Dennis Wells Shea1

#22081, b. 23 January 1919, d. 20 November 2005
     Dennis Wells Shea was born on 23 January 1919 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA.2,1 He was the son of John W. Shea and Franc Ester Wells.2,3 He married Leone Zubell.4 He died on 20 November 2005 in California, USA, at age 86.1
     Dennis W. Shea (son, age 11 months) was enumerated in the census on 16 January 1920 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John W. Shea.2 Dennis Shea (son, age 11) was enumerated in the census on 8 May 1930 in Wells Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John Shea.3

Citations

  1. SSDI.
  2. 1920 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  4. Research of Melanie Kiel.

Eldon S. Shea1

#22082, b. 14 February 1922, d. 11 September 1978
     Eldon S. Shea was born on 14 February 1922 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA.2,3 He was the son of John W. Shea and Franc Ester Wells.2,1 He died on 11 September 1978 in Wisconsin, USA, at age 56.4
     Eldon Shea (son, age 8) was enumerated in the census on 8 May 1930 in Wells Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John Shea.2 Eldon S. Shea (son, age 18) was enumerated in the census on 16 April 1940 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John W. Shea.1

Children of Eldon S. Shea and Elsie Winifred Austin

Citations

  1. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.
  2. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. SSDI.
  4. Ancestry.com, Wisconsin Death Index 1959-1997.
  5. Research of Melanie Kiel.

Myra H. Wells1

#22083, b. 19 February 1892, d. 30 April 1969
     Myra H. Wells was born on 19 February 1892 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA.2,3 She was the daughter of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee.2,4,5 She married Otto Theodore Kowitz.1,5 She died on 30 April 1969 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, at age 77.6,3
     Myra Wells (daughter, age 7) was enumerated in the census on 19 June 1900 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of S. J. Wells.2 Myra Wells (daughter, age 18) was enumerated in the census on 21 April 1910 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of S. J. Wells.4 Myra Kowitz (wife, age 28) was enumerated in the census on 6 January 1920 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of Otto Kowitz.5 Myra Kowitz (wife, age 38) was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1930 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of Otto Kowitz.7 Myra H. Kowitz (wife, age 48) was enumerated in the census on 20 April 1940 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of Otto T. Kowitz.8

Child of Myra H. Wells and Otto Theodore Kowitz

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. 1900 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. SSDI.
  4. 1910 US Census, Wisconsin.
  5. 1920 US Census, Wisconsin.
  6. Ancestry.com, Wisconsin Death Index 1959-1997.
  7. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  8. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.

Otto Theodore Kowitz1

#22084, b. 9 December 1890
     Otto Theodore Kowitz was born on 9 December 1890 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA.1,2 He married Myra H. Wells, daughter of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee.3,2
     Otto Kowitz was enumerated in the census on 6 January 1920 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, as a farmer, age 30 with Myra Kowitz and Loren Kowitz in his household.2
     Otto Kowitz was enumerated in the census on 4 April 1930 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, as a farmer, age 39 with Myra Kowitz and Loren Kowitz in his household.4
     Otto T. Kowitz was enumerated in the census on 20 April 1940 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, as a farmer, age 49 with Myra H. Kowitz and Loren S. Kowitz in his household.5

Child of Otto Theodore Kowitz and Myra H. Wells

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards 1917-18.
  2. 1920 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  5. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.

Fern R. Wells1

#22085, b. July 1888, d. 18 April 1975
     Fern R. Wells was born in July 1888 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA.2 She was the daughter of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee.2,3 She married John Frederick Merchant circa 1911.4,1 She died on 18 April 1975 in Wisconsin, USA, at age 86.5
     Fern Wells (daughter, age 11) was enumerated in the census on 19 June 1900 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of S. J. Wells.2 Fern Wells (daughter, age 21) was enumerated in the census on 21 April 1910 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of S. J. Wells.3 Fern Marchant (wife, age 41) was enumerated in the census on 1 April 1930 in Oakdale Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John Marchant.4 Fern Merchant (wife, age 51) was enumerated in the census on 11 April 1940 in Sparta Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of John Merchant.6

Children of Fern R. Wells and John Frederick Merchant

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. 1900 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. 1910 US Census, Wisconsin.
  4. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  5. Ancestry.com, Wisconsin Death Index 1959-1997.
  6. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.
  7. Find A Grave.

John Frederick Merchant1

#22086, b. 19 March 1886, d. 21 June 1962
     John Frederick Merchant was born on 19 March 1886 in Wisconsin, USA.1,2 He married Fern R. Wells, daughter of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee, circa 1911.2,3 He died on 21 June 1962 in Wisconsin, USA, at age 76.4
     John Marchant was enumerated in the census on 1 April 1930 in Oakdale Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, as a farmer, age 44 with Fern Marchant, Harold Marchant, Hazel Marchant, Earl Marchant, Leo Marchant and Glen Marchant in his household.2
     John Merchant was enumerated in the census on 11 April 1940 in Sparta Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, as a farmer, age 54 with Fern Merchant and Leo Merchant in his household.5

Children of John Frederick Merchant and Fern R. Wells

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards 1917-18.
  2. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  4. Ancestry.com, Wisconsin Death Index 1959-1997.
  5. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.
  6. Find A Grave.

Bessie Viola Thoreson1

#22087, b. 23 June 1898, d. 10 February 1980
     Bessie Viola Thoreson was born on 23 June 1898 in Wisconsin, USA.1,2 She married Lee Richard Wells, son of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee, circa 1920.2,1 She died on 10 February 1980 in Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, at age 81.3,1
     Bessie V. Wells (daughter-in-law, age 31) was enumerated in the census on 2 April 1930 in Wells Township, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of Simon J. Wells.2 Bess V. Wells (wife, age 41) was enumerated in the census on 12 April 1940 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of Lee R. Wells.4

Children of Bessie Viola Thoreson and Lee Richard Wells

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. Ancestry.com, Wisconsin Death Index 1959-1997.
  4. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.

Morgan Lee Wells1

#22088
     Morgan Lee Wells was the son of Lee Richard Wells and Bessie Viola Thoreson.2,1

Citations

  1. Ancestry.com, US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.
  2. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. Find A Grave.

James R. Wells1

#22089
     James R. Wells was the son of Lee Richard Wells and Bessie Viola Thoreson.1,2

Citations

  1. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  2. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.
  3. Research of Melanie Kiel.

Myrtle Beatrice Schamens1,2

#22090, b. 1901, d. 1945
     Myrtle Beatrice Schamens was born in 1901 in Wisconsin, USA.3,2 She married James Earl Wells, son of Simon J. Wells and Clara E. Lee, circa 1920.3 She died in 1945.2
     Myrtle M. Wells (wife, age 28) was enumerated in the census on 5 April 1930 in Sparta, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of James Wells.3 Myrtle B. Wells (wife, age 38) was enumerated in the census on 3 April 1940 in Wells, Monroe County, Wisconsin, USA, in the household of James E. Wells.4

Children of Myrtle Beatrice Schamens and James Earl Wells

Citations

  1. Research of Melanie Kiel.
  2. Find A Grave.
  3. 1930 US Census, Wisconsin.
  4. 1940 US Census, Wisconsin.