Jonathan WELLS

Male 1696 - 1756  (59 years)


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  • Name Jonathan WELLS  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 17 Oct 1696  Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jan 1756  Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Probate 03 Aug 1756  Will proved Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Notes from Wells FTW: Will of Jonathan Wells was dated 13 Nov 1753 and proved 3 Aug 1756. Mentions wife Mary, sons Jonathan, Reuben, Hubbel, James, Levi, Judah, Asahel--daughters Mary and Martha of whom later was married and brother Noah.
    Person ID I60246  Main Tree
    Last Modified 15 Mar 2022 

    Father Noah WELLS,   b. 26 Jul 1666, Hadley, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 06 Oct 1712, Colchester, New London Co., Conn Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 46 years) 
    Mother Mary Crow WHITE,   b. 05 Aug 1665, Hatfield, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Hadley, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1685 
    Family ID F04801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary NEWTON,   b. 23 Apr 1699, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1754, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1717  Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6, 7
    Children 
     1. Noah WELLS,   b. Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     2. John WELLS,   b. 1740, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Simeon WELLS,   b. 17 Jun 1720, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     4. Col. Levi WELLS,   b. 19 Oct 1734, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1803, Ellington, Tolland Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
     5. Martha WELLS,   b. 1742, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1778  (Age 36 years)
     6. Irene WELLS,   b. 04 May 1729, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1764  (Age < 34 years)
     7. Anne WELLS,   b. Between Mar 1733 and 1734,   d. 1734  (Age ~ 0 years)  [Natural]
     8. Jonathan WELLS, Jr.,   b. 13 Apr 1718, Colchester, New London Co., Connectocut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1780, Deerfield, Franklin Co., Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)  [Birth]
     9. Judah WELLS,   b. 1738,   d. 17 May 1797, Cornwallis, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Birth]
     10. Asahel WELLS,   b. Abt 1741, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1762, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 21 years)  [Birth]
    +11. Mary WELLS,   b. 14 Sep 1724, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1761, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [Birth]
     12. Hubbel WELLS,   b. 1735, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     13. James WELLS,   b. 13 Sep 1728, Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jul 1778, Wyoming, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)  [Birth]
     14. Reuben WELLS,   b. 23 May 1722, Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F04791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Oct 1696 - Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jul 1717 - Colchester, New London, Connecticut, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jan 1756 - Colchester, New London Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S03437] The Colchester Connecticut Newton Family, pg 12.

    2. [S02472] Import Wells File by Mary James on October 4, 2000.

    3. [S02470] Import file R. Dietz on October 4, 2000.

    4. [S02586] Local and Family Histories: CT, 1600s-1800s: The Families of Old Fairfield, Vol 1.

    5. [S02364] Genealogies of Hadley Families, Lucius M. Boltwood.

    6. [S04060] "Newton Genealogy" Genealogical, Biographical and Historical, Being a record of the Descendants of Richard Newton of Sudbury and Marlborough, Massachusetts, 1638 ( Ancestry.com).

    7. [S03407] The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records: Colchester, Colebrook, Columbia, Cornwall.