of the First Settlers of Connecticut and Massachusetts, Hartford: F. A. Brown (1856), 256, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 4 Hopkins, Timothy, The Kelloggs in the Old World and the New, Vol. 1, San Francisco, California: Sunset Press and Photo Engraving Co. (1903), 69, 124, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 5 Welles, Albert, History of the Welles Family in England and Normandy: With the Derivation From Their Progenitors of . . ., New York: Albert Welles (1876), 184, Google Books (Digital Library).