Eliezer Wells Jr

9 April 1729–19 April 1827 (Age 98)
Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Eliezer

When Eliezer Wells Jr was born on 9 April 1729, in Amesbury, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Ezekial Wells Sr, was 42 and his mother, Deborah Worthen, was 42. He had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Sarah. He died on 19 April 1827, in Newbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in Newbury, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eliezer Wells Jr
1729–1827
Sarah
1740–
Abraham Wells
1753–
Miriam Wells
1755–
Eleazer Wells
1758–
David Wells
1760–1840
Ruth Wells
1763–1830
Sarah Wells
1766–
Mary Wells
1768–1851
Mehitable Wells
1770–

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

    Abraham Wells

    Male1753–Male

    Miriam Wells

    Female1755–Female

    Eleazer Wells

    Male1758–Male

    Male1760–1840Male

    Female1763–1830Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1776

Age 47

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 47

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 52

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of several places named with the plural of Old English well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’, or a topopgraphical name from this word (in its plural form), for example Wells in Somerset or Wellsnext-the-Sea in Norfolk.2 Translation of French Dupuis or any of its variants.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elieazer Wells in entry for Mehitable Wells, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Elezear Wells in entry for Abrham Wells, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Elieazer Wells in entry for Abraham Wells, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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